Join Chad Chelius for an in-depth discussion in this video Clipping images to text, part of Time-Saving Tips Using Photoshop.
- [Narrator] A common design treatment is creating a … text element that contains an image within the text. … but I'd like to show you a tried-and-true way … of clipping an image to text … while keeping the text completely editable. … Now it's worth mentioning that … this technique I'm about to show you … works with elements other than text. … you know there's a lot of flexibility here, … because it remains editable … and gives you a lot of flexibility. … So I'm going to start by adding some text to my document. … And honestly, you can use whatever font you wish. … that kind of, like, attaches to the image, … you know, that maybe speaks a story. … I'm going to type the word experience, okay. … And feel free to adjust the point size. … I mean, this technique tends to work best … with a nice bold large font, if you can make it work. … That looks pretty good. … And it really doesn't matter what color it is … as long as you have the text in here. … will not work with a background layer. …
- Customizing Photoshop
- Zooming and panning techniques
- Using Photoshop tool shortcuts
- Selecting, moving, showing, and merging layers
- Adjusting brush size
- Transforming selections
- Adding a color adjustment
- Changing type properties
- Working with Smart Objects
Skill Level Intermediate
Time-Saving Tips Using Illustratorwith Chad Chelius1h 45m Intermediate
Lightroom Classic CC: Working Fasterwith Chris Orwig1h 25m Intermediate
Mastering Selections in Photoshop CCwith Tim Grey3h 13m Beginner
1. Performance and Interface Tips
3. Selections and Masking
4. Working with Type
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