Learn about combining the Offset filter with filter blending and layer masks.
- [Narrator] Here are some further explorations…with the offset filter.…Here's my starting point.…So in this case, I am going to be combining the offset…filter with a layer mask and with filter blending.…First of all, I'm going to come to my type layer…and convert this to a smart object.…Then I'll come to my filter menu.…Other.…
Offset.…And this is the offset that I'm going to use.…I started out with 200 for both…and then I ended up making an adjustment.…I'm actually applying slightly more horizontal…than vertical.…So 207 horizontal, 200 vertical.…You can see that all that's going to do…is literally move the type.…But what if, having applied the filter,…we come to the filter blending mode.…
And rather than use normal as the blending mode…we change that to multiply.…So we see the original…and we see the offset at the same time.…Now according to the colors that you're using…you will need to experiment with different blending modes.…This effect is going to work best using multiply or screen…where you have your type as white or black.…
- Illustrating a concept
- Modifying letterforms
- Creating distressed text with a displacement map
- Creating effects such as smoky or fiery type
- Painting type with custom brushes
- Creating print-inspired type effects
- Working with multilayered type
- Creating a type portrait
- Creating nostalgic type treatments
Skill Level Intermediate
Photoshop for Designers: Textureswith Nigel French1h 47m Intermediate
1. Simple Type Effects
2. Damaged and Distressed Type
3. Real-World Type Effects
4. Print-Inspired Type Effects
5. Type and Pattern
6. Type Portraits
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