Creating an engraved text effect


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Creating an engraved text effect

I've gone ahead and saved my progress so far as type on a balloon.psd and the next and last thing that we are going to do inside this project and inside this chapter is to create the type on a name plate and we want it to appear as if it's engraved into the nameplate and we can do that while keeping the text editable. All right, so this is the effect we are going for, right there. I Love You, Smooshy. All right, turn that off and turn this off too so that we have just greenish and background on and then turn on the I Love You, Smooshy text. What I'm going to do is I'm going to take it, let's go ahead and make it active actually as well, and I'm going to move it down a little bit. So it's down here, on top of the nameplate. Everything we are going to do here, this engraving here is all going to happen with layer effects. So we don't actually need any fill whatsoever, any color inside the text.

So let's go ahead and reduce the Fill Opacity here inside t...

Creating an engraved text effect
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Creating an engraved text effect provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS4 One-on-One: Advanced

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Design Photography
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