Creating type on a path


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Creating type on a path

In this exercise I am going to introduce you to text on a path by which I mean text that follows the contours of a shape that follows the outline of a shape and we are going to be creating text along the top edge of a circle inside of this exercise. In the next exercise we will create some text along the bottom edge of the circle because as it turns out they require different approaches believe it or not. I am working inside of an image called spaceradio.psd. I would like you to open that one up and another image as well this image right here called spacetext.psd both available to you inside the 18 Text folder.

I am going to zoom in on this text since it's so very wide and so very dinky when we are seeing all of it. Basically what I want you to do is I want you to select the top line of type. If you bring up the Layers palette you will see that we have two lines of type, the top line and the bottom line they are both expressed on independent layers and in order to copy that text, in order to c...

Creating type on a path
Video duration: 7m 36s 10h 47m Intermediate

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Creating type on a path provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS3 One-on-One: Beyond the Basics

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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