Similarly extruding other type layers


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Similarly extruding other type layers

All right, so far we've manage to apply extrusion settings to one of the three words. Now let's address the other two. I've saved my progress as The extruded Zap .psd, found inside the 03_cables folder. If you're working along with me, go ahead and select the bang layer, then go up to the 3D menu, choose Repousse, and choose Layer Mask. If you get the alert message, go ahead and click the Yes button. Then the first thing we should do inside the Repousse dialog box is change the Mesh Quality from Draft, to Best. Next I want to go ahead and change the Depth value to 6, and then turn on the Shear radio button. I came up with an X Angle value of -30, and a Y Angle of -60, and then I went ahead and changed the Twist value to 80.

Now, notice that we get these amazingly smooth contours as a result of the Best Mesh Quality setting. Now this time around, we've got three holes to worry about; two in the B, and one in the A. Let's go ahead and change that Type setting to Hol...

Similarly extruding other type layers
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Similarly extruding other type layers provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS5 Extended One-on-One: 3D Type Effects

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3D + Animation Design
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