Not only can you create a background for your graphics in Adobe After Effects, you can also make one in Adobe Photoshop. How do you create a custom background for your title graphic with Photoshop? In this movie, author Luisa Winters walks you through how to create a custom background for your titles with Adobe Photoshop.
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- We could create really good static backgrounds…using Photoshop and the possibilities are endless in here.…Please keep in mind that whatever technique we go through…in this title will be an infinitesimal part of what…Photoshop can do.…So the following is not an example of the only things…that you can do in Photoshop, but just some ideas.…Go ahead and open Photoshop and create a new document.…From the document type, let's go ahead and chose…film and video.…
And now let's choose the preset for HDTV 1080p.…I'd like for the background contents to be white,…so I won't change that.…And I'll leave everything else the same.…I'll go ahead and give a name to this document,…I'll just call it text01.…And of course it will have an extension of PSD,…or whatever I choose to save it as.…Click OK and now you can see the document.…
We're going to go ahead and use some gradients.…For hat let's single click on the gradient tool.…And what that does is that it opens the tools options…up here in this part of the screen.…Single click right here.…
- Generating graphic backgrounds
- Using Premiere's Titler
- Creating title templates and styles
- Creating titles with After Effects
- Using Photoshop for multilayer titles
- Creating lower thirds in InDesign
- Creating vector graphics for titles in Illustrator
Skill Level Intermediate
Premiere Pro Guru: Mastering the Timelinewith Jason Osder1h 34m Appropriate for all
Documentary Editing with Premiere Prowith Jason Osder3h 48m Intermediate
Premiere Pro Guru: Better Transitionswith Richard Harrington2h 13m Appropriate for all
Premiere Pro Guru: Sync Sound Workflowwith Robbie Carman1h 58m Intermediate
1. Generating Graphic Backgrounds
2. Using Titler in Premiere
3. Using After Effects for Title Work
4. Creating Lower Thirds in InDesign
5. Creating Titles in Photoshop
6. Creating Titles in Illustrator
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