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Placing an Image in Text with Photoshop

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A lot have been sharing about the Photoshop basics, but in this tutorial, we will learn how to create one of Photoshop’s most popular and classic effects – placing an image inside the text! As you can see, thanks to the power of clipping masks, placing any image inside your text with Photoshop is simple and easy.

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Free Photoshop Tutorial: Transparent Glass Texture Lettering

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Transparent glass lettering in Photoshop is quite easy to learn and master. So long as you follow the step-by-step procedure thoroughly.

Three components that are very important in this tutorial:

  1. Font
  2. Pattern used as background
  3. Background image

In this free Adobe Photoshop Tutorial, you will simply be acquainted with valuable tips on how to attain this effect in just a few minutes using layer styles.

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Here are the steps:

Step 1 – Choose the image you will use and open it up in Photoshop. We will be using CS6, but any version would just be acceptable. So, let’s get the ball rolling.

Step 2 – Draw a shape with “Rounded Rectangle Tool” from the left menu and turn off the stroke from the top menu. Make sure that the shape is white and the blending mode has been switched to soft light. Your shape should be now blended into the background image, but still faintly visible.

Step 3 – Navigate Layer-> Layer style and let’s begin to do a little twist with the lighter effects.

  • First, we need to “Bevel” and “Emboss” with 250px Size, 16px Soften, 30 Degrees Angle/Altitude, Global light, 75% Opacity on Soft Light Highlight Mode (white) and 10% Opacity on Shadow Mode (black).
  • Then we need 25% Opacity on white Inner Glow with 15px size. The Color overlay should be white with 10% Opacity.
  •  And finally, the “Drop Shadow” should have 50% Opacity, 3px Distance, 10% Spread and 9px size and the same lighting effects and the Bevel and Emboss.

 

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Free Photoshop Tutorial: Adding Effective Photo Bleeds in Photoshop Made Easy

The imperfections in printing an image such as gaps and white strips are sometimes unavoidable. There may be swings in the page output when trimmed or bent. However, there is a way to control it. The technique used that serves as background fillers expanding at the edges of a page are called bleeds. Creating it with the help of Photo editing app avoids printing inadequacies. Follow these simple steps on how to add bleeds in your picture.

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Fun Printable Craft : DIY Personalized Photo Book

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Photos are one of the best ways to capture and preserve treasured memories. Wedding pictures, a family reunion photo or a photo of your newly born child for example, are some of the important memories that are good for safe keeping in an album. This tutorial is to help you make a personalized photo book which can be used to preserve pictures. This fun printable craft is really easy to do and can be enjoyed even with the kids.

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Do-It-Yourself Photo Jigsaw Puzzle

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Photo puzzles are not only fun to do but also fun to play. They can be also a creative and are good personalized gift ideas you could give to people you love in many different occasions. Puzzles can serve as an invitation, party favors or just a fun hobby you could create for your kids. This
stimulates the brain and even looks prettier to put on display when finished. The possibilities and uses are just endless. Here are the steps of another do-it-yourself printable craft you can try with friends and family. Continue Reading
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Free Photoshop Tutorial : How To Create Sketch Effect On Photos

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The art of color sketching brings a completely new perspective to various subjects. It offers textures on images where painting and other forms of art cannot mimic. Learning cool photo effects will definitely enhance the appeal of images. That is why it is awesome to know that you can bring this color sketch effect on any photograph using this free Photoshop tutorial.
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