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Photoshop Tricks for Designers: How to Create Bada$$ Effects in Photoshop by Corey Barker

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1. Type Effects

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Working with type is an essential skill for a designer, and now Photoshop allows you to do more with type than you ever thought possible. In this chapter, you’ll learn a few tricks that will help you think a little more creatively about text as a design element.

Stone Age Text

This effect was inspired by the movie Jurassic World. It’s a cool way of using a single texture and layer styles to get an interesting result.

STEP ONE: Start by pressing Command-O (PC: Ctrl-O) and opening the texture image you want to use as your base. You can either use your own or you can download the texture used in this exercise from the book’s downloads ...

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