Easy Photoshop Tutorial: Metal Text Effect

Mar 11th, 2013

A few different techniques and approaches to creating a metallic effect for type, shapes and logos. Pretty easy; takes around 20 minutes.

“Pink Cheetah” pattern:
https://www.dropbox.com/s/9d8org8xdgdqyg8/pink-cheetah-print.png

Font is “Omen”
http://www.dafont.com/omen.font

Metal texture from Shutterstock:
http://www.shutterstock.com/pic-130370999/stock-photo-grunge-metal-background.html

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