Text effect is perhaps one of the most frequently used as well as the most versatile techniques in graphic designing on Photoshop. The bst thing about it is that you can use just about any effect, style or texture to produce interesting typography.
The more versatile the text effect technique is, the more people have experimented with it and produced some brilliant tutorials. And so this post aims to give you a comprehensive collection of the best Photoshop text effect tutorials. Take a look at the full list after the jump.
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Grass Text Effect
Cool looking grass-text effect using a photo of grass, the pen tool, and a bit of patience.
Reflective Liquid Effect
Realistic text made from water drops.
Flaming Meteor Text Effect
Take typography one step further by having text falling from the sky in a burning inferno.
Smooth Glass Effect
Nice looking translucent glass type that’ll work great on any background, made completely with layer styles.
Fire Burning Text Effect
How to use a photograph of fire to set text to the match.
Supernatural Text Effect
Creating a smoky night effect on text to give it an eerie supernatural sort of feel.
3D Typographic Effects
How to add the wow factor to 3D text using Photoshop’s art tools.
Smooth Chrome Text
How to create a nice StarCraft style wallpaper.
Advance Glow Effect
Old School Type
Killer Metallic Text
Here we will create a style named ‘Scanline Text’ which is basically text which glows like bright scanlines, with a smart reflection as well.
Shining Neon Text Effect in Photoshop
Creating the Sky Logo
Very simple and straightforward way of creating Sky’s latest logo.
Star Wars text effect
Super Cool Frilly Bits Typography
How to mix some vectors with letters to create a really nice design.
Wanted Sign Into A Piece of Wood
Make an awesome wood emboss effect, put bullet holes into the wood, and finally smoke ’em up to a gnarly Wyatt-Earp-just-walked-past look.
Wood Inlay Text
How to create a wood inlay effect using wood textures, layer masks and a few creative selection techniques.
Wave’s Text Effect
Glossy Emblem Text Effects
Spectacular Style Text Effect
Happy New Year
Jelly Fish Delight
Realistic Scorching Fire Effect
Amazing Video-Game Text Style
Lost in Space
Slick 3D Ice Text Effect
Stunning City Skyline
80’s Style Design
Dream Design with 3D Typography
Destructive Black and White Lettering with a Dramatic Splash Effect
Stunning 3D Sunset Type Illustration
Dynamic Recessed Watercolor
3D Text Blocks
The next 50
Glad you make it this far, here’s another 50 Photoshop text effect tutorials.
Trendy Galactic Poster Design
Cool Wet Ink
NFS Pro Street Stencil Tutorial
New Retro Text Effect
Star Wars Logo
Baseball-Inspired Text Effect
This is a tutorial based on how to create a realistic baseball inspired text effects with stitches around the corner in Photoshop, made from scratch.
RAWZ Light Effects
This tutorial shows how to create superb RAWZ light effect text style with carbon fiber background in Photoshop from scratch.
Candy Cane Text
A tutorial to create a modern, colourful and delicious candy-like text effect in Photoshop.
Broken Plate Text Effect
This tutorial illustrates a wonderful and realistic broken plates text effect in Photoshop from just a blank Photoshop document.
Colourful Rainbow Text Effect
This tutorial is based on creating a marvelous rainbow text effect with different effects in Photoshop from scratch.
Realistic Stitched Text Effect
Create a realistic fabric stitching text effect in Photoshop from zero.
Steam Powered Typographic Treatment
This is a tutorial which focuses on creating an awesome steam-powered text effect in Photoshop from scratch.