Get an introduction to Layer FX to make special effects on type.
- [Narrator] I want to add an outer glow to this text.…So I'll make sure the text layer is selected…and now choose the layer effects studio.…In here, we can turn on and outer glow…by tapping, and if we tap on the words…Outer Glow, it brings up the settings.…We can tap on the radius and drag to the right…to increase that glow radius.…We can also set the intensity of the glow…by dragging on it's slider.…
The fill is all looking to strong,…so I'm going to take that off entirely.…And I'm going to add a new color overlay…as a layer style.…Tap to turn it on, and tap the words to…bring up it's settings.…Let's choose our color.…We'll choose a pinky-blue, and we can drag…to set the brightness and the saturation.…
And tap away to close the color wheel.…I'm going to change the mode from normal…to hard light.…So we can see through it.…And now tap and drag the opacity to bring that down.…And now we've got a very faint fill…with the glow around it, doing most of the work.…The glow looks a little stark to me,…so let's go back onto the glow settings…
This course was created and produced by Steve Caplin. We are honored to host this training in our library.
- Adjusting color
- Working with selections
- Adding adjustments and filters
- Inserting text
- Correcting lens distortion
- Retouching skin
- Creating HDR images
Skill Level Beginner
1. Image Enhancement
2. Creating a Jazz Poster
3 Working with RAW Images
4. Special Effects
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