Effects - Text Contour 1
are going to create a text in gradiente from yellow
to red and with a wire around it. The wire will have a
gradient effect opposite to the one of the text. It
isn't difficult, is it? Well, it is not.
a new file RGB of 10X3 cm: File>New. Deep black color.
With the Type
tool type a word using an embodied source. I used a Future one.
Go to the
Select menu: Select>Load Selection>Ok. Now, in the Layer menu: Layer>Type>Render.
Go to the standard color icon. Mark the color of the
front as yellow and the deep color as red.
Now, in the tool bar, click on the Linear Gradient
Set in the
selection from the left to the right. The effect will
be as the example below.
must be activated. Now Select>Modify>Contract,
mark 2 or 3 Pixels.
the selected Linear tool Gradient apply the effect in
the selected text from the right to the left. A fine string
around the text will be created.