Effects - Text Ice
several ways to get this effect. I'm going to explain one of the easiest ways. Initiate a new
File>New archive, 10X3 cm, mode Grayscale. In the Tool
bar select Type Tool and type the words "PhotoShop
In the tools
menu select the tool Magic Wand Tool and click on the picture area which is in the black color. Thus the black color has been all selected, now.
Go to the
Filter menu: to filter > Pixelate>Crystallize use
9 in Cell Size.
the selection: Select>Inverse. In the Filter menu:
Filter>Noise with Amount of 70. Still in the Filter
menu: Filter>Blur>Gaussian Blur with Radius 2.0,
the result must be the same as the following.
most complicated one. We are going to justify the curves
of the picture. Go to the Image menu: Image>Adjust>Curves. The window below
will open. Try to draw a string similar to the one in the example.
applied the effect, deselect the text. Now
Image>Rotate Canvas>90 CW. Go back to the Filter
menu: Filter>Stylize>Wind, mark Distortion and From
the Left. Transform the picture into RGB: Image.mode>RGB.
In the Image
menu: Image>Adjuste>Hue>Saturation, the Color box must be activated. Try its several options. An effect quite similar to the ice has been
Now in the
Image menu; Image>Rotate Canvas>90 CCW and your
task is ready.