Five Fantastic Design Tricks
Here Are Some Really Cool and Quick Design Tricks You Can Use
In this project we will take a look at five different quick effects you can use to enhance your designs. You can even look at these as a springboard to experimenting with more creative effects in Photoshop both 2D and 3D. Each lesson is self contained meaning you can jump right to the effect you want to see without having to go in sequence. Have fun and remember to experiment.
What you will learn:
• Place an image inside text via layer styles
• Add a blur effect to add emphasis
• Use Polar Coordinates to create awesome graphic elements
• Place 3D text in a 2D scene
• Create abstract 3D design elements from scratch
• and much more!
User Level: Beginner - Intermediate
Corey is an as an award-winning designer and Photoshop instructor has been using Photoshop since version 2.0. He attended the Ringling College of Art & Design where he earned a BFA in Illustration. Corey is best known as one of the Photoshop guys on the popular podcast Photoshop TV and a regular contributor to Photoshop User magazine where he writes the popular Down & Dirty Tricks column. He was also the author of the best-selling books The Down & Dirty Tricks for Designers Vol 1&2 and the more recent How to Create Badass Effects in Photoshop. Corey also teaches at live events such as Photoshop World and Adobe MAX. Corey was recently inducted into the Photoshop Hall of Fame for his contributions to the education of Photoshop.