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Sky’s The Limit: 40 Fresh and Free Photoshop Text Effects

July 16th, 2014

Text effects in Photoshop are an art not too many know how to achieve. At least not when we are expecting noteworthy effects. Still, a strong typographic logo or eyecatcher of any other kind is granted to draw a good deal of attention to whatever you want to communicate. Text effects with Photoshop are not that easy, but no rocket science either. We have curated 40 fresh and free Photoshop text effects to get you going. Grab your Photoshop and read on…

Playing with type and images in Photoshop

Website: abduzeedo.com
Creator: abduzeedo
playing-with-type
© abduzeedo

Create Leafy Text Effect

Website: psdvault.com
Creator: psdvault
leafy
© psdvault

Create Unique Splash Gold Typography

Website: psdvault.com
Creator: psdvault
fire
© psdvault

Design Layered Rock Text Effect with Natural Elements

Website: psdvault.com
Creator: psdvault
rock-text-effect
© psdvault

Typographic Logo in Illustrator and Photoshop

Website: abduzeedo.com
Creator: abduzeedo
typographic-logo
© abduzeedo

Create a Soccer-Themed Text Effect

Website: design.tutsplus.com
Creator: Rose
soccer-themed-text-effect
© Rose

How To Create a Tangy Orange Text Effect With Photoshop Layer Styles

Website: medialoot.com
Creator: medialoot
tangy-orange-text-effect
© medialoot

Vintage Stencil Style

Website: abduzeedo.com
Creator: abduzeedo
vintage-logo
© abduzeedo

How to Create a Lego Inspired Text Effect

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Creator: Stephen Petrany
lego-inspired-text-effect
© Stephen Petrany

How to Create a Smeared Ketchup Text Effect

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Creator: Mohammad Jeprie
smeared-ketchup-text-effect
© Mohammad Jeprie

How to Create a Delicious Jelly Bean Text Effect 

Website: design.tutsplus.com
Creator: Rose
jelly-bean-text-effect
© Rose

How to Create a Stylish Black and Gold 3D Text Effect

Website: design.tutsplus.com
Creator: Rose
black-and-gold-text-effect
© Rose

Create an Illuminated Text Effect

Website: design.tutsplus.com
Creator: Rose
illuminated-text-effect
© Rose

Create an Animated, Glittering, Valentine’s Day Text Effect

Website: design.tutsplus.com
Creator: Stephen Petrany
glittering-text-effect
© Stephen Petrany

How to Create a Chalk Logo Effect 

Website: design.tutsplus.com
Creator: Lindsey Meredith
chalk-logo
© Lindsey Meredith

How to Create Custom Dirt Typography

Website: design.tutsplus.com
Creator: Ricardo Gonzalez
dust-style-type
© Ricardo Gonzalez

Create a High-Gloss, Bubble Gum Text Effect 

Website: design.tutsplus.com
Creator: Samuel Mensah
funky-typography
© Samuel Mensah

How to Create an Ornate, Vintage, Poster Design

Website:  design.tutsplus.com
Creator: Benjamin Mounsey
vintage-poster
© Benjamin Mounsey

Create a 3D Ice Text Effect With Modo and Photoshop

Website: design.tutsplus.com
Creator: Tomasz Lechocinski
ice-text
© Tomasz Lechocinski

Simple Masking Tape Text Effect

Website: textuts.com
Creator: textuts
tape--style-text-effect
© textuts.com

Low Poly Text Effect

Website: textuts.com
Creator: textuts
low-poly-text-effect
© textuts.com

Cherry Blossoms Text Effect

Website: textuts.com
Creator: textuts
cherry-blossoms-text-effect
© textuts.com

Simple Printable Pennant Banner Design and Text Effect

Website: textuts.com
Creator: textuts
printable-pennant-banner
© textuts.com

3D Jar with Embossed Text in Photoshop CC

Website: textuts.com
Creator: textuts
3d-embossed-text-effect
© textuts.com

Shiny Inflated Foil 3D Text Effect

Website:  textuts.com
Creator: textuts
2014-text
© textuts.com

“Painted on Wood” Text Effect

Website: textuts.com
Creator: textuts
painted-on-wood-text-effect
© textuts.com

Simple Studded Text Effect

Website: textuts.com
Creator: textuts
studded-text-effect
© textuts.com

Curled Ribbon Text Effect

Website: textuts.com
Creator: textuts
ribbon-style-text-effect
© textuts.com

Striped Fuzzy Text Effect

Website: textuts.com
Creator: textuts
striped-fuzzy-text-effect
© textuts.com

3D Layers Text Effect in Photoshop CS6

Website: planetphotoshop.com
Creator: Rose
3d-layers-text-effect
© Rose

Elegant Glossy Text Effect

Website: planetphotoshop.com
Creator: Rose
slick-and-simple-text-effect
© Rose

Metallic Rivets on Denim Text Effect

Website: planetphotoshop.com
Creator: Rose
rivets-style-text-effect
© Rose

Create an Elegant 3D Text Effect in Photoshop CS6

Website: medialoot.com
Creator: Rose
elegant-3d-text
© Rose

Create a “Sports Center” Style 3D Text Effect

Website: design.tutsplus.com
Creator: Rose
3d-text-effect
© Rose

Create an Easy Glitter Glue Inspired, Text Effect in Adobe Photoshop

Website: design.tutsplus.com
Creator: Rose
glitter-glue-text-effect
© Rose

Create Abstract Text Effect with Metal Scraps

Website: psdvault.com
Creator: psdvault
abstract-text-effect
© psdvault.com

Create Unique Neon Text Effect

Website: psdvault.com
Creator: psdvault
neon-style-text-effect
© psdvault.com

Create “Cold Winter Night” Text Effect

Website: psdvault.com
Creator: psdvault
cold-winter-text-effect
© psdvault.com

The Voyager Artwork by Moe Pike Soe

Website: abduzeedo.com
Creator: Moe Pike Soe
voyager-artwork
© Moe Pike Soe

 Beautiful Water Effect in Photoshop CC

Website: abduzeedo.com
Creator: abduzeedo
water-effect2
© abduzeedo.com

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Bartosz
Guest
2 years 13 days ago

Great .
Thanks for sharing this .
Low Poly Text Effect is the one I really love . Also I like Elegant Glossy Text Effect .

Lakhyajyoti
Guest
2 years 12 days ago

Another great collection. I like most of the text effects. Thanks for the share.

Teelah
Guest
2 years 12 days ago

I really like that Vintage Stencil Style set, I can think of many uses for that style. I am also really interested in the Abstract Text Effect with Metal Scraps, I bet some cool things can come out of that. I can’t wait to try these effects out! Thanks for the very useful share!

Jenn Coyle
Guest
2 years 12 days ago

Thanks so much for sharing our Orange text tutorial!

teddy
Guest
teddy
1 year 11 months ago

superb ! many thanks ! this remembers me of the good old days ! :)

mersin tatil
Guest
1 year 9 months ago

nice tutorialls. thank you.

Alex S
Guest
1 year 9 months ago

I like some of the effects , we actually used some of them in our work, thanks for this tutorial!

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