How to Quickly Add Photos or Patterns to Text in Photoshop

How to Quickly Add Photos or Patterns to Text in Photoshop

You may have seen text images where the shape of the text has been filled by a photo or pattern. This is easy to achieve in Photoshop using clipping masks. 

Today’s tutorial will show you how to add photos, patterns and textures to text. It will also show you how to quickly trim your file to the smallest size possible and save it as a png file for the web. 

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How to Quickly Customise Pinterest Boards with Photoshop

How to Quickly Customise Pinterest Boards with Photoshop

If you we wondering how to give your Pinterest page the look and feel of your blog, today's video will show you how to create branded Pinterest board covers.

Unlike Facebook and Twitter, you can't add a header image to your Pinterest page. There are a couple of ways, however, that you can make sure Pinterest 'fits in' with everything else.

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How to Use Photoshop Layers to Make a Desktop Calendar

How to Use Photoshop Layers to Make a Desktop Calendar

Layers are the foundations of a Photoshop document. When you get to grips with the concept of layers and how they work, you’ve made a huge leap forward in your understanding of Photoshop and what you can achieve with it.

You need to know how to use the tools, options and panels. But without an understanding of how to add and manipulate layers, none of these tools will help you. Today’s video will show you different types of layers, how to show or hide them, and how you can make a desktop calendar using one of your favourite photos.

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How to Easily Blend Text into a Photo in Photoshop

How to Easily Blend Text into a Photo in Photoshop

How do you make text blend into a photo? In Photoshop, you can use something called masking. 

We will be using the same image that we added text to and then played with the font colour. In this example, I will show you how to make sure the leaves appear to be over the text, giving the impression that the photo was taken with the text already on the page.

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How to Change the Colour of Text with Photoshop

How to Change the Colour of Text with Photoshop

Would you like to be able to change the colour of text on your photographs using Photoshop?

Today’s video will show you how to do just that. It builds on last week’s tutorial, which showed you how to add a text quote to a blank notebook in a stock photo. You can change the colour of a whole layer with a colour overlay or have multiple colours within one text layer for emphasis and impact.

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