How to make 3D text in Photoshop:

As there are different kinds of 2D fonts available for writing and designers like to work on it. The most amazing part is to work with 3D objects to change the fonts into 3D give them the real effect. Maybe you people want to learn how to make 3D text in Photoshop. So, here we are going to learn about how we can make the 3D effect in Photoshop in just a few steps.

how to make 3D text in photoshop
how to make 3D text in photoshop

Starting to make the 3D text in Photoshop:

Step 1:-

To create a 3d text the first step is to star with to create a new document. Go to file menu choose new (ctrl+n) a new document box will appear. Enter the size, here I’m going to use full HD pixels that is 1920px-1080px. Click ok and create the page.

open new document in Photoshop
Opening new document in Photoshop
Radial gradient in Photoshop
Radial Gradient

Step 2:-

To add content to the page, we’ll have to use Text Tool. Select it from the Tools palette, or press the letter T for a shortcut.

Step 3:-

The next step is to choose the fonts from the options which will come when you select your text. Select the fonts from there what over you needed so here I’ll select Algerian fonts.

Also read: Best fonts for logo design.

Text tool in Photoshop
Write your Text

Step 4:-

Next step you need to select that what kind for font color you needed you can even use Gradient on your text so here I’ll choose an orange color. These will be available in the options bar itself.

Step 5:-

After selecting everything you need to go for writing the text so I’ll write here “Vogue” and do resize so I’ll use Transform over here (ctrl+t) it’s the easy way to do it than whatever the size you needed you can do according to your understanding.

Step 6:-

After finishing this we need to convert the text into a shape to create a 3D effect. Select the 3D>New 3D Extrusion then clicks on mesh choose the texture mapping, scale and set the depth and in the panel click on the text “Vogue”.

3D option in Photoshop
Applying 3D effect to the text layer

Step 7:-

After that, I’ll give the bevel effect into the texture so that it gives a good bump to the text so In the 3D panel, tap the Texture layer. Presently, in the Properties board, click Cap. Set the Sides to Front, the Bevel Width to 20% and change the Contour to Cone Inverted.

Step 8:-

After finishing of this I’ll select the text and take a good perspective to it with the help of move tool and also select 3D camera with help of mouse button move the text so I’ll do a tilt towards the right.  

Applying the brightness adjustment to the layer
Applying the brightness adjustment to the layer

Step 9:-

After completing of all the effects save and export the text into jpg,svg or png it’s up to you so I’ll export this into png format.

I hope this tutorial will help you to create a good 3D text.

Applying the brightness adjustment to the layer
Applying the brightness adjustment to the layer
Changing the color of the background
Changing the color of the background

Hence, This was a very brief tutorial over how to make 3D text in Photoshop, hope this would have helped you alot.

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