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5 Great Photoshop Text Tutorials

Creating a Light Bulb Text Effect

http://psd.tutsplus.com/tutorials/text-effects-tutorials/light-bulb-text-effect/ – This tutorial is a very detailed tutorial that can teach a lot and also give you a great text effect.

This is the final image from the tutorial

Create a Royal Gold Text Effect with Layer Styles

http://psd.tutsplus.com/tutorials/text-effects-tutorials/royal-gold-text-effect/ – This is another great tutorial from PSD Tuts that teaches both the use of the layer styles and gives you a great looking outcome.

This is the final outcome

Wrath of the Titans Style Text Effect

http://abduzeedo.com/wrath-titans-photoshop-cs6

Final Outcome Image

Wax Seal Logo

http://abduzeedo.com/easy-wax-seal-illustrator-and-photoshop

Easy Wax Seal in Illustrator

Create a Zee Vintage Label on Illustrator

http://abduzeedo.com/create-zee-vintage-label-illustrator – Sorry for not staying on Photoshop, but I couldn’t resist ignoring this one.

Final Outcome

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Hand Picked Fonts For Design

1. Null

 

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Null

2. Bebas

 

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Bebas

3. Olney

 

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Olney (light)

4. RNS Camelia

 

 

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RNS Camelia

 

Type rendering on the web (via The Typekit Blog)

Type rendering on the web Back when web fonts were in their infancy, I asked typophiles to help me understand why fonts look the way they do in web browsers. A year and a half later, with their help, advice from a few expert type technicians, and lots of research here at Typekit, we're starting to fully understand type rendering on the web. The translation of a font's outlines into pixellated text of varying quality, consistency, and sharpness is not straightforward. It i … Read More

via The Typekit Blog