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May 3, 2009

How to Make Electric Effect by Photoshop

How to Make Electric Effect by Photoshop


Last months I designed this poster for Thailand Othello Championship 2009 by Adobe Photoshop


Sosuco Thailand Othello Championship2009 Poster


Many peoples loved it. You may wonder how did I do this electric effect on this poster.
This tutorial will show you how to do...

Step 1: Create New file (Any dimension)in Adobe Photoshop and Press 'D' to reset the colors of foreground and background to default. (Black and White)
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Step 2: Choose=> Filter and Then Render=>Clouds

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You should get the results like this picture below:

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Step 3: Now Click on=> Filter and Then Render=>Difference Clouds

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The results:

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Step 4: Press CTRL+I to invert the color

The results:

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Step 5: Press CTRL+L and move the middle arrow to the right.

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Step 6: Adjust the color by press CTRL+U (Don't forget to tick on Colorize), You can change to your prefer colors. (for this example, I change to Blue.)

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Step 7: After you have satisfy the color of your electric effect, then Save to PSD format.
For now, You are finish creating electric effect.

Step 8: And When You wanna use it...
  • Open your electric file.

  • Delete Black color from your electric effect(For doing this choose=>Select=>Color Range...=>Click on Black color and Press Delete button)

  • At your electric layer's Blending Mode: Choose Screen

  • Drag and Drop it to the picture which you wanna put this effect on.

  • Adjust it until you satisfy with the result

  • Finish


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3 comments:

Ramish Saeed said...

Hello admin,
your blog is excellent but how to delete black color from the electricity text effect in Photoshop
Using color range is not working
I am using Photoshop Cs5.5 Extended

zen_ar218 said...

You have to unlock layer first.

You can do by Double Click on layer which you want to unlock.

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Another options, you can also use magic wand to remove black color.


Good Lucks

Unknown said...

Thank you for the Tut.. Worked well.

 
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