Designing Glossy (Web 2.0) Badges

This is a relatively basic Photoshop tutorial, but you should have basic knowledge of Photoshop and its tools to follow through to the end.

We’ll be learning how to design these glossy “Web 2.0” badges in Photoshop. We’ll start off making the shape then styling it using layer styles and additional separate glossy layers.

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Design a Glossy Dollar Sign Logo

In this simple ‘n’ easy tutorial I’m going to be teaching you how to create an effect similar to the one shown below, a glossy kind of ‘dollar sign logo’, great for Webmasters, right? 😉

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(please note: You can click on any of the images in this tutorial to see the larger images)

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Summer Photo Manipulation

In this quick Photoshop tutorial I’ll teach you how to make a nice, warm, summer photo manipulation for a photo. This tutorial best works for fairly colorful, fairly bright photos. In this tutorial I will be using this stock photo of the lovely Evangeline Lilly.

Evangeline Lilly Photoshop Tutorial

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Industrial-Style Metallic Text Effect

In this nice and easy tutorial I’m going to be teaching you how to make a metallic, industrial-style text effect, using layer styles mainly, but also filters to make nice after-effects. You can see my outcome from this tutorial in the below image.

Industrial-Style Metallic Text Effect Result

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