0 Replies Latest reply on Nov 19, 2012 9:30 PM by janelle_f

    How to add a drop shadow to text

    janelle_f Adobe Employee

      How to add a Drop Shadow to Text with Photoshop Touch

      Learn to create text, give it a custom color, rotate or resize it, and add a drop shadow to add dimension.

       

      1. After selecting the "Drop Shadow Text" tutorial, press "Begin Tutorial" to start. Create a text layer.

       

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      2. Tap the keyboard icon to enter or change the text.

       

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      3. Type in your message.

       

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      4. Tap and scroll to change the typeface.

       

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      5. Tap the Color dot. Touch rainbow gradient to select new color.

       

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      6. Drag on the handles to resize and move the text as desired. Tap OK.

       

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      7. Tap Effects > Basic > Drop Shadow.

       

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      8. Tap the back arrow in the top options bar. This will prompt you to save. Press Save to save your project.

       

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      Download the attached file to view in PDF format.

       

      Janelle