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...Adding Graphical Text to Images... ...Redux

Posted: November 13th, 2015, 3:34 pm
by den
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References:
...1) "Writing on the picture" message board thread: http://www.dl-c.com/board/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=1064
...2) "AddingTexts141123" pdf: http://www.ncplus.net/~birchbay/tutorials/AddingText/AddingTexts141123.pdf

Free, no restrictions, full sized Text image "Season's Greetings !" versions may be downloaded here [1200x400 pixels, 333KB]:
...1) http://www.ncplus.net/~birchbay/tutorials/AddingText/SeasonsGreetings3_Text_image.jpg
...2) http://www.ncplus.net/~birchbay/tutorials/AddingText/SeasonsGreetings4_Text_image.jpg
SeasonsGreetings3-4_Text_images-2.jpg
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The Reference pdf explains creating/using required masks for text outlines and drop shadows when Composit-Blending the suggested Text images to a Base image...

Illustration [3D, multi-colored, out-lined, curved, and warped Text]:
aIMG_9471-72.jpg
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aIMG_9471-72_1to1_crop.jpg
aIMG_9471-72_1to1_crop.jpg (52.62 KiB) Viewed 3929 times

Have fun!!! ...will be using this technique for holiday photo cards again this year...
...den...