Adobe Photoshop Tutorials
Glowing Cubic Text
This photoshop tutorial will teach you how to achieve this glowing cubic text effect:
Create a blank document, the example is 400x300px
Black background. White foreground.
Type your text in a bolf font.
Apply Filter --> Blur --> Gaussian Blur with a radius of something like 3.
This is what it will look like now:
Hit CTRL-E to merge the layers.
Duplicate your layer and select the upper layer.
Apply Filter --> Pixelate --> Mosaic and apply these settings:
Now set the layer's opacity to 50 percent and use Filter --> Sharpen --> Sharpen three or four times.
Press CTRL-E again to merge the layers.
Now bring up Hue/Saturation by pressing CTRL-U and pick a color.
These settings will get you the example's flashy blue:
There you go, you'll end up with this: