Amazing Cutout ZOO TYPOGRAPHY Text Effect Photoshop Tutorial

CREATE THIS 3D TEXT EFFECT THAT WILL BLOW YOUR MIND! | We will create this text effect using nothing but a few stock images of animals. Anybody should be able to follow this tutorial and have fun!

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02:05 After looking over the assets, create the new file
03:23 Overlay the map graphic
04:44 Colorizing the map and background
05:57 Placing the text
07:37 Creating the Cutout/Peeling Effect
08:36 Changing the color of the cutouts
11:25 Adding the first round of shadows
12:51 Create the 3D shadows for the cutouts
16:13 Creating the inner shadow for depth
17:45 Adding the Giraffe
21:35 Adding the Lion
25:09 Adding the Elephant
27:15 Adding the Snake
29:14 Adding the Gorilla
33:12 Cleaning up the 3D shadows
34:38 Painting the shadows for the animals
36:06 Adding the trees/foliage
42:51 Adding the Owl and Dart Frog
45:45 Adding the final tree garnish and the global colorizing effect to finish everything.

In this Photoshop tutorial, we will use a simple typeface mixed with color effects to build a paper style background and then create a 3D peeling letter effect and then talk about masking in animals for our β€œZOO” as well as mixing foliage, shadows, and much more to create a very cool looking type effect that you’re sure to love.

We will talk about Dodging and Burning, Shape Layers, Layer Masks, Creating Shadows, Building Depth, Compositing Elements of a Photo Manipulation, Color Effects, Faking 3D, Isolating Objects using Color Range, Working with Multiple Files at Once, and SO much more! Thanks for watching!

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