Text To Shape in Photoshop

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Are you looking to make a great title slide for your next slideshow?  Or perhaps a great banner image for a blog post? Photoshop has a powerful text engine that can really manipulate your text but if you really want to change your font and make it look unique, then Photoshop Shapes are your new best friend.

Adding Text

In this example I’m using  the image Cheering crowd at concert  – File: #58758282 | Author: erika8213 from Fotolia and I’ve chosen Impact Regular as my font.

photoshop text to shape_01

Nothing special at this point, I’ve typed in the text as i normally would.

Spell Check

After this step the text will be non editable, so its a good time to check your spelling. OK, my example’s pretty simple but if you were doing  lot more text its worth running.

Spell Check has been hiding in Photoshop for some time. You…

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