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Victorian Steampunk Text Effect in Photoshop with GIF Animation

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Tutorials Text Effects 1655 Views September 4th, 2017

Learn how to create a steampunk text effect in Photoshop using textures and backgrounds. We are going to create a retro futuristic Victorian background with animation effect.

You can save the Photoshop result as animated GIF and display it online on your blog, social media post, etc.

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How to Create a Steampunk Text Effect in Photoshop

Learn how to create an animated Photoshop GIF background in just a few simple steps from this quick tutorial for beginners. But before we go to the animation part we first have to create the background. I will use the Victorian Steampunk theme for this Photoshop tutorial.

So create a new layer and add this Steampunk texture as background for our animation.

Now we are going to prepare the layers that will be animated in the next steps. Use the Elliptical Marquee Tool and make a selection around the steampunk clock.

Rotating Objects in Photoshop Animation

Press Control-J to make a new layer from the selection. Copying a selection to a new layer in Photoshop can also be done by going to Layer > New > Layer via copy. Call this new layer Clock 1.

Keep the Control key pressed and click on the Clock 1 layer thumbnail to make the selection again. Go to the Steampunk Background layer and fill the selection with color #23181c ; press Control-D to deselect.

Make a copy of the Clock 1 layer by pressing Control-J. Call this new layer Clock 2. Press Control-T to transform and set the Rotate to 50.

Repeat the process by making a copy of the Clock 2 layer. Call this new layer Clock 3. Press Control-T to transform and set the Rotate to 50.

Repeat until you get to the Clock 7 layer. We are going to use these layers to create a rotating animation effect in Photoshop.

Create a new layer and call it Rectangles. Use the Rectangle Marquee Tool to make two selections like in the preview. Keep the Shift key pressed to make multiple selections.

Press Shift-F5 to fill the selections with color black. Press Control-D to deselect.

Add Lightning Effect In Photoshop

Create a new layer called Electricity Effect 1. Paste this Lightning texture in this layer and set the blend mode to Screen.

Add a Hue/Saturation and a Brightness/Contrast adjustment only for the Electricity Effect 1; right click and choose Create Clipping Mask.

Add a Layer Mask to the Electricity Effect 1 layer and press Control-I to invert the mask from white to black.

Use the Brush Tool and color white to paint inside the mask to reveal some lightnings like shown in the screenshot.

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