Instead of using a displacement map, here’s another method for taking a custom file and distorting it to match a background image.
Corey stumbled upon this effect while experimenting with the smudge tool and its finger painting feature. Start off by
In this design, Corey had set out to blend a large body of text with a silhouetted shape. After some experimenting
This crumpled paper effect starts with designing a piece of notebook paper and then applying a displacement map
The steps for creating this pirate text effect start with converting a text layer into paths in order to reshape
In this tutorial, Corey creates an animated background using Adobe Photoshop CS3 Extended.
Corey recreates a video game logo by building a grid background and circular target using the define pattern
Using this effect, you can transform anyone into a comic book character with a halftone, saturated look.