add text behind object in photo

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1. first open an image in photoshop.

im going to be using this one:

2. use you're text tool to type whatever you'd like.
i typed in blah blah. :]

3. click the layer mask icon in the layers palette.

4. press D so you're forground color and background colors are black and white .use you're brush tool to erase the parts of the text that are on the object. use a soft brush. if you messes up on some parts press X and go over the parts you want to redo.

5. and this is you're final result!

Tutorial Comments

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I'm pretty sure it is CS2 because I can do that fersho.

By TheMuffinMan on Aug 11, 2008 6:30 am

what font did you use!? :]

By ilabnela on May 19, 2008 6:22 am

mm lauren :D

By addictedlysick on Apr 24, 2008 2:24 pm

i like this tut better than the other one because you don't ahve the select the object and everything ;)

By munkyfacgrl on Feb 21, 2008 4:47 pm

i really like this one.

By shortcake on Feb 21, 2008 2:56 pm

yay! It works in Gimp, too!

By JessiicaStarx on Feb 21, 2008 7:07 am

this tutorial has already been done but this tut is slightly faster & easier. good job! "D


i agree with YouFoundWaldo. a drop shadow would have made the final result look better.

By manny-the-dino on Feb 20, 2008 6:56 pm

You should of gave the text shadow

By YouFoundWaldo on Feb 20, 2008 4:47 pm

=). Awesome! Keep It Up.

By oneroot on Feb 20, 2008 11:30 am

Tutorial Details

Author thatsamore View profile
Submitted on Feb 19, 2008
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Reviewer miyashu View profile
Approved on Feb 20, 2008

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