Introduction: Simple Metal Texture

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In this instructable, I'll show how to make a simple metal texture.

Step 1: Too Much Noise!

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First of all, fill in your layer with a dark grey. Then go to Filter> noise> add noise, and play around with the settings.

Step 2: Blurry!

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Then go to filter> Blur> motion blur. Again play around with the settings, although I normally like a diagonal blur.

Step 3: Light

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Now go to filter> render> lighting effects. Tinker with the settings, there is no certain way of doing this.

Step 4: Et Voila!

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Your metal texture! Now go ahead and make it fancy!


REA (author)2008-07-04

how do you get the text like that?

bloke2022 (author)REA2009-08-16

most likely he made it the same way as the metal but with slanted text.

REA (author)bloke20222009-08-16

looks like theres also a bevel and emboss on it.

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