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How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop

How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop
Written by Ahfaz Ahmed
How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop
In this tutorial, you will see how to add image in text. This is very simple and can be done in a few minutes. It is important to know the basics before learning this tutorial otherwise you will face some problems. Just follow the steps given below.
Also you will see three ready images at the end of this tutorial. After you learn how to add image in a text, you can add extra effects and ideas of your own and make it look more beautiful.
In this tutorial, I am using Adobe Photoshop CS6. It has almost all the features available in Adobe Photoshop CC. So there is no problem whether you create the image from either of the programs. So now let’s get started.
 
How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop
 
 
1 – Open any picture of your choice which you want to get inserted in your text.
 
How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop
 
 
2 – Now go to the layers tab and select “Layer via copy” or simply press Ctrl+J. This will create a copied layer of your background.
 
How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop
 
3 –Below the layers panel click on “Create new adjustment or fill layer” button and select solid Color. A new window will appear and there select the white color.
 
How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop
How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop
 
 
 
4 – As you will see, the document becomes white. So now, drag the new fill layer below the Layer 1 which we copied above. This will again show your background.
 
How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop
 
5 – Next step is to add text with white color and any font. I am using “Batman Foreever”. But for beginners I suggest “Impact” or “Arial”.
 
How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop
 
6 – Remember to drag the text below Layer 1 and above the fill layer.
 
7 – Now select the copied layer (Layer 1) and on top of layers panel click on the right button. This will open a drop down options and select create clipping mask. It is better to use the shortcut directly “Ctrl+Alt+G”.
 

How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop

 
How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop
 
 
8 – This will create a clipping mask of your Layer 1.
 
9 – Select the text and select the free transform tool (Ctrl+T) and resize the text.
 
How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop

How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop

 
 
10 – You will see the image in your text.
 
11 – For some effects, right-click the text Layer and select the “Drop Shadow” option.
 
12 – In the Drop Shadow menu, select the Blend mode to Normal with black color and opacity to 100%. Select the distance to “40” and size to “30”.
 
How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop
13 – You can now crop the image to remove the extra white area.
 
How to add image in Text Using Adobe Photoshop
 
This is it. If you didn’t encountered any problem, you must have completed this tutorial in 5 minutes. It is very simple if you know the basics. Still a person working with Adobe Photoshop CS6 will complete this tutorial. Now to make your image look much better, you can add stroke to your image as you can see in one my image. This way by adding up your own ideas, you can make this image much better. Check out our Adobe Photoshop section for more such easy and amazing tutorials.
 
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About the author

Ahfaz Ahmed

Ahfaz Ahmed is a young entrepreneur who loves to write on various topics related to Graphic and Web Design. He has worked on many blogs and also works as a Freelancer. Apart from blogging, he is also a graphic designer and a web developer.

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