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Feb
2013

Black glossy 3D background

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In this tutorial I will show you how to turn a simple black background into a glossy 3d background. As always, the layered Photoshop file is available for download at the end of the tutorial.

Final Image preview
Below is the final preview of the image.
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Step 1:
Create a new document, roughly about 500 px X 500 pixels, with white or transparent background. Fill the layer with #3c3c3c color.
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Step 2:
Right click first layer and select “duplicate layer”. This will create a duplicate layer of the first layer. Set foreground color to #b7b7b7.
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Now Select “Ellipse Tool” with “Fill pixels”.
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and draw a large circular shape.
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change layer mode to “Multiply” and set opacity to 30%. Now it looks like this.
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Right click the layer and apply following layer style.
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That’s it, you’ve done it. This is how background looks now:
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I hope you like the tutorial.

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Name: Ravi Shekhar
I love learning and sharing web stuffs.

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