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Feb
2013

Round glossy, shiny style button

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In this tutorial we will earn how to make a round shiny glossy button.

Step 1:
Create a new document (File >> New) , size 300 X 300 px, white/ transparent background. In this tutorial I have selected transparent background.

Step 2:
Select “Ellipse tool” from tool palette. Press and hold “shift” key and draw a circle. You can select any color, I have taken #980505 color.
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Step 3:
Press and hold “ctrl” key and click on the button layer. Thus only button area will be selected. Now create a new layer (Layer >> New). Select gradient tool and set foreground color same as color we selected in step 2. Mine color is #980505. And set background color little lighter than foreground color. Drag mouse from bottom to top.
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Step 4:
Again, Press and hold “ctrl” key and click on button layer. Thus only button area will be selected. Now create a new layer (Layer >> New). Select gradient tool. This time select foreground color as white and with following settings.
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Now Press and hold shift key and drag mouse from center to bottom like below.
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deselect (ctrl + D) the selection.

Step 5:
Create a new layer (New >> Layer). Now select elliptical marquee tool and draw a shape like this. And drag mouse from top to bottom of selection.
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De-select (Ctrl + D). And our button is ready.

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final2

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

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