Shiny Silver Button in photoshop
In this tutorial we will learn how to make a shiny silver web 2.0 type button.
1) Create a New document (New >> Document)
size: 300 X 200 px
Select “Rounded Rectangle tool” from tool palette and set,
style: Default (none)
And draw a shape of size you wish.
Press and hold “ctrl” button, and click on the button shape layer. This will select only button shape. Now create a new layer (Layer >> New).
Select “Gradient” tool from tool palette. And set white color as foreground color and #D8DADB color as background color. Hold and drag mouse from lower selection to upper selection. Now our button looks like this:
Right click on the layer and select “Blending options”. In blending options apply following settings:
Size: 1 px
Select Rectangle Marquee Tool, Press and hold “alt” key and draw a shape like this.
Create a new layer (layer >> New). Fill the layer with white color using paint bucket tool. Set opacity to 80% and Fill to 80%
Our Button is ready.