In this tutorial i???ll show you how to create a “Chameleon” text effect in a few steps. I create this effect under the use of the opacity & drop shadow tool. Get invisible!
Create a new document and place your text. You can download the used font (Chopin Script) on dafont.com!
In this tutorial we will show you how to create a stamp in Illustrator CS3.
I saw a tutorial by a guy who does something very similar to this, then actually traces it, with help from the BLEND tool, to have a perfect vector halftone (made up of perfect circles). It's only realistic for straight, square halftones…not fancy photos or anything:
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As mentioned in the last quickfix, there are some options in Illustrator that can catch you out. This particular one could cost you dearly if a job goes to print after overlooking this crucial option, resulting is a fuzzy/compressed and pure ugly rendering on the effects you added to your design. What we're talking about here is Illustrator's Document Raster Effects setting.
Step 1: Start off with a black canvas, my dimensions are 487px width by 305px height but you can use other dimensions that seem applicable to your project.
Yet, instead of working up a static character and plonking it into an After Effects project you can, with a little planning and foresight, use Illustrator to create a vector puppet ready for rigged animation.
It???s hard to pinpoint what makes this image so direct and powerful. Perhaps it???s the symmetry of the piece, and the way all the elements conspire to draw the viewer???s gaze to the centre.
Many graphic designers, illustrators and digital artists use Illustrator on a daily basis for creating fantastic vector images, but the application???s typography tools are often overlooked ??? or at least, not used to their full potential.
Ok on request here is how you achieve a half tone effect here only i used the shape of a circle. If you want it around a specific shape you must copy the outline of that shape and repeat the same then increase the size of the same shape, with reversal of colors you can get different effect enjoy! Let me know if it was helpful.
There are some options in Illustrator that can catch you out. This particular one could cost you dearly if a job goes to print after overlooking this crucial option, resulting is a fuzzy/compressed and pure ugly rendering on the effects you added to your design. What we're talking about here is Illustrator's Document Raster Effects setting.
5. To make it look like Cops logo color text yellow and make an outline. For outline like here copy the text, color it black and apply Object -> Path -> Offset Path with 0,05 in Offset. In Layers palette move the outline layer under the text layer. Move the points that stick out too much.