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Fire Text Effect

Step 1

Create new RGB document and type your text in white on a black background.

Use Filter –> Stylize –> Wind with these settings:


Click Image –> Rotate Canvas –> 90 degree CW, hit CTRL F to apply the Wind filter again.

Rotate and repeat another time.

Repeat another time and hit CTRL F two times this time.

Rotate back to original position, it will look like this now:


Step 2

Click Filter –> Blur –> Gaussian Blur

Set it to Radius 0.3 pixels and hit OK


Step 3

You are going to apply the Ripple filter now. ( Filter –> Distort –> Ripple..)

Amount 100%

Size Medium


This is what you will get:


Step 4

Click Image –> Mode –> Grayscale and confirm the Flatten dialogue

Click Image –> Mode –> Indexed Color

Click Image –> Mode –> Color Table.. and choose Black Body

There you go, done we now have fire text effect!


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