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If you’re new to the design world then you might believe logos are very hard to create when really a logo can be anything you would like it to be. In this tutorial today I will teach you all how ‘to create a simple but elegant logo in Photoshop. enjoy
Create a new document (w)800px x (h)500px background #11d0ff
Select the type tool font: AvantGarde-Demi, color: ffffff, size:150px, and write out the word LOOP.
Now select the character panel or go to window>>character and a panel with character options should appear. Now Highlight your text then change the tracking from 0 to -140.
Now right click on your text layer>>blending options>>drop shadow. blend mode:multiply, opacity: 75, angle: 120, distance:0, spread:15, size:7.
Select the Bevel and Emboss option now. style:inner bevel, technique:chisel hard, depth:21, direction:up, size:27, soften:5, SHADING –> angle:120, attitude:30, highlight mode:screen color:ffffff, opacity:75, shadow mode:mutiply color:000000, opacity:75, then press ok.
To resize an image press CTRL+ALT+T on windows or CMD+ALT+T on mac then press click + SHIFT and drag it down to proper size.
Now drag in the vinyl record you’ve downloaded at the beginning of this tutorial and re-size it. Then duplicate the record and place them inside of the two OO’s.
You are now finished. As you can see a logo can be anything you like it to be but try to get creative. We could of done much more to this logo to make it more detailed or complex but I wanted you guys to get the hang of creating simple but elegant logos. Hope you’ve all learn something.