How to create a rainbow effect in Photoshop? It’s easy! Follow the steps below and watch the
In the first part of this tutorial we’ll create the
rainbow, and in the second part rainbow effect letters.
Create the new document, and by using Eclipse Tool draw seven circles in different colours.
Tip: Hold the
shift key while drawing your circle and it will keep perfect proportions.
On the layer panel, click on the eyeball to hide the background.
Hit the right mouse button on the first eclipse and select “
You can notice the all seven circles merged in one layer (rainbow layer):
Select the Magic Wand Tool and click on the eclipse in the middle on the circle.
Rectangular Marquee Tool and select around half of our circle and hit the delete key.
By clicking the right mouse button on the rainbow layer choose
Bevel & Emboss, and Contour. Change the Highlight Mode to Color Dodge:
Your rainbow is ready. Add background and style the image as you like.
Let’s add some rainbow text to the our rainbow image.
Create a new document, and draw colourful squares all over.
Horizontal Type Tool, choose the font and font size and type your text on your rainbow image:
Click by right mouse button on the text layer and select
Pattern Overlay, click on Pattern and choose your new rainbow pattern.
Scale to 35%:
Bevel & Emboss, and Contour.
Watch also the Video tutorial: