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J.I.G. Video Logo Tutorial

This is a logo for a Video Editing Company. Ultimately, it wasn't accepted, as they already had a logo they were happy with, but I think that this does look very professional. So, this is a very simple tutorial on how I did it, and how you can create something similar. If you have any questions, let me know

Start off with the camera. Rotate it slightly to get it just the way you want it.

Circle marquee out the part that you want with a feather of at least 10px.

Now, use these blending options on the camera.

Drop Shadow

Outer Glow

Bevel and Emboss

Gradient Overlay

Then, put a copy of the oval pill on top of it, but make sure it’s a filled in sold color (#38A2DF). Then set the blending mode to overlay, with an opacity of 25%

Add the text, I used Zekton Dots with a size of 48px. and a black stroke of 2px.

Thus, giving you this: Click to open larger version.