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light explosion text.
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Light explosion text




step 1

Open a new white canvas,
Use the type tool to put some text in the middle, make sure to leave some space around the text.
text


step 2

right click on the text layer and choose rasterize type
Hold Ctrl and click on the image of the text layer in the layer menu:
this will select only the text in that layer
load selection


step 3

We need to save this selection so we can use it later.
Go to select > Save selection..
In the window that opened click OK
click Ctrl+D to Deselect








step 4

Merge the two layers together:
Go to Layer > Merge visable



step 5

Go to Filter > Blur > Gaussian Blur
And set the radius to about 2.5 Px to get a nice blur like this:
blur

go to Filter > Stylize > Solarize
Then go to Image > adjustments > Auto levels
The result should look like this:
auto levels



step 6

Choose Polar to Rectangular
Polar to Rectangular