light explosion text
step 7Rotate the canvas:
Go to Image > Rotate canvas > 90 CW
Then go to Filter > Stylize > wind
Choose the settings below:
step 8Repeat the wind effect again by pressing Ctrl+F twice.
press Ctrl+i to invert the colors.
press Ctrl+F two more times.
press Crtl+i again.
in the end you'll get something very distorted like that:
step 9Now we'll get the picture back to normal Go to Image > Rotate canvas > 90 CCW
then Filter > Distort > Polar Coordinates
and choose Rectangular to Polar
step 10Make a new layer (Ctrl+Shift+N)
Set the layer's blend mode to color burn
Use the gradient tool and fill the layer.
step 11Now we'll add the text back
Make another layer (Ctrl+Shift+N)
go to select > Load selection Change the channel to Alpha 1
you'll get the selection of the text you made before
Fill it with black, by going Edit > Fill
change the layer's blend mode to Overlay
step 12we're almost done, just need to add some glow:
Right click on the text layer and pick Blending options
pick outer glow and change the settings as seen below
change the size and spread to get the amount of glow that you want.
we're all done, that's the end result
Hope you enjoyed the tutrial :)