?
Solved

How to create the perpetua font in photoshop CS2

Posted on 2006-11-11
4
Medium Priority
?
437 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-03
Hi Experts

I am trying to replicate the font on the following website - I know its in perpetua which I am using in Photoshop but when I type it in it looks too sharp.  If you look at the link and look at the right hand image with the text "November 14 2006" - its the same font but it looks a lot smoother.  Any help would be appreciated.

Regards

KIM

0
Comment
Question by:EugeneC
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 

Author Comment

by:EugeneC
ID: 17921175
Dohh!!

Sorry here is the link

http://www.favorideas.com/free/AllAmerican/index.htm

I am trying to replicate the font on the following website - I know its in perpetua which I am using in Photoshop but when I type it in it looks too sharp.  If you look at the link and look at the right hand image with the text "November 14 2006" - its the same font but it looks a lot smoother.  Any help would be appreciated.

Regards

0
 
LVL 10

Accepted Solution

by:
aplimedia earned 2000 total points
ID: 17924681
Hi EugeneC

Type the text you need... then while its highlighted Along the top:
change the setting to smooth... like this:

http://www.jonbysoft.com/EE/Images/ps1.jpg

Thats it.

Aplimedia
0
 

Author Comment

by:EugeneC
ID: 17925106
Thanks alot ! that did the trick.  As the question is for 500 points would you know how to alter an image from my digital camera to be similar in colour to the one of the couple in the link.  Its seems to be toned down a hue that is similar to colours used on the website.  As you can see I am no designer just a mere web developer!!!

http://www.favorideas.com/free/AllAmerican/index.htm
0
 
LVL 10

Expert Comment

by:aplimedia
ID: 17926086
Well... that is a seperate question all together!

However, you culd try opening it in PS and adjusting the RGB settings then play around with the curves to create a constant contrast.

Image > adjustment > Hue saturation / Colour balances / Curves (In that order)


Kind regards


Aplimedia
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: ZipGrep

ZipGrep is a utility that can list and search zip (.war, .ear, .jar, etc) archives for text patterns, without the need to extract the archive's contents.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way to say thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Ever visit a website where you spotted a really cool looking Font, yet couldn't figure out which font family it belonged to, or how to get a copy of it for your own use? This article explains the process of doing exactly that, as well as showing how…
This article outlines the struggles that Macs encounter in Windows-dominated workplace environments – and what Mac users can do to improve their network connectivity and remain productive.
In this tutorial viewers will learn how to correct colors in Photoshop using the Color Balance adjustment Open a photo for editing in Photoshop: Open a photo for editing in Photoshop: Select "OK" on the dialogue: The Color Balance adjustment works b…
In this Micro Tutorial viewers will learn how to remove an unwanted object using Photoshop’s feature known as content-aware fill.
Suggested Courses

864 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question