Now we will learn how to create a Microsoft Windows Media Player 10 logo from scratch.
Create a new file with an opaque background of 1024 × 768px and with a resolution of 72 dpi (pix / inch).
Apply Blend Options – Gradient Overlay (Blending Options – Gradient Overlay) with such settings:
You should have the following:
Now create a new 4 × 4 px file with a resolution of 72 dpi (pix / inch) and using the following tool – “Pencil»(Pencil) create the basis for the texture. Color 9D9D9D.
Using the tool “Ellipse” (Ellipse Tool) create the basis for the logo with the settings:
Overlay Parameters – Internal glow (Blending Options – Inner Glow):
Overlay Parameters – Gradient overlay (Blending Options – Gradient Overlay):
Overlay Parameters – Pattern overlaps (Blending Options – Pattern Overlay):
It turns out about the following:
Using the same tool (Ellipse Tool) we create a layer inside the logo. Color 9D9D9D. And also apply blending options – Internal glow (Blending Options – Inner Glow):
Take “Ellipse” (Ellipse Tool) and create another layer for the inside of the logo. Now, type Ctrl + R and use the left mouse button to draw vertical and horizontal lines, the intersection in the center of the circle. Using the tool “Angle»(Convert Point Tool) draw in the fourth part of the circle. Color – FBE349. It turns out:
Copy this new made layer and using Free transform (Free Transform option) move the center mark to the center of the logo. Then turn the copy clockwise 90 degrees. Color – 77B3FC.
We do the same, only with other colors. Red – F66537, green – 7FD72A:
You can select a circle using the Convert Point Tool. Using “Ellipse»(Ellipse Tool), create the middle part of the logo.
Applied Overlay Settings – Shadow (Blending Options – Drop Shadow):
Overlay Parameters – Gradient Overlay (Blending Options – Gradient Overlay):
… with settings:
Using the previous tool, we create the following effect, as shown below:
On layers, fill 0%. Transparency 85%. Overlay Parameters – Gradient Overlay (Blending Options – Gradient Overlay):
Now take “Pen” (Pen Tool) and draw a triangle. Color – 3A3C97.
Select “Ellipse(Ellipse Tool), and create another flash inside the center circle of the logo.
On layers, fill 0%. Overlay options – Gradient Overlay (Blending Options – Gradient Overlay):
Take now brush with blurred edges and large size, and make a weak whiteness at the bottom of the logo:
Make the inscription: “Windows Media Player”:
For all labels overlay options – Shadow (Blending Options – Drop Shadow):
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