Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

This tutorial will show you a simple method to create a futuristic wallpaper that you can use for your desktop or for any sort of web background.

Open a new file with 1280×1024 px and 72 dpi, then apply the next shown tool

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

to represent the file’s background.

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Select after that this instrument

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

and try to create the lowest layer for the next logotype to be.

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Blending Options-Inner Glow

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Blending Options-Stroke

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Take now a different instrument

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

and draw an element of the logotype to be, like that one shown below:

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper
Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Fill 50% on the layers
Blending Options-Drop Shadow

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Select now this tool

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

and represent for the beginning the exterior edges of a ring, then press the Alt button and by using the previous instrument, it’s possible to cut out the inside zone of the same ring.

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper
Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Blending Options-Drop Shadow

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Using the last instrument, we have to draw a flare of white color placed on the upper part of the logotype.

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper
Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Fill 50% on the layers.

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

We have also to click on the following element shown here

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

and apply the next instrument

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Take now the indicated tool here

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

and make the necessary preparedness, reserved for the one of the logotype’s elements.

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper
Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Select the previous instrument after that and be ready to create another layer, that one from the image below:

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper
Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Blending Options-Stroke

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Choose this tool now

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

and draw a usual flare of white color:

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper
Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Fill 20% on the layers.
For your convenience now, merge down in a group all the layers composing this small object situated in the ring’s zone.
Now we have to make five copies of this group and place them exactly the same way it is shown in the next picture:

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Select now the next tool

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

to represent another ring the same way we did earlier with the previous one.
First represent the exterior edges, then click on the Alt button and using the last instrument, cut out the interior zone of the ring.

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper
Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Now we have to place under the logotype a kind of wide stripe. Represent it with the next tool

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

.

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Place inside the already created stripe another one, applying the same instrument used before.
Blending Options-Inner Glow

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Blending Options-Gradient Overlay

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

Gradient’s parameters:

Futuristic Computer Wallpaper
Futuristic Computer Wallpaper

The finished logotype should look this way!

View full size here.