Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Executive produced by Zoe Saldana (who will be the subject of one episode), a celebrity travels back to their hometown to pay tribute to the one person from their past (before they were famous) who helped change their life by giving them an over-the-top, heart-felt surprise.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Go behind the scenes with some of the biggest digital celebrities to see what life is like when the blogging and tweeting stops.
Digital influencer Justine Ezarik (iJustine) is back. After covering the world of wearable tech last season, iJustine is expanding her coverage this year by profiling the hottest tech trends across the country.
Documentary shorts conceived of and directed by famous actors. Jeff Garlin, Katie Holmes, Alia Shawkat, Judy Greer, and James Purefoy
A 12 episode documentary series following 5 startup companies competing in the 2013 San Francisco TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield as they fine tune their products and eventually present in front of a panel of judges in hopes of winning $50,000 in funding.
Gwyneth Paltrow and Tracy Anderson spend time with women who've overcome hardship, injury, and setbacks to triumph in the face of adversity.
In this Adobe Photoshop CS3 tutorial, learn how to create circular text on a path without having to use the dreaded Pen tool.
Tags:how to create circular text on a path,how to use photoshop,Photoshop CS3,photoshop help,photoshop text,photoshop Tips,photoshop tutorials,software help,software tips,tech help,techtutortv
Grab video code:
How to Create Circular Text on a Path in Photoshop CS3
I have a really quick method how you can create circular text on a path without having to use the pin tool and go through the pain of actually creating a path to begin with. This is really simple. So what you want to do is I have a blank canvas. You might want to do this on top of your photo and I simply filled that with a color. So it looks a little bit better when I add my text.
So next of all, I'm going to choose my text tool and then I'm going to go up. I could change the font. I could change the size if I’d like. I'm going to change the color and then I'm going to click on here and you want to have, you know, probably about five to eight words, something that’s going to be enough where you can actually tell that’s its circular. I'm going to go ahead and type and I'm going to go ahead just move it. Go back to my text tool, click after it and then I'm going to click at this button right here to create work text. And for style, you want to choose ark.
Now it’s got it automatically. I'm going to move this down, create your circle. Now it’s not quite as bent as I would like it. So you can increase this and you can make it more of a circle or you can also decrease it if you want it to show up on the bottom. And then for vertical distortion, you want to go ahead and you want to change this to, I would say, whatever looks good, usually a little bit in the negative. I'm going to go ahead and do negative eight, in this way, it doesn’t look quite so flat. I'm going to go ahead and click on OK. I'm going to actually select it and then change it to a little smaller so it will fit. In this way, I can change it.
And of course if you’d like this more circular, you can go ahead and you can use the text tool to go back, and you could change that even more to get even more of a bend if you’d like. Click OK, and that’s a quick and easy way to create circular text on the path without having to use the pen tool.