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Slim button

Slim one with the shadow behind, possibly with 3D shadow.

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1. Make new layer.
2. Use rounded rectnagle tool, swich on fill pixels on the top let and to make slim rectangle
3. Edit/Free transform, or Ctrl+T, and with holding Shift, click on bottom two corner points
4. Double click on the layer to call Layer style window, set as following
(in Color Overlay section set color to 6dfae5b)
5. Here it is, nice piece of plastic.

What I also did is I created layer from the effects, and transformed the drop shadow one a bit.

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Submitted by Martin on 2006-03-23 14:34:30. Since then read 20905 times.
Scored 2.82 points out of maximum 5 by 22 votes.

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Anonymous said on 2006-04-20 02:25:24
thats the best you can come up with. what a lame tutorial, Is this your first time using photoshop?

Martin mato AT t-tutorials DOT com said on 2006-04-20 12:01:30
Thank you for expressing your opinion. I must admit that I tried to make only a few button tutorials and I know that they are not that excellent. We try to have something in every section. If you didnt like this one, that is your opinion. I deem you should be more tolerant though. I dont question your ultimate skills in PS, you surely ase an awesome person and graphic.

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