Tutorial for Freezing Text Effect
Create new file..Ctrl+N
Paint Background with Black.. (Shft+f5)---> color.
Now select Horizontal type text tool and and add text "COOL" with suitable font.
- Right click on the text layer and rasterise the layer..
- merge both the layers by pressing Ctrl+E, or right click on the text layer and select "Merge Down".
Now go to filter ---> Pixelate ---> Crystallize
set the cell size as it is (1.8).
Now go to filter ---> Blur---> Gaussian Blur
Set radius to 2.0 and press OK.
Go to Image ---> Rotate Canvas --> CW90 (clock wise).
Now go to filter ---> Stylize ---> Wind.
elect Method "Wind" and direction "From the right".
Rotate the image to the original position Image ---> Rotate Canvas ---> CCW90.
Press Ctrl+B (color balance) and increse the colors blue and cyan as suitable..
You'll get cool text effect.