Adobe Photoshop

Chrome Effect

Find out how to create a nice looking Chrome effect in photoshop.

Step 1: Create a new document with 400x400 pixels with white background.
Press 'D' on your keyboard to reset your foreground and background color to the default.

Step 2: Go to Filter> Render> Clouds and then go to Filter> Sketch> Bas Relief and use these settings:

Set Bas Relief

Step 3: Duplicate the background layer and then go to Image> Adjustments> Invert or press Ctrl+I to Invert the background copy layer.

Step 4: Now it's time to create some chrome effect, so go to Filter> Sketch> Chrome and use these settings:

Chrome Settings

Step 5: Set the blending mode to 'Color Dodge'.

Set Blending Mode

Step 6: In the final step, apply some color so go to Image> Adjustments> Hue/Saturation or press Ctrl+U and apply these settings:

Set Color

Here's is the final result!

Chrome Effect