How to Fill Text With an Image

August 6, 2018 comments 93 Reads

Placing an image inside a single character can give your layouts a super-professional, design-forward look. And it’s really simple to achieve! In this video, you’ll learn how to transform your typography into picture frames, to dramatic effect! We’ll be using Adobe InDesign for this tutorial. You’ll often see this sort of design technique being used in high-end magazine design, to give added impact to headlines and to showcase a photo in a unique and eye-catching way. It can also add drama to book design, marketing materials and poster design. In this tutorial, we’ll set up an InDesign layout for a magazine spread, and experiment with creating our image-filled text on that. Let’s get started!