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How To Create a Sim Card in Photoshop CS5

A SIM card or Subscriber Identity Module is a portable memory chip used in some models of cellular telephones. So today in this tutorial, I will try to deliver a technique that will help you to create sim card using a very simple and easy techniques. I hope you will like this tutorial. Feel free to share your comments with us.

Create a Sim Card in Photoshop - Final Preview

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Final Preview

Tools and Resources

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Step 1

Create a new document (Ctrl+N) 600x500 of size.

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Create New Document

Step 2

Select Rounded Rectangle Tool from tool panel create a rectangle with black color #000000 set radius (20%).

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Create a Rectangle

Go to Layer > Layer Style applying some Blending Options.

Drop Shadow

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Drop Shadow

Bevel and Emboss

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Bevel and Emboss

Gradient Overlay

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Gradient Overlay

After applying these blending options we get nice effect on rectangle layer.

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Get Nice Effect

Step 3

Create again a rectangle of black color #000000 with Rounded Rectangle Tool radius (20%).

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Create Small Rectangle

Now I am going to applying some Blending Options to the second rectangle layer.

Bevel and Emboss

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Bevel and Emboss

Gradient Overlay

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Gradient Overlay

Stroke

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Stroke

After applying these blending options we get cool effect on this rectangle layer.

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Get Cool Small Rectangle

Step 4

Select Line Tool and draw a line with black color as like in preview.

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Create a Line with Black Color

Duplicate the line layer and set duplicate layer down side as like in picture below.

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Duplicate it and Set Downside

Step 5

Select again Line Tool and draw a line with black color #000000.

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Create Another Line

Duplicate this line and set it right side as like shown image below.

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Duplicate and Set Right Side

Now select both small lines and merge them (Ctrl+E) then duplicate it and adjust it downside as like in preview.

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Duplicate Line

Step 6

Select Line Tool ones more time and create a vertical line with black color #000000.

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Create a Vertical Line

Duplicate this vertical line and adjust it right side like shown picture below.

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Duplicate Vertical Line

Step 7

Create a small horizontal line of black color #000000 with Line Tool.

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Create a Horizontal Line

Duplicate this horizontal line and adjust it upper side as like in preview.

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Duplicate it and Set Upper Side

Step 8

Now one by one applying Bevel and Emboss each line.

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Bevel and Emboss Each Line

When we applying bevel and emboss all the line layers we get new effect on these line layers.

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Get New Effect

Step 9

Create a new layer select the Pen Tool and draw a path as like in picture below.

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Create a Path

After creating a path right click on path and select (Make Selection) option.

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Make a Selection

Fill the selection with white color #ffffff.

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Fill Selection

After filling the selection set this layer behind small rectangle layer.

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Set Downside

Step 10

Now minimize the opacity of this filling layer (10%).

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Set Opacity

Step 11

Now select the Text Tool from tool panel and write the text on red rectangle layer as line in picture below.

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Write Text on Left Side

Step 12

Resterize the big red rectangle layer select Polygonal Lasso Tool and make a selection as like in preview.

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Make a Selection

Hit the delete button to delete the area to complete our sim card here as like in final preview.

Final Preview

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Final Preview

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