1. Add Drop Shadow

Right click on the “Color” layer

Select “Blending Options”

Click on “Drop Shadow”

Add Drop Shadow

 

 

Step 2: Adjust the settings

These are the settings we use. Try messing around with different combinations.

Mode: Multiply
Opacity: 30%-50%. Higher % for darks, lower % for lights.
Angle: 165° or 105°
Distance: 6-12 PX. Keep this small for realism.
Spread: 0%
Size: 10-20px. Set this to 1.5x to 2x the distance.

Drop-Shadow-Screenshot

 

That’s it! Have fun :).

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