I’m with another article, where we are going to see how we Turn signature into a watermark or we can say how we can turn our own signature into the logo. If you are a photographer and want to make your own identity and want to protect your photograph from stealing then you should have the watermark on that.
Why should we have a signature logo/watermark on our photograph?
Now day’s many people make there own photography logo for that purpose. But there will be similarities in the logo sometimes. Maybe you might see such logos that have similarities. But if you want to be unique and create own identity then you should have to think different. This article will help you to create your own signature watermark for your photograph. As we know the signature of every person is different from each other. If you know each artist places their signature at the bottom of the painting. From which we can easily identify that person and we can create our own identity.
There are several ways to create a signature watermark, but in this article, we are going to see the best 2 methods from which we can create a signature watermark very easily and for free.
Method 1 | Using Android/iPhone Create Signature Watermark.
For this method, what you want is your android/iPhone and some apps which helps you to convert your signature into a watermark. To those peoples who are not familiar which photoshop or any heavy photo editing tool this method will definitely help a lot.
Step 1: –
Take a blank paper and a black pen. After that sign on paper( note that you should make different signature other than you use for your bank documents).
Step 2: –
After that install any scanning application from play- store/app store. Here we are using CamScanner App for demonstration. If you have a scanner then just scan that paper and get an image in jpeg/png formate. For those who scan paper using the CamScanner app, there is an option for adjusting color. You just have to apply a black and white filter on it. Now for those who scan paper using a scanner you just have to import that image in your phone and using any app apply back and white filter which is common in every photo editing app.
Step 3: –
Now we have an image that has a signature with a white background. Now we have to remove the white background. For that, we are going to use Background Eraser app which helps us to remove a white background in one tap.
After removing the background save that image, it will be saved in png format. Now 90% of work is done. If you want more customization in your logo just watch the below video which helps you.
Now when you want to upload your image anywhere in social media just follow steps to place your watermark on your photograph.
Firstly you want to have any photo editing app which allows you to place one image on to another image. We recommend you to use PicsArt Studio App which is available for android and iPhone too.
Step 4: –
Now just take that image in that app and place your watermark on that. For that, there is an option in the PicsArt called add an image that allows you to import another image on the photograph. Now positioned that watermark where you want.
Now in this way you can add watermark to each and every photograph of your to copyright your photograph and work.
Method 2 | Using Photoshop Create Signature Watermark.
In this method, we are going to use photoshop to get our signature watermark.
As we have a scanned image of your signature that we have seen how to do that in method 1, open that image into photoshop.
Now we want to clean up the white paper as there is noise on it. for that
press ctrl+L or command+ L on Mac. It will open the level adjustment pannel. Here we have to adjust a little white triangle on the right-hand side, this will clean our paper noise. You may need to drag for the dark side too for darkening the signature.
Now select the lasso tool and select the portion of signature and go to Edit> Define Brush Present. Give Name to present and click on ok.
It will create a brush of your signature. Now we are ready to place a watermark on our photograph very easily. For that, we have to select the brush tool and choose our signature as a brush. The below video will demonstrate briefly this process which helps you.