Make Your Own Brushed Metal 

Got a logo you like, but want to make way better? Add some Brushed Metal to it.

Here’s how to do it in Photoshop, courtesy of Brian Ashe:

  1. Filter –> Noise –> Add Noise: 100%, uniform, monochromatic
  2. Filter –> Blur –> Motion Blur: 30px

And, poof: it’s the early 2000s, all over again: