Guide
1 Open Photoshop and create a new object.Specify the size of 100 by 100 pixels.The created object, open a new layer, and then selecting the tool fill, fill it with any color (eg, black).
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Click on this layer, right-click and go to Blending options.You will see the tabs of different effects and options.Select Inner Shadow, select the item in the blend mode Multiply.
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then click the Gradient Overlay in the same window and set the following values: opacity 100%, angle -76, scale 70%.Set the gradient shades needed you.Apply the changes to configured gradient filled layer.
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Create another layer.Take a small decorative brush with any texture and contrasting color paint on the avatar of any s
et of points and stripes.On the layer with a pattern select Blending mode overlay relative to the rest of the layers.
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Then create a new layer and fill it with black with the Fill to 0%.

Reopen Blending options with respect to this layer and go to the tab Pattern Overlay.In the texture (pattern), select a texture in the form of an oblique shading on transparent background.

Apply the changes, and then select the text tool and write any text on your avatar - your name, slogan, abbreviation, and so on.
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Reopen Blending options and then click Stroke.Specify the size of the circuit in 1 pixel transparent circuit - 50%, color - black.Click the gradient Overlay, and set gradient from gray to white with angle settings of 90, opacity 100%, scale 100%, blend mode normal.Click the inner glow and set on a layer of outer glow to your text was the illusion of lights.
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Create another layer.Take the tool polygonal lasso tool and select an arbitrary area in the upper part of the avatar.With the gradient (gradient tool) fill this area white-transparent color transition to an avatar acquired the illusion of volume.
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Again create a new layer, fill it with any color, go to the Blending options and set on a layer of inner glow (inner glow), then click the Stroke and set on a layer of circuit parameters - 1 pixel,black color, opacity is 100%.Click OK - we avatar frame appears.
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Then take the lasso tool again and the bottom of the avatar randomly select a certain area.Fill this area with white color, then put back some texture on their own.Go to Blending Options and set the allocation inner shadow (Inner Shadow).

Create a new layer and write something on the field that you want - for example, the address of the site.
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Now we have to make animated avatar.In the "File" menu, click edit in ImageReady.Open ImageReady, which need to find a panel of Animation, and set in a line a few frames (Duplicates current frame).
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From the second frame, slightly modifies the avatar image in each of them - to reduce the transparency of the glow gradually increase it, or vice versa.
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Finally, save the finished picture in gif with parameter 64 colors.