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There is a new Apple Color Emoji font in OS X Lion. However, the font text is not displayed properly in in Photoshop text layer (any Emoji character is transparent).

How can I make Photoshop display emoji properly. The emoji character looks good in TextEdit.

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Save the TextEdit document as PDF file. Then open the PDF file in Photoshop and import only the picture you want. Now you can use the emoji picutres.

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