Distort


The Distort effects are used to change the shape and behaviour of a layer.

Bulge

Creates the illusion of a bulging shape pushing through the layer.

You can choose from multiple shapes and adjust the size and shape of the bulge.

bulge

Chromenator

Creates the appearance of liquid metal.

Chromenator

Derez (VGHS)

Custom-built for Freddie Wong's Video Game High School web series. Creates a digital glitching appearance.

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Displacement

Shifts the pixels in particular directions according to the displacement source. This can create excellent invisibility and other distortion effects.

You can select the source layer and source channels, plus adjust the strength of the displacement.

Displacement

Insect Vision

Creates the tiled appearance of a multi-faceted insect eye.

Insect

Mosaic

Creates a tiled, mosaic appearance by reducing the number of distinct pixels in the layer.

mosaic

Twirl

Twists the layer around the effect's center point.

Twirl

Waves

Creates a corrugated effect. You can also choose another layer as the displacement source and alter the lighting on the bright and dark sides of the wave.

Waves

Witness Protection

This is a quick way to obscure an item within a shot, such as a face, number plate or product logo. You can choose between blur or pixelate styles.

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