Sapphire Plug-ins for Autodesk: DistortFine


In the S_Distort Plugin.

Similar to Distort, but reduces the warping amount by a factor of 100. This option is meant to allow subtle expansion or contraction of the source image near the edges of its matte given as the Lens input.


Source: The clip to be processed.

Lens: Distorts the source using the brightness values of this input clip.


Load Preset: Push-button .
Brings up the Preset Browser to browse all available presets for this effect.

Save Preset: Push-button .
Brings up the Preset Save dialog to save a preset for this effect.

Amount: Default: 0.1, Range: any.
The severity of the lens distortions. Make negative to invert the direction of the distortions.

Blur Lens: Default: 0.01, Range: 0 or greater.
Smooths out the edges in the lens image by this amount before using it.

Rotate Warp Dir: Default: 0, Range: any, Shared .
Rotates the warping direction by this many degrees. If non-zero, this can add some unusual twisting effects to the lens distortion.

Wrap: X & Y,  Popup menu,  Default: [ Reflect Reflect ].
Determines the method for accessing outside the borders of the source image.
No: gives black beyond the borders.
Tile: repeats a copy of the image.
Reflect: repeats a mirrored copy. Edges are often less visible with this method.

Amount Rel: X & Y,   Default: [1 1], Range: any, Shared .
The relative amounts of horizontal and vertical distortion. This has no effect unless Amount is positive.



Mocha: Default: 0, Range: 0 or greater, Shared .
Brings up the Mocha window for tracking footage and generating masks.

Blur Mocha: Default: 0, Range: 0 or greater, Shared .
Blurs the Mocha Mask by this amount before using. This can be used to soften the edges or quantization artifacts of the mask, and smooth out the time displacements.

Mocha Opacity: Default: 1, Range: 0 to 1, Shared .
Controls the strength of the Mocha mask. Lower values reduce the intensity of the effect.

Invert Mocha: Check-box,  Default: off, Shared .
If enabled, the black and white of the Mocha Mask are inverted before applying the effect.

Show Mocha Only: Check-box,  Default: off, Shared .
Bypass the effect and show the Mocha Mask itself.

Bypass Mocha: Check-box,  Default: off, Shared .
Ignore the Mocha Mask and apply the effect to the entire source clip.
See general info for: Res , On Fields , Redraw , Undo , Load Defaults , Crop , Add Noise , and Use Gamma .

See Also:

Sapphire Plug-ins Introduction


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