Sapphire Plug-ins for Autodesk: EdgesInDirection

EdgeDetect: InDirection

In the S_EdgeDetect Plugin.

Finds the edges of the source input that are aligned in a specified direction. Increase the Edge Smooth parameter for thicker edges.


Source: The clip to be processed.


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.

Edge Smooth: Default: 0.02, Range: 0 or greater, Shared .
Increase for thicker and smoother edges.

Direction: X & Y,   Default: [0.5 0.5], Range: any.
Edges are found which are perpendicular to this direction vector. This parameter can be adjusted using the Direction Widget.

Bidirectional: Popup YES-NO,  Default: No .
If enabled, edges towards and away from the Direction vector are treated equally.

Scale: Default: 1, Range: 0 or greater.
Scales the brightness of the result.

Saturation: Default: 1, Range: 0 or greater, Shared .
Scales the color saturation of the result. Increase for more intense colors. Set to 0 for monochrome.

Offset Color: Default rgb: [0 0 0].
The color to add to the result. Make this gray to allow the darker side of edges away from the given Direction to also be visible.

Subpixel Smooth: Check-box,  Default: off, Shared .
Enables smoothing the edges by subpixel amounts. Use this for smoother animation of the Edge Smooth parameter.



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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