Motion 5 - Mirror

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Splits an image in half vertically and reverses the remaining half to create a reflection.
The center point and angle of this split point can be customized. This filter is excellent
for recreating the magic of 1980s music videos.


Chapter 19

Using Filters

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This filter causes rasterization in 3D groups. For more information on rasterization, see

About Rasterization


Original image

Mirror filter applied

Parameters in the Inspector


Sets the position of the center of the mirror. Drag the Center onscreen control

to adjust its value in the Canvas.


Sets the angle of the mirror’s orientation.

Repeat Border Pixels:

Sets the edge pixels to repeat to fill in the remainder of the shape

when the Center and/or Angle parameters are offset from the center.


Sets the percentage of the original image to be blended with the distorted image.

Publish OSC:

Publishes the filter’s onscreen controls in Final Cut Pro X. For more

information on creating content for use in Final Cut Pro, see

Creating Templates for

Final Cut Pro X


HUD Controls
The HUD contains the following control: Angle.