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

Canvas showing effect of Mirror filter

Adjust this filter using the parameter controls in the Filters Inspector:

  • Center: Sets the position of the center of the mirror. You can also drag the Center onscreen control in the Canvas.

  • Angle: 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.

  • Mix: 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 Final Cut Pro templates overview.