Circle Screen

Reduces an image to a high-contrast grayscale version of itself, then screens the result using a pattern of concentric circles, simulating an etched screening technique. The image is represented by varying thicknesses in the circular pattern.

Canvas showing effect of Circle Screen filter

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

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

  • Scale: Sets the scale of the circle screen.

  • Contrast: Sets the contrast level.

  • Mix: Sets the percentage of the original image to be blended with the filtered 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.