Heatwave is a realistic rippling heat distortion effect, with controls for intensity, direction, speed, amount and more.

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Universe Heatwave: Distortion


Choose From two different distortion types Billowed or Ridged with options to add or subtract detail to the distortion for changing the size of the waves.


Easily control the intensity, direction, speed, blurring and amount of the distortion.

Universe Heatwave: Control
Universe Heatwave: Masks


Mask options allow tight control over what part of the frame is affected by the Heatwave effect. Choose from several mask shapes or use a layer in your composition.