Universe Linear Wipe


A fullscreen wipe from one shot to the next, with added control over the origin of the wipe being from the edge of the screen or within the shot. Also controls for the blurriness of the edge, as well as its color.

Getting Started in a timeline   Premiere_icon FinalCutPro_icon Vegas_icon Hitfilm_icon Resolve_icon 

  1. Drag the transition over your edit in the timeline, placing it at the end, beginning, or between two successive clips.
  2. Modify the Duration of the transition either by entering a length in the field, or dragging directly in the timeline.
  3. You can choose the Alignment (Center at Cut, Start at Cut, End at Cut, Custom Start) either by positioning the transition in the timeline, or by choosing from the Alignment drop-down in some host applications.

Getting Started in a compositor   AfterEffects_icon Motion_icon

  1. Apply the transition to the layer you want to transition from.
  2. Choose the footage layer you would like to transition to in the Transition B drop-down menu. (Note for Motion users: drag the footage layer up to the Transition B box).
  3. Animate your transition using the Mix slider from 0-100%. Set a keyframe for 0% where the transition should start, then set another at 100% for the end.

Modify the Transition

  • Browse Presets brings up an array of presets which animate when hovered over. Double-clicking or highlighting a preset and clicking Select will populate the parameters below to create the selected appearance.
  • Path Angle allows you to change the angle of the transition's wipe.
  • Mirror toggles the addition of a second wipe's existence opposite of the main one.
  • Reverse flips the wipe's direction.
  • Edge Softness controls how blurry the edge is between shots.
  • Edge Stroke toggles whether the edge between shots is stroked with a colored line.
  • Inner Stroke Color customizes the color the inner part of the stroke using a color swatch or eyedropper tool.
  • Inner Stroke Width adjusts the diameter of the inner part of the stroke.
  • Outer Stroke Color customizes the color the outer part of the stroke using a color swatch or eyedropper tool.
  • Outer Stroke Width adjusts the diameter of the outer part of the stroke.
  • Stroke Blend Mode contains a standard dropdown list containing multiple options for how the stroke blends over its background.
  • Stroke Glow adds an optional fuzzy colored glow outward from the stroke.
  • Glow Intensity adjusts the contrast of the glow and how bright it's shown over its background.
  • Glow Radius controls how far the glow tapers from the stroke.
  • Glow Noise adds or removes optional dithering to the stroke's glow.