Video Copilot Heat Distortion

Video Copilot Heat Distortion
Video Copilot Heat Distortion

Animated Heat Distortion FX

Heat Distortion is a plug-in that simulates realistic heat waves and distortion. Features advanced Noise options, wind and more!

Heat Distortion Highlights

Great for Energy blasts, Jet Turbines and even the ending shot of the MotionPulse trailer.


  • Realistic Heat Noise
  • Image Distortion
  • Heat Haze
  • Advanced Noise Control
  • Wind


  • Intel Only – 10.6.8+


  • Windows Vista+

After Effects CS4, CS5, CS5.5, CS6, CC, CC 2014, CC 2015

* GPU Not Required

Plug-in License:
The product may be installed on 1 workstation and 1 personal system such as a laptop or home computer. This applies only if the systems are used by the same person and not multiple users. Please read our License Agreement for more information.

Video Copilot Heat Distortion Tutorial

If you have used Video Copilot’s Flight Kit or JetStrike you might be familiar with the Heat Distortion tool. Now you can purchase it on its own… ya know, if you have a fear of heights or flying and are trying to stay away from the planes.