Corel PaintShop Pro X8 User Guide
Make the source image the active image.
Choose Effects Distortion Effects Displacement Map.
In the Displacement map group box, click the image drop-list, and
choose an image to use as the displacement map.
If the displacement map and the source image don’t have the
same dimensions, choose either the Stretch map to fit image
option, or the Tile map to cover image option.
Type or set a value in the Blur control to set the amount of blur to
apply to the displacement map.
Lower values produce jittery, pointillistic effects; higher values
produce smoother warping effects.
In the Displacement properties group box, choose one of the
• 2D offsets — uses the red and green channels to displace the
• 3D surface — treats the source image as though it were a 3D
surface in which pixel luminance values determine height
Type or set a value in the Intensity control to set the amount of
Lower values result in less change to the image; higher values yield
Type or set a value in the Rotation control to determine the
rotation of the displacement data.
In the Edge mode group box, choose one of the following options
to determine how to handle out-of-bounds displacement:
• Wrap — treats the image as though it were a tile repeating in
• Repeat — finds the edge pixel of each side and repeats it