Rotation & Flip

Rotation / Crop / Keystone

Learn how to flip, rotate and even straighten a horizon in an image.

Straighten lines

  1. Go to the Lens Tool Tab.
  2. Go to the Rotation & Flip tool and select the Straighten icon or select the Straighten option from the Cursor tool menu bar.
  3. Go to the Viewer and mark-up a horizontal or vertical line in need of correction. (E.g. Click on a point at one end of a horizon then click on the other end).
  4. The image will automatically be corrected when the mouse-button is released.
  5. Use the Angle slider to fine-tune the straightening.
    (Hover your mouse over the slider and change the setting with your scroll wheel if desired).

Straighten lines

Straighten or rotate multiple images

  1. Select the image (thumbnail) that you want to copy the crop from in the browser. (The thumbnail will have a thick white border).
  2. Press the Edit Select Variants icon.        
  3. Now select the image thumbnails that you want to apply the crop to. (The thumbnail(s) will have a thin white border in the browser).
  4. Go to the Rotation & Flip tool and press the small double-ended arrow icon (see circled).
  5. A dialog box will appear. Check mark any necessary actions. (E.g. Rotation and Orientation).
  6. Press Apply at the bottom of the dialog box. The adjustment will be applied to the selected images.

Straighten or rotate multiple images

Rotate freehand

  1. Go to the Lens Tool Tab.
  2. Go to the Rotation & Flip tool and alter the orientation by adjusting the Angle slider. (Hover your mouse over the slider and change the setting with your scroll wheel if desired).
  3. Perpendicular correction can be achieved using the Left or Right buttons.
  4. Alternatively, long press the Straighten (R) icon and select the Rotate Freehand option from the menu.
  5. Once Rotate Freehand is selected, go to the Viewer and click and drag the image to the desired angle.

Rotate freehand

Flip an image

  1. Go to the Lens Tool Tab.
  2. Go to the Rotation & Flip tool and select either Horizontal or Vertical from the Flip drop down menu.
  3. The image will be instantly flipped over to the chosen option.

Straighten lines with this tool