Using Lens Distortion in a Cine Camera Actor

How to use the Camera Calibration plugin to apply lens distortion to a CineCamera Actor.

Prerequisite Topics

In order to understand and use the content on this page, make sure you are familiar with the following topics:

On this page
  1. Select your CineCamera Actor in the Outliner and go to the Details panel.

    Select the CineCamera Actor

  2. Select the LiveLink Component Controller component and scroll down to the Camera Role category. Verify that the correct Lens File is assigned to the Lens File slot. In this example the LumixLens file is used from the Quick Start Guide.

    Select the Live Link Component

  3. Click the Add Component button, then search for and select Lens Distortion to add the component.

    Add the Lens Distortion component

  4. Scroll down to the Default section and click the dropdown next to Distortion Source. Select the LumixLens file and enable the Apply Distortion checkbox.

    Add the Lens Distortion Source

  5. You should now see the lens distortion applied to the CineCamera Actor in the viewport.

Section Results

In this guide you learned how to apply the lens distortion effect from the Camera Calibration plugin to the CineCamera Actor.