Mantra VR | Mobius Rotate Tutorial

Mantra VR | Mobius Rotate Tutorial

The Mobius Rotate Effect is one of the more unique effects from Mantra VR in terms of the power and possibilities it offers.

With the Mobius Rotate effect from Mantra VR, it is now possible to create Overcapture-style videos with 360° Footage. It is the first method that allows you to render your Overcapture shot in a 16:9 format and to interpolate your composition from the effect to the original footage. Charles Yeager illustrates how this is possible inside the Mobius Rotate Effect tutorial below:

Mantra VR is a 360/VR plugin for After Effects and Premiere Pro. It is a set of 16 stylization and practical effects that you can apply directly onto your 360° footage.

Mantra VR | Mobius Rotate Tutorial

Effects > Mettle > Mantra VR Mobius Rotate

Move your Zoom-In and Zoom-Out points to stretch your footage in any direction.

90° Rotation in this comp creates a Little Planet Effect.

Rotate back to 0° to revert to the original footage.

Rotating to 270° degrees creates a Wormhole effect.

Mantra VR.

360/VR Stylization + FX for After Effects and Premiere Pro.

A set of 16 filters with practical and artistic effects, with a Node Panel, Audio Reactivity and Globe Preview Panel


Charles Yeager is a Filmmaker & Motion Graphics Artist currently residing in Arkansas. His projects have been recognized by Canon, Video Copilot, Vimeo, Filmmaker IQ, No Film School, Film Convert, BOOM Library & Filminute. See his portfolio at

Charles is the author of numerous tutorials on 360/VR video production in After Effects and Premier Pro. You can find them in the tutorial sections on the Mettle website.

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