Resize layers

There are several ways to resize layers that work in both the canvas overview and the Transition Designer.

Resize a layer using handles

With a layer selected, click and drag on one of the resize handles at the corners of the selection.

Resize a layer while constraining proportions

Hold shift while resizing a layer from its resize handles to maintain it’s proportions.

Resize a layer from the center

Hold option while resizing a layer from its resize handles. This can be used in conjunction with the shift modifier to constrain proportions.

Resize a layer using the layer properties inspector

In the Layer Properties Inspector, modify the width and height values. You can also click and drag on the “Width” and “Height” labels.