7.46. Rotate 180°

The Rotate 180° command rotates the active layer by 180° around the center of the layer, with no loss of pixel data. The shape of the layer is not altered. Since the layers have a rectangular shape, a 180° rotation only invert them and they can't extend beyond the image limits.

7.46.1. Activating the Command

  • You can access this command from the image menubar through LayerTransformRotate 180°.

7.46.2. Example

Figure 15.112. Applying Rotate 180°

Applying Rotate 180°

Before applying the command

Applying Rotate 180°

The layer after it has been rotated. It is turned upside down.