Please allow us to just place a pin for wave warp effect. Why is it only limited to corners and centers? Why can't I just pin a spot?
Meghan Landry shared this idea
Sebastien Perier (AE Quality Engineer) commented
From your comment, I wonder if the Ripple effect would be what you're looking for.
You can find it here: Effect > Distort > Ripple
Hope this helps,