Sharper and more dynamic:
Discover what’s new!
We’ve introduced big changes to Nik Sharpener and Nik HDR Efex!
Both plugins have had their look and feel completely overhauled for a fresh, refined editing experience. In addition, they now feature all of the upgrades to local adjustments and Photoshop Smart Objects listed below!
Everything else that’s new in Nik Collection 6
Nik Collection 6 comes with some major productivity improvements to help accelerate your creativity.
We have added new options, enhanced existing tools, overhauled individual plugins, and improved a host of features.
Local adjustments get five exciting upgrades
Across almost every plugin, local adjustments gain five new features to take your images to the next level:
1. Combine the power of Control Points with the flexibility of linear gradients with the
2. Tie the impact of Control Points and Control Lines to the brightness and color of specific parts of your image with
3. Get absolute precision with your local adjustments with the ability to
4. Stay on top of all of your fine edits thanks to the ability to
5. Keep all of your edits at your fingertips now that you can
Are you missing out on fantastic new features?
To make your workflow that little bit smoother, you get to
Fresh productivity features
Slick and nimble
- Unlock the non-destructive power of Smart Objects in an instant — from within any plugin
- Summon any of your last 15 plugin edits and apply them in a single click
- Can’t find a preset? The new search functionality puts them at your fingertips.
Under the hood
Those tiny changes that make a big difference
- Full compliance with Apple Silicon, across the entire suite
multiple screenswithout any extra hassle
- Affinity Photo is now detected as part of your installation process — no more fiddly integration.
Wondering whether you should upgrade?
Nik Color Efex gets a brand new filter
Crowd favorite Nik Color Efex gets a whole extra level of functionality thanks to the addition of a
Nik Dfine: Rebuilt from the ground up
Version 6 gives Nik Dfine a
In addition, you can now save denoising profiles and return to them in just a few clicks.
Nik Perspective: Absolute geometric perfection
Nik Perspective now features the
And that’s not all: you’ll discover guides, user interface improvements, and a few other goodies to make your life easier.