Why upgrade to Nik Collection 5?

Nik Collection has come a long way since it was first released in 1995.

Make sure you’re not missing out on the powerful features added to Nik Collection over the years, culminating in the best version ever: Nik Collection 5.

Select your version and compare Nik Collection 5
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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

Upgraded user interface

A newly designed palette to make Photoshop feel refined

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

Quick Edit

Quickly apply a preset or your previous edit to an image in Photoshop without launching the Nik Collection plug-in

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

Apply presets with a single click

Add a saved preset to your Favorites and you can apply it with a single click from via the Selective Tool while working in Photoshop

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

Meta Presets

Apply changes from multiple Nik Collection plug-ins simultaneously with a single click

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

En Vogue preset pack 1

En Vogue is a pack of 42 presets, adding to 156 existing presets

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

En Vogue preset pack 2

A pack of 25 presets and 6 Meta Presets, spread across multiple plug-ins

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

25th Anniversary preset pack

25 fresh presets to celebrate 27 years of Nik Collection

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

Film Emulations (Nik 2.3 and Nik 2.5)

Recreate the look of classic, real-world film stocks

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

new U Point™ Luminance and Chrominance controls

Shape the impact of your Control Points according to the brightness and color of surrounding pixels

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

new Upgraded user interface

A slick new user interface to give your editing process a refined feel

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

new U Point™ upgrade

U Point™ has an improved interface and Control Points now save with Presets for a more efficient workflow

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

new Real Grain

Lifelike recreations of classic color and black-and-white films with superb levels of accuracy

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

new ClearView

Remove atmospheric haze, fog, and mist using ClearView, intelligent technology that has crossed over from DxO PhotoLab 5

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

Selective Tones for improved U Point™ control

Control Points can now be adjusted according to Highlights, Midtones, Shadows, and Blacks

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

U Point™ Color Picker

Take a color from anywhere in your image and apply it locally through a Control Point

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

Color Temperature control

Use a color picker to select the perfect white balance for an image

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

Create, save, export, and import presets

Speed up your workflow and share your best editing ideas with your friends

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

Nik Collection gains an eighth plug-in

DxO introduces a brand new plug-in, combining its renowned DxO Optics Modules with tools to correct geometry

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

Last Edit

When opening an image in a plug-in from Lightroom, quickly apply the settings from your last edit in just a few clicks

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

Non-destructive workflow

TIFF files give you the option to return to editing an image at any time with complete control over your edit history

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Nik Color Efex Nik Silver Efex Nik Analog Efex Nik Dfine Nik Viveza Nik HDR Efex Nik Sharpener Nik Perspective Efex Selective Tool (Photoshop) Lightroom

Smart copy and paste

Take your last edit and automatically apply it to multiple images in your Lightroom catalog

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Nik Color Efex
En Vogue preset pack 1

En Vogue is a pack of 42 presets, adding to 156 existing presets

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En Vogue preset pack 2

A pack of 25 presets and 6 Meta Presets, spread across multiple plug-ins

-
25th Anniversary preset pack

25 fresh presets to celebrate 27 years of Nik Collection

-
Film Emulations (Nik 2.3 and Nik 2.5)

Recreate the look of classic, real-world film stocks

-
new U Point™ Luminance and Chrominance controls

Shape the impact of your Control Points according to the brightness and color of surrounding pixels

-
new Upgraded user interface

A slick new user interface to give your editing process a refined feel

-
new U Point™ upgrade

U Point™ has an improved interface and Control Points now save with Presets for a more efficient workflow

-
new Real Grain

Lifelike recreations of classic color and black-and-white films with superb levels of accuracy

-
new ClearView

Remove atmospheric haze, fog, and mist using ClearView, intelligent technology that has crossed over from DxO PhotoLab 5

-
Nik Silver Efex
En Vogue preset pack 1

En Vogue is a pack of 42 presets, adding to 156 existing presets

-
En Vogue preset pack 2

A pack of 25 presets and 6 Meta Presets, spread across multiple plug-ins

-
25th Anniversary preset pack

25 fresh presets to celebrate 27 years of Nik Collection

-
Film Emulations (Nik 2.3 and Nik 2.5)

Recreate the look of classic, real-world film stocks

-
Upgraded user interface

A slick new user interface to give your editing process a refined feel

-
U Point™ upgrade

U Point™ has an improved interface and Control Points now save with Presets for a more efficient workflow

-
Real Grain

Lifelike recreations of classic color and black-and-white films with superb levels of accuracy

-
ClearView

Remove atmospheric haze, fog, and mist using ClearView, intelligent technology that has crossed over from DxO PhotoLab 5

-
Nik Analog Efex
En Vogue preset pack 1

En Vogue is a pack of 42 presets, adding to 156 existing presets

-
En Vogue preset pack 2

A pack of 25 presets and 6 Meta Presets, spread across multiple plug-ins

-
new U Point™ Luminance and Chrominance controls

Shape the impact of your Control Points according to the brightness and color of surrounding pixels

-
new Upgraded user interface

A slick new user interface to give your editing process a refined feel

-
new U Point™ upgrade

U Point™ has an improved interface and Control Points now save with Presets for a more efficient workflow

-
Nik Viveza
En Vogue preset pack 2

A pack of 25 presets and 6 Meta Presets, spread across multiple plug-ins

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Upgraded user interface

A slick new user interface to give your editing process a refined feel

-
U Point™ upgrade

U Point™ has an improved interface and Control Points now save with Presets for a more efficient workflow

-
Selective Tones for improved U Point™ control

Control Points can now be adjusted according to Highlights, Midtones, Shadows, and Blacks

-
U Point™ Color Picker

Take a color from anywhere in your image and apply it locally through a Control Point

-
Color Temperature control

Use a color picker to select the perfect white balance for an image

-
Create, save, export, and import presets

Speed up your workflow and share your best editing ideas with your friends

-
Nik HDR Efex
En Vogue preset pack 1

En Vogue is a pack of 42 presets, adding to 156 existing presets

-
En Vogue preset pack 2

A pack of 25 presets and 6 Meta Presets, spread across multiple plug-ins

-
Nik Perspective Efex
Nik Collection gains an eighth plug-in

DxO introduces a brand new plug-in, combining its renowned DxO Optics Modules with tools to correct geometry

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Selective Tool (Photoshop)
Upgraded user interface

A newly designed palette to make Photoshop feel refined

-
Quick Edit

Quickly apply a preset or your previous edit to an image in Photoshop without launching the Nik Collection plug-in

-
Apply presets with a single click

Add a saved preset to your Favorites and you can apply it with a single click from via the Selective Tool while working in Photoshop

-
Meta Presets

Apply changes from multiple Nik Collection plug-ins simultaneously with a single click

-
Lightroom
Last Edit

When opening an image in a plug-in from Lightroom, quickly apply the settings from your last edit in just a few clicks

-
Non-destructive workflow

TIFF files give you the option to return to editing an image at any time with complete control over your edit history

-
Smart copy and paste

Take your last edit and automatically apply it to multiple images in your Lightroom catalog

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