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The Nik Collection is free and compatible with Mac OS X 10.7 through 10.10; Windows Vista, 7, 8; and Adobe Photoshop through CC 2015. We have no plans to update the Collection or add new features over time.

Infrared Film

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Simulates both Color and Black and White Infrared films. Use this filter to simulate different methods of capturing the infrared portion of the electromagnetic radiation spectrum, and the effects produced by films that can capture those wavelengths.


Filter Settings Panel Description

Method: Selects either Color or Black and white infrared film types with different styles for both types.
Lighten Highlights: Controls the luminosity of the highlights within your photo.
Brightness: Controls the overall brightness of your photo.
Contrast: Controls the overall contrast of your photo.

Image by Gary S. Rosenfeld


For more information regarding the Infrared Film filter, please watch the video below:

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