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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.

Paper Toner

Before After

Simulates the different types of toners typically used on black and white prints in darkrooms. Use this filter to automatically convert an image into a black and white version before adding the toner effect; for best results and more control, use the B/W Conversion filter first.


Filter Settings Panel Description

Paper Tone: Use the pull-down menu to select from one of the pre-defined toners to apply to your photo.
Strength: Controls the degree to which you want to apply the filter.
Texture: Adds a unique paper texture to your photo.

Image by Jay Goodrich


For more information regarding the Paper Toner filter, please watch the video below:

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