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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.

Polarization

Before After

Simulates the traditional glass polarization, or PL, filter. Use this filter to enhance blue skies while increasing the contrast throughout the rest of the image.

 

Filter Settings Panel Description

Rotate: Simulates the effect of rotating the filter in front of your lens, and the different color contrasts that this produces.
Strength: Controls the degree to which you want to apply the filter.

Image by John Barclay

 

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

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