Here on the Google+ Photos team, we're busy building tools for all kinds of photographers. Today, and for all the professionals out there, we're bundling the complete set of Nik plug-ins as the Nik Collection by Google. We're especially excited about three things:
1) It's more affordable. The entire set of plug-ins for Photoshop, Lightroom and Aperture only costs $149 (versus the previous $499).
2) It's really powerful. The Nik Collection by Google gives you tools for everything from noise reduction and HDR imaging to creative effects and image sharpening (and lots more).
3) It's free to try. You can visit niksoftware.com for a 15-day free trial of the Collection.
If you've already purchased one or more Nik plug-ins in the past, then don't worry, we've got you covered. In fact: we're going to upgrade you to the entire Nik Collection by Google for free. Just keep an eye out for emailed instructions in the next few days.
Once you've got a Nik Collection shot that you're excited about, feel free to share it with the Google+ community. Simply tag your public pictures with #nikcollection , and we'll reshare some favorites from the page. We can't wait to see what you'll create!
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with my family, and my dog. I study French, and the piano, I love to
travel, hike, try new foods, and photography. My home base is in Silicon
Valley. I love the rich culture, and close proximity to so many
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mountains strolling among the tall pines in Yosemite in 4 hours. Each
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Minolta Maxxum 404 ST-si 35mm
Canon Powershot SD750
Induro CT213 Tripod- primary
Benro Travel Angel carbon fiber tripod for hiking
Markins Q20 Ball-head
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