Improve autumn colours with Google’s Contrast Colour Range filter

It’s that time of year when autumn leaves produce a riot of colour, and you’ve only got a short window of time to get out there and get pictures. But the results don’t always match your expectations, and this shot … Continue reading Improve autumn colours with Google’s Contrast Colour Range filter

Google Nik Collection review

Verdict: It’s now free, amazingly, and you can download the Google Nik Collection here. But is it any good? Mostly, yes. Dfine and Sharpener Pro look weak and dated and Viveza is a bit of a one-trick pony, but Analog Efex Pro, … Continue reading Google Nik Collection review

Try Color Efex Pro 4’s Photo Styliser for a rich, warm landscape

Color Efex Pro, part of the Google Nik Collection, is a terrific plug-in with an amazing array of filter effects, each of which has its own controls. Some of them have uses which are obvious straight away, but some… well, … Continue reading Try Color Efex Pro 4’s Photo Styliser for a rich, warm landscape