Googles’s photo NIK Photo Collection software is a set of imaging plugins for Photoshop, Lightroom, and Aperture. Google today, announced it would be offering the $150 software for FREE. Google has decided to focus on image editing on mobile platforms and as a result, appears not to be further developing the NIK Photo Collection software. OK, so no updates. I can live with that. The software is amazing. I have used a lot of image editors, but nothing like this. Here is an NIK enhanced photo I did just spelunking through some of the options:
Google’s describes the NIK Photo Collection:
Advanced editing, simplified
Easily create the photos you’ve imagined with six powerful plug-ins for Photoshop®, Lightroom®, or Aperture®.
Make precise edits quickly
Use U Point® technology to selectively edit just the parts of your photos that need touching up without losing time on complex masks and selections.
Download the NIK Collection here: https://google.com/nikcollection
Here is the tutorial: