What are you guys using the Nik collection for?
I’m totally new to it. I wanted the Nik collection for a long time but never had it.
I took some rather plain photos I did while walking through the woods and applied Silver Efex to them. In Photoshop merged those much higher contrast silver layers onto the original photo as luminance adjustments. Some I brushed on with a layer mask, some I had to tone down the saturation. Brought out a lot more especially to the photos with textures. Tried to keep it real but add some punch. Probably won’t be doing it to the smoother macro photos again.
Here is the little gallery