Two Minute Tip: Adding Film Grain in Photoshop

By | 2017-12-05T10:25:09+00:00 April 7th, 2011|2 Comments

In this tutorial I demonstrate two ways to add film grain: one by using Photoshop, and another by using the new “Effects” panel in Adobe Camera RAW.

Click here to view this video on YouTube.

About the Author:

Nicole S. Young is a professional photographer and published author whose love of photography and teaching has grown into an online business where she creates training materials and resources for other photographers. Nicole is best known for her books on food photography, but is widely versed in a variety of photographic genres, including landscape, travel, lifestyle, and even underwater photography. You can learn more about Nicole's work on her website,


  1. Laura San August 15, 2013 at 5:22 am - Reply

    Tutorial is very professional, but check this post too:

  2. Alex September 6, 2013 at 6:41 am - Reply

    Great tutorial, many thanks!
    I own DSLR and I like grain effect. Your article will be very helpful for me.
    In case of video, I found free film grain overlay here: – also very useful!

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