Add Vintage Effects to Create Nostalgic Photos

vintage effects photo filters in picmonkey

Give your photos an old-timey look with PicMonkey’s vintage effects. Try photo filters like Daguerreotype or Sepia for a polished, antique aesthetic that looks anything but dated. Get started for free and send those photos down memory lane!

vintage effects photo filters in picmonkey

How to add vintage effects to photos

Sign up

Register for a free account to start designing. Or begin a free trial for seven days to take all the cool features for a spin.

Open an image

Upload your photo from your desktop, cloud storage, or Instagram. You can also start with a photo from our massive stock photo library.

Choose an effect & adjust

In Effects, choose Dusk, Time Machine, or Polaroid. Or try Black and white, Sepia or Vignette. Use the Fade slider to adjust intensity.

Download and share

Download or share it directly via email or social media. Hot tip: Get a link for others to view it in PicMonkey's cloud storage.

Create classic pics on the go with PicMonkey's mobile app

Lucky for you, there’s vintage effects in our mobile app! Just click Effects and then choose from Dusk, Sepia, or Black and White. Like their desktop companions, you can adjust saturation levels by using the Fade slider.

Want to become a PicMonkey effects wizard? Take a look at some of our other how-tos