6.2. HSV Noise

6.2.1. Overview

Figure 16.124. Example of applying the HSV Noise filter

Example of applying the “HSV Noise” filter

Original image

Example of applying the “HSV Noise” filter

Filter HSV Noise applied

The HSV Noise filter creates noise in the active layer or selection by using the Hue, Saturation, Value (luminosity) color model.

6.2.2. Activate the filter

You can find this filter through FiltersNoiseHSV Noise.

6.2.3. Options

Figure 16.125. HSV Noise filter options

“HSV Noise” filter options


This preview displays interactively changes before they are applied to the image.


This slider (1 -8) controls how much the new pixel color value is allowed to be applied compared to the existing color. A low holdness will give an important hue variation. A high holdness will give a weak variation.


This slider changes the color of the pixels in a random pattern. It selects an increasing available color range in the HSV color circle starting from the original pixel color.


This slider increases saturation of scattered pixels.


This slider increases brightness of scattered pixels.