Serif Affinity Photo 18.104.22.1684 is changing the limits for professional photo editing software, and offers powerful tools to enhance, edit and improve your images in a very intuitive interface, with maximum performance. Affinity Photo supports PSD as much as possible, and common raster formats: PNG, JPG, TIFF, EPS, PDF and SVG. It works with RAW files from popular digital cameras, and also supports all common color spaces – RGB, CMYK, LAB and Greyscale, there is the possibility of ICC management and support for 16 bits per channel.
the speed of the program inspires respect, all changes occur very quickly, and zooming and navigation on images is done at 60 frames per second, even on complex images with hundreds of layers.
- Support for formats
the developers take care of professionals. Affinity Photo supports PSD as much as possible, and common raster formats: PNG, JPG, TIFF, EPS, PDF and SVG. This program also works with RAW files from popular digital cameras, but more than that below. It supports all common color spaces – RGB, CMYK, LAB and Greyscale, there is the possibility of ICC management and support for 16 bits per channel.
- Work with layers
Separate words are suitable for use with layers. Affinity Photo implements almost all of Photoshop’s features: layer masks, custom layers, layers with special effects and styles – these all exist and function almost instantly. Separately, I want to note the layers that allow you to force filters, this is a very convenient way to edit images that don’t damage.
- Basic tools
Traditional and addictive program interface.
The main features of this application are what are called “Images” (Photos, Liquify, Develop, Export). They are designed to quickly switch between different operating modes, each offering its own set of tools and panels.
main picture. The interface here is as similar as possible to a “typical” graphic package. On the left is the toolbar, where there are many programs, almost all of which are familiar from Photoshop, so you won’t have to “lose” tool shortages. On the right is the settings panel: history, layers, histograms and more. They can be separated and rearranged at will.
images for geometric image distortion. He will be an indispensable assistant for portraits who want to improve some facial details or drawings. Also, “to court” they will have tools to avoid, burn, clone, patch, defect and all other correction methods.
This image is intended to manipulate RAW files, it has almost all the basic tools needed to work with digital negatives. Of course, in terms of intelligence, Lightroom is still far ahead, but tight integration into the overall package is what Adobe has to learn from Serif.
The last of the four images that will help you cut your project to the parts needed and it’s easy to export them in different formats, with different resolution and pixel density.
Naturally, Photo provides full support for the Designer, and vice versa. Vector objects can be easily integrated into a photo editor project.
Support for keyboard shortcuts is similar to the Adobe package. Therefore, all the shortcut keys are exactly where you expect them to be found.
- Fix Selection function
allows you to increase the selection of complex objects. He works very smart and often helps.
For painting, Affinity Photo integrates a powerful brush engine that supports Force Touch and similar technology from Wacom and other graphic tablet manufacturers.