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Description

** Apple Mac App of The Year Winner ** 

Affinity Photo redefines the boundaries for professional photo editing software on the Mac. With a meticulous focus on workflow it offers sophisticated tools for enhancing, editing and retouching your images in an incredibly intuitive interface with all the power and performance you need.

Engineered for Professionals
• Open, edit and save Photoshop® PSD files
• RGB, CMYK, Greyscale and LAB colour spaces
• End-to-end CMYK workflow with ICC colour management
• Full 16 and 32-bit per channel editing
• Work with all standard formats like PNG, TIFF, JPG, GIF, SVG, EPS, EXR, HDR and PDF
• Panning and zooming is always live at 60fps with live previews, live tools and real-time editing
• Open and edit massive images without compromising performance or running out of memory

Unsurpassed productivity
• Full support for unlimited layers, layer groups, adjustment layers, filter layers and masks
• Resize layers without any loss of quality. Lock, hide, duplicate and merge layers easily
• Edit live filters, adjustments, effects, blend modes and masks non-destructively
• Undo history can be saved with the document so you can always undo your changes
• Task-focused workspaces for developing, post-processing, liquify and export
• Work in windowed, full screen, or separated modes with fully customisable toolbars and drag and drop panels
• Comprehensive vector drawing and text editing tools
• Advanced snapping system with pixel perfect alignment when required
• Export @1x, @2x, @3x from layers, slices or whole documents – continuously as you work!
• Record and Play macros for ultimate productivity

Professional image processing
• Open RAW and other images in a dedicated pre-processing workspace
• Adjust exposure, blackpoint, clarity, vibrance, white balance, shadows, highlights and much more
• Recover detail thought to be lost by editing in an unbounded linear color space
• Advanced lens corrections including chromatic aberration, defringe, vignette and best-in-class noise reduction
• Paint areas or use fully customisable gradients to mask adjustments
• View histograms, blown highlights, shadows and tones as well as detailed EXIF information
• Focus Merge, HDR Merge and Tone mapping for advanced image processing

Quality retouching and correction tools
• Intuitive selection brush and refinement makes selections simple, even down to strands of hair
• Instantly remove unwanted objects with an incredibly advanced Inpainting brush
• Dodge, burn, clone, patch, blemish and red eye tools
• Smooth and retouch skin with built-in frequency separation
• Apply high quality single-plane and dual-plane perspective correction as well as fully customisable mesh warps - all in real time
• Dedicated Liquify persona gives freehand control over warps, twirls, pinch, punch and turbulence

Advanced brush engine
• Huge library of painting, drawing, textures and professional DAUB® Brushes included
• Create custom brushes and nozzles with full control over advanced dynamics
• Full support for Wacom and other graphics tablets, including pressure, tilt and shortcut buttons
• Real-time preview of your nozzle – see what you are about to paint or erase before you do it

Fast, customisable effects
• Massive collection of effects available, including blurs, distortions, tilt-shift, shadows, glows, lighting and many more
• Swipe-able split or mirrored screen always available for before and after views
• Choose to apply effects non-destructively with live effect layers, enabling you to erase away or mask effects after they have been applied

Built for Mac
• Takes full advantage of the latest macOS technologies including OpenGL, Grand Central Dispatch and Core Graphics
• Full support for MacBook Pro's Touch Bar and Force Touch trackpad 
• Fully optimised for 64-bit and multi-core processors
• Supports regular, retina and multi-monitor set ups – including the latest 5k iMac

What’s New

Version 1.6.7

- All new shadows / highlights algorithm for Develop.
- Develop clarity improvements.
- Improved input smoothing for all tools.
- Improved Perlin Noise filter.
- Transparent TGA import support.
- Many improvements to batch processing.
- PSD, PDF import / export improvements.
- Significant Photoshop plugin support improvements.
- Fixed inability to export transparent PNG, TIFF, etc.
- Fixed slow Lens Blur, Depth of Field blur issues.
- Fixed Depth of Field blur progress / slowness issues.
- Fixed sporadic hanging when opening many image files at once.
- Restored ability of marquee tools to snap.
- Fixed crashing bug when exporting certain large PSDs.
- Fixed a number of UI memory leaks.
- Added special case PSD import code for “SketchClub” PSD files (they should fix this!).
- Fixed UI labels on macOS versions prior to Mavericks.
- Numerous other fixes and stability improvements.

Ratings and Reviews

4.4 out of 5
83 Ratings
83 Ratings
Skier 1997 ,

My favourite photo editing tool

I want to start by saying I don’t normally leave app reviews, however Affinity Photo blew me away. Before Affinity Photo I was a big lightroom user. As much as I wanted to start using photoshop to take my post processing to the next level, I wasn’t aware of any Adobe tutorials, or at least the kind Affinity has released. What Affinity lacks in comparison with the Adobe apps is the ability to sort and store photos, which is by no means a deal breaker for me. The first reason I like Affinity is because it isn’t a subscription. The option for a one time payment is what got me interested in this app. Second, the features. The lighting filter is really cool, the liquify persona is pretty interesting (although I haven’t found applications for it in my photography), and the tone mapping persona is great for creating HDR photographs that don’t have the HDR sensory overload. Lastly, the video tutorials. The video tutorials have improved my editing beyond the realm of basic photo retouching. I would recommend this to anyone who wants to see their editing go beyond the basics.

Pickwick100 ,

Batch

Just did a batch conversion on a group of photos…perfect! Wish Affinity Photo would have been around years before I spent all that money on Photoshop.

EF0420 ,

Disappointed

Purchased this last year and the program would not work. I emailed for support and never received any reply. Money spent on a product that didnt work, needless to say given the lack of customer service a reimbursement was obviously out of the question.

Disappointed to say the least

Developer Response ,

Which email address did you use to contact us? Are you still experiencing the same issue? If so could you post on our support forum with more information. As payments are taken by the App Store you could of contacted them at the time to request a refund. https://affin.co/forumQ

Information

Seller
Serif (Europe) Ltd.
Size
349.2 MB
Category
Photography
Compatibility
OS X 10.7 or later, 64-bit processor
Languages
English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish
Age Rating
Rated 4+
Copyright
© 2018 Serif (Europe) Ltd
Price
$69.99

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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