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Photo Affinity

Post by Lisa » Fri Nov 23, 2018 9:17 am

Further to our discussion at Wednesday's meeting on Photo Affinity, they have a Black Friday deal of £33.99 for the desktop version. https://affinity.serif.com/en-gb/photo/

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Re: Photo Affinity

Post by Trevor » Fri Nov 23, 2018 9:27 am

Thats really good.
I can recommend it.
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Post by Redbloodcorpuscle » Tue Dec 11, 2018 10:20 am

Got it, struggling with it a bit. You tube and Vimeo tutorials ok but they don’t seem to follow on or is that because I an a you tube technophobe?

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Re: Photo Affinity

Post by Trevor » Tue Dec 11, 2018 11:40 am

Hi, Affinity have their own website (search Serif) and there is a page which takes you to their tutorial page and they are in order from beginner to advanced. I would also recommend the book although it’s on back order because of Christmas demand.
Good luck with it.

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Re: Photo Affinity

Post by Lisa » Tue Dec 11, 2018 1:27 pm

I went for it too. At the moment I am assuming it's the same as Photoshop and then Googling when it isn't but I haven't done anything complicated as yet.

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Post by Trevor » Tue Dec 11, 2018 3:29 pm

Hi Yes Lisa it is has many of the same commands etc and working practices as PS, im still learning, it has all the advantages of the higher end tools provided by photoshop but without the exorbitant price tag.

I can even use photoshop templates which I have for triptychs which is a bonus.

There are a few differences with layout and names etc but you soon get used it.

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Re: Photo Affinity

Post by I am Joel » Thu Feb 07, 2019 5:34 pm

Hi, just received this on one of my mail lists and thought some of you might be interested:

Lenscraft: Affinity Photo Book Launched

https://lenscraft.co.uk/newsletters_met ... df2b23eb09

Cheers,
Joel

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Re: Photo Affinity

Post by PhilBrew » Sun Feb 10, 2019 6:23 pm

Thanks Joel. Your link didn't work for me, but I found the Lenscraft site easily anyway.

https://lenscraft.co.uk/photography-blo ... h-youtube/

Watched a bit of the first tutorial - very well done and worth a look.

Phil

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Re: Photo Affinity

Post by Trevor » Tue Feb 12, 2019 6:48 pm

Thanks Joel, the link didn’t work but was able to look at it via google, very well done anand quite interesting.
Thanks for sharing.

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Re: Photo Affinity

Post by Lisa » Sat Mar 21, 2020 7:56 am

https://affinity.serif.com/en-gb/?utm_s ... -328672241

For any members thinking about trying or purchasing Affinity Photo now could be a good time as they are offering a 3 months free trial or 50% off full price i.e. £23.99.

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Re: Photo Affinity

Post by PhilBrew » Sat Mar 21, 2020 6:11 pm

I agree this is a very generous offer - 3 months' free trial and then get 50% off if you decide to buy. I strongly recommend Affinity Photo. Remember once bought there are no further payments required for future upgrades. Phil

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