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Graphics software redefined
From the smoothest, fastest photo editing and graphic design software to the most powerful publishing software, Affinity apps are pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with creative technology.
The Affinity Story
Cherri International are proud to represent Serif Affinity in Australia and New Zealand.
Serif had been developing Windows software for 20 years when our Head of Development – Tony Brightman – gave a presentation of a new idea…
The idea was to develop a whole new range of professional graphics software.
These apps would be special in their conception – built from the ground up with the workflow of creative professionals in mind.
It meant throwing away all the code we had built up over the years, but he wanted to create something that would set a new, higher standard for creative design apps.
Cherri International’s target market are:
Authors / Writers
Private and Public Schools
The official guide to Affinity Photo on macOS and Windows
Become an Affinity Photo master with this huge 488-page, full colour hardback book. Created by the Affinity team, alongside some world-renowned artists and photographers, you will learn everything from the core skills you need right up to the most powerful tools and techniques.
Learn digital design and illustation with Affinity Designer
Beautifully presented in hardback, and printed across 448 full color pages, the Affinity Designer Workbook is the complete guide to getting the most out of Affinity Designer. From core skills, design tips and tricks, to advanced techniques, the book takes you through the whole journey using enjoyable, easy to follow projects.
The Affinity suite 1.8 version is here!
Check out some of the brand-new features and major improvements below, including IDML import and a new Preflight panel for Affinity Publisher, expand stroke improvements and a new Stock panel for Affinity Designer, PSD smart object import and lens correction improvements for Affinity Photo, and template support and new document dialogs for all the apps.
If you own the apps already, make sure you download the update today for free.
Import InDesign IDML files, including all text styles, master pages, guides, pinned objects and more, directly into Affinity Publisher for an even more seamless experience.
Any smart objects included in PSD files can now be imported as embedded documents, letting you easily edit layers within any smart object - even on iPad!.
You can now save documents as template files (.aftemplate) to re-use time and time again. Templates can be shared across all apps, and if you use cloud storage (Dropbox, iCloud Drive, Box, etc.), you can easily access your templates on multiple devices too.
Customize the all new Preflight panel to receive live warnings for possible errors in your document, including poor image resolution, bleed hazards, overflowing text, spelling errors, missing images or font resources, and more.
Get incredibly accurate results with far fewer nodes than before.
Experience the power of a range of plugins in Affinity Photo, including support for Nik Collection 2.5 by DxO.
Merge multiple documents together into a single Affinity Publisher file. Whether you're combining whole documents or selecting page ranges to import, you can take advantage of text style mapping, index merging and master page control.
Open and edit your highest quality photographs in Affinity Photo.
Thanks to the integration of window controls and the app's main toolbar, Mac users (Mojave and above) can now enjoy more usable document space on all apps.
Smart master pages
Swap master pages quickly and easily in Affinity Publisher. Migrate edited content from any page to a new master page layout in a single click without losing any of your work in the process.
Organise all image resources into a single folder location and share with others in your network. Great for simply consolidating images linked from various locations.
New Stock panel
Quick access royalty free images in Affinity Designer through the brand-new Stock panel.
Better metadata handling
New support in Affinity Photo for user-editable fields in image metadata, including the IPTC standard for copyright and other information. Plus, save and import metadata files (XMP), batch whole folders of images and tag with appropriate ownership info, and more.
Plus many other improvements and fixes...
It’s now simpler than ever to find, create and manage document presets on all of our desktop apps with customised saveable presets and thumbnail previews.
Text column dividing lines
Effortlessly add lines to separate columns in text frame settings in Affinity Publisher.
Import spreadsheet data into Affinity Publisher from Excel, Apple Numbers or LibreOffice in XLSX format as a standalone table or inline with your text frames.
Updated PANTONE© library
Work with a seemingly endless range of colours on all apps and devices, including updated PANTONE© Formula Guide solid palettes (coated and uncoated).
Boolean operation improvements
With huge improvements to Boolean operations in Affinity Designer, you can now add, subtract and combine shapes to create custom designs better than ever before.
Lens correction improvements
Benefit from manual lens correction override in Affinity Photo's Develop Persona and take advantage of the newly added 'recently used' and 'favourites' lists. Lens correct of RAW files coming from fixed focal length lenses has also been improved.
New Anchors panel
This addition to Affinity Publisher makes it easier than ever to manage anchors in your document and also gives you the ability to create new ones from selected text.
Apple keyboard shortcuts for text editing
Mac users can now use Apple default keyboard shortcuts for text editing and entry for an even more stamlined workflow.
“Faster, smoother and more powerful software, Affinity continues to push the boundaries for professionals”
Affinity Photo continues to push the boundaries for professional photo editing, whether you are editing and retouching images, or creating full-blown ulti-layered compositions.
Affinity Designer, the award-winning professional graphic design revolution software is the fastest, smoothest, most precise vector graphic design software available.
Affinity Publisher, the power to combine your images, graphics and text to make beautiful layouts ready for publication. Directly link to your other Affinity apps through StudioLink.
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