Affinity Designer | Best Apps and Games 18 July,2019

Affinity Designer

Professional Graphic Design Software for the Mac.
Affinity Designer is the fastest, smoothest, most precise vector graphic design software available. Whether you’re working on graphics for marketing materials, websites, icons, UI design or just like creating cool concept art, Affinity Designer will revolutionize how you work.

It takes full advantage of OS X technologies such as OpenGL, Grand Central Dispatch, Core Graphics and is fully optimized for 64-bit and multi-core processors to squeeze every ounce of available performance from your hardware – so it’s seriously fast. Whether it’s a 100 megapixel image or the most complex vector drawing with thousands of curves, you still pan and zoom at 60fps, move objects in correct z-order and see live views of all adjustments, brushes and effects as you’re working with no compromise.

Experience the best PSD import engine out there – making it easy to collaborate with other creative professionals. Along with support for PSD, PDF, SVG, AI (PDF Stream), Freehand and EPS files you get all the flexibility you need so whether you switch to Affinity Designer for all your work, or just elements of what you do, it’s completely painless.

With professional color model support, full 16-bit per channel editing, real-time pixel preview, image slices, masks, adjustment layers and tablet support, Affinity Designer is a serious tool for creative professionals.

Real-time performance
• Panning and zooming is always live at 60fps
• Live gradients, transforms, effects and adjustments
• Optimized for documents of any complexity, zoom to over 1,000,000% for absolute precision
• Live pixel and retina view of vector artwork, wireframe view, split screen mode
• Seamless switching between tools and editing modes for frustration-free design

Perfect color and output
• Professional CMYK, LAB, RGB and Grayscale color models
• Full 16-bit per channel editing
• End-to-end ICC color management
• Advanced Lanczos 3 image resampling plus Bicubic, Bilinear and Nearest Neighbor methods

Truly multi-discipline

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• Rock solid vector tools that work just the way you want them to

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• Live effects, blend modes, image adjustments, and raster and vector masks for any part of your design
• Use the strengths of vector and raster behaviors for the best of both worlds
• The best pen tool, node tool, curve editing, geometry operations, and smart shape tools available
• Flexible text handling including comprehensive support for OpenType
• High quality raster tools for texturing, masking and finishing artwork. Create your own brushes too.
• Optimized workspaces give focus to design disciplines including web graphics, UI/UX, print, and concept art

– Fully optimized for OS X Yosemite and iMac with Retina 5K display.
– iCloud Drive Support.
– Added Stroke alignment options for Inside and Outside strokes.
– Improved performance for Pencil and Brush Tools, also improved the shapes they create.
– Introduced ‘Continuous Export’ feature to Export Persona.
– Added automatic @3x export support.
– Clipboard now supports vector copy and paste between other applications.
– Images can now be replaced in-place.
– Improved SVG and PDF export. Also improved JPEG export quality.
– Many printing improvements.
– Improvements to boolean operations and Expand Stroke function.

Mountain Lion

– “Gamut check” option for Soft Proof adjustments.
– Many OpenType improvements.
– Users with integrated and discrete graphics cards can now opt to only use the integrated card for power saving.

MacBook Pro

– Pen tablet users can now automatically change to the eraser tool by using the eraser tip of their pen.
– Numerous other performance improvements and bug fixes.

Visit our support link to view a full list of changes.

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