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  1. This was fixed in Photo 1.7.2.x release. DM1 - thank you for this and your continued feedback on all things Help related. Very much appreciated. \Andy Capstick
  2. This is wrong in docs. I've removed it from the help. Thanks for spotting it. Andy Capstick
  3. Thanks DM1 - just seen this so now fixed.
  4. Fixed. Just an oversight as MEB suggested :-)
  5. Official Affinity Publisher Desktop Tutorials The Affinity Publisher video tutorials are available here: https://affinity.serif.com/tutorials/publisher/desktop/ In case you didn't know, the above tutorials are also accessible directly from Publisher's Welcome screen. We've really tried to go the extra yards with this tutorial set - all shot in 4K, picture-in-picture, subtitling and packed full of tips and tricks. If you have any requests or feedback, please let us know by replying to this topic. Enjoy! \Affinity documentation
  6. Official Affinity Designer Desktop Tutorials For Designer 1.7, we've got a brand new set of tutorials that follow a more structured approach and are sorted into logical categories. You can access them by following this link: https://affinity.serif.com/tutorials/designer/desktop The web page that is displayed is also accessible directly from Designer's Welcome screen itself. Please note that the previous thread is now considered legacy and has been unpinned. The videos linked in the thread are also considered legacy although they will remain accessible (albeit unlisted). The videos listed at the above link are hosted on Vimeo. Alternatively, please find a list below with YouTube links: Basic Operations UI overview New document Open and import Pan, zoom and rotate canvas Selecting Transform, scale, rotate and shear Grouping Ordering Layers panel Align and distribute Copy, paste and power duplicate Undo, redo and history Placing images Quick export Advanced Operations Artboards Symbols Assets panel View modes for pixel preview Square and triangular grids Isometric design and grid setup Advanced axonometric grid setup Design Aids Ruler and column guides Object snapping Curve snapping: nodes and control handles Vector Tools Pen tool Node tool Point transform tool Advanced curves 1: bézier drawing in detail Advanced curves 2: multi-node select, align and transform Pencil tool Shape tools Multiple strokes and fills Corner tool Boolean operations Colour picker tool Fill tool Advanced colour Transparency tool Vector brush tool Managing vector brushes Pixel Tools Pixel tool Paint brush tool Advanced brush options Managing raster brushes Smudge tools Erase brush tool Flood fill tool Symmetry and mirror painting Drawn selections Smart selection brush tool Selection modification tools Refine selections Export Persona Slice tool Layers panel Export options panel Slices panel Text Tools Frame text tool Art text tool Advanced typography Text on a path Effects and Adjustments Applying adjustments Masking adjustments Layer effects Advanced layer effects Blend modes Styles
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    Histogram

    Hi Walt, This is with the Photo lead developer to decide what to do. I've mentioned on our internal fault reporting system about the implications when using light UI so I'd imagine they will consider that. The workbooks will change to reflect the UI, i.e. whatever works for both UI styles. \AndyC
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    Histogram

    Hi, Workbook update.. I've logged that the screenshot on p.31 will need to be looked at on reprint (changing from white to light blue). The 'white' area is implied to be luminance as the text on the left spread states "The Histogram Panel shows the distribution of Red, Green, Blue and Luminance values for the image, layer or current marquee selection." Cheers Andy
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    Some Publisher Help Typos

    Paul - this needed work :-) Fixed. Thanks Andy
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    Some Publisher Help Typos

    Got that. :-) AndyC
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    documentation error

    Wrong of course - now fixed in docs.
  12. Text>Insert Text from File is now replaced by File>Place due to Publisher dev. Fixed in docs.
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    Place Image Tool

    Hi everyone - AndyC from Affinity docs here - it's highly unlikely that docs will document functionality in advance of it appearing in the UI. Mainly because we see the code at the same time as beta testers see it, and we update for the subsequent build. :-) Assume that we've had a hiccup in docs for issues like this - just flag it and I'll fix in pronto! \AndyC
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    Affinity Photo Workbook

    Hi Joe, I'm the editor of the Workbook so I thought I'd reply directly. I'm a bit concerned about the many indexing errors you have encountered. I had a look at p. 204 and the vignette filter is actually mentioned at the bottom of the page so i'm happy with that. The other reference on p. 166 hasn't got an index entry so I will get that fixed for a future reprint. If you're able to point out some of the other errors i'd be grateful. In the meantime, I'm going to have our QA team look at the indexing generally to spot any issues. Unfortunately we don't publish corrections for our workbooks. Thanks for your feedback. /AndyC
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    export options

    Hi Robin3, Raster images (JPG, PNG, etc) are raster anyway - the export options only affect downsampling of those in different ways. Do you mean if you placed a vector image such as SVG you were expecting some level of edibility after export but you didn't get any? I'll investigate further if so. \AndyC
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