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Problem copying and pasting from Affinity Photo to other apps

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When I copy and paste from Affinity Photo 2 to Photoshop, the image appears smaller and pixelated, like the sample that I´ve uploaded,
Also when exporting the jpg image from Affinity Photo to upload to this forum the upload fails,
in the end I had to export it in Photoshop
Any solution?


Thank you!!



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59 minutes ago, Eloy said:

copy and paste from Affinity Photo 2 to Photoshop

Vector objects and live text should paste as a Smart Object in PS. 

1 hour ago, Eloy said:

the image appears smaller and pixelated

The DPI of the Photo document and the PS document don't match. Make sure to set your PS document to the same resolution as the source.

MacBookAir 15": MacOS Ventura > Affinity v1, v2, v2 beta // MacBookPro 15" mid-2012: MacOS El Capitan > Affinity v1 / MacOS Catalina > Affinity v1, v2, v2 beta // iPad 8th: iPadOS 16 > Affinity v2

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2 hours ago, Eloy said:

in Affinity Photo I create new file from clipboard and it pastes at 96dpi, shouldn't it be 72dpi? It's strange.

96 DPI when creating a new file from clipboard was a surprise to me, too. It is intended behavior in Affinity apps on Windows.

To avoid 96 DPI, I created a 72 DPI document preset that’s the size of my screenshots — in my case it’s the size of 2 monitors. Instead of pasting from clipboard, I create a new document from the preset and paste into that. But, not much help if the copy is from a selection. 

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6 minutes ago, Brian_J said:

69 DPI ...

Not 96?

All 3 1.10.8, & all 3 V23.0 Mac apps; 2020 iMac 27"; 3.8GHz i7, Radeon Pro 5700, 32GB RAM; macOS 10.15.7
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1.10.8; Affinity Designer 1.108; & all 3 V2 apps for iPad; 6th Generation iPad 32 GB; Apple Pencil; iPadOS 15.7

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