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6 hours ago, British Airshows said:

photo library

What photo library? I'm on Windows.

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1 hour ago, British Airshows said:

any two unconverted RAW photos

What do you want to compare unconverted/undeveloped RAW files with?


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Mac Finder lets you display two RAW image side by side with built in Quick View feature. Surely windows has something similar?

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4 hours ago, Fixx said:

Mac Finder lets you display two RAW image side by side with built in Quick View feature. Surely windows has something similar?

Most likely. I used to use Adobe Lightroom to compare shots, select, crop and convert. I can still use that or another programme to compare and select. It is not essential to use Affinity for the compare and select stages but as I said in my original query 'it would be nice' to be able to do those things without switching from one application to another.  

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10 hours ago, Pšenda said:

What do you want to compare unconverted/undeveloped RAW files with?

Each other. If I take consecutive shots that appear identical, comparing side by side is the most reliable way of establishing whether one is sharper than the other.

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Just now, British Airshows said:

Each other. If I take consecutive shots that appear identical, comparing side by side is the most reliable way of establishing whether one is sharper than the other. 

If this is a response to my post, you need to have the "converted/developed" RAW files. Otherwise, preview only a thumbnail in file.


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2 minutes ago, British Airshows said:

Adobe Lightroom

But then it's more of a requirement for DAM, not a photo editor.


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8 minutes ago, British Airshows said:

I wasn't suggesting Lightroom.

15 minutes ago, British Airshows said:

I used to use Adobe Lightroom to compare shots

You require a function from AL, which is a DAM that is designed to process/display multiple files, to an application that is designed to process a single file.
Therefore, I say that this is more of a requirement for DAM.


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