Fluid publishing powerhouse
Bring your vision to life with Affinity Publisher, the next generation of professional publishing software. From magazines, books, brochures, posters, reports and stationery to other creations, this incredibly smooth, intuitive app gives you the power to combine your images, graphics and text to make beautiful layouts ready for publication.
- IDML import
- Preflight checker
- Smart master pages
- OpenType support
Spectacular layoutsWith essentials like master pages, facing page spreads, grids, tables, advanced typography, text flow, full professional print output and other amazing features, Affinity Publisher has everything you need to create the perfect layout – whatever your project.
- Double page spreads
- Live master pages, including nested master pages
- Image frames with intelligent scaling options
- Text wrapping with fine padding control
- Custom shaped text frames
- Link multiple text frames together across your document
- Advanced guides, grids and snapping
- Tables and custom table formats
- Create and share templates across apps and devices
Text to match the power of your wordsFree yourself from the constraints of tired, traditional text layouts. Let Affinity Publisher help you visualise your text in creative new ways and flow it seamlessly through your document.
- Text styles
Link the style of your text across all pages in your document
- OpenType support
Open up all stylistic features of the latest OpenType fonts
- Text decorations
Add lines and borders to elements of your typography
- Drop caps
Add drop capitals to any paragraph
- Text on a path
Draw any curve and type along it
- Artistic text
Gain creative control over titling and other stand out text
- Flow options
Avoid orphaned or widowed lines, among many other features
- Baseline grid
Ensure the baseline of your text is aligned across all columns and spreads
Perfect graphicsWhatever the brief calls for, you can rely on Affinity Publisher to handle all the standard file types you’d expect, leaving you free to create the most ambitious, content-rich combination designs, pulling in raster or vector assets from multiple sources.
- Link or embed images with full resource manager
- Place PSD, AI, PDF, JPG, TIFF, PNG or Affinity files
- Pin graphics to float or be placed in line with your text
- Collect linked resources
Fine tune your imagesEnsure your images match the brilliance of your layout. Affinity Publisher comes with a full collection of powerful, non-destructive adjustment layers to make crucial image corrections right there in your document.
Advanced design toolsCreate and edit vector graphics in your layout using the powerful pen, node and comprehensive shape tools – all with fine control over gradients and transparency.
- Precision engineered pen and node tools
- Linear, conical, radial and bitmap fills
- Boolean operations to add, subtract, combine and divide shapes
- Add layer effects including shadows, glows and bevels
Live preflight checkingCustomize 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.
Unrivalled compatibilityImport and export to all major raster and vector files, including layered PSD, PDF and EPS formats.
Icons listing compatible file types, including: EPS, JPEG, PDF, SVG, PSD, PNG, TIFF, GIF
Full color controlAffinity Publisher can handle RGB, LAB, grayscale and CMYK color spaces, with advanced control over professional color requirements for print.
- End-to-end CMYK
- Spot color support
- Pantone library included
- ICC colour profiles
Professional outputPantone support, end-to-end CMYK and ICC color management are just part of it. You can also open, edit and output PDF/X files, set overprint controls and add bleed, trim and crop marks for press-ready output.
StudioLink logo Complete integration of Affinity apps
With Affinity Publisher, you can directly link to your other Affinity apps through StudioLink. The first technology of its kind, this revolutionary feature takes the pain out of publishing by allowing you to instantly switch to the advanced photo editing features of Affinity Photo and precise vector tools of Affinity Designer without ever leaving the app. It’s the most fluid workflow ever conceived in a creative suite of applications, and the reason we named our apps Affinity.
And so much more…Here are just some of the other capabilities built into this incredible app…
- Instant undo history
Instantly scrub through hundreds of undo steps with the history slider. Plus, save your history with your document.
- Rotate canvas
Rotate your whole document by 90, 180 and 270 degrees.
- Smart color picker
Dedicated color picker tool to accurately pick a colour, including single point or averaged sampling over an area.
- Asset management
Create sets of regularly used assets which can be instantly accessed and dragged onto your project.
- Transform panel
Precisely adjust an object’s position, size, rotation and shear.
- Transparency tool
Drag a transparency gradient over any object, with support for linear, radial, elliptical and conical types.
- Glyph browser
Browse the full set of available glyphs for any font.
- Stroke panel
Offering full control over dashed line styles, arrowheads and pressure properties.
- Customizable keyboard shortcuts
Affinity Publisher comes loaded with default keyboard shortcuts, but you can tailor to your own muscle memory.
- Add noise
Apply noise to color fills for a textured look to your work.
- Preview mode
Instantly switch from viewing grids, guides, bleed and margins to a completely clean preview of your document.
- Blistering performance
Pan, zoom and scroll through documents at 60fps.
- Organizational tools
Organise your documents with the section manager and automatically generate indexes and a table of contents.