Affinity Photo keyboard shortcuts

Affinity Photo  

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk -
2 years ago
- Shortcuts
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Alt + Ctrl + I

Resize Document

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Alt + Ctrl + C

Resize Canvas

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↑   Shift +

Select multiple

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Alt +

Select overlapping layer content

0
.

Reset Selection Box

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;

Toggle Snapping

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Ctrl

Erase with Pixel Tool

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X

Switch between Stroke/Fill (or Color 1/Color 2) color selectors (Color and Swatches panels)

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↑   Shift + X

Swap Stroke/Fill (or Color 1/Color 2) color selectors

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/

Set No fill on Stroke/Fill (or Color 1/Color 2) color selectors

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O

Toggle between Crop Tool overlays (Crop Tool enabled)

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↑   Shift + O

Flip golden spiral overlay (Crop Tool enabled)

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+

(drag attribute text label) Modify attribute listed on a panel or dialog

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↑   Shift +
+

Move with horizontal, vertical or diagonal constraint

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↑   Shift +
+

(drag rotation / corner handle) Rotate in 15Β° intervals

0
+
then

(drag corner handle then hold down right mouse button) Rotate around opposite corner

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Esc

Cancel a sizing, moving, or creating operation

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Ctrl +
+

(drag from a corner handle) Resize from center

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Ctrl +
+

Mirror shearing

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← β†‘ β†’ β†“

Nudging

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↑   Shift + ← β†‘ β†’ β†“

Nudging (10x measurement units)

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↑   Shift +
+

(drag from a corner handle) Resize maintaining aspect ratio

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Ctrl

Edit curves as you draw

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Alt +
+

(drag control handle) Creates cusp node (sharp corner)

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↑   Shift +
+

(drag control handle) Snap a curve's control handle to 45Β° intervals

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Ctrl + • Enter

Convert to Curves

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Ctrl + N

New Document

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Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + N

New From Clipboard

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Ctrl + O

Open Document

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Ctrl + W

Close Document/Close App (when no documents open)

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Ctrl + β­Ύ Tab

Switch Document/View

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Ctrl + S

Save

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + S

Save As

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Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + S

Export

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Ctrl + P

Print

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G

Flood Fill Tool / Gradient cycle

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H

View Tool

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V

Move Tool

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I

Color Picker Tool

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C

Crop Tool

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W

Selection Tools cycle

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P

Pen and Node Tool cycle

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Z

Zoom Tool

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S

Clone Tool

0
U

Shape Tools cycle

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T

Text Tools cycle

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O

Dodge, Burn and Sponge Brush Tool cycle

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J

Retouch Tools cycle

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B

Painting Tools cycle

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E

Erase Tools cycle

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M

Marquee Selection Tools cycle

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L

Free hand Selection Tool

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P

Liquify Push Forward Tool

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L

Liquify Push Left Tool

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T

Liquify Twirl Tool

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U

Liquify Pinch Tool

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B

Liquify Turbulence Tool

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C

Liquify Mesh Clone Tool

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R

Liquify Reconstruct Tool

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F

Liquify Freeze Tool

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W

Liquify Thaw Tool

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Z

Liquify Zoom Tool

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H

Liquify View Tool

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W

White Balance Tool

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R

Red Eye Removal Tool

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L

Blemish Removal Tool

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B

Overlay Paint Tool

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E

Overlay Erase Tool

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G

Overlay Gradient Tool

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C

Crop Tool

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Z

Zoom Tool

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H

View Tool

0
S

Slice Tool

0
L

Layer Select Tool

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A

Transform Source Image Tool

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L

Add To Source Image Mask Tool

0
U

Erase From Source Image Mask Tool

0
Alt + Ctrl + A

Select All Layers

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Ctrl + G

Group

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + G

Ungroup

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Ctrl + J

Duplicate

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Ctrl + I

Invert

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ]

Move to Front

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Ctrl + ]

Move Forward One

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + [

Move to Back

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Ctrl + [

Move Back One

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Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + H

Show All

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Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + L

Unlock All

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + N

New Layer

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Ctrl + E

Merge Down

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + E

Merge Selected

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Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + E

Merge Visible

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F

Toggle between Frequency Separation layers

0
Ctrl + \ + P

Edit Live Projection

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Alt +
+

Picks up a new brush color

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Num 0 - Num 9

Change selected layer content/brush tool's opacity

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]

Increase/decrease brush width

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or [
0
+ Alt +

(drag left / right) Decrease/increase brush width with on-screen readout

0
+ Alt +

(drag up / down) Decrease/increase brush hardness with on-screen readout

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↑   Shift +

Paint a brush stroke along a straight line

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Ctrl + +

Bigger text

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Ctrl + <

Smaller text

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Ctrl + Alt + +

Precise bigger text

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Ctrl + Alt + <

Precise smaller text

0
Alt + ←

Tighten

0
Alt + β†’

Loosen

0
Ctrl + Alt + ←

Tighten More

0
Ctrl + Alt + β†’

Loosen More

0
Ctrl + B

Bold

0
Ctrl + I

Italic

0
Ctrl + U

Underline

0
Ctrl + T

Show Character

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + T

Show Typography

0
Ctrl + ↑   Shift + =

Superscript

0
Ctrl + Alt + -

Subscript

0
Ctrl + Alt + L

Align Left

0
Ctrl + Alt + C

Align Center

0
Ctrl + Alt + R

Align Right

0
Ctrl + Alt + |

Justify Left

0
Alt + ↓

Increase Paragraph Leading

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Alt + ↑

Decrease Paragraph Leading

0
Ctrl + Alt + ↓

Precise Increase Paragraph Leading

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Ctrl + Alt + ↑

Precise Decrease Paragraph Leading

0
Alt + ↑   Shift + ↑

Raise Baseline

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Alt + ↑   Shift + ↓

Lower Baseline

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Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + ↑

Precise Raise Baseline

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Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + ↓

Precise Lower Baseline

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + ;

Spelling Options

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↑   Shift + • Enter

Line Break

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Alt + Space

Non Breaking Space

0
Alt + -

En Dash

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Alt + ↑   Shift + -

Em Dash

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Ctrl + =

Zoom In

0
Ctrl + -

Zoom Out

0
Ctrl + 0

Zoom to Fit

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(double click on Zoom Tool icon) Zoom to Fit

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Ctrl + 1

(double click on Zoom Tool icon) (Zoom to) 100%

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Ctrl + 2

(Zoom to) 200%

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Ctrl + 3

(Zoom to) 400%

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Ctrl + 4

(Zoom to) 800%

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Ctrl + 8

(Zoom to) Actual Size

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Ctrl + 9

(Zoom to) Pixel Size

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Space + Ctrl +

Hot key zoom in

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Space + Alt +

Hot key zoom out

0
H

View Tool

0
Space

Hot key panning

0

Scroll vertically up/down

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↑   Shift +

Scroll horizontally left/right

0
Ctrl + `

Switch between views

0
Ctrl + R

Show Rulers

0
Ctrl + ;

Show Guides

0
Ctrl + '

Show Grid

0
'

Grid Plane cycle

0
,

Split View cycle (not Photo Persona)

0
Ctrl + A

Select All

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Ctrl + D

Deselect

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + I

Invert Pixel Selection

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+
+

(drag down) Add to selection (Marquee/Free hand selection tools only)

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Alt

Remove from selection

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Ctrl + B

Grow/Shrink

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↑   Shift + F6

Feather

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Ctrl + Alt + R

Refine Edges

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← β†‘ β†’ β†“

Move selection in 1-pixel increments

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↑   Shift + ← β†‘ β†’ β†“

Move selection in 10-pixel increments

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Ctrl +

(click layer thumbnail) Selection from layer

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + O

Selection from layer

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift +

(click layer thumbnail) Selection from layer luminance

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift +

(click on page) Polygon selection (Freehand Selection Tool only)

0
Q

Quick Mask

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + H

Show/Hide Studio (panels)

0
Ctrl + Alt + T

Show/Hide Toolbar

0
β­Ύ Tab

Toggle UI

0
Ctrl + H

Hide Workspace

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Ctrl + L

Levels (Adjustment)

0
Ctrl + U

HSL (Adjustment)

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Ctrl + I

Invert (Adjustment)

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Ctrl + M

Curves (Adjustment)

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Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + B

Black and White (Adjustment)

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Ctrl + F

Repeat Filter

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Ctrl + A

Mask All

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Ctrl + D

Clear Mask

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Ctrl + I

Invert Mask

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Ctrl + ,

Preferences

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Program information

Program name: Affinity Photo Affinity Photo (Imaging)

Affinity Photo is a raster graphics editor that is described as an Adobe Photoshop alternative.

Web page: affinity.serif.com/en-gb/photo

Last update: 11 November 2019

How easy to press shortcuts: 78%

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Shortcut count: 193

Platform detected: Windows or Linux (not macOS)

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Endrus says: 23 months ago 4/15/2019 4:31 PM
I am afraid these keyboard shortcuts are for Affinity Photo and not Designer. Designer does not have Liquify Persona just to mention one error.

Zeynel Abidin Öztürk Admin says in reply to : 23 months ago 4/16/2019 9:20 PM
Thank you. I've changed the title accordingly.

kah says: 24 months ago 3/26/2019 12:05 AM
Where you show 'Ctrl' in the shortcuts above, it is the Command key (⌘) on my keyboard.