Learnit Training
Professional editing course with Affinity Photo
  • With Affinity Designer, anyone can edit photos
  • Turn your iPad, iMac, or PC into a powerful photo studio
  • Easily apply professional photo editing
  • Create the most beautiful photo compositions in a jiffy
  • Make digital photoedits a whole new experience

Simple and professional photo editing, just on your iPad, iMac or PC? Learn digital photo editing in the three-day course Affinity Photo by Learnit.

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Professional editing course with Affinity Photo

Turn your iPad or PC into an advanced photo studio

Make professional photo edits, just on your iPad, iMac or PC? Follow the course Affinity Photo. Affinity Photo is the new way of digital photo editing. Unlike familiar photo-editing software such as Adobe Photoshop, this app is easy to operate. This makes it suitable for beginners and hobbyists as well as for professional photographers and creatives. Moreover, he is very cheap: the Affinity Photo app costs you one-time 50 euro.

Affinity Photo: Anyone can edit digital photos

The innovative app Affinity Photo makes digital photo editing a whole new experience. The super-fast and advanced editing tool provides a complete foundation for web graphics, printing and desktop publishing. This makes it easy to create high quality footage. Ideal for editing and improving photos and other creative ambitions. The app is there for Windows, iOS and MacOS, so you can work with it on a Windows computer, iPad and iMac.

Compared to other photo-editing software, Affinity Photo offers even more possibilities to improve, retouch and manipulate photos and images. Professional photo editing is now for everyone!

Content Course Affinity Photo

In our two-day training Affinity Photo you will learn the basic techniques for digitally photoediting and get acquainted with the most impressive possibilities of the app. Various editing techniques are discussed here. We also zoom in on each step in the photo editing process, from the photo reportage to the delivery of your processed photos. So anyone can edit digital photos!

Parts Course Affinity Photo

The following topics are covered during the Affinity Photo training:

Introduction Affinity Photo

  • What is Affinity Photo?
  • Affinity Photo vs Adobe Photoshop
  • Affinity Designer and Affinity Photo; A magic combination
  • Photography and photo editing tips and tricks

Editing and improving digital photos

  • Working with Layers
  • Using Masks and Groups
  • Customizations and Selections
  • Developing RAW Images
  • Selections, cropping, colorizing, sharpening and more
  • Working with text and typography
  • Simple photo edits and corrections
  • Giving extra strength to landscapes
  • Animating Long Exposure Recordings
  • Edit High Dynamic Range
  • Black and white techniques
  • Illuminate a cityscape
  • Extend the depth of a field

The photo-editing process step by step

  • Preparation
  • Photo Report
  • Edit Photos
  • Compose photos
  • Edit Colors

Professional photo editing commands

  • Photo Retouching
  • Creating breathtaking panoramas
  • Create appealing book covers for print and e-books
  • Bring Tasty creations to the picture
  • Create advanced photo compositions
  • Creating images for the Web

Working with creative effects and techniques

  • Blending mode
  • Live Filter Layers
  • Disintegration effects
  • Custom macros
  • Batch Processing
  • Compose image
  • Lighting Techniques
  • Creating brushes

Make your life easier with the Affinity Photo shortcuts

  • Modifiers & Layer Control
  • Advanced text
  • Expressions
  • Gestures
  • Photo Persona Shortcuts
  • Draw Persona Shortcuts


The Affinity Photo training is intended for photographers, Desktop publishers, visual designers and other creative vakprofessionals who want to get more out of their photo editing tool or use Affinity Photo to edit photos. But the course is also suitable for employees of companies who want to take care of the photographic material for websites and brochures. And for people who like to take beautiful pictures and edit them as a hobby. In short: For anyone interested in photo editing.


Learnit offers the course Affinity Photo as an open-learning form. The official English language Affinity Photo Workbook is used. In addition, you get access to the Affinity portal, where you can download useful resource files for each assignment and for each project. During the course, under the guidance of an experienced trainer, you will actively work to create your Affinity Photo. Depending on your experience with digital photo editing, the content and tempo of the course can be adapted to your personal learning goals. The trainer will ensure that you stay on track and achieve your learning goals. This form of learning offers space for customised work. You will have the opportunity to create examples from your own practice that will make you more specific.


After completing the course Affinity Photo:

  • You know the basics of digital photo editing.
  • Do you know the basic concept and key principles of Affinity Photo
  • Do you know the difference between Affinity Photo and other photo editing software, like Photoshop
  • Are you familiar with all the features and tools in the Affinity Photo interface.
  • You know how to use layers, masks, groups, and selections.
  • Allows you to develop RAW images, selections, cropping, colorizing, sharpening and more
  • You can apply creative effects and technique to your photo material.
  • Know all the steps in the photo editing process and the role that Affinity Photo can play.
  • Know the application possibilities of the Affinity Photo shortcuts.
  • Have you run various editing commands using the Affinity Photo tutorials.
  • Do you know how Affinity Photo collaborates with Affinity Design.

Prior knowledge

To participate in the course Affinity Photo you don't have to have any specific knowledge. Some affinity with digital photo editing is useful. The course is taught in Dutch but the teaching material is in English, so good command of the English language is required.


The training is provided by default in Dutch. The trainer controls the English language. English course material can be used. When registering at least 3 participants, the training can also be provided entirely in English.


Mentioned prices are per person, including course material. Lunch is included in the training on location.

On location Online
Duration 2 days 4 sessions
Price per day, excl. VAT € 450,- € 365,-
Total, incl. VAT € 1089,- € 883,30


After completing the training, a LEARNIT certificate will be issued as proof of participation.


We organiseren deze training ook online. Hiervoor maken we gebruik van Webbex of Zoom. Inloggen met Skype is ook mogelijk. Op verzoek kan deze training ook met Microsoft Teams worden georganiseerd.

The training lasts 4 sessions of 3 hours, spread over 4 weeks.

  • Until one year after the training you can participate for free.
  • Against payment of the catering costs you can also participate in a classroom training.


The course Professional Image Editing with Affinity Photo has been assessed with an average of 8.3.

"During this training, I have been given many tools that I can easily apply in practice."

"Good story, expert and inspiring, also a dose of humor."

"Fine, short and yet complete basics course."

"I like this kind of training, so I consider it should be done more often"

"Interesting instructive course added value the textbook so you can check again at work or at home. Kind regards Karel Pelzer."