Supported file formats

Affinity Photo is capable of opening many raster and vector file formats. Photo also imports PDF and Adobe PSD files, and exports a range of raster file formats and the PSD file format.

File type Open Export
Adobe Illustrator (AI) x1
Adobe Freehand (10 and MX) x2
Adobe Photoshop (PSD) x3 x
Adobe Photoshop (PSB) x
DNG x
EPS x x
GIF x x
HEIF x4
JPEG x x
J2K,JP2 x
JPEG-XR/JXR (WDP/HDP) x
PDF x1 8 x
PNG x x5
RAW x6
SVG x x
TGA x5 x
TIFF x7 x5
WEBP x
OpenEXR x x
Radiance HDR x x

1 Multi-page files can be imported, with each page being placed on its own artboard.

2 Multi-page Freehand files open with each page concatenated onto a single page. Add file extensions .fh10 or .fh11 in Finder to import. Text import is not supported.

2 Multi-page Freehand files open with each page concatenated onto a single page. Add file extensions .fh10 or .fh11 in Explorer to import. Text import is not supported.

3 Includes Smart Objects, loaded as editable embedded documents.

4 Includes depth map, loaded as second layer. Depth maps are upsampled.

5 Supports transparency.

6 For a comprehensive up-to-date list of RAW file support, please see the following links:

712 bit RGB TIFF included.

8JBIG2 PDF encoding is supported.