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Smart selection brush in Affinity Designer

Posted on 25th April 2017
1- Open Affinity Designer.

2- Upload your design or image.

3-  In the top left of your screen select the Pixel Persona, this will bring up a new toolbar on the left of your screen.

4- Click on the Selection tool.

5- Select the area that you want to edit. Click on the Refine tool.

6-  The area you do not want to edit will be highlighted in red.

7-  You can use the selection tool to refine your selection even further. When you are happy select apply.

8-  You can now adjust your selection. Click on the adjustment icon in the layers panel. Select the adjustment you would like to do.

9- I selected HSL s o I can affect the sky and make it brighter in this image. As you can see the adjustment only affect the selected area and not the jetty in the image.

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