Serif has released version 2.2 of its Affinity Photo 2, Affinity Designer 2 and Affinity Publisher 2 applications for MacOS, Windows PC and iPad platforms.

Panorama widening is one of the new functions in Affinity Photo 2.2. (Source: Serif.)

The release of version 2.2 represents the second major free update since the Affinity V2 launch last November. Further updates are expected. The latest free update introduces new features and improvements across all three products and platforms, including cross references, custom text variables, long press tool shortcuts, no FX and greyscale view modes, OCIO v2 support and data entry options.

Version 2.2, available now to buy or download free for existing owners. For new customers, individual Mac or Windows PC versions are available for a one-off payment of AU$119.99 each, while the iPad apps are AU$29.99 each. The value-for-money Affinity Universal License offers all three products on all three platforms for AU$274.99, with a 25% discount on the Universal License for users upgrading from Affinity V1.

Free 30-day trials are available for all products here.