New Panoramic and HDR Images Processed in Affinity Photo

Panoramic view of the Fox River in Appleton, Wisconsin during a snow storm.

Affinity photo is a new alternative to the ubiquitous Photoshop from Adobe. It offers all the basics you might need for most photo processing, but it also offers some very nice extras, including an ability to stitch panoramas and to produce HDR images. How well does it work?