I think their constant refrain about the 'painful import process' is quite funny. I'm not sure why they find it painful, unless they're doing something wrong. The DAM aspect of LR is one of the reasons I prefer it.
Because I asked a question and started a conversation perhaps? And because people on this forum tend to try to be polite and helpful perhaps?Affinity is an alternative to Photoshop.
Photoshop is NOT an alternative to Lightroom.
So, why should Affinity be an alternative to Lightroom? Why even discuss it?