How to crop an image online using Canva (step by step)

Learn how to crop an image online using Canva, a free-to-use online graphic design tool.


1. Open your web browser.

2. Go to

3. Create a free account or log in.

4. Click on Create a design in the top right corner.

Create a design button on Canva

5. Click on Import file at the bottom of the menu.

Import file on Canva

6. A window will appear and within this window you go to the location on your computer where the image is that you want to edit.

7. Select the image.

8. Click on Open.

Open an image in Canva image editor

9. Click on Edit photo located in the bottom left corner of your image.

Edit photo on Canva

10. Click on Crop located at the top left.

Crop tool on Canva

11. Select the part of the image you want to crop.

Select the part of an image to crop

12. Click on Done in the bottom left corner.

Crop an image on Canva

13. Click on Save in the top right corner.

14. Click on Download.

Save and download edited image

Your web browser will now download the edited image to your computer.