Simple steps to convert TIFF files to PDF.
TIFF files are used for variable resolution bitmap images and are popular for their high portability. To conveniently present or share TIFF files, convert them to PDF.
A file format popular among graphic artists is the Tag Image File Format (TIFF, or TIF). Used for high-quality raster graphic images, they’re generally much larger than other image formats, even when compressed. TIFFs are favored for their uncompromising quality and can be managed by many graphic editor apps, desktop publishing programs, and word processing software.
How to convert a TIFF to a PDF.
Before you email TIFF images or combine them with a larger document, you’ll want to convert them to PDF. Here's how to quickly and easily convert TIFF files to PDF using Adobe Acrobat tools — simply follow the five steps below.
- In Acrobat, navigate to the Create PDF option from the Tools menu
- Click on Select A File
- Navigate to the location of your TIFF file and click on it
- Choose Create
- Click the save icon to save your new PDF to the desired location
When you work with graphic images, the more data available to you, the better. You can be more creative with colors, shapes, and photos using large files. Eventually, the final product will need to be emailed, shared, or published. At that point, large files work against you. By converting your TIFF images to PDF before you send them or publish them, you capture your masterpiece in a more manageable format.