Round out those edges and get a circle crop for free in minutes.

The circle crop feature from Adobe Express transforms your images into stunning designs.

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How to crop a picture into a circle.

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1. Upload.

Upload your desired image from your photo library or select a stock image to feature in your design.

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2. Circle Crop.

Create shapes with the Crop & Shape tool, so your images pop in your design. Select your desired image, then choose the Crop & Shape tool to make a circle crop.


3. Continue editing.

Instantly download your newly cropped image. Share it across your social channels and digital platforms or keep editing.

Get creative with your circle crop.

Automatically crop your picture or portrait into a perfect circle, ideal for framing up your social media feeds or profile photos, adding polish to your business cards, or creating unique borders.

Explore crop shapes for every occasion.

Crop your image using more than just a circle. You can also choose from a square crop, heart or star shape, and more to get the look you want.

More tools to bring your edit full circle.

Use the remove background tool to make a cutout of your subject and choose a fun background color for borders that pop. Get a black and white or vintage look using our collection of photo filters. Simply layer on all your edits, download, and enjoy your new photo.

Customize your photo online to make it your own.

Adobe Express makes professional editing tools accessible for anyone, so you crop any shot into a circle right from your desktop or mobile device. Then, further personalize your design by making enhancing adjustments, adding text, and topping it off with animation. There are endless ways to create stunning content for any channel, on any device.

Frequently asked questions.

Can I crop a photo into a circle on my phone?
Absolutely. Add your desired image to a new project in the Adobe Express free mobile app. Tap on the image and use the Edit menu to Crop & Shape your photo into a circle, oval, or tons of other shapes.
How can I crop a photo into a circle for social media?
Easily use the Crop & Shape tool to crop your photo into a circle shape. Then, instantly download your image right to your device to share on all your social media channels.
Can I crop a photo into different shapes with Adobe Express?
Yes, the Crop & Shape feature offers different options including triangle, square, star, or heart-shaped crops. You can also crop your image using aspect ratios for different destinations.
Does the size or quality change after cropping a photo into a circle?
Generally, cropping a photo will make it smaller. You can control this by making your canvas the desired size for your final image, and then fitting your cropped image to fit. The quality will remain the same, unless you dramatically enlarge your cropped image.
Can I get Adobe Express for free? If so, what’s included?
Yes, Adobe Express has a free plan that includes core features like photo editing tools and effects and thousands of free templates. Learn more about our plans and pricing.