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Free HEIC to JPG converter

Convert HEIC to JPG so you can share your photos with everyone, no matter what platform or device they're on. Use Canva's free HEIC to JPG converter to get your high-quality image in an accessible format you can instantly use in any of your projects.

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How to convert HEIC to JPG

Simplify image sharing

Convert your HEIC files to JPG

Your beautiful photo deserves a wide audience. Don’t keep it to yourself. Make your iOS photo easily shareable by converting HEIC to JPG. Simply drag and drop your HEIC image onto the page, and voilà! Canva will automatically turn it into an editable file ready for download as a JPG. It’s the same photo with the same high image quality – only in a format recognized by all apps and image software.

Transform your image from good to great

Edit and convert your HEIC files to JPG

Edit and enhance your photo before sharing it with the world. Canva's powerful photo editing tools let you crop, flip(opens in a new tab or window), rotate(opens in a new tab or window), and resize before you convert HEIC photos to JPG. Adjust the saturation, brightness, and clarity, then level up with filters and effects—all from your project dashboard. You can also add text(opens in a new tab or window) or drag and drop icons(opens in a new tab or window), stickers(opens in a new tab or window), and illustrations from our media library to create visual interest and turn your photo into something truly special.

Use your photo in all your creative projects

Share and convert your HEIC files to JPG

Working on a poster for your business? Want to share your best shots on your web portfolio? Or maybe you need pitch-ready product mockups for your slide deck. Convert HEIC files to JPG and easily use your high-quality image on any digital or printed material. Think business cards, websites, email newsletters, social media—the list is endless. And the best part? You can design these and more, all in one place, with Canva.

How to change HEIC to JPG

How to change HEIC to JPG

Open Canva on the app or any web browser to start your HEIC to JPG conversion.

You can upload your HEIC two ways: drag and drop it onto the converter page or directly onto your Canva project. Need to convert multiple HEIC to JPG files? Upload and convert each image on a separate layout.

Make some tweaks to your image using the photo editor before converting. Use the brightness, saturation, or blur sliders to adjust the overall quality of the image. Resize or crop your image to cut out the unnecessary, or insert text and creative elements. Play with different effects and filters to enhance your image and bring out your personal style.

Convert your image to the JPG file extension by clicking Share > Download in the upper right corner of the editor. Choose "JPG" as your final image format before saving it to your device.

Use your freshly converted JPG in different ways. Incorporate it into any Canva creative project, or use it on your social media posts, website, or printed materials.

Frequently Asked Questions

Convert HEIC to JPG online by accessing our free converter on any web browser or via the desktop app for Macs. To change HEIC to JPG, select your image from your device or drag and drop it onto the converter. Once you're in the editor, your HEIC image should be uploaded and ready for download as a JPG. Here's a tip: use our photo editing tools to enhance your image before converting it into the final JPG format.

Turn HEIC to JPG using our free converter on our iOS app. Upload your image, then make as many or as few creative edits as you want. Click Share (half rectangle icon with an arrow pointing up) in the upper right corner of the layout, then select Download. Choose JPG from the drop-down list to finalize converting your HEIC image to JPG.

HEIC stands for High Efficiency Image Compression. It's an image format Apple introduced with iOS 11. HEIC can store images at half the size of JPGs without compromising quality. This allows you to store more high-quality images while using less storage space. Features such as Live Photos are possible with HEIC. However, unlike JPG, it's not supported by all apps and software systems like Google, Instagram, and Facebook.

HEIC is the default file format for images across the Apple ecosystem. To open HEIC files, you must use an iOS device, such as iPhone, iPad, or Mac. If you need to open a HEIC image from a non-Apple device, you must first change your photos from HEIC to JPG. Use our free online HEIC converter on mobile or desktop to quickly convert HEIC to JPG and view your images instantly.

Apple started adapting the HEIC format starting with iOS 11. This allows users to store more high-quality images on their iPhones, iPads, and other Apple devices with less storage space.
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