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Instantly resize your video for Instagram

Fit your existing videos to Instagram's aspect ratios. No need to cut corners—keep the important parts in while optimizing them for IG. Resize a video for Instagram in just seconds by using Canva's online video resizer tool.

The effortless video resizer for Instagram

Easily resize and share your videos

Share your existing promotional, branding, or personal videos and fit them like a glove to IG’s platform requirements. Resize a video for Instagram with no fuss by uploading it straight to an Instagram video template. Choose from our available preset sizes perfect for square in-feed posts and vertical Stories and Reels. Want to resize a video from your birthday, wedding, or other special event? You can do so without sacrificing its elements. Enjoy and share videos with your friends and followers on Instagram without missing the important moments.

Maintain video quality

Maintain video quality when resizing your videos

When it comes to your resized videos, you won’t have to worry about their quality being altered. With Canva’s video resizer for Instagram, easily highlight the scenic views in your vacation footage without sacrificing the resolution. Sharing your baby pictures through a video? Your images will stay clear and crisp. Resize and upload your nostalgic video to Instagram without that awkward film grain. Don’t forget to also use our video enhancer(opens in a new tab or window)to up your video quality to new heights, and our video filters(opens in a new tab or window)to set a different mood.

Capture the right angle

Edit and add texts to your resized videos

For your marketing or promotional videos, it’s crucial to angle your product right to highlight its best features. With Canva’s video resize app for Instagram, you can adjust your video to put these features on a spotlight, making it perfect for explainer videos and product reels as well. Don’t worry about awkward corners or out-of-focus areas anymore! You can also use our video trimmer(opens in a new tab or window) to meet IG’s time limit and our video cropper(opens in a new tab or window) to remove unwanted areas. Make your video more descriptive, engaging, and informative too with our add text to video tool(opens in a new tab or window).

How to resize a video for Instagram

How to resize a video for Instagram
Resize video for Instagram

Open Canva and choose a Vertical or Square Instagram video template, which automatically configures your design to fit standard Instagram aspect ratios.

On your template, click Upload or simply drag and drop your video to start resizing. MP4, MOV, MKV, MPEG, and WEBM file formats are supported.

Edit your video size for Instagram by dragging your video’s corners out to your desired size, or cropping it to fit the canvas. Move and adjust your video accordingly to keep your subject within frame.

Add personality to your video by using several other tools that Canva has to offer.You can enhance your video, trim its length, and add text. Customize it further with filters, stickers, icons, and audio from our content library.

Download your resized video in an MP4 file, or schedule it straight to Instagram from the dashboard.
Resize video for Instagram

Frequently Asked Questions

On Canva, enter “Instagram Story” or “Instagram Reel” on the search bar and choose a Story or Reels format, depending on your preference. The format selected will automatically change the video’s aspect ratio to fit Instagram’s requirements. Then, click Upload or drag and drop your video to the online editor to start editing.

If you can’t resize your video for Instagram online on a desktop, no worries! On your mobile device, download Canva from the App Store for iOS, or Google Play for Android. Then, log in to your Canva account, access our video resize app for Instagram, and start resizing.

You can edit video size for Instagram by clicking on your video, then dragging the corners in or out to the size you prefer. You can also change its size by cropping it to fit the dimensions of your Instagram video template.
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