Cropping a picture allows you to select what part of a picture you show your audience and what part of the picture you hide. For instance, you might want to display a picture of your brand spanking new premises while hiding part of the picture with super sensitive new equipment that was photographed by mistake. I don’t have such a picture to use but let’s try with this one instead.
Video: Crop a Picture in PowerPoint (50 seconds)
Quick Steps: Crop a Picture in PowerPoint
- Activate the picture by clicking it.
- The Picture toolbar pops up.
- Click the Crop tool on the toolbar.
- Drag any corner of the picture to hide the unwanted details.