Cropping an image in Illustrator

How do you crop an image in Illustrator? You don’t have to crop the image in Photoshop or Lightroom before you place it in your Illustrator file. There are a few different ways to crop in Illustrator but these two new videos give you some best practices for cropping. In one, Adobe’s Erica Larson shows how to crop with an opacity mask and in the other she shows you how to crop with a clipping mask:

4 thoughts on “Cropping an image in Illustrator

  1. Hello, Great Post! I am a corel draw user, and now still learning adobe illustrator.
    This guide help me to understand more about Crop in adobe illustrator. Thank you very much🙂

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