Adobe Spark and Canvas

This post can also be found in Growing With Canvas.

Adobe Spark is an incredibly versatile tool.

And now, it is built right into Canvas!

Converting HEIC files to JPGs (on iPads and iPhones)

HEIC is the default photo format for newer iphones/iPads. For student who already have pictures downloaded/taken as HEIC, they can use an online converter to convert them to JPG, such as this one here.

Going forward, students with iPhones/iPads should update their camera settings to save photos as JPGs. To do this, they can open Settings > Camera > Formats and select “Most Compatible”. This will ensure that photos will save a JPGs going forward, which are much more compatible with various apps.

Below is a quick video showing you how to change this setting on an iPhone.