Cropping a picture to a shape

Word 365 2013 2010 2007
It is worth to know that, instead of cropping a picture to a conventional rectangle, you can crop it to a circle, a triangle, an arrow, or even a thought bubble:
Crop a picture to a shape Word 2016

To crop a picture to a shape, do the following:

   1.   Click the picture to select it.

   2.   On the Format tab (under Picture Tools), in the Size group, click the Crop button and then choose Crop to Shape:

Crop to a shape Word 2016

   3.   Select the shape on the gallery that opens:

Shapes in Word 2016

See also this tip in French: Rogner l'image à la forme.

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