Make Facebook Cover Photo on iPhone for FREE

Need an eye-catching FB cover photo? Photoshop Express is Adobe’s offer for image editing on iOS devices. Unlike its desktop version, the iOS version is free to download and use. It comes with many collage templates to help beginners create stunning collage photos easily. If you are looking for an easy way to create good-looking Facebook Profile cover photo, Facebook Page cover photo, PS Express is your best choice.

Add photo(s) to the image editor

Run Photoshop Express on your iPhone iPad. It will open your Camera Roll so you can choose and import the photo to the editor. If you plan to use only one photo as the Facebook cover photo, make sure to open the Edit tab and import photo from there. If you like to make a photo collage as Facebook cover collage photo, switch to the Collage tab to add multiple pictures to the editor.

Adobe Photoshop Express Edit - select photos iPhone

Make Facebook cover photo from one single photo

To create Facebook profile or cover photo from a single picture, tap on the Crop icon at the bottom toolbar, then choose Facebook Profile, Facebook Profile Cover, Facebook Page Cover, or Facebook Event Cover.

create facebook page cover photo using PS express on iPhone

You will see the white rectangle selection box above the photo. Drag its corners to increase or decrease the selection. Drag the background photo to make anything you want to keep in the selection box. The unselected part of the photo will be cropped. The image editor app on iPhone will crop and resize your photos at the same time, just like how its desktop version works on our PC or Mac.

Tap the Share button at the top right corner, to preview the Facebook cover photo. You also have the option to change the photo size and image quality before saving or sharing it.

Combine multiple photos into Facebook cover collage photo

Photoshop Express is a well-known collage maker for iOS. You can also join multiple picture together and export it as Facebook Cover photo. In a related guide, we have used it to merge multiple photos on iPhone. You can see how easy the collage photo creation has become for iPhone iPad users.

On the home screen, switch to the Collage tab, browse to your Camera Roll, preview and import all the photos you want to include in your Facebook cover photo. Tap on Next button at the bottom right corner. Choose a layout or template from the GRIDS, FREEFORM or SHAPES tab. Switch to the Aspect Ratio tab from the bottom left corner and choose Facebook Profile, Facebook Profile Cover, Facebook Page Cover, or Facebook Event Cover.

make facebook page cover collage photo with ps express on iphone
make facebook page cover collage photo with ps express on iphone

Finally tap on the Share button at the top right corner to preview your Facebook cover collage photo, adjust its size and/or quality and save it to your Camera Roll.

What’re the image dimensions for Facebook Cover Photos?

  • Facebook Page cover photo:
    820 pixels wide by 312 pixels tall is the minimum size that Facebook will display your Page Cover photo on computers and it will be 640 pixels wide by 360 pixels tall on smartphones.
  • Facebook Profile cover photo:
    The minimum size of your Facebook Timeline cover photo measures 851px by 315px.

With PS Express app on your iPhone, no need to worry about image dimensions. The image editor will keep the right correct aspect ratio for the Facebook cover photos. And you also have the option to adjust its size (width and height), not the aspect ratio, before you save them to your iPhone. For example, you can resize your Facebook page cover photo from its original size, say 1640*624p, 1500*663p, 1400*619, or other dimensions, to the minimum size 820*312 if like.

Leave a Reply