File types supported by Seesaw

Seesaw supports adding photos, videos, audio files, drawings, notes, PDFs, and links into Seesaw journals. 

You can also add work created using Google apps like Docs, Slides or Sheets directly into Seesaw portfolios! Seesaw will automatically convert files into PDFs for easy viewing.  Learn more about this integration here.

Supported File Types 

  • .jpg
  • .jpeg
  • .webm
  • .png
  • .mov
  • .mp4
  • .ogv
  • .pdf
  • .mp3
  • .wav
  • .m4a

Length / File Size Limits

  • Audio Annotation on Item: 5 min
  • Audio Comment: 2 min
  • Video Length: 5 min 
  • Audio or PDF File Size: 250 MB. File larger than 250 MB? View our tips to resize files
  • Photo File Size: 1 MB
  • Photos and videos are automatically resized by Seesaw to 2000 px in the longest dimension. 


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