Get files saved in JPG format but want to read it in an ebook reader? Why not just convert your JPG images to ePub format for easy reading at anytime anywhere?
No worries, here we will share several ways to save images, like JPG or PNG as ePub format, no matter you want to do this on Mac or Windows PC. In addition, we have the solution to convert multiple JPG files to one ePub for you.
The reason why we recommend convert JPG to ePub with OCR is that, you will be able to edit and annotate your ePub files as you always do on your eReader. To convert JPG to ePub on mac, Cisdem does an excellent job.
Cisdem PDF Converter OCR is a macOS productivity tool to convert both PDF and images. It can convert native PDF to 16 formats, also allows users to OCR scanned PDF and image to editable formats, including ePub, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, RTFD, TXT, HTML, Keynote, Pages. What’s more practically convenient is it helps convert multiple JPG or PNG images to single one ePub file, so that you won't have to combine one by one manually.
Select all image files, turn Merge button ON, click Convert to save images as one PDF on your mac first.
Then go to Converter Interface, import the PDF created from your JPG or PNG images, choose output as ePub;
If you don’t need to convert JPG or PNG to editable ePub format, you can turn off the OCR button.
To convert JPG to ePub on Windows offline, there are just few options, using a PDF converter or a PDF editor. A PDF editor always come with a high price, regarding JPG to ePub, a PDF converter would be better.
Wondershare PDF Converter Pro for Windows is a program to create and convert PDF files. Though it cannot directly convert JPG to ePub format, it allows users to save JPG as PDF first, then output as ePub format with or without OCR.
Also, you can utilize online free JPG to ePub converters. Maybe you’ll be recommended to use Google Docs, but you’d better not, since it will do OCR on your JPG files, saving the original picture and recognized text in the same ePub file:
If you need OCR, Google Docs does not that good on this, if you don’t need OCR, you will have to delete the recognized texts before saving as ePub, which is troublesome.
Therefore, here we recommend 2 good online free JPG to ePub converters for you.
Convertio offers 2 solutions to convert JPG to ePub, with or without OCR. If you want to change JPG to image ePub format, use its Convert feature, if you want to export JPG as editable ePub format, use its OCR feature.
Convertio is an online free file converter changing various files to virtually all formats. It is safe to use and creates good quality conversion result.
Like Convertio, Online2PDF is another option to convert JPG to ePub online free, but without OCR. In fact, Online2PDF is mainly designed to work on PDF, with features like editing, organizing pages, editing, protecting, compressing, etc. But it is more than a PDF tool, it supports converting images and processing certain files with OCR.
No, you cannot convert directly, but ......
Calibre is a standalone free program to read, manage, download, share, edit and convert various types of ebooks, always considered as one of the best free ebook converters. It supports reading and converting all popular ebook formats, like PDF, Mobi, AZW, ePub, etc., but not including images such as JPG, PNG…
But if you want to convert with Calibre, here’s a solution: save JPG as PDF first, then convert PDF to ePub in Calibre. Also, you can follow these steps:
As you can see, it will be much easier to use online or offline JPG to ePub converter than using Calibre, since you have to save the image files as PDF first.
There are not so many options to convert JPG to ePub format both on Mac and Windows, but you can have a try on those tools listed as above if you want a simple yet good JPG to ePub conversion. And before conversion, you need to decide if you want to convert with or without OCR, since the result will be quite different.
Connie has been writing for Mac productivity and utility apps since 2009. Each review and solution is based on her practical tests, she is aways energetic and trustworthy in this field.