Photo 4x4 Centimetres (40x40 MM)

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Photo 4x4 Centimetres (40x40 MM)
1M+
approved
ID photos
200%
Guarantee of
acceptance

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How to take a photo?

Taking a photo for your ID has never been so easy.
Follow simple instruction to take a perfect ID photo.
1
Body-camera distance
The distance between the face and the camera should be about 40 cm. Ideally the photo should be taken by the other person.
2
Posture: Straight ahead
Place your face in front of the lens. Hold the camera at eye level and keep neutral face expression.
3
Lighting
Stand facing the light source, for example an exposed window. The background will be cut out, don't worry about it.

Photos with dimensions 4x4 cm

Photo 4x4 Centimetres (40x40 MM)
Size
Width: 40 mm
Height: 40 mm
Resolution
600 dpi
Is it suitable for online submission?
Yes
Image definition parameters
Head height: 70 %
Top of the Photo to Top of the Hair: 8 %
Is it printable?
Yes
Background Color
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More about Photo 4 X 4 CM (40x40 MM) - Requirements

About the 4 x 4 cm photo

The requirements for documentary photographs are different, in particular in terms of size and framing. If you want to get a professional photograph that is suitable for different documents, normally the easiest solution is to choose a universal photograph with pre-set size. For instance, for a given format: 4 x 4 cm - meaning 40 on 40 milimetres, you can use the cropping tool available on our page. a moment we would adapt your photo to the requirements of the office or institution. Thanks to this easy procedure, you will save money and time on searching for a photographer who will take professional photographs for documents in the format you need. Not always at a photography studio there is the possibility to print photographs having dimensions of 4 on 4 centimetres or 40 x 40 milimetres, hence, using photo maker with automatic framing option may be the best solution.

4 x 4 cm (40 by 40 mm) Photo background

Often a photo for a document should have a uniform background. The background colour itself may vary depending on the specific application. As a general rule, however, it is a bright background, normally white (#ffffffff) or light grey (for instance #f6f6f6), nevertheless, there may be a specific background requirement of red - #fa1612. With passport-photo.online photo maker you can get a photo with a uniform bright background. All you have to do is upload any photograph to the form above and our Background Removal Tool will do its job and you will get a photo on the perfect bright background. Soon, there will also be an option to choose a specific background color. If you need it now, please contact us at [email protected]

Equivalents of the 4 x 4 cm photograph

The equivalents of a 4 x 4 cm photo are:

  • 40 x 40 mm photograph (i.e. photo's width 40 mm and height 40 milimetres)
  • 1,57 x 1,57 inches photo (i.e. photo's width 1,57 inches and height 1,57 inches)

Proportions of the electronic form of the 4 by 4 centimetres photo

In the case of digital version photographs only, it is important to maintain the right proportions, i.e. the ratio of the 4 centimetres width to the 4 centimetres height. Depending on the resolution (dpi) of the printout, these can vary a lot concerning dimensions expressed in pixels (px). For example, these may be the dimensions:

  • for dpi=100 resolution: 157 * 246 px (width = 157 px, and height 246 pixels)
  • for dpi=300 resolution: 471 * 739 px (width = 471 pixels, and height 739 px)
  • for dpi=600 resolution: 942 * 1479 px (width = 942 px, and height 1479 px)

Last update: 24/9/22