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How does it work?

Perfect biometric photo within 3 minutes.

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Take or upload a photo

Take or upload a photo

That's the only thing you need to do. Take or upload a photo - we will take care of the rest.

AI prepares the photo

AI prepares the photo

Artificial Intelligence will check your photo, crop it to the right size and remove the background.

Expert verification

Expert verification

Our Photo Expert will make additional verification to check if your photo meets the official requirements.

Digital or printed photos

Digital or printed photos

You can download a digital version and order a printout which we will send within 2-3 days. Delivery is free!


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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.


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.


Posture: Straight ahead

Place your face in front of the lens. Hold the camera at eye level and keep neutral face expression.



Stand facing the light source, for example an exposed window. The background will be cut out, don't worry about it.

Kenya Visa Photo: Size and Requirements

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Width: 2 in
Height: 2 in
301 dpi
Is it suitable for online submission?
Image definition parameters
Head height: 1.29 in
Bottom of the Photo to the Eye Line: 1.18 in
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Capture Your Perfect Kenya Visa Photo Today! - All You Need to Know

Kenya visa photo requirements

The photo requirements for a Kenya visa include the following: 

  • White or off-white background 
  • In sharp focus
  • The applicant's face completely visible without any obstructions or headwear
  • Appropriate brightness and contrast
  • The applicant must face the camera directly
  • Not older than 6 months 

Kenya visa photo size and background requirements

The official requirements state that a visa photo must measure 55x55 mm (207x207 px). Furthermore, the background must be white or off-white, with no patterns, shadows, objects or other people present. Clothing should also be everyday and without patterns to ensure proper contrast with the background.

Kenya visa photo unallowed items 

Glasses and hats are not allowed in a Kenya visa photo. Furthermore, head coverings and uniforms are not allowed in the photo as well. However, if you wear religious attire on the daily, that is allowed. Consult the official government websites to find out if medical and/or religious exceptions apply.

Edits and retouches for Kenya visa photo

Make sure not to edit your visa photo in any way as this can result in your application being rejected. If your Kenya visa photo is rejected, you will need to submit a new one that meets the requirements.

Easy way of getting your Kenya visa photo

Looking for an easy and convenient way to get a biometric photo for your Kenya visa application? Look no further than our online visa photo editor! Our AI-enhanced tool will take any photo and turn it into a biometric photo that meets all the official requirements. 

The app uses AI to remove the background, adjust lighting and contrast, crop your photo and apply any other necessary fixes. Furthermore, after the initial processing, the photo goes through a verification process with our human photo expert to ensure your photo is compliant!

Don't waste your time and risk your application being rejected due to a photo that doesn't meet the standards – try our tool now and get your photo in just a few clicks! Download our visa photo app on Google Play or App Store and take your photo on the go.

Kenya visa photo - overview

The table below features the official requirements summed up.



Background color

White or off-white 

Applicant's face

Must be completely visible without any obstructions or headwear and face the camera directly


207x207px / 55x55 millimetres

Unallowed items

Glasses, head coverings, uniforms, hats

Editing and retouching

Do not edit your photo in any way

Last update: 2023-09-23