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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.

Austria Visa Photo: Size and Requirements

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Width: 35 mm
Height: 45 mm
600 dpi
Is it suitable for online submission?
Image definition parameters
Head height: 34 mm
Top of the Photo to Top of the Hair: 3 mm
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More about Austria Visa Photo - Requirements

Austria visa photo requirements

The requirements for an Austrian visa photo include:

  • Having a grey or light-coloured background
  • A neutral facial expression with a closed mouth
  • Directly facing the camera with both eyes open
  • The head should take up approx. 2/3 of the picture
  • Glasses are allowed, as long as the eyes are fully visible
  • Headgear is not accepted, except for medical or religious reasons
  • The face must be evenly illuminated and clearly visible
  • Reflections or shadows on the face must be avoided
  • High-quality, glossy, smooth paper with high print resolution
  • The Austrian visa photo should measure 35x45 mm

In addition to these, the photo must not be older than six months and comply with the specified dimensions and format.

Austria visa photo size and background colour

An Austrian visa photo should measure 35x45 mm, with the head measuring 32-36 mm from chin to crown. The background colour for an Austrian visa photo should be neutral grey or light-coloured and create a contrast to your face and hair. The background should consist of only one colour and not show any patterns or shadows.

Glasses in Austrian visa photos 

You can wear glasses for your Austrian visa photo. Your eyes have to be clearly visible, which means that reflections on the lenses, tinted lenses or sunglasses are not permitted. The frame of your glasses must not cover your eyes. Tinted glasses are only to be worn for medical reasons.

If you prefer, you can also take the Austrian visa photo without glasses and wear your contact lenses instead.

Smiling in Austria visa photo

You should not smile in your Austria visa photo. You must maintain a neutral facial expression and avoid any expression that could alter your appearance. 

Austrian visa photo editor

Look no further than our online AI-enhanced passport photo editor! With our tool, you can easily convert a simple selfie into a professional biometric visa photo that meets the requirements of a photo for any given document, such as an Austrian visa photo. 

Our editor removes the background, adjusts the size, crops the photo accordingly, checks and fixes the lighting, and verifies that the photo meets official requirements. 

Try our tool by downloading our visa photo app on Android or visa photo app on iOS to take the Austrian visa photo with your phone at home or on the go. Save time and money with our easy-to-use visa photo editor.

Austrian visa photos: key takeaways 

Check out the table below for the most important Austrian visa photo requirements:

Austria Visa Photo Requirements


Background colour

Grey or light-coloured with only one colour and no patterns or shadows


Allowed, as long as they do not obscure your eyes

Facial expression

Neutral, no smiling or exaggerated expressions

Head position

Directly facing the camera


35x45 mm 

Photo age

No older than 6 months

Photo requirements are based on:
Last update: 08/06/2023