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Taking a photo for your ID has never been so easy.
Follow simple instruction to take a perfect ID photo.
The distance between the face and the camera should be about 40 cm. Ideally the photo should be taken by the other person.
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.
The requirements for documentary photos may vary, in particular in terms of size and framing. If you want to get a professional photo that is suitable for various documents, often the easiest solution is to choose a universal photo with pre-set size. For instance, for a given format: 4 x 4 cm - meaning 40 on 40 mm, you can use the cropping tool available on our page. Within 5 seconds we will adapt your photograph 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 document photos in the size you need. Not always at a photography studio there is the possibility to print photos having dimensions of 4 on 4 cm or 40 x 40 milimetres, therefore, using photo maker with option of automatic framing may be the best solution.
Commonly a photograph for documents should have a uniform background. The background colour itself may vary depending on the specific document. Often, however, it is a bright background, usually white (#ffffffff) or light grey (e.g. ), nonetheless, there may be a particular background requirement of red - #fa1612. With passport-photo.online photo generator you can get a photograph with a uniform bright background. All you have to do is upload any photo 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]
The equivalents of a 4 x 4 cm size photo are:
In the case of digital form photos only, it is crucial 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 be very different in sizes expressed in pixels (px). For example, these may be sizes:
Last update: 03/06/2023
The 4 x 4 cm photo has width 4 and height 4 centimetres.