Get Your Portugal Visa Photo Professionally Done Today

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How does it work?

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Take or upload a photo

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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.

Portugal 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
Is it printable?
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More about Portugal Visa Photo - Requirements

Portugal visa photo requirements

The photo requirements for a Portugal visa application include: 

  • A colour passport-style photo 
  • Taken against a plain light-coloured background 
  • The applicant facing the camera directly 
  • Maintaining a neutral facial expression 
  • Eyes open and visible, mouth completely closed, no smiling or grinning 

Photo size and background guidelines for Portugal visa photo

The photo size for a Portugal visa should be 35 mm wide and 45 mm high. The background should be plain, light-coloured, and free of patterns, and the clothing should not match the background colour, i.e., avoid wearing too bright or patterned clothing.

Glasses and head coverings in Portugal visa photos

In general, glasses and head coverings are not allowed in a Portugal visa photo, but exceptions are made for medical or religious reasons. In that case, the eyes and face must remain completely visible and with no shadows present in the photo.

Editing and retouching

You should not edit or retouch your Portugal visa photo in any way, as it must accurately represent your current appearance. Editing your photo may result in your application being rejected, so make sure not to do it.

Portugal visa photo additional tips

To ensure your Portugal visa photo meets the official requirements, consult the following list of things to avoid:

  • Make sure to avoid using a busy background
  • Avoid wearing clothing that matches the background
  • Avoid having an incorrect facial expression
  • Avoid having a photo that is too dark or too bright

Take your own Portugal visa photo

Looking to get a perfect Portugal visa photo without leaving your home? Our online AI-enhanced visa photo editor can help! With just a few clicks, you can convert your selfie into a biometric photo that meets all the official requirements for a Portugal visa. 

Our tool removes the background, adjusts the size, crops the photo accordingly, and even fixes the lighting if necessary. Plus, our human photo expert ensures that your photo is compliant. 

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Download our visa photo app for Android or visa photo app for iOS and take the photo with your phone as many times as you like!

Portugal visa photo - summed up

Consult the table below to find the most important information about getting your Portugal visa photo in short:



Photo type

A colour passport-style photo


Plain, light-coloured, and free of patterns

Applicant's pose and expression

Facing the camera directly, maintaining a neutral facial expression

Eyes and mouth

Eyes open and visible, mouth completely closed, no smiling or grinning


35x45 millimetres 


Should not match the background colour

Glasses and head coverings

Generally not allowed, exceptions for medical or religious reasons 

Editing and retouching

Not allowed

Last update: 03/06/2023