Photo for Russian Visa - size & requirements

Photo for Russian Visa - size & requirements

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Russia Visa - photo size & requirements

Photo for Russian visa (UK citizens) / Passport Photo Online
Size
Width: 35 mm
Height: 45 mm
Resolution
600 dpi
Image definition parameters
  • Head height: 33 mm
  • Top of the Photo to Top of the Hair: 5 mm
Is it suitable for online submission?
yes
Is it printable?
yes
Background Color

How to make a photo?

Body-camera distance
1
Body-camera distance
Posture: Straight ahead
Posture: Straight ahead
2
Posture: Straight ahead
Even lighting on both sides of the face
Even lighting on both sides of the face
3
Even lighting on both sides of the face

Russia Visa requirements and application

Photo is one of the most important elements during the visa application. The picture will be positively verified by the embassy official if it meets official requirements. Recommended photo size is 3,5 x 4,5 cm. The picture should have a balanced contrast, sharpness and lightning, hence, it is highly advised to use the service of an experienced photographer. The photo should be taken against a plain and uniform background. It should be printed in color, on a high quality photograph paper. The person in the photo should face the camera with eyes turned directly towards it. It is obligatory not to cover the face or hairline – it should remain clear and one is not allowed to cover it with hair or jewellery. While posing for a photograph one should close the mouth and have a neutral face expression, without any emotions.

Russia Visa online application in United Kingdom

The Consular Section of The Russian Embassy in the United Kingdom states that electronic visa application in Russian or English language is the only form of applying for the document.

About the document

Visa to Russia is a mandatory document for non-Russian citizens who want to cross the Russian border. Regardless the travelling aims (education, work, business), it is not possible to cross the Russian border without valid document. The institution responsible for issuing visa is Embassy of Russian Federation, located in the capital of the United Kingdom.

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