Digital photo for Indian passport

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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.

Online professional photo for Indian passport

Digital Photo for Indian Passport
Width: 2 in
Height: 2 in
300 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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More about Indian Passport - Requirements

What is the Indian passport

The Indian Passport is issued by the Government of India's Ministry of Foreign Affairs through a network of 37 country-wide passport offices and 180 overseas Indian embassies and consulates. For individuals traveling abroad for education, tourism, medical attendance or business purposes, the document serves as an important travel document. The passport certifies the holders as citizens of India under the Passports Act, 1967.

Indian passport photo requirements

Every official document has some requirements that must be met but one of the important requests is having an acceptable biometric photo. If the photo doesn’t meet the requirements there are chances that it might be rejected by the authorities. These are the requirements that you have to fulfill for your biometric passport photo:

  • The biometric photograph should be in colour and not black and white.
  • The size of the photo must be 51mm x 51mm.
  • It should have a full face, front view and eyes open.
  • The face expression should be neutral. Although it is allowed to smile a little.
  • Photo’s background should be plain white.
  • Accessories such as glasses are not allowed. Except for special occasions.

How to get a digital passport photo online

With our application, PhotoAid, you no longer have to go to a nearby photography store. All you have to do is upload a picture of you and we will take care of the rest. We will crop the photo to the required size, erase the background and voila you will have a printable passport photo in no time.

How to apply for Indian passport

Applying for an Indian passport can be easily done online. The steps are as follows:

  • Register in Passport Seva (Indian passport service) and login with the registered ID
  • Afterwards, go to "Apply for Fresh Passport/Re-issue of Passport" and fill in the field.
  • Click the "Pay and Schedule Appointment" to make an online payment and schedule appointment.
  • Print the receipt with the Application Reference Number (ARN)
  • Visit the regional passport office for your appointment.

Last update: 05/10/22

About the document

The Indian passport enables the holder to fly abroad and functions as evidence of Indian citizenship. Passport seva, the passport service which is in charge of issuing passports on demand to the citizens, functions as the central passport organization. In order to apply for an indian passport you need to fulfill some requests such as providing a biometric photo, personal information and more. Our editing application, PhotoAid, can help you get a digital passport photo. Take a photo, upload it and we will adjust the size and erase the background to make the photo acceptable for your passport.

Frequently Asked Questions FAQ

How can I get an Indian passport?
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To get an Indian passport you must register in the Passport Seva online portal. There you can make an online payment and get an appointment.
What are the fees for a passport in India?
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The fees for an indian passport vary from Rs.1,500 to Rs. 3,500 depending on what you are applying for.
What is the Indian passport?
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The indian passport is an identification document which serves as evidence of citizenship and allows the bearer to travel abroad.
To get a biometric photo use the application PhotoAid which can prepare a passport photo in no time. Your photo will be adjusted to the required size and the background will be replaced to a plain white one.