Photo 40x50 mm (4x5 cm)

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Photo 40x50 mm (4x5 cm)
1M+
approved
ID photos
200%
Guarantee of
acceptance

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How to take a photo?

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Follow simple instruction to take a perfect ID photo.

1

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.

2

Posture: Straight ahead

Place your face in front of the lens. Hold the camera at eye level and keep neutral face expression.

3

Lighting

Stand facing the light source, for example an exposed window. The background will be cut out, don't worry about it.

Photos with dimensions 40x50 milimetres

Photo 40x50 MM (4x5 Centimetres)
Size
Width: 40 mm
Height: 50 mm
Resolution
600 dpi
Is it suitable for online submission?
Yes
Image definition parameters
Head height: 34 mm
Top of the Photo to Top of the Hair: 5 mm
Is it printable?
Yes
Background Color
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More about Photo 40x50 Milimetres (4 X 5 CM) - Requirements

About the 40 x 50 milimetres photo

The requirements for documentary photos are different, especially in terms of size and framing. If you want to obtain a professional photo that is suitable for various documents, usually the easiest solution is to choose a universal photograph with pre-set size. For example, for a given format: 40 x 50 mm - that is 4 on 5 cm, you can use the cropping tool available on our page. a moment we would adapt your photograph to the requirements of the office or institution. Thanks to this simple procedure, you will save time and money on searching for a photographer who will take professional documentary photographs in the format you need. Not always at a photography studio there is the possibility to print photos with dimensions of 40 on 50 milimetres or 4 x 5 cm, therefore, using photo generator tool with automatic framing option may be the best solution.

Background of the 40 x 50 milimetres (4 by 5 cm) photo

Often a photo for a document should have a uniform background. The background colour itself can vary depending on the specific application. Generally, however, it is a bright background, usually white (#ffffffff) or light grey (for instance #fcfcfc), however, there can be a specific background requirement of red - #fa1212. With passport-photo.online photo generator tool you can get a photo with a uniform bright background. All you have to do is upload any photograph to the form above and our Background Removal Tool will do its job and you will get a photograph 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]

Equivalents of the 40 x 50 mm photograph

The equivalents of a 40 x 50 mm photo are:

  • 4 x 5 centimetres photo (i.e. photo's width 4 centimetres and height 5 centimetres)
  • 1,57 x 1,97 inches photograph (i.e. photo's width 1,57 inches and height 1,97 inches)

Proportions of the digital form of the 40 by 50 milimetres photo

In the case of electronic version photos only, it is crucial to maintain the correct proportions, i.e. the ratio of the 40 milimetres width to the 50 milimetres height. Depending on the resolution (dpi) of the printout, these can be considerably different regarding dimensions expressed in pixels (px). For instance, these can be the dimensions:

  • for dpi=100 resolution: 157 on 246 px (width = 157 pixels, and height 246 px)
  • for dpi=300 resolution: 471 on 739 px (width = 471 pixels, and height 739 pixels)
  • for dpi=600 resolution: 942 on 1479 px (width = 942 pixels, and height 1479 pixels)

Last update: 30/11/22

About the document

The 40x50 mm photo has width 40 and height 50 mm.