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Our Photo Expert will make additional verification to check if your photo meets the official requirements.
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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 be different, especially in terms of size and framing. If you want to obtain a professional photograph 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: 45 x 45 mm - that is 4,5 on 4,5 centimetres, you can use the cropping tool available on our page. In a few 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 photography studio who will take professional photos for documents in the size you need. Not always at a photography studio there is the possibility to print photographs having dimensions of 45 on 45 milimetres or 4,5 x 4,5 cm, therefore, using photo maker with option of automatic framing may be the best solution.
Normally a photograph for a document ought to have a uniform background. The background colour itself may vary depending on the specific application. Normally, however, it is a bright background, often white (#ffffffff) or light grey (for example #f9f9f9), although, there may be a particular requirement regarding background of light blue colour - #1292fa.
With passport-photo.online cropping tool you can get a photo with a uniform bright background. Just upload any photograph to the form above and our Background Removal Tool will do its job and you will get a photo on the perfectly 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 45 x 45 milimetres size photo are:
In the case of photographs only in digital form, it is crucial to maintain the right proportions, i.e. the ratio of the 45 milimetres width to the 45 mm height. Depending on the resolution (dpi) of the printout, these can vary a lot regarding sizes expressed in pixels (px). For instance, these can be the dimensions:
Last update: 04/10/23