Photo 4x4 cm (40x40 milimetres)

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Photo 4x4 cm (40x40 milimetres)
1M+
approved
ID photos
200%
Guarantee of
acceptance

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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 4x4 cm

Photo 4x4 Centimetres (40x40 MM)
Size
Width: 40 mm
Height: 40 mm
Resolution
600 dpi
Is it suitable for online submission?
Yes
Image definition parameters
Head height: 70 %
Top of the Photo to Top of the Hair: 8 %
Is it printable?
Yes
Background Color
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More about Photo 4x4 Centimetres (40x40 Milimetres) - Requirements

Regarding the 4 x 4 cm photo

The requirements for documentary photographs are different, especially in terms of size and framing. If you want to get a professional photo that is suitable for different documents, often the easiest solution is to choose a universal photograph with pre-set size. For instance, for a given format: 4 x 4 cm - that is 40 on 40 milimetres, 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 photographer who will take professional document photographs in the size you need. Not always at a photography studio there is the possibility to print photos with dimensions of 4 on 4 cm or 40 x 40 milimetres, so, using photo generator with option of automatic framing may be the best solution.

Background of the 4 x 4 centimetres (40 by 40 mm) photograph

As a rule a photograph for a document ought to have a uniform background. The background colour itself may vary depending on the specific document. Often, however, it is a bright background, usually white (#ffffffff) or light grey (e.g. #f6f6f6), nevertheless, there may be a specific background requirement of blue - #1250fa. With passport-photo.online cropping 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]

4 x 4 centimetres Photograph equivalents

The equivalents of a 4 x 4 cm size photograph are:

  • 40 x 40 milimetres photograph (i.e. photo's width 40 mm and height 40 mm)
  • 1,57 x 1,57 inches photo (i.e. photo's width 1,57 inches and height 1,57 inches)

Proportions of the digital form of the 4 by 4 cm photo

In the case of electronic form photos only, it is important to maintain the right proportions, i.e. the ratio of the 4 cm width to the 4 centimetres height. Depending on the resolution (dpi) of the printout, these can differ a lot concerning dimensions expressed in pixels (px). For example, these can be 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 px, and height 1479 pixels)

Last update: 06/12/2022

About the document

The 4x4 centimetres photo has width 4 and height 4 cm.