Passport Photo Template

Get your perfect biometric photo (compliance guaranteed)

1M+
approved
ID photos
200%
Guarantee of
acceptance
Passport Photo Template
1M+
approved
ID photos
200%
Guarantee of
acceptance

How does it work?

Get the perfect biometric photo in 3 minutes or less.

Check out just how simple it is!

Snap or upload a photo

Snap or upload a photo

That's the only thing you need to do. Snap or upload a photo - we'll take care of the rest.

AI prepares the photo

AI prepares the photo

Artificial Intelligence will check your photo, crop it to the right size and remove the background.

Expert verification

Expert verification

Our Photo Expert will make additional verification to check if your photo meets the official requirements.

Digital or print photos

Digital or print photos

You can download a digital version and order a printout which we will send within 2-4 days. Delivery is free!

Why?

Take a biometric photo conveniently without leaving home

You save time and money

Convenience

Don't waste time, effort or money. You can take your passport photo without leaving home.

Professional service

Over 1 million people have used our services within the past 11 years. Our Photo Experts are available 24/7.

Money-back guarantee

We guarantee the authorities will accept your photo(s) or we will refund double your purchase cost!

Satisfaction guarantee

Take as many photo shots as you want - you pay only when you are satisfied.

How to take a photo?

Taking a photo for your ID has never been so easy.

Follow these simple instruction to take the 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.

Passport-size photo template: size and requirements

Passport Photo Template [Free Passport Picture Template in 3s!]
Size
Width: 2 in
Height: 2 in
Resolution
301 dpi
Is it suitable for online submission?
Yes
Image definition parameters
Head height: 1.29 in
Bottom of the Photo to the Eye Line: 1.18 in
Is it printable?
Yes
Background Color
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What our users have to say about us:

Can't thank these people enough, they have gone above and beyond today to produce a lovely passport photograph from my poor photograph. Thank you for all your efforts. I would recommend this company good value, professional and kind.
Pauline Jackson
My first pictures weren’t high enough quality, I received an email right away asking for new pictures, and within minutes received an answer with passport picture attached that would work. Highly recommend! Thank you!
Cali Rae
Passport-photo.online does a great job, They turn any photo into a passport photo within seconds. If something seems doubtful, they do it manually and send the new photos for free. They also do a fantastic service even after the purchase. I love their service, 100% recommend it.
Alison Burry

More about Passport Photo Template - Requirements

Get a passport picture template

The most popular passport photo sizes include 2x2 inches (51x51 mm) and 35x45 mm. However, dimensions are only part of it; applicants must also pay attention to the height of their head and eyes and their general position in the passport picture.

Fortunately, many tools available to passport applicants can help them create their passport images. Not all of them are equipped enough to deliver precise results though, and some require the applicant’s effort and knowledge of passport photo requirements.

We want to take the weight off your shoulders and propose a hassle-free, time-saving solution supported by a 100% compliance guarantee: Passport Photo Online!

Read more to know how we can help you and what types of passport photo templates we offer.

U.S. passport photo template

U.S. citizens who want to apply for a passport must follow strict criteria regarding their passport pictures. These are:

  • 2x2 inches (51x51 mm) in size
  • 1 inch to 1-3/8 inches (25 - 35 mm) for the head’s height
  • 1-1/8 to 1-3/8 inches (28 - 35 mm) for the eye height.

For a digital U.S. passport photo, that American citizens can already submit thanks to a government pilot program, the following apply:

  • square aspect ratio
  • min. 600x600 and max. 1200x1200 pixels
  • 50-69% of the image must be for the head’s height;
  • 56-69% of the image must be for the eyes’ height.

We know that following technical requirements might take time and energy, especially when the photograph must follow the sizes specified to small fractions. Here’s where Passport Photo Online comes in handy.

A 2x2 passport photo template

The 2x2 passport-size photo is one of the most common passport picture sizes available. Apart from the United States, citizens of the following countries must use it for their applications:

  • The Bahamas
  • Belize
  • India
  • Jamaica
  • Mexico
  • Taiwan
  • Thailand
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Zimbabwe.

Thanks to Passport Photo Online, applicants don’t have to worry about the requirements. Our application provides a fully-compliant template that shows the exact measurements of a given passport photo, regardless of the country. How does it work?

  1. Visit our website and upload a photo, or download our application and take a shot with your smartphone camera.
  2. Choose the document type you want to use your picture for, and wait less than a minute!

Yes, it’s that simple! What happens during this 1 minute? Our advanced AI technology checks the picture and scans it according to the requirements of the chosen document. Then, one of our experts reviews the result and provides their feedback. Don’t worry if you need to retake the picture—every additional snap is free, and you pay only for the final, satisfying result!

No more sweating over passport photo requirements. Let us do everything for you, and in the rare cases of rejected photos, we guarantee a 200% refund of the original price!

Free passport photo template

Every order through our passport photo tool comes with a downloadable passport photo template for free! This way, you can print your passport pictures at the local drugstore or home, provided you have quality paper. With our template, you can save up to 97% on printing your passport photos!

Get your passport photo template for free:

  • a 4x6 inch template includes 2 (two) 2x2 inches passport photos;
  • a 10x15 cm template contains 8 (eight) 35x45 mm passport photos.

Per the customer’s request, we also deliver ready printouts on matte or glossy photo paper directly to your door. Choose the option that’s most convenient for you. Try Passport Photo Online and get your passport photo template online today!

Last update: 1/30/23

Frequently Asked Questions FAQ

Is there a passport photo template tool?

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Yes, there is! Passport Photo Online is a photo editing tool that offers passport photo templates in 2 sizes: 4x6 inches and 10x15 cm. You can also create your passport picture without a hassle; download the app and check it out yourself!

Where can I get a free passport photo template to print?

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At Passport Photo Online, a free passport photo template for printing comes with every order. You can choose the size out of the 2 available ones: 4x6 inches and 10x15 cm. The templates include 100% compliant passport pictures you can create conveniently through our app. Try it out today!

How can I get a passport photo 2x2 template?

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A template for your passport-size photo is available for every order done through Passport Photo Online. For a 2x2 passport photo, we have a perfect 4x6 template that fits 2 (two) passport photos. It is ready to print at any location, very often for a discounted price.