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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.

Photos with dimensions 1,5x2 inches

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Width: 1.5 in
Height: 2 in
300 dpi
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Image definition parameters
Head height: 1.4 in
Top of the Photo to Top of the Hair: 0.25 in
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More about Photo 1,5x2 Inches (38x51 MM) - Requirements

About the 1,5 x 2 inches photo

The requirements for documentary photographs might vary, especially in terms of size and framing. If you want to obtain a professional photo that is suitable for different documents, usually the easiest solution is to choose a universal photograph with pre-set size. E.g., for a given format: 1,5 x 2 inches - meaning 38 on 51 milimetres, you can use the cropping tool available on our page. In 5 seconds we would adapt your photo to the requirements of the office or institution. Thanks to this simple procedure, you will save time and money on searching for a photography studio who will take professional documentary photos in the size you need. Not always at a photography studio there is the possibility to print photos having dimensions of 1,5 on 2 inches or 38 x 51 mm, therefore, using cropping tool with option of automatic framing may be the best solution.

1,5 x 2 inches (38 by 51 milimetres) Photograph background

Generally a photograph for documents ought to have a uniform background. The background colour itself can differ depending on the specific document. Usually, however, it is a bright background, generally white (#ffffffff) or light grey (e.g. #fdfdfd), however, there can be a specific background requirement of blue - #1250fa. With cropping tool you can get a photo with a uniform bright background. Just upload any photo 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 1,5 x 2 inches photo

The equivalents of a 1,5 x 2,0 inch size photograph are:

  • 38 x 51 mm photograph (i.e. photo's width is 38 mm and height is 51 milimetres)
  • 3,8 x 5,1 cm photo (i.e. photo's width is 3,8 cm and height is 5,1 cm)

Proportions of the digital version of the 1,5 by 2 inches photo

In the case of electronic version photos only, it is important to maintain the correct proportions, i.e. the ratio of the 1,5 inches width to the 2 inches height. Depending on the resolution (dpi) of the printout, these may be considerably different concerning dimensions expressed in pixels (px). E.g., these may be sizes:

  • for dpi=100 resolution: 150 x 200 px (width = 150 pixels, and height 200 pixels)
  • for dpi=300 resolution: 450 x 600 px (width = 450 pixels, and height 600 pixels)
  • for dpi=600 resolution: 900 x 1200 px (width = 900 pixels, and height 1200 pixels)

Last update: 6/6/23

About the document

The 1,5x2 inches photo has width 1,5 and height 2 inches.