पासपोर्ट फोटो, Indian passport photos
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Looking for high quality and affordable passport or visa photos? You’ve come to the right place! As a professional photography business we provide customers with the best digital photographic and printing equipment.
Williams Passport Photos location is in Phoenix, AZ.
Passport and Visa photos must conform to the internationally agreed Bio-metric Standard for passports.
For more information, please visit the Indian Passport and Visa web site.
Please bring an example or a set of specifications for your requirements.
Indian Passport, OCI, and Visa Photo Requirements listed below:
Applying For Photograph Size
VISA APPLICATIONS 51 x 51 mm
PASSPORT SERVICES 35 X 35 mm
OCI (Overseas Citizenship of India) 51 X 51 mm
PIO 35 X 35 mm
PCC/Birth Certificate 35 X 35 mm
Note: The photo requirements are very strict.. Please follow the following
1. Center head within frame and present full head from top of hair to bottom
2. The face should cover about 60-70 percent of the photo area
3. The applicant’s head, including both face and hair, should be shown from
the crown of the head to the tip of the chin.
4. Please ensure both ears, neck, and shoulders are clearly visible.
5. The head must be centered within the frame.
6. Photo should present Full face, front view, eyes open.
7. Background should be plain white colored without borders with contract
colored clothes (not white clothes).
8. Photos with dark, busy, or patterned backgrounds will not be accepted.
9. No shadows on the face or on the background.
Do’s and Don’ts for a Proper photograph
Lighting on face and background
1. The light should be even and balanced to avoid shadows on the face.
2. Background behind the face should be properly illuminated to avoid
shadows in the background.
3. Print photo on thin photo paper.
4. Ensure the print is clear and has a continuous-tone quality.
Indian Passport Photos
Photo sizes are specified as 35 mm x 45 mm, 50 x 50 mm or 35 mm x 35 mm depending on which Indian Government agency web site you look at
Indian Passport photos require a white or off white background
You must look straight into the camera and your head must not be tilted
No profile or three quarter views of the head are allowed in Indian Passport Photo
*Different Indian Embassies may require different sizes.
Indian OCI (Overseas Citizenship of India)
OCI Photos must be 35 mm x 35 mm square
Two identical photos are required for Indian OCI applications
Colored background required. We suggest a light blue for OCI photos
A white background is definitely not allowed
Indian Visa (for Overseas visitors)
The size of the photo must be 35 mm x 45 mm
White or light colored specified background required
2 identical photos are required for Indian Visa Photos
Both of the Indian Visa Photos required must identical