If for any reason you need to send us your passport or visa photos digitally, you can upload through our website or email it to us.
An Ambassador Passport and Visa specialist will make sure that the photo is acceptable for your passport or visa application.
Instructions for using our Digital Photo Service
Digital Photo Service Guidelines
Acceptable passport photos are:
- Photographs must be 2 x 2 inches in size, taken within the past 6 months.
- The image size from the bottom of the chin to the top of the head should be between 1 inch and 1 3/8 inches.
- No glasses
- The photographs must be in color.
- They must be full face, front view with a plain white or off-white background.
- You must be facing the camera directly, head straight.
- Your expression should be neutral, with eyes open.
- No head covering or hats.
- Submit the actual image, generally 1 MB or more, not to exceed 15 MB. The format may be either jpeg, gif, png,or jpg.
- Photographs should be taken without a hat or headgear that obscures the hair or hairline.