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Schengen Visa Photo Specifications

When you submitting your Schengen visa application, you have to submit two identical visa photo, one pasted on the application form, and another for submitted loose.
The Schengen visa photo must be taken on high-quality and the photo must follow the following specifications:
Photo Size:
The size of the visa photo is 45 mm high x 35 mm wide
Biometric Requirements:
The size of the portrait from the bottom of the chin to the top of crown must be between 1 ¼ inches(32 mm) and 1 3/8 inches(36 mm).
Other Specifications:
1.Taken in full-face view, with light background.
2. Must be in-color(black and white photo is unaccepted).
3. The colors of photo must present a natural appearance. The photo must not have any scratches.
4. Printed on high-quality photo paper

We attached two documents to help you pass the application: one is the official Schengen visa photo instructions document, you can follow the guideline and make sure your photo won’t be rejected. another is Application document for Schengen visa.
Click here to download Schengen visa photo instructions(*.pdf)
Click here to download Application for Schengen Visa(*.pdf)