Sweden has adopted new world wide agreed biometric passport photo in past few years. The new birmetric passport standard is much stricter than before as the result of the 9/11 attack.
Following is the guideline of Swedish visa photos And passport photos specifications:
1.The photo size is 45 mm high and 35 mm wide.
2.the height of head of the applicant should occupy 70% – 80% of the passport photo.
3.The applicant should be facing forward, looking at the camera and showing natural facial expression.
4.The background should be light(i.e. light gray or plain white is acceptable).
5.Photos with head coverings or dark glasses is unacceptable
6.The name of the applicant should be written in the reverse side of the photo by pencil.
* To apply for Swedish visa or passport, you need to submit two identical passport photo for the application.
You may also make your own Swedish visa photos and passport photos by using your digital camera and this passport photo software: ID Photo Maker, it build-in various of passport photo processing features which enables you to make your own passport photo without any special technical, you can download ID Photo Maker from this website: http://www.idphotomaker.com/