Canadian Passport Photo requirements

Canadian passport photo requirements include: submitting 2 identical and unaltered photos with each passport application, taken by a commercial photographer or studio, no more than 6 months before application, meet the size specifications of 50mm wide by 70mm high with a facial height between 31mm and 36mm, clear, sharp, in focus with uniform lighting, no shadows, glare or flash reflections, a neutral facial expression with eyes open and looking straight at the camera, not smiling or frowning, and showing the applicant’s current appearance and posture with a plain white or light-coloured background. Glasses are allowed as long as there is no glare on the lenses, hats or head coverings worn daily for religious beliefs or medical reasons are allowed as long as the full face is visible and there are no shadows, and a wheelchair can be included with a white blanket behind the head. Additionally, the back of one photo must have the date and studio information written or stamped by the photographer and signed by a guarantor.

At JH Photographers Studio, we are proud to offer our customers the highest quality passport photos that meet all government requirements. Our studio has a 100% approval rate for Canadian and other passport photos, which is a testament to our expertise and attention to detail. Our professional photographers have years of experience in taking passport photos and know how to capture the perfect shot. We understand the importance of lighting and use state-of-the-art equipment to ensure that your photo is clear, sharp, and in focus. With us, you can trust that your passport photo will be approved on the first try. Plus, we offer immediate service, so you can get your photo taken and submitted in no time. So, if you’re in need of a passport photo, come to JH Photographers Studio and let us take care of it for you.

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