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Many photos to document around the world have the size of 35x45 millimetres. If you are from one of the countries which require a 35x45 mm size photo for visa, passport or any other identity or travel document you should meet these guidelines.
There are a lot of specifications — not only the right size — regarding pictures for documents and the dimensions vary depending on the country. However, the 35x45 mm size is a common one and a universal photo size in the digital or printed version. If you want to get the right photo size, use our photo cropper which not only resizes your picture but adjusts the head position regarding the distance from head and chin to the frames.
Besides 35x45 mm you might be required to provide other photo dimensions in different measurements like cm, pixels or digital version. Below we present the 35 x 45 millimetres of other equivalents.
It is good to know the equivalency of 35x45mm photographs:
Do you know how to convert mm to pixels? Depending on the resolution, the effect might differ. Depending on the resolution (dpi) of the printout, these can be considerably different in dimensions expressed in pixels (px). For example, these may be dimensions:
for dpi=100 resolution: 138 on 190 px (width = 138 pixels, and height 190 px)
for dpi=300 resolution: 414 on 571 px (width = 414 px, and height 571 pixels)
for dpi=600 resolution: 828 on 1143 px (width = 828 px, and height 1143 pixels)
Regarding the electronic form of photographs, it is important to maintain the right proportions, for instance, the ratio of the 35 mm width to the 45 millimetres height. Depending on the resolution (dpi) of the printout, these can differ considerably regarding sizes expressed in pixels (px).
If you upload a 35x45 mm photo, it will be checked based on Artificial Intelligence Technology. This means that all pictures uploaded to the editor are automatically verified by AI and marked as correct or incorrect. Just meets all of the other requirements pointed by any country you apply for a passport, visa, ID card or any other documents to travel, work or live in that country and you find below described all the photo tools which the photo tool has.
If you found this guide, it means that the photo for your document is in 35x45 mm size. If you already chose it in the application too, the online photo cropper checks it and resizes it regarding the other 35x45 mm photo requirements. It analyses and adjusts the distance from the head and face to the top and bottom of the photo to crop it perfectly as required. Moreover, the photo resizer not only crops the photo to a 35x45 mm size but also converts it to JPG format!
If you want to change the background color because you couldn’t get the right light in your home circumstances, making the background uniform was difficult, especially removing background shadows, this background remover changes the color for right and uniform. It changes it already within a few seconds! AI analyses the background requirements to give you a correct 35x45 mm picture.
Maybe you think that knowing the size is good enough to supply the right photograph but there are more requirements that have to be verified, like the right head position, background color, patterns, quality, etc. Photos have to be provided before your application can be processed. If they don’t meet the guidelines pointed out by your country’s authorities, it means that your photo will probably be declined. To avoid a photo rejection and have acceptance from the institution you will send that to, use our photo editor to verify photos produced on our website or in the app. Every photo which is validated by our photo creator has a 100% warranty of acceptance.
After the photo tool verified your picture as a correct one, it is a good time to create a 35x45 mm photo template that will be sent to you via email. You will receive a photo of guaranteed quality ready to send or print by yourself in a local printing place or you can order an already printed one to be delivered to your place!
Making a 3,5 x 4,5 cm picture can be very simple! All you have to do is get your phone ready to download an app, doesn’t matter if you use an iPhone or smartphone with Android because the app is available for iOS in AppStore and for Android in GooglePlay.
With the above photo tool specifications, you might know how our online service and app work. To take the 35x45 mm photograph, use your smartphone, tablet or a digital camera (a webcam is not allowed). Then, like was mentioned, download a PhotoAiD app or use an online service and follow the photo guidelines (find the official requirements for your 35x45 mm photo regarding your country, to know what else, besides the 3,5x4,5 cm size is important). When you managed to take the right photograph, just upload it to our photo tool and let our app do the rest!
The Photo Editor analyses the biometric facial features based on Artificial Intelligence Technology. Editing photos such as cropping from a bigger one, retouching, removing wrinkles, scars, etc. is forbidden and will cause a photo rejection. Use our photo creator instead, which resizes the photo size to 35x45mm, measures the head position and changes the background color to the right one as well as removes unnecessary patterns. The most important is that the photo maker doesn't break any rules, it changes your photo under the authorities requirements and you have a 100% guarantee of your photo acceptance!
Last update: 13.09.2021
💡 How do I make 35x45 mm photo?
Making a 3,5 x 4,5 cm picture can be very simple! All you have to do is download a PhotoAiD app or use an online service and follow the photo guidelines (find the official requirements for your 35x45 mm photo regarding your country, to know what else, besides the 3,5x4,5 cm size is important). When you managed to take the right photograph, just upload it to our photo tool and let our app do the rest!
💡 What size is 35x45 photo?
The size of 35x45 mm photo is popular for many travel and identity documents and the other measurements are: 3,5 x 4,5 cm photo (i.e. photo's width 3,5 cm and height 4,5 cm).
💡 What is 35 mm by 45 mm in inches?
The equivalency of 35x45 mm photo is: 3,5 x 4,5 cm photo (i.e. photo's width 3,5 cm and height 4,5 cm) and 1,38 x 1,77 inches photo (i.e. photo's width 1,38 inches and height 1,77 inches).
💡 Can I take 35x45 photo with my phone?
Yes. It is a good option because you save time and money! Just download a photo resizing app or use our service, upload a photo you want to crop and choose the 35x45 mm or the photo resizer will automatically change your size to 35x45mm after choosing the right document.
💡 Can I edit a 35x45 mm photograph?
No. Editing photos for documents is forbidden, such as changing the color, retouching, removing red-eyes, wrinkles, scars, etc. Use professional services instead which edit photos meeting the official requirements.
💡 What is the UK passport photo size?
The 35 mm width to the 45 millimeters height will simply suit a lot of travel and identity documents. 35x45 mm is popular, among others, for UK citizens as well as EU nationals. It is used for UK passport, visa, driving licence, residence card and BASC Firearms licensing.
💡 How many pixels is 35x45 mm photo?
Depending on the resolution, the effect might differ. Depending on the resolution (dpi) of the printout, these can be considerably different in dimensions expressed in pixels (px). For example, these may be dimensions: for dpi=100 resolution: 138 on 190 px (width = 138 pixels, and height 190 px)
💡 How do I resize photo on my phone?
You cannot interfering into your photo for a document, use a professional service - photo tool which resizes your picture regarding the official requirements for your country.
💡 Can I change background color of my 35x45 mm picture?
If you want to change the background color, this background remover changes the color for right and uniform. It removes also the patterns or shadows and it takes only a few seconds! AI analyses the background requirements to give you a correct 35x45 mm picture.
The 35x45 millimetres (3,5x4,5 cm) is a popular generic photo size of passports, visas, residence cards, work permits as well as driving licenses, other licences such as shotguns or firearms and others. The 35 mm width to the 45 millimetres height will simply suit a lot of travel and identity documents. 35x45 mm is popular, among others, for UK citizens as well as EU nationals.
The 35x45 mm photo size is quite common. Have a look at the list below of documents and countries which use 35x45 mm measurements:
The price depends on the country as the 35x45 mm is used for many countries around the world with a different currency. You can print it in photo booths, photo labs as well as require after using a photo tool to send you via email or to a given address the ready printed on high-quality paper 35x45 mm photos.
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