Photo 2x2 inches (51x51 millimetres)

Photo 2x2 inches (51x51 millimetres)

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Photo 2x2 inches specifications

Photo 2x2 inches (51x51 millimetres)
Size
Width: 2 in
Height: 2 in
Resolution
300 dpi
Image definition parameters
  • Head height: 1.29 in
  • Bottom of the Photo to the Eye Line: 1.18 in
Is it suitable for online submission?
yes
Is it printable?
yes
Background Color

How to make a photo?

Body-camera distance
1
Body-camera distance
Posture: Straight ahead
Posture: Straight ahead
2
Posture: Straight ahead
Even lighting on both sides of the face
Even lighting on both sides of the face
3
Even lighting on both sides of the face

Photo 2x2 inches specifications

The right size of a photograph for documents might be problematic. There are a lot of requirements regarding pictures for documents and the dimensions vary depending on the country. As the universal photo size in an electronic form is 2 x 2 inches (51x51 mm) you might want to choose these measurements for your document. 

To avoid choosing the wrong size of a photograph for your passport, visa, ID card or driving licence, etc. you might consider using our photo resizer which changes the size of the photo and crops it to adjust to your country’s measures.

Photo dimensions of 2x2 inches 

You might think that knowing the size like 2x2 inches is enough to process and have the photograph ready. It is not true because you might be required to provide other photo standards in different measurements like cm, pixels or digital version. Below we present the 2x2 inches other equivalents.

2x2 inches photo equivalents

To clarify things, it is good to know the equivalency of 2x2 inches photographs:

  • 51 x 51 millimeters photograph (i.e. photo's width 51 mm and height 51 mm)
  • 5,1 x 5,1 centimetres photo (i.e. photo's width 5,1 cm and height 5,1 cm)

Digital version of 2x2 inches photographs

In the case of electronic form photographs only, it is very important to maintain the right proportions, for example, the ratio of the 2 inches width to the 2 inches height. Depending on the resolution (dpi) of the printout, these can differ considerably regarding sizes expressed in pixels (px).

2x2 inches photo in pixels

Often, there is required to meet the photo requirements in pixels but do you know how to convert inches to pixels? Depending on the resolution, the effect might differ. However, it is good to know (if will be needed to give) what 2x2 inches photo corresponds to in pixels. Have a look below at how many pixels is a 2x2 photo for dpi that is 100, 300 and 600. The easiest way to convert inches to pixels is to multiply inches by dpi resolution. The 2x2 in photo in 100 dpi resolution is 2x100 px wide by 2x100 px high.

for dpi=100 resolution: 200 on 200 px (width = 200 px, and height 200 pixels)

for dpi=300 resolution: 600 on 600 px (width = 600 pixels, and height 600 pixels)

for dpi=600 resolution: 1200 on 1200 px (width = 1200 pixels, and height 1200 px)

How to make a 2x2 inch photo?

Making a 2x2 picture can be quick and easy! You can get it on your iPhone or smartphone with Android because the app is available in both AppStore and GooglePlay. Check, what you need to take the 2x2 photograph:

  • A smartphone, tablet or a digital camera (a webcam is not allowed)
  • Download a PhotoAiD app or use an online service
  • Follow the photo guidelines (open the country document requirements to know what else, besides the 2x2 inch size is important)
  • Upload your ready photograph
  • Let our app do the rest!

Use our photo editor which is working based on Artificial Intelligence Technology. You do not have to resize your picture, change the background or edit your photo (remember that editing is not allowed such as retouching, removing wrinkles, scars, etc.) everything will do the photo creator which, regarding countries, analyses the photo size, head position, background the right color or removes patterns. The most important is that the photo maker doesn't break any rules, it changes your photo under the official country requirements and you have a 100% guarantee of your photo acceptance

Intelligent 2x2 inches (51x51 mm) Photo Creator

That the PhotoAiD photo tool is based on Artificial Intelligence Technology means that all pictures uploaded to the editor are automatically verified by AI and marked as correct or incorrect. For instance, if you upload a 2x2 inches photo, it will be checked based on your facial features, if it meets all of the requirements pointed by any country you apply for a passport, visa or any other documents to travel, work or live in. Below you find described all the photo tools which the Intelligent 2x2 inches Photo Creator has.

2x2 inches photo cropper

You already know the required size for your photograph which is 2x2 inches. So after you have chosen the right document with 51x51 mm size, the online photo cropper checks it and adjusts it regarding the other 2x2 inches photo requirements. This means it measures the distance from the head and face to the top and bottom of the photo to crop it perfectly as required. Furthermore, our photo resizer will not only crop the photo to a 2x2 inch size but also convert it to JPG format!

2x2 inches photo background remover

Artificial Intelligence is able to change your background color, make it uniform and remove all unnecessary patterns or shadows. It works very quickly and depending on the document, analyses the background requirements to give you a correct photograph. You get a picture that has the right white background for your 2x2 inches image.

2x2 inches photo verification

The pictures to documents which you are supposed to supply with an application form must comply with the requirements pointed for any country you apply for a document for. If they don’t, it causes the photo as well as the document rejection. You will need to provide new pictures before your application can be processed. If you want to be sure that your photographs will have acceptance from the institution you will send that to, let us use our artificial intelligence 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. 

2x2 inches photo template 

The last thing which our photo tool does is creating a 2x2 inches photo template that is ready to download 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 shipped for you. You choose!

Frequently Asked Questions

❓ Can I take 2x2 inches photo by phone?

Yes and it will be an easy and quick solution for you! Just download a photo resizing app or use our service, upload a photo you want to crop and choose the 2x2 inches. It will automatically change its size.

❓ What are the dimensions of 2x2 inches photograph?

2x2 inches in millimeters is 51x51 mm and in centimeters 5,1x5,1 cm. It is important to check it for the right country for which you want the photo for document.

❓ How many pixels is 2 inch 2 inch picture?

The digital photo dimensions can be also presented in pixels, although its size will depend on the resolution then. For example, for dpi=100 the dimensions of a 2x2 photo is going to be 200x200 px.

U.S. passport as well as visa, Green Card, Citizenship and Employment Authorization photos are in 2x2 inches size. However, other requirements might vary so be sure you read the guidelines regarding the document you apply for.

The list of countries and document for which the size of photograph is 2x2 inches (51x51 mm) include the US passport, US visa, US Green card and US Employment Authorization. But this is rare because the sizes of photo for document vary. For example India has passport and visa photos in 2x2 inches sizes but, for instance, Indonesian passport has the 2x2 inches size where its general visa not (except visa to India). Bear in mind that only some documents like, for example, Taiwan ID card is in 2x2 size but Taiwan passport in 35x45 mm. It depends on country.

To clarify things, it is good to know the equivalency of 2x2 inches photographs:

51 x 51 millimeters photograph (i.e. photo's width 51 mm and height 51 mm)

5,1 x 5,1 centimeters photo (i.e. photo's width 5,1 cm and height 5,1 cm)

Editing is not allowed such as retouching, removing wrinkles, scars, etc. but you can use professional services which will do that for you without breaking the law! the online photo tool works like a background remover, photo editor and photo verification. Use it to avoid your 2x2 inches photo document rejection.

Making a 2x2 picture can be very easy if you download the photo tool app, available in both AppStore and GooglePlay. You just need a smartphone, tablet or a digital camera (a webcam is not allowed), downloaded the PhotoAiD app. Now, upload your photo which our service will resize to 2x2 inches, edit and verifies at the end!

To print your ready 2x2 inches size photograph you can visit a Walgreens or Walmart near you. Walgreens will provide you with two perfectly sized, professional-quality passport photos that meet U.S. government requirements listed on the U.S. Department of State's website just for 35cents!

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Photo 2x2 inches specifications

The right size of a photograph for documents might be problematic. There are a lot of requirements regarding pictures for documents and the dimensions vary depending on the country. As the universal photo size in an electronic form is 2 x 2 inches (51x51 mm) you might want to choose these measurements for your document. 

To avoid choosing the wrong size of a photograph for your passport, visa, ID card or driving licence, etc. you might consider using our photo resizer which changes the size of the photo and crops it to adjust to your country’s measures.

Photo dimensions of 2x2 inches 

You might think that knowing the size like 2x2 inches is enough to process and have the photograph ready. It is not true because you might be required to provide other photo standards in different measurements like cm, pixels or digital version. Below we present the 2x2 inches other equivalents.

2x2 inches photo equivalents

To clarify things, it is good to know the equivalency of 2x2 inches photographs:

  • 51 x 51 millimeters photograph (i.e. photo's width 51 mm and height 51 mm)
  • 5,1 x 5,1 centimetres photo (i.e. photo's width 5,1 cm and height 5,1 cm)

Digital version of 2x2 inches photographs

In the case of electronic form photographs only, it is very important to maintain the right proportions, for example, the ratio of the 2 inches width to the 2 inches height. Depending on the resolution (dpi) of the printout, these can differ considerably regarding sizes expressed in pixels (px).

2x2 inches photo in pixels

Often, there is required to meet the photo requirements in pixels but do you know how to convert inches to pixels? Depending on the resolution, the effect might differ. However, it is good to know (if will be needed to give) what 2x2 inches photo corresponds to in pixels. Have a look below at how many pixels is a 2x2 photo for dpi that is 100, 300 and 600. The easiest way to convert inches to pixels is to multiply inches by dpi resolution. The 2x2 in photo in 100 dpi resolution is 2x100 px wide by 2x100 px high.

for dpi=100 resolution: 200 on 200 px (width = 200 px, and height 200 pixels)

for dpi=300 resolution: 600 on 600 px (width = 600 pixels, and height 600 pixels)

for dpi=600 resolution: 1200 on 1200 px (width = 1200 pixels, and height 1200 px)

How to make a 2x2 inch photo?

Making a 2x2 picture can be quick and easy! You can get it on your iPhone or smartphone with Android because the app is available in both AppStore and GooglePlay. Check, what you need to take the 2x2 photograph:

  • A smartphone, tablet or a digital camera (a webcam is not allowed)
  • Download a PhotoAiD app or use an online service
  • Follow the photo guidelines (open the country document requirements to know what else, besides the 2x2 inch size is important)
  • Upload your ready photograph
  • Let our app do the rest!

Use our photo editor which is working based on Artificial Intelligence Technology. You do not have to resize your picture, change the background or edit your photo (remember that editing is not allowed such as retouching, removing wrinkles, scars, etc.) everything will do the photo creator which, regarding countries, analyses the photo size, head position, background the right color or removes patterns. The most important is that the photo maker doesn't break any rules, it changes your photo under the official country requirements and you have a 100% guarantee of your photo acceptance

Intelligent 2x2 inches (51x51 mm) Photo Creator

That the PhotoAiD photo tool is based on Artificial Intelligence Technology means that all pictures uploaded to the editor are automatically verified by AI and marked as correct or incorrect. For instance, if you upload a 2x2 inches photo, it will be checked based on your facial features, if it meets all of the requirements pointed by any country you apply for a passport, visa or any other documents to travel, work or live in. Below you find described all the photo tools which the Intelligent 2x2 inches Photo Creator has.

2x2 inches photo cropper

You already know the required size for your photograph which is 2x2 inches. So after you have chosen the right document with 51x51 mm size, the online photo cropper checks it and adjusts it regarding the other 2x2 inches photo requirements. This means it measures the distance from the head and face to the top and bottom of the photo to crop it perfectly as required. Furthermore, our photo resizer will not only crop the photo to a 2x2 inch size but also convert it to JPG format!

2x2 inches photo background remover

Artificial Intelligence is able to change your background color, make it uniform and remove all unnecessary patterns or shadows. It works very quickly and depending on the document, analyses the background requirements to give you a correct photograph. You get a picture that has the right white background for your 2x2 inches image.

2x2 inches photo verification

The pictures to documents which you are supposed to supply with an application form must comply with the requirements pointed for any country you apply for a document for. If they don’t, it causes the photo as well as the document rejection. You will need to provide new pictures before your application can be processed. If you want to be sure that your photographs will have acceptance from the institution you will send that to, let us use our artificial intelligence 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. 

2x2 inches photo template 

The last thing which our photo tool does is creating a 2x2 inches photo template that is ready to download 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 shipped for you. You choose!

  • Syrian passport
  • Taiwan passport from U.S.
  • Taiwan ID Card
  • Thailand visa from U.S.
  • Tunisia passport from U.S.
  • Uganda visa and passport 
  • Vietnam visa
  • Zambia visa from U.S.

How much is it to get printed a 2x2 inches photograph?

You can get printed photos such as 2x2 inch U.S. passport photographs in Walmart or Walgreens at the costs of 35c! 

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