What are the passport photo requirements?
  • Color photo, taken in last 6 months.
  • Use a clear image of your face. Do not use filters.
  • Have someone else take your photo. No selfies.
  • Take off your eyeglasses for your photo.
  • No hats, shirts with logos, or white shirts.
  • Use a white or off-white background without shadows, texture, or lines.

For more information, visit the U.S. Department of State's passport photo guidlines page.

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