UK Passport Photos – Britain / United Kingdom

UK Passport Photos (United Kingdom / Britain) in San Diego

British / UK Passport Photos Specifications

Alive Scan is a family owned passport photo studio in San Diego. We specialize in foreign Visa & passport pictures, including Dutch & British / UK passport photos. Remember, foreign passport images vary in size and specifications from country to country. So always verify the current rules, dimensions and size requirements. Please check out The British / UK Passport Photos official website for current specifications. Our San Diego studio can print up whatever size photo your country requires.


Britain / United Kingdom – UK Passport Photo Requirements

  • printed and 45 millimetres high by 35 millimetres wide.
  • in colour on plain white photographic paper.
  • taken against a plain cream or light grey background.
  • taken within the last month.
  • clear and in focus.
  • unaltered by computer software.
  • see Britain / UK Passport Photo Requirements for more info.


Important Guideline for UK Passport Photos

Photos should show a close-up of your full head and shoulders. It must be only of you with no other objects or people.

The image of your head – from crown of your head to your chin – must be sized between 29 millimeters and 34 millimeters.

Britain / United Kingdom UK passport photos specifications template

Your UK passport photo may be rejected unless it shows you:

  • facing forward and looking straight at the camera.
  • with a neutral expression and your mouth closed.
  • without anything covering the face.
  • in clear contrast to the background.
  • without a head covering (unless it’s worn for religious or medical reasons).
  • with eyes open, visible and free from reflection or glare from glasses.
  • without any shadows in the picture.


San Diego’s Foreign Passport Photo Service

Please contact Alive Scan to book you appointment or if you have questions. Our Britain / United Kingdom passport photo service is here for you! Call 858-349-0204 Today!