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Digital Photo for US
Non-immigrant Visa (DS-160
and DS-1648), or Digital image for Canada Visa
On this page, you can order digital images as well as printed photos for (i) the new online nonimmigrant
visa electronic applications: DS-160 and DS-1648, (ii) Canada Visa online application, or (iii) digital image for OCI (Overseas Citizenship of India) online application. These 3 online applications require digital images
to be uploaded online with your application. Walgreens, Costco,
or CVS photos will not be of any help with these digital images. However, you can order these images on our website. We provide you accurate image in email that you can upload with your online applicaions.
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Digital Image service
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How to place order for digital as
well printed photos:
2 simple steps:
here to upload your photos or email them to
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Digital Image Requirements
for USA non immigrant visa online Application
current requirements, please visit the official
link on Travel.state.gov website of US Government
The submitted digital
face image must adhere to the following specifications.
NOTE: Please be advised that failure to comply
with any of the following requirements may result in rejection
of your image by the online image quality assessment test
or by a human reviewer.
here for full specs (to bring to professional photographer)
of well-composed images
Image Requirements - Technical Specifications
||The image file may be produced by acquiring an image with
a digital camera or by digitizing a paper photograph
with a scanner.
||Image pixel dimensions must be in a square aspect ratio (meaning
the height must be equal to the width). Minimum acceptable dimensions
are 600 pixels (width) — 600 pixels (height).
Maximum acceptable dimensions are 1200 pixels (width)
— 1200 pixels (height).
||Must be in color (24 bits per pixel ) in sRGB
color space (common output of most digital cameras).
||Must be in the Joint Photographic Experts Group ( JPEG
) file interchange format (JFIF).
||Must be less than or equal to 240 kilobytes.
- The head height or facial region size (measured from the
top of the head, including the hair, to the bottom of the
chin) must be between 50% and 69% of the image's total height.
- The eye height (measured from the bottom of the image
to the level of the eyes) should be between 56% and 69%
of the image's height.
- Composition Checklist
- Subject must be surrounded by a plain, light-colored background
with no distracting shadows on the subject or background.
- Image must be in color (24 bits per pixel).
- Black and white photos are not acceptable.
- Color should reproduce natural skin tones.
- Color must be continuous tone no posterization.
- Eyeglasses are acceptable in photo only if the lenses
are not tinted and there is no glare, shadows, or rims/frames
obscuring the eyes. Glare on eyeglasses can usually
by avoided by a slight upward or downward tilt of the head.
- Dark glasses or nonprescription glasses with tinted lenses
are not acceptable unless you need them for medical reasons.
Online DS 160 Visa Application