Passport Photo Requirements forRussia

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Last updated/checked : 28/02/2019

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Passport Requirements

Required photo dimensions : 35 x 45 mm
6photos will need to be submitted
Awhite or off-white backgroundis needed for your photos

Photos should be recent and bear a clear resemblance to the applicant
Any for covering of the face, even because of traditional costume requirements is not allowed
The head must occupy approximately 75% of the total photo area
If you are wearing spectacles in the photo, there should be no light reflecting off them and your eyes should be clearly visible through the lenses.
In the case of babies eyes must be open.
Photos to be printed on Matt paper

Visa Requirements

30mm From top of hair to bottom of chin.
Taken against a light background (white or off-white) so that features are distinguishable and contrast against the background.
Clear share quality and with the face in focus.
Printed on normal photographic paper (camera print).
Full face, non-smiling (without sunglasses, a hat/cap or other head covering, unless the applicant wears such items because of their religious belief or ethnic background).
Please stick the Photograph on the Visa Application Form.
Dimensions : 35mm x 45mm.
Number of Photos Required : 2
Background Requirements : white or off-white background

Biometric passport  Requirements

Photos need to be taken in Embassy.

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