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We are a Passport photo studio based in Paddington, London and we specialise in taking your Canadian Immigration Photo in our store. Our fully trained staff will photograph you with the right lighting and the correct background that the Canadian Government requires.

Get your Canadian Immigration Passport Photo in 2 ways

Option 1: Visit us at our store in Paddington

When you pop into our store in Paddington, we will take a photo of you while you wait.

Option 2: Canadian Immigration Passport photo by Post

Take a photo of yourself against a white wall at home like the image below & upload it to us, and we will post it to you with next day delivery.

Photo Guide

Upload your photo to us here



Alternative Upload link if you have problems above


We can take your Canadian Immigration Passport Photo in-store OR we can post it to you with fast delivery. Just upload a photo of yourself and let us do the rest!


We can print and prepare your Canadian immigration photo while you wait in our store with no appointment needed. Our late opening times means that you can also visit us 7 days a week and we close at 10pm even on a Sunday.

Watch the video on how efficient our staff and Reload Internet are with your Canadian immigration photos.

Canadian Passport Photo


You need to make sure that you can get a high quality set of Canadian Immigration Photos in order for your Canadian Immigration application to be accepted and instant photo kiosks will not be able to meet these standards. We have had countless customers that have been declined visit us to get the right specifications of a Canadian immigration photo.

Choosing Reload Internet to get your Canadian immigration photo can help you avoid delays with your application. You need to make sure that you have clear photographs that can be used to easily identify who you are across the borders.

Your Canada passport photo needs to be less than 6 months old and it must be clear in focus with no red eye or reflections that can affect the overall quality of the image of you. You need to have a clear complexion on the photographs with no excessive use of makeup or anything that could cover the face.

Canadian immigration photo specifications:

  • You must provide two identical photos for your application (if it is a renunciation application only one photo is required) according to the canada.ca
  • You can always write our company name, address of our studio and the date the Canadian Immigration Photo were taken on the back of the photos along with the name of the person in your Canadian Immigration Photo.
  • The Canadian Immigration Photo should be identical and be recent, within the last six months, and can be colour or black & white
  • The background should be plain white or light-coloured
  • Digital copies should not be altered in any way
  • Neutral expression is required with the face square to the camera
  • Prescription glasses are allowed as long as they are on-tinted and the frame does not cover any part of your eye
  • Full facial features should be visible if wearing a head covering due to religious reasons
  • The photographs should be 35mm x 45mm, the face should be in the middle of the photo with the top of shoulders visible
  • The distance from chin to crown must measure 31-36mm


Canadian Immigration Photo

The quality of the actual Canadian Immigration Photo should be good with a high print finish, which can be provided and produced for you in our store. 

Canada Immigration Passport photo must be stamped on the back

At Reload we will always stamp the back of the Canadian Immigration Passport photo for you. This is an absolute must.

Canada immigration photo stamp


Biometric Canadian Immigration Passport Photo

At Reload internet we always ensure that our Printed and Digital Passport photos for Canadian Immigration will meet the strict criteria set forth by the Canadian Immigration Authorities and Canadian Immigration is one of the countries whose passports are now fully Biometric.


OPTION 1 – Visit us in Paddington

Just walk into our store and let our experienced staff take your photo. It will not take more than 5 minutes.

  • We will take your photo with professional lighting.
  • We will print, prepare & cut your Canadian Immigration passport photo.
  • No appointment needed.

Passport Photo Paddington

OPTION 2 – Passport photo posted

We can post you a set of 6 Canadian Immigration Passport photos – next day delivery. How it works:

  • Email us a photo of yourself from your phone or camera.
  • We will look at your photo, free of charge
  • We will reply to confirm.

Passport photo posted

Passport Photo post UK

  • We will print, cut and post your your Canadian Immigration passport photos
  • Next day delivery
  • We post your photos anywhere in the UK or worldwide.


OPTION 3 – Digital Photo resize

  1. Send us your photo from your phone or camera whilst you are standing against a wall in your home
  2. We will look at it free of charge.

Digital Photo resize service

3. We will email your resized images back to you same day.
4. Your digital Canadian Immigration passport photo will be ready to upload to the online Canadian Immigration  service.

You do not need to worry about the regulations, we have dealt with thousands of satisfied customers and are very experienced.

So why wait? Email us your photo today and we will resize it digitally for you



Canadian Immigration photos snapped in London

We look forward to welcoming you at Reload Internet, in Paddington, London.

Please call us on 02072624111 if you have any questions