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Reload Internet is the best ID, passport and visa photo studio for you to have your Benin passport photo or visa photo produced at. We are a professional photo studio that has been operating in Paddington for over a decade, capturing and producing hundreds of passport, visa and ID photos weekly. We have a team of professionally trained staff that know the exact specifications required by the Benin Embassy in regards to your Benin passport photo or visa photo, and will provide you with a set of extremely high-quality photographs that are guaranteed to pass.

Once we are satisfied that it will pass with your application without issue, we will print out a set of high-quality Benin passport photo or visa photo for you using embassy approved digital photo printers. Finally we will cut them to the exact size required, so that they are ready to be submitted with your application straight away! Our prices are affordable for both Benin passport and visa photographs, where you will receive 6 Benin passport photos, and 4 Benin visa photos.

Get your Benin 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: Benin 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.

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We will print, cut & post your Benin passport photo to you with fast delivery & to the specifications listed below

There is no need for an appointment, and we stay open throughout the week from early morning until late evening, allowing you to come and have your photographs captured and produced at a time that suits you! Our store is located on the same street as Paddington tube and train stations, making us extremely accessible for people from every area in and around London.

When you visit Reload Internet for your Benin passport photo or visa photo, we will capture your photo using the correct background and lighting required by the Benin Embassy. After capturing your photo, we will ensure that you are happy with the outcome, and will cross-check it with the Embassy of Benin’s official guidelines on passport and visa photographs.

We know that applying for a passport renewal, visa or other official documents is extremely time consuming, so we do our best to quicken the process for you!

It is extremely important that your Benin photograph meets all of the necessary requirements stated by the Embassy of Benin, otherwise it is likely that your application will be decline due to a photo error. This can cost you excessive amounts of time, money and stress, which can be easily avoided by visiting Reload Internet for your Benin passport photo or visa photo. We guarantee that your photographs will pass first time!

Benin Passport Photo specifications:

  • Your Benin passport photo must be 4.5cm x 3.5cm, with 70-80% of the photograph being covered by the applicant’s face. This means that when printed, the length from the bottom of the applicant’s chin to the top of their forehead must be between 31-36mm.

Benin passport photo

  • The background of the photograph must be white, with no shadows on marks on the applicant nor the backdrop
  • Photographs cannot be more than 6 months old
  • Applicant’s must maintain a neutral expression, with both eyes open looking directly at the camera, and mouth closed
  • Applicant’s head must be straight and square to the camera, with the camera lens at eye level
  • Headgear is prohibited, except for in the cases of religious, medical or cultural circumstances
  • We recommend that your remove your glasses to ensure that the photograph will pass, reflections from the lens’ and frames covering the applicant’s eyes can cause the submitted photograph to fail
  • Photographs should be printed with minimum 600 DPI

Benin Visa Photo Requirements:

  • Benin visa photo specifications are exactly the same as passport photos, other than two changes concerning the size of the photograph and the background
  • Benin visa photos must be 2 inches x 2 inches, with 50-70% of the photograph being covered by the applicant’s head. When printed, the head length should be between 1 – 1 3/8 inches.

Benin visa photo

If your Benin passport photo or visa photo fails to meet every single one of the specifications listed above, it will be rejected when submitted with your application to the Benin Embassy. At Reload Internet we ensure that your photographs are of high quality, and guaranteed to pass first time along with your application at the Embassy. So why risk it? Visit Reload Internet in Paddington, London, to have your Benin passport photo or visa photo done correctly!

Our specifications are taken from the Benin Embassy’s guidelines on passport and visa photographs, which can be found here these are from Denmark but can be used for the UK. Entry Requirements and Benin travel advice can be found here.

Benin Passport Photo

At Reload internet we always ensure that our Printed and Digital Passport photos for Benin will meet the strict criteria set forth by the Benin Authorities and Benin 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 Benin passport photo.
  • No appointment needed.

Passport Photo Paddington

OPTION 2 – Passport photo posted

We can post you a set of 4 Benin 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 Benin 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 Benin passport photo will be ready to upload to the online Benin passport 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

Benin Passport Photo printed in London