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Reload is Passport photo studio that can take your Botswana passport photo or visa photos  in Paddington, London. We take Botswana passport photo and visa photos in our store and our trained staff will take your photo with the right lighting and the correct background that the High Commission of Botswana requires.

Get your Botswana 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: Botswana 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 will print, cut & post your Botswana passport photo to you with fast delivery & to the specifications listed below

We can print and prepare your Botswana passport photo and visa photos instantly while you wait in store.

Our late opening times means that you can also visit us 7 days a week and we close at 10pm even on a Sunday. We have affordable rates for our service here at Reload Internet, and can guarantee that the photographs you receive from us will meet the standards set by the High Commission of Botswana.

Botswana Passport Photo specifications:

  • Two photographs should be submitted by the applicant
  • Botswana Passport Photo Dimensions are 50mm x 50mm / 2 inches x 2 inches
  • Botswana requirements officially state that the Botswana passport photo should not measure larger than 2.5 inches x 2 inches or smaller than 2 inches x 1.5 inches.

Botswana passport photo

  • The photos should be no more than 6 months old
  • The background must plain white, with shadows on neither the applicants face nor the backdrop
  • The applicants face should cover 70-80% of the photograph, meaning the distance from the bottom of chin to crown should be 36-41mm
  • The applicant should have a neutral expression, mouth closed, eyes open and looking directly at the camera, and head centred and square to the camera
  • Head wear is allowed under religious circumstances, and full facial features must be visible form bottom of chin to top of forehead, as well as both edges of your face being shown
  • We recommend that you remove your glasses, but if you must wear them then the photograph should show your eyes clearly with no reflection on the lenses, and make sure that the frames do not cover any part of your eyes
  • The photos should have appropriate brightness and contrast, as well as be printed on plain white and low gloss photo-quality paper, digital retouching is strictly forbidden
  • The quality of the actual photograph should be good with a high print finish, which can be provided for you in store.
If your photo does not meet the specifications above it may be refused by the High Commission of Botswana, at Reload Internet we ensure that this will not happen to your application.

Our Botswana passport photo and visa photo specifications are always being updated by the staff here at Reload Internet, in accordance with the guidelines released by the High Commission of Botswana which can be found Republic of Botswana Gov Website.

Watch the video on how efficient we are with Botswana passport photo and visa photos.

botswana passport photo

You need to make sure that you have a set of high quality photos in order for your application to be accepted by the High Commission of Botswana, and sometimes instant photo kiosks will not be able to meet these standards. We have had countless customers who have been declined, visit us to get the right specifications of a Botswana passport photo or visa photo.

Choosing Reload Internet to get your Botswana passport photo and visa photos can help you avoid delays that may occur with your application. You need to make sure that you have clear photographs that can be used to easily identify who you are when entering Botswana.

Your photo should 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 photograph. You need to have a clear complexion on the photographs; anything that could cover the face including excessive makeup may affect your application.

Botswana Passport Photo are now Biometric

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

Passport Photo Paddington

OPTION 2 – Passport photo posted

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


Botswana Passport Photo printed in London