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Reload Internet passport photos studio and we specialise in photographing and printing Canadian Visa Photo and Canadian Passport Photo in store while you wait, with no appointment needed. Our fantastic staff will produce a Canadian Visa Photo that meets all necessary Canadian guidelines.

Get your Canadian Visa 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 Visa 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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Alternative Upload link if you have problems above


We can take your Canadian Visa 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!


If you are looking to get your Canadian Passport Photo snapped and printed instore, please visit this page. As the dimensions of a Canadian Passport photo is different to a Canadian Visa photo our price is different for your Canadian Passport photo.

Passport and visa photos for Canada are one of the most difficult to produce out of all of the Countries in the World. The Canadian Embassy have very strict requirements and not following these guidelines will result in your Canadian visa photo being refused which means you will have to start all over again.

Do not let that happen to you – let Reload Internet in Paddington take care of your Canadian visa photos for you, and we’ll make sure everything is done by the book.

We offer a fully comprehensive service and guarantee that your Canadian visa photo will be accepted as part of your application.

Watch the Video on how comprehensive Reload Internet is with producing your Canadian Visa Photo service center and Canadian Passport photo service, instantly, with no appointment needed.

Canadian Passport Photo

You can drop into Reload Internet at a time that suits you and we’ll have your Canadian Visa Photo ready for you in just ten minutes. If you have already taken your Canadian visa photo, but are unhappy with how you look in them, then not to worry- we’ll be happy to edit them for you to remove any imperfections, and ensure you look your best.


Canada Visa Photo specifications

  • The proportion of your photographs must be 35 mm x 45 mm.
  • Your face must be cantered in the middle of your photograph, with your full head and the top of your shoulders visible.
  • When the photo is printed, your head must measure between 31 and 36 mm.
  • If your photographs fail to meet any of the above specifications, you will have to supply a completely new set of photographs before your application can be taken any further.

Canadian Visa photo specifications


Canada Visa Photo must be stamped on the back

At Reload Internet in Paddington, we will stamp the back of your passport photo – and we understand the requirements set forth by Canada.Ca.

Canada immigration photo stamp


Canada Visa Digital Passport Photo specifications

These are some details and notes on the specifications that are required for your Canadian Passport Photo and Visa photo for Canada as well as guidelines for Canadian digital passport photos.

  • You are required to provide two Canadian Visa Photos per application for your Canadian visa.
  • Our Canadian Visa Photo will be professionally printed on photo-quality paper
  • In the Canadian visa photo we provide, your face will be directly facing the camera with a neutral expression and mouth closed.
  • Both Canadian Visa Photos provided must be the same, and have been taken in the past six months.
  • Canadian Visa Photo must be in sufficient detail, and feature a white or off-white background.
  • Canadian Digital photographs must not be altered prior to submission.
  • Non-tinted glasses are allowed, so long as your eyes are clearly visible and there is no glare on the lenses.
  • Hairpieces and other accessories are permissible, so long as they do not significantly alter your appearance.
  • Those who wear a head covering for religious reasons must ensure that all of their facial features are clearly visible in the photography.
  • If you fail to comply with any of the above specifications, then your Canadian visa may be rejected, and you will have to resubmit your application from the beginning.

Biometric Canadian visa Passport Photo

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

Passport Photo Paddington

OPTION 2 – Passport photo posted

We can post you a set of 6 Canadian visa 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 visa 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 visa passport photo will be ready to upload to the online Canadian visa 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



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