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At Reload Internet in Paddington, you can get your Finland Passport Photo and Finnish Visa Photo taken in London at our Passport photo studio based in Paddington.

You may be looking to get your Finnish passport photo or visa photo taken from our store and our trained staff will take your photo with the right lighting and the correct background that the Government of Finland requires and we can print and prepare your Finnish passport photo or visa photo instantly while you wait in store.

Our late opening times means that you can also visit us 7 days a week.

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


You need to make sure that you have a set of high quality photos in order for your application to be accepted by the Finnish government, 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 Finnish passport photo or visa photo.

Choosing Reload Internet to get your Finnish 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 Finland.

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 with no excessive use of makeup or anything that could cover the face.

Finland passport photo specifications:

  • The photographs submitted by the applicant should be 47mm x 36mm

Finnish Passport Photo

  • The Finland passport photo or visa photo should be no more than 6 months old
  • The background must plain gray, 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 32-36mm
  • 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
  • Headwear 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

These specifications and requirements are updated constantly by the team at Reload Internet as well as the Finnish authorities, the requirements have been found through the official Finland passport photo and visa photo guidelines can be found on the Police of Finland website which is located here. You will see there is a clear difference with a standard UK Photo

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 government of Finland, at Reload Internet we ensure that this will not happen to your application


Passport Photo printed in London