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Welcome to Reload Internet, where we can snap, print and produce your Malawi passport photo or visa photo at our professional passport studio in Paddington, London. Our shop has the latest in camera and printing tech, perfect lighting equipment, and professional photographers, which are the necessary elements to get your Malawi passport or visa application accepted at the Embassy. We are situated on the same street as Paddington tube and train stations, making us extremely accessible for everybody in London.

Have you tried applying for your Malawi passport and been rejected because the photo was not of sufficient quality or didn’t meet all the requirements? Well, we can easily help you avoid rejection if you come to us for help, you won’t need to worry about your photograph being accepted at the Embassy of Malawi as we guarantee to provide you with a Malawi passport photo or visa photo of you that meets all of the required criteria made available by the Embassy of Malawi.

Get your Malawi 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: Malawi 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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Upload your photo to us here



Alternative Upload link if you have problems above


We can take your Malawi 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!


When you have your Malawi passport photo or visa photo taken at Reload Internet, we will provide you with a set of 6 photographs for just £9.99 that meet all of the specifications in the Embassy of Malawi’s guidelines on passport and visa photographs. Therefore we can guarantee that that the photographs you receive from us will pass first time with your application at the Embassy.

Watch our video to see how efficient we are at producing Malawi passport and visa photos, and to learn more about the requirements for both:

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We are open every day of the week at Reload Internet, from early in the morning until late in the evening. We even close late at 8pm on a Sunday, so you can come and visit us to have your Malawi passport photo or visa photo taken at a time that suits you.

You have to make sure that the set of photos you submit along with your application are high quality, if not, it may be rejected by the Embassy of Malawi. Instant-print photo kiosks don’t usually take pictures that meet the standard of quality required in order to get your application accepted. A large number of applicants who have been rejected have come to us for help with their Malawi passport photo or visa photo, and we have happily helped them.

The photos you send should have been taken during the six months prior to the application.

Malawi Passport Photo & Visa Photo specifications:

  • Two 45 mm x 35 mm identical photographs must be submitted.

Malawi passport photo

  • The photos must show your facial features clearly
  • The background must be white and without patterns.
  • Photos can’t be more than 6 months old.
  • The applicant needs to have a neutral expression in the photo.
  • Your face must be square to the camera, and not turned or at an angle.
  • The face must cover 70 % – 80 % of the photo. The size of the head should be 32 mm to 36 mm from crown to chin.
  • The applicant must look at the camera directly. The eyes must be opened and visible. The camera lens must be at the eye level of the applicant.
  • The face must be evenly illuminated. Reflections, shadows and red eyes must be avoided.
  • The applicant can’t be using glasses as it will guarantee your photo getting rejected.
  • The photos must be printed on a high-quality paper with a minimum print resolution of 600 dpi. Photos must be in color.
  • Headwear is not permitted unless it’s being used for religious reasons.
  • The face must be nicely focused in all areas, rich in contrast and clear.

If your Malawi passport photo or visa photo doesn’t meet the requirements above, the application will likely be refused when submitted to the Embassy of Malawi. To avoid this, come to Reload Internet where we can guarantee the photographs we provide you with will pass first time at the Embassy of Malawi.

The specifications listed above are taken directly from the Embassy of Malawi’s guidelines on passport and visa photographs, which you can find here.

Malawi Passport Photo

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 Malawi passport photo.
  • No appointment needed.

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OPTION 2 – Passport photo posted

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