Make Malaysia Passport / Visa Photo Online

How idPhotoDIY works

Step 1: Take passport photo using smart phone or digital camera.

  • Take the photo in front of a plain background such as white wall or screen.
  • Make sure that there are no other objects in the background.
  • Make sure there are no shadows on your face or on the background.
  • Position the camera in the same height as the head.
  • Shoulders should be visible, and there should be enough space around the head for cropping the photo.

Step 2: Upload the photo to make passport size photo.

Upload photo to make Malaysia visa photo

Click here if you want to make passport / visa photos for other countries.

Passport Photo Size and Requirements

  • Passport photo must be in the size of 50 x 35 mm with a white background.
  • The height of the face from bottom of chin to the top of the head is 25 mm to 30 mm.

Example Photos

Malaysia passport photo

Other Passport / Visa Photo Rules, Guidelines, and Specifications

  • Applicants should wear dark-coloured clothing covering shoulders and chest.
  • Taken in full-face view directly facing the camera with a neutral facial expression, both eyes open and mouth closed.
  • Do not wear a hat or head covering/obscures hair of hairline unless worn daily for a religious purpose.
  • Full face must be visible, and the head covering must not cast any shadows on your face.
  • Contact lenses and spectacles are not allowed while taking pictures.
  • The applicants who wear veil (tudung) are required to wear dark-coloured veil.

Specifications of Photo For Children Below 4 years old:

  • Photographs with plain white or off-white background size 35 mm x 50 mm.
  • Size such that the head is between 25mm –30mm from the bottom of the chin to the top of head.