If you have a Camera and a computer you might not need to go to the studio to take a passport or visa photo.
Taking the visa or passport picture by yourself is real easy. These days everyone has good digital cameras. If you know few tricks that I’m sharing in this video you will probably be able to take it with no issues.
Before you go to photo studio try this and see if you could get it right.
This videos describes step by step on how to prepare your own passport photo at home.
First part of the video describes how to take the picture using the basic listings in your home. Part 1
Following video describes how to make it in to a proper size that you could use to print it in a studio. If you are not planing to print it still you need to size it for uploading in web applications. Part 2