You need to provide a standard photograph of yourself when you are applying for an Oman Visa.
This done via eVisa or at an Oman embassy in a foreign country. This requirement is a must. Nonetheless, the photograph needed has to meet certain criteria and standards. In most cases, the Oman Visa Photo Size depends on the method of application.
If you want to acquire the visa through an embassy then the photo size should measure 2 by 2 inches. When you apply via online method, there are no specifications because the photo is in digital format.
Sometimes you may wonder why certain people end up being denied visa application. One of the reason could be that the photo given doesn’t meet specifications and requirements.
Below are the rules that your photo should follow when you apply for Oman Visa
You need to submit two identical photos that measure 2 by 2 ie in width and height. The photograph should indicate a close up of one’s face and the upper side of your shoulder.
Your face has to take about 70% of your face. This photo has to show one’s facial characteristics in a straightforward position.
The face has to placed at the center in the photo. Equally important is that photo provided should not be more than six months old from the time it was taken for purposes of clarity and likeness.
The background from where the photo was taken should be white. No shadow should appear.
The photo should not indicate any sought of a pattern. It should only show the frame of the person on the photo and not any other person.
The photo has to be taken with a neutral expression. This means when your mouth is closed. Both of your eyes should be open. You should not frown, laugh, smile or even raising your eyebrows when you are taking the photo.
The head position of the person on the photograph should be square to the camera. It should neither be tilted or rotated.
Your eyes and face should focus on the camera to obtain an image with sharp focus.
The camera lens should be placed at the eye level of the individual being photographed as they focus their eyes on the camera.
Their eyes must be easily seen and not covered by things such as hair.
Reflections and shadows should be prevented at all costs for a clear image. The flash on the camera has to fully illuminate the face looking at the camera.
The photo should have zero impurities and should be printed on high-quality paper with print resolution. The Print Resolution should not be less than 600 dpi. Neutrality in color must be seen and skin tones must look natural.
Witness at the application office/embassy must certify one of the given photos as the likeness of the applicant.
Note that: headwear is not permitted unless for religious reasons. Infants who are not in a position to support themselves should be photographed while they lie down from up.
Supportive elements should not appear.
Your photos need to follow these specifications and requirements so that you can not be denied access to Oman Visa Application.