Having Dutch passport photos taken in the United Arab Emirates

If you are in United Arab Emirates and need passport photos that meet the requirements for a Dutch passport, you have 2 options. 

1. Go to a photographer who is familiar with the Dutch requirements

The following photographers are familiar with the Dutch requirements for passport photos:


Marina Photos

  • Durrat al Marza building (opposite Jumeirah Beach Residence, Shams)
  • Dubai Marina
  • Tel: 04-3997400 / 04-3997500
  • Mob: 056-9097873 / 055-2113001
  • E-mail:

Abu Dhabi

Venus Digital Studio

  • Hamdan Street (behind Al Mariah Mall)
  • Tel: 02-666 2726
  • Mob: 050-80 48 183 (Mr. Nelson)
  • E-mail:

Sunrise Studio

2. Take the photo matrix to another photographer

If you go to another photographer, take the photo matrix with you. The photo matrix explains the Dutch requirements for passport photos. Download and print the PDF ‘photo matrix model 2020’ in Dutch, English, French or Spanish.