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Canes Card Photo Upload

Please submit a color photo of your face meeting the following criteria:

  • contains your entire face
  • your face is forward directly at the camera
  • your face is centered in the image
  • cropped so that your face is between half and three-quarters the height of the image
  • on a white, off white, or plain background
  • taken within the last 6 months
  • reflects your current appearance.
  • jpg format


  • Use a current color photo in JPEG format
  • Use a solid, neutral colored background
  • Centered and front view of full face
  • Eyes open and visible
  • Wear prescription glasses if you normally wear them
  • Crop photo from just above the top of your head to your collarbone
  • Use a straight face or smile




Image Submission


  • No black & white photos
  • Don’t make funny faces
  • Avoid glare on glasses or closed eyes
  • No photos with social media filters
  • Don’t wear a hat, cap, scarf, or sunglasses (head wraps for religious reasons are permissible)
  • No shadows on face
  • No copyrighted photos or proofs
  • No animals or props in photo
  • No group photos