Updated October 8th, 2016:
Recently the government has been changing their requirements constantly over the last six months. I personally find this annoying, but getting passport photos is a necessary evil. For the most updated information, please check this website:
Travel.state.org – Photo Requirements (Now with built in photo sizing software!)
If you have any questions about the safety of using idphoto4you.com, please check out this detailed article I wrote.
———–Here is the original post from Feb, 2013———–
The most popular post ever on this site is the Infant Photo Passport Tutorial, and I thought I would also do a tutorial for the rest of the members in your family. Travis and I never pay to have “Passport Photos” taken. We take our own, use a free formatting website, and have them printed two doors over at our local print shop using our USB drive. Here are step by step instructions on how to take your U.S. Passport Photos (looking for instructions on how to apply for your passport? Check out this article). For extra information about dealing with wiggly toddlers, see this updated post. Read more