Posted on Apr 11, 2011 | Comments 0
The world has changed quite a lot over the past few decades and unfortunately it hasn’t always been for the better. Security has been tightened all over the globe and you’ll often be faced with the task of having to prove your identity.
This is usually done by producing official documents such as passports, visas, driver’s licenses and citizenship cards etc.
Most people have these types of documents, but they find that they sometimes expire at the most inopportune times.
This means they have to be renewed and new photographs are needed, usually requiring a trip down to a local government office or official photographer.
However, you can save some time and inconvenience these days by taking your own photos that can be used for many types of official documents and identity cards.
This comes in the form of something known as a digital passport system, which is designed for taking and producing the official photos that you need for a variety of documents.
Some of these systems are able to transmit images from a digital camera straight to a printer without the need for any type of wired connection. Most digital passport systems will offer both color and black and white printing options and they can send the images to as many as three different printers.
This enables you to print the photographs off almost instantly. You’ll also be able to take other photos while the previous images are being printed.
You can store the photos in the memory of the digital camera as well as on other types of digital storage mediums.
Most digital passport systems will come with a camera, printer, some type of photo-editing software program and various other accessories. They also include an assortment of templates to make sure that your passport photos etc. are the official size.
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