Identification document Image capture 2017-12-17T13:39:44+00:00

Identification document Image capture options

You have few options for capturing a image (copy) of your identification document. Choose the one that is the convenient for your situation. The options are as follows;

  • Scan your identification to a file using a multifunction printer / fax / scanner or desktop scanner
  • Snap a picture with your digital / smartphone / tablet camera
  • Photo copy your identification document onto the hard copy Certified Copy Certificate
  • Use your device camera within the mobile version of this site
  • In web browser webcam capture on your Laptop / Desktop computer

Minimum image specifications

All methods described above will natively meet these specifications

  • File formats: JPG, JPEG, PNG, GIF
  • Minimum resolution: 72 dpi
  • Color format: (RBG) Colour, Black and White, Grayscale
  • Recommended: PNG, 200 DPI, Grayscale.


Multifunction printer / fax  / scanner

Scan your identification using your multifunction printer / fax  / scanner or desktop scanner

  • Place your identification document face down on the scanner glass
  • Set the scanner file format to the recommend image requirement
  • Scan to file


Smartphone, Tablet, Digital Camera

 With your device camera

  • With your device camera
  • Snap a picture of your identification document
  • Crop picture if necessary
  • Transfer to Laptop / Desktop

Mobile version of this site

  • The mobile version of this site is integrated with your mobile device camera
  • You can snap a picture of the identification document as you complete your Certified Copy Certificate application

Photo Copier

  • Photo copy your identification document onto the hard copy Certified Copy Certificate

This produces a very acceptable result

  • Print your Certified Copy Certificate
  • On a Photo Copier place your identification document face down with page 2 of the Certified Copy Certificate and copy


These are Laptop / Desktop computer solutions only

  • Desktop Application
  • Web Browser

Using your web browser and webcam capture an image of your Identification Document Below is a step-by-step how to capture an identification image on your laptop / desktop computer.