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Monday 25 February 2008 4.38pm
I'm looking to get passport photos taken, hopefully in the Borough/London Bridge area.

I know I'll find those sit-in machines in London Bridge station, but they always seem to have the wrong flash settings and make me look like a ghost.

Can anyone recommend a place to get passport photos which won't involve being dazzled by the machines?

Monday 25 February 2008 6.20pm
I had been in the Post Office London Bridge Branch to renew my passport and had photos that had been taken at Snappy Snaps opposite. They had to be rejected because my mouth was slightly open and the assistant recommended to me the City Pharmacy shop on the Borough High Street (near the Jubilee Line Underground entrance)- I have not had them done yet so I can't really say if they are any good or not.
Tuesday 26 February 2008 10.32am
I had mine done in the booth at canary wharf last year. mine was rejected too Eileen as the background was too light and my clothing reflected more light! I looked washed out. went to my local newsagents in bartholomew street, had to duck under counter and he rolled down a screen behind me..perfect photo..was accepted too.
Tuesday 26 February 2008 12.01pm
I went to Snappy Snaps in Borough High St near London Bridge station, I took the Passport Agency leaflet with me that shows what the photo has to look like, which was fortunate as they took it too far away and I had a job convincing them to re-do the photo...
Tuesday 26 February 2008 12.50pm
Thanks for all the suggestions - I'll head over there later on and let you know how I get on.
Friday 29 February 2008 9.30pm
Photo shop on the ground floor of the Elephant shopping centre next to the tobacconist to the left of Tesco. They take your photo in there and its good and inexpensive.
Sunday 2 March 2008 10.40pm
not quite london bridge but the kodak shop on the walworth road (south of elephant and castle) does good photos. snappy snaps three doors down also furnished me with unusable photos...!!!
Monday 3 March 2008 10.04am
I've also had sets done at the Walworth Rd shop a couple of times - they showed you the pic digitally before printing to make sure it was ok. Good value - would recommend.
Monday 3 March 2008 4.22pm
Thanks again for all the suggestions.

I went to the City Pharmacy last week. Got 4 decent passport photos which I'm happy with.
Tuesday 4 March 2008 11.18am
Not in SE1 - Borough to Bond Street Station.
Passport Photo Services, 449 Oxford Street - opposite Selfridges - specialist passport and or visa photos. The are always fully aware of all government(s) requirements.
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