If there is one thing that binds people across the globe, it is how ‘different’ their passport photos look, and not always in a good way. Our passport photos are second only to our driver’s license or Aadhar card photos. 

And looks like it’s not just the aam janta who experience this. Or at least that’s what this Quora thread of passport photos of celebrities would have us believe: 

1. David Beckham

Towel Road

2. Aishwarya Rai

Bollywood Bubble

3. Beyonce Knowles


4. Kangna Ranaut

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5. Audrey Hepburn


6. Shah Rukh Khan

Bollywood Bubble

7. Muhammad Ali


8. Gal Gadot


9. Sunny Leone (Karenjit Vohra)

Bollywood Bubble

10. Marilyn Monroe


11. Justin Bieber

Filmy Mantra

12. Priyanka Chopra 

Bollywood Bubble

13. Sidharth Malhotra

Daily Bhaskar

14. Barack Obama


15. Kim Kardashian

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16. Abhay Deol 

 And now we know – it’s not us, it’s the cameras used for passport photos across the globe.