What is photograph authentication?
With this process, the notary verifies the authenticity of someone’s appearance in a photograph. For this, the requirements from Article 76 of Decree 960 of 1970 must be followed.
- National ID Card
- Photograph to be authenticated
- A document that ensures that it really is the correct person in the photograph
Frequently Asked Questions
Can a notary authenticate the author of the photograph?
No, the notary can only verify that it truly is the person in the photograph.
How is a photograph authenticated?
By taking the photograph to be authenticated and an identification card to a notary.