Studio official portraits are by appointment only and only authorized for members assigned to JBSA.
Members Authorized for Official Photo Portraits & Full Length Photos: Military Officers, E-6 and Above, Quarter Award Winner - not nominees, Annual Award at the Group Level and above, Military Instructors, Patient Advocates, Base Legal Personnel, Additional Duty Representative, Special Duty Applications
All other requests must send an email to their assigned base PA office with justification for approval.
Walk-ins are not permitted.
DA Photos are only available at JBSA-Fort Sam Houston. Guard and Reserve Soldiers must go to the Army VIOS website to schedule an appointment. Guard and Reserve Soldiers on active duty must bring a copy of their active-duty orders to their appointment.
To schedule at studio appointment:
JBSA-Ft. Sam Houston: fortsamhoustonphoto.setmore.com
(Best if accessed from non-government computer)
*For passports, an authorized passport agent from the base Passport Office must sign the AF833