What size and format should my images be?

We currently accept the following image file types: GIF, BMP, PNG, and JPEG/JPG. All images are converted to JPEG before they're published , because all browsers can show JPEG images.

All images submitted must be at least 300 pixels wide. When possible, we recommend uploading images larger than 300 pixels wide to enhance the quality of the images displayed on our site. We resize photos to fit our image qualifications.

demonstration of 300 pixels wide

We recommend the primary image displayed on your IMDb page is in the portrait orientation as your primary image will be cropped automatically. We recommend that your primary image is in the portrait orientation. The landscape orientation isn't recommended, as our system will crop your image it to fit the portrait orientation and you may get partially cropped out.

demonstration of portrait vs. landscape orientation
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