Also, crop your image (even if you just use paint) so that the focus is on your character and not the background
P.S. I'd say most of us who want the "incorrect" look aren't asking for the "correct" look to be removed from the game - rather that the "incorrect" look be re-introduced as a separate item. And then some stuff about reimbursing.
This, the most popular suggestion on this matter seems to be the trade-in vendor. And the last official Bioware post (I think it's on page 82) mentions that they'll do their best to make all people happy.
Ofcourse, there's always the occasional "winner takes it all mentality" person around here. I always wish such people to loose, whether I'm on the same side or not.