A Beginner’s Guide to Ordering a 3D Photo Crystal

3D photo crystals can make the perfect gift for birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, christenings, baby showers and everything in between. However, if you have never ordered a 3D photo crystal before then you will want to make sure you get everything right the first time around. The following beginner’s guide will cover the most important Dos and Don’ts when it comes to buying these unique glass photo gifts.

The Do’s and Don’ts 
First, let’s take a closer look at the “do’s” you will want to keep in mind when ordering your 3D photo crystal.

The Do’s and Don’ts 
First, let’s take a closer look at the “do’s” you will want to keep in mind when ordering your 3D photo crystal.

Do’s
Pick out your desired image/photo
You will want to first pick out your desired mage or photo that you want included in your 3D photo crystal. It’s important that the photo has a good resolution . Avoid photos that are blurry or otherwise simply don’t look good. You want your photo crystal to come out looking stunning!

Find a trusted supplier
You’ll need to find a trusted supplier by checking their online presence and reviews. Some good places to look will be their social media pages such as facebook, twitter, instagram and google my business presence.

Select your photo crystal shape based on your photo layout
There are several different  photo crystal shapes you can choose from, so make sure you select the one that you like most and one that works well with the layout of your desired photo. The most popular photo crystals shapes are; 3d photo crystal block , 3d photo crystal heart, 3d photo crystal diamond, 3d photo crystal cube, photo crystal keyring 

Opt in or out for text personalisation
You can add text to your crystal, but it’s not a requirement! If you want to add text, consider adding names, dates, or short messages. 

Select a delivery method based on urgency
Finally, make sure that you choose the right delivery method based on urgency; the quicker you need your photo crystal, the faster the delivery method you should opt for. Due to image preparation and conversion, the average production time can take up to 48 hours before shipment.

Don’ts
Pick a supplier based on low pricing.
It can be tempting to pick the supplier with the cheapest pricing, but the workmanship tends to be of low quality. The photos may be blurry, the crystal lines may not be sharp, or they may not even send a product at all. 3D photo crystals are unique keepsake gifts, so the supplier will need to charge a fair price to turn your photo into a high quality photo crystal gift. 

Use a crowded photo for a small Crystal
If you choose a small crystal size and shape, you shouldn’t use a photo with lots of detail and crowding. If you chose a small crystal, opt for a photo with one person or maybe two; but make sure that there’s not too much going on or most of the details may not be included in the laser engraving process.

Final Thoughts
Ordering a 3D photo crystal can be the perfect choice when you need a gift for a birthday, wedding anniversary, or simply a gift to show a loved one that you care. If you are new to ordering 3D photo crystals, make sure that you consider the above important do’s and don’ts to help you make the most informed decision possible.