Yes. It is possible to take perfectly good employee ID badge photos with a phone camera. However, while the size and quality of today's phoneimages is more than enough, phones often struggle in low light. To take a good ID photo with a small sensor, make sure [...]
There are three major options for printing ID cards: direct-to-card printing (DTR), thermal retransfer printing (TR), and offset printing (OP). Direct-to-Card Printing DTC is inexpensive and is the process often used for in-house and budget operations. Despite the price, there are several disadvantages to DTC printing. When [...]
The standard (CR80) ID card size is 3.375" by 2.125" (85.6mm by 54mm). The thickness of a standard ID card is 30mil. This is the same size as a standard credit card. There are other, less common, ID card size standards such as CR79 and CR100. [...]
The minimum recommended resolution is 675px by 1050px (at 300dpi). This includes bleed for edge-to-edge printing. Should you wish to create your own ID card template design, you should create an image that is at least 675 pixels on the short edge and 1050 pixels on [...]
Employee IDs are typically printed on standard PVC plastic card stock. This is the same card stock used for standard credit cards. IDs may also be printed on composite card stock, which is slightly more durable.
There are NO set-up fees, NO card design fees, NO monthly charges, and NO annual charges. Just one low charge per card, no matter how many you order in a batch — even one single card! NO Shipping & Handling charge. You pay just the postage [...]
All funds go to card production. Funds never expire.
Yes. Choose an amount to cover the number of cards you expect to order in the near future. When you set up your account for the first time, you must initially fund your account for a minimum of $195.00 ($165 for nonprofits), covering the requisite minimum [...]
We require an initial minimum deposit into your InstantCard account of $195, which covers 25 cards. This minimum is necessary to cover the free services of account set-up and custom template design. You can order as few or as many cards as you actually need, at [...]