3D wallpapers are three dimensional pictures or graphics you can use as a desktop background for your computer. There are millions of downloadable 3D backgrounds, images and pictures online. If you wish, you may also purchase premium wallpapers and pictures after signing up. Why are 3D wallpapers so popular? 3D is the most popular way of viewing movies, television shows, channels and images nowadays because images are realistic, overtaking high definition quality movies and pictures by a landslide.
With the advent of releasing 3D television, more and more consumers are looking for a richer, brighter and more realistic way of viewing the world. With 3D wallpapers, you can make your desktop come to life with images that seem to burst right out of the screen. You don't really need to wear 3D glasses just like when you are watching 3D films, all you need are simple system requirements to easily download and display on your desktop, laptop, iPad or even on your android phone.
Technically, when you want to display a 3D background on your computer desktop you must first be certain if your operating system is supported. Usually there are sites that support Linux, Macs and other PCs, Windows 7, Vista and Windows XP. Of course you need available memory space to store the file; 3D images are usually heavy on file size with the simplest 3D background at 1.41MB. Your computer monitor size may also affect the quality of your wallpaper background; naturally you may want to view a 3D image in a bigger screen with a higher resolution to fully appreciate the effect.
Suppose you have all these system requirements, what 3D background should you choose? There are millions of images and pictures you can choose and download for free; you can even find sites with a 3D image of just about anything under the sun: cars, fruit, landscapes, people, geometric designs, animals, flowers, nature, anime, space, under the sea sights and many more images. Probably the most popular 3D images that you can find online are fantasy 3D art with realistic images, folklore characters and game characters from famous online games. Mostly fan made, these are not for download, and you need to purchase these with a credit card or debit card. There are many more adventurous 3D images that can technically take your breath away. Surreal art are the in thing online and the more thrilling your desktop design is, the more viewers and downloads you will truly get.
3D wallpapers are so realistic you may have thought only professional web designers can recreate them. However, there are online tools that can help you make amazing 3D images even without professional background in web design. Some have already made profit with creating 3D images and desktop backgrounds with these online tools by selling their finished work online.