Before starting the processing of the raw material, the specialist examines the stone for external and internal defects with a computer system and has to determine the future parameters of the diamond while striving to find a balance between maximum weight and highest quality.
What follows is cutting the diamond but before that a diamond with the shape of an octahedron is marked with a laser before cutting. There are diamond shapes which do not get cut. Others only get split.
Processing diamonds – this is, undoubtedly, one of the most unique professions. A craft uncovering the hidden secret of the raw material in an astonishing diamond. Did you know that centuries ago, diamonds were еmbedded as raw elements in jewels – unprocessed. That was because at that time, no one knew how to process them.
But the biggest challenge is the polishing of the crystal. Only a small number of people possess the flair for polishing. One of the leading things in polishing is having a creative vision, a unique dexterity and sophistication. The polishing of a diamond is like a dream trip. This is probably one of the hardest but at the same time one of the most inspirational jobs in the world.