>As a fairly new user of dreamstime, but a long-time user of stock photography, I wanted to offer some small feedback on keywords. A lack of certain basic keywords can be a huge hindrance to a designer looking for very specific images. Definitely, the more keywords the better!
My biggest struggle on dreamstime has been trying to find ‘isolated’ images. If an image was taken against a white (or any solid) background, I’ve found that often the keyword ‘background’ will be included, but less often the word 'isolated’ will be used. Often I’m looking for an isolated image and I really have to dig to find exactly what I’m looking for.
Photographers -- please use more keywords and the term ‘isolated’ as a keyword if your photo's been taken against a solid background. Not only will it... [ Read more...