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  • World AIDS Day

    by Tru9ja | 28th of November, 2013

    HIV/AIDS is one of the leading killers of adults worldwide. The virus weakens the immune system and ultimately leads to death. HIV transmission can occur in three ways: (i) sexual intercourse; (ii) exposure to infected blood; or (iii) mother to child transmission through... More
  • GOING EXCLUSIVE TURNS MAGICAL

    by Tru9ja | 17th of November, 2013

    I just got exclusive with Dreamstime after a long mind battle whether it is logical and wise to do so. After much research in the Dreamstime’s blog site and looking at some of the advice on the blog pages, I decided to go EXCLUSIVE. My very first sale after going exclusive... More
  • DESTINATION NIGERIA

    by Tru9ja | 6th of November, 2013

    Nigeria, known as "the Giant of Africa", is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh most populous country in the world. There are over 500 ethnic groups in Nigeria. Edo State is an inland state in western Nigeria. It is distinguished as one of the prominent... More
  • Haunting and haunted locations for photography

    by Tangie | 30th of October, 2013

    We're getting closer to that spooky night of the year when they say the dead walk the earth and all sort of supernatural, spine-chilling phenomena occur. Most of you will probably grab their cameras. Experienced photostockers will always try to shoot the best of the worst... More
  • How to start in stock photography

    by Dudau | 23rd of October, 2013

    If you're passionate about photography, you probably spend a lot on photo equipment and a return of that investment will come in handy. Or you may simply want to earn some extra money out of your hobby and don't really know how to do this. Stock photography may be the answer... More
  • Your friends' mobiles carry your next referral sale!

    by Achilles | 10th of October, 2013

    I'm looking at our Mobile photos category where we've added all images shot with a smartphone - feel free to browse it yourselves: Mobile phone shots It looks like these photos are getting better and better. Processed, pixelred, eyeemed, instagrammed or straight from... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 11

    by Hyperbiker | 3rd of October, 2013

    Folks, Back in the field again after a very long break. Below is the information related to a very cute species: Bearded Tit – Panurus biarmicus The Bearded Reedling (Panurus biarmicus) is a small, sexually dimorphic reed-bed passerine bird. It is frequently... More
  • 100$ - September best month!

    by Matthiase | 19th of September, 2013

    I have passed over the magic limit a few days ago and wanted you to know now :). Just cashed out 108$. So far this month i have gotten 9 sales, i have never gotten that much in one month before, Im hoping for at least 10 this month to cross that limit too. More
  • 300 images online

    by Matthiase | 5th of September, 2013

    I have just passed over 300 images online=). Most of them are architecture and building images, they will end up in my: Swedish Architecture - Collection More
  • How you can become copyright free - learn the industries secrets

    by Nikitu | 3rd of September, 2013

    How many times did you get a rejection because you forgot to remove a license plate, an iPhone button or a tiny artwork on a wall behind you main subject? When shooting people, the protocol is simple (have a model release printed, make sure it's a good general MR or a Dreamstime... More
  • Check out my talented friend !

    by Matthiase | 22nd of August, 2013

    Have a look at my friend's images, he has just gotten in to the stock business, give him some support. He is a master of macro i think, I really enjoy to see what he's uploading. And I'm very excited yet to see he's first sale =). Mackan88 More
  • Successful in stock photography?

    by Matthiase | 18th of August, 2013

    How do you get successful in stock photography? Answer = Have a BIG portfolio of high quality images and in ALL different categories. What images sell in stock then? - Almost everything. People, food, nature, animals I have sold images of open doors.... Yes, a open... More
  • Concert photography

    by Costa007 | 13th of August, 2013

    Taking photos at a concert seems like a hard thing to do, so that is why I've decided to try and help by giving you a small technical advice set. Either you have a phone, a compact camera or a high end dslr, one creative person can take really good photos at a concert.... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 10

    by Hyperbiker | 25th of July, 2013

    My dear friends, Here is the one of the most common birds that can be found all around Turkey: Corn bunting – Emberiza calandra The Corn Bunting (Emberiza calandra) is a passerine bird in the bunting family Emberizidae, a group now separated by most modern authors... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 9

    by Hyperbiker | 18th of July, 2013

    Hi folks, This week, we will look into a very very common but beautiful bird: Black-eared wheatear – Oenanthe hispanica The Black-eared Wheatear (Oenanthe hispanica) is a wheatear, a small migratory passerine bird that was formerly classed as a member of the Thrush... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 7

    by Hyperbiker | 5th of July, 2013

    Hi friends, This week, we’ll look into a very common, but pretty bird from all around Turkey. Pied (white wagtail) – Motacilla alba The White Wagtail (Motacilla alba) is a small passerine bird in the wagtail family Motacillidae, which also includes the pipits... More
  • Milestones - Most productive month in my stock career! 

    by Matthiase | 30th of June, 2013

    This month has been great! I have taken a lot of images i many different situations and locations.  I have never been this productive in stock before. I guess it pays of to shoot shoot shoot, and learn about your mistakes and rejections.  MILESTONE #1 I have 56 accepted... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 6

    by Hyperbiker | 25th of June, 2013

    Hi friends, We will meet a very talented hunter this week, an enemy of the grasshoppers: Rüppel’s warbler – Sylvia rueppelli The Rüppell's Warbler (Sylvia rueppelli) is a typical warbler of the genus Sylvia. It breeds in Greece, Turkey and neighbouring islands.... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 5

    by Hyperbiker | 18th of June, 2013

    Hello folks, This week’s bird is a very pretty and cute one: Little ringed plover – Charadrius dubius The Little Ringed Plover (Charadrius dubius) is a small plover. Adults have a grey-brown back and wings, a white belly, and a white breast with one black neckband.... More
  • How to promote your portfolio

    by Dudau | 18th of June, 2013

    While Dreamstime does a lot for promoting your images out there, there are still a few things you can do for yourself in order to get more exposure and, hopefully, more sales. How to promote your portfolio There are two ways of promoting your photos: with direct links... More

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