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  • Winter = Inspirational problems?

    by Matthiase | 17th of March, 2013

    Is it just me or do you also get less productive during the cold grey days of the winter?. What do you shoot during the winter months?. I find it hard to find something interesting and beautiful to shoot. Here and there you may see some trees that look kinda interesting.... More
  • Stockphoto 101

    by Matthiase | 13th of March, 2013

    Well taking a photo isn't hard? - Not at all. With today's technology everyone can pick up a camera and take images. A very common comment you get as a photographer - "Your camera take very good photos" - What should i answer to that, c'... More
  • Poor background removal - is this refusal bugging you?

    by Tamarabauer | 13th of February, 2013

    "Poor background removal" - if this is a refusal reason that you commonly receive when your images are reviewed, especially on subjects that have a plain (often white) background, here are a few tips that I hope you will find helpful. If you intend... More
  • Google Images' new layout - how this impacts photographers and webmasters

    by Achilles | 4th of February, 2013

    Let me preface this blog post by saying that Google has been a very important Internet player, and that the Internet wouldn't be the same without their efforts and innovations. With that said, I would like to share information with you regarding a recently released... More
  • 2012 in review

    by Tangie | 31st of December, 2012

    The year which is about to end has been full of events: from the Olympic games to the US presidential elections, from riots and strikes to much debated bailouts, from record artwork sale to Felix Baumgartner's fearless supersonic jump, from the Queen's Diamond Jubilee to... More
  • Latest CANON Digital Photo professional (DPP) UPDATE

    by BCritchley | 18th of December, 2012

    Are you a CANON user and use CANON's Digital Photo Professional (DPP) to work your RAW files. Well there has been some very good improvements made with an update on December 12, 2012. If you already have older versions running on your system, including the EOS UTILITY... More
  • Fight copyright infringement

    by Dudau | 23rd of November, 2012

    How to report copyright infringement on social media websites By now, you must know about our reporting copyright infringement tool and perhaps you're already familiar with how to spot your images used without license. You should also know that our DMCA tool can be... More
  • US presidential campaign

    by Costa007 | 6th of November, 2012

    Today's the final countdown for the US presidential elections. The big question is about to get an answer some time soon and you'll have the occasion to celebrate or to get sad, in either case everybody will feel somehow relieved. As a funny fact, small towns of Dixville... More
  • Dreamstime goes mobile

    by Costa007 | 5th of November, 2012

    Despite our diversity, most of us have a lot in common. I'll only close in on two aspects: we love mobile phones and we love the Internet. We also like sharing our experiences and see other people doing that as well. That's Social Media. The image in Social media puts the... More
  • Roberto1977 is illustrating the world happy

    by Assignments | 23rd of October, 2012

    Roberto1977, this week's featured contributor, is a self-taught illustrator in love with photography who likes to draw the world happy. His favorite and main subjects are children and seasonal holidays which he turns into successful stock with a few inexpensive resources... More
  • Russian lens BOKEH

    by Yellowind | 27th of September, 2012

    Hello, I've just tried russian lens JUPITER-9 and was amazed of it's specific beautiful bokeh. Now I want to try Hellios, this thing is also pretty much great. If you like to experiment, let's try this particular lens: Jupiter-9, Hellios and other old russian lens.... More
  • So you want to be a Macro photographer

    by BCritchley | 26th of September, 2012

    Ok, for ages I have toyed with the idea of trying out macro photography. Normally I end up leaving this thought on the back burner thinking it's a lot of trouble to photograph bugs. Any hows today I stumbled across this great video by Thomas Shahan's video on shooting... More
  • 5 years with You

    by Roberto1977 | 24th of September, 2012

    Hello. Time to celebrate for me. I am a man of few words, especially in a not exciting period on a personal level (economic crisis, not a lot of work, bla bla bla), so I’d like to share with you some achievements in these 5 years. My first sale: 0.60$ 11/22/2007... More
  • Keep an eye out for your images being used illegally

    by BCritchley | 24th of September, 2012

    I have today carried out a search of my images using Google's image search. Found lots being used with watermarks and subsequently used DT's "report misuse" tab in the management area, you should do the same if you find infringements. One blogger responded me... More
  • Guide to travel photography by Bogdan Mihai Lazar

    by Assignments | 20th of September, 2012

    Mihai Bogdan Lazar likes traveling as much as shooting photos so his portfolio is an impressive collection of wonderful, amazing, quaint places you'd just like to see some day. Until then, check out his bio on the profile page to see all the places he's seen and... More
  • Read!

    by Dudau | 18th of September, 2012

    So, you have the tools, you have the skills, you have the time. What else do you need in order to be successful in stock photography? The concepts! Concept photography is the best selling stock photography. But which concepts to shoot? How to find inspiration? One option... More
  • 3000 Sales

    by BCritchley | 15th of September, 2012

    After joining in 2009, started uploading in April 2010 I have now just hit 3000 sales. A big thanks to all the buyers and DT for the platform on which we all showcase our work. See Article
  • The world through a special lens

    by Assignments | 11th of September, 2012

    Brett Critchley's portfolio is the portfolio in which you can find everything, from cars to sunsets, from people to pets, from landscapes to isolated. Open mindedness and long time stock photography experience could be the explanation for his portfolio diversity but that'... More
  • What a great big surprise, featured photographer :)

    by BCritchley | 6th of September, 2012

    What a big surprise for me this morning to find that I'm Dreamstime's featured photographer for the week:) It really is an honor to have your portfolio showcased by such a fantastic stock agency and I really do appreciate this. So a big thank you to DT and you, the... More
  • DTemoticon or things you did not know about the DT staff

    by Tangie | 25th of July, 2012

    One of my colleagues posted an emoticon image on the Dreamstime Facebook wall a couple of days ago. When I saw it, I started thinking about emoticons and what is so special about them. We all know that as most conversations have migrated on online platforms, we need to find... More

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