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  • Microstock Photography – The Winning Strategies, part I

    by Robinstockphotos | 28th of June, 2015

    Above is a catchy title that most stock photography veterans would raise an eyebrow at. Is there really a winning strategy? Not really. Or maybe there is. It depends largely on your expectations and definition of “winning”. This article has been compiled keeping the new... More
  • Hoi An Ancient Town

    by Chuotnhatdesigner | 28th of June, 2015

    Hoi An Ancient Town is an exceptionally well-preserved example of a South-East Asian trading port dating from the 15th to the 19th century. Its buildings and its street plan reflect the influences, both indigenous and foreign, that have combined to produce this unique heritage... More
  • LOST PHOTOS? RECOVERED PHOTOS!

    by Cathconvey | 2nd of June, 2015

    Some time ago I deleted many pictures from my camera, by accident... I did not have a chance to copy them to any storage device earlier, and a part of them was very precious to me. So I decided to find a way to recover them! My files had never dissapeared that way before,... More
  • Himachal - Pretty Hill State in North India - Land of Gods

    by Singhlens | 5th of June, 2015

    Well Himachal I do not think needs any introduction, it is magnificent hill state in Northern Region of India, whole of the state is full of natural beauty, pretty hills, mountains, rivers. I belong to Himachal and it feels great to put pictures of places where I spent... More
  • My first assignment

    by Peterzsuzsa | 10th of June, 2015

    Hi everyone! I'm new in the photography with an entry level camera:) I started uploading photos to dreamstime in november last year, and this is my first assignment, and I'm very excited cause my photos were accepted:) Yeah! Here are my photos:        More
  • Monkeys in the Sea

    by Avenikolas | 12th of June, 2015

    One day, I was traveling around Java and I was hitch-hiking for 10 days. I felt really tired in that time and I stopped in some small National Park in the East Java. I sat on the beach and wanted to take a rest after long trip. Then I saw these monkeys in the sea. It was... More
  • No photo

    by Afrumgartz | 17th of June, 2015

      "No photo! I'm playing!" Sometimes a picture taken on a walk can become stock-photo See Article
  • What to do next

    by Robertflynn | 23rd of June, 2015

    hi flolks A week or so ago i wrote that i was planning ahead for the winter months to find some "subjects" that could be done indoors at home during the miserable wet weather to keep the portfolio and uploads going. I am still working on that although i managed to get... More
  • Capturing the Concept of Technology

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 25th of June, 2015

    Looking for inspiration for your next stock image? Look no further than the devices that surround you. We’re a wired world. It is hard to imagine getting through a day without using technology in some form or another. For a stock photographer, that’s a gold mine... More
  • My first arcitectural landscape is accepted

    by Robertflynn | 25th of June, 2015

    hi folks Decided to try and broaden my portfolio and after a lot of thought (and rejections) decided to try images of architecture around my local area. I hoped that this would open new avenues of photography and appeal to a wider audience of views and sales. I was... More
  • Kemer and its surroundings - Turkey

    by Stroblr | 25th of June, 2015

    I was thinking for a long time, when I decided which part of Turkey to visit. I finally decided to visit Kemer and I don't regret it. I explored its surroundings and I have to say there is a lot to discover. I'll start with the Kemer, there are some interesting places... More
  • Where is your focus?

    by Matthewcuda | 26th of June, 2015

    Focus can be thought of in two general ways in photography. There is the idea of focusing our creativity and our energy into making a great photograph and there is the physical act of focusing the camera. Both of these concepts are intimately linked and this article is going... More
  • Dong Son drums, Vietnam

    by Chuotnhatdesigner | 28th of June, 2015

    Đông Sơn drums (also called Heger Type I drums) are bronze drums fabricated by the Đông Sơn culture in the Red River Delta of northern Vietnam. The drums were produced from about 600 BCE or earlier until the third century CE and are one of the culture's finest examples... More
  • Getting Started with Strobe Lighting

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 29th of June, 2015

    Natural light. I often hear photographers say they ONLY work with natural or available light. To me, that means one of two things. They have either found a way to channel the creative genius of Ansel Adams – or they have yet to master the art of the strobe.   ... More
  • I finally reached the 2000 sales!

    by FabioConcetta | 2nd of July, 2015

    Hello to all my friends and to the great community of Dreamstime. Today I finally reached the 2000 sales, a very important number than the proportion of my portfolio, for this, I'm really happy.   See Article

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