• Home
  • Blogs
  • Stock Photography Blog & Community Forum

Latest Stock Photo Articles [RSS]

  • New born Dreamstime baby!

    by Sebastian423 | 7th of October, 2014

    Hello everyone! I consider myself as a new born baby to Dreamstime and to photography. My experience is just 3 months but i fell in love with it just after few shots with my iphone :)     After 6 accepted images i decided to buy something more suitable than... More
  • The Golan Heights

    by Amitai | 7th of October, 2014

    Everyone hears about the civil war in Syria, with heart breaking images, bad news and ISIS.This includes the Syrian side of the Golan Heights. There is something very frustrating to know that the beautiful scenery of the region, is a background to this horror.   &#... More
  • A GPS alternative for Nikon DSLRs

    by Ciolca | 7th of October, 2014

    I am a Nikon DSLR user. And since I travel quite frequently I want a GPS device to geotag my photos. A GPS is handy not just for inserting the photo coordinates. But especially since dreamstime has a Geo-location link, when you submit the photo it will show it's shooting... More
  • I Thank DT

    by Jorgeprz | 7th of October, 2014

    I want to thank the team of DT, for allowing the publication of my photos and for giving me the opportunity to earn some income with these . Sincerely thank you very much .   See Article
  • Collection - Looking for Symmetry in man made objects

    by Martincp | 7th of October, 2014

    Here is the collection: Collection - Symmetry From an earlier blog - looking for man made images that are symmetrical. The object may be completely symmetrical in its form or you may have captured a smaller part(s) to create the symmetry. Similarly, you can arrange... More
  • Beauty In My Own Backyard and Remote Areas

    by Martynelson | 6th of October, 2014

    There are millions of stock photographs available for purchase on line. My photos of the Grand Canyon probably get lost in the myriad of others available on line. It's logical for me to take photographs of all those beautiful scenes available in close proximity to where... More
  • 5000 approved photos. Time to say Hello again :)

    by Ciolca | 6th of October, 2014

    A year ago, precisely, I have decided to overcome my usual social reluctance and say Hello to the dreamstime community since I have reached the 1000 approved photos landmark. If you are curious you can find the post HERE. Now, one year later I have added four more thousand... More
  • Editorial or Commercial? For the beginner .....

    by 1000wordsimages | 6th of October, 2014

    >Many beginners in stock photography are still struggling what photos they can put as commercial or editorial. Commercial photos can be used commercial and also editorial. Editorial photos or better said “Editorial Use Only” photos can be only used for editorial purposes.... More
  • Learning

    by Stigspics | 5th of October, 2014

      Having recently joined DT I am learning. The first thing I have learned is that when I started i knew nothing, I now know enough to know that I know very little!! I will persevere and hopefully each rejection will teach me as much as each acceptance. I am however... More
  • The Kung Fu Stock Master Teaches Grasshopper Professional Photograhy

    by Wisconsinart | 5th of October, 2014

    The Kung Fu Master of Stock Photography was holding a set of prints given to him by Grasshopper. With a grand smile, Master looked at Grasshopper and exclaimed, "Grasshopper! These photographs are exquisite! Masterful! I am stunned by your abilities!" Grasshopper could only... More
  • Stock Photography...a whole new world!

    by Adrizoon | 4th of October, 2014

    Stock Photography opened a whole new world to me. Never knew this world was out there until a couple of months ago. Been taking pictures as a hobby for a big part of my life. Then I bought a real camera :) Now I have to call them photo's or images ;) My other hobby is... More
  • First tentative steps with models

    by Katey997 | 4th of October, 2014

    Thought I' ll have a go at shooting people, with a camera that is lol before you arks. It started with mum and her sister, I find it odd slightly as I, m use to animals, people are so much more difficult as they know the camera is there, all I said was take no notice of... More
  • Sand dunes are beach beauty marks

    by Htmccann | 4th of October, 2014

    Each beach has its own charm, its own magical pull that makes me want to visit it over and over again. I try to capture a little bit of that magic with my camera. There are many things that set one beach apart from all others. Some are deeper than others, some have whiter... More
  • Steep Road Ahead

    by Jpavlish | 4th of October, 2014

    In the beginning of April of 2014 I made the decision to try making money with my photography. I had always gotten many complements on the various social medium, so I wanted to see if anyone wanted to put money into it. I attempted to apply my content to the three largest... More
  • My target 50 images finished on this month

    by Camerahistorylive | 3rd of October, 2014

    I am must to get Online 50 images on this month offer. I just started with the first Dreamstime if have any mistakes please suggest thanks.   See Article
  • Why Do I Even Try

    by Lelabaggett | 3rd of October, 2014

      It seems as if this is all an uphill battle for me. I've not gotten one sell and I have had many rejects, yet, I STILL come back for more! Why do I keep doing this to myself? I wonder. There are a lot of other stock photography sites that I could go with, and I did... More
  • A fifth image

    by Photoaria | 3rd of October, 2014

    I am happy to finally have 5 image on Dreamstime. I am still learning the art of stock photo. I do more artistic photo and this does not appear to be what Dreamstime is looking for. This is nice image. To take a photo like this, it is nice to have a good zoom!... More
  • My first app upload

    by Mipam | 3rd of October, 2014

    Few days ago I have tried the new app and it is very easy and accesible way to upload photos. My first photo got accepted in about one day (probably because it was editorial picture). I took it on my trip in Brussels. Now almost nothing is standing in the way of stock... More
  • 100 images online! :D

    by Maackan88 | 2nd of October, 2014

    Hello everyone! Today is a special day for me! I was not far from giving up hope, but a push in right direction, I have now managed to upload 100 images and has become accepted as an exclusive photographer! =) My self-confidence is now much better and photo-shooting... More
  • Woohoo! My First Sale! So exciting!!!

    by Rhbabiak13 | 2nd of October, 2014

    I awoke to a pleasant surprise this morning. My first sale. This is the picture that will always go down as my first sale.   See Article

Stock Photography that BLOGS!

Interact, make friends, share tips and techniques, have fun. Dreamstime wants your ideas and thoughts whether you are a photographer, designer or regular user. Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite images and photographers, post tutorials or simply exchange opinions with your with fellow dreamstimers.

Don't forget words and pictures go great together so make sure you choose some Dreamstime favorite pics to brighten your article. For inspiration, check out the hottest or the most useful blogs on the left.

Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite stock images and photographers

Create your blog

questions, meet answers

Join the discussion in the Dreamstime photography forum. Learn from, and share with, hundreds of professional stock photographers just like you!

Photography Forums