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  • A Sense of Place (Part II)

    by Ellenboughn | 28th of February, 2007

    Before you arrive in a new location, do research. Looking at map is not enough. Nor are guidebooks necessary the only printed form of information at your fingertips. Get a compass so that you will be able to anticipate how the light will be at different times... More
  • A Sense of Place (Part 1)

    by Ellenboughn | 26th of February, 2007

    I'm in San Francisco this week, staying near Union Square. There is a photographer on every corner snapping every which way. So how do to create images of a beautiful and much photographed city that will stand out from the competition?... More
  • Erin Go Bragh!

    by Ellenboughn | 22nd of February, 2007

    Erin Go Bragh translates to "Ireland Forever" and in the US where everyone claims to be Irish on St. Patrick's Day, it is often heard.
    In parts of the world, March 17th is all about beer.... More
  • What is She Wearing?

    by Ellenboughn | 20th of February, 2007

    Wardrobe is key to a professional looking image. And the type of clothing that a model is wearing can enhance the salability of an image in more ways than one. Here is a terrific image of a teen writing on the board in her classroom. The model's top... More
  • A Good Stock Image is an Incomplete One...

    by Ellenboughn | 17th of February, 2007

    A pioneer in the stock business once said, "A good stock photo is an incomplete photo". That doesn't make sense, does it? Shouldn't a great stock photo simply be a great photo? Sometimes, yes. But think about one of the reasons stock photos sell and the... More
  • A trip to the bookstore (Part 1)

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    We all get "stuck" in a void of inspiration sometimes. I find that my best ideas often come out of the blue when I'm NOT consciencously trying to think of something creative. When that kind brain freeze sets in, try just taking a break from even thinking about your... More
  • Introduction

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    Dreamstime has asked me to write a blog to share my knowledge of the stock photo business. First a bit about me. Before I found myself in the business of editing, marketing and producing images, I was a schoolteacher. Thus the art above. I hope to both teach... More
  • The Color Run Bucharest 2015

    by Allmyphoto | 28th of April, 2015

    Hello friends!!! This year's edition was found to be spectacular and verry colorful, beautiful people and particularly strong beautiful girls. The Colors Run turns out to be an important event extending from year to year increasingly. So, what picture you have captured... More
  • Audi R18 E-Tron Quattro LMP1 2015 driven by Marco Bonanomi at Monza

    by Garamount | 27th of April, 2015

    The 23 of April I took the opportunity to attend the test organized from Audi Motorsport at the Monza Circuit. The car was testing a new low drag aero kit in preparation for the 2015 24 Hours of Le Mans. I really enjoyed this photo session          ... More
  • Tweet and Re-Tweet

    by Clewisleake | 27th of April, 2015

        Ever capture a great image that you just knew was useful only to have it not sell?, Well I captured this great image while on vacation down in Virginia, USA and I knew it was a sure fire seller but noticed after a year it didn't have any sales!, so I tried re-tweeting... More
  • In the News Section

    by Andreistancu | 27th of April, 2015

    Last saturday i was at the International light festival in my hometown, Bucharest. Normally, i had my camera with me and i've shoot a lot of photos. Yesterday was the time for post process, and after that i've put e few on Dreamstime. All of them was accepted but my earnings... More
  • My first hundred sales!

    by Theob | 27th of April, 2015

    My first hundred sales, a threshold that I finally reached after a year since I came back to this site, with desire to have as many, varied and most outstanding images from as many areas and sections, from everything that surrounds us. It's a new milestone what I reached... More
  • New milestone celebration: 5000 photos online :-)

    by Thorken | 27th of April, 2015

    When I started to upload photos to Dreamstime, I didn´t think I´ll have so many photos. And it happened! Yesterday I reached a new milestone. I have over 5000 photos online. Last (4000 photos milestone) I reached in January 2015... Interesting is, that in last 12 month... More
  • Colorful people

    by Teodororoianu | 27th of April, 2015

    This Saturday took place The Color Run in Bucharest where apparently people run with lots of coloured powder on them. I couldn't get in the middle of the action because there where powder everywhere but still i managed to take some shots.     More
  • Breaking into the Photography Business

    by Frozenmountainphotography | 27th of April, 2015

    Well today I thought to myself about the expression breaking into the business, and that's what I'm trying to do only difference is it ain't easy. The expression breaking into the business makes it sound quick, and easy but truthfully it isn't an I've learned that. But the... More
  • 1st 100...Milestone!

    by Dolimac | 26th of April, 2015

    SO, I just realized the I passed the 100th vector illustration upload mark... months ago :) It's taken way too long to get here! ironically, this was image 100: breakin' on through again!   See Article
  • The Sand Pyramids of Bulgaria

    by Ellikoleva | 26th of April, 2015

    Bulgaria is a country where you can go to the sea in the summer and skiing in the winter. But for the people who are not into mainstream tourism and like hiking and less crowded places, the Bulgarian sand pyramids are an amazing natural phenomenon one must see.   The pyramids... More
  • Tips for RAZOR sharp images

    by Amilevin | 26th of April, 2015

    Hi all, Recently I was doing some urban night photography and really got happy with the results. I can't believe there will be here some new findings for the veteran photographers among you but it's a nice reminder for all of us so I decided to share :) 1. Gear - for... More
  • Future of the moon

    by Sebastian423 | 24th of April, 2015

    I often wonder if we ever going to colonize the moon. I wanted to visualize it so below you can see my idea a concept :) I am not a graphic designer so my image is limited to my limited skills. Pushing myself in to unknown territory of graphic manipulation brings me much... More
  • Utopia

    by Stechouse | 24th of April, 2015

      Berlin, Germany is awash with idealism and many young people live in world wherein they dream of a better life for everyone. Görlitzer Park in Kreuzberg section of the city which has many immigrant communities, artists, hipsters, and travelers. This section of the... More

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