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  • Does size matter?

    by Peanutroaster | 1st of August, 2012

    They say size doesn't matter. It's all in the technique. And while I'd hate to complain about a sale there are two size issues that irk me. Let me know if you agree, disagree, never thought about it or if I'm just being irked over nothing. Size Irk #1: Sub + Max... More
  • Uploading - technical error

    by Silvanjogan | 31st of July, 2012

    I have a problem with uploading images. Java is properly installed, internet connection is working normally but when I try to upload images technical error pops up and images stop uploading...can anyone give me a possible solution? Thank you. See Article
  • New collection: Panning, Artistic Sport Photography

    by Cbomers | 29th of July, 2012

    For buyers looking for beautiful artistic sport photography please have a look into this new created collection. Panning The collection includes various images of myself and other Dreamstime photographers who have been using the technique of panning.... More
  • I'm grateful...

    by Igordabari | 27th of July, 2012

    I have just started the people photography. It's still an 'undiscovered' area for me. Still lot of things to learn starting with proper lighting and finishing with helping model to establish a proper mood. And lot of issues in between. Now I would not like to discuss all... More
  • Estonian Photography

    by Robseguin | 18th of July, 2012

    I just returned from a month long trip to Estonia. This is a country where you can stay for months and shoot stock images, lots of castles, museums, nature and interesting places. I took many, many images. One of the most amazing places there for photography was Patarei... More
  • MY 100th image is online!!! Wohoooo :-))

    by Sindorei | 16th of July, 2012

    Hellooo everyone, Well I've gotten very good news today when I opened my inbox and first thing that I saw 10 unread emails from dreamstime.com entitled: selected image .... with this last batch of fine pictures I reached 100 (+1) images in my portfolio today and... More
  • My Favorite Model On The Mend

    by Peanutroaster | 12th of July, 2012

    My most willing, cute, undemanding, loyal and easy going model is on the mend after being attacked by a large dog while hiking last Sunday. It happened on the summit of a local small mountain, Mt. Cube which is a two mile hike from the base. We had been subjected to... More
  • Model isolated on white

    by Igordabari | 11th of July, 2012

    Recently I have started to shoot models (surely, all of them are isolated against white background :-) ). The first session has been just accepted by DT. And here are some of these images: More
  • New equipment

    by Williamardrey | 10th of July, 2012

    I have finally decided to invest in better equipment, and today I went out to Best Buy and bought the Nikon D7000 SLR camera that seems to produce better quality images than my Olympus E-510 does. I have been playing with it and the controls don't seem that difficult. The... More
  • Advertise your images with Hootsuite.

    by Gheburaseye | 8th of July, 2012

    Sponsor the web their images is essential to allow the world to know and to increase, consequently, sales. There are several ways to sponsor our images, but the quickest is to sponsor them through social networks. However it stands, an organizational problem, in sponsorship... More
  • BIG in microSTOCK tips and tutorials

    by Kikkerdirk | 2nd of July, 2012

    Hello All I'm very proud to announce the launch of my brand new website. It is still in development but already contains quite some interesting articles. Topics go from basic over advanced microstock to photography and a whole lot more. Learn how to sell successfully images... More
  • New images, cracks and eggs!

    by Gbfoto | 15th of June, 2012

    I have had some time on my hands the last days as I managed to crack my toe (ouch) and was instructed not to walk unless necessary. I think I had too much spare time and cracks and stuff on the brain :O) I found the time to do some long overdue photoshop compositing with... More
  • Updates to Pinterest Terms

    by Peanutroaster | 7th of June, 2012

    Pinterest is a new and quickly evolving entity. Basically an infant social networking site trying to find its place in the world. One of its biggest challenges is dealing with copyright issues and finding a way to make money. Currently it is making money via affiliate... More
  • A Few D700 Images

    by Fultonsphoto | 5th of June, 2012

    As recently mentioned in one of my blogs, I was intending taking photography more seriously and taking more images with my new D700 camera (which I bought for a pro course I intended doing) Well that said, I have still not taken these steps as I am not sure whether photography... More
  • Daydreaming about hot air balloons

    by Peanutroaster | 4th of June, 2012

    It's been down pouring for the last three days here in New England but I'm looking ahead to one of my favorite local events, the Quechee Hot Air Balloon and Craft Festival held each year in nearby Quechee Vermont near Woodstock at the end of June. (Please weather gods...... More
  • SpiderPic - Another case for being exclusive

    by Peanutroaster | 3rd of June, 2012

    I recently sold this crazy photo of myself (I was dressed up for a charity event with a disco theme) and I was really curious to see where it might show up. A Google images search took me to this site called SpiderPic.com and there it was - with a watermark -among hundreds... More
  • 'The First Sale' collection: need you to contribute

    by Igordabari | 1st of June, 2012

    My collection 'The First Sale on DT' have been existing for 15 months. At the moment there are about 180 images collected but it grows very slowly. So, I shall ask all of you once again - share your first sale to community. I will be grateful to everybody for contribution.... More
  • What are your plans when you receive the first payment

    by Vtr | 1st of June, 2012

    This is in continuation to my earlier Blog Entry Monetizing a hobby is the sweetest thing and for some whom this is a fulltime profession the need of the hour. I know that there are lot of photographers here who would have already crossed the 100$ mark and have got their... More
  • My hundredth image has been sold!

    by Baldas1950 | 24th of May, 2012

    Today I reached my goal of 100 images sold, and I am very happy for this! This my hundredth image has been sold with 11 credits. I noticed that sales have resumed in May, perhaps with a lower rate than in the past, but the average selling price has increased at a level... More
  • Social Media: Are we on the Edge of a New Market for Images?

    by Afagundes | 23rd of May, 2012

    All this debate about Pinterest made me wonder about what this new social networks mean to our image marketing. Meanwhile we are terrified with the escalation of piracy and finding tons of cooyrights inflingements around the web, we wonder if this industry has a future or... More

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