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  • 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
  • 300 UPLOADS!!! Double then last post!!

    by Newnow | 20th of August, 2014

    Hello everyone, my last blog was at 150 uploads, now I've double it...Yeah!!! But, I do need some advises because my images have good number of views but very low sale! Can anybody give me some advise what to change or what to do? I know my images are not always people... More
  • my review of canon 18-200mm standard lens

    by Katey997 | 20th of August, 2014

    I've never done a review so here goes. what do i think of the canon 18-200mm standard lens, i've owned this lens for a year now and it does have some good points, they are it's zoom range and a reliable I.S. sharpness i would say isn't that bad... More
  • Passion uber alles

    by Dianabahrin | 19th of August, 2014

    Yes, passion above all. But not the type of passion that drags you down, the one that gives you wings and hope and all those great things in life. I'm talking about that passion for what you do. In my case, it is my newly-discovered passion for drawing and a little older... More
  • Giant Oculus, Pantheon, Rome

    by Culturalstockphoto | 19th of August, 2014

    Some call it the best preserved ancient Roman monument, the almost 2000 year old Pantheon in Rome. A building of breathtaking beauty and intelligent design. It has the largest unsupported concrete dome until today! It is very impressive to see the sunlight entering... More
  • My first startrail photo

    by Fallostupido | 18th of August, 2014

    Hello, i'm very happy because i've done my first stars trail with my camera canon 550d and tamron 10-50mm. Really these photo is also my firs assignement and i hope to win with your help ;) to realize these image i have done more than 140 pics of the sky and i've used... More
  • A little piece of Italy in Germany

    by Culturalstockphoto | 18th of August, 2014

    Aachen (Aix-la-Chapelle) cathedral, a famous German cathedral. King Charlemagne is buried here. This room is called Pfalzkapelle in German. It is a rich decorated chapel, with a lot valuable marble imported from Italy. If you visit this amazing cathedral, do not... More
  • Today is a good day

    by Joe1971 | 18th of August, 2014

    Today is a good day. I am in Dreamstime six years, but I only has one assignment photo (maybe my photo is not good), but I has approved three assignment photoes today. I am so happy and want to share my happy to everyone in Dreamstime. and I want to say thank for Dreamstime... More
  • I think this is what heaven looks like...

    by Marconti805 | 16th of August, 2014

    This image was taken at sunset during a car rally in northern California.     See Article
  • MORE THAN SIX HUNDRED PHOTOS ONLINE

    by Hyperbiker | 16th of August, 2014

    I have just realised that I have more than 600 hundred photos approved and online. When I first starting uploading on June, 2011, I had only a very faint idea about stock photography and selling them online.Thanks to Dreamstime, a new world is open in front of me. Below... More
  • New models: Father with daughter and son

    by Thorken | 16th of August, 2014

    I have got new three models and I think the photos with them will be successful. It´s young father and his son and daughter. Especially the little girl is very cute. More
  • That First Sale...

    by Ginntinn | 15th of August, 2014

    When I was 17, in my first semester of college, I got my first check for something I had written, a whole $17 (coincidentally). It was an amazing feeling, something I've never forgotten, even though I've worked as a writer for some 20 years since. Selling my first photo... More
  • Style at the Santa Barbara skate park

    by Marconti805 | 14th of August, 2014

      I watched this young man finally nail his jump. Determination, style and fitness all come together on a beautiful summer day.   See Article
  • The power of the seashore

    by Htmccann | 14th of August, 2014

    As soon as I get near the seacoast I feel its power. Any tension I had been feeling falls away. Business problems no longer seem so difficult. Life is once again full of hope and opportunity. I can't wait to get out my camera and start shooting images that will capture... More
  • 100 uploads online

    by Rapeepan | 14th of August, 2014

    I am very glad that my photo are accept from dreamstime.I have 100 photos online and i hope that the buyer will accept my photos as well. Thanks again                  More

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