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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
  • 6 Tips for Taking Better Maternity Photographs

    by Designroast | 19th of September, 2014

    As the trend of maternity photo shoots continues to increase, so does the opportunity for you to make your clients feel like this important time in their life has been properly and beautifully captured. Maternity photographs come with a great amount of responsibility for... More
  • 9 pictures approved for the new greatest assignment of all times !

    by Bennymarty | 19th of September, 2014

    I'm very happy to be a member of this wonderful Dreamstime community and to have be admitted to the greatest assignment of all times to celebrate 25 million images online !!! I just would like to share with you my happiness to have now 9 pictures approved for this... More
  • my 2 dozen photo now online

    by Bhabotoshchakraborty | 19th of September, 2014

    i am glad to say it my 1st 25 photo online.please share your opinion and if possible then suggest what look like my profile.   See Article
  • First sale!

    by Allisonterrence | 18th of September, 2014

    First of all thank you to dreamstime for all the help and feed back. Other stock photography web sights seem really hard to please and are not consistent with what they want to see in photographs. So my first photo to sell is of the American flag, which makes me realize... More
  • 300 IMAGES ONLINE - WHAT A FEELING!

    by Awizard | 18th of September, 2014

    Today is a special day - I have 300 images online now! It's amazing, thrilling and exciting! And today I took part in the Assignment - for the first time. So I really don't know if I did everythig right to be involved...     Dreamstime, thank you! More
  • A beautiful girl

    by Maocheng | 18th of September, 2014

    Recently, I found a beautiful beach volleyball player. Her name is Chen Chen, height 1.86 meter, weight 75KG, tall and sexy. Share with you.       See Article
  • Had great fun with this little chap

    by Katey997 | 17th of September, 2014

    That age old saying, don't work with kids or animals!!! it came true here. well working with this chap was so hard, I think he's been watching too much of usain bolt lol, he wouldn't sit still what so ever but after about 120 shots later I managed just 2 good photos, I... More
  • Gordon Brown: best speech ever!

    by Davidwatmough | 17th of September, 2014

    Until today I wasn't a fan of Gordon Brown. [previmg]0,400,20,170_8573252[/previmg] [previmg]0,400,71,221_39081529[/previmg] but tonight he gave the finest speech in favour of keeping Scotland in the United Kingdom of Britain and Northern Ireland . He pointed out the many... More
  • numero 333!

    by Sasanka7 | 17th of September, 2014

    333 sales 333 fb likers 33 files to 2700 and 333 files to 3000 at my Dreamstime portfolio www.dreamstime.com/sasanka7_info Thank You @Dreamstime! Thank You my friends. Thank You dear buyers! I am not waiting 333rd exclusive sale at Dreamstime yet. Winner, the picture... More
  • Like Mindedness

    by Lelabaggett | 17th of September, 2014

    While growing up, I had always been surrounded with some form of art. Now that I'm half of a century old, I find myself looking back at the memory's of my childhood. In this memory I'm around four years of age in the late nineteen - sixties watching my father paint an oil... More
  • One Hundred Sales

    by Clewisleake | 17th of September, 2014

    [previmg]0,400,0,150_41075746[/previmg] Hit 100 sales with this image, from sale number 1 to 100 it took almost exactly four months, selling on Dreamstime is slow but I'm now convinced I'll probably sell every image in my portfolio, it's just a matter of how long it will... More
  • Sales paid for Laptop photographed twice over - its possible!

    by Wiscan | 17th of September, 2014

    This image which I have made 212 sales on has generated enough money to pay for the original purchase twice over. Just saying - good luck you people! (May not work with Ferraris) [previmg]0,400,123,273_17787672[/previmg] See Article
  • Dreamstime paid for my repair!

    by Wiscan | 17th of September, 2014

    This old iPhone, when it broke was a disaster. I decided to shoot it and let sales generate enough cash to repair it. Now to break my iPhone 6 ;-) [previmg]0,354,269,402_23683354[/previmg] See Article
  • Classic car lovers

    by Wiscan | 17th of September, 2014

    Hi all I have recently uploaded hundreds of classic car drawings that I have drawn over the years - hope you can find the time to enjoy! There's probably a car you have owned or lusted over in the past. [previmg]0,400,68,218_28660449[/previmg] See Article

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