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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
  • Social behavior of Horses

    by Hel080808 | 6th of March, 2015

    Horses are happy to come out of the stable at every time. But in spring they get very activ. No matter if the weather is bad - they are doing their games. And even if you are not able to understand horse behavior - like me - it's a pleasure to take photos of them!... More
  • Making it work while being on vacation

    by Juanpfotografia | 5th of March, 2015

    My wife and I had a tough 2014 so we decided we needed some fun and booked a ticket to Orlando, Florida to visit the Disney and Universal Studios parks, and also the Kennedy Space Center. It's a long trip from Buenos Aires, Argentina, and at first, I thought I wouldn't take... More
  • Celebrating 300 sales

    by Bennymarty | 4th of March, 2015

    I'd like to share with you my new milestone of 300 sales I'm parto of this community since 9th may 2014 and I'm exclusive contributor Sales came day by day, slowly with ups and downs, but now the balance is very positive because most sales are now from credits than from... More
  • Milestone 1000 images online

    by Hellen8 | 4th of March, 2015

    Hello everyone ! Thousand images online was my recent goal. ... and here it is ! I am very very happy today. Today I achieved big Milestone - 1000 images online and I would like to share my joy with you all.     Yes. Today I will celebrate. I'll have... More
  • How I'm Using My Budget Lenses

    by Keremgo | 4th of March, 2015

    I'm a Nikon D90 owner and I bought my camera with a typical kit that very much available in my country. D90 body, an 18-55mm VR plus a 55-200mm VR and a nifty fifty (50mm f/1.8 non AFS version). I added a battery grip and Flash to it later. When first time I joined here,... More
  • Never to forget

    by Gjfoto | 4th of March, 2015

    I am happy that I sold another photo today ; "glashouse in the snow".   I put a lot of time in photography. And also after making the photo's, I put time in arrange the photo's... Sometimes I lost myself in this and thought I should do something else in my freetime,... More
  • Batumi Botanical Garden

    by ImagesLib | 3rd of March, 2015

    The Batumi Botanical Garden (Georgian: ბათუმის ბოტანიკური ბაღი) is a 111 hectare area of land 9 km north of the city of Batumi, capital of Autonomous Republic of Adjara, Georgia. Located at the place called Mtsvane Kontskhi ("The... More
  • St. Patrick's Day

    by Rhbabiak13 | 3rd of March, 2015

    In honor of reaching 700 accepted photos, I thought I would showcase some of my favorite "green" photos since Saint Patrick's day is soon to be celebrated here in America. Sugar cookies decorated to celebrate!   A shamrock - symbol of St. Patrick. Click to see full... More
  • Slow and steady

    by Gavinp101 | 3rd of March, 2015

       Yay 50 sales 250 images $100 Can't retire yet but enjoying the ride. Thanks Dreamstime See Article
  • 10 most used stock illustrations

    by Andreeadobrescu | 3rd of March, 2015

    If you want to create a flyer or a children's book, or you just want an icon to illustrate a button on your website, stock illustrations offer you a wide range of possibilities and elements that you can mix together to create unique designs or use them as they... More
  • Early history of roller coasters

    by Leswrona | 2nd of March, 2015

          1920’s was the golden age of the roller coasters. Over 2000 were built in that time with just a few remaining and still in operation. The example of a roller coaster from this area is the Giant Dipper in Belmont Park in San Diego. This roller coaster opened... More
  • ZODIAC -12 exclusive portrets

    by Alenalazareva | 2nd of March, 2015

    MY NEW ARTWORKS: Horoscope Zodiac - 12 Fantasy portrets beautiful woman                         More
  • 4000 pics online!!! 

    by Sasanka7 | 2nd of March, 2015

                  OMG what happened? Already 4000 files online Sasanka7- 440 sales by the way...! Wau!!! Thank You Dreamstime my friend, my love :-))) Great milestone for small girl from Czech Republic.                     ... More

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