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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
  • First set of photos uploaded

    by Spradhandce | 25th of October, 2014

    Today I was really pleased to see the notification that my first set of photos had been accepted and uploaded on DreamsTime. I had been going through the site and looking at some of the popular pics. I was amazed at the quality and realized I have long way to go before... More
  • Rocky Gale

    by Keeton10 | 25th of October, 2014

    Rocky Gale , a professional baseball catcher who was drafted by the San Diego Padres during the 2010 draft in the 24th round has gone down to play ball for the ADELAIDE BITE in the great down under during the winter. He's played in four levels of pro ball in the US... More
  • It happens to you?

    by Adrianacapuccio | 25th of October, 2014

    Hey you, it never happened? I am a new entry to the top and I loaded my files from the web, my images were still days and days pending file. Then .. I found the app Dreamstime and I completed them by the description of the images, and in a few hours the picture was accepted... More
  • Thoughts about the DT Keymaster option

    by Ribe | 25th of October, 2014

    These are my very personal thoughts and experiences about DT's option to have images re-keyworded for the fee of $ 0,60 per image. Is this worth it or not ? Well, let's agree on that even the "greatest image at all" will not sell if no one notice... More
  • hello every one

    by Serkokerim | 25th of October, 2014

    hello every one I am new here I want to sell some photos on this site can anyone help me and buy my photo or just look it to comment for me thankful   See Article
  • Toys for Dummies

    by Zhangle | 25th of October, 2014

    This is a creative whim. I used a dummy to mimic a fairy tale world. At sunset, there are a bunch of sunshine just launched into the lawn, I used a low angle shot this photo, so the characters can seem larger, the sun just illuminated figure's hands, there is a fantastic... More
  • A typical Chinese architectural style

    by Zhangle | 25th of October, 2014

    This is a typical Chinese architectural style. Chinese people like red lanterns lighting at night may also have auspicious meaning, so people like to put it hanging in the doorway. This photo due to the brightness of the sky and the house is not the same, I'm late... More
  • Finally,my first sale.

    by Lawzor | 25th of October, 2014

      Finnaly,after 3 months since i joined Dreamstime,the so called "first sale" arrived.I just want to thank the buyer and to say one more thing,never loose hope,always keep dreaming!Thanks. See Article
  • Keyword Selection

    by Irihodgson | 25th of October, 2014

       First, think about what potential clients are looking for and anticipate what the word is they will use to find your product / image. Talk it out with colleagues and friends to discover what words clients would use when discussing your product. This is a great... More
  • Trip Through the Tetons!

    by Eric1513 | 24th of October, 2014

    The title to this blog is accurate. I didn't just go to the Tetons. Rather, with some good friends, I backpacked "through" the Tetons and had a marvelous 3-day trip. We went 21 miles, hiked over a 10,700 foot pass and saw an abundance of wildlife, including... More
  • Halloween

    by Sysu90 | 24th of October, 2014

    Halloween is a celebration of Celtic origin, taken today by many people in the Western world, spreading it in the nineteenth century by Irish immigrants in the United States. It is celebrated on the night of October 31, although in some countries the celebration date varies... More
  • Bobbin Lace Image 12842887

    by Pettsmary | 24th of October, 2014

    Help! Image no. 12842887 I am trying to find the original design of a Handmade Slovak Bobbin Lace in Shape of a Girl photographed by Mihalcin, identified above. I really really want to do this as she is so lovely. Any ideas?  See Article
  • Dreamlike cruise for dreamstime photos. Part II

    by Ciolca | 24th of October, 2014

    This is the second part of my post regarding the fabulous cruise I had this September. You may find the first part HERE. The first stop was Palermo, the capital of Sicily, Italy. To me the city appeared crowded, dirty and not so much appealing. Here the tips learnt on... More
  • Finally 50!!!! Yay!!!

    by Lelabaggett | 23rd of October, 2014

      I reached the top on this hill as a milestone! I know, I know, I know! It is an ant hill, but it is a hill. This image doesn't look like much, but I like it! I really think it will do great. Yes! Really I do! :o) See Article

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