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  • 400 Images Sold!!!

    by Aviahuismanphotography | 16th of August, 2011

    It has taken a long time to get to this point, but I have finally sold my 400th image! It took me a while to figure out what types of images buyers are looking for. In the beginning I spent many hours systematically looking through the portfolios of successful photographers... More
  • New collection and food photography

    by Cbomers | 29th of July, 2011

    In this new collection Vegetable and Fruit Chips you will find images of delicious vegetable and fruit chips made by myself and other DT photographers. I have been reading several blogs on food photography to learn more about this field. One... More
  • Need Inspiration? Look Around The House

    by Livingstonatlarge | 6th of July, 2011

    I admit it, I am addicted to yard sales and thrift stores. Tiny teacups, reindeer candle holders, baskets. I’m always looking for props. At this time of year they’re the only places besides my garage one can find Christmas stuff. The other day though, I decided... More
  • Five Simple Steps to Better Photography

    by Midosemsem | 5th of July, 2011

    I read this useful article and I want to share it with you... 1) Sharpness: In order to ensure your images are sharp, make sure you know how to focus your camera. Digital cameras with auto focus are often difficult to focus precisely, especially when shooting small... More
  • Reducing Dynamic Range and What It Does for You

    by Spectrumstudios | 4th of July, 2011

    In new advertisements for cameras, the latest and greatest from Nikon and Canon, a lot reference to the high dynamic range of the camera and how great it is because of this. I'm not saying that a high dynamic range is a bad thing, in fact it is amazing the new capability... More
  • The land of plenty

    by Llareggub | 30th of June, 2011

    Summer is here and for me finding time to get out and take photographs is tough, as a small holder summer is my busiest time so I am making do with trying to make the most of my crops to increase my potfolio. Fortunately summer is a bountiful time and it right now it feels... More
  • Mid Term Report

    by Hugoht | 29th of June, 2011

    It's not really a mid-term report cause I still have many more years of learning here but still. It was a bit more than a year and a half ago when I came to learn that I have something useful to do with my pictures. All those pictures I took all those years that were just... More
  • Lips... oh yeah...

    by Cristalloid | 8th of June, 2011

    I just created a new collection... it's about beautiful red lips.... LIPS See Article
  • The total Moon eclipse on June 15 2011 - do not miss!!!

    by Igordabari | 8th of June, 2011

    I would like to put your attention, colleagues, to very interesting astronomical up-coming event: the total moon eclipse that will take place in a week, on June 15 2011. The Sun, Earth, and Moon will be aligned exactly with the Earth in the middle, so the Earth's shadow will... More
  • Patience is Key When Marketing Stock Imagery

    by Wysiwygfoto | 22nd of May, 2011

    Having been away from the business for three years and coming back has been an eye opening experience. I’m seeing a few changes, and a lot of the same questions and issues coming from contributors. Unfortunately, I see there are a few folks I used to enjoy collaborating... More
  • Travel Photography - Some Tips

    by Shopartgallerycom | 14th of May, 2011

    This is the first article I published in Shopartgallery's Page On Facebook and is dedicated to Travel Photography, a fascinating world in which once you've entered, is very difficult to leave. It becomes a burning passion that makes you long for the next opportunity... More
  • it's time for the road!

    by Viktor50 | 1st of May, 2011

    Summer is coming, it's time for the road! But no need to rush See Article
  • 5Ps of Microstock

    by Haslinda | 20th of April, 2011

    When I was studying Marketing in school, the 4Ps were drilled into our brains. Let's go into the world of microstock and apply this. Product - Photography/Illustration As contributors, we are the suppliers. So make the product unique and of good quality and buyers will... More
  • An LCD monitor for photo processing

    by Faizanfaiz | 14th of April, 2011

    An LCD monitor for photo processing I have always been a die hard fan of CRT monitors from the very beginning when it comes to Graphic Designing, Video Editing and Photo post processing. In last 7-8 years I compared and tested color accuracy of CRTs and LCDs and every... More
  • What I Learnt Today

    by Spectrumstudios | 9th of April, 2011

    I am still a learning photographer (I'm 14) and every time I take images, I learn something new. For a long time now, I have been focusing on getting my images exactly technically correct. What I have just realized is that I was missing out on great images, that look good... More
  • Shooting animals

    by Tamarabauer | 4th of April, 2011

    And by shooting, of course I mean, photographing :) Animals have been a passion of mine ever since I can remember...I grew up with all manner of pets, including cats, dogs, rabbits, mice, frogs, fish, horses, lizards, pigeons, budgies...we even had pet eels and as a child... More
  • In the Midst of Rejection How to Find Meaning

    by Joyb0218 | 2nd of April, 2011

    Well guys, I started out with the desire to do only Christian stock but after several rejections, I found that I needed to take a step back and re-group. This is not to say that I won't pursue Christian stock anymore, not at all. I will and I am. But for now, I want to share... More
  • Macro Stabilization Tips

    by Crookid | 1st of April, 2011

    The American Toad - Bufo americanus is a quite common species in the Midwest. This charming looking fellow happened to be the cream of the crop, magnificent eyes and very willing to work with me. On this particular day, when this photo was taken, I came upon something I... More
  • Avoid useless rejections for the assignment

    by Fra73 | 28th of March, 2011

    A few tips if this is the first time you participate to the assignment. If you picture is refused for the assignment it doesn't mean that the picture can't be accepted as a normal RF image. If your picture doesn't have technical problems, but it is refused because they... More
  • Top 10 Composition Tips

    by Egomezta | 24th of March, 2011

    I'm sharing some composition tips to get better images, although I know most of the time you can't apply these tips for microstock photography, but they should help you to get better images. 1.- Rule of the Thirds: Some say it is the most important rule of composition,... More

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