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  • A Whale of a Tale

    by Ellenboughn | 30th of July, 2008

    Taking photos of giant marine mammals can be tricky. First of all, they simply can’t be counted on to show up on set on time. Whale watching tour companies chart the movement of known pods and individuals to ensure that their trips offer the most likely chances of seeing... More
  • 50 Photos online

    by Sebastian423 | 20th of October, 2014

    Hello DT I've joined July 25, 2014 that's where my photography adventure starts :) I had no experience before that time. After a month I've set my first goal to increase acceptance ratio as it was only 33%. It motivated me to learn more about photography and quality... More
  • The ART of Motion

    by Eric1513 | 26th of September, 2014

    I love living an active life! Mountaineering, running, mountain biking and everyday life are interesting to me. The enjoyment comes from living and doing rather than just sitting back and watching. I try to convey the ART of Motion in many of my photographs. Some... More
  • The Psychology of Color: How to Use Images to Invoke Emotions

    by Nicoleckohler | 1st of July, 2014

    What if a single Dreamstime image could sell your content for you? Unfortunately, reality isn't that simple. However, if you're creating a website that relies on photography to support your calls to action, it may be helpful to know which colors are most supportive... More
  • Action Photography - IS or not to IS?

    by Robinstockphotos | 26th of June, 2014

    Action photography can include photographing and freezing the motion of anything that moves – and moves fast. There are plenty of situations that can come under the category of high speed action photography like sports and bird-in-flight situations, even rock concerts... More
  • Are you a professional?

    by Idruzhinin | 20th of June, 2014

    Have you ever thought, are you a professional photostock photographer? Have you ever thought, who are all those guys who are earning lots of money this way? I did. And I have answers. They are relevant for me only but you can try them if they match you. Or you can find... More
  • My First Sale!!!!!!

    by Buddha13 | 12th of March, 2014

    This is my first sale in Dreamstime.com. The is a photo of an egret catching fish. click here to view the photo See Article
  • Easy way to extract images from background

    by Nansaidh | 14th of February, 2014

    I found a great little filter for Photoshop that makes extracting images from the background that is quick and easy. It's called Re_Mask 3 from Topaz. ReMask gets the job done in a shockingly short amount of time, while requiring a bare minimum of your input. I use... More
  • Go where the action is

    by Inyrdreams | 26th of January, 2014

    Stock photography is used in so many applications, we see images everywhere we look. For those of us in the business, we can hire models, have state of the art studios, or travel all over the world. or... we can go where the action is. In my part of the US, there... More
  • Nice photo's for my international shops

    by Icolorihangmatten | 29th of September, 2013

    I have shops in 5 languages. It is important not to have to many text (too much translation effort). So photographs are very important. Although we put a lot of effort in making nice photo's for our site, it it still difficult and cost a lost of time. Dreamtime is a... More
  • Summer fun

    by Bradcalkins | 23rd of July, 2013

    Recently I picked up a used telephoto zoom for my Olympus OM-D. The zoom is designed for the older four thirds dSLR mounts, and as a result doesn't really work very well for Autofocus (until someone releases a micro four thirds phase detect AF sensor). However, the... More
  • Dreamstime leads to a world of surprises.

    by Davidwatmough | 25th of September, 2012

    If you set yourself a target for monthly uploads the Summer months are best for getting out to capture new material. Joining DT will encourage you to go to events you haven't attended before and to visit new places. Below are only a few samples of images from recent events.... More
  • Diffraction on smaller aperture values TEST

    by Alvera | 14th of August, 2012

    This post was continued with some tests: http://www.dreamstime.com/thread_29668 Test finished (at least, a preview). http://alveraphoto.blogspot.ro/2012/08/diffraction-on-smaller-aperture-values.html Test subject: a small part of acrylic on canvas covered with varnish... More
  • 3 Quick Tips to Market for More Downloads

    by Chanevy | 28th of May, 2012

    Just like some people think that anyone with a decent camera can point, shoot, and create a great image, some photographers seem to think that great images should somehow sell themselves. It's true that sites like DT take a lot of the burden of marketing off our shoulders,... More
  • My picture just used as the background on Al Jazeera!!!

    by Calyx22 | 3rd of May, 2012

    Oh my goodness, I'm so excited I'm just about to drop! I was just watching Al Jazeera International and my image was used in a background! Oh wow, I'm so excited I think I might BUST!!! Thank you, Dreamstime, thank you, thank you!!!! See Article
  • Nice find

    by Cristalloid | 18th of March, 2012

    Hi folks, I just found a website that uses many DT-pictures.. NICE FIND I just would like to share... Have a good time :-) See Article
  • Exposure settings to shoot action

    by Illuminativisual | 22nd of February, 2012

    Exposure settings: As a rule of thumb, you need a shutter speed of around 1/1000 sec to capture action like a bird taking off, sports, jets etc. The relative speed of the subject will increase if you are close to it. It will also depend on the direction on the movement. Movement... More
  • My first sale

    by Pergulet | 3rd of December, 2011

    I know you are there already passed, but today I was delighted to find that I have sold my first photo. A small gain, but a great satisfaction for my first week on DT. See Article
  • Having proud association with Dreamstime!

    by Gsrethees | 10th of November, 2011

    I've been with dreamstime for about a year and a half now, still, I'm quite new in stock photography. B'cause, every submission is explicitly reviewed by a high standard of technical team in dreamstime and proper advises are always given to all the contributors. This sort... More
  • My current satisfaction...

    by Billysiew | 12th of August, 2011

    Just want to share with you.. My satisfaction is different now! At first, I was very happy and satisfy when my sales increasing .. But now, I will be more happy if my uploads increasing.. Meaning, I will be more satisfied if an image(especially assignment file) is accepted,... More

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