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  • Build Your Brand

    by Ellenboughn | 25th of November, 2008

    Dreamstime success depends on many factors beyond an exciting and diverse portfolio. Building a reputation for a particular style or special subject niche creates a ‘brand’. As designers become familiar with your work, they will seek out your images by searching first... More
  • Secrets of Microstock SuperStars

    by Ellenboughn | 5th of November, 2008

    While in New York City last week for PhotoPlus Expo and the PACA (Picture Archive Council of America) International Conference, I attended a panel comprised of ‘Microstock SuperStars” moderated by PDN’s Daryl Lang. I heard some words of wisdom from the panel members... More
  • India Now

    by Ellenboughn | 22nd of April, 2008

    Often photos of India show the poorer side of life. It is true that photojournalism has done much to alleviate the state of the poor by exposing their plight to the world. Too often though we fail to photograph evidences of positive economic growth and modernization of ancient... More
  • Very Crafty

    by Ellenboughn | 18th of March, 2008

    The mention of a craft project no longer has to bring to mind clunky macrame window hangings or the dreaded and ugly scarf so lovingly knit by grandma. A change has come to the world of craft and with it, photo opportunities. As Rob Walker wrote in the NY Times last December,... More
  • Alice in summer

    by Tangie | 25th of July, 2007

    The wings, the swing, the rabbits and the images, all seemed wonderful and magical to little Alice. She would spend days floating, swinging, watching photos and laughing. She made a resolution: never to leave ********nd. Besides, there were too many secret corridors in **... More
  • First days in Photoland

    by Tangie | 12th of July, 2007

    Equipped with fairly good knowledge of words, strong sense of humour, gripping onto reality, sometimes wandering through alternatives, chattering all the time, a habit she still can’t get rid of, Alice stumbled upon photography with genuine and untrained eyes. Never wanting... More
  • Alice in Photoland

    by Tangie | 7th of July, 2007

    I have recently discovered a new playground. Roaming through life, I have fallen in a magic rabbit's hole. Instead of falling right to the bottom, curiously enough I started floating swiftly. Then the images came pouring around me. I reached and took one. Then another one... 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
  • Lofoten islands - the most beautiful islands in the world.

    by Hellen8 | 17th of October, 2014

    I recently returned from a long journey to the north, beyond the Arctic Circle. I saw with my own eyes the most beautiful islands in the world - Lofoten.There are many beautiful islands on earth, but these are unique. Unique for its dramatic natural landscape. Glaciers... More
  • Happy 300!

    by And19sv | 15th of October, 2014

    It's time to celebrate again! I just made the 300 step. And I leave behind a new milestone only to speed up until next one! How is the journey? Great and fun. I am starting to look more at the sales graph and read everything that get's in front of my eyes:... More
  • Idaho's State Capitol Building

    by Martynelson | 13th of October, 2014

    While traveling in other states, I love to visit and photograph capitol buildings because they are usually architectural masterpieces and historical landmarks of interest. But it's difficult to surpass the beauty of my own state capitol building in Boise, Idaho. Any time... More
  • Grand Bazaar in Istanbul

    by Adrizoon | 12th of October, 2014

    Couple of years ago I visited the Big Bazaar in Istanbul. This Bazaar is one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world, with 60 covered streets and about 5,000 shops. It's a real shopping experience! Well known for its jewellery, hand-painter ceramics, carpets,... More
  • Oldest Jewish Synagogue in Western USA

    by Martynelson | 12th of October, 2014

    I love to photograph unique architecture, especially of historic buildings. Most communities possess some of these treasures. Here's one from my own area, the Jewish Synagogue in Boise, Idaho.   Ahavath Beth Israel has been a landmark in Boise, Idaho since 1896 and... More
  • Making artisanal candles

    by Digitalg | 12th of October, 2014

      I've been about making candles before and this is my "third chapter" on learning the art of making artisanal candles. I will not repeat the issues pointed out in the first article, so, if you have not read it yet, I suggest you do it now: Homemade candles (english at... More
  • It's time to vote

    by Wxh6763 | 9th of October, 2014

    At the end, it's time to vote for the assignment! I like photo especially the landscape photography. When this assignment have started, I uploaded some images which taken in the scenic spot I have been to. Finally there are 3 have been passed. Now, please vote for me,for... More
  • Collection - Looking for Symmetry in man made objects

    by Martincp | 7th of October, 2014

    Here is the collection: Collection - Symmetry From an earlier blog - looking for man made images that are symmetrical. The object may be completely symmetrical in its form or you may have captured a smaller part(s) to create the symmetry. Similarly, you can arrange... More
  • Sand dunes are beach beauty marks

    by Htmccann | 4th of October, 2014

    Each beach has its own charm, its own magical pull that makes me want to visit it over and over again. I try to capture a little bit of that magic with my camera. There are many things that set one beach apart from all others. Some are deeper than others, some have whiter... More
  • Authenticity in your city

    by 1000wordsimages | 2nd of October, 2014

    >   If you read some articles about how the photo stock market is doing or what are the new trends you will not avoid to see that there is an fast increasing demand for authentic photos. This means that most agencies have much choice of staged photos. What many buyers... More
  • 1000 shots 100 KILLS

    by Bennymarty | 29th of September, 2014

    Hello everyone, After 4 months from my first access to Dreamstime, I've reached my first 100 sells and 1000 pictuires online :) I've very happy to get to this first goal and hope to keep following this way :) Here some of my best selling:  ... More
  • Best photo of my work

    by Thorken | 25th of September, 2014

    The best photo that I have ever made is probably the tropical island located near by Flores island in Indonesia. This photo was taken January 29th, 2014 and has the most sales of all of my photos. I was sailing on a boat with a fisherman whoom I had rent for travel... More

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