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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. Specifically,... More
  • Mysterious Huya Grand Canyon waterfall.

    by 11483899 | 23rd of November, 2015

    >Pingwu County in Sichuan Crystal Township, a world-famous Jiuzhaigou and across the mountain areas.We found a very nice Huya Grand Canyon. Tall canyon like a knife stabbing the sky from the ground, like a peak. It is clear that such a small indistinct.   Here, the best... More
  • What I love about photography

    by Tinald2012 | 20th of November, 2015

    When I go out to take shots of nature, I try to look for the unusual, strange patterns in dirt or sand, the roughness and patterning of bark that has peeled away or wood that has been marked by water or weather and strange bugs. I also look for unusual markings that cause... More
  • Expanding My Portfolio to Flax and Ocean

    by Tangatawhenua | 16th of November, 2015

    The Manuka is no longer in flower so now is the time for me to turn my lens to something else. Close to my place is the ocean and as it is now summer down here in beautiful New Zealand I thought I may as well start taking photos by the ocean. Deciding to do this also meant... More
  • $1,000 milestone

    by Rhbabiak13 | 15th of November, 2015

    Today marks the day that I crossed the $1,000 mark on Dreamstime. I never would have imagined that a homemaker, wife, mother of 10, grandma to 4, could make money from doing something I love. I feel blessed. Thank you Dreamstime, buyers and fellow photographers who encourage... More
  • Sea, mountains, sunset is beautiful.

    by Kvintet | 15th of November, 2015

    Long way behind. We arrived safely in a small town on the sea. Quickly settled and drank tea. With trepidation we go to the sea. Early morning. High cliffs on the shore. Autumn, September. Light rain drizzles.             The sea is beautiful in any weather.... More
  • Beautiful Autumn in the Mountains

    by Lana4kask | 12th of November, 2015

    Autumn is a very beautiful time of the year and if the weather is good, everyone wants to walk outdoors and enjoy the autumn scenery.   You can go in the woods or mountains, stroll on footpaths among the fallen autumn leaves and do a lot of bright colorful photos.  ... More
  • Androgen. The story of a photoshoot

    by Vagengeym | 5th of November, 2015

      - Look, the girl sword ... - Girl, and it is possible to meet you? .. - The sword! This, huge so, why is it her? These and other phrases flew me next cold night, when I was standing at the bus stop waiting taxi. The benefit of a long ash wig waiting mnya home and... More
  • 1000 files online

    by Sebastian423 | 31st of October, 2015

    Small milestone reached in my portfolio there is now 1000 files. It took over 1 year to get here and it's just 10% of my ultimate goal which is 10.000 files :) Along with files I've managed to sell my pictures 316 times. It's been very interesting journey so i'd like to... More
  • Kaas Plateau - Valley of flowers in Maharashtra, India

    by Fatema7864 | 28th of October, 2015

    Recently I had an opportunity of visiting Kaas plateau which is well known for the variety of wild flowers blooming during August-September every year and turning it into a Valley of Flowers. It has been declared as Biodiversity World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The experience... More
  • Halloween in the USA

    by Inyrdreams | 16th of October, 2015

    It's that spooky time of year when ghosts and witches show up at our door step, werewolves and zombies stagger down the street, and spider webs with occasional spiders grace even the cleanest of homes. Halloween can be fun, scary, spooky, exciting, and a great time to grab... More
  • 100 accepted

    by Robertflynn | 14th of October, 2015

    hi folks It has took me a while but i have managed it, I got my 100th picture accepted today.             It has been a bit of a struggle with some ups and downs and some lessons learned. My main genre is nature especially birds however I did realise... More
  • The Yi peng Lanna International festival

    by Pushmeagain | 4th of October, 2015

    The Yi peng Lanna International arranges at Tudongkhasathan Lanna where is the backside of Maejo University about 13 kilometers outside Chiangmai town , Thailand. Tourist can takes a red mini-bus to there.              Inside the festival area tourist... More

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