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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
  • I'm in Love with my Photographs

    by Cesvieira | 12th of September, 2014

    Well, i'm not a profissional photographer but i do would like to be. Days by days i'm more in love with this work, to become a profissional photographer. I can see with my eyes... or better to say, with the lens of my camera wonderful scenes that only i can see, i love... More
  • Elephant Trekking in Pattaya, Thailand

    by Coffeehuman | 8th of September, 2014

    This photo was taken on elephant back ride. Speed ​​settings make the picture come out dark.            See Article
  • Painfull bites on day out in North Norfolk

    by Katey997 | 3rd of September, 2014

    Well I planed a whole day out to my favourite place in North Norfolk England, I went to Sandringham to try and shoot snakes and lizards but ended up having to nearly run back to my car, I was bitten all over my arms, legs and neck due to thousands of mosquitos, , at the... More
  • Photography can be so dangerous sometimes

    by Katey997 | 27th of August, 2014

    Well after a few days of nonstop rain, today i thought i try my new canon 100mm L 2.8 macro out for size but it didn't go to plan. About one mile in on my walk i started feeling really weak, i thought oh no not again, my blood sugar levels started to drop and i had no... More
  • Passion uber alles

    by Dianabahrin | 19th of August, 2014

    Yes, passion above all. But not the type of passion that drags you down, the one that gives you wings and hope and all those great things in life. I'm talking about that passion for what you do. In my case, it is my newly-discovered passion for drawing and a little older... More
  • Photo Camera for lefties, usable or gadget?

    by Cleymans | 14th of August, 2014

    Hey Photo-Maniacs, Recently I was Taking a picture (of a fighter jet in flight) and suddenly I did not notice the plane any-more... because my right eye is covered by the camera, annoying and pictures ... lost ...Reaction Time lost... I have more stories like this,... More
  • Thousand photos online

    by Annahristova | 13th of August, 2014

    Thousand photos online, just a year ago and I did not dare to dream about it. Thank you Dreamstime, thank God!   One of my last photos. See Article
  • Eastbourne pier -Another fire disaster

    by Newsfocus1 | 9th of August, 2014

    Back in October 2010 I posted here about the tragic fire that destroyed much of the historic Victorian pier here in Hastings. History has recently repeated itself with fire destroying a portion of the pier at Eastbourne -some 17 miles along the East Sussex coastline.... More
  • Croatia - my love

    by Itardiusz | 4th of August, 2014

    I don't actually know how many times have I been to Croatia - five or six? One thing I know for sure, is that I love this country. Every time I travel elswhere I catch myself thinking about Croatia. Unfortunately my first visits in Dalmatia or Istria were when I was not thinking... More
  • Silesian landscape

    by Pearlancer | 1st of August, 2014

    Hello.I will try to add scenery from Silesia and the surrounding area. Here are a few of them: Silesian old mining settlement and yellow bus.  Ropeway in Silesian Park.  Complex of three ski jumps. Szczyrk - Silesia Mountain   I greet Andrew More
  • A Walk in the Wetlands, King's Billabong, Australia.

    by Valevvicki | 1st of August, 2014

    Last weekend was sunny and still. Quite a contrast to the weather experienced this week! What better way to spend the morning than to take a walk around the wetlands of King's Billabong. Where is that you may ask. The outskirts of Mildura, near Nichols Point on the Murray... More
  • TEN THOUSAND SALES

    by BCritchley | 31st of July, 2014

      Well it's been a very interesting journey I must say and one full of highs and lows.   I certainly have to thank Dreamstime, who have helped me develop my photography, providing me with a platform that gets my works seen and sold. It has paid for all of my photography... More

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