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  • Revisiting London and Mersea Island (as a tourist!)

    by Wiscan | 18th of September, 2013

    Had the pleasure to take my kids inside the Palace of Westminster and got this close up in the grounds on 'Big Ben' as people like to call it. This building is amazing inside, just stunning and humbling. Also went to West Mersea and saw this pic waiting to be captured... More
  • St Ives in Cornwall - the BEST of England

    by Wiscan | 18th of September, 2013

    Just got back from a weeks holiday in St Ives (Cornwall England) - stunning and the beauty there helped me get 15 pictures into my portfolio. Thanks St ives - must go back. If you get a chance to visit England its the perfect balance of sandy beaches, rugged cliff walks,... More
  • High Desert Oases: Mayfield and Reynolds Ponds

    by Toynutz | 16th of September, 2013

    Amid the dry scrublands of Central Oregon lie two engineered wetland oases - Mayfield Pond and Reynolds Pond. The source of water for these man-made reservoirs is the Deschutes River, some 12-20 miles away, via canals and ditches maintained by the Central Oregon Irrigation... More
  • Why should photographers consider buying a Camper van ?

    by Davidwatmough | 12th of September, 2013

    I was recently at Motormania a meeting of vintage cars and vehicles held on 1st September at Grantown on Spey in Scotland . There were over 300 interesting cars some very old and some relatively new. Among them was this Bedford Autosleeper 'born' in 1972 so about... More
  • My artificial island made for insect macro shoots

    by Alvera | 9th of September, 2013

    I made this micro-island from plastic, sand, rocks and seashells and I put on it various insects. A photo studio for these tiny "models". Is very comfortable to shoot on this island, I can rotate it for good angle. This video show the moment when I put a can full of caterpillars... More
  • Refused city scapes.

    by Mattiao | 6th of September, 2013

    Dear all, I am a new contributor and I don't understand why many of the pictures of towns I have uploaded have been refused because: " The image contains elements that might be protected by copyright/trademark...". For example most of them were views of the Canal Grande... More
  • Heaven temple and blue sky

    by Fairyseasky | 4th of September, 2013

    the heaven temple in beijing is one of the most popular landmarks of china. here are several photos about it. enjoy! See Article
  • 500 images goal after Iceland trip!

    by Baldas1950 | 4th of September, 2013

    I'm glad I reached the goal of 500 uploaded images, utilising the last fifty pictures taken this summer during a trip to Iceland. For those, like me, does not have the courage to face the exploration of the interior of this magnificent volcanic island with a jeep and... More
  • Market Square events

    by Kamell | 3rd of September, 2013

    The main market square in Kraków – the main old town square Krakow, regular, square, at the confluence of the 11 streets, laid out in 1257. To the East from the main square to trace the small market (secondary market) The main market takes four quarters of the city lokowanego... More
  • Rome - the Eternal City

    by Marugod83 | 29th of August, 2013

    Dear all, I would like to share with you my vision regarding one of the most wonderful Europe cities - Rome, also known as The Eternal City. The roman monuments, ancient building, picturesque squares and mediterranean lifestyle it can be seen at every corner.... More
  • Why I love mountains

    by Mangroove | 13th of August, 2013

    Hello dreamtimers, What are Mountains? A mountain is a large landform that stretches above the surrounding land in a limited area, usually in the form of a peak. Ok So? What is so beautiful about those landforms? Why so many people love the mountains? Why hikers are... More
  • First Post of Andreas Zerndl's Blog of Upper Franconia and the World

    by Andiz275 | 9th of August, 2013

    Greetings everyone, two weeks ago I joined Dreamstime and brought some of my landscape and nature pictures from my portfolio with me. My first pictures were approved this week and I already sold my first picture, so I'm really happy at the moment (I just have to stop uploading... More
  • Dream Trip to the South Pacific

    by Jcimagery | 8th of August, 2013

    This last Spring we were able to take the trip of a lifetime to the Cook Islands in the South Pacific - and it was paid for entirely with photography money. It wasn't all stock money (not even close), but it was sports teams, High School Seniors, Family Portraits... More
  • You always need to get a model release don't you ?

    by Davidwatmough | 7th of August, 2013

    I wish when I started here as a newbie that I understood the answer to this question. I didn't know for a long time about Editorial pictures. It certainly slowed me down trying to avoid getting people in my images. Clearly you cannot run after the Queen or Prime Minister... More
  • My Krakow

    by Kamell | 30th of July, 2013

    I live in Krakow a very old town. Its old part was the UNESCO. Here was long the capital of the Polish. Krakow is known as the city of Kings. Here is the very many places to photograph. I am most fond of Kraków by night. Now a bit of the history of the city Krakow... More
  • Enter...Environments!

    by Dolimac | 30th of July, 2013

    This image is what I hope will be the first among many attempts at creating landscapes and/or environments by me. Most of my freelance requests come from clients who want figurative/character-based t-shirt designs. This results in my drawing lots of "mascots floating in space"... More
  • Capturing Candid Portraits-4 tips

    by Chanevy | 2nd of July, 2013

    Here are a few tips to capturing candid portraits. I thought I would share and post this favorite picture of my granddaughter at the park. 1) Go somewhere fun and interesting. You can't control candid photography, but you can control your setting and maximize... More
  • 1000 Sales!!!!

    by Sylvaindeutsch | 1st of July, 2013

    Today, i riched the 1000 Sales:) Thank you all to make it run so good!! I just love this website, thank to all of you. Hope it keeps going well:) See Article
  • Understanding Camera Flash

    by Robinstockphotos | 27th of June, 2013

    From one of my recent articles for someone... Frequently wondered points about flash photography (basics and advanced): 1. They say pop-up flash ruins photos. It is true? Yes and no. Pop-up flash eliminates all shadows as seen from the camera as it is located right... More
  • Marettimo - Egadi Islands (Sicily)

    by Madman81 | 23rd of June, 2013

    The archipelago of the Egadi islands, from the Latin Aegates , is located in the western part of Sicily, opposite the stretch of coastline that stretches between Trapani and Marsala. Among the three major islands (Favignana and Levanzo other), Marettimo is the furthest from... More

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