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  • Lishui China Photography Festival

    by Ellenboughn | 17th of August, 2009

    I have been invited to be a guest curator at this international festival. I would like to have comments from anyone who has attended in the past or who can tell me more about the city of Lishui. See Article
  • Get Framed

    by Ellenboughn | 28th of May, 2008

    Images that are mass-produced as ‘wall art’ or posters for use in décor differ from fine art in that the images are not signed prints or original art. The business of wall art is complex and involves multiple publishers, distributors and online retailers as well as direct... More
  • Is Your Photography Art?

    by Ellenboughn | 21st of May, 2008

    There is a continuing dust up between those who claim that commercial photography isn’t art and that the photos in museums and galleries shouldn’t be sullied by appearing in promotions or ads. Not withstanding the fact that most photographers that fall into the ‘collectible... More
  • Snow: Real or Instant?

    by Ellenboughn | 25th of October, 2007

    How do you make it snow when it doesn’t? Hands down, the real stuff is best but sometimes you have to fake it There are all manner of tricks. There is phony snow that is mixed with water and some swear by instant mashed potato flakes. A discussion about the merits of various... More
  • It's All There in Black and White

    by Ellenboughn | 22nd of August, 2007

    Advertising screams, ‘We want color photos!’ and galleries yell back, ‘Only black & white matters.’ That was the past. Yes, it’s certain that color images dominate in print and web advertising and that classic photography found in galleries is more closely associated... More
  • Hi all

    by Gabrielcatalin26 | 13th of December, 2014

    Hi there. I'm new in the art of photography. I hope to get out what I wanted and I hope you to be happy with my pictures . even if not all are as successful as I wanted .   See Article
  • Yellow fish mood

    by Dashlogvinenko | 2nd of December, 2014

    Uploaded my art work - Yellow fish. I draw this picture using photoshop+graphic tablet and had a lot of fun with this funny characer. This illustration will be good in decoration of places where people with good fantasy or children visit. It's really can cheer up) I... More
  • First smartphone pic sale

    by Physi28 | 18th of November, 2014

    Today I got my first sale of a picture I had made with a Nokia lumia 1020 smartphone, it shows a rare Aesculapian snake resting on a branch. During a few months I was only shooting and uploading with the 1020, many photos got rejected and I wondered if I would ever sell... More
  • "Harsh Life" assignment

    by Alisen | 11th of November, 2014

    I added two photos to "Harsh life" assignment. You can take part too! :) The more photos - the more interesting!     See Article
  • New on Dreamstime

    by Sam20140218 | 7th of November, 2014

    Hey everyone, I just wanted to take this opportunity to introduce myself; my name is Sam and I live in Dubai. Love to travel and explore and I have always loved documenting my journeys! Having a big database of pictures I thought that doing something with my photography would... More
  • So well... let´s do microstock, what could possibly go wrong?

    by Konsti | 29th of October, 2014

    First things first: Hi. My Name is Konstantin (yep call me Konsti pls) and i´m 19 years old. So i did photography for a year now and wanted to go commercial since i started this thing. I love it! I´m kinda addicted to upload. Until the weekend, i think I´ll gonna... 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
  • 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
  • Editorial or Commercial? For the beginner .....

    by 1000wordsimages | 6th of October, 2014

    >Many beginners in stock photography are still struggling what photos they can put as commercial or editorial. Commercial photos can be used commercial and also editorial. Editorial photos or better said “Editorial Use Only” photos can be only used for editorial purposes.... More
  • A fifth image

    by Photoaria | 3rd of October, 2014

    I am happy to finally have 5 image on Dreamstime. I am still learning the art of stock photo. I do more artistic photo and this does not appear to be what Dreamstime is looking for. This is nice image. To take a photo like this, it is nice to have a good zoom!... 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
  • Dreams of photographers

    by Heungyoulyin | 26th of September, 2014

    I am Republic of Korean Photographer and hope to be creative phographer and also communicate other photographers on Dreamstime. I have been trying to study creative art. Hoping for your kind advice and support. My photo blog is as below. http://blog.naver.com/dreamyin... More
  • My 2 dozen photo now online

    by Bhabotoshchakraborty | 19th of September, 2014

    I am glad to say it my 1st 25 photo online. Please share your opinion and if possible then suggest what look like my profile.   See Article
  • Like Mindedness

    by Lelabaggett | 17th of September, 2014

    While growing up, I had always been surrounded with some form of art. Now that I'm half of a century old, I find myself looking back at the memory's of my childhood. In this memory I'm around four years of age in the late nineteen - sixties watching my father paint an oil... More
  • The Long Walk and Taking Pictures of Nothing for Composites

    by Wisconsinart | 14th of September, 2014

    Two years ago I moved into the house where I currently live and it's a place on the edge of the metropolitan area. Here the subdivisions crash into farmland so you get a mix of neighborhoods and fields corn, depending on which street you're on. I like to go for walks, mainly... More

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