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  • Booked Up

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of December, 2008

    Writing recently about a decrease in vacation time among the world’s travelers for ’09, I have been keeping my eyes out for what the trend watchers think we will be doing in our downtime and what visual opportunities this will offer. I was surprised to learn that reading... More
  • A trip to the bookstore (Part 1)

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    We all get "stuck" in a void of inspiration sometimes. I find that my best ideas often come out of the blue when I'm NOT consciencously trying to think of something creative. When that kind brain freeze sets in, try just taking a break from even thinking about your... More
  • Simple Backgrounds

    by Steveacer | 28th of November, 2014

    As I always have a camera with me wherever I go I am always looking for new things to shoot. Speaking to a designer gave me the idea of simple backgrounds, so now when I am out and about I find myself looking into the sky, puddles, fences and the ground more. Here are... More
  • First known ever book's cover page

    by Digikhmer | 10th of October, 2014

    The cover of this book has a special history. Without going into details, this photo was not purchased through Dreamtime or via another microstock agency. It was donated to the author of the book graciously to illustrate the book. As there is a hierarchical relationship... More
  • My first book "Guardians of memories and witnesses of history"

    by Dozet | 2nd of June, 2014

    Тhis time of new technologies, the time when everyone is taking photographs, has created a false image in our society that photography, and photojournalism in particular, is something anyone can do. You come, click the button and it's done - as ignorants would say! This... More
  • Suggested read

    by Phoenixci | 5th of May, 2014

    I have the opportunity to live in a vast country that stretches from the Atlantic and the Pacific oceans and my work will on occasion have me travel from one side to the other. A fellow worker also an avid photographer knew that I was heading to the province of Alberta... More
  • First Sale

    by Davinciphotos | 22nd of February, 2014

    Well that was exciting! Hydee actually saw the sale first on her Facebook, as DT automatically posted for me. This image was my first sale on DT. I expected to be able to see some information on who purchased it, or what they plan to use it for. But, from what... More
  • $200 milestone!!!

    by Coenemeloen | 13th of February, 2014

    Found out this morning that my earning balance reached a $200 milestone with my latest sale! Thank you buyer and Dreamstime! This is great! See Article
  • Creating Referrals

    by Davinciphotos | 2nd of January, 2014

    I started a competition on my Professional Facebook site, https://www.facebook.com/TheDaVinciCamera?ref=hl. The competition was posted as an event which says: $100 Prize Create a profile at http://www.dreamstime.com/register#res6740166 Upload your photos... More
  • A country boy for inspiration

    by Kckendricks | 24th of November, 2013

    This fella has a story to tell. What's he doing at the log cabin? How'd he get there? What are his plans? Is he waiting for companionship, or was it a lover who snapped his picture? It's something I need to figure out when he tells me his name. www.kckendricks.com... More
  • A man for every romance cover

    by Kckendricks | 23rd of November, 2013

    Writing romance has a lot of perks, one of which is the search for perfect inspiration photo. Sometimes it's more about what you don't see than what you do. What color are his eyes? Does he have a little scruff on his cheeks? Is he the serious sort, or more mischievous?... More
  • Aiming for Romance eBook Covers

    by Aromancewriter | 23rd of November, 2013

    Ten years ago, the ebook market was just seeing the dawn of a new era. It's when I started to write novels and I geared toward the digital industry. So did the photostock market for book covers. In the romance industry everything is about the couple on the cover. There'... More
  • Published on the Front Cover

    by Jonpym | 22nd of November, 2013

    Well thanks to Dreamstime, ive seen one of my Photo's published on front of a Book. Click here to see the Book Dog training jonpympics See Article
  • Size Matters

    by Mscott9985 | 17th of November, 2013

    I'd been warned, but I didn't pay attention. Or, rather, I paid attention, but ignored the advice. Here's what I'd been told: Never buy the extra-small size picture. Always go for extra-large. But although I was new to the cover-design end of writing, I figured I knew... More
  • Part of a Series

    by Mscott9985 | 13th of November, 2013

    I'm an author who can recognize her characters anywhere: in my neighborhood, my workplace, and even in the grocery store. Once I mentally connect a face to a character, the effect is indelible. I'll never forget them or think of them in any other way! Enter Dreamstime.... More
  • The power of social media - referred members

    by Alvera | 30th of October, 2013

    I want to share something from my statistics: "41 users were referred by you. 6 photographers were referred by you. 1 buyers were referred by you. 1 payment plans were purchased." This was done in the last year by using Google+, Google blog, Twitter and Facebook.... More
  • Exclusivity facebook community

    by Sasanka7 | 3rd of September, 2013

  • A lots of book covers

    by Silent47 | 12th of July, 2013

    OMG!This image is already in some books covers...This is very amazing...Thanks to those people who bought my image The tangerine killer Barrow of the damned Someone watching Zombies and aliens to name just a few...WOW More
  • NEW! Options for Publishing Your Own Book!

    by Wisconsinart | 8th of July, 2013

    Have you ever tried publishing your own photography in a book? I have. The traditional way is to submit a proposal to a publisher and hope there will be an interest for your work. That was a door slammed in my face. Brick and mortar publishers want material that will appeal... More
  • Microstock doesn't work!

    by Gheburaseye | 25th of June, 2013

    I bet a coffee You thought this post is a criticism about microstock and/or dreamstime! Absolutely not! This is a suggestion to promote Your portfolio. I discovered some weeks ago the hashtags and I started to use them immediately with some interesting result but I... More

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