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  • My first photo siting!

    by Bugsy | 15th of November, 2010

    Today was my first time siting a photo of mine that was sold on Dreamstime. The above photo was used as an image in a Facebook Ad. I was casually browsing Facebook and thought... "hey, that photo looks familiar!" Sure enough, it was the photo above. I never would... More
  • On the cover of "Truly Everything" by J.R. Armstrong

    by Igabriela | 26th of October, 2010

    It has been such an exciting week for me! I finally received a published novel from US with my photo on the cover. We are talking about "Truly Everything" The sequel to "Owe it to the Wind" by J.R. Armstrong, which won the best novel of the year. It also has the writer'... More
  • Our Heritage in Photos

    by Arwen_sam | 20th of September, 2010

    Now that I am in my 50s, I have years and years of photos and negatives in chronological order. If I ever want to find a particular photo, I can easily go back and find it. I mention this because it has LONG been a source of sadness to me when I go into an antique store... More
  • facebook page ... do you have one?

    by Amnemcova | 4th of September, 2010

    Simple question - do you have a facebook page? If so, write your adress :) here' s mine here' s mine See Article
  • Excitement!

    by Thanatonautii | 24th of August, 2010

    I`m so excited today because I finally erase all my images from other sites and I applied for exclusivity here on DT ! I can`t wait for the answer, I hope is gonna be YES! Until then I`ll read some books and listen... More
  • Facebook and Twitter... and a new studio

    by Stuartkey | 17th of August, 2010

    The last two months have been completely crazy for me. I've finally decided to take the plunge and open my very own studio! It's been a long time coming, but you've got to take these decisions when you're ready to... not when someone else tells you to or even if an 'unmissable'... More
  • A lot of Dreamstime Photographers in this book

    by Retina2020 | 7th of August, 2010

    I came across this book that has a lot of dreamstime photographer's photos in it. Thought some of you may be interested to see if your name is on the photo credits. Below is my photo that they used and a link to the photo credits. link to the photo credits Cheers.... More
  • Watermark on FB

    by Mani33 | 5th of July, 2010

    Hello everyone! Just a small reminder for the photographers that use social networks like facebook to promote their work PLEASE USE WATERMARK OVER YOUR IMAGES! Even the web sized ones! You won't like to see your images used on the web with out knowing if it was stolen... More
  • 5000 sales!

    by Roberto1977 | 1st of July, 2010

    Yesterday I celebrated my 5000th sale!! When I joined here in september 2007 I had not a photos archive to upload and I didn’t know anything about vectorial graphic. I started from scratch. I learned day by day here and by myself. So, the little “moral” of the story... More
  • My e-book

    by Starblue | 21st of June, 2010

    Hi all! It has been extremly busy spring time for me. Not only I have taken many new photos outside in nature, not only I have studied my new Adobe Photoshop CS5, I have also made the last revisions of the manuscrips "Zodiac Kids". I and together with my friend from California... More
  • Drawn people

    by Mildegard | 17th of June, 2010

    For me, people are really hard to draw. I'm no professional artist, just a mere amateur. Drawing people is a great challenge for me. I often fail, seldom succeed in it. I usually notice myself trying to avoid people in new picture's composition. Possibility of failure frightens... More
  • Bad few weeks, but on the up.

    by Chunshine | 7th of May, 2010

    As some of you will know I have been recorvering from an operation and have been totaly out of the photography arena for a couple of months. Good news is I am finaly on the mend and should be able to get hold of my camera in the next few weeks, just... More
  • Create a Book Video

    by Kmnbooks1962 | 22nd of April, 2010

    Do you have a book video? Do you want to make one? Do you know where you can promote the videos once you’re done? Here’s how to do all these things. For those authors who may not know what a book video is, read on. For those who know all about them but haven’t made... More
  • Catching inspiration with a sketchbook.

    by Befehr | 20th of April, 2010

    Always one for new style or approaches to microstock content, I have found that having a sketchbook with me at all times allows me to "catch" inspiration when it hits. I can play with ideas and test theories without spending too much time behind the computer. Let's be honest,... More
  • Tale of the Taxes

    by Destinyvispro | 19th of April, 2010

    Tax season is upon us. If you're anything like the typical creative type you've been hiding behind your camera, your computer and yes, even your children avoiding the dreaded number crunch. While there are a rare few moments of clarity in my year for numbers I used to dread... More
  • Marketing your images on Social Networks

    by Fcarucci | 14th of March, 2010

    Dreamstime does a great job at representing and marketing our images. Can we help too? I'd say yes, and I'm looking at ways to drive more traffic to my profile, hoping to improve sales, while I also try to improve my technical and compositional skills. Some marketing... More
  • My favorite quotations about photography

    by Starblue | 2nd of March, 2010

    I enjoy to write down my ideas for photography and writing, as well as I like to write down various thoughts of mine, nice sentences and quotations I have read etc. A few days ago I have read throught one of my notebooks and I have found some photographic quotations.... More
  • First with model

    by Sebikus | 2nd of March, 2010

    Last week I was making picture first time with girl and made some creation with notebook. It was an exciting experience and we enjoyed both. Today they approve my first image from this series. I hope they'll approve more image from this series. My another friend want make... More
  • Question about a publisher

    by Starblue | 11th of February, 2010

    I think I have mentioned it sometimes here in DT that I have started like a writer. In my country I have written many books for teenager (romance), some astrological books and a few books for children and many, really many articles - esp. with esoteric and mystic topics.... More
  • Facebook Page for Kenney Studios

    by Kenneystudios | 27th of January, 2010

    Hey everyone, I have created a Facebook page today (finally!) where everyone can now follow my latest uploads, sales, portfolio examples, and now my personal thoughts and experiences in photography! Please feel free to add this page, follow it, post comments, and even create... More

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