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  • Goodbye

    by Ellenboughn | 23rd of February, 2009

    It’s been two years and one month and well over a hundred blogs written since I joined Dreamstime. But now it is time to say goodbye as I move on to finish writing a book that continues the themes of my blogs to be published by an imprint of Random House and to concentrate... More
  • Catching ZZZZZ's

    by Ellenboughn | 21st of October, 2008

    Photos of models sleeping or relaxing have a multitude of uses. How can you ensure that you include the major concepts associated with sleep in your images? Consider how the photos will be used: for vacation promos, stress-relieving activities, sleep clinics and pharmaceutical... More
  • Baby Boomlet

    by Ellenboughn | 5th of August, 2008

    In Chicago a popular European coffee and pastry shop has banned classic baby prams – the type of baby carrier that plows down the street slicing though pedestrian traffic and taking up more space than a SmartCar. I fully understood the coffee shop’s rules as I strolled... More
  • My portfolio reached 3000 images! Sharing joy with you!

    by Photozlaja | 17th of March, 2015

    I would like to share my joy with you. Today, my portfolio reached 3,000 photos. I set myself some goals on a monthly basis, and these goals are achieved, one by one.   It is a nice feeling when you're doing something in order to succeed. I hope that my work will be... More
  • I miss my Indonesia!

    by Avenikolas | 28th of February, 2015

    After one year when I was living in Bali and travelling around all archipelago I´m sitting in my flat in Brno, outside is 5°C and I´m thinking about my dear Indonesia. And I decided to write few words about photos which I love so much. My photos, to be clear. 1.... More
  • 103 accepted photos

    by Pet548 | 2nd of February, 2015

    Hello friends, Although I have no sales yet I am very happy because I reached 103 approved photos. Photography is my hobby and my passion and I have a great desire to improve my skills. Therefore feedback and suggestions are very important for me. My English is not very... More
  • A soft farewell....

    by Inyrdreams | 31st of December, 2014

    I am whispering a soft farewell here, not to dreamstime and the wonderful people on it, but to the year 2014. This year was a tough one, as I left my home in Michigan and moved in with parents to help them care for infant grandchildren. I became a licensed foster mom, relearned... More
  • My 100th sale on Dreamstime!

    by 4harmony | 31st of December, 2014

    I am very excited to reach sale #100 today! Here is my #100 sale.   Stock photography is my hobby and I really enjoy being part of this great community. I am learning so much from each of you and from the photos that do or do not get accepted. Here are my two... More
  • Inheritance

    by Wilcare | 10th of October, 2014

    Hi, my name is Wil Meijer and I live in the Netherlands. This hobby of taking pictures I inherited it from my mother. She is still into it even though she is 90 years old! I love to walk and play mahjong. Two great opportunities to take beautiful photo's. As a doula... More
  • 10 tips about shooting babies and children. Guidance from mom.

    by Aynursib | 26th of September, 2014

    As a mother of 2 small children (at present, son - 4 years, daughter - 8 months) and the photographer, it is logical that my portfolio on 90% consist of the children's photos. I will share with you my observation. 1. The easiest way – shooting children in usual... More
  • Sports shooting tips - for London Marathon and others

    by Edosaodaro | 7th of April, 2014

    Hi Guys! I am going to be shooting for a charity at the London Marathon - next week! This should no doubt be great fun but considering that I have only been on one proper sports shoot before now, I can do with all the tips and tricks you can give me! Here are the tips... More
  • Goodbye Tavi!

    by Mangroove | 6th of March, 2014

    I am so sad, with tears in my eyes writing this blog. Unfortunately our dear friend and contributor here on Dreamstime, Tavi, left this world on his way to take another perfect picture. Saturday, on another weekly photo tour, he fell off the ridge of the mountain in one... More
  • My newborn baby

    by Aynursib | 16th of February, 2014

    Recently I gave birth the baby girl. Yo! Now I have a little model, I thought. But it's colic and allergies, rashes she negated my dreams. Now I only dream about her health and I correct my diet. But still managed to photograph her sometimes. Here, the... More
  • New model in town

    by Brocko | 14th of February, 2014

    I'm glad to introduce you my new model, my daughter See Article
  • Goal at 300 photos and one more cool event!!!

    by Cousy86 | 10th of February, 2014

    Long time I was going to this goal 300 photos online, but here I am! Almost a year I didn't shoot anything and didn't take camera at all in my hands, but there was a reason…I didn't had any time or inspiration to shoot something…But I hope to come back in photography... More
  • And what about hobbies?

    by Korat_cn | 6th of February, 2014

    Love is the answer. Well, this is not just a famous song. This is really the right way to do things. Making illustrations is my passion, but not the only one. So, searching for inspiration, what about following all the things I love? And then, a series of illustrations... More
  • Me and My Photography

    by Tarasbunt | 23rd of December, 2013

    Hello my name is Taras and I live in the UK. I am currently studying photography and I am very passionate towards it. The cameras I own are, Nikon D5200 and the Canon 1000D. I am not a professional but I would love to be one day. See Article
  • My little model...

    by FabioConcetta | 21st of November, 2013

    Hello to all and to my friends. I found out I had a small but gorgeous model, my little baby. Now has 16 months of life and in photography was exploring the nature of the campaign! How many laughs we made! See Article
  • 6 years on DT and counting

    by Gmargittai | 4th of October, 2013

    I did not realize it is already six years. Six years and one month more precisely. I can't really call it a big success but it is no total failure either. Sold 1503 pictures and managed to put 840 online. There were ups and downs, moments of joy and hope followed by moments... More
  • Ruby

    by Secretnarrative | 23rd of September, 2013

    I’m not flawless; my blush of blood is easily overlooked among a cool cache of diamonds. Piercing blue picks me out, nestled, unpolished, uncut among the glittering gems. His fingers approach, select me, lift me to eye level and the metamorphosis created by his touch transforms... More

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