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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
  • The gift of new life

    by Jaap2861 | 9th of December, 2014

    December is the month of celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ. The Bible reads in Luke 2:6 and 7: While they (Joseph and Mary) were there (Bethlehem), the time came for the baby to be born, and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed... 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
  • It's a Boy Shouts the RCMP Officer

    by Sml | 23rd of July, 2013

    Not sure how many hours Kate was in labour but I sat for 5 and half hours on the sidewalk awaiting her arrival on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Canada Day. Thank heavens it was a beautiful day with no humidity and not a cloud in the sky. I got there at 6:30 a.m. scouted... More
  • Assignment image in last seconds :)

    by Mythja | 5th of March, 2013

    this was the fastest review of my image on DT. it was reviewed within an hour. and now i see assignment is closed. thanks DT. here is the image. See Article
  • Four photos approved in this assignment!

    by Alvera | 5th of March, 2013

    Everybody listen: your Dorian King, Alvera, is very pleased. Four photos approved in current Dreamstime assignment. An engine mechanic, a beautiful gardening woman, grandma cooking a fish and a boy reading a horror book. Link here: http://www.dreamstime.com/hobbies_winners-... More
  • I got in this month's assignment contest!

    by Inyrdreams | 21st of February, 2013

    I was very happy to see One of my images made it into this months assignment contest. I spent hours looking over all the hundreds of hobby editorial photos I had done.. civil war reenactment, model trains, volunteer.. there are so many many hobbies out there- but I find I... More

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