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  • The Software Dilema

    by Seawatch1 | 8th of June, 2015

    You've worked hard and saved your money to the best of your ability. You have a nice camera and good lenses. But before you upload them to Dreamstime or even show them to your friends, you want to make some small corrections for color, contrast, cropping etc. But photo software... More
  • Himachal - Pretty Hill State in North India - Land of Gods

    by Singhlens | 5th of June, 2015

    Well Himachal I do not think needs any introduction, it is magnificent hill state in Northern Region of India, whole of the state is full of natural beauty, pretty hills, mountains, rivers. I belong to Himachal and it feels great to put pictures of places where I spent... More
  • Indonesian nature

    by Avenikolas | 31st of May, 2015

    Just a few pictures from my favorite country...   This is one of the best beaches in Bali... Just my opinion. We call it "secred beach" and there is not so many people who knows about this place. And this ship wreck is also interesting. What do you think? :)   Hm,... More
  • Happy to complete another Milestone!

    by Ujjaldey | 31st of May, 2015

    Never thought I would get interest in stock photography and now I completed my 2nd Milestone of 50 online images! The quick sales did the 1st trick and then browsing some of your portfolios (with whom my interest matches) created a huge fascination within me to continue.... More
  • Photography is a physical work

    by Wxh6763 | 30th of May, 2015

    Photography is a physical work. Yes, I think so. A good and successful photographer must have a healthy body except a set of advanced photographic equipment and mature photography skills. I often go out to photography with a group of friends every year. Sometimes to the... More
  • G7 Summit in Bavaria, Germany

    by Hel080808 | 25th of May, 2015

    The heads of state and government of the USA, Canada, the UK, France, Italy, Japan and Germany will hold their G7 Summit on 7. and 8. June. This time the Summit is located in the attractive scenery of the Wetterstein mountains in Upper Bavaria which provide a beautiful backdrop... More
  • New Camera New Capabilities New Motivation!

    by Sebastian423 | 23rd of May, 2015

    After 10 months with my first digital camera Lumix FZ200 I've reached the point where i am not satisfy with it's technical capabilities anymore. Any photos above ISO 200 contain a lot of noise which is limiting me to a tripod or good light conditions :) Before joining DT... More
  • Schloss Hohenschwangau

    by Xyaw | 23rd of May, 2015

    As everyone knows, "Schloss Hohenschwangau" is in Germany. I like the photo because the full view of the castle. I take the photo in the morning last winter.   See Article
  • First Sale

    by Pamjreynolds | 19th of May, 2015

    Hello Folks, First of all I want to thank the mystery buyer of one my images, marking my first sale on Dreamstime. Hopefully it will now lead to further sales. The excitement of having images accepted on DT in the first place is just fantastic, especially after having... More
  • Selling in stead of buying

    by Kitneyi | 19th of May, 2015

    I have always come to Dreamstime to look for images to use in design work, and always admired the work of the people selling their images. I have been fascinated by photography and media work. Eventually I got a camera and decided to also contribute to the world of stock... More
  • First Two Photos Approved-Yeah

    by Annacartiga | 15th of May, 2015

        Of course these are cropped to fit in this message, lol You can see the full versions under my username. These were taken with a ZTE Zmax at 8MP in broad daylight with very little editing. Working on getting a new digital camera, but love my fujifilm... More
  • PROFESSIONAL CAREER IN PHOTOGRAPHY. JUST A FEW STEPS

    by Cathconvey | 13th of May, 2015

    Recently I’ve been reading several articles on how famous photographers built their professional careers. I discovered that actually many people took a few very similar steps on their way up to the top. Step one – shooting celebrities (not Hollywood stars Like... More
  • Photos That Bring Back Memories

    by Steveacer | 8th of May, 2015

    The other day I saw some old classic cars that brought back some good memories for me.   The car in the background is an Austin 1100 and was the first car that I ever drove.   The Ford Escort MK1 was the car that I passed my test in at 17.   My families... More
  • What's the best camera for start work with Microstock? (With answer)

    by Maxsp | 30th of April, 2015

      Hi Girls and Guys, here I go direct to the point, but first I want to mention that most of you had heard that you should buy an entry camera and then buying new stuffs according to need you feel necessary. FORGET IT! I had spend some years with entry cameras and I... More
  • How to correct Converging Verticals

    by Mrallen | 30th of April, 2015

    How to correct Converging Verticals. I'm sure many of you already know about the following technique, but judging by the number of uncorrected images in the Dreamstime files, I think it may be worth sharing this technique here. If you angle your lens up or down... More
  • Protective parent

    by Racoonone | 16th of April, 2015

      Doing a study on eider ducks I came across this aggressive Oystercatcher determined to drive me away from its nest, the exact location of which I could not identify. It amazed me as this relatively small bird continued to display aggressively despite its size. The power... More
  • Celebrating 2000 pictures online

    by Bennymarty | 30th of March, 2015

    Let me share with you my new milestone of over 2,000 photos online in 11 months of my membership to the community of DT. I am a contributor exclusive; therefore I have not brought my portfolio from another site but I made them one by one, each of the 2,000 pictures present... More
  • You are solely responsible for your success!

    by Photozlaja | 25th of March, 2015

    If you already have an approved portfolio with photographs that means that you are qualified and that the quality of your photos are satisfying. Is it worth it to just sit and wait for it to happen all by itself? I do not think so.   Always and at every step you make... More
  • Partial Solar Eclipse

    by Brocko | 24th of March, 2015

    On 20th March i ran out from work for shooting the solar eclipse. Boss i'll be back in 2 hours. But, i have a little problem, i don't have a ND filter, I searched on google "How to shoot a Solar Eclipse, or something like that" and i find out i can use a floppy disk. Lucky... More
  • How to see many shots have your camera with Photoshop...

    by FabioConcetta | 22nd of March, 2015

    Hi everyone, in this very short but useful tutorial, you can see how many shots you have made with your camera. Let's start: Open Photoshop and load the last image you shot or still one of the latest. Now go to File> infofile. From the menu"Description" you have to go with... More

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