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  • Gimme a _______________

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of December, 2007

    Today I launch my first annual ‘Gimme’ column with suggestions for holiday gift giving. This is the spot for fun camera things and photo themed gifts to give and receive that won’t break the bank. There are several cameras that fall into the “I am a cheap but clever... More
  • Newbie

    by Rahmancipta2001 | 2nd of May, 2016

    hiii i'm Newbie in Dreamstime, i'm from indonesia and i just draw simple.. maybe i need help from of you in dreamstime.   this is my first picture in dreamstime thankyou See Article
  • Aren't we blessed?

    by Martingraf | 16th of April, 2016

    I remember how as a youngster I always looked what's happening on the camera market - some events burnt into my mind but at that time I wasn't able to afford them - Canon A1 with it's automatics and the fantastic L-Lenses - Minolta 7000 with its first AF-lenses - Canon EOS... More
  • Keep it handy

    by Melodyanne | 11th of April, 2016

    Your camera will take no photos while it is stored in its bag! Having your camera at an easy to reach spot is an important key to making the most of quickly passing photo opportunities. It is also wise to make sure the card is in and the battery at least somewhat charged.... More
  • Criss-cross

    by Fjarabica | 14th of March, 2016

    I can not say that I have great pictures but wherever we roam'll take the camera. Whether it's a holiday or close surroundings in these wanderings are trying to take some photos that fill my free time and became passionate about my hobbies. I fill my portfolio photos around... More
  • To manage your camera

    by Thammarsten | 9th of March, 2016

    To manage your camera and equipment is a must when you do not have time, and must be quick, as my model Vincent who usually get tired after about five minutes of shooting. In my home studio are all ready for use, so i can take pictures of a few minutes, umbrella, backround... More
  • Think twice before you upgrade your camera body!

    by Jdanne | 20th of February, 2016

    After using my lovely D700 Nikon for more than 5 years I decided to buy the new D810 body. What I didn't consider was the rest of my digital infrastructure. My computer is even older than my retired D700. In terms of our quick changing modern world: Close to stone age... More
  • Basic camera equipment for a small indoor event shoot assignment.

    by Unteroffizier | 16th of January, 2016

    If you ever wondered if you need to have plenty of high end camera gears for a small to moderate indoor event function (e.g a solemnization or small wedding) then I will like to share some in the list according to my past working experiences. (1)The camera body. A full... More
  • Lightweight, Compact Travel Photography Kit

    by Jfreestacy | 31st of December, 2015

    While researching cameras and tripods for a new lightweight, compact photography kit that I could take with me while bike touring I was pleasantly surprised at the reasonable cost of a couple excellent quality items. First I needed to replace an old Canon Rebel that started... More
  • Happy New Year 2016!

    by Mihocphoto | 31st of December, 2015

    Within few hours the new year is coming to an end. The party can begin. Were we foodies, we would think of the good food that we will serve tonight. Were we movie fans, we would think of all the new movies to be released in the new year. But we are photographers, so food... More
  • Newer camera but more noise

    by Gmargittai | 6th of October, 2015

    I recently upgraded my venerable Panasonic GH1 m43 camera with a newer one, the GH3 which was on sale. There is a GH4 out and also a GX8 and G7 but there are only small improvements in the field of stills. So I went for the GH3 which is supposedly a more professional camera... More
  • It's better to invest in camera bodies or lenses?

    by Andreamangoni | 22nd of August, 2015

    Especially among younger photographers I seem to see a buying spree of megapixels: trying the camera with the most megapixels, and it is believed that they alone can guarantee to get good photos.   Otherwise there is a search for the latest model, the camera straight... More
  • My First Sale-A Photo Taken with Smartphone

    by Aliakbar777 | 19th of August, 2015

    I use my Phone to take the Photos I Upload here.All the Images in my Portfolio so far was taken with a Smartphone,[Lumia 730]as i don't have a Camera yet :). Among those,one of the Images was Sold,and the Total Revenue started showing a figure other than $0.00 :p.   ... More
  • Why you should choose a mirrorless for your microstock activity?

    by Andreamangoni | 11th of August, 2015

    As many people, I have been skeptical of the mirrorless camera, but now I had to think again on this issue. But because today those who work in microstock photography should buy a mirrorless?     Many photographers have told me that the best camera is the one... More
  • Falling in Love with Youuuu.....

    by Msalena | 7th of August, 2015

    After 20 years I must confess: I do LOVE this City. I have been here 5 times. It happened once in every 4 years...just by chance. I have already started joking: As if to Olympic Games:) There has been said and written so much about this City, that I can hardly add something... More
  • The camera can create amazing images, even for the visually impaired

    by Debratos | 17th of June, 2015

    We all can attest to the beauty that the camera allows us to reproduce, just look over the hundreds of thousands of images you all have contributed here on Dreamstime. We can find photos of beautiful people, colorful flowers, spectacular sunsets, mouth watering food and so... 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
  • 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
  • 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 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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