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  • The Kung Fu Master of Stock Teaches Grasshopper About the "Obvious"

    by Wisconsinart | 19th of April, 2014

    The Kung Fu Master of Stock was in his garden photographing garden tools arranged in ways to appeal for commercial purposes when Grasshopper wandered in, looking dejected and sad. Master inquired as to why the long face and the reply was Grasshopper was disappointed with... More
  • Hongjiang Ancient Commercial City

    by Showins | 18th of April, 2014

    Hongjiang Ancient Commercial City (HACC) boasts a long history and a profound embodiment. It originated from the Spring and Autumn Period in China, took shape in the prosperous Tang Dynasty, and flourished in Ming and Qing Dynasty. It is famous for the assembling... More
  • Architecture as Commercial or Editorial

    by Teeimagination | 10th of September, 2013

    Hello Community, Its been a while since I wrote a blog but I've been really busy. still keeping up with Dreamstime since I hope this to be a success. I've been learning a lot about taking different kind of pictures but unfortunately only have 2 sales... Anyway the... More
  • Every approved photo is not easy

    by Woojee | 28th of March, 2013

    I haven't into photography in the road, I saw the photography of others, always think they are easy to get, but in fact, when I seriously carry camera decided to take some good work, but found himself can't really grasp this everything, not only is the art photography,... More
  • Do editorial photos sell? And at what ratio to commercial?

    by Babar760 | 19th of December, 2012

    I have about 1200 photos on line at DT and practically all are for advertisement. But when I click on contributors portfolios, I see many editorial images. I just got back from a trip to France. Do any images of say, a prespective shot of the Arc de Triomphe with the Champs... More
  • Difficult is to sell photos

    by Yareta | 26th of March, 2012

    That is difficult to sell photos, even for us amateur photographers this is a large window to the world to show our work, we complicated the concept of commercial photography. To my capture a photo is stop time, translate into space a memory, an expression of beauty,... More
  • What was your first commercial work?

    by Dorvard | 28th of August, 2011

    What was your first commercial work which you have created? At what age you have created it. For how much you have sold it. And on what have then spent the revenue? On how much remembered my first drawing which by me have sold to the schoolmate at school for rouble there... More
  • The first time I upload vector file!!!!!

    by Lehuishi | 12th of August, 2011

    The first time I upload vector file!!!!! Commercial discount theme, welcome click! See Article
  • Look up !

    by Dgphotographic | 16th of July, 2011

    On a recent visit to London, I was heading to the river Thames to photograph some landmarks, most people are familiar with the famous views of the capital. However, walking through the commercial district I was amazed at the modern architecture, the stark mixture of concrete,... More
  • Let's Go Shopping - at the Malls!

    by Haslinda | 8th of July, 2011

    Anyone love shopping? It is the weekends, y'all. Let's have fun! Why do I have so many pictures of shopping malls? Simply an obsession with shopping. While online shopping is convenient and saves time, there is nothing like being there physically in the stores checking... More
  • 250 up but disappointing sales

    by Llareggub | 8th of June, 2011

    It was rather apt yesterday to notice the I got my 250th image up on line and it was a rather celebratury image of some strawberries and champagne :D However my motivation is taking somewhat of a knock due to the incredibly slow sales I am seeing and am not really... More
  • Editorial category photo shoot fun

    by Jianbinglee | 31st of May, 2011

    In DT there are many very professional COMMERCIAL image photographers, their works great. But I can not do, first I do not have professional equipment and the environment, as well as professional models. Second, I am more interested in the film EDITORIAL class, and more feeling.... More
  • What is wrong with my photos?

    by Silent47 | 20th of May, 2011

    What kind of photos are of commercial value?It seems that I do not know.I tried to create concepts, isolated on white pictures, people shoots, illustrations, etc.It seems that nothing goes.I need fresh ideas. Maybe there is something wrong with my portfolio and i dont realize.... More
  • Microstock can also include art ?

    by Davidwatmough | 17th of July, 2010

    Sometimes we are advised that our submissions must be market orientated but occasionally we can combine the two strands commercial and artistic. Here are two examples accepted this week. Do you agree ? See Article
  • finally reached the 100 accepted pictures on DT !!!

    by Egonzitter | 3rd of July, 2010

    finally reached the 100 accepted pictures on DT with 33 pics accepted last month !! I really hoped to reach this amount at the end of the year but it went very quickly recently. I bought a macro ring flash and a 50 mm macro 2.8 lens. really trying to find out which... More
  • Suggestions for creativity

    by Neerajarora | 14th of June, 2010

    Hi All, I had joined DT around 2 years back. Initially I had higher rejection rate and uploaded photos with a long intervals. Since last 9 months I'm concentrating on stock photography and learning new things by visiting portfolios of other photographers and... More
  • Two years

    by Austeja | 11th of June, 2010

    I think, I am here even two years! It's great. My sales isn't very good, but I got a valuable experiences about stock photos, commercial and technical quality of photos. Oh, it's good.. :) See Article
  • Morning Coffee...

    by Mani33 | 19th of February, 2010

    Some times we see so many objects around us in our day by day life, but not always we give attention to them, as the habit turned them usual! Almost all the companies now a days have a coffee machine where the gethering is almost a habit or even an obligation for drinks... More
  • Introducing my other blog!

    by Stuartkey | 13th of January, 2010

    I've had an account on Blogger for quite a while, but only recently have I got around to populating it with some actual posts. You can read my blog here! There are many free blog websites around, but I chose Blogger mainly because one of my favourite blogs uses it..... More
  • Reassessing my creativity

    by Danienel | 16th of October, 2009

    I have gone without analysing my photography and style for months on end, then just to return with massive amounts of self-conscious analysis of my influence, my style and then my way forward. Then to find myself getting drowned by a flood of assignments, where the creative... More

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