• Home
  • Blogs
  • Stock Photography Blog & Community Forum

Stock Photography Articles about comp & Community Forum

  • Composition: subject in center ?

    by Indianeye | 10th of March, 2011

    Every beginner in photography does one mistake which professionals don't like i.e. keeping subject in the center of the frame. He must have been bombarded of advice for not doing that mistake again by senior colleagues. Centered place in the frame is considered having... More
  • Always, Always, Always Back-Up your Stuff!

    by Jetjock | 26th of February, 2011

    Everyone seems to have a story when it comes to losing precious data from their computer and it's not just photos I've lost in the past, it's been music, bookmarks, contacts etc. . . . Let's face it, if your computer suffers a major failure there's an awful lot of stuff... More
  • Admins and Reviewers Contest - 2nd Half

    by Maigi | 7th of February, 2011

    Today, on Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at 00:00 GMT started the second half of Admins and Reviewers Contest. For today there have been 10 of 20 admins (50%) who have participated in the competition more or less. Within 6 months they have played 892 games, with total average... More
  • Invitation from another stock agency

    by Egomezta | 27th of January, 2011

    I just received an email from an international stock agency inviting me to represent my images. I was wondering if this has happened to you too, and also I'm writing this here to let DT know about this, just in the case there is something to be taken care of (I have to say... More
  • Wildlife Photography: What’s on my computer?

    by Visceralimage | 24th of January, 2011

    As a follow-up to my previous article “What’s in my camera bag”; I thought it would be beneficial for others to know my computer setup and the programs I use daily for processing my images. I have three computers; two laptops and one desktop. One laptop is an... More
  • Dreamstime has larger comp images

    by Flowerpistol | 20th of January, 2011

    I am a contributor as well as a customer. One of the benefits of using Dreamstime is the nice, large comp images they provide. It is very helpful. As a graphic designer, I frequently download comp images to see if they will work in my layout before I make a purchase.... More
  • YEH! I HIT THE 324 UPLOAD MARK!

    by Groovychick69 | 20th of January, 2011

    YEH! I HIT THE 324 UPLOAD MARK! Yes, it did take a little longer than expected but I work full time as a Graphic Designer so my job is my first priority. My goal this year is to start creating more creative images. I'm so inspired by other people's conceptual work. You can... More
  • Thoughts on exclusivity

    by Shadow69 | 17th of January, 2011

    I hear groans and complaints "Yet another one of those." It seems like every month there is a new post in the discussion board or on the blogs about the pros and cons of going exclusive. Never one to keep my big mouth zipped up, I thought I would share a few morsels of... More
  • Oh yeah - 500 sales!! :)

    by Amilevin | 9th of December, 2010

    Hi, There is a blog I wanted to write regarding a collection which I'm currently working on - but this will be in a seperate blog. I write this blog just to share a great accomplishment I achieved today. This following image was my 500 sales here in Dreamstime!!... More
  • Photo contest

    by Starblue | 8th of November, 2010

    Today I have got in an e-mail news about a Wildlife photo contest. The detaills will be announced soon, but here is a page with the winner of the last contest. I do believe that it is a great opportunity for those who photograph nature. I see many beautiful photos with the... More
  • 3rd Place

    by Cooper5022 | 8th of November, 2010

    This image came 3rd in a local KODAK photo competition. Something I am real proud of, so had to share. Thanks for looking. See Article
  • Eureka : lessons learned in reaching $1000 today.

    by Davidwatmough | 2nd of November, 2010

    This is not a boast although naturally I am pleased that today I reached earnings of $1000 and I haven't withdrawn a cent yet. I joined Dreamstime in the Spring of 2009 and it took a while to get the first image accepted. Then I believed wrongly that scenic images would sell... More
  • On using ultra-wide-angle lens

    by Nikmd | 21st of October, 2010

    Among the most difficult to use are the ultra-wideangle lens as most of you would agree on that. I love my wideangles and I am sure you love yours too. Compositions on a ultra-wide-angle lens would require one to be as close as possible to a subject and not for staying back... More
  • Competition in my portfolio... then my first level 2!

    by Trottola | 13th of October, 2010

    Since few monthes ago two images of my portfolio were suppose to reach level 2: "energy and nature" and "hand holding a cell phone". But in the last weeks something had changed suddently! My "funny numbers" (without downloads for monthes) has been downloaded 4 times!... More
  • The Power of Color and Negative Space

    by Eric1513 | 4th of October, 2010

    Nothing brings power and emotion to a photo as well as bold, saturated color. Photographers capturing photos with this type of color are praised for the mastery of their images. But just capturing bold color is not enough alone to make a powerful photo. The purpose of... More
  • Competition is strong....

    by Cristalloid | 3rd of October, 2010

    One of the competitors of DT is going to close it's doors by the end of 2010: the German Polylooks. Read more here: End of Polylooks, Part I or here: End of Polylooks, Part II The authors of the above mentioned article wrote that Polylooks, that is owned by the... More
  • Canon 50mm 1.8 II Lens - The Best Lens....

    by Junpinzon | 26th of September, 2010

    Let me start off with a disclaimer, I am not in any way endorsing Canon or any of its products. This is just my personal opinion based on my personal experience with their product, particularly the humble 50mm 1.8II lens. The Canon 50mm 1.8II is not made up of any expensive... More
  • Finally...

    by Cristalloid | 23rd of September, 2010

    ... I got 100 sales! This one made my aim complete: Thanks to the buyer! See Article
  • Compact envy ... Canon G12 is coming

    by Bevanward | 15th of September, 2010

    If there is one thing worse than not having your camera when needed, it is only having a poor quality camera. You end up with an impression of what could have been so much more.... oh the pain and torment! I look back to images from my first digital and wish that I was... More
  • Greatest competition has begun last night!

    by Thanatonautii | 15th of September, 2010

    So, yesterday night the new season of Champions League has begun! This is the greatest competition ever made by a human mind, and I hope I`m gonna watch as many games as possible! :) Last night there where some great games and some great surprises : FC Barcelona... More

Stock Photography that BLOGS!

Interact, make friends, share tips and techniques, have fun. Dreamstime wants your ideas and thoughts whether you are a photographer, designer or regular user. Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite images and photographers, post tutorials or simply exchange opinions with your with fellow dreamstimers.

Don't forget words and pictures go great together so make sure you choose some Dreamstime favorite pics to brighten your article. For inspiration, check out the hottest or the most useful blogs on the left.

Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite stock images and photographers

Create your blog

questions, meet answers

Join the discussion in the Dreamstime photography forum. Learn from, and share with, hundreds of professional stock photographers just like you!

Photography Forums