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  • Photography - work with what you have

    by Nikitu | 29th of January, 2010

    I was watching a make-up artist today telling people how to do the same make-up or even better with what they had at home and not buy ridiculously expensive products just to try and match his work. Sometimes people ask us, editors, if they should buy a better camera, a "... More
  • Some experience with customers

    by Elitsa | 27th of January, 2010

    Some of you are probably print or web designers as well as photographers. I am a graphic designer and I would like to share some of my (funny) experience with stock photos and customers. This was some4 years ago. The client comes and says he wants to order some printed... More
  • To crop or not ?

    by Indianeye | 19th of January, 2010

    In practical condition while shooting many times it is not possible to frame your subject as one is visualizing the shot. There may be number of reasons like the situation doesn't permit, limitation of lens zoom, the shortage of time to frame properly etc. My best advice... More
  • Completed my first year

    by Picstudio | 18th of January, 2010

    It has been almost one year since I registered my DT account. So many things happened in my life in the passed one year. I have learned a lot from DT and my whole life is changed. Here what I have achieved in my first year:- Uploaded files----- 3609 Total downloads-... More
  • How Would The Nikon D90 Compare to other DSLR's

    by Secmaster | 14th of January, 2010

    I have just purchased a Nikon D90 as a replacement for my Nikon D60 and I would be very interested it what other photographers opinions of this camera are. Here are some of the key points that swayed my decision to get the D90. The Nikon F Mount which makes the camera... More
  • Too many shots : part two

    by Kikkerdirk | 4th of January, 2010

    It really takes time to take good pictures, it only takes seconds to take a snapshot! There are a lot of considerations to take, making beautiful pictures. If you don't want to depend on a 'lucky shot', take your time, and you will notice results quickly. Everybody has... More
  • Stock or street Photography ?

    by Davulcu | 11th of December, 2009

    What I like most, is to walk on the streets of little villages or in desolated places and find who we rarely meet in our daily life. This is really very exciting. To talk to them and understand what these people do and how they live and capturing their photos makes... More
  • Estatic about Reaching 1000 sales today!!!

    by Retina2020 | 4th of December, 2009

    I joined Dreamstime October 29, 2007 thinking it would be fun to see if any of my photos are high enough quality for commercial purposes. When I sold my very first photo, I thought to myself. "Cool, I wonder if I will sell anymore." Now over 2 years later, I've finally... More
  • Essay of Landmarks Shot

    by Toneimage | 10th of November, 2009

    Pictures of Landmarks I’ve taken a lot and I noticed the most favorable & popular ones almost follow below criteria: 1.Normally the object should be quite clear & with good light or background. 2.The whole effect of the picture will look better with a balance conposition,... More
  • Cool Shots

    by Whit722 | 27th of October, 2009

    I like it when an image has a lot to say, but it really doesn't have to do much to bring about that impression. Maybe it's edgy stuff, maybe it's an old concept renewed, or a brilliant composition... it's just magnificent when you come up with something that stirs up some... More
  • My Numbers

    by Noonie | 28th of September, 2009

    Okay, I have a few minutes so I will promote myself a bit. My little concept humanoid silhouette got me to 1700 images. It's been a smidgen (look it up Maigi and Dessie) over 2 years since I made the plunge and decided to see what was up with this idea of selling photos... More
  • A quick one, need your help.

    by Creativei | 24th of September, 2009

    I have a question, I was with my photographer friend today, discussing about Operating System, He is Pro Mac & I'm Pro Windows, but I do work around 10 hours a day on my Mac, but windows is cool man.......... (what's ur fav OS) Well during our discussion we were arguing... More
  • Miss vs Miss

    by Amikphoto | 4th of August, 2009

    Let's find out who is better :) Miss Elena! or Miss Olga! I like them both but we need to choose :) See Article
  • Simple vs complex

    by Olyashevchenko | 30th of July, 2009

    As I do mostly illustrations, I'd like to share my ideas on this subject. When you think of an artwork or series, one of the issues you need to consider is the following: - How simple (or how complex) should my illustrtation be performed? The simpliest Of course,... More
  • Photocompetition!

    by Amikphoto | 29th of July, 2009

    Hello! I'm living in a small Russian city. There's a digital super market here. They sells computers, printers, etc. It pass by the name of "Positronica". They begun photocompetition "Miss Positronica". I decided to invite my photo models with whom I working and make photos... More
  • Fundamental Rules to Compose a Photo

    by G2studio | 2nd of July, 2009

    The Rules These rules allow the photographer to gradually gain the sense of composition and own the skills to produce a beautiful image. Once you’ll have a certain experience, rules can be simply considered as guide-lines and be broken too if the situation permits. This... More
  • Panoramic shots

    by Halient | 12th of June, 2009

    After looking at some of my old shots I realized that I have tons of shots that were shot with the intent of being recompiled in a panoramic. Until recently I never got a chance to put them together and just wanted to share a couple that I have posted on DT. So enjoy and... More
  • I won a competition :)

    by Frackowiak1 | 7th of June, 2009

    I just want to let you know that im so happy :)) I won a competition :) I get first prize in category "World" yeeeee !!! See it :)) Im just starting my adventure with dreamstime :) Im so exited ;) See Article
  • Electronic Props And The Wooden Laptop Computer

    by Ptoone | 14th of May, 2009

    Electronic Props And The Wooden Laptop Computer When using modern day electronics in a photo it is always important to remember not to include a brand or logo. They can be hidden, covered, cropped or photo-shoped, so they will no longer be recognized as a specific brand.... More
  • What about composition?

    by Alexhor | 11th of May, 2009

    Hi to all! Here is your amateur adviser again:) I was encouraged with fact that my last article about shooting objects on white came up on "Useful articles" section. I don't know how those lists work but I think enough of you clicked on small "useful" button :) I guess... More

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