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  • Spectator Sports

    by Ellenboughn | 1st of April, 2008

    As a photographer you need to be the most focused of all spectators at sporting events not only to make the best images but to keep from getting into the action yourself. To see what happens when a photographer forgets where he is, go to this video before reading on. There... More
  • Creating Referrals

    by Davinciphotos | 2nd of January, 2014

    I started a competition on my Professional Facebook site, https://www.facebook.com/TheDaVinciCamera?ref=hl. The competition was posted as an event which says: $100 Prize Create a profile at http://www.dreamstime.com/register#res6740166 Upload your photos... More
  • Reflections on a photo contest...just days after US election

    by Alamourus | 9th of November, 2012

    I've never won a photo contest--until just this week. Just days after Obama won a second term. It was an open contest put on by a local business group: you post a set of twelve pictures on Facebook and the ones with the most votes during a set period gets into a calendar... More
  • Please Vote

    by Alexpollard | 5th of September, 2012

    Being a young photographer and still in my first year of photography it would be nice to go out with a bang and win a competition this year. So i would really appreciate it if you could vote for my image called "YP_163_When Time Slows Down" How to vote: Flickr:... More
  • Best Selling Easter Bunny 2012 - Game

    by Janceluch | 23rd of March, 2012

    All of us went through a stage when we daily check the statistics and with frustration or with joy we observe how our images are bought by people around the planet. Sometimes it is a kind of stereotype, that puts you down as nothing special happens, so couple of days ago... More
  • You don't know what you have!

    by Cooper5022 | 21st of January, 2012

    Sometimes you take a shot, you kind of like the image and then it starts to get a few accolades. This image was one of 10 I entered last year in the World Photographed of the year competition. It was entered into the urban wildlife section and went on to make it to the... More
  • First level 2 !!!

    by Markosloizou | 21st of November, 2011

    After some time i managed to reach level 2:) This is the picture This picture was just a snapshot but when i saw it again at the beginning of this year in May i liked it and with the proper processing and correction it became my best selling photo. I only have 50... More
  • So glad that Canon doesn't run Dreamstime

    by Sdenness | 16th of November, 2011

    Canon has been running an annual themed photography competition in Australia and New Zealand for the last couple of years called Photo5. It's good fun, and gives you the challenge to stretch your photography in a direction you wouldn't normally go. I've entered that comp... More
  • My second assignment :-)

    by Hunor83 | 23rd of August, 2011

    Three of my pictures approved for assignment...i'm so happy :-) Thanks DT and thanks to all those who will vote my pictures! Here are the works... See Article
  • Admins and Reviewers Contest - WINNERS!!!

    by Maigi | 8th of August, 2011

    Who knows the stock market like the back of his hand? Who knows, will isolated happy smiling businessmen sell better than grunge backgrounds? Are there a huge need for beautiful wildlife shots? Or will photos of everyday items sell better? Will vectors or photo manipulations... More
  • approval assigment

    by FabioConcetta | 20th of July, 2011

    Like every day I get up and control DT, the beautiful surprise was that for the first time after many attempts, I have approved an image for the competition, we are very happy! Thanks DT for this beautiful gift and thanks to all those who will vote my picture! More
  • Don't quit your regular job just yet!

    by Babar760 | 6th of May, 2011

    Ever wonder how fast "penny" stock ( that's usually how much we get paid ) is growing? Type in any image you're looking for and see how many pages pop up. Many times over 300 and if you multiply that times the number of images on the page, that equals 9000 different images.... More
  • Twin Brothers Match: 129 to 129 Photos Online

    by Jdanne | 15th of March, 2011

    When I started with DT at January 2010 I had a very special milestone: To catch up with my twin brother! Today I got it! 129 photos online! The same number of photos online as my brother who started at January 2008. Since we are identical twins there are at least some... 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

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