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  • Very Crafty

    by Ellenboughn | 18th of March, 2008

    The mention of a craft project no longer has to bring to mind clunky macrame window hangings or the dreaded and ugly scarf so lovingly knit by grandma. A change has come to the world of craft and with it, photo opportunities. As Rob Walker wrote in the NY Times last December,... More
  • 600th photo on Dreamstime

    by Alpiee | 4th of May, 2016

    Love to announce to catch Ilyushin 76 , rare visitor to Istanbul   See Article
  • Kaziukas Fair (Kaziuko Muge) Lithuania

    by Milllda | 21st of March, 2016

    Kaziukas Fair or Saint Casimir's Fair is a large annual folk arts and crafts fair in all Lithuania. This fair start celebrate in Vilnius in 17th century on the Sunday nearest to March 4. I vant to show some photos from Klaipeda Kaziukas Fair.         ... More
  • Surajkund International Crafts Fair in Haryana, India

    by Singhlens | 10th of February, 2016

    During the spring season, every year from February 1–15, a colorful traditional craft festival of India is held in the grounds of Surajkund, Haryana, India. This fair was first started in 1987. Traditional craftsmen (artists, painters, weavers and sculptors) from all parts... More
  • Milestone : 500 images online, mostly aviation

    by Alpiee | 21st of December, 2015

    As an aircraft spotter, proud to be share 500 images in Dreamstime... To catch aircrafts which are fast moving objects, I would like to recommend following settings on your camera; Shutter speed minimum 1/800 AF-C , auto focus servo mode IS or VR is off due to fast moving... More
  • 400+ "mostly aviation photos " by plane spotter in Istanbul

    by Alpiee | 14th of September, 2015

    Aviation is passion for me. Every day checking on flight information web pages regarding which airline and which aircraft is coming to Istanbul Ataturk Airport, which runway is use, how is the weather and light conditions and choose ideal position for spotting.    Here... More
  • Beechcraft Starship 2000 aircraft concept

    by Zenox2d | 10th of September, 2015

    I like to often to create 3d models of aircrafts,but I didn't know that there is something like this and existed for real.Also I didn'tknow that this aircraft was developed in the year 1979.It looks like it is from scifi movies,but at the end they developed only 53 aircrafts.... More
  • Craftsmanship

    by Sebastian423 | 7th of August, 2015

    Just wanted to take this opportunity to show you my dads project :) He was working on this ship for 1 year!!      I must admit i didn't believe its going to be something special when he started. I was wrong.. He used plans from internet and he made every little... More
  • Aviation Photos

    by Alpiee | 20th of July, 2015

    Hello, I'm from Istanbul, 51 , electrical engineer & aviation photographer. Love to take photos of aircrafts during take-off, landing or taxi. Almost 350 photos online and its increasings day by day. Most of my aviation photos were taken at Istanbul Ataturk Airport (ICAO... More
  • Workmanship

    by Aynursib | 15th of May, 2015

    Hands doing a lot.       Tile installing:             Sculpting:             Electronic circuit soldering:       Farming:       Cooking:       Weldering:      Engineering:    Bee keeping:    Sewing:   ... More
  • At Last! 10,000,000!

    by Steveacer | 2nd of February, 2015

    After coming close in recent years. On the 29th of December 2014 Alicante airport had its 10,000,000th passenger of the year. When in Spain instead of going to the beach everyday I spend a lot of time standing on a muddy hump near to the airport. It is worth it to see all... More
  • Royalty Free Or Editorial?

    by Steveacer | 23rd of December, 2014

    I love taking photos of passenger planes as they are usually brightly painted but the downside is that they are usually covered in logos making them only suitable for editorial sales. I know that this can restrict use for developers, so when ever I get an opportunity to make... More
  • Getting out of your comfort zone

    by BCritchley | 26th of November, 2014

        As a photographer I tend to find that my creative side seems to go up and down, some days I'm full of ideas and other days everything seems to be overdone and there's nothing new and exciting to shoot.     So around a year ago or so I saw a video on Youtube... More
  • 600 Uploads In 2 Months

    by Steveacer | 12th of November, 2014

    I have had 600 uploads accepted in just over 2 months, I have also shot all of the photos that I have uploaded in the last 2 months and have not used any that I already had taken. I have found it hard work but very rewarding, when someone takes the time to say a nice comment... More
  • Look to the skies - Airshow Photography

    by Newsfocus1 | 5th of November, 2014

    Now that the Autumn has arrived here in the UK it marks the end of the airshow season. Don't get me wrong, I am not a plane spotter but I do enjoy visiting and photographing airshows. Probaly my childhood spent growing up under the flight path of London Gatwick Airport sparked... More
  • Making artisanal candles

    by Digitalg | 12th of October, 2014

      I've been about making candles before and this is my "third chapter" on learning the art of making artisanal candles. I will not repeat the issues pointed out in the first article, so, if you have not read it yet, I suggest you do it now: Homemade candles (english at... More
  • Realistic 3d rendering with new rendering software

    by Zenox2d | 21st of June, 2014

    Since I started to learn 3d graphics 12 years ago,my aim was always to represent my ideas on more realistic way.I sell my 3d models on 3d stock markets,so I needed something fast and very realistic,to see how my final 3d model will look like. My aim was to work on freelance... More
  • Maramures story

    by Lenutaidi | 1st of August, 2013

    Hello everyone!Today I present the most beautiful part from the county of Maramures, Romania: Barsana Monastery and handicraftsman Toader Barsan. Barsana Monastery is a gift and a blessing of God for the entire nation and Romanian orthodox church martyr for Christ through... More
  • Romanian traditions - part 2

    by Razvanxr | 13th of November, 2012

    At the end of the last month (on 27th October 2012) I was asked to drive someone at a fair, 50 km away from my town. He told me the traditional craftsmen from Slatina will be there. For me, it is always a joy to meet this people. But, usually, at this fairs nothing especially... More
  • Romanian traditions

    by Razvanxr | 1st of November, 2012

    One of my favorite photographic themes is Romanian traditions. And when I say this, I mean traditional clothing, traditional crafts, traditional houses and the way the romanian peasants lived their life. One of the most remarkable facts is the romanian peasant was always... More

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