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  • Best sellers in 2014

    by Tangie | 11th of February, 2015

    Knowing what sells is crucial if you're looking to be a successful stock photographer. Prediction is equally useful and can be easily made by scrutinizing image consumer behavior. Here's where we can help and show you last year's best sellers. Let's watch, learn and perhaps... More
  • “Give Thanks, Give Back” Initiative, a Success!

    by Tangie | 29th of November, 2011

    The Dreamstime “Give Thanks, Give Back” initiative has come to a close, and it’s the community that deserves the biggest thanks! In total, you all contributed $3,235 that Dreamstime will match for an impressive total of $6,470. As you know, the choice of charity... More
  • Give Thanks, Give Back

    by Tangie | 11th of November, 2011

    It's the season for many things - picture-perfect snow falls and autumnal trees, holiday feasts with family and harvest festivals are the first things that come to mind, but everyone has their traditions and nostalgia for this time of year. Universally, it's a season... More
  • 2008 Best Selling Photos

    by Ellenboughn | 20th of January, 2009

    The new year is the best time to look back at last year’s successes and failures to see how to increase the former and decrease the latter in the coming year. What photos were the most successful on Dreamstime in 2008 and why? Three photos that made the top sellers... More
  • Secrets of Microstock SuperStars

    by Ellenboughn | 5th of November, 2008

    While in New York City last week for PhotoPlus Expo and the PACA (Picture Archive Council of America) International Conference, I attended a panel comprised of ‘Microstock SuperStars” moderated by PDN’s Daryl Lang. I heard some words of wisdom from the panel members... More
  • How I calm down

    by Tangie | 8th of May, 2008

    I will not ask you to cook, follow a ten-steps routine, go to an anger management course, call your psychiatrist, drink until you fall under the table and sleep, take some medicines, drink herbal tea, eat chocolate. I have never followed any of these, at least not when angry,... More
  • Modern Medicine

    by Ellenboughn | 23rd of January, 2008

    Biotech companies generate ever-promising new drugs and treatments while politicians in the US argue over the cost of health care. What to shoot to get your images used in the enormous world of health care education, promotion and advertising? Why should you care?... More
  • Doctor in the House

    by Ellenboughn | 27th of March, 2007

    With an explosion of medical advertising and health care issues often in the news in print and on the web, there is an increased demand for images of medical professionals. To produce images of doctors and nurses, it's not necessary to have access to a hospital. It'... More
  • I miss my Indonesia!

    by Avenikolas | 28th of February, 2015

    After one year when I was living in Bali and travelling around all archipelago I´m sitting in my flat in Brno, outside is 5°C and I´m thinking about my dear Indonesia. And I decided to write few words about photos which I love so much. My photos, to be clear. 1.... More
  • Diving in Lembeh Strait - Nudibranches

    by Thorken | 21st of February, 2015

    Indonesia is not just a paradise for travelers but also the paradise for divers. You can choose from many diving sites that are one of the best on World. And I think some of them are the best. If you like underwater makro photography, one of the diving sites you can choose... More
  • My life is never dull

    by Brandinharris78 | 14th of February, 2015

     There is never a dull moment with Monty...I was the first to raise my hand when it was asked who wanted to be a martyr on behalf of Monty's hygiene...I make my first mistake of putting a regular leash on him..passing by his harness many times..get him in the car..drop the... More
  • Staying The Distance!

    by Steveacer | 4th of February, 2015

    Up until photographing a recent marathon I never realised the wide range of people and animals that enter and the many helpers that make it happen. The pictures speak for themselves.                         More
  • The Look

    by Brandinharris78 | 31st of January, 2015

      When Monty, the Dane and Nikko....the ..umm...well, when they first got together Monty really did not know what to think of her...He almost looked at her like a little rat..She had no fear of him as she would constantly try to bite on his lips..his tail..his nose..he... More
  • The meeting

    by Brandinharris78 | 29th of January, 2015

       When Monty was 5 months old, we decided to get him a little friend...We went to SICSA with every intention to walk out with a lab or labordoodle....to be honest, I wanted to walk out with every dog in there but I had to be realistic...we looked and we looked..then finally... More
  • 1000 dollars

    by Perstock | 29th of January, 2015

      Yesterday I past the thousand dollar mark! Close to five hundred sold images (two left) after a bit more than two years. On conventional stock market before microstock existed this was my level for a month or so with less images on stock. For the newbees it might be... More
  • ..the report would read....

    by Brandinharris78 | 28th of January, 2015

    You are gonna notice that I blog a lot about Monty, our Great Dane..because...well....he is the only family member that we have that can eat food, off the center of our dining room table whilst standing 3 rooms away...There are many things that are funny about this 10 month... More
  • How I Get Monty to sit for his Portrait

    by Brandinharris78 | 27th of January, 2015

         I was asked, once, "how do you get your dog to sit so nicely for a picture?" It is really quite simple...I go into the house and walk over to the silverware drawer..I pull out a tablespoon size spoon...I walk over to the cabinet, where the new, unopened jar of... More
  • Spain's Atlantic Coast (Part 1 of 2)

    by Jorisvo | 26th of January, 2015

    Although less traveled than Barcelona, Madrid and the Costa's, the Atlantic Coast of Spain has much to offer. Starting from the French border, you enter the Spanish Basque Country at Hondarribia:          Bilbao, with its famous Guggenheim Museum, is the... More
  • The Labradoodle Fad

    by Brandinharris78 | 21st of January, 2015

    We all know fads can pop up anywhere or anytime...from the Atkin's diet to Tickle Me Elmo's to Pokemon Cards...nothing is exempt from them, including our furry little friends..Labradoodles, for example, are a cross between the Labrador Retriever and the Standard Poodle.... More
  • Why Buy Photographs?

    by Circed | 17th of January, 2015

         Most people know it is easy to grab a photograph from the Internet by right-clicking and downloading it to your computer. Without going to the source of the photograph and purchasing it, this practice is "stealing" it from the artist who created... More

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