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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 with... 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? Each year... 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's been... More
  • Ghost

    by Wortam | 13th of May, 2016

    Do someone believe in ghosts? So we in our country have any . Castle in Dobczyce, Poland has also one. 1732 bandits wanted to rob the inn by the castle, maybe in the window, you can see one of them – killed at the time by castle guards.   See Article
  • My new Labrador pictures

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 9th of May, 2016

    Hello dog lovers on Dreamstime... Here a series of pictures taken while I am with my own dogs relaxing and training. The first picture was taken in a pet-therapy session:   I love to let my dogs being useful for people in need, so often we go to visit old people in hospices... More
  • Dobermann theme

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 5th of May, 2016

    As a pet photographer, I usually like to take significant shoots of my clients dogs. My aim is to picture the main purposes and fundamental traits of a dog breed. Today two new pics were accepted and hope they get sales soon, as they're the trademark of the true type of the... More
  • Dog photography

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 26th of April, 2016

    One of the first trouble of a dog photographer: the uncooperating model... It happens always to anyone approaching dog photography. The model seems to move continuously, doesn't pose for more than 1 or a mid second maximum and often barks or tries to lick the camera. LOL!... More
  • It’s incredible

    by Wortam | 25th of April, 2016

    April in Poland isn’t especially a month for making trips and sight-seeing a lot, because of the weather. Usually is it too cold for it. But ones is must! Chocholowska Valley about crocus blossoming time. This year were so many people there, that it was impossible to... More
  • Dolomites mountains

    by Balazovic | 25th of April, 2016

    The Dolomites (Italian: Dolomiti; Ladin: Dolomites; German: Dolomiten ; Venetian: Dołomiti Friulian; Dolomitis) are a mountain range located in northeastern Italy. They form a part of the Southern Limestone Alps and extend from the River Adige in the west to the Piave Valley... More
  • Hi Dreamstimers... please complete my collection!

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 11th of April, 2016

    Hi everyone, I managed to create a photocollection regarding my favorite breed of dogs: the Labrador Retriever. I breed these dogs in three colors since 2001 and would like to collect also here your best shots about them. Here it is my first accepted pic about my own 20... More
  • Indian street vendors

    by Agarwalrobin | 7th of April, 2016

    India's streets are bustling with small vendors who make brisk business. Take a look at vendors selling almost everything on Indian streets...                 More
  • Another milestone

    by Jennyb99 | 22nd of March, 2016

    Yippeee. I've reached my 200 today in my portfolio, so quite a milestone for me. Love belonging to Dreamstime. I joined July 2014 and decided from the start not to go for specific subjects. I photograph everything and anything that appeals when I'm out and about. Below is... More
  • Andorra: the Principality in the Pyrenees

    by Physi28 | 15th of March, 2016

    Andorra is a tiny country in the middle of the Pyrenees mountains, it has borders with France and Spain and it's landscape is a typical mountainous change of deep valleys and high peaks. This microstate ( having an area of 468 km2 (181 sq mi) and a population of approximately... More
  • Pudong Shanghai for 18 hours passing

    by Leonwang302 | 9th of March, 2016

    I took plane from Hongkong Airport to Vancouver Canada and passed by Shanghai Pudong international Airport on Feb 25th 2016.but I had to staying in Pudong airport until next day at 1pm. so I decided to take some time to visit downtown Shanghai.   I took the Cifu train... More
  • What I think about the difference of Sigma Sigma 50mm and 105mm

    by Thammarsten | 9th of March, 2016

    What I think about the difference of Sigma Sigma 50mm and 105mm macro lenses is that with Sigma EX 105 / 2,8 DG OS HSM Macro avoids the insects fly away when you do not have to go so close to the object. After that you get a little more Dof dots out of focus when shooting... More

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