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  • “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
  • Canyon de Verdon, the Verdon Gorge, France, Provence

    by Itardiusz | 23rd of July, 2014

    And so my summer vacation is over. This year I had the pleasure to visit France and the region of Provence which turned out to be as picturesque as people say. Apart from all those beautiful small towns, the place you should all see going to Provence is the Canyon de Verdon... More
  • Romanian Champion Simona Halep in semi-final at Wimbledon

    by Piconstock | 2nd of July, 2014

    Simona Halep knocked down Sabine Lisicki to advance to the semi-finals of the ladies’ singles event at Wimbledon 2014.  Congratulations to our champion Simona Halep   See Article
  • My first stock photo sales

    by Piconstock | 1st of July, 2014

    This are my first stock photo sales and i'm happy :) Valladolid Streets Mexican lasso demonstration Thank you! See Article
  • Non fiction snaps

    by Litadoolan | 2nd of June, 2014

    As a child school trips always made me buy a kodak film with 26 exposures to load into an instamatic camera and then plan each portrait well. Sometimes the exposures had been completely been used up before we had got on the bus. The power of friendships we shared as... More
  • Old monastery makes new medicine

    by Litadoolan | 1st of June, 2014

    It is fascinating to enjoy the history of plants. There is an original London Plane tree in the Botanic Garden of Oxford that gave rise to the common tree species that line many of London's roads today. By shedding it's bark continually this species is not affected... More
  • Big (and small) Ben

    by Litadoolan | 1st of June, 2014

    Walking past Houses of Parliament at night the history of all the politicians that made an impact on history hangs in the air. No matter what time of day it is a scuffle to get past the photographers stood opposite Westminster Abbey with their cameras facing Big... More
  • Delete or donate?

    by Awizard | 22nd of May, 2014

    Today I want to ask you a very interesting question: what do you do with images that were not sold for quite some time? I think many of you received a notification from DT about images that had not been sold for 4 years. This is the moment when you must make a choice: either... More
  • Mobile freedom

    by 1000wordsimages | 22nd of May, 2014

    >The mobile phone...... one of the only things that we carry all the time with us even in the bathroom. There is no excuse anymore to say that we could not take that image since mobile photos are accepted in Dreamstime. This became an discussed topic. There are people that... More
  • Backpacking adventures in Central America

    by Leswrona | 18th of May, 2014

    In early 1990's I have made a few short vacation backpacking trips to Costa Rica, my favored destination at that time. On my first trip to Costa Rica, I visited Manuel Antonio and Vulcan Arenal. On the second trip; Puerto Viejo and San Jose area. On the third trip: Nicoya... More
  • Because like so to do

    by Wxh6763 | 10th of May, 2014

    Everyone has his story about everything. For example, I like photography. Many years ago, I like it only through enjoying photos. Because no money buying camera. But however, I like it and enjoy it, never tired for it. When I have my-own camera, I treated them just... More
  • 200+ views without downloads!!

    by Nepality | 24th of April, 2014

    Hi dreamers!!..I've some photos with more than 200 views but no downloads, it means i'm doing something wrong. So I am writing this for new comers to tell them learn from my mistakes, and request pros for some tips or what's going wrong here. More
  • Southern Dongting Lake

    by Showins | 16th of April, 2014

  • My 100 approved photos

    by Exsulor | 9th of April, 2014

    Finally I reached the threshold of 100 uploaded photos. I noticed that the quality of my work has improved since last year. The number of refused photos has decreased. But amount of my sales are still low, although it has a tendency to very slow growth. Anyway it's a small... More

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