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  • Things to see and do in Juneau, Alaska

    by Sunfire | 13th of November, 2015

        It was a cold morning; colder than I’ve ever experienced before. I was standing, waiting in line with a few members of my family (my parents and my brother-in-law) all of us ready, dressed for cold and with special footwear that goes over our boots to help us walk... More
  • I open the champagne, or not??

    by Photopassjonata | 12th of November, 2015

    Hello everyone, on November 22 it will be exactly a year of my adventure in Dreamstime. I'm very excited and happy that I can cooperate with you, thank you very much for that year, and I hope to open the champagne to celebrate 100 sold pictures I have at the moment 92,... More
  • Beginner trying to find path in stock industry. Please help!

    by Alemtma | 10th of November, 2015

    Hello everyone :) Two years ago I've joined Dreamstime. Unfortunately, I haven't made any sell yet. I was not very active in the past two years, but now I work every day and looking forward for some result. My portfolio counting about 5.000 images that need to be retouched.... More
  • First Level 3!

    by 2700art | 6th of November, 2015

    >  It took a little break, but I'm back to uploading pictures, hopefully somewhat more consistantly from here onwards. I just hit my first level 3 image and I'm well chuffed about that, I must admit I have always liked that Zebra shot :) Hope to get more sales more often,... More
  • Up and away, keys to success on Dreamstime.

    by Clewisleake | 3rd of November, 2015

    Been on Dreamstime a few years now and I can say there's no magic formula to selling images, in other words sales don't explode by reaching any certain approval rating or having a certain amount of images in your portfolio, I believe that the 80% approval rating sales kicker... More
  • Traveling in the Beagle Channel, Argentina

    by Kovgabor79 | 28th of October, 2015

    Let me introduce myself, my name is Gábor, a Hungarian travel photographer, married to an Italian, and living in Spain for the last 10 years. I have always been traveling a lot, but by far the biggest adventure I have ever taken on was a year and a half long backpacker trip... More
  • Hanging church in old Cairo - Sacred Destination

    by Guernica | 24th of October, 2015

    St. George's Church (Mar gergis church old Coptic Cairo ) or Hanging church in old Cairo. According to Wikipedia: Saint Virgin Mary's Coptic Orthodox Church also known as the Hanging Church (El Muallaqa) is one of the oldest churches in Egypt and the history of a church... More
  • New Model - Cowboy

    by Rhbabiak13 | 23rd of October, 2015

    I offer my clients a discount on photo shoots if they will sign a model release for me. I sure am glad this mom signed a release, because I got so many cute shots of this child. We did his formal shoot in normal clothing and then she put this cowboy hat and shirt on him... More
  • Dance On The Road

    by Tungtung1107 | 23rd of October, 2015

    A Man dancing on the road.   He Looks Enjoy & he is good at Interactive In Hong Kong. There have a Street Called - Sai Yeung Choi Street South Every Saturday , Sunday & Holiday Night. There have a lot of Busker Show at there. It's Lively Some is Singing.... More
  • Hobby Photographer

    by Machols | 21st of October, 2015

    Ever since I can remember I've been fascinated by images and creating them myself. It has been an on-again off-again relationship however. To be fully present to a moment there have been times when the camera felt like it demanded an attention that took me out of the 'picture'... More
  • Artist way

    by Helga555 | 21st of October, 2015

    Hi, I would like to introduce myself, I am a visual artist and I am working a lot with photography. I created my DT account few years ago, with my vector illustrations, then I stopped to upload, and now I wish to restart and be focused more on my photographs. I am travelling... More
  • Nearing 200 Images

    by Adammeadows12 | 17th of October, 2015

    I am very exited to say that I have reached my second goal of 200 images online on DT. About a few weeks ago I have gave illustrations a try and found it to be quite entertaining and fun. Its easy to shoot images then manipulate them into what you want your image to "say"... More
  • A great big dream come true!

    by Bratty1206 | 17th of October, 2015

    In another week, I travel to Fiji, with four girlfriend's. I won a trip there and will be staying in a beautiful home right on the waters of the South Pacific. I am so excited to be going there for the first time, taking pictures for the cover of a travel magazine, feature... More
  • A trick to gain a new model :-)

    by Veronikaouskova | 13th of October, 2015

    Anytime a friend asks me for a help, I say "YES, but you know, could you give me a favor ...? That way I have created several very cooperative models. For example this guy needed to borrow a drilling machine:   And this one was very cold at a garden party, so I had... More
  • My Next Adventure

    by Debratos | 9th of October, 2015

      I'm so excited and feel so privileged to be able to travel in my retirement. One of my goals was to "see" as much of the world as possible while my eyes were still good enough to do so. My other goal was to share all my travels with others through my photography.... More
  • Tips for a Better Fashion Photoshoot

    by Designroast | 8th of October, 2015

    Fashion photography is not for the faint of heart. It requires vision, style and hard work. Whether you are just beginning your fashion photography career or right in the middle of it, these tips will work for you! Be Confident Don’t be afraid to tell your models... More
  • Newer camera but more noise

    by Gmargittai | 6th of October, 2015

    I recently upgraded my venerable Panasonic GH1 m43 camera with a newer one, the GH3 which was on sale. There is a GH4 out and also a GX8 and G7 but there are only small improvements in the field of stills. So I went for the GH3 which is supposedly a more professional camera... More
  • New to Dreamstime

    by Info70962 | 5th of October, 2015

    Hello Dreamstime community! I would like to quickly introduce myself and of course get to know a little more about the dreamstime community! I specialize in nature photography and for my age 23 have accomplished quite a bit already getting publications with nat geo,... More
  • Journey to my first Editorial License

    by Jyotiprdeka | 30th of September, 2015

      It took up to five rejections to finally get one of my photo selected for Editorial License. Initially I was uploading macro shots, but none got selected. The reason was pretty simple. You need something special and newsworthy. Some of the rejections were the best photos... More
  • Travel Photography: Ketchikan, Alaska

    by Sunfire | 28th of September, 2015

    In the last article I wrote about downtown Seattle and some of its attractions. From there we boarded the cruise to our first stop, Ketchikan.   Ketchikan is a small city named after the Ketchikan Creek, which flows through the town, emptying into the Tongass Narrows... More

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