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  • Earth Day 2009

    by Ellenboughn | 13th of May, 2008

    Earth Day ’08 is over. It’s time to get ready for next year. By all accounts 2009 will be “Earth Year” as all aspects of life are now increasingly examined for their impact on the environment. You will want to photograph iconic eco-products as well as using them... More
  • Girls Just Want to Have Fun

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of January, 2008

    Hotels in major business centers and cities empty out on weekends as do resorts in slow seasons. As a result many promote packages geared to special groups/interests in order to fill empty rooms. One of the fastest growing hotel and tour packages is for women only. Men... More
  • Top Travel Photo Spots-Part II

    by Ellenboughn | 3rd of January, 2008

    If we use the Top Travel Photo Ops destinations in Part I as examples of typical travel destinations, you can learn some specifics about what travel photos will sell. The first step, starting weeks or more in advance, is to do research. What are the best seasons to visit... More
  • The Trendspotting Trend*

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of August, 2007

    Traditional stock photo agencies are heavily vested in ‘creative research’. This is the stuff that informs expensive stock productions and drives editing guidelines. The biggest stock producers look for sociological and economic trends that will impact general image needs... More
  • 11,111 Downloads - it's not the end, is it?

    by Eyewave | 25th of August, 2014

    I usually don't car about the number of downloads - i find $ to be more interesting - but today I saw two contributor blogs here writing about their new milestones of 10,000 DLs. So I looked into my stats and noticed I was already way beyond that number. Since the actual... More
  • A Walk in the Wetlands, King's Billabong, Australia.

    by Valevvicki | 1st of August, 2014

    Last weekend was sunny and still. Quite a contrast to the weather experienced this week! What better way to spend the morning than to take a walk around the wetlands of King's Billabong. Where is that you may ask. The outskirts of Mildura, near Nichols Point on the Murray... More
  • The Zapata Wren: an extreme example for endemism

    by Physi28 | 11th of July, 2014

    The Zapata Wren (Ferminia cerverai) is not only an endemic species to the Island of Cuba but also to the Zapata Swamps nature reserve and only to a reduced part of this wetlands. It took me 3 days to get the picture as the Wren was reacting to the call but staying always... More
  • Danube Boilers - the place where peace lives

    by And19sv | 3rd of July, 2014

    If you ever need a break, if you ever need a place to run away or just want a weekend out consider a visit to The Danube Boilers.     Placed in the south-west corner of Romania, Danube Boilers are a magical place where the river carved the mountains and made a great... More
  • Consistently send photos to stock photo agencies

    by Noegrr | 1st of July, 2014

    For the purposes of sending stock photo agency is not easy. Even then we should have a fairly high self consistency. because if not, just in a matter of a few months, you will stop. We do not need to be anxious if you want to send a photo to an agent if just a hobby.... 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
  • Patagonia, a song of Ice and Fire

    by Nikitu | 12th of June, 2014

    Patagonia is a region located at the southern end of South America, shared by Argentina and Chile. The region comprises the southern section of the Andes mountains as well as the deserts, steppes and grasslands east of this southern portion of the Andes. The Colorado River... More
  • Meet the Godzilla of copyright infringement: Extended Collective Licensing

    by Achilles | 11th of June, 2014

    Sure by now you have heard about the potential risk of losing control over your images once you upload them on the Internet (on your blog, Facebook/Twitter/G+ page or even by selling them). Here's an older article here that explains how minor changes in layout can generate... More
  • Finally 1700 sales...

    by FabioConcetta | 19th of May, 2014

    Greetings to all my friends of Dreamstime, today I finally reached (and exceeded) 1700 sales about my portfolio. As always thank you all for your support and those who believe in my pictures! See Article
  • Reed Flute Caves - China

    by Nikitu | 8th of April, 2014

    This week we stay in China but move to the Guilin region to visit the Reed Flute Caves, Ludi Yan. The cave got its name from the verdant reeds growing outside it, with which people make flutes. Inside this water-eroded cave is a spectacular world of various stalactites,... More
  • Second weekend post

    by Oliena | 6th of April, 2014

    Hello everyone! I’ve got some moments for rest and while my mind felt emptiness outside of work thoughts – it begun to produce some “life philisophy” ones. I’m sure you know, what I mean. So! I’d like to share today’s thought with you: "Dream about something... More
  • Finally an upward trend

    by Mvogel | 28th of March, 2014

    After many months of decreasing sales and revenue I am finally on an upward trend. This month marks a new BME for revenue for a month and a new sales and revenue BME for a quarter. What is the secret? Putting in the work. Create, upload, rinse, and repeat. As... More
  • Cowboys in training

    by Kckendricks | 17th of March, 2014

    These young cowboys define the word adorable! Guys and gals, your hearts are about to be lassoed. See Article
  • January edition of interesting quotes

    by Matthew105 | 19th of January, 2014

    "Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind." -Bernard M. Baruch "In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on." -Robert Frost "Friendship is born at that moment when one... More
  • For new ideas for images listen to the news!

    by Davidwatmough | 15th of January, 2014

    The Scottish National Party want Scotland to be an independent country and a referendum is planned for September 2014. Why with costs of all the additional politicians, ambassadors and civil servants one wonders do they want it. Taxes will surely rise to pay for it.... More
  • I am a new one here

    by Icyspring | 23rd of December, 2013

    I am a Chinese University student. I like taking photo very much. But I am a new one here. I want to make friends with you and need your experience. If you want to share with me ,you can write on here or send a message to me , Thanks a lot. More

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