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  • All the Pretty Faces

    by Ellenboughn | 19th of June, 2007

    When I think of portraits, I don't visualize the standard, studio shot of a family or a high school grad or even a scion of the business world. I think in stock pictures, so I see an image of a person or animal or an illustrated character that looks like he/she/it is... More
  • Not Just a Pretty Face

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of March, 2007

    Facial expressions send strong messages about what an image is trying to say...what the image is about. Unfortunately, a model's lack of expression can sometimes cause the photo to say next to nothing. One expression to avoid is the pouty-pouty runway model blank... More
  • Painting kids

    by Thorken | 21st of June, 2014

    Kids like to make new things. If they have occasion to do something new, they do it. For example painting their faces. See Article
  • First Sale

    by Davinciphotos | 22nd of February, 2014

    Well that was exciting! Hydee actually saw the sale first on her Facebook, as DT automatically posted for me. This image was my first sale on DT. I expected to be able to see some information on who purchased it, or what they plan to use it for. But, from what... More
  • $200 milestone!!!

    by Coenemeloen | 13th of February, 2014

    Found out this morning that my earning balance reached a $200 milestone with my latest sale! Thank you buyer and Dreamstime! This is great! See Article
  • Creating Referrals

    by Davinciphotos | 2nd of January, 2014

    I started a competition on my Professional Facebook site, https://www.facebook.com/TheDaVinciCamera?ref=hl. The competition was posted as an event which says: $100 Prize Create a profile at http://www.dreamstime.com/register#res6740166 Upload your photos... More
  • The power of social media - referred members

    by Alvera | 30th of October, 2013

    I want to share something from my statistics: "41 users were referred by you. 6 photographers were referred by you. 1 buyers were referred by you. 1 payment plans were purchased." This was done in the last year by using Google+, Google blog, Twitter and Facebook.... More
  • Exclusivity facebook community

    by Sasanka7 | 3rd of September, 2013

  • Microstock doesn't work!

    by Gheburaseye | 25th of June, 2013

    I bet a coffee You thought this post is a criticism about microstock and/or dreamstime! Absolutely not! This is a suggestion to promote Your portfolio. I discovered some weeks ago the hashtags and I started to use them immediately with some interesting result but I... More
  • New add to collection

    by Guernica | 22nd of June, 2013

    hello, uploaded new photos please if you find any of these subjects in your collection please please add to your collection if possible i will appreciate it be so grateful so much thank :)) Frames More
  • One new illustration per week - Computer data

    by Photosubstance | 21st of May, 2013

    Before my new images will be approved here is few old ones. What do you think about? Maybe you need a variation of one of them? Any feedback is warmly welcomed :) See Article
  • How to promote our portfolio to increase sale?

    by Henrymm | 5th of December, 2012

    Dear friends, Happy Christmas to you all (in advance :D) I have a silly question and hope you don't mind. Is there any media (like face book, twitter or blog) to promote ours portfolio ourselves to increase the sale? Will it be effective? I believe DT will do it but... More
  • Free marketing for your Christmas images and illustrations

    by Chanevy | 30th of November, 2012

    I have decided that it would be a great idea to attract some BUYERS to my stock photo page. The best way to do this is to have some AWESOME stuff available there (via a link to DT) So....put your Christmas collections together as a collection or lightbox and post a... More
  • Can this be true about Facebook? !

    by Chanevy | 26th of October, 2012

    My friend had this notice on her status, which I did put on my personal timeline. Doesn't seem like it could possibly true, but there have been so many people stealing IP that I thought it couldn't hurt. "You are hereby notified that you are strictly prohibited from... More
  • Plain Stealing

    by Elianehaykal | 26th of October, 2012

    So... I was informed yesterday by a dear friend that my husband's image is posted on Facebook: ArtPics Image It came complete with a "Wow! Please share this photo" description! It was credited to someone else, not to Georges Kyrillos. This was enough to make me... More
  • Facebook is falling down!

    by Gheburaseye | 11th of October, 2012

    Ritual question: are you able to connect to facebook? Here in Italy, facebook has disappeared from almost an hour and will not tell you what I'm reading on other sites! I did not think that such a thing would cause a similar general panic! :) ;) ;) More
  • Seeing faces everywhere

    by Georgecy | 8th of September, 2012

    There is one kind of photography that i like doing that isn't really suited for stock photography. Then again i like taking pictures, and i take pictures when i feel like it. In any case, one thing i do to make it even more fun is add small stories or thoughts to some things... More
  • New collection - Iran in all its facets

    by Ewamewa2 | 29th of August, 2012

    I invite you to contribute to my new collection Iran in all its facets! here is the link: http://www.dreamstime.com/iran-in-all-its-facets-colldet18851 See Article
  • Facebook application no longer works

    by Sindorei | 28th of June, 2012

    Hello, A couple of days ago I have noticed that my facebook connect application in my management area no longer features any active buttons, neither does it update facebook with automated messages according to my settings. It used to send out an automatic update with... More
  • Successful Defense of Copyright Violation

    by Lostarts | 8th of June, 2012

    I did a Google Image search early this past week of my ten best selling images and found several instances of them being used illegally. They were on Facebook, Blogspot and two private web sites. In the case of the private web sites, I sent a polite email notifying... More

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