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  • Photographer Stimulus Package

    by Ellenboughn | 17th of February, 2009

    If the U.S. economic stimulus legislation works according to plan, there will be demands for images that illustrate enormous expenditures on the country’s infrastructure over the next 18 months and for years to come. In addition to building roads and bridges, the bill... More
  • Industrial Strength

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of July, 2008

    Sixty percent of world trade is comprised of heavy industry and businesses in the engineering sector. Images of oil and gas industries, shipbuilding, power plants, mining, and others such as steel, cement and iron fabrication are required for news and editorial uses especially... More
  • Are you a professional?

    by Idruzhinin | 20th of June, 2014

    Have you ever thought, are you a professional photostock photographer? Have you ever thought, who are all those guys who are earning lots of money this way? I did. And I have answers. They are relevant for me only but you can try them if they match you. Or you can find... More
  • Chinese original foundry

    by Wangyun | 26th of December, 2013

    Chinese original foundry, the old plant here, simple equipment, workers without any security measures of the operations and manufacturing with the original production. More
  • Travel Facts: What Is The Most Populous Black Nation?

    by Edosaodaro | 22nd of November, 2013

    The simple fact is: the West African Federal Republic of Nigerian - which is situated in the Sub-Saharan geographical region - just above the equator. With over 500 spoken languages, the American CIA estimating it to have over 250 ethnic groups and a United Nations population... More
  • I'll tell you a story: esclusivity of character

    by Libux77 | 22nd of September, 2013

    Six months ago I sold the rights license of an illustration featuring a woman character. I have many illustrations in my portfolio featuring that character. After one month roughly DT staff contacted me and told me that the buyer who bought the illustration above mentioned... More
  • Smoking Facts

    by Radub85 | 23rd of January, 2012

    Here are a few facts about smoking that can really make you think again before smoking another cigar: - israeli researchers discovered that besides lungs and cardiac problems the smoking can give, smoking also reduces IQ. The tests showed that people that smoke one cigarette... More
  • My first sale

    by Pergulet | 3rd of December, 2011

    I know you are there already passed, but today I was delighted to find that I have sold my first photo. A small gain, but a great satisfaction for my first week on DT. See Article
  • Having proud association with Dreamstime!

    by Gsrethees | 10th of November, 2011

    I've been with dreamstime for about a year and a half now, still, I'm quite new in stock photography. B'cause, every submission is explicitly reviewed by a high standard of technical team in dreamstime and proper advises are always given to all the contributors. This sort... More
  • Factors of affecting sales

    by Annieyek | 22nd of September, 2011

    Here are the 8 factors that I can think of: 1. Diversify of image 2. Quality of image 3. Quantity of image 4. Exclusivity of image 5. Keywording of image 6. Activeness in blogging and messaging 7. Level of image 8. Your popularity Do you agree? or you can add... More
  • Manufacturing software company seeks factory floor shots

    by Roberrific | 10th of September, 2011

    Submit original images of automated equipment making stuff indoors to A Manufacturing Process photo challenge on Lenzr on behalf of and sponsored by a manufacturing software solutions provider, will license your shots for the firm's new website. The project is pretty straightforward;... More
  • My current satisfaction...

    by Billysiew | 12th of August, 2011

    Just want to share with you.. My satisfaction is different now! At first, I was very happy and satisfy when my sales increasing .. But now, I will be more happy if my uploads increasing.. Meaning, I will be more satisfied if an image(especially assignment file) is accepted,... More
  • The World (so far) According to Verdelho

    by Verdelho | 2nd of December, 2010

    This is my first blog post but hopefully not the last. I’ve decided to progress towards exclusivity with Dreamtime. This is after experimenting with several Microstock agencies for the past few months. Why, you might ask? I really don’t want to move into the... More
  • The Art of Museums

    by Sepavo | 25th of September, 2010

    Museums offer a plethora of interesting and notable objects. I happen to live in New York City and have access to some world class museums. I often spend my leisure time perusing collections of art and artifacts while snapping as many pictures as possible. Sometimes... More
  • Satisfactory Balance!

    by Mani33 | 8th of April, 2010

    Hello everybody! I'm happy for my achievement on the assignments, even with the small portfolio I have... My first assignment participation was the e-commerce: Uploaded 2 accepted 1... 50% AR. Second Assignment Family elders and seniors:... More
  • Confused

    by Gserw | 18th of November, 2009

    When can photograph the buyer satisfied picture? When can have quite many downloading? I did not know! See Article
  • The WOW factor

    by Zenotri | 2nd of April, 2009

    What is it? To me it is an image that just totally jumps out at you. An images that touches me on some level, an image I will never forget, an image I wish I had created, an image I wish I could create. How do you create an image with the WOW factor? LOL, I wish I knew.... More
  • Has microstock improved your life?

    by Saniphoto | 1st of April, 2009

    This is just a fun question, for the sake of a positive thought about our hobby/profession. In my case yes. It has improved my life in many ways: - I have earned more money than I did before microstock - I am free from work (I consider what I do daily a complete... More
  • Recipe for a good photograph

    by Vtr | 6th of September, 2008

    Photography has always fascinated the one who get to look at it and those who enjoy taking it. A good shot a great composition and vivid appreciation is what a person expects from this art but not the least is a satisfaction of having captured the best moments of life.... More
  • How photography and dreamstime changed me

    by Hasnulf | 29th of August, 2008

    I actually have never been a serious photographer. I still don't believe I am because there are so many things to learn. The best part about learning photography to me was actually the enjoyment and satisfaction of capturing and seeing things in a new dimension.... More

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