• Home
  • Blogs
  • Stock Photography Blog & Community Forum

Stock Photography Articles about format & Community Forum

  • Composition

    by Ellenboughn | 12th of December, 2007

    There are some composition tricks that apply to stock photography specifically. As more and more image use migrates to the web, the old stock photo rule of leaving room for type is becoming less significant. It is becoming replaced with approaches that enhance an image’... More
  • Question

    by Fengai | 15th of December, 2013

    Hello! I draw illustrations cartoon. colored cartoon and black-white contour. my base image too different as the picture you like the best? 1) cartoon color. . 2) cartoon contour This is all raster illustration Drawing is my hobby I draw the... More
  • Dreamstime Is The Best

    by Cheese365 | 29th of November, 2013

    I may still be new to DT but... after trawling other similar sites I have decided DT is definitely the best! With DT you get; Help and support from members via comments. This is really useful and informative. Referrals system - just great! Easy to use site - even... More
  • Jpeg 8 or 16 bit?

    by FabioConcetta | 29th of October, 2013

    Hello to all! I ask you a very simple but very useful information, do you think you can send the Jpeg 16-bit instead of 8 bit? The quality would be much higher! Thank you for your answers! See Article
  • Question?

    by Augustinasg | 26th of October, 2013

    Hello, I have a question and I would be very grateful if you could give me advice - is it worth to submit exclude my portfolio from all third-party partnerships? See Article
  • Help for additional format...

    by FabioConcetta | 20th of October, 2013

    Hello everyone, this image that was recently accepted, was created completely in Photoshop, I tried to send the additional format in EPS, but not charged, you can tell me what is wrong? Thank you as always, greetings to all! See Article
  • Additional format

    by Angelaravaioli | 18th of October, 2012

    Hi all, I have not yet reached 1000 share photos online but I hope to do so shortly, and I just ventured to load some RAW format image hoping that might be of interest to someone. Right now they are just these: because the charging is a bit longer so the time for acceptance.... More
  • Story of Palm Oil... & Me

    by T4nkyong | 16th of October, 2012

    I used to be a wastewater engineer, visiting palm oil mills to carry out tests on their wastewater and determine if the amout of biogas/methane/greenhouse gas is sufficient for my organsiation to develop a Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project there. Things were going... More
  • Additional Format

    by Alexsleepy | 3rd of October, 2012

    Some time ago I started uploading additional format (RAW files) for the pictures I sell with dreamstime. The RAW format files brought me some income in the beginning, but the it turned out to be just a temporary thing. I was wondering how additional format file sales... More
  • What do they want?

    by Thegreekphilosopher | 12th of June, 2012

    Hello I am very new here and I have been wandering what kind of photos sell and in general get accepted. From personal experience I'd rule out sunset photos. I would love to hear your most honest opinion. (i could not upload my rejected sunset photo,damn) More
  • size matters ?

    by Egonzitter | 9th of April, 2012

    I use a sony a-700 with 12,2 megapixels at the moment.Is it an advantage to have more megapixels (bigger format / full frame) or perhaps a disadvantage if you have pictures twice as big for having better sales ? See Article
  • And why not load SVG files?

    by Gheburaseye | 11th of October, 2011

    This is a question that I think for some time. When we load an additional file, it must be modified by those who buy it. Eps files don't always allow a change that is not in order of the dimensions (with those created in gimp you can just change the size, tested on mine... More
  • My First Tiff Format Sale!

    by Pascalinaclaudiu | 23rd of July, 2011

    Hi everyone, I sold my first image in TIFF format.I was very surprised.The image sold for 11 credits or $5.74 in U.S. That is really cool. I'm so happy!!! See Article
  • Where is the license information?

    by Ozmedia | 25th of June, 2011

    I am selling my photos in several agencies and people are buying my photos. Ok... My question is where is the license information? Is it added to photo or just an agreement between seller and buyer? I've used tineye reverse image search for my pics and got some results.... More
  • question about uploading additional formats like raw

    by Egonzitter | 19th of June, 2011

    I edit my pictures in raw format and convert to jpeg before uploading to DT Is it wise to upload the Raw format too ? Do you receive extra money if they accept the Raw format too ? See Article
  • Additional format uploads and sales ?

    by Virgilxxn | 30th of April, 2011

    As you upload images to DT there is an option to upload an additional format. Would like to hear if there are a lot of photographers who upload additional format also, any sales of those? From designers/ buyers point of view, would you be looking for additional format... More
  • I found it!

    by Almaterra | 28th of March, 2011

    Today, I was looking at TV news....and then I found it! One of my photos is on this page and I am very happy. Have an excellent week! See Article
  • Flash illustrations

    by Alexhor | 2nd of November, 2010

    Although there are many tools for expressing creativity through illustration, I noticed that some people are most comfortable using Flash from Adobe Creative Suite collection. It is true that once you get used to Flash drawing tools it apears more simple then any other... More
  • Another TIF-Sale

    by Cristalloid | 18th of October, 2010

    I am happy about another TIF-sale Thanks to the buyer! See Article
  • I apologize!

    by Imaengine | 6th of October, 2010

    I need to begin this article by apologizing to whom ever DT contributor(s) I did any harm through the requests I sent for self-promoting my assignment file, asking for your vote: I apologize!! Secondly, I need to ask all of you that got my vote request these past two days... More

Stock Photography that BLOGS!

Interact, make friends, share tips and techniques, have fun. Dreamstime wants your ideas and thoughts whether you are a photographer, designer or regular user. Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite images and photographers, post tutorials or simply exchange opinions with your with fellow dreamstimers.

Don't forget words and pictures go great together so make sure you choose some Dreamstime favorite pics to brighten your article. For inspiration, check out the hottest or the most useful blogs on the left.

Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite stock images and photographers

Create your blog

questions, meet answers

Join the discussion in the Dreamstime photography forum. Learn from, and share with, hundreds of professional stock photographers just like you!

Photography Forums