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  • Catching ZZZZZ's

    by Ellenboughn | 21st of October, 2008

    Photos of models sleeping or relaxing have a multitude of uses. How can you ensure that you include the major concepts associated with sleep in your images? Consider how the photos will be used: for vacation promos, stress-relieving activities, sleep clinics and pharmaceutical... More
  • 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
  • Best Seller Tips-Illustration

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of February, 2008

    I have just reviewed some of the most popular images as selected by our users during 2007. I’ll first discuss what I learned about illustrations and then next week the lessons from the most popular themes/images captured in photographs. Some of my findings surprised me... 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 have... More
  • PEACE

    by Ellenboughn | 27th of December, 2007

    All across the world in many countries the time between Christmas and the first week of the New Year is traditionally a time of celebration and reflection. It’s a time of hope, family and travel. I’m taking the week off for the same reasons. I have a blog ready in the... 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
  • Alice in summer

    by Tangie | 25th of July, 2007

    The wings, the swing, the rabbits and the images, all seemed wonderful and magical to little Alice. She would spend days floating, swinging, watching photos and laughing. She made a resolution: never to leave ********nd. Besides, there were too many secret corridors in **... More
  • The I Hate to Keyword Guide to Keywording (part II)

    by Ellenboughn | 26th of March, 2007

    Correct Image Name, Description, Categories and Age of Models. Dreamstime offers a variety of methods to identify the important information in an image. The system provides variety and choice by offering four different means of adding information.... More
  • The Do Nots of Successful Keywords

    by Ellenboughn | 13th of March, 2007

    Over the next week or so, I'll continue a short course in keywording the Dreamstime way. I can't promise that our guide will take all the tedium out of the job but if you follow it, the time you spend in adding data to your images should improve your downloads and the process... 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 look that... More
  • Loneliness for two

    by Harakternik | 9th of February, 2016

    Continue to cat theme. Cat and cat is living in my Agriculture. is not my property of. free like the wind. is that like in cats - they are independent, and beautiful. An amazing combination.   See Article
  • Cats

    by Harakternik | 8th of February, 2016

    FOR SOME REASON deleted my previous blog. so again - the cats. Cats reminiscent women- as well mysterious, Gracia , corselet, independent, and beautiful.   See Article
  • New Years Resolutions 2016 (Part Two)

    by Angelaostafichuk | 1st of January, 2016

    Happy New Years everyone from China to Canada! New Year's Resolutions! Let’s get started. 1. Don’t be afraid to take pictures. So many of us hold back thinking that we’re not amazing, or our stuff isn’t good for others to see, but that’s silly. Practice is... More
  • Waiting 1 more acceptance for 3-digit club and new year celebration

    by Dhermendratiwari | 31st of December, 2015

    It is less than 2 month, almost 70% rejection but now 99 accepted images. Sometime some rejected with totally unrelated reasons, but I can understand that different reviewers has different mindset for acceptance. Now excited to celebrate New year and hopeful to see 100th... More
  • Wish you all a very happy new year

    by Dhermendratiwari | 29th of December, 2015

    Hope everyone is enjoying holidays with more attractive shooting site and dreamstime will definitely be filled with thousand of amazing collections. Build your new year calendar with us.                   More
  • Merry Christmas

    by Kriszwells | 24th of December, 2015

    Merry Christmas to you! Beautiful lights and beautiful images for everyone! Many filling in the following year! :)   See Article
  • 9 beautiful sales in one night

    by Adammeadows12 | 18th of December, 2015

    Today I am very exited to announce that I had 9 total sales. It seemed to me that sales had gone to a halt and that it wasn't worth waiting. The only thing you can do is upload, cross your fingers and sit back and wait.  Then suddenly I heard my account notifications... More
  • Finally hit $ 12,000 in sales!

    by Babar760 | 15th of December, 2015

    2000 uploads and $ 12,000 in sales. Let's hope the "stock" market doesn't go downhill..........Too many buyers are going to Instagram!            More
  • Seasons greetings everyone

    by Cheese365 | 14th of December, 2015

      As the festive season approaches us fast I just wanted to wish everyone here at Dreamstime a peaceful, happy and healthy Christmas :) Merry Christmas everyone.  See Article
  • Flowers - this unfathomable variety of shapes and colors

    by Kvintet | 7th of December, 2015

    Red and yellow, blue and white, purple, green, bright, pale, beautiful, pretty, colorful, elegant, charming, soft, gentle, delicate, fluffy, dense, smooth and spiny, tall, large and small, classic, vintage, falling, diamond, wire - that's not all.        &... More

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