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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... 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... 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... 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
  • A walk through the streets of Corfu

    by Ejecct | 17th of November, 2014

    Α walk through the streets of Corfu, in pictures !        In the way to Corfu island a foto from the ferry        The old fortress in the entrance of the port        the old fortress from another view        street... More
  • The simplicity of the design

    by Zhangle | 12th of November, 2014

    This is China shooting scenes in Yunnan. In today's prosperous city, this simple design style is to make people like, in the river and placed on a set of simple furniture, in people's vacation time to let people feel like the warmth of home. It caters to the modern mind.... More
  • Silhouettes that Sell!

    by Eric1513 | 3rd of November, 2014

    Let's face it, we are here at Dreamstime because we want to sell images. The question in our image creation, though, is what types of images sell. A quick look through my portfolio reveals that my subjects are broad and varied. I am always searching for another angle,... More
  • Shoot the wind ...

    by Irihodgson | 30th of October, 2014

        In the month of September, I decided to give photography a go. Armed with my modest fujifilm - I took random shots of my surroundings (like a tourist, lol); you need to know the limitations of your camera before you embark on a photo shoot. I quickly learnt that... More
  • Six More Up, Six Down!

    by Rayzer1 | 28th of October, 2014

    I opened my iPad this morning to find that I had six more photos approved! Looking further, I realized that six were also refused. The refusals don't bother me, because I really appreciated the feedback. I didn't really expect to get as much helpful advice from the refused... More
  • WHY NOT!?

    by Lelabaggett | 21st of October, 2014

      Finally I had some time to do what was suggested to me; I had some fun as I joined in a Pirate Festival over the weekend. I thought, " Why not!?", as pirates of all ages stumbled all along the beautiful beaches. So glad to be a part of so many wonderful people having... More
  • Taste of fall

    by Inyrdreams | 21st of October, 2014

    In half the world, fall has arrived, with its brilliant colors, crisp scents and last hurrah of the growing season. Sooooo, I have started a collection of fall photos and need images! http://www .dreamstime.com/taste-of-fall-colldet23600 Taste of fall is not a food collection,... More
  • Happy 300!

    by And19sv | 15th of October, 2014

    It's time to celebrate again! I just made the 300 step. And I leave behind a new milestone only to speed up until next one! How is the journey? Great and fun. I am starting to look more at the sales graph and read everything that get's in front of my eyes:... More
  • The Color Red (Part 2)

    by Eric1513 | 27th of September, 2014

    My very first blog on Dreamstime was about using the color red in stock photos (here). I've gone back through my portfolio and can see that some of my best selling older images have the color red in them.       I can also see a trend in many of the photos... More
  • A beautiful girl

    by Maocheng | 18th of September, 2014

    Recently, I found a beautiful beach volleyball player. Her name is Chen Chen, height 1.86 meter, weight 75KG, tall and sexy. Share with you.       See Article

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