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  • Ellen Boughn offering inexpensive mini-consults

    by Ellenboughn | 19th of April, 2010

    More than anything in my long career in stock photography, I have most enjoyed interactions with photographers and their work. Now that I've finished my book about microstock photography, I've decided to offer microstock photographers a relatively inexpensive consulting... More
  • User Generated Content Expo

    by Ellenboughn | 12th of February, 2009

    Microstock falls into the UGC classification but when one tries to define UGC to someone who has never heard of it, you realize that the designation doesn’t totally apply to Dreamstime. A friend in the industry who works with professional advertising photographers on assignments... More
  • Humor Sexy Cute Football Economy

    by Ellenboughn | 3rd of February, 2009

    Who won football’s Super Bowl? In my world there is more interest in what ads were more successful than news of the game itself. Which commercials resonated the most with the target audiences? Which ones garnered kudos from creatives at the top agencies? And which ones... More
  • Sexy!

    by Ellenboughn | 13th of April, 2007

    Youth and sex have forever been used to promote and sell products and services. And sexy pixs are especially important to the calendar sector that isn't dominated by kittens (the more feline type) and gardens. I'm not an expert on what is sexy; that is gender specific and... More
  • Love is not just kissing.

    by Jorgeprz | 12th of February, 2016

    Love is considered as a set of behaviors and attitudes, unconditional and selfless, manifested between people who are able to develop emotional intelligence and emotionality.   Love is also flexibility, understanding, honesty, tolerance, selflessness. Because love... More
  • Our European

    by Physi28 | 5th of February, 2016

    When you travel to exotic far-away countries for wildlife photography the countless number of species which are unknown to you are just overwhelming. Not just the species itself but in many cases even the family is a mystery because it simply doesn't exist in Europe. The... More
  • Haff Reimach, Luxembourg

    by Physi28 | 2nd of February, 2016

    When we hear the name of this tiny country what comes to our mind is basically the different ministries of the EU and the image of a rather wealthy orderly country. I found out however that there is a spot for wildlife photographers, quite unknown among the huge offer in... More
  • Lucky snapshot in time

    by Williamsphere | 29th of January, 2016

    I just reached 555 DT images online and had 2 sales today, which brought me to a total of 55 sales. Not sure how mystical that is, but I'm taking it as a good sign! I'm no where near the stratosphere (e.g., hundreds of thousands of online images) that the early contributors... More
  • 200 images online

    by Yana28 | 17th of January, 2016

    Finally more than 200 images in my portfolio! Here my last images accepted:                Waiting for sails... ) Link to my Portfolio 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
  • A Xmas of peace and love

    by Marcociannarel | 23rd of December, 2015

    I wish to everyone a Christmas of peace and much much love!       See Article
  • The most expensive prime property in the world - China Hong Kong

    by Tungtung1107 | 5th of November, 2015

    Hong Kong stands apart is the most expensive city location in the world for prime property, some 61% more expensive than its nearest rival London, new research has found. The typical prices of a prime resale apartment in Hong Kong is $4.5 million which is 45% more expensive... More
  • Newer camera but more noise

    by Gmargittai | 6th of October, 2015

    I recently upgraded my venerable Panasonic GH1 m43 camera with a newer one, the GH3 which was on sale. There is a GH4 out and also a GX8 and G7 but there are only small improvements in the field of stills. So I went for the GH3 which is supposedly a more professional camera... More
  • Travel Photography: Ketchikan, Alaska

    by Sunfire | 28th of September, 2015

    In the last article I wrote about downtown Seattle and some of its attractions. From there we boarded the cruise to our first stop, Ketchikan.   Ketchikan is a small city named after the Ketchikan Creek, which flows through the town, emptying into the Tongass Narrows... More
  • ..and finally...100 Sales

    by Marcociannarel | 23rd of September, 2015

      I've just reached this important goal for me! See Article
  • Emotions

    by Jorgeprz | 22nd of September, 2015

    We know that life is not only smiles, this is due to the different situations we face every day, there are also emotions such as anger, frustration, melancholy, nostalgia, anxiety, fear etc. which is why I decided to make a series of shots recently, here I leave a sample... More
  • Mini milestone

    by Igorsinkov | 21st of September, 2015

    In a past two months, things got changed and I decided to become full time stock photographer. I've uploaded about 80 photos for two months and I'm waiting for the first sale for a long time. I'm excited and still learning and practicing to become a successful stock photographer.... More
  • The world of walls

    by Leswrona | 18th of September, 2015

            When the Berlin Wall was torn down more than a quarter-century ago, there were still 16 border fences around the world. Today, there are 65 walls either completed or under construction according to Quebec University research.        I have... More
  • My picture was saled ! hoho~

    by Leileixcc | 18th of September, 2015

    Hello! My readers! Yesterday, I found that one of my photos was dowdloaded and I got $0.35! I was so exciting! That is the first revenue by saling my photos! I love photography very much. It really encourages me! Thank you that one who download it! And I upload several... More
  • Four years of DSLR photography and still counting...

    by Jyotiprdeka | 14th of September, 2015

    Dear Readers, I am newbie in Dreamstime. I joined around two weeks or so ago. Currently four photographs of mine had been accepted and another one is in review. I have been using a Nikon D3000 with the kit lens since December 2011. I am an amateur photographer at the moment.... More

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