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  • What is She Wearing?

    by Ellenboughn | 20th of February, 2007

    Wardrobe is key to a professional looking image. And the type of clothing that a model is wearing can enhance the salability of an image in more ways than one. Here is a terrific image of a teen writing on the board in her classroom. The model's top gives a clue... More
  • A Good Stock Image is an Incomplete One...

    by Ellenboughn | 17th of February, 2007

    A pioneer in the stock business once said, "A good stock photo is an incomplete photo". That doesn't make sense, does it? Shouldn't a great stock photo simply be a great photo? Sometimes, yes. But think about one of the reasons stock photos sell and the unfinished... More
  • Introduction

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    Dreamstime has asked me to write a blog to share my knowledge of the stock photo business. First a bit about me. Before I found myself in the business of editing, marketing and producing images, I was a schoolteacher. Thus the art above. I hope to both teach and learn in... More
  • Unknown form of known object.

    by Sashalend | 30th of May, 2016

    Some things (in this case - pineapple) may be presented in different shape than one we expect of them to be. For example, rather rectangular pineapples may seem wierd for someone. But being not like others doesn't always mean being worse. And more than that... More
  • Happy!

    by Korat_cn | 30th of May, 2016

        What a surprise to receive a DT email about the new assignment with my ballerinas!!! I'm proud to be the testimonial of the new assignment: unusual people in unusual situations. This image was created for another assignment, and it's exclusive on DT.... More
  • Waiting for 30 images online

    by Gauravjdp2014 | 29th of May, 2016

    Hello Dreamstimers, This is my third blog since i started contributing to Dreamstime and i have now 29 images online .My one of the image of Vector "Admission Form Layout Design" is being selected and the next i am curious of being 30 images to be online in my account.... More
  • WekMentor Says hello!

    by Elenawekmentor | 27th of May, 2016

    This is my first article, and I would like to say hello to this community! In here I will soon be posting some photos on anything related to the education world: Universities anywhere, classes that invites you to flight through the knowledge, libraries with charm in where... More
  • Flowers and plant photography

    by Andreamangoni | 27th of May, 2016

       I have heard many people say that in themicrostock world you should avoid photos of flowers and plants, because they're difficult to sell. But it's true?    well, they're not an easy subject to manage, but certainly flowers and plants... More
  • Six months on Dreamstime with 350 uploads

    by Agarwalrobin | 26th of May, 2016

    Hello Friends, I have been doing photography as a hobby and I realized that dreamstime is a best platform to highlight my photography skills. Now my next goal is to get sales with more uploads!! Sharing images from my most recent photo shoots:      ... More
  • Learning the ways of stock photography

    by Biotabby | 24th of May, 2016

    So I am new to Dreamstime I just now finally got some photos excepted. Its not much but its a start. I have yet to sale anything but I find its helping me improve as a photographer by getting feed back on the images that are rejected. To know what to look for and to be mind... More
  • Another happy goals

    by Mariayunira | 24th of May, 2016

    The journey in Dreamstime's family is trully a breathtaking. I was begin to join in January 8, 2011, but starting to upload in September 2014. I do drawing and uploading everyday. I try to make every kind of themes and concept. So now, after 20 months of happily drawing,... More
  • Three of my files are selected for assignment (success story)

    by Nitish22n | 22nd of May, 2016

    Hi Contributors, Greetings of the day! I want to share my success story with you. For the very first time I'm participated in assignment work and three of my files are selected on the go. I'm very new in this context, however its nearly one year since I'm a dreamstimer.... More
  • Modern interiors

    by Sashalend | 22nd of May, 2016

    Modern interiors are different to many "classic" or just usual versions of furniture sets in variety of shapes they use. For example, it can be some other geometric forms than rectangles. For example, it can be rectangles with rounded corners. This shape once became basic... More
  • Three selections in 3 days

    by Gauravjdp2014 | 22nd of May, 2016

    I am very happy because of my 3 Editorial Pictures Related to Magnetto Mall -Raipur are selected.I am also now 28 online uploads in my account..I am very thankful to myself to increasing my interest in Photography and make same in future.       More
  • Pictures accepted

    by Farazkhan199464 | 21st of May, 2016

    Three Of my pictures have been selected for assigment at my first attempt im beginner in stock photography ,19 pictures on my portfolio,its been a while, not a single sale im worried, should i keep making my portfolio bigger or should find the reason that why pictures are... More
  • How to tell a story with pictures?

    by Apers | 21st of May, 2016

    How do I tell the story I have in mind with my pictures in an album? Here are some of the challenges I am facing: - How to construct micro-stories that fit on one or two pages that fit in and contribute to the overall story of the complete album. - Which pictures to... More
  • Step forward

    by Mgntplus | 21st of May, 2016

    Hello everyone, After a short abstinence, during which I studied the possibilities of my equipment and learned about stock photography, I decided to make some changes and try again with a different approach. I started to turn around and look for details that in normal circumstances... More
  • Off the beaten path

    by Lightpro | 20th of May, 2016

    I've been an avid hiker since I can remember. Recording my discoveries on film (or with digital imaging) has always been one of my passions. I have found myself staying with the safe paths lately though. As I get older, climbing rocks and steep hills becomes more difficult.... More
  • Approaching this year Ramadan... concepts...

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 20th of May, 2016

    I'm not a Muslim, but I felt involved in Ramadan concept once "known its sense"... and that's why I want to spend a few words about this spiritual period of year, respecting it and opening others' eyes on it.   In this overpopulated world, where integration is the... More
  • Spotlight - Light and Magic in Bucharest

    by Andreistancu | 18th of May, 2016

    Spotlight Bucharest international light festival 2016 was the second edition of this event , which was held from 5 to 8 May in Bucharest, capital of Romania. For four evenings Victory Avenue, a major avenue in center of the city, was transformed into an exhibition full of... More

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