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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
  • Images selected to the assignments on Dreamstime

    by Myab | 30th of April, 2016

    My "proud cook of local foods in Istanbul" was selected to the assignment "See Me Working" (Dreamstime, until 16 may 2016) :) 70129900         I use the occasion to share as well my previously selected images (&... More
  • More photos of The World

    by Rjlerich | 30th of April, 2016

    With a bit of free time from professional jobs as my next assignment, a theater ballet/dance production, my professional photography site isn't for another 3 weeks, I'm attacking a backlog of photos I've shot around the world during the past year or so. Keeps... More
  • Two Images Selected for Assignment

    by Agarwalrobin | 29th of April, 2016

    I would like to share my selected images for the current assignment        See Article
  • My illustration want to draw on facade of residential building! :)

    by Dorvard | 29th of April, 2016

    Recently I corresponded with friend blogger who asked me to give him my picture incompetition for street-art artists. I shared with him referring to Dreamstime , and received admiring reviews. The work was approved and now it adapted to be transferred to facade. The image... More
  • My new achievements

    by Pet548 | 28th of April, 2016

    Hi, First I have one photo accepted for assignment and although I sold the rights I am very proud and happy!      Secondly, I already have 713 accepted photos. And although sometimes I was disappointed and confused I do not give up. Even more this motivate me!... More
  • Trailer travels

    by Lesterphotography | 26th of April, 2016

    I recently purchased a 'Breakthrough Technology' X3 ND 10-stop filter and tested it on Monday as we had stormy weather with, clouds, rain and strong winds. I used a wired remote with a 2 second delay and a sturdy tripod with stones in a bag hung from the hook... More
  • Dog photography

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 26th of April, 2016

    One of the first trouble of a dog photographer: the uncooperating model... It happens always to anyone approaching dog photography. The model seems to move continuously, doesn't pose for more than 1 or a mid second maximum and often barks or tries to lick the camera. LOL!... More
  • Amazing Angkor Wat

    by Diego Fiore | 26th of April, 2016

    One of my dreams, since I saw a documentary about this amazing place many years ago, was to visit the ruins of Angkor Wat in Cambodia. Finally, this dream came true last month and my expectation where met completely. It is really a place where a photographer can literally... More
  • Assigments images selected

    by Zz3701 | 26th of April, 2016

    I am very happy today because I received an email which told me that two of my images for the assigement "See me working" were selected. I submitted images for assigments several times, but all of them were refused for the reason that dreamstime is looking for more elaborate,... More
  • Trailer Travels

    by Lesterphotography | 25th of April, 2016

    Since the purchase of my first Travel Trailer in October 2015 I have made 4 trips all in my home state of Arizona. This new RV lifestyle has really opened up some great opportunities for me. All the comforts of home in a compact 130SF. This is the definition of the '... More
  • 200 sales today!

    by Marieclaire66 | 25th of April, 2016

    200 sales today. I am happy to have reached my goal. Now onto my 300th sales... That magic number seemed unattainable just a few years ago. I am glad I persisted. If it was not for Dreamstime, I would not have pushed myself to learn about photography and improve my images.... More
  • "White Snake" - Kunqu Opera

    by Mengtianhan | 25th of April, 2016

    Legend of the White Snake is one of the most famous tales spreading out amongfolks in ancient China. There is a very famous traditional Chinese story that has a close connection to theDragon Boat Festival. Thus, it can be seen that The Legend of White Serpent has been... More
  • Flower of Life

    by Moravaldes | 24th of April, 2016

    From pieces of Phoenician art dating from the seventh century BC found in Cyprus and passing the Forbidden City in China, to the temple of Abydos in Egypt we can find the same and mysterious design of the famous "flower of life". certainly there is no knowledge of who was... More
  • Timelapse videos

    by Lesnivila | 23rd of April, 2016

    Martina  Hello, since some monthes we love to make timelapse Videos. In a short time, we will buy the professional Version of the Timelapse Tool and so we want to create also HD timelapse Videos. Of course, there are free Tools, but we are not very satisfied with the... More
  • First ever blog

    by Andrewtucker2311 | 23rd of April, 2016

    Hey Dreamstimers, This is my first blog post. I started Dreamstime about two years ago while I lived in the United Arab Emirates with my family. I'm a teenager who loves photography - I find it to be a hobby that de - stresses me. I wanted to make some money, and came across... More
  • I am in ...

    by Olgabugrovskaya | 23rd of April, 2016

    I'm with Dreamstime since October 2015. And just yesterday there was a significant event for me. My image "Tamer of snakes" was selected to the contest "See me working" !!!! I'm so happy I feel on top of the world!!!!   See Article
  • 245 uploads and 1st sale!

    by Agarwalrobin | 22nd of April, 2016

    Yippee!! I am really thankful to Dreamstime for giving me this platform and also to the buyer of my pic. I am very happy, i think that's good start. If you wait long enough it can really happen. Hopefully there will be many sales to come.   See Article

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