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  • Haunting and haunted locations for photography

    by Tangie | 30th of October, 2013

    We're getting closer to that spooky night of the year when they say the dead walk the earth and all sort of supernatural, spine-chilling phenomena occur. Most of you will probably grab their cameras. Experienced photostockers will always try to shoot the best of the worst... More
  • Visual cooking

    by Tangie | 15th of May, 2009

    Evolving from means of sustenance to means of indulgence, food is today considered an art committed to both feed the body and please the eye. Quality food, cuisine and gourmet are recurrent words in our vocabulary while food-related images still have a wide market areal to... More
  • In with the Old

    by Ellenboughn | 14th of January, 2009

    As retirement funds belonging to a large population of aging Boomers shrink, the word “retirement” may drop out of usage. Simultaneously as this group kisses retirement goodbye, the group just below them in the population are faced with a world of constantly changing... More
  • How to photograph citrus?

    by Radoimihay | 16th of December, 2014

    First I wiped with a damp cloth citrus fruits which were to be photographed, then I used a piece of wood finished as background. We used two light sources, namely two energy saving lamps 5500K, igloo diffusion polarization filter, tripod. Then your imagination is the limit... More
  • Advice for young photographers

    by Chuanwentao | 16th of December, 2014

    BY:Michael Kramber in New York 10 June, 07 I am writing this from the Baghdad bureau of The New York Times where I am on assignment. I have received dozens of queries from photojournalists starting out in the business. I am writing this in response, partly so I can refer... More
  • Hi all

    by Gabrielcatalin26 | 13th of December, 2014

    Hi there. I'm new in the art of photography. I hope to get out what I wanted and I hope you to be happy with my pictures . even if not all are as successful as I wanted .   See Article
  • Photography of Flags

    by Mrallen | 13th of December, 2014

    PHOTOGRAPHY OF FLAGS National and regional flags are subjects that are often photographed and have many uses for designers and stock photo buyers. The trouble with trying to photograph flags as you come across them on your travel's is that you have little or... More
  • How to Sell Stock Photos

    by Dudau | 20th of November, 2014

    If you’re on Dreamstime you probably want to sell your photos, so let me give you a few suggestions on how to actually earn some money out of your images. First thing to consider when shooting stock photography is usability. Before shooting something especially for stock,... More
  • The Money Maker

    by Braininvaderz | 20th of November, 2014

    Make money from your photographs ! You can make money from your pictures, videos even from cell phones. Take photos of different kinds, places or things you do, even products you purchase.(research the laws involving permissions/rights of others, in your country in... More
  • Milestone, 100 $

    by Drobacphoto | 13th of November, 2014

    Hi! My milstone of 100 $ is here :-) 86 images online 75 sales Thank you for looking at this presentation!                       More
  • Wildlife - Take What I Can Get

    by Martynelson | 6th of November, 2014

    I like to photograph wildlife in their natural settings. But even domestic pets aren't necessarily cooperative about posing for photographs. With wild animals I must take what I can get. Sometimes that involves taking many photos to capture one good one but with digital photography... More
  • Look to the skies - Airshow Photography

    by Newsfocus1 | 5th of November, 2014

    Now that the Autumn has arrived here in the UK it marks the end of the airshow season. Don't get me wrong, I am not a plane spotter but I do enjoy visiting and photographing airshows. Probaly my childhood spent growing up under the flight path of London Gatwick Airport sparked... More
  • "Athens Faces" / A portrait of Athens through its people's portraits

    by Vasilisgermanis | 4th of November, 2014

    "Athens Faces'' is an ongoing photojournalistic project in an effort to construct a census of the city of Athens, Greece through random (and not only) people's street portraits... With this project I am presenting ordinary people of Athens and their stories, their everyday... 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
  • Israeli Fall Colors

    by Amitai | 31st of October, 2014

    It's October 31st. Today was the first heavy rains in Israel. We are still in what's considered Fall season. In a recent post I mentioned the fall a little, but it was more general overview of possible locations and what's special in each area. In this post I'd like to... 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
  • A Little Staging to Create Stock Photos

    by Martynelson | 30th of October, 2014

    I love to take Nature photographs and capture natural scenes. But admittedly, few of those beautiful flower photos get accepted as stock photos. So when I'm taking photographs specifically for stock, I do a little staging to add interest.      Purple Clematis is displayed... More
  • So well... let´s do microstock, what could possibly go wrong?

    by Konsti | 29th of October, 2014

    First things first: Hi. My Name is Konstantin (yep call me Konsti pls) and i´m 19 years old. So i did photography for a year now and wanted to go commercial since i started this thing. I love it! I´m kinda addicted to upload. Until the weekend, i think I´ll gonna... More
  • Idaho Heritage

    by Willhavenrg | 29th of October, 2014

    In January of 2012. I purchased a digital camera. I had decided that I was going to start the business that I always wanted to do: Freelance Landscape Photography. I sat out with camera in hand to the most wild place near me, Reynold's Creek in Owyhee county.  ... More
  • Just Cleared 150 Photos!

    by Geoffreygreen46 | 27th of October, 2014

    So 150 photos uploaded in the first two months. I was loosing faith and BOOM one sale for 43 cents. It may not be much however, it was a confidence booster and I feel that I may someday make traction. I started this once I realized that I had 150 gigabytes of photos, and... More

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