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  • Keywords that Work (Part III)

    by Ellenboughn | 4th of April, 2007

    Keywording is both a science and an art. No matter what you call it, it can be the best cure for insomnia available outside of a bottle of sleeping pills. But without relevant keywords, images will be lost in remote territories and never be found.... More
  • A Newbie's Comprehensive Guide: From Camera's to what Sells

    by Clewisleake | 12th of August, 2014

    Pictured in this article is my 700th accepted image and represents one heck of a journey, one year ago I started my adventure on Dreamstime with lofty goals and high expectations, but there was one problem I had no idea what I was doing and really had no one to ask and... More
  • How to Create Collections

    by Elianehaykal | 9th of February, 2014

    Keeping my promise to Whitestar1955 and the newbies who asked about it on my latest BLOG, here's a step-by-step explanation about Collections and how to make them :) Collections are of 2 types, private and public. As a contributor, you might want to organize your DT... More
  • How to start in stock photography

    by Dudau | 23rd of October, 2013

    If you're passionate about photography, you probably spend a lot on photo equipment and a return of that investment will come in handy. Or you may simply want to earn some extra money out of your hobby and don't really know how to do this. Stock photography may be the answer... More
  • Stockphoto 101

    by Matthiase | 13th of March, 2013

    Well taking a photo isn't hard? - Not at all. With today's technology everyone can pick up a camera and take images. A very common comment you get as a photographer - "Your camera take very good photos" - What should i answer to that, c'... More
  • Butterfly Photography

    by Robinstockphotos | 19th of February, 2013

    The very mention of butterfly photography creates an image of vivid attractive subjects fluttering in a dream garden. That happens if you are a buyer or end user of butterfly photos. What if you are a contributor? You begin to imagine heat, sitting in the sun, uncomfortable,... More
  • Straight Out of Camera

    by Goldfries | 3rd of February, 2013

    The term “Straight Out of Camera” is often being used in the photography community but it’s also a subject of debate, something that’s totally uncalled for. Straight Out of Camera (SOOC) means exactly what you understood it as. It just means the result (photo)... More
  • Recommended DSLR Camera & Lens Review Webpages

    by Kelvintt | 4th of July, 2011

    There are many websites providing DSLR camera & lens reviews out there. But, I feel that most of them are not detailed enough in their explanations. To me, I like in-depth reviews with technical details + sample results from lab test or real world shoots so that I can have... More
  • Five Tips to Increase your Microstock Sales

    by Bagiuiani | 21st of June, 2011

    1. Improve your shooting: Quality over Quantity Every time you choose a subject to shoot, you have to think that there are already lots of photos of the same subject who are in direct competition with yours. Try to make your photo as good as possible, in order to make... More
  • The Beginners Guide to Portrait Photography

    by Rinderart | 16th of June, 2011

    Just released, everything you need for the beginner. Go to www.rindersmithphotography.com See Article
  • Children photography

    by Petin | 14th of May, 2011

    Recently I reached level of 150 pictures on-line here on DT. Mostly I upload pictures of active children, in their natural children world. I really enjoy it ( I remember my happy childhood ) because it brings me some kind of calmness and joy in real life of adults, full... More
  • Opening ANOTHER but friendly blog about similars

    by Billdayone | 6th of April, 2011

    I´d like to investigate with the user community, the contributor community and the admininistrative community, the ideas / confusion that surround the concept of similars. I can only reflect on my own confusion, as a creator on concepts and images, at the ambiguity that... More
  • Shoot like the professionals.

    by BCritchley | 27th of March, 2011

    This may be obvious to some and maybe not to others so I thought I would share. I'm sure there can not be too many secrets out there on how the pro's like say Yuri Arcurs get those great looking bright corporate style images. Some of it will be the equipment used and... More
  • Teach Yourself Photography

    by Kivake | 14th of March, 2011

    Are you new to the art and science of photography? Or maybe you’re a seasoned photographer looking for your next great read. Either way you’re bound to benefit from Bryan Peterson’s Understanding Photography Field Guide (ISBN: 978-0-8174-3225-6). In this all-in-one... More
  • How to do Macro Photography

    by Arturm | 18th of October, 2010

    When we take macro photography pictures, we have three choices of optical solution: special macro lenses, intermediate rings (extension tubes) or bellows, and macro filters, which are screwed to the lens, just like a typical photographic filter. And please remember about... More
  • Published on cover of National Geographic Guide

    by Igabriela | 23rd of July, 2010

    Today I was surprised to find the Guide for Romania in German from National Geografic, with one of the cover photographs being mine. It is so hard to actually find where your work has been posted or published that I was actually quite happy to see this one. Here is... More
  • referral programe

    by Alitvfilm | 10th of June, 2010

    I am trying to activate my referral programe, but ending with errors. I try for so many time by copy and paste, but still unsuccessful. Of cos I’ll be proud if I can make it especially attached in my blogspot website, flickr, facebook, myspace, tagged, etc.My problems... More
  • Edinburgh - tip or guide?

    by Sebikus | 15th of April, 2010

    Hello, I'm going to go to Edinburgh in 13. May. Is here anybody, who could advice good tips for take photos? I don't mean mainly touristic atraction, but something else, for example what resident can know only :-) Or, if anybody wants new friends with taking photos as hobby,... More
  • Editor's Choice - Some Guidelines

    by Petarneychev | 11th of January, 2010

    So, you navigated to the homepage and saw that special tab with hand-picked impressive images and naturally began dreaming of seeing your own among them. You kept trying for a (long) while, but it just isn't happening. What is the deal with those editors, you ask yourself,... More
  • Purple Fringing Quick Fixes

    by Travismanley | 26th of June, 2009

    Just wrote a new post at my blog twcdm.blogspot.com Here is a sample of that post. Purple Fringing, AKA: Chromatic Aberrations (sounds like something you would hear on an episode of X-Files), AKA: Lens Fringing. Even with the best lenses you will occasionally find... More

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