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  • Staycation

    by Ellenboughn | 3rd of June, 2008

    The hot buzzword in travel is ‘staycation’ meaning a vacation that takes place by staying in the neighborhood or city where one lives. The word and the concept seem to pepper every other article that I read and are also popping up in ads for travel destinations close... More
  • Focus on Wolves

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of November, 2007

    I spent last Sunday afternoon listening to Jim and Jamie Dutcher speak about the six years they spent living with a pack of wolves in the Idaho wilderness. Those years have been documented in their still photography, films and books. Using photographic and scientific talent,... More
  • What to do next

    by Robertflynn | 23rd of June, 2015

    hi flolks A week or so ago i wrote that i was planning ahead for the winter months to find some "subjects" that could be done indoors at home during the miserable wet weather to keep the portfolio and uploads going. I am still working on that although i managed to get... More
  • How To Take a Lot of Pictures

    by Jackbluee | 3rd of May, 2015

    Have you asked yourself this question before? If not, I think you have not been serious in stock photography. Or, I would say, you have not played hard. A lot of professionals have written about how to improve picture qualities. I have not seen any topics about how to take... More
  • What's the best camera for start work with Microstock? (With answer)

    by Maxsp | 30th of April, 2015

      Hi Girls and Guys, here I go direct to the point, but first I want to mention that most of you had heard that you should buy an entry camera and then buying new stuffs according to need you feel necessary. FORGET IT! I had spend some years with entry cameras and I... More
  • Utopia

    by Stechouse | 24th of April, 2015

      Berlin, Germany is awash with idealism and many young people live in world wherein they dream of a better life for everyone. Görlitzer Park in Kreuzberg section of the city which has many immigrant communities, artists, hipsters, and travelers. This section of the... More
  • Next milestone, 50 online files!

    by Angelaciudad | 2nd of March, 2015

    My first photo is since 01/31/2015 online, and since that day I only think on if I´m doing it well and how can I do it better and my photos more interesting...so please, ideas, tips and recomendations are always welcome! ;) For the moment, still stays this photo as my favorite:... More
  • How to find Interesting Photography Subjects

    by Mavericdesign | 12th of February, 2015

    Sometimes it take as a long time to create and find superb subject for our photographs. Every day we pass a lot things, situations not really realizing - this is it- this is the best subject- one of millions.    Every season of year presents many unique scenes... More
  • Concepts And Metaphors

    by Sebastian423 | 20th of January, 2015

    Metaphors in photography are very exciting. I love to do a representation of a person, place, thing, or idea in a visual image. It rather comes naturally in to my mind when i see it or at the post production stage when i can focus, look and think about particular shot :)... More
  • EXCITEMENT WITH DREAMSTIME

    by Msabree88 | 20th of January, 2015

    im excited to follow in dreamstime as a contributor. just joined in last december by uploading a few photo, in a few hour later got accepted and after a few days, i just got my first download, for this below photo   im getting excited and thankful to all member that support... More
  • Christmas tree decorations

    by Oliena | 12th of December, 2014

    Did you know, that decorated Christmas tree – is probably the most magical holiday tradition ever. If you feel lack of something in your life – you MUST put the symbol of it on your tree (the symbol should be maximum realistic or even it may be the real thing, for example,... More
  • Video as a wonderful holiday gift

    by Oliena | 1st of December, 2014

    If you are looking for a great idea of unusual, unexpectable and unforgettable Christmas gift – you’ve probably found it.   The “gift video” is not a scientific term, it is just a comfortable definition of the short clip, made for some one on some special occasion.... More
  • Why should I bother with contests?

    by Inyrdreams | 12th of June, 2014

    Another contest? should I enter? should I even bother? Contests are very interesting... they are created for a lot of different reasons, the biggest most likely being that they give manufacturers a wonderful data base of names and addresses and data about you, which is worth... More
  • First Goal for 2014

    by Iheartcountryphoto | 23rd of May, 2014

    Last year, my first year with DT, I successfully uploaded 50 photos. That was a tremendous feat for me being so new to everything. This year it has been my goal to attain my 100th upload. This year I reached this goal in less than five months. It is only my first goal... More
  • Say "Hello!"

    by Yorgy67 | 25th of February, 2014

    The last winter days are going to remain behind us... The smell of Spring is already in the air... Hey, guys, do you feel it? :) Let the Spring bring new fresh ideas and much inspiration! More
  • Awakening

    by Msalena | 11th of February, 2014

    There are places in the world, where Mr Spring is already knocking on the door and everything around starts awakening from winter sleep, symbolizing new beginnings, new life, new targets. Wishing you creative Spring, fresh ideas and happy sales! :) More
  • Without Ideas for photos?

    by Maxsp | 7th of January, 2014

    LONG STORY SHORT! Okay, you have a camera, you want to make photos but you don't know what to photograph. Let's solve it now! First of all, it's not your fault and it's not because you are not creative, but because you still don't learn about it, until now! It is... More
  • Aiming for Romance eBook Covers

    by Aromancewriter | 23rd of November, 2013

    Ten years ago, the ebook market was just seeing the dawn of a new era. It's when I started to write novels and I geared toward the digital industry. So did the photostock market for book covers. In the romance industry everything is about the couple on the cover. There'... More
  • How Do Beginners - Like me - Get Models?

    by Edosaodaro | 9th of October, 2013

    Hi Guys! I decided to write this as I imagine I am not the only one to ever have had this dilemma. A lot of people have great shooting ideas but just don't know how to approach the tricky subject - of models and, of course, associated releases - required to implement such... More
  • Test blog - a better idea?

    by Blend | 6th of September, 2013

    Wouldn't it be nice to be able to use this image blog feature on other sites with a link back to Dreamstime and credits adding to your referral account? See Article

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