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  • Train Station

    by Cteconsulting | 1st of September, 2010

    A couple weekends ago, I went to pick up our son at the local train station. With camera in hand, I took a few shots and transferred them into illustrations. My favorite shot is this train conductor and passenger. They were talking to each other right in front of the train,... More
  • Introducing cartoon character Blinky ;-)

    by MilsiArt | 31st of August, 2010

    I've decided to turn from my 'usual' illustrations with making several cartoon characters who will help me explore various subject suited to stock imagery. Decision came up when my own imagery niche which wasn't clearly visible. I hope now that in future it will be recognizable... More
  • Definitions!

    by Mani33 | 29th of August, 2010

    I would like to draw a smile on your faces this morning as it did to me! Enjoy! :) MARRIAGE: It's an agreement wherein a man loses his bachelor degree and a woman gains her master! YAWN: The only time when some married men ever get to open their mouth!... More
  • $100 - Oh so close!

    by Flowerpistol | 26th of August, 2010

    I am only $1.39 away from my big, fat $100 check. I have been a contributor on Dreamstime for a year and a half, slowly selling my illustrations and backgrounds. My portfolio is small - 30 images, and 116 sales. As a busy mom with a full-time job, it's hard to find the time... More
  • Dreamstime, learning by the day!

    by Lx343 | 20th of August, 2010

    I used to be a below average photographer with many photo's taken in a way the average tourist would take. Full of convidence you start to create an account and look around the site, and learn that there is quite some room for improvement. After my first uploads at DT,... More
  • Video Tutorial: Painting Clouds With Corel Painter 11

    by Anatomyofrockthe | 15th of August, 2010

    Learn how to paint digital clouds using Corel Painter 11 and a drawing tablet. HD video recorded in real-time with live audio narration by Dreamstime illustrator, Aaron Rutten. Painting Clouds With Corel Painter 11 | 17:00 minutes (Created August, 2010) Watch it on... More
  • New illustrations

    by Robertosch | 13th of August, 2010

    Here are my newest uploads, I hope you'll like them: For more, please visit this link More
  • Is the free section killing the market?

    by Bobsphotography | 10th of August, 2010

    For over a year I am a contributor to DT and after that year, I did put some pictures in the free section that were not even looked at. To my surprise these images are now the best downloaded ones of my portfolio. There are more than 97.000 photographers active on DT alone.... More
  • Silly Holidays!

    by Jeniicorv8 | 3rd of August, 2010

    Today is "the" National Watermelon Day here in the US… I bet you didn’t know that. I didn’t either until I heard it in the morning news today. I don’t know what the significance is of this day to many but obviously there is for some otherwise why did August 3rd... More
  • My first illustration

    by Mythja | 3rd of August, 2010

    hi everyone. last week i tried to do my first illustration and on my surprise it turned out quite nicely. so here it is See Article
  • My first payment on DT as an illustrator

    by Facesgroup | 2nd of August, 2010

    Today I received my first $100. Hooray! Ok, it took far too long but lets see if I can get the next payment faster. My next targets are 200 images uploaded and 100 sales. Here's the image that brought me over the $100 line: It's online for 1 and a half month and has... More
  • Found one of my pics on the net

    by Cooper5022 | 29th of July, 2010

    Last night I was hunting around on the internet for more birding spots in and around Cape Town when I clicked on a site and started to read about it. But..hello!!...this pic looks familiar :-). It was one of my pics of an Africa Spoonbill which was downloaded from DT.... More
  • First Sale

    by Theblackrhino | 26th of July, 2010

    I'm very grateful to the first person to purchase one of my illustrations through Dreamstime. This particular image was inspired by the poisoning of the oceans through our demands for fossil fuels. I am so passionate about this subject that I sold my car a few years ago.... More
  • 400 + textures and patterns collection

    by Robertosch | 24th of July, 2010

    Hello everybody, Most of this drawings are vectors, so you will find additional format, and many of them they are seamless backgrounds. Enjoy! Textures and patterns More
  • Inspiration from something not so nice

    by Theblackrhino | 23rd of July, 2010

    My children came down with some nasty fevers this weekend. Not sure why. But I got the inspiration to sketch this one based on my daughter's misery! I hate to take advantage of them, but this one I could not resist! See Article
  • Experimenting

    by Theblackrhino | 21st of July, 2010

    I noticed some of the best selling illustrations have customizable labels or banners on them. I'm so new to stock illustration. So I tried taking a boring fly and make him a bit more marketable. Maybe it's good for comic relief. I'll keep dreaming and working on ideas that... More
  • Celebrating my milestone: 50th upload!

    by Trottola | 21st of July, 2010

    Today I'm cheering to my 50th upload! This is an important milestone for me: I can partecipate to montly assignments and to become an exclusive contributor! My portfolio has been built up with both illustrations and photos and I've been selling the one and the other:... More
  • Happy Milestone DT!

    by Mani33 | 16th of July, 2010

    Dreamstime has over passed the 9 million images today! Way to go DT & hope we can keep celebrating many milestones together! CONGRATULATIONS! See Article
  • How to improve your illustration skills. - Advice from a pro artist.

    by Anatomyofrockthe | 16th of July, 2010

    1. PRACTICE: My best advice for developing your digital illustration skills, is to illustrate often. I make a conscious effort to illustrate almost every day. I'm madly infatuated with being creatively productive, and that is the fuel necessary to develop talent and creativity.... More
  • What is Digital Art? Understanding the new medium

    by Anatomyofrockthe | 15th of July, 2010

    To be successful as an artist, the general public must be able to value the craftsmanship of my work. The purpose of this Q&A article is to help people who are unfamiliar with digital art, understand how to accept and appreciate this new medium. The questions are based on... More

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