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  • Illustrated poem

    by freephoton | 6th of January, 2012

    Hello all! Here is a poem from the French writer Boris Vian, that I really like and I had the pleasure to translate here and illustrate with Dreamstime pictures. It's about the simple and beautiful things life offers us to see. I hope you like it too, and it gives... More
  • Best selling illustrations and vector drawing of 2011

    by Ajv123ajv | 4th of January, 2012

      CALLING ALL GRAPHIC DESIGNERS WHO SELL IMAGES ON DREAMSTIME I want to put together a Collection of the best selling illustrations and vector drawing on Dreamstime for 2011. So please let me have your best, maximum of three image numbers and I'll add... More
  • Her first time!

    by Gheburaseye | 2nd of January, 2012

    Happy new year to you all! Finally She had her first time and it's so excitant: an image with Julia was sold! This is the image, and I think it's just the beginning ;) See Article
  • First illustrations accepted!

    by Celiaak | 2nd of January, 2012

    Great news for 2012. 2 illustrations I've been struggling with were corrected, resubmitted and just accepted! They are worksheets for kids, and although they are suitable for all children, they are aimed to develop skills for dyslexic children. There is an overall... More
  • Merry Christmas

    by Gheburaseye | 24th of December, 2011

    Wth this post I want to wish you a Merry Christmas to all of you and to all DT! Thank you for everything! I hope you can have a nice day today! Sincerely G.E. See Article
  • The image of wheel in illustration.

    by Dorvard | 15th of December, 2011

    Not so long ago has faced a problem of the image of a protector of an automobile wheel in vector graphics. It was necessary to draw a texture and further to superimpose it on 3D image. Having studied set of various of protector pictures in photos and in live, has come to... More
  • Problems with saving an eps (vector) file from inkscape

    by Debspoons | 5th of December, 2011

    Working with Inkscape: Saving a .svg file to an .eps file One way to solve a bitmap problem. If you have accidental blurs, transparencies, gradients etc and you are trying to save to an .EPS (inkscape) you will need to find them and fix it, before this will work.... More
  • 1th december 2011: The world of animation loses Shingo Araki

    by Gheburaseye | 1st of December, 2011

    Shingo Araki has died today, 1st december 2011, at the age of 72 y.o. He was the genius who turned into cartoons, many Japanese manga: Versailles no Bara, Devilman, Babil Junior and Saint Seiya (Probably The Most known)! But for me he was much more: Shingo Araki was... More
  • November was a good month!

    by Gheburaseye | 30th of November, 2011

    55 image approved 14 images sold. After five "poor" months, I end this month of november quite satisfacted by the risults I obtain in the last 30 days! I'm very happy for now, but I have to improve my work in the next months: I know I can :D Cordially G.E.... More
  • Clothing sizes - A good idea?

    by Mariaam | 26th of November, 2011

    I had the idea to draw an illustration with all clothing sizes that are available. Starting at xsmall and going to xxlarge. I draw t-shirts and then I made a colorful set of the sizes. I used strong and harmonic colours as you can see in the picture. My pic was accepted and... More
  • Make MORE money from old designs & illustrations

    by Jasnemo | 10th of November, 2011

    I'd like to share a great tip for illustrators who already sell or are considering selling artwork on Dreamstime. This idea has worked extremely well for me. And while this article is a little wordy, if you take the time to read it, I think you will find it very worth your... More
  • Hand drawn illustrations

    by Sarkao | 10th of November, 2011

    I cleaned my flat and found some my old drawings and paintings, so I tried to upload some of them.. I am not good illustrator , but I thing that I will continue in uploading my pictures :). More
  • It's not too late for Christmas!

    by Gheburaseye | 10th of November, 2011

    I'd like to show you three new christmas illustration recently approved on DT. Three different ideas of greeting card, but I sent (and I have to send) other ideas: christmas will come in more of 30 days, so there's time to create and send new image ;) Soon G.... More
  • Creating art with open source vector software

    by Zenox2d | 6th of November, 2011

  • my second image of level 2

    by Gheburaseye | 24th of October, 2011

    Few days ago, I discoevered that this image has become an image of level 2. Now I have two images of level two and it's a good thing I think :) Soon, G.E. See Article
  • First hand-drawn illustrations

    by Risto40 | 23rd of October, 2011

    Hi all, Few months ago I bought an Intuos 4 M tablet. But as I haven't have much leisure time (everyday work + need to make jpg's from RAW's which queue was very, very long), it sat all the time in a drawer. Last week I finally decided to take it out thinking, if I already... More
  • Italy: we are not that kind of people!

    by Gheburaseye | 15th of October, 2011

    I would like personally to write this post to apologize on behalf of my country for what happened today in Italy. The event organized yesterday in many states in the world, was intended to express our disagreement with the current world situation, but only in Italy it... More
  • Vector eps VS ai

    by Korat_cn | 28th of September, 2011

    With years of experience in illustration I know that today buyers love to have vector source file for their projects. So I've just submitted a pack of additional files. Before I'm used to add an ai vector additional file to my illustrations. Now I've experienced that... More
  • 150 images on line!

    by Trottola | 27th of September, 2011

    With the upload of this image I can celebrate my 150th upload! September has been a working month: 18 illustrations online! 18 images and my portfolio has grown up at 150 ;). And today I also had my 209th sale. I'm still working as much as I can to reach 200 uploads!... More
  • svg to .ai convertion

    by Guarino | 25th of September, 2011

    Hi to everyone, I have a little problem and hope that someone have the solution. I have a lot of illustration in svg format (for example this ) and I wish convert it in AI format for dreamstime. I search some freeware software for this convertion, Please,someone have this... More

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