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  • User Generated Content Expo

    by Ellenboughn | 12th of February, 2009

    Microstock falls into the UGC classification but when one tries to define UGC to someone who has never heard of it, you realize that the designation doesn’t totally apply to Dreamstime. A friend in the industry who works with professional advertising photographers on assignments... More
  • Industrial Strength

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of July, 2008

    Sixty percent of world trade is comprised of heavy industry and businesses in the engineering sector. Images of oil and gas industries, shipbuilding, power plants, mining, and others such as steel, cement and iron fabrication are required for news and editorial uses especially... More
  • Second iPhone picture accepted at DT!

    by Physi28 | 11th of July, 2014

    I just managed my second Iphone photo to be accepted at DT, it is made using the panorama panning mode of the Iphone 4S which is very easy to use and gives great results. Greetings to everybody here! http://animalsdaily.blogspot.com   See Article
  • Imagination and Originality

    by Wisconsinart | 1st of July, 2012

    Imagination and Originality As the stock industry over-saturates itself with the same types of images and concepts, it will be key to come up with new ideas in order to stand out and maximize portfolio potential. Using your imagination to produce original ideas is therefore... More
  • Tips On Infrared Photography

    by Crookid | 31st of March, 2011

    Shooting infrared with digital is much different from my early black & white/darkroom days. But, in some respects is somewhat similar, because you still have a thick filter to shoot through. So a tripod is an absolute necessity if you want good, quality (noise free) images.... More
  • Crazy (stock) world

    by Meryll | 26th of January, 2011

    Today going through web I have found a company located in my country selling (better to say reselling) Dreamstime photos and pictures including pictures of exclusive DT contributors, obviously in an agreement and cooperation with DT. What is interesting is the price for... More
  • Secrets of the Stock Industry Revealed!

    by Wisconsinart | 2nd of September, 2010

    Would you like to know some of the secrets of the stock industry that will make you stand out amongst the rest? Do you want to have a reputaion with the Reviewers? Are you looking for a certain kind of success with your images? Do you want to make a huge impact on your earnings?... More
  • Cars and image

    by Shadow69 | 8th of April, 2010

    Just as any joke playing on stereotypes, it is a fairly bad joke. But thinking about it, I realize just how closely we relate our perception of self with material possessions and how other people see us through these possessions. And nothing demonstrate this more than... More
  • Stock Image Searches Downward Trend

    by Chrissatchwell | 15th of December, 2009

    I was doing some research recently into the stock image market as I've been involved with it for a few years and I was interested to see if I could find any data to try and build up a picture of where it is going. One of the things I found out was the very clear downward... More
  • Air pollution.

    by Linqong | 3rd of March, 2008

    I went to the petrochemical industry industrial area of the suburb of Beijing last week. It made me think of this topic of the air pollution. We know the most serious kind of air pollution comes from people.Factories, power stations, and recycles exhausts pump harmful... More
  • Buy your credits at Dreamstime: Why DT is best for image buyers!

    by Notebook | 2nd of February, 2008

    Most blogs on here come from DT contributors – photographers. This blog post looks at needs of those on the other end of the creative process – consumers of photographers’ work – BUYERS. My point in a nutshell: Dreamstime is the most cost-effective agency for photo... More
  • Radiohead's latest album

    by Achilles | 6th of December, 2007

    Radiohead has launched a new album about one month ago. A controversial one, the album was recorded by the famous band on their own, without any recording label. Consequently, the album was posted on the Internet and can be downloaded by users at the price they decide.... More
  • Quiet revolution

    by Achilles | 1st of November, 2007

    Every month we break our own records. No need to bother you with this, you already know the trend. Some facts regarding our latest evolution are always welcome, so here we go: October was the best month in sales, extended licenses, payments sent to photographers, images... More
  • Dreamstime accepted as a CEPIC member

    by Achilles | 18th of October, 2007

    We have just been informed us that our application for membership in CEPIC was approved by the CEPIC Board of Directors and Dreamstime thus becomes the first member of CEPIC from the microstock community. Sylvie Fodor, CEPIC Executive Director, sent us the news today... More
  • Dreamstime becomes a General Member of PACA

    by Achilles | 6th of September, 2007

    I have just received an email from Ms. Cathy Aron, Executive Director of the Picture Archive Council (PACA). One year after the initial application, Dreamstime membership was approved by the Board to move from provisional to general membership status! Starting from today,... More
  • Dreamstime vs. Traditional photography

    by Achilles | 4th of September, 2007

    In a recent survey we have asked buyers who used traditional agencies before finding Dreamstime, specific questions regarding their experience. The questions were chosen after reading several articles written by analysts of the traditional industry such as Chris Ferrone,... More
  • Mb versus MP - when size really matters

    by Achilles | 31st of August, 2007

    The common standard of the traditional stock photography industry is the size in megabytes (MB). The value of an image in MB sounds more appealing to the customer. Nothing more tricky than that! The common standard for (educated) designers is the size in pixels (MP) that... More

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