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  • You Say 'Macro'. I Say Maybe...

    by Ellenboughn | 17th of June, 2008

    What ever you call it, macro photography (taken with a macro lens or a micro lens as one manufacturer calls their macro lens) is NOT simply a close-up image. What’s the difference between "close-ups", "macros", and "micrographs"... More
  • Macro Photography: A bright new world

    by Clewisleake | 21st of August, 2014

    I've been doing photography steady on Dreamstime for about a year now Not knowing what to expect I snapped the lens on my camera and headed out into the woods seeking bugs, frogs, flowers and anything else that eluded my daily walk around a 28-105 lens. After an interesting... More
  • Small insect is beauty animal

    by 220volt | 28th of April, 2014

    > Small insect is beauty animal. In spring, blooming flower and small animal. Flower is plant, insect is moving flower. See Article
  • My artificial island made for insect macro shoots

    by Alvera | 9th of September, 2013

    I made this micro-island from plastic, sand, rocks and seashells and I put on it various insects. A photo studio for these tiny "models". Is very comfortable to shoot on this island, I can rotate it for good angle. This video show the moment when I put a can full of... More
  • Check out my talented friend !

    by Matthiase | 22nd of August, 2013

    Have a look at my friend's images, he has just gotten in to the stock business, give him some support. He is a master of macro i think, I really enjoy to see what he's uploading. And I'm very excited yet to see he's first sale =). Mackan88 More
  • Exotic Insects

    by Dhaggett | 1st of April, 2013

    Having moved to Malaysia a few months ago I now have access to a wealth of fantastic and exotic insects. I have created a Facebook page called Exotic Insects so that others can enjoy the remarkable bugs that we share the planet with. Some of those photos will shortly... More
  • Cool compound eyes,movie star?

    by Danchayuan | 31st of December, 2012

    Cool compound eyes, the movie star?A cheap device's toss,try to do better! Happy new year everybody!!! See Article
  • A Collection of a Few of My Favourite Things.. Tasty Markets & Insects

    by Dash76 | 13th of October, 2012

    I have often looked at people making collections and wondered if there was any merit in it so, I have decided to make my own. The big question has been what the collection should be about so I looked at my photos to see if I had favourite, sub-conscious DT subject. It turns... More
  • Macro world in your own garden

    by Risto40 | 21st of June, 2012

    Weekends at cottage offers a good change for taking photographs of nature and this spring I took a bit closer look in what is going on in my garden. I have one extreme macro lens which, due to its limitations, most of the time of a year collects dust in a drawer. The... More
  • Extreme Macro

    by Radub85 | 8th of May, 2012

    Hello, i haven't posted for a while and i wanted to share with you my new photos made with a reversed 55mm lens on extension tubes. I will try to go even closer with a reversed 28mm lens, as you know as the focal distance goes wider the reversed lens zooms even more, so at... More
  • Macro on the Cheap

    by Llareggub | 24th of August, 2011

    I love taking pictures of leetle things and someone else wrote a great blog about week ago about their approach using extension tubes. I use a raynox DCR150 macro dipter to take my macro shots and whilst it is limited in comparison to a dedicated macro lens it is possible... More
  • Heading outside :)

    by Llareggub | 1st of April, 2011

    I'm heading into my 4th month of taking photographs for Stock and the change in weather has seen me head outside and see what I can get from nature. I did a 365 project last year and rapidly discovereed I love taking pictures of bugs and leetle things It is... More
  • Toreros

    by Crookid | 25th of March, 2011

    I wandered onto private property, which is nothing out of the usual for me. That is why I am always camouflaged like a wayward soldier from some forgotten war on the edges of suburbia. And when I pop into the local grocery store everyone stares and some get a bit edgy. But... More
  • Waiting for a Butterfly – A Series of Photo Shoots

    by Rubybayan | 29th of January, 2011

    One of the first photo projects I thought of submitting to Dreamstime was the life cycle of the Black Swallowtail Butterfly. When I saw the caterpillars devouring my parsley in the backyard, I knew I had to take the photo opp. I snipped off a half-eaten parsley branch... More
  • 100 Sales Finally

    by Tonnywu76 | 25th of November, 2010

    Finally, reaching 100 sales feel great. Thanks for all your support and appreciation of my stocks. My 100th Sales. See Article
  • 1300 online !!!

    by Defun | 10th of September, 2010

    With new isolated animals pictures being approved, now get 1300 online, hoho^^ 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
  • paradise of butterfly

    by Keung1616 | 23rd of April, 2010

    Fung Yuen (Hong Kong) Butterfly Reserve is an area that is recognized as an important breeding site for some butterflies of conservation concern, such as Common Birdwing and White Dragontail. Despite being located on the urban fringe, remarkably more than half of all local... More
  • Checkout my new model

    by Picstudio | 12th of October, 2009

    Here are some pics of my new model, hope you like them:- More
  • Another milestone achieved

    by Picstudio | 14th of September, 2009

    Today is a great day for me, I have reached 500 image downloads. It has been around eight months on dreamstime and I have learnt a lot from it. It is really a life changing experience after joining dreamstime. Thanx to all the buyers and friends. More

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