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  • Paradise

    by Sebastian423 | 27th of September, 2015

    Interesting question i hope. How would a paradise look like if You were to photograph it ? To me is as per below, the scene shows it all :) Please describe your version of paradise so good concept photos ideas can be generated. Thanks   See Article
  • Treasure for nature photographers: Abbey Gardens, Scilly Islands

    by Hel080808 | 26th of September, 2015

    I had the pleasure to go to a short visit to the very beautiful hideaway, the sub-tropic Abbey Gardens, Tresco, Scilly Islands, UK, which are home to more than 20,000 species of plants and trees from 80 countries, ranging from Brazil to New Zealand and Burma to South Africa.... More
  • I love Alcatraz

    by Lyoung403b | 4th of September, 2015

    It was really nice to be able to photograph this Island in the fog. Alcatraz as I remember when I was little, was exciting for me to get on a boat, and go visit the island with my sister. There I'd so much history behind this Island. I think most of us take our freedoms... More
  • Ha Long Bay - UNESCO World Heritage Centre

    by Chuotnhatdesigner | 7th of July, 2015

    Ha Long Bay, located in the Gulf of Tonkin, within Quang Ninh Province, in the northeast of Vietnam, is165 km from the capital of Ha Noi. Covering an area of 43,400 ha and including over 1600 islands and islets, most of which are uninhabitated and unaffected by humans, it... More
  • The piece of Bali

    by Avenikolas | 29th of June, 2015

    I´ve said many times that my opinion about Bali island was changed after one year when I was living there. Before that I was just a typical tourist and I used to think only about beaches, parties and temples. But now I can say that Bali is more than that. See these pictures... More
  • First time Blogging so I'll talk about what I know

    by Sunfire | 12th of June, 2015

    This is the first time I ever write a Blog and following the classic advice of Mark Twain - "Write what you know" - I've decided that for my first Blog I will write about the Island that is my home, Puerto Rico.    I’m always fascinated by how little some people... More
  • A walk through the streets of Corfu part 3

    by Ejecct | 21st of May, 2015

  • The first level 5 photo reached

    by Thorken | 29th of April, 2015

    I was sailing with and old fisherman to Rinca Island (Flores, Indonesia) for Komodo dragons observation. It was fresh morning and I looked back behind our boat. This island was perfect. And it´s photo is the first that reached 25 sales - and the 5th level. And just after... More
  • A walk through the streets of Corfu part 2 .

    by Ejecct | 27th of November, 2014

        St. George palace in the center of old town.   The central park of corfu.The biggest in the balkans.   The small streets and in the backround the steeple of st. Spiridon church .     The "peoples garden " in the palace of st.George.... More
  • Lofoten islands - the most beautiful islands in the world.

    by Hellen8 | 17th of October, 2014

    I recently returned from a long journey to the north, beyond the Arctic Circle. I saw with my own eyes the most beautiful islands in the world - Lofoten.There are many beautiful islands on earth, but these are unique. Unique for its dramatic natural landscape. Glaciers and... More
  • Best photo of my work

    by Thorken | 25th of September, 2014

    The best photo that I have ever made is probably the tropical island located near by Flores island in Indonesia. This photo was taken January 29th, 2014 and has the most sales of all of my photos. I was sailing on a boat with a fisherman whoom I had rent for travel... More
  • Croatia - my love

    by Itardiusz | 4th of August, 2014

    I don't actually know how many times have I been to Croatia - five or six? One thing I know for sure, is that I love this country. Every time I travel elswhere I catch myself thinking about Croatia. Unfortunately my first visits in Dalmatia or Istria were when I was not thinking... More
  • The beautiful small islands of Greece

    by Newsfocus1 | 2nd of July, 2014

    Having just returned from a wonderful two week holiday on the small Greek island of Paxos (images coming soon) I thought I would share some images from the various islands I have visited and photographed over the last few years. What is it that draws me to these islands?... More
  • The Alien landscape of Socotra, Yemen

    by Nikitu | 20th of May, 2014

    Socotra is the largest island of an archipelago with the same name and it sums up about 95% of the landmass of the archipelago. It lies some 240 kilometers (150 mi) east of the Horn of Africa and 380 kilometers (240 mi) south of the Arabian Peninsula. The landscape of remote... More
  • Edge of Paradise

    by Conchasdiver | 11th of November, 2013

    Hey Dreamstimers........ Anyone out there interested in off the beaten track locations? Then do I have a spot for you! Most of you have heard of Bikini Atoll - where the USA detonated numerous atomic weapons at the end of WWII. And I am here to report that the island of... More
  • 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 caterpillars... More
  • Dream Trip to the South Pacific

    by Jcimagery | 8th of August, 2013

    This last Spring we were able to take the trip of a lifetime to the Cook Islands in the South Pacific - and it was paid for entirely with photography money. It wasn't all stock money (not even close), but it was sports teams, High School Seniors, Family Portraits... More
  • Marettimo - Egadi Islands (Sicily)

    by Madman81 | 23rd of June, 2013

    The archipelago of the Egadi islands, from the Latin Aegates , is located in the western part of Sicily, opposite the stretch of coastline that stretches between Trapani and Marsala. Among the three major islands (Favignana and Levanzo other), Marettimo is the furthest from... More
  • Dump and Back Up!

    by Jcimagery | 6th of May, 2013

    Yeah, that sounds a little wrong, but here's the deal/lesson. My husband, teenage daughter and I recently traveled to the Cook Islands in the South Pacific. Between us we had a total of five cameras. Three were Nikon D300's, two were smaller Olympus shockproof/waterproof... More
  • Stockholm archipelago, my latest collection

    by Perstock | 23rd of April, 2013

    This is an area i really love to spend time in - all year around and in all places. Really inspiring in many ways. Especially when it comes to photography. My description tells some about it: Stockholm archipelago (Swedish: Stockholms skärgård) is the largest archipelago... More

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