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  • Winter wonderland

    by Nadsdl | 1st of January, 2015

    It's a new year, it's winter in the Northern hemisphere, and there is no better place to be to experience the beauty of winter than the Swiss alps. I have spent some time over the last few weeks in the alps. A true winter wonderland.       The beauty and magic... More
  • Incredible Year 2014

    by Digikhmer | 29th of December, 2014

     For me, this year 2014 is ending with incredible way and very challenging. My portfolio is reaching 1400 pictures online with more than 1450 sales/download. I grab this opportunity to thank all of the buyers for appreciating my works and for offering me this long... More
  • Wrought iron ornamental

    by Iris20150923 | 23rd of December, 2014

    Wrought iron spears, studs, flowers&panels,ect   See Article
  • Royalty Free Or Editorial?

    by Steveacer | 23rd of December, 2014

    I love taking photos of passenger planes as they are usually brightly painted but the downside is that they are usually covered in logos making them only suitable for editorial sales. I know that this can restrict use for developers, so when ever I get an opportunity to make... More
  • Merry Christmas

    by Bennymarty | 23rd of December, 2014

    I want to wish you all a merry Christmas with some pictures taken at the mall in Italy with some typical italian food products in sale for Christmas specially:         and some Christmas shopping on assignment:       More
  • Happy Holidays!

    by Jormonago | 21st of December, 2014

    Happy Holidays from me and my furry family to you :) Let's make 2015 a great one.   See Article
  • How to photograph citrus?

    by Radoimihay | 16th of December, 2014

    First I wiped with a damp cloth citrus fruits which were to be photographed, then I used a piece of wood finished as background. We used two light sources, namely two energy saving lamps 5500K, igloo diffusion polarization filter, tripod. Then your imagination is the limit... More
  • Prague - Christmas Time

    by Hellen8 | 15th of December, 2014

    Hi everyone! I greet you from Prague, the Czech capital. Now is the time of Advent. Lots of tourists come and enjoy this magical Christmas atmosphere in Prague.     At the most popular places, markets are held. Traditional markets where you can buy various gifts... More
  • Spicing Up the Relationship

    by Amitai | 11th of December, 2014

    There is something very comforting, knowing you have your best bet image, the one that will always be there for you. And yet, every once in a while, a new image that has been there in your portfolio forever, only to increase your online portfolio, sales. It feels great,... More
  • Goal: To Sell Images Not to Capture Reality

    by Eric1513 | 9th of December, 2014

    I love all aspects of photography especially learning new things and challenging myself to create new images. When I first began in photography about 25 years ago, it was very difficult to change or alter what you captured. I shot mainly slide films for publishing. Pretty... More
  • Ideas are transformed into images

    by Whitetqueen | 8th of December, 2014

    Hello everyone, I want to share with you that I have achieved significant results from the 300 online files, this is a great happiness for me! Most of my works are ideas transformed into an image in Photoshop and CorelDraw, illustrations and backgrounds for websites.... More
  • Dancing Around the World With Over 400 Photos in Portfolio

    by Rhbabiak13 | 8th of December, 2014

    Today, I celebrate my 400 mark with some editorial photos that brought me to this point. Dancing around the world. I enjoy taking photos of people dancing. I love the movement and facial expressions. I took all of these photos at the Holiday Folk Fair International... More
  • Making the most of your mobile device

    by Klodvig | 4th of December, 2014

    Almost all mobile devices like phones and tablets are equipped with a camera in them. Modern devices are capable of very good images, and best of all, you will almost always have your phone with you.      However, mobile devices can be more sensitive to the conditions... More
  • $10,000 earned to date: lessons learned

    by Davidwatmough | 3rd of December, 2014

    In May 2009 I joined DT after meeting another photographer who said he earned $480 per month on micro stock sites. It was sometime after I joined before I knew what I was doing.................... even now there's much to learn. The feedback from editors is probably the... More
  • A 100 sales dream comes true

    by Ydchand | 27th of November, 2014

    I reached my 100th sale milestone today.Thank you clients for taking interest in my creations. Dreamstime is a dream for me.My sincere gratitude to my son Yasitha who taught me graphic designing and introduced this marvelous field of art.    More
  • 100 photos !!!

    by Ejecct | 25th of November, 2014

    i finally reached 100 photos here is some of them ...                 See Article
  • :) 100th sale :)

    by Eudaemon | 22nd of November, 2014

    Dear Clients, many thanks for buying my photos!   See Article
  • no. 3333 celebration

    by Sasanka7 | 21st of November, 2014

    3333 pictures at my Dreamstime portfolio www.dreamstime.com/sasanka7_info Thank You @Dreamstime! Thank You my friends. Picture no. 3333:    And what your exceptional editorial pictures? See Article
  • It's Hip to be Square!

    by Eric1513 | 20th of November, 2014

    I know I'm dating myself when I say that the 80s pop band Huey Lewis and the News was right when they sang that it's hip to be square. When it comes to photography, I love the square format. It open up new and creative composition opportunities that a normal rectangle format... More
  • When Your Pictures Sell

    by Amitai | 18th of November, 2014

    In Israel the Dry Season lasts 6-8 months and ends in heavy rain sometime between mid October and mid November. My photos have similar behavior. I experience "dry season" that can last up to a month, then there is a burst of downloads that boost my confidence... More

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