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  • “Give Thanks, Give Back” Initiative, a Success!

    by Tangie | 29th of November, 2011

    The Dreamstime “Give Thanks, Give Back” initiative has come to a close, and it’s the community that deserves the biggest thanks! In total, you all contributed $3,235 that Dreamstime will match for an impressive total of $6,470. As you know, the choice of charity... More
  • Give Thanks, Give Back

    by Tangie | 11th of November, 2011

    It's the season for many things - picture-perfect snow falls and autumnal trees, holiday feasts with family and harvest festivals are the first things that come to mind, but everyone has their traditions and nostalgia for this time of year. Universally, it's a season... More
  • Ellen Boughn offering inexpensive mini-consults

    by Ellenboughn | 19th of April, 2010

    More than anything in my long career in stock photography, I have most enjoyed interactions with photographers and their work. Now that I've finished my book about microstock photography, I've decided to offer microstock photographers a relatively inexpensive consulting... More
  • Lishui China Photography Festival

    by Ellenboughn | 17th of August, 2009

    I have been invited to be a guest curator at this international festival. I would like to have comments from anyone who has attended in the past or who can tell me more about the city of Lishui. See Article
  • Black Is the New Black

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of January, 2009

    The July 08 issue of Italian Vogue featured only black models and became one of the best selling foreign magazine issues ever in the U.S. Photographer Steven Meisel shot the issue and was quoted as saying that he hoped that the success of the layouts would show the world... More
  • Personal Best

    by Ellenboughn | 7th of October, 2008

    Individual, recreational sports offer distraction from day to day stress and provide unlimited shooting opportunities. Engaging images of healthy activities and individuals competing with themselves to improve their skills and prowess are effective for a wide range of users... More
  • Focus on Wolves

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of November, 2007

    I spent last Sunday afternoon listening to Jim and Jamie Dutcher speak about the six years they spent living with a pack of wolves in the Idaho wilderness. Those years have been documented in their still photography, films and books. Using photographic and scientific talent,... More
  • Mystery in the tall trees

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of August, 2007

    Dramatic images of trees are powerful symbols of growth, shelter, change and endurance. Trees as a metaphor are popular for many brands and services. Beyond commercial use, many people have a somewhat universal emotional connection to trees that goes beyond simple awe.... More
  • A Kick in the Creative Pants

    by Ellenboughn | 2nd of March, 2007

    The most important advice I have to offer after my decades in the stock photo business about what images to make is listen to yourself. You know more than anyone about why you want to create imagery. Build on those thoughts first. Then see how to make the images... More
  • So well... let´s do microstock, what could possibly go wrong?

    by Konsti | 29th of October, 2014

    First things first: Hi. My Name is Konstantin (yep call me Konsti pls) and i´m 19 years old. So i did photography for a year now and wanted to go commercial since i started this thing.d i love it! I´m kinda addicted to upload and until the weekend, i think I´ll gonna get... More
  • The road from Math to Photos

    by Nadsdl | 27th of October, 2014

    Hi all, I'm new to Dreamstime, I only started contributing last weekend. I have hit the 50 mark in uploads (yes, I'm a newbie), and I thought that the 50 mark, and me deciding to go exclusive, warranted an introduction. My name is Nadia. During the day I am an actuary.... More
  • YES, finally !! My first sale.

    by Small1986 | 27th of October, 2014

    After two months i finally have my first sale. I'm really excited and motivated to take more photos. This is the picture that made me very happy :)   See Article
  • My first exclusive video bought on Dreamstime.com

    by Sergiubadicu | 22nd of October, 2014

    Hello Everyone! So, I have reason to enjoy, few days ago i sold a exclusive video with 28 credits. I hope in the future to upload more quality video with more relevat theme on community Dreamstime.com and video... "Wedding rings sea"       ... More
  • Pumpkin Patch Adventures

    by Project007 | 22nd of October, 2014

    Hello everyone I had the opportunity to go on a pumpkin patch tour this fall and wanted to share the beautiful orange organic pumpkins I found! mageid=45256234]http://www.dreamstime.com/earning_det.php? http://www.dreamstime.com/stock-photo-beautiful-vintage-pumpkin-patch-front-cover-magazine-orange-pumpkins-make-great-autumn-fall-season-image45256234 If you ever come up to the Okanagan Valley I would love to take you on a nature photography tour! This is More
  • Shooting to get it the first time

    by Circed | 22nd of October, 2014

    Portfolio Circe Denyer  Shooting for Dreamstime has given my photography focus. Literally. The goal I have is to shoot with the end in mind. No cropping, no Photoshop, the right shot in the "can". This required me to study the mistakes I made and correct as I went along.... More
  • Thoughts on scanners?

    by Rgburleson | 19th of October, 2014

    So I literally have thousands of slides. These were primarily taken from the early 80s to late 90s but I still generally have a roll loaded up into one of my heavyweight Nikons. While the vast majority of these slides represent my really early work, I do wish to keep them... More
  • New Girl On The Block

    by Jennyb99 | 15th of October, 2014

    I'm a Newbie on the block, only joined back in July and I'm really pleased to have had 84 images approved so far. Although no sales yet it still gives me pleasure to see each few days how 'viewings' sometimes shoot up...on some of my pictures...My range is pretty diverse... More
  • First 10 sales!

    by Dahlskoge | 8th of October, 2014

    Nothing solves a dearth of ideas like an increase in sales! The best motivation is undeniably appreciation. Since I moved to Los Angeles about 2 months ago I have been establishing monthly goals to overcome in terms of portfolio expansion, and so far I have been doing... More
  • Vote for me! Vote the diva of selfie!

    by Brocko | 8th of October, 2014

    After several attempts i managed to have one picture accepted to the assignment, so i'm trying to grab the big fish... /cheers   See Article
  • 100 images online! :D

    by Maackan88 | 2nd of October, 2014

    Hello everyone! Today is a special day for me! I was not far from giving up hope, but a push in right direction, I have now managed to upload 100 images and has become accepted as an exclusive photographer! =) My self-confidence is now much better and photo-shooting... More

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