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  • Process Raw or Shoot JPEG?

    by Edosaodaro | 13th of January, 2014

    Happy New Year Everyone! I often pondered this question and write this because I have a sneaky feeling that I may not be the only one to have faced this dilemma. Like some other people out there, I thought the choice was simple. You either do everything in camera -... More
  • Stock_FTP_JPG_upload

    by Gbradic | 10th of December, 2013

    What do you think about new program fot FTP_JPG upload: http://youtu.be/fUKlWfGGUiQ See Article
  • Jpeg 8 or 16 bit?

    by FabioConcetta | 29th of October, 2013

    Hello to all! I ask you a very simple but very useful information, do you think you can send the Jpeg 16-bit instead of 8 bit? The quality would be much higher! Thank you for your answers! See Article
  • Process a JPEG as good as RAW!

    by Robinstockphotos | 10th of May, 2013

    Newbies: Please skip the article if it scares you. If you are in doubt about WB or exposure, ALWAYS shoot in RAW. The photographers of advanced levels of knowledge about color representation and compression surely know that RAW files contain a huge amount of additional... More
  • RAW file format and program I use to work with it

    by Yellowind | 10th of January, 2012

    Taking pictures in RAW file format has huge benefits. First of all you can better correct the exposure parameter. This is important because a) if you shoot a picture and went home with the exposure not as you was expected (too light or too dark), you can easily correct... More
  • question about uploading additional formats like raw

    by Egonzitter | 19th of June, 2011

    I edit my pictures in raw format and convert to jpeg before uploading to DT Is it wise to upload the Raw format too ? Do you receive extra money if they accept the Raw format too ? See Article
  • TIFF vs. JPG

    by Cristalloid | 15th of August, 2010

    Hi everyone! I am wondering about the difference between TIFF and JPG. We all load up JPGs to Dreamstime and the downloadable TIFFs were generated from these uploaded JPGs by Dreamstime. What I do not understand is how it comes that TIFFs have more pixels than the underlaying... More
  • TIFF

    by Cristalloid | 18th of June, 2010

    Hi everyone! DT provides the possibility to buy TIF-images instead of JPGs. That said, I would like to ask all of you about your experience with this opportunity. Does it often happen, that a customer buys (and pays the extra price) this format?... More
  • Halloween characters isolated on white

    by Wingnutdesigns | 20th of August, 2009

    Further to my earlier blog Halloween Monsters I have now made available all the Creature Feature Halloween characters on isolated white backgrounds for those who are unable to use vector files. Using your image editing software you can add these jpgs onto any background... More
  • White balance on JPG files

    by Jordanrusev | 30th of July, 2009

    I always shoot in RAW format, but i saw in one Forum a question "How i can correct my white balance in jpg files. So i decide to write here one quick WB correction method. 1. First open the picture in PhotoShop , for this method i will use one of my pictures with white... More
  • When to shoot RAW, when JPEG and when BOTH

    by Madbuldog | 24th of July, 2009

    Аs I mentioned before, in my previus blog RAW format is it a Plus or just a waste of digital space? most of the time i use RAW + JPEG mainly to check if the composition is right, the light is correct overexposed/underexposed areas and other minute changes in the photo.... More
  • Shooting in RAW

    by Shaja | 12th of December, 2008

    I have been told that shooting in RAW for every single photo is a good habit and worth to do. I usually takes photo with JPEG Fine and it works pretty good but consider to change to RAW since the quality requirement from stock agencys is getting more and more high nowadays.... More
  • RAW vs JPEG file formats and the advantages of RAW format

    by Fultonsphoto | 9th of December, 2008

    I was looking at the advantages of RAW vs JPEG file formats and the following may prove interesting or usefull to other submitters. The first advantage is in a RAW file's ability to be used and re-used without damage. The beauty of working on RAW files is that... More
  • Which to shoot RAW or JPEG?

    by Aughty | 4th of December, 2008

    Since shooting stock for DT, I have been on a learning curve. Learning about ISO, DOF, Dynamic Range, Histograms and tons of other fun stuff that makes me feel more like a technician of imagery than a photographer. I deal with reality (photography) first and that’s... More
  • Could not complete your request because reading differential JPEG files is not implemented

    by Creativei | 6th of November, 2008

    Dear DT users, Hope this information is useful, well today i was designing a magazine, while opening one of the image downloaded from dreamstime gave me this message alert '' Could not complete your request because reading differential JPEG files is not implemented'' wow... More
  • Got my first sale!

    by Steppysteph | 23rd of June, 2008

    I am a vector artist and I had uploaded 16 vector JPEGs last week. 5 days later, I had my first sale! Hopefully this is a good sign and more downloads will come especially when the EPS version is approved. This is the image that sold... I guess it is useful. This is... More
  • I like this, and you should try

    by Cheechee123 | 2nd of January, 2008

    This is good!! See Article
  • never jpeg again

    by Walkingsinger | 29th of November, 2007

    I'm a newbie,but I hope the follows helpful.I must say that i'd rather camera jpeg before,simply because it's easy to check the image or overview.Maybe it is the experience of using dc that contribute to this habit. Usually i adjust a pic with photoshop,but i found it... More
  • Camera Raw: Why?

    by Bluerabbit | 2nd of October, 2007

    Note: I currently use a Nikon D80 with Photoshop CS3 and selective noise reduction with Neat Image. When I first started shooting digital, I had a point and shoot that produced great jpegs, but I had to accept what the camera gave me. Most of the time, that was fine,... More

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