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  • Images OUT OF FOCUS

    by Brmonico | 3rd of November, 2012

    Hi everyone. I write this article to promote my OUT OF FOCUS bokeh´s. Most of you take pictures all in focus respecting the rules and you are right, but i remember that are many photographers working with chroma key and Video professionals always need new backgrounds to... More
  • Here's something every photographer can use...

    by Knostpix | 21st of October, 2012

    Here are some things that every photographer can use at sometime, to add variety to your studio photos. I have compiled a collection of studio backgrounds that can be added to your images. These could be useful to any photographer who wants to spruce up their images with... More
  • My 300th Sale :) & Keeping Track

    by Wordplanet | 19th of September, 2012

    I haven't checked my stats in a while and went on today and saw that I just made my 300th sale. Right on the nose. It was this photo which just made Level 4: This summer, I caught up on a project I started ages ago, making contact sheets from my various shoots and keeping... More
  • Four hundred warm thank to the buyers of my pictures

    by Digikhmer | 3rd of August, 2012

    Started early last year, I started to upload my travel pictures. I never thought that my pictures can interest anybody else than myself as archive of my family life. Instead, there is more than 400 hundreds buyers/pictures downloaded since. Such a surprise for me. Finally,... More
  • Model isolated on white

    by Igordabari | 11th of July, 2012

    Recently I have started to shoot models (surely, all of them are isolated against white background :-) ). The first session has been just accepted by DT. And here are some of these images: More
  • What are your plans when you receive the first payment

    by Vtr | 1st of June, 2012

    This is in continuation to my earlier Blog Entry Monetizing a hobby is the sweetest thing and for some whom this is a fulltime profession the need of the hour. I know that there are lot of photographers here who would have already crossed the 100$ mark and have got their... More
  • How to isolate a picture in 5 minutes! (Including hair)

    by Parkinsonsniper | 4th of May, 2012

    Hi everyone, Ok I accept that I have a little exagerration in the title but believe me or not, I isolated the image on right in 2 minutes! so this is worth to read :) Ok here we go... We are going to use: - BW dialog box or adjustment layer - layers panel... More
  • green collection

    by Sasanka7 | 16th of April, 2012

    Green collection. New uploads on green collection files See Article
  • Wishes

    by Ciska76 | 21st of December, 2011

    Merry Christmas and happy Epiphany. See Article
  • Christmas Setup

    by HongChan001 | 20th of November, 2011

    I live in a tropical country and we don't have any snow fall here. so for this reason I used icing sugar to create snow. 1) I put a 2 X 3 ft wide X 2 inch tall tray on a table top and frame the angle I want. Then I start to fill the angle with icing sugar and Christmas Ornament.... More
  • Things aren't always as they appear...

    by Peanutroaster | 26th of October, 2011

    Sometimes photographs take on a strange journey before becoming a stock photography. Take this background abstract image of black, blue and white. Would you believe this started out as my son's Halloween costume? This year he wanted to be sort of a Tron like futuristic... More
  • My first "isolated on white" image uploaded and accepted

    by M4rio1979 | 4th of October, 2011

    A few days ago, I wanted to give myself a try on my first isolated image. I've been using some youtube examples on how to take and postprocess "isolated on white" images and finally I have done it. First I needed to do is to create some sort of low budget lightning... More
  • Level 2 reached

    by Digitalvox | 16th of September, 2011

    Hi DT Fellows! "Deep blue background" - This is my first image that reached Level 2. I`m pretty satisfied with this image progress, since this blue background is available form the end of July 2011. This image is part of my Background and Textures collection, so check it... More
  • Seamles white backgorund in seconds

    by Dacky | 20th of August, 2011

    I continue my struggle to produce video content and this time I made a short video about how to create a seamless white or whatever color background in seconds virtually free. I hope you will like the idea and use it . I use it every time I am taking pictures of small objects... More
  • New uploads

    by Atenuant | 17th of August, 2011

    Due the lack of inspiration in photography I've made my firsts backgrounds : See Article
  • White background with dodge tool

    by Atenuant | 10th of August, 2011

    A simple way to make a white background is using the dodge tool. First duplicate the image, than we select Layer - New Adjustment Layer - Curves. Than we drag the lower left graph from the lower right corner to the corner. We select the duplicate image and after select the... More
  • Backgrounds and textures

    by Dark3y3s | 9th of August, 2011

    Hey everyone! Lately, I was thinking to try something different, so here I am, sharing with you some of my first background and texture uploads. They're all taken at my home; we're currently making some changes and there's paint, varnish and all sorts of stuff everywhere,... More
  • My Top 3

    by Hypnocreative | 4th of August, 2011

    It's been a couple of months since I first uploaded a few images to DT and I'm still growing my portfolio with both photographs and vectors. And this is my first blog too :) Just wanted to share my top 3 images More
  • Backgrounds and textures

    by Digikhmer | 27th of July, 2011

    It has been harder that I thought to upload background or texture pictures. Among the three picture that I submitted, only this one is approved. The others has been rejected with reason. I must admit that they are no good at all on the edge etc.. Only this nylon texture... More
  • Daily post

    by Honkamaa | 20th of July, 2011

    Got 10 more photos approved yesterday (3 rejected). Good ratio for me since I was at about 35% approval rare earlier but now I am more serious about this. :) I have 26 photos online now so really closing in on my 50 photos goal. Still 7 photos waiting for approval, most... More

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