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  • Bliss in Ignorance... A Fool's Refuge

    by Thefinalmiracle | 6th of January, 2009

    John was a regular visitor to charity institutions. His life felt incomplete without talking to people in need and trying to make them feel better. He did not donate anything in cash or kind. He spent his time with children, elders or general people in distress that he came... More
  • less than one month..

    by Billysiew | 24th of December, 2008

    I earned my fifth $100 for less than one month.. :) Thanks for all your supports! This is the Christmas gift and blessing for me! Most important, I want to thank God for giving me the best gift that is his only son, Jesus. (John 3:16) Hope you all receive this Gift of... More
  • Presenting the OneEyz

    by Sukro | 17th of December, 2008

    I have been working on this design collection for some time - sketching and having ideas for new carachters... The idea was to create a whole collection of brightly coloured small carachters, that can be used for icons, or magazine illustrations, or childrens illustrations.... More
  • Seamless Patterns

    by Sukro | 11th of December, 2008

    Had some more seamless patterns approved today - I really enjoy making them. I find the process of choosing colours, and deciding where the elements should go in order to make the pattern flow, is almost relaxing :-) How about you? Is there any particular type of illustration... 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
  • The struggle to make seamless patterns

    by Sukro | 1st of December, 2008

    I have beens struggling for some time...I had set my mind to creating seamless patterns, but I found out that seamless patterns are really REALLY hard to make. I finally stumbled over a really cool tutorial, written by someone who mananaged to explain seamless patterns... More
  • Full Body Isolation - A Quick Tutorial

    by Photoshow | 16th of October, 2008

    So anyone who has submitted to microstock for more then a couple weeks already knows that one of the most popular styles of imagery offered here is the Isolated Model over white. While it is not horribly difficult it does take some skill to master and without a little... More
  • Trip to the zoo

    by Hasnulf | 2nd of September, 2008

    On saturday, 30th of August, 2008, I went to the zoo. This is the national zoo in malaysia. That day I found something very interesting yet very challenging that I have never encountered. While I was taking pictures of the elephants, flurries of storks were flying... More
  • Be patient!

    by Billysiew | 25th of August, 2008

    Patience is a lesson that I am learning from Dreamstime! Yes! be patient, soon will enjoy a fruitful harvest... See Article
  • Clipping path

    by Ladyminnie | 4th of August, 2008

    I know how to make one, but not sure how to save it for DT and other microstock They like it as ESP or SVG ? can someone tell me please See Article
  • Lessons Learned

    by Alexeyzimin | 29th of July, 2008

    I bought my first camera less than year ago and joined dreamstime.com in December 2007. After half a year here I have approx. 60 uploads and 10 downloads and just became exclusive photographer for Dreamstime. It’s not that much at all, but still enough to think of lessons... More
  • New to Dreamstime and very excited:)

    by Summerrain | 27th of May, 2008

    Hi everyone! I just became a member here and look forward to being a part of this exciting community. I'm a graphic designer and have bought a lot of stock from here in the past and always been extremely satisfied. In the short future I hope to take my first steps as a... More
  • Pray for the victims in the Sichuan earthquake

    by Fjord | 19th of May, 2008

    5/12 2008 is a sad day of all Chinese people. Thousands of our lovely Chinese people lost their life in the Sichuan earthquake. The earthquake was happened in Wenchuan, a small city in Sichuan. The disaster shocked everyone. I want to give some help to those victims,... More
  • Free Software - Focus Stacking - Macro photography technique

    by Loveliestdreams | 3rd of May, 2008

    Here is a link to a photo tutorial and free software download, to use the technique of focus stacking. Take a look at this short clip on focus stacking in action, in this video tutorial using Helicon Focus software, or free Combine ZM software. Focus stacking... More
  • Carelessness Will Get You Everytime

    by Niagaragirl | 5th of April, 2008

    Just this past week, I posted up a fun political Tshirt at Zazzle, one of the POD (print on demand) services on line. It got a Today's Best Award. Two days later, I had to remove it. Why? I spelled a word wrong!!! Apparently my error had gotten past the editors to ;-) Three... More
  • Youtube: over 58,000 videos on photography

    by Loveliestdreams | 4th of April, 2008

    If you haven't thought to search youtube for photography, there are over 58,000 amazing photography related diy, lessons and tutorial videos. I've spent some time in online photography classes, and youtube is one of the best free resources! http://youtube.com/... More
  • 3 stock lessons

    by Amyemilia | 22nd of January, 2008

    Making progress slowly. I've learned a couple things about stock photography as I've been uploading. 1. Pretty is nice but good light is better 2. The shot must support more than one story 3. I still don't have a handle on 1 and 2 I'm hoping there isn't... More
  • Bless all

    by Alanchen | 14th of January, 2008

    This word in chinese means blessing,good luck,good wishes or something like that. Its pronunciation is [fu:]. The most important holidy in China,also known as the Chinese New Year,the Spring Festival is coming.I would like to share hapiness with all DTers here.Best wishes... More
  • webphotoschool.com $10 for 1 month access to all lessons

    by Loveliestdreams | 3rd of January, 2008

    I just signed up through www.webphotoschool.com and the lessons are great! They have plans ranging from $9.99 for 1 month and access to all lessons, 3 months $24.99, 6 months $44.99, and $79.99 for 1 year, access to all lessons and instructor interaction. I went ahead and... More
  • Metaphor

    by Espion | 26th of September, 2007

    I like this image for its metaphoric representation of life, and the contrast between what is living and what is dead. The white flower with its tenacious tendrils is that of a vine growing wild and untended. And the rusting iron rods are part of an abandoned gate to... More

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