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  • A Simple Life

    by Ellenboughn | 24th of April, 2007

    A growing awareness of environmental issues has created a parallel change in personal values for many people. Instead of the conspicuous consumption of years past and the over indulgent styles of the 90's, more and more seek a quieter lifestyle.... More
  • Wild Models

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of March, 2007

    Yesterday I found myself on a long pier stretching far out into the Atlantic Ocean. An aggressive group of large pelicans were hanging around the end of the pier to snatch leftover fresh bait. These... More
  • Starting Out

    by Can88tread | 16th of May, 2015

    I have been getting more into taking photos over the past five years. In a lot of ways it is a very spontaneous act, but at the same time not at all. Great photos can come out of planning all these details to make it just right and often there will be some great photos. My... More
  • Rural life

    by Gherzak | 12th of May, 2015

    Rural villages, rustic homes, mountain villages, ancient lowland farms have a special charm. It's like they retain the time spent. They are like a living picture of the lives of the generations of yore.   In the buildings, walls, doors, and in every single detail there... More
  • Country life is the best life-style for health

    by Wxh6763 | 11th of May, 2015

    When I saw the assignment this month I have more thoughts for my photography life. We live in cities for our life, work, study and love, marriage, childbearing, there is always all kinds of pressure and annoyance. Why don't we go to countryside and enjoy the fresh air and... More
  • Bird Photography on a Budget (Part I)

    by Matthewcuda | 11th of May, 2015

      I have been asked two different times recently as to how to get started in wildlife photography and how my photographs are so sharp? I of course gave the obligatory answers about shutter speed, aperture, a good tripod and practice, but this has unfolded into larger... More
  • The colors of flower

    by Wxh6763 | 18th of April, 2015

      Some people only like spring because many  colorful  flowers will be blooming in springtime. Also the suitable temperature just like in autumn. Another people don’t like the summer or winter because it’s too hot or cool in this season. But they are the same lovely... More
  • Easter Week

    by Rhbabiak13 | 30th of March, 2015

    Wanted to wish you all a very happy Easter week and share a few of my photographs that help celebrate this special week. He Is Risen!   Easter baking   Easter Sugar Cookie Bouquet Stained Glass Windows Easter Lily Stained Glass Window   The Lord Is My... More
  • Follow your dreams!

    by Live4photo | 20th of February, 2015

      To get where we want we have to travel a 'road'. Sometimes can be short and sometimes can be long and difficult . Mine is slightly longer but I'm optimistic and I know that one day I'll get to where I want to be .   So follow your dreams and never give up on them.... More
  • Back again

    by Piedenero | 27th of January, 2015

    Ciao I am back drawing again, after nearly two years of pausing where I was opening my new life in Sardinia. I moved in Sant'Antioco where me and my love opened a Bed and breakfast. This time somehow helped me regain the love for draw. I now draw in pencil much more than... More
  • Celebrating a Milestone of 325 Approved Image and 25 Sales

    by Shariqkhan | 10th of December, 2014

                In less than a year time my portfolio reached to 325 images with 23 sales so far. I am very happy as an Exclusive Contributor of Dreamstime and expecting first 50 sales soon.             My listed image comes from all... More
  • 9 pictures online for new assignment: HARSH LIFE

    by Bennymarty | 28th of November, 2014

    This time I had a great result getting 9 pictures approved to new assignment: HARSH LIFE. I'd like to provide in this article some 'behind the scene' informations about them: 1) Bank robbery: This comes from a new set made specially for this assignment, taken in studio... More
  • "Harsh Life" assignment

    by Alisen | 11th of November, 2014

    I added two photos to "Harsh life" assignment. You can take part too! :) The more photos - the more interesting!     See Article
  • Wildlife - Take What I Can Get

    by Martynelson | 6th of November, 2014

    I like to photograph wildlife in their natural settings. But even domestic pets aren't necessarily cooperative about posing for photographs. With wild animals I must take what I can get. Sometimes that involves taking many photos to capture one good one but with digital photography... 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
  • Trip Through the Tetons!

    by Eric1513 | 24th of October, 2014

    The title to this blog is accurate. I didn't just go to the Tetons. Rather, with some good friends, I backpacked "through" the Tetons and had a marvelous 3-day trip. We went 21 miles, hiked over a 10,700 foot pass and saw an abundance of wildlife, including a bear, moose,... More
  • Life on the nature.

    by Camerahistorylive | 12th of October, 2014

      My Life with nature most photographs are nearly the nature and true. The beautiful nature photography frequently. It makes me love both nature and photography. See Article
  • What do you like to take a photographs?

    by Camerahistorylive | 8th of October, 2014

    I like nature photography ,life, in both animal and human.  See Article
  • Newbie With 60 Files Accepted So Far

    by Rhbabiak13 | 22nd of September, 2014

      I am fairly new to the Dreamstime stock photography. I am excited to be able to share my passion for photography with the world. I only have 60 accepted photos, but I am thrilled with that so far.   I look forward to learning from all the seasoned contributors... More
  • Get Busy Living - Life Sells !!!

    by Lifeontheside | 2nd of September, 2014

              I am asked these questions so often : So what are stock photos? What should I be shooting? What is most popular? What are designers looking for? What photos sell the best? Does it sound familiar, or maybe you too are asking the same questions. I... More

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