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  • Give It Away

    by Ellenboughn | 28th of January, 2009

    The idea of free images makes the budget minded sing and some artists cringe. How can it be a good idea to give away what you are trying to sell? On the one hand is the sanctity of the copyright. On the other is the spirit of the Internet and an age-old marketing ploy: the... More
  • Ups and Downs

    by Ellenboughn | 14th of October, 2008

    Images that reflect the current turmoil in world financial markets and it's impact on key industries will be in the news and show up in print and online for months (years?) to come whether the economy plunges further or rebounds quickly. What goes up, must come down but... More
  • India Now

    by Ellenboughn | 22nd of April, 2008

    Often photos of India show the poorer side of life. It is true that photojournalism has done much to alleviate the state of the poor by exposing their plight to the world. Too often though we fail to photograph evidences of positive economic growth and modernization of ancient... More
  • I Want to Thank the Academy....

    by Ellenboughn | 29th of August, 2007

    As fall approaches, the music and film communities begin preparation for the award season. Hollywood puts on the glam as the award shows build to the granddaddy of them all: the Academy awards. Unless you are credentialed or very clever paparazzi, you are not likely to be... More
  • Microstock Photography – The Winning Strategies, part I

    by Robinstockphotos | 28th of June, 2015

    Above is a catchy title that most stock photography veterans would raise an eyebrow at. Is there really a winning strategy? Not really. Or maybe there is. It depends largely on your expectations and definition of “winning”. This article has been compiled keeping the new... More
  • Bangkok, Thailand : Victory monument

    by Gewwer | 21st of June, 2015

    Victory monument is a monument in Bangkok Around a roundabout halfway between Highway 1 and Rajvithi Road, Phayathai Road.     Victory Monument Built to honor the bravery of the soldiers. Police and civilians were killed in a dispute between Thailand and France. About... More
  • Your chance to be in history,magnificent historic architecture @India

    by Singhlens | 8th of May, 2015

    Your chance to be in history,magnificent historic architecture @India. India is a country well known for rich history and is a host of famous historic landmarks, absolute larger than life buildings, visit to the places takes you back in the history, it is like you are... More
  • The Sand Pyramids of Bulgaria

    by Ellikoleva | 26th of April, 2015

    Bulgaria is a country where you can go to the sea in the summer and skiing in the winter. But for the people who are not into mainstream tourism and like hiking and less crowded places, the Bulgarian sand pyramids are an amazing natural phenomenon one must see.   The pyramids... More
  • How and why to manage a collection?

    by Tempestz | 17th of April, 2015

    As you will find on the dreamstime website, managed collections are groups of pictures with a similar theme. They can be something simple as Food or Editorials or Backgrounds, textures. Or can be very specific as Recognizable Landmarks. The choice of what to... More
  • Sam's Park and Shop and Other Attractions

    by Shootalot | 21st of March, 2015

    Most people when they pass by Sam's Park and Shop in Northwest Cleveland Park of Washington DC, take little notice. It looks like just another shopping center but it does have historical significance. Sam's Park and Shop which was built in 1931 by Samuel J. Gorlitz was... More
  • Night market Cambodia

    by Coffeehuman | 28th of February, 2015

    The First Night Market In Cambodia. Night street market at Siem Reap, Cambodia. August 30th, 2014. My family went on a year ago. Siem Reap serves as a gateway to the world famous Angkor temples and is a major tourist hub, Cambodia. Tourists can shop at the night market.... More
  • The bookmark bar - a powerful microstock tool

    by Stamena | 14th of February, 2015

    The bookmark bar in my browser turned out to be a great microstock tool and here’s why - I have several international news agencies websites as bookmarks through which I follow what is going on in the world every day. Yes, images with people may sell the most, but to those... More
  • 400 images in my portfolio

    by Alisen | 3rd of February, 2015

    In my portfolio now - 400 images !!! Most of these images - vector illustration on various topics. I love to draw :) However, I'm a little upset that my pictures are not selling well :( I will try to draw better and better :)   See Article
  • From my backyard - making use of your local surroundings

    by Hstovring | 27th of January, 2015

    When you are into taking photos of places, buildings and nature as I am, then a trip to Florence, Italy, or Paris, France, provides perfect photo opportunities. It would seem that you are stumbling on perfect images with every step you take.          ... More
  • And so this is Christmas... in Prague

    by Thorken | 27th of December, 2014

    Now I have read lost of blogs here about Xmas. So I add one more. I have taken several photos of Christmas in Prague, one of (or) the most beautiful city in the World. See Article
  • The largest floating market in the Mekong Delta

    by Leswrona | 18th of December, 2014

      The largest floating market in the Mekong Delta is located less than 5 km from Can Tho City in Vietnam. All visitors stay in Can Tho City that has many excellent hotels and restaurants catering to visitors. There is an interesting Ho Chi Minh monument in the city... More
  • Prague - Christmas Time

    by Hellen8 | 15th of December, 2014

    Hi everyone! I greet you from Prague, the Czech capital. Now is the time of Advent. Lots of tourists come and enjoy this magical Christmas atmosphere in Prague.     At the most popular places, markets are held. Traditional markets where you can buy various gifts... More
  • 555 Files Online

    by G0r3cki | 30th of November, 2014

    My adventure with Dreamstime (DT) began almost three years ago. A friend show me the site and encouraged me to upload some photos, "to see what happens", he said.   And today there's another debut for me: write an article in english, or something similar, and post... More
  • Mount Hood

    by Keeton10 | 29th of October, 2014

    Mount Hood is seen from Portland,Oregon on a nice day. A beautiful part of the state and a great place to ski in the cascades.  See Article
  • 200 Images Online in Less than Two Months

    by Rhbabiak13 | 16th of October, 2014

    I just started Dreamstime on August 26th and today, I hit 200 images online. I am so thankful to Dreamstime for helping me to be able to share my passion with others. Today's pictures that brought me to the 200 mark, were all editorial photos that I took in Downtown Madison,... More

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