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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
  • 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
  • Idaho's State Capitol Building

    by Martynelson | 13th of October, 2014

    While traveling in other states, I love to visit and photograph capitol buildings because they are usually architectural masterpieces and historical landmarks of interest. But it's difficult to surpass the beauty of my own state capitol building in Boise, Idaho. Any time... More
  • Oldest Jewish Synagogue in Western USA

    by Martynelson | 12th of October, 2014

    I love to photograph unique architecture, especially of historic buildings. Most communities possess some of these treasures. Here's one from my own area, the Jewish Synagogue in Boise, Idaho.   Ahavath Beth Israel has been a landmark in Boise, Idaho since 1896 and... More
  • Shooting Food Markets

    by Amitai | 25th of September, 2014

    One of the most exciting photography sites are food markets. The usually the products are under open shade which lowers the contrast and boost the colors of the fruits and vegetables.    Although in different countries, the merchants react differently to photographers.... More
  • Early summer morning

    by Philipmorch | 10th of September, 2014

    This summer was unusually warm in Denmark. I was lucky to have vacation in this period, and spent a few weeks in Blokhus in the northern part of Denmark. Blokhus is a very small town with only 440 inhabitants but due to its proximity to the sea and a very attractive beach,... More
  • Eastbourne pier -Another fire disaster

    by Newsfocus1 | 9th of August, 2014

    Back in October 2010 I posted here about the tragic fire that destroyed much of the historic Victorian pier here in Hastings. History has recently repeated itself with fire destroying a portion of the pier at Eastbourne -some 17 miles along the East Sussex coastline.... More
  • Beginnings In Microstock I

    by Guernica | 20th of July, 2014

    As someone who is just taking my first tentative steps into the world of stock images, I am of course wondering what sort of images are most likely to be accepted. I would really prefer to not waste my time on images that really have no chance of being accepted due to the... More

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