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  • In the News!

    by Ellenboughn | 20th of February, 2008

    I am very pleased with the images that are showing up daily under the new editorial license. It snows in Athens and BOOM, Dreamstime displays images of the Roman Forum covered in snow. Barack Obama appears at a rally and we see him quickly in the news section. (We have a... More
  • In the News Section

    by Andreistancu | 27th of April, 2015

    Last saturday i was at the International light festival in my hometown, Bucharest. Normally, i had my camera with me and i've shoot a lot of photos. Yesterday was the time for post process, and after that i've put e few on Dreamstime. All of them was accepted... 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
  • Use of photos for controversial topics

    by Cathyr1 | 19th of January, 2015

    I am new to stock photography and have not yet made much use of photos of people. Usually my “models” are young family members and I have not yet come to terms with the fact that there is no real control over how the photos are used. I think that the only time I really... More
  • How to Make Money From the News Selling Editorial Photos

    by Mitchblatt | 20th of September, 2014

    When I got started on Dreamstime, I was a traveler with a photography hobby. I hadn't had any professional photography experience before or sold any photos ever, but I was taking pictures everywhere I went, and I thought, why not try to make a little travel money? Where... More
  • Pictures with news value

    by ClaireCphotography | 24th of March, 2014

    Hi everybody, Following question got stuck in my head? What about pictures with a certain news value? Will something that is all over the news be noticed on DT? Ok, first let me clarify something: I live in Belgium, a small European country known for beer,... More
  • Editorials Part Deux

    by Tempestz | 13th of February, 2014

    Many have asked, What makes a good editorial image? What are examples of good editorial images? What rules govern editorial images? How easy is it to get editorial’s approved on Dreamstime? And so on… First of all, what is not an editorial image? Images that contain... More
  • Editorial - Capturing a Bansky in NYC!

    by Photopro123 | 9th of November, 2013

    I was sort of following the artist known as "BANSKY" a British entity of which no one knows what he looks like or have seen because he remains anonymous. Some of his fans believe that he is a group of artist as his clever pieces of art POP and make a statement but also fetch... More
  • I'll tell you a story: esclusivity of character

    by Libux77 | 22nd of September, 2013

    Six months ago I sold the rights license of an illustration featuring a woman character. I have many illustrations in my portfolio featuring that character. After one month roughly DT staff contacted me and told me that the buyer who bought the illustration above mentioned... More
  • Editorial can Work

    by Danienel | 16th of April, 2013

    I've always been a bit skeptical about shooting non-hard-press editorial imagery, since I underestimated the amount of editorial publications that need images of a more commentary and information type of style. Dreamstime, I'm glad to report, are one of the few agencies... More
  • In the News

    by Digikhmer | 15th of February, 2013

    It was the first day of Chinese New Year Celebration last Saturday. In The Hague, the Chinese community is quite huge and contribute a lot for the social activities of the city. They succeeded to create a kind of Chinatown mood with the creation of the... More
  • What Sells in Microstock?

    by Peanutroaster | 31st of May, 2012

    They say people photos sell the best. Specifically business people. But what if your portfolio is shy of, say, 30,000 people images? Do your people shots have much of a chance against the competition? What should you be concentrating your shooting time and efforts on?... More
  • I Found My Boyfriend's Face on a Dating Website

    by Peanutroaster | 6th of April, 2012

    I'm on a errand to buy some new jeans with some department store "play money". You know the freebie rebate your wife gives you after she's gone on a shopping spree and says "Look how much we've saved, here is thirty dollars in store X money. Go buy yourself a new pair... More
  • Newsworthy but I reached upload limit

    by Kphotos6411 | 4th of November, 2011

    What to do if you have some newsworthy current event pictures but have uploaded your weekly limit? I uploaded 3 pictures but cannot Complete them because of weekly limit. The Festival is the 4-7 of Nov. See Article
  • Microsoft Officially Closes Skype Deal

    by Deejaybtr | 16th of October, 2011

    Microsoft has officially announced that it has completed it’s deal to acquire Skype for $8.5 billion, a deal that was announced back in May 2011. Microsoft said that Skype will become a new business unit at Microsoft that will be headed by Tony Bates, currently the CEO... More
  • Trial Jam 2011

    by Dark3y3s | 19th of September, 2011

    On Saturday took place in Oradea, Romania, the 9th edition of Trial Jam, a bike trial contest. I didn't know of the existence of this event before, so I went to see what it's all about. Actually, it was quite nice! I even took some photos and I'm excited to see they got accepted... More
  • How important are Newsletters?

    by Mariaam | 5th of September, 2011

    How important are Newsletters? The newsletter is an important part of nowadays e-business. Businessmen can grab the attention of potential clients and clients receive interesting information about new topics. It´s also good for keeping customers up to date on new services... More
  • Online e-paper!

    by Rjlerich | 20th of August, 2011

    As you can see from my portfolio here at Dreamstime, I am working all over the world and quite frequently in Nicaragua shooting my iconic travel photos for magazine, books, newspapers and online articles. One of my homes away from home is Corn Island, Nicaragua. I am... More
  • Euro goes down

    by Cristalloid | 11th of July, 2011

    Hi folks reading the News about Italy and its financial problems I thought, that it was a good idea to create the following images a few months ago... have a good time! See Article
  • A cup of tea

    by Dengqingke | 26th of April, 2011

    I am drawing a illustration. The newspapers tea cup on white background. See Article

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