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  • Booked Up

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of December, 2008

    Writing recently about a decrease in vacation time among the world’s travelers for ’09, I have been keeping my eyes out for what the trend watchers think we will be doing in our downtime and what visual opportunities this will offer. I was surprised to learn that reading... More
  • A trip to the bookstore (Part 1)

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    We all get "stuck" in a void of inspiration sometimes. I find that my best ideas often come out of the blue when I'm NOT consciencously trying to think of something creative. When that kind brain freeze sets in, try just taking a break from even thinking about your... More
  • Why I love kretek cigarettes

    by Avenikolas | 21st of March, 2015

    I know, smoking is not healthy and also in this time it´s not so cool - and I agree. BUT... Some Indonesian, Haji Jamhari, discovered how to make cigarettes tasty and in 19th century he started to make "kretek" cigarettes which are loved by almost all of Indonesians (and... More
  • Hello World!

    by Juanpfotografia | 24th of February, 2015

    Hello Dreamstimers (is it ok to call ourselves that way?). I consider myself as new in photography. I'm an IT person who got into taking pictures in January 2014. This is when I bought my DSLR Canon EOS T3i and started to read, watch, and self-learn about this amazing craft.... 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
  • International Book Giving Day

    by Elianehaykal | 10th of February, 2015

    February 14th is not only a day for love & lovers, it's also the International Book Giving Day! Here's a copy/paste from the FB page of this community: "Join us in celebrating International Book Giving Day! 1. Give a book to a friend or relative; 2. Wrap up a box of... More
  • Bokeh Photography

    by Icemanphotos | 4th of February, 2015

      All the way is the hardest to find that light. No matter how wide is your aparture, and how depth is your image, without the light is nothing. I'm still making images with nice depth of field but the best images are backlighted.   I suggest to you that look for... More
  • Dreamstime new look

    by Live4photo | 14th of January, 2015

      A new aspect of the web site.Very nice and intuitive.I like very much and I hope to please all users. Therefore, increase in sale! See Article
  • Simple Backgrounds

    by Steveacer | 28th of November, 2014

    As I always have a camera with me wherever I go I am always looking for new things to shoot. Speaking to a designer gave me the idea of simple backgrounds, so now when I am out and about I find myself looking into the sky, puddles, fences and the ground more. Here are... More
  • How Much is Too Much?

    by Jpavlish | 24th of November, 2014

    I just had recently had some images approved and got a couple rejections with the comment that I had too many similar images that would dilute the sales of my approved images. My original thought was to let the customer choose which image raise to the top, and I had slightly... More
  • Celebrating 300 photos in my portfolio!

    by Rhbabiak13 | 12th of November, 2014

    It hasn't been quite three months yet of me being a part of Dreamstime, but I have now crossed the 300 mark in my portfolio. I have learned so much about my photography in those three months. Here's a few o my newest photos that helped to get me to the 300 mark. Here'... More
  • First known ever book's cover page

    by Digikhmer | 10th of October, 2014

      The cover of this book has a special history. Without going into details, this photo was not purchased through Dreamtime or via another microstock agency. It was donated to the author of the book graciously to illustrate the book. As there is a hierarchical relationship... More
  • I am passionate about food

    by Magdalena99ro | 30th of September, 2014

    I am passionate about food. My passion is cooking and what's holding it. I like to experience new things that I did Blog to share those opinions and recipes with everyone. I was passionate small kitchen, my first feat was serving pancakes that I hid it from parents.... More
  • Ladakh

    by Ewamewa2 | 27th of September, 2014

    Hello, I have just returned from my first trip to Ladakh - the Land of High Passes in the Himalaya mountains in Jammu and Kashmir state, India. The region is really incredible: so beautiful and peaceful. Although it is dominated by Buddhist culture, you can find there... More
  • Wedding ceremony is my favourite photo

    by Toon12345 | 23rd of September, 2014

    My first sale. A lot of people in wedding ceremony in the church.  See Article
  • Dreamstime paid for my repair!

    by Wiscan | 17th of September, 2014

    This old iPhone, when it broke was a disaster. I decided to shoot it and let sales generate enough cash to repair it. Now to break my iPhone 6 ;-) [previmg]0,354,269,402_23683354[/previmg] See Article
  • Adil Younis

    by Kurdiny | 12th of September, 2014

    Dont light your smoke Your ashtray will stay clean and so will your lungs[previmg]0,300,23,135_100010[/previmg] See Article
  • 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
  • New to DT

    by Claudiobarreira | 9th of September, 2014

    Hello fellow DT users, I'm a photography enthusiast for a long time, always taking pictures for personal use and as a hobby. Recently I was introduced to the microstock world, which, of course, caught my attention. Why not try to make some extra money out of an hobby... More
  • Rookie on Dreamstime. Finally!

    by Drew300 | 12th of June, 2014

    Hi shooters! Finally got my stock pictures accepted by Dreamstime! After a few rejections I finally did it. It's a great motivation to see your photos were accepted. I started shooting a few months ago. Bought old used Nikon D300 with Sigma 17-70 f/2.8-4.5 plus I bought... More

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