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  • Russian lens BOKEH

    by Yellowind | 27th of September, 2012

    Hello, I've just tried russian lens JUPITER-9 and was amazed of it's specific beautiful bokeh. Now I want to try Hellios, this thing is also pretty much great. If you like to experiment, let's try this particular lens: Jupiter-9, Hellios and other old russian lens.... More
  • Dreamstime leads to a world of surprises.

    by Davidwatmough | 25th of September, 2012

    If you set yourself a target for monthly uploads the Summer months are best for getting out to capture new material. Joining DT will encourage you to go to events you haven't attended before and to visit new places. Below are only a few samples of images from recent events.... More
  • Why donating your images

    by Amilevin | 18th of September, 2012

    Hi all, As I'm starting my fifth year here in DT I started getting automated messages from admins regarding old images. The message indicated that I have an image which is online for 4 years now and have no sales. DT suggests 3 actions you can take, re-keywording the... More
  • Analysing my last sold images….

    by Baldas1950 | 14th of September, 2012

    After 15 months I've started to upload pictures, in the last days I have reached the 300$ of gain with 150 images sold. So I started to look at the pictures I've sold in the past two months to try to understand what are the preferences of the buyers. I quote here some... More
  • Tips on capturing a stunning backlit portrait

    by Nansaidh | 28th of August, 2012

    Dramatic back-lighting from the sun and the golden flares that flood your viewfinder can give you an incredible image. Not only that, the mood of your photo is vastly different from portraits, there’s a warm, feminine feel to this, and your artistic flexibility is truly... More
  • 200th image finally

    by Ewamewa2 | 18th of August, 2012

    After two years I sold the 201st image:) I know it is not much and impressive but still, since I upload mostly editorials taken during my travels therefore stocks are rather my hobby than occupation so I am really happy and a kind of proud of myself:) These are few of the... More
  • TIFF sale...yeeeey :)

    by M4rio1979 | 22nd of June, 2012

    I just login today and seen a change in my earnings balance. It is because I have sold my second TIFF image. I remember I was in vineyard while I have taken this TIFF sold photo of old rusty nails. It really feels good when you have a bigger sale then usual. I would like... More
  • Final Exposure

    by Elianehaykal | 17th of June, 2012

    This is a self-marketing blog in the hopes of bringing a last-chance exposure to a few of my old files. I really like them but they're not selling and already got or will soon get the notice of 1 month before becoming free/re-keyworded/disabled. I'm leaning towards re-... More
  • The beauty of Yorkshire - York, Knaresborough and more...

    by Androniques | 17th of June, 2012

    Hi Dreamers! :) Today I just want to share with you some of the North parts of England, which is the true old England as some would say, because it is the surroundings of York - the ancient capital of Britannia Inferior, as proclaimed by the Emperor Severus. Did you... More
  • Old images

    by Dorvard | 13th of June, 2012

    Some works of art, photographs we find in attics, in the old cellars, trenches, in dilapidated buildings. Among them there are absolute masterpieces, very successful exclusive footage that could be forever lost. The author of these works, as a rule, is not known, but what... More
  • Collections Contribution Request Part XI

    by Elianehaykal | 10th of June, 2012

    As usual, I worked on putting together 6 new collections which need your input. However, unlike my previous 10 blogs, the formatting will be a bit different as it will be for each series of the future 10 blogs :) Please, before sending anything to be added, read the... More
  • Passing of a dear man

    by BCritchley | 9th of May, 2012

    So not at all stock related but I wanted to share with the DT community and fellow friends on here the passing of a great man.     John was 88 when he died on Saturday 5th May 2012 and will be very much missed by all that knew him. I'm not one for being sad... More
  • Facebook functionality

    by Andrews71 | 8th of May, 2012

    Hello, at the bottom of my DT home page there is a Facebook funcionality Post your latest activity: Downloads | Uploads | Sold photos | Blogs Can I ask as it does work? I cannot do it neither if I am fan of DT on Facebook. It would be nice, if DT automatically... More
  • In search of Good Food-Visit to Amritsar,Part-2

    by Gauravmasand | 6th of May, 2012

    For the first part, pls visit this link. With these words, we enter the community kitchen(langar) at the Golden temple complex,Amritsar,Punjab,India. The Lord himself is the farm Himself is the farmer Himself he grows and grinds the corn Himself he cooks Himself... More
  • In search of Good Food-Visit to Amritsar,Part-1

    by Gauravmasand | 1st of May, 2012

    We required divine intervention to continue ahead with the blog, and what better place than Amritsar. Amritsar:the spiritual capital of the Sikhs and gained its name, meaning "Holy Pool of Nectar", from the body of water around the Golden Temple. We start our journey for... More
  • April: sad month....

    by Gheburaseye | 21st of April, 2012

    What sadness: so far this month I sold just two illustrations on dreamstime ... oh, how strange are these changes in the sales! There are periods where I sell a lot and others where I sell just a little, even though it was many months since I sold so few pictures.... More
  • Arnold Newman's art

    by Shadow69 | 17th of April, 2012

    Although my approach has become popularly known as environmental portraiture, it only suggests a part of what I have been doing and am doing. Overlooked is that my approach is also symbolic and impressionistic or whatever label one cares to use. So said Arnold Newman... More
  • New (old) editorials from India

    by Ewamewa2 | 4th of April, 2012

    I put a few new (though "old" since taken 2 years ago) editorials from India, taken in the area of Melkote town in Karnataka, known to be one of the holy centres of Vaishava sect in Southern India. . Enjoy:) I hope you like them:) More
  • 23 sales in March

    by Yellowind | 31st of March, 2012

    Hi, How was your month? Mine had 23 sales, though most of them were subscriptions, so had not got plenty of gold :) This month was lucky for uploading more to me, because of a few photo sessions with models. And the acceptance ratio has grown a bit. Well waiting for... More
  • Check and recheck

    by Miraclemoments | 30th of March, 2012

    After my recent upload frenzy I was slowly running out of files to upload and with my day job taking up well...most of my day, I didn't exactly have the opportunity to just go out and shoot. So I though what can I photograph at home or where to look...plugged in the... More

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