Stock Photography Articles about & Community Forum

  • The story behind this photograph

    by Winnietam | 16th of March, 2015

        At first glance, this picture is just that: a picture. Colorful maybe, a little sappy and sentimental maybe. I look at this photo as much more. My boyfriend at the time was about to deploy to Japan which was half a world away. This was going to be a huge... More
  • Never knew people were searching for ice and milk. I now know.

    by Beyo1980 | 16th of March, 2015

    Soms time ago I had a dream. The dream kept coming back, followed me around, even during day to day chores. And I knew I could make that dream come true. The dream? Gettin' smoking rich with photography. Yes, I was going to be that guy, that sold images and could make a living... More
  • 24 sales in less than 24 hours

    by Danielc1998 | 16th of March, 2015

    Some days ago I had 10 sales in one day but today I had a record of 24 sales in less than 24 hours. I dont know the reason but I hope this trend continue ! Anyone else had a similar sales trend recently?     See Article
  • Beaches, shores, stones, summer

    by ImagesLib | 15th of March, 2015

    A beach is a landform along the coast of an ocean, sea, lake, or river. It usually consists of loose particles, which are often composed of rock, such as sand, gravel, shingle, pebbles, or cobblestones. The particles comprising a beach are occasionally biological in origin,... More
  • Milestone 500 images online

    by Jeffrey9 | 15th of March, 2015

    Today I am so happy that I achieved Milestone - 500 images online. Some examples of my portfolio, hope you’d like it. Lugu Lake lies 200 kilometers from the center of Lijiang City       Snow mountain in Yading, Daocheng, Sichuan       The Pass... More
  • Tiwi people

    by Avenikolas | 15th of March, 2015

    Tiwi people are one of the indigenous groups of Australia living on Bathurst and Melville islands, 80 kilometers far from Darwin. I was lucky that I was able to spend with people on Bathurst island three days and furthermore, not as a tourist, but a friend. These islands... More
  • Photo Diary 56/365 • Selective Coloring • Sin Or Useful Tool

    by Joanna210 | 15th of March, 2015

    While reading different articles and opinions about selective coloring in photography sites and forums, this super famous song came to my mind, "It's a sin" by Pet Shop Boys. Is selective coloring a 'photographic sin'? Then I'm definitely a 'sinner', since I've used it many... More
  • 500 Files Online Milestone

    by Sebastian423 | 14th of March, 2015

    500 files milestone reached! Few examples of my portfolio hope you're going to like it. My son first flight he was very excited :O   My dogs amber eyes :)   Natures beauty!   Kids and TV's...   What a beautiful eyes   This one looks... More
  • Snow Sports Collection

    by Neildenize | 13th of March, 2015

    Hi there I have created a collection of a couple of my winter snow shots and are wanting any other snow sports shots out there to add to the collection would be much appreciated,Just send me them and I will gladly put them in. Cheers Neil Denize Here is a link to... More
  • Ha, love the dreamstime milestones: 100 $ earned , next step!

    by Cleymans | 10th of March, 2015

    Hello again photo-maniacs! Yes my first 100 dollars and I'm more and more motivated! Got more uploads then ever in the month of February... Better Acceptance ratio... And now I'm gonna approve my keywords... Also hope to get 500 pictures online in my first year.... More
  • It´s all about sales and popularity?

    by Avenikolas | 9th of March, 2015

    Dreamstime is my first photobank. I have uploaded 88 pictures in this moment. Almost all of them are photos of people, travelling and culture. I know this topics are not the best for selling, but that´s my hobby. Only three pictures of mine has been purchased and I know... More
  • 3 year anniversary

    by Phoenixci | 8th of March, 2015

    3 years ago I started my journey into stock photography, with all the ups and downs this morning I can sit and be proud of what was accomplished in that time frame. so 3 years later I have over 800 images accepted and almost 450 sales, was aiming for 1000 images on-line and... More
  • Social Behavior of Horses

    by Hel080808 | 6th of March, 2015

    Horses are happy to come out of the stable at every time. But in spring they get very activ. No matter if the weather is bad - they are doing their games. And even if you are not able to understand horse behavior - like me - it's a pleasure to take photos of them! ... More
  • Making it work while being on vacation

    by Juanpfotografia | 5th of March, 2015

    My wife and I had a tough 2014 so we decided we needed some fun and booked a ticket to Orlando, Florida to visit the Disney and Universal Studios parks, and also the Kennedy Space Center. It's a long trip from Buenos Aires, Argentina, and at first, I thought I wouldn't take... More
  • Celebrating 300 sales

    by Bennymarty | 4th of March, 2015

    I'd like to share with you my new milestone of 300 sales I'm parto of this community since 9th may 2014 and I'm exclusive contributor Sales came day by day, slowly with ups and downs, but now the balance is very positive because most sales are now from credits than from... More
  • Milestone 1000 images online

    by Hellen8 | 4th of March, 2015

    Hello everyone ! Thousand images online was my recent goal. ... and here it is ! I am very very happy today. Today I achieved big Milestone - 1000 images online and I would like to share my joy with you all.     Yes. Today I will celebrate. I'll have... More
  • Batumi Botanical Garden

    by ImagesLib | 3rd of March, 2015

    The Batumi Botanical Garden (Georgian: ბათუმის ბოტანიკური ბაღი) is a 111 hectare area of land 9 km north of the city of Batumi, capital of Autonomous Republic of Adjara, Georgia. Located at the place called Mtsvane Kontskhi ("The... More
  • 10 most used stock illustrations

    by Andreeadobrescu | 3rd of March, 2015

    If you want to create a flyer or a children's book, or you just want an icon to illustrate a button on your website, stock illustrations offer you a wide range of possibilities and elements that you can mix together to create unique designs or use them as they... More
  • ZODIAC -12 exclusive portrets

    by Alenalazareva | 2nd of March, 2015

    MY NEW ARTWORKS: Horoscope Zodiac - 12 Fantasy portrets beautiful woman                         More
  • Became exclusive contributor today and planning for next milestone!

    by Primesh7 | 2nd of March, 2015

    My approved list of images in bellow link... http://www.dreamstime.com/primesh7_more-latest-adition_pg1  See Article

Stock Photography that BLOGS!

Interact, make friends, share tips and techniques, have fun. Dreamstime wants your ideas and thoughts whether you are a photographer, designer or regular user. Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite images and photographers, post tutorials or simply exchange opinions with your with fellow dreamstimers.

Don't forget words and pictures go great together so make sure you choose some Dreamstime favorite pics to brighten your article. For inspiration, check out the hottest or the most useful blogs on the left.

Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite stock images and photographers

Create your blog

questions, meet answers

Join the discussion in the Dreamstime photography forum. Learn from, and share with, hundreds of professional stock photographers just like you!

Photography Forums