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  • Key Lessons-Travel Photos III

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of January, 2008

    This is the final article in the series on Top Travel Spots. (Don’t neglect the list of Do’s and Don’ts at the end of this blog). When your location includes great diving spots like the warm waters of the Bay Islands of Honduras, consider shooting underwater. Shooting... More
  • Top Travel Photo Spots-2008

    by Ellenboughn | 19th of December, 2007

    The travel publications are out with their predictions for the top travel destinations for 2008. We searched them for spots that Dreamstime photographers had not yet covered comprehensively. Seven hot destinations for 2008 to visit and create images to fill out the Dreamstime... More
  • The RGB of it all

    by Ellenboughn | 10th of August, 2007

    Or is it the CYMK? (One matters online; the other in print). Do you dream in color? Did people dream in black and white before the invention of black and white film? If so, how did they know what the world looked like in black and white? When are color photos best and when... More
  • Dreamstime journey (8+ months)

    by Jimmytst | 31st of August, 2015

    Today, I received my second payment from Dreamstime. It's been a gritty and rewarding journey. Like running a marathon, perseverance and determination pays off, coupled with practice and inspiration from within and without. The support and guidance from the community... More
  • Assignment joy

    by Williamsphere | 21st of August, 2015

    I have been on Dreamstime for about 9 months now and have learned a lot about stock photography. I love being part of a photographic community and I am working toward becoming an exclusive contributor. This week my work achieved one of my highest goals to date (besides sales)... More
  • Porto, new touristic destination

    by Antonio1962 | 2nd of August, 2015

      Second city of Portugal,Porto is now a relevant touristic destination for people around the world.The weather,the river,the food,the sea,the possibility to go on boats to the vineyards at north.Is also a paradise for photographers.The llight is marvelous,the D.Luiz bridge,... More
  • Pictures I've taken and I'm proud of

    by Avenikolas | 20th of July, 2015

    I chose some of my pictures I´ve proud of. I hope you will like them. :) 1. Old Sumbanese People Making Fire I love this photo, because I needed to wait three days until they´ve started to trust me. I walked three times per day to their small village in West Sumba... More
  • Tour in my small town's weekly market in Morocco!

    by Truthservant | 17th of July, 2015

    Hello, I am new to Dreamstime and to photography as well. And I am interested in knowing your opinion about these photos I took in the weekly held market, in my small town, in Morocco.   You can buy dry wasted bread to feed your chicken..   medicinal herbs.... More
  • First Target Reached

    by Pamjreynolds | 8th of July, 2015

    Hi folks, I just wanted to say how pleased I am to have had another batch of files accepted. My acceptance ratio has improved as well - ten out of eleven this time, and I have at last reached my first benchmark of 50 images. There is still a long way to go to catch... More
  • Great achievement - 24 sales at once

    by Stef22 | 24th of June, 2015

    Today I managed to sell 24 images simultaneous. All of them are sports editorial images! Here's the list: 5 images of Jose Mourinho 2 images of Frank Lampard 2 images of Jose Mourinho and Frank Lampard together 2 images of Marco Van Basten 2 images of Angel Di Maria... More
  • Our national bird!

    by Heathse | 11th of June, 2015

    The red Robin (Erithacus Rubecula) has just been made the UK's National Bird. (About time some will say!) It may be in the news for a few days so please help me add some more images to my 'red robin' collection. These are a few already there.       Thank... More
  • Never give up chasing the light

    by Guernica | 4th of June, 2015

    485 reaching 500, Finally I'm close to 500 uploads, still have pending uploads, After long slow journey and many rejections, I like to say I learned a lot about stock and with the help and support of kind contributors on Dreamtime and your positive comments I was able to... More
  • First Sale

    by Pamjreynolds | 19th of May, 2015

    Hello Folks, First of all I want to thank the mystery buyer of one my images, marking my first sale on Dreamstime. Hopefully it will now lead to further sales. The excitement of having images accepted on DT in the first place is just fantastic, especially after having... More
  • My first $100

    by Tigertim01 | 5th of May, 2015

    Hi fellow dreamers. Just wanted to share some success in reaching my first milestone of $100 on Dreamtime. I started back in Sept last year and had only owned my camera for about 3 months and wanted to challenge myself to see if anyone would want to buy a photo I had... More
  • Colorful people

    by Teodororoianu | 27th of April, 2015

    This Saturday took place The Color Run in Bucharest where apparently people run with lots of coloured powder on them. I couldn't get in the middle of the action because there where powder everywhere but still i managed to take some shots.     More
  • The Sand Pyramids of Bulgaria

    by Ellikoleva | 26th of April, 2015

    Bulgaria is a country where you can go to the sea in the summer and skiing in the winter. But for the people who are not into mainstream tourism and like hiking and less crowded places, the Bulgarian sand pyramids are an amazing natural phenomenon one must see.   The pyramids... More
  • Four years with Dreamstime

    by Mrhighsky | 25th of March, 2015

    Four years ago I created my dreamstime account just as an experiment. I didn't know at that time that I will come so far. I was still a student (an engineering student). Photography and and design was my hobby. My dreamstime portfolio doesn't only represent some images but... More
  • Offering of Flowers, Fallas (Valencia, Spain)

    by Angelaciudad | 11th of March, 2015

    For two days during the 4 day of the Fallas festival, the citizens of Valencia and the whole autonomous region, offer their bouquets to the Virgin dressed up with their best and always colourful traditional dresses. At the end of the parade, all is completely decorated with... More
  • Travel Photos

    by Luisfgil | 1st of March, 2015

    Hi I have been submitting photos about travel and tourism, from the regions and countries that I visit. Until now I have added from Austria and Germany. Some weeks I had vacations in my home region of Alentejo - south of Portugal - and now I have submitted new photos... More
  • Cruise liners in Batumi

    by ImagesLib | 27th of February, 2015

    Cruise liners visited Batumi in 2013 - 2014           See Article

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