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  • Secrets of Microstock SuperStars

    by Ellenboughn | 5th of November, 2008

    While in New York City last week for PhotoPlus Expo and the PACA (Picture Archive Council of America) International Conference, I attended a panel comprised of ‘Microstock SuperStars” moderated by PDN’s Daryl Lang. I heard some words of wisdom from the panel members... More
  • Chinchero

    by Apers | 13th of February, 2016

    Chinchero is a small village near Cuzco, Peru. This year I visited it for the second time (34 years apart). I really enjoyed going there: the white buildings (horizontal and vertical lines), the blue sky with the white clouds, the colorful dresses. The... More
  • Opening Sweden - Hagaparken

    by Articture | 12th of February, 2016

    Good day/evening/morning, friends! If you're going to Sweden one day, you should for sure visit "Hagaparken". It is a favorite vacation spot of the Swedes, who often call it simply "Haga". This is a huge pure area in the style of the 18th century.... More
  • The super-sellers

    by Physi28 | 10th of February, 2016

    If you ask me I can only say that among all bird species, Hummingbirds are the best sellers by far. It may be because to begin with, they are most of them beautiful elegant creatures with an amazing style of flight (but this can't be seen on a pic, isn't it?) and among the... More
  • Go back to start

    by Bartdierickx | 8th of February, 2016

    Dear Dreamstime contributors and designers, It's been a while since I wrote a blog. Everything in my life crumbled apart piece by piece during 2015: April 2015 I dislocated and broke both of my shoulder simultaneous during powerlifting (one of my passions). This meant... More
  • Opening Sweden - Stockholm

    by Articture | 7th of February, 2016

    Hello, my friends! Starting my blog I'm glad to share some views and fragments from our trip to wonderful Sweden.           In a few words Sweden means for me design and proportions, colors and textures, bicycles and ecology, streets and houses,... More
  • Most adorable woolly guys

    by Physi28 | 3rd of February, 2016

    In 2012 I made my second visit to Peru, this time to the Peruvian amazon which is simply amazing! The seasonal flooding of the amazon that year had been by far much stronger than the average and even the huts of the indians which are built high up on stilts were partially... More
  • Everyday Inspiration

    by Thanakrits15 | 6th of January, 2016

    Have you ever seen images in places so exotic, with subjects so amazing that you wish you could be in the photographer's shoes? Well guess what, you already are there! We've all experienced it - the "Photographer's Block" - that feeling that there is nothing to photograph!... More
  • home flash studio

    by Robertflynn | 3rd of January, 2016

    Hi Folks With the weather is Scotland being dire for a couple of months now i have put together a small "table top" studio. I have never been into studio photography and it is something i have been meaning to get acquainted with for some time now. This little table studio... More
  • Tips for creating sunstar images

    by Bavdekar | 14th of December, 2015

    In photography, sunstars are images of either the sun or a bright light source like a sodium vapour lamp, which appears as pointed star shapes. One such image of a light house at sunset is shown here.   Sunstars can be created by using a small aperture of the lens. The... More
  • Dubai architecture - Part 1

    by Ninoak | 28th of November, 2015

    The first architectural element in Dubai is tall building, so view from 59th floor on other skyscrapers and road infrastructure is exciting.   The view is from the DMCC tower.  Around can be seen other modern towers at JLT , with additional ones comming out through... More
  • 2 years with Dreamstime

    by Msalena | 27th of November, 2015

    Hello, guys! In fact, these 2 years were very interesting, teaching and ...quick! I would say, I have learnt a lot. I made a decision at the early stage tp become an exclusive contributor. Sometimes I doubt if it was right, but meanwhile I stay with this. Photography... More
  • 200 image online

    by Savo889 | 16th of November, 2015

    Its been some time and I have achieved for me this big number! Two sales and two image in the competition! I love nature,animals, architecture old, and its mostly my portfolio.Old architecture always admire. Think of how many hundredyears ago should people patience, skill,... More
  • Images of Peru: 14 sales in two days

    by Apers | 15th of November, 2015

    This summer I went to Peru and visited many nice places. I took a lot of pictures. Around 50 of these images were accepted by Dreamstime (acceptance rate well above 90%). The last two days 14 of these images have been sold! More blogs on this trip. Below you see the... More
  • Day Hill Fireplace

    by Dream111184 | 25th of October, 2015

      What’s up with a Fireplace on the top of Day Hill? On a beautiful October day in 2014 I hiked up to the top of Day Hill which is in Split Rock State Park. That was the fourth time I had visited this beautiful place. I learned about Day Hill from a friend years ago... More
  • Personal record picture sell after 2 days and 97 uploads

    by Jonathanfett | 22nd of October, 2015

      only two days Yoohooo!!!! some of my personal favorites       See Article
  • A trick to gain a new model :-)

    by Veronikaouskova | 13th of October, 2015

    Anytime a friend asks me for a help, I say "YES, but you know, could you give me a favor ...? That way I have created several very cooperative models. For example this guy needed to borrow a drilling machine:   And this one was very cold at a garden party, so I had... More
  • MY FIRST SALE !

    by Savo889 | 2nd of October, 2015

    I am very hapi ! I have first sale ! And when I drafted the text on the occasion of the first sale, came a SECOND sale ! 6 Months on, 4 Months actively, acceptante ratio 59.7%, 188 files online. Start ? I did not know what a stock photo. I do not know English well. I write... More
  • Travel Photography: Ketchikan, Alaska

    by Sunfire | 28th of September, 2015

    In the last article I wrote about downtown Seattle and some of its attractions. From there we boarded the cruise to our first stop, Ketchikan.   Ketchikan is a small city named after the Ketchikan Creek, which flows through the town, emptying into the Tongass Narrows... More
  • Shooting Manually - For Newbies

    by Circed | 20th of September, 2015

    I remember when I shot my first time exposing the image manually and noticed the richness of the images compared to the middle grey look of the automatic setting. Previewing the image through the lens before I clicked was how I decide the setting for the shot. I could view... More

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