• Home
  • Blogs
  • Stock Photography Blog & Community Forum

Stock Photography Articles about photograp & Community Forum

  • Planting a backyard garden

    by Tempestz | 22nd of April, 2013

    One easy technique to capture great flower pictures is to plant them in your yard. This will allow you to photograph the flowers when they are budding, to blooming, to losing their luster at anytime during the day without ever having to leave your yard. Having the ability... More
  • Improving your landscape photography

    by Honkamaa | 21st of April, 2013

    Hello there. Here are my top tips if you are a happy amateur who is thinking about getting a little bit more serious with landscape photography. 1. Get out of bed – You need to be on the field when the light is the best which usually is around sunset and around sunrise.... More
  • Using Technology And Social Media To Help Improve Your Photography

    by Angelaostafichuk | 19th of April, 2013

    In today's society, social media has become king of communication. Those who want that golden information have to be able to connect, sift, and figure out what all the information means. It's a difficult job and can be quite time consuming when you are starting out as a... More
  • And here I cross 200 :)

    by Mangalika | 16th of April, 2013

    Really glad to see my 200th image online :) My stay at a happening city like Singapore and our trip to Indonesia have recently brought me numerous sets of new shots and a growth in sales. I am still in process of picking lots more from my repository. There was a day when... More
  • Some landscapes and 200 online.

    by Robinstockphotos | 11th of April, 2013

    I have thinking for a long time to do some landscape photos. But because there are too many landscape photos, I was trying to hit something that would be easy to capture and still stand out of the category of normal "Landscape" photography. I had asked for a portfolio... More
  • Black and White Photography vs. Color Photography

    by Yelo34 | 10th of April, 2013

    I consider myself a color photographer so this blog may be biased. I rarely use black and white. However, I see how many people tend to use it or even over use. Since, I consider myself a work in progress, I decided to do some research on visual design, specifically regarding... More
  • Finally on Dreamstime

    by Jfanchin | 5th of April, 2013

    I finally get some of my images on Dreamstime, this is so exciting I've create my account since last year, and only now i finally get the time to upload my works I am really glad I'm on DT, and be surrounded by people who have a mutual interest "Photography" this is so... More
  • Illustration or photography?

    by Dianabahrin | 3rd of April, 2013

    I'm in love with photography.I see myself running around with a camera even when I'm really old, but when it comes to stock I have realized that illustrations also sell very well. I have seen many illustrations and many photographs that sell very well and I&#... More
  • How to Photograph a Beer Glass

    by GWHughes | 2nd of April, 2013

    Here's a short video on how to photograph shiny glass objects, like this golfer beer glass, without getting the glare on the front. Click here to view the video: How to Photograph a Beer Glass • Use a piece of white poster board curved up the back with black... More
  • Average Day in a Photographer's Life

    by Yelo34 | 30th of March, 2013

    When the cell phone rang in the morning announcing a new day, I felt like sleeping late. Yesterday, we celebrated my birthday and I went to bed late. Do you imagine? My friends always expect the pictures and I had to edit and upload them to my FB page. What a nice surprise... More
  • Every approved photo is not easy

    by Woojee | 28th of March, 2013

    I haven't into photography in the road, I saw the photography of others, always think they are easy to get, but in fact, when I seriously carry camera decided to take some good work, but found himself can't really grasp this everything, not only is the art photography,... More
  • SMENA WORLD-2012 PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION OPENS IN SAINT-PETERSBURG

    by Cathconvey | 26th of March, 2013

    On March 23, 2013 Smena World-2012 photography exhibition opened in Saint-Petersburg, Russia. It’s a great pleasure and an honor for me to be one of the authors presented there! Smena World is an international photo contest existing since 2006. For those photographers... More
  • Poor man's lighting!

    by Robinstockphotos | 23rd of March, 2013

    I don't know why I chose the title, but this method of lighting is quite nice and gives you studio quality shots. You could use a torch or candle for all I care. Use anything that produces light for around 15s. Rich man method: Get a couple speedlites and softboxes and... More
  • Photography: College or University?

    by Yelo34 | 21st of March, 2013

    Recently, I was talking to a friend's daughter who wants to take Photography in the university. I was amazed how she knew about history and art besides she had some excellent pictures to show. I could tell she really liked it! She was turning down two Psychology offers in... More
  • The best file transfer site on the web and they support DreamsTime

    by Mike2focus | 13th of March, 2013

    I work for a busy ad agency, and we need to move large digital files around throughout the week to clients, commercial printers and industry partners. The problem is that some people and some companies don't have FTP sites or FTP programs to access our FTP site. The solution... More
  • Add Your Dreamstime Photos to Your Own Videos to Increase Sales

    by GWHughes | 11th of March, 2013

    If you are wanting to drive people to your Dreamstime images try providing video content for viewers and point people to your Dreamstime portfolio. Here's how: 1. include some of your photos in videos that you make 2. make sure there is good value to the viewer- not just... More
  • My oldest photo sold!

    by Robinstockphotos | 10th of March, 2013

    My oldest photo of this bird served someone yesterday. I'm quite happy about this. This was probably the first or second photo online back then. My AR was something like 17% probably. Maybe worse. I don't remember because I don't want to. ;) I also recently sold the second... More
  • Unusual photography!

    by Hanbaoluan | 10th of March, 2013

    Every year the lunar New Year, during this holiday, for "civilian social fire" photos, I am going to the countryside to live seven to eight days, where conditions are very hard, but, in order to shoot more good photos, must overcome the difficulties. China shaanxi baoji LONGZHOU... More
  • 500 Sales Thanks to the DT Community!

    by Mike2focus | 4th of March, 2013

    In May of 2011 I bought my first camera! I was so excited to start shooting photos so I could upload them on DreamsTime. DreamsTime is my favorite micro stock agency that I'd been using to purchase photos for projects at the ad agency I work at. But like most people, I didn'... More
  • Filtering: how much is too much?

    by Marceladmiraal | 2nd of March, 2013

    Hey everybody, recently I uploaded this image which is one of my favourites of my recent shoot. It is the Capelo do Ferrel in Portugal (image ID 29327797). I added a slight filter on it to bring out the white of the walls and the clouds against the blue of the sky.... More

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