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  • A simple trick for Hummingbird Photography

    by Physi28 | 26th of July, 2012

    Those among us who have been trying to get decent pictures of Hummingbirds in flight, know about the difficulties involved: some species exhibit a rather (relatively) slow flight between their stops in the air, allowing you to focus and shoot before they resume their move... More
  • Perfect photography

    by Silent47 | 25th of July, 2012

    When most of us we can achive this perfection? Amazing portfolio This i guess is my best natural photo and even if i like it is not even close to the photos within the link up What is your best natural image? More
  • My next victim - Peter Adams

    by Shadow69 | 25th of July, 2012

    Hello again, Based on the reactions to the last blog (Abell concise and me ranting), it would seem that people actually enjoy it when I rant. That, however, does not seem to include my wife who has made it absolutely clear, that all my ranting must be done outside her presence... More
  • Interior photography

    by Yellowind | 24th of July, 2012

    Well this article is for a newbies. If you have some information to fill up, I would be thankful. So what you need to interior photography? First of all your camera :) Then it is helpful to have lens at about 10-20mm angle diapason. If the room or hall is quite big, then... More
  • Mont Blanc, a provocation that deserves to be lived

    by Photodesign | 21st of July, 2012

    Written by Simina Cernat (member of Satwa Guna 2012 - Unknow Vietnam project) The idea of climbing Mont Blanc came in my mind last year, in Ladakh. I was on a pass over 5000 meters and I was thinking…now we are on a higher altitude than if we were on Mont Blanc. I was... More
  • Eternal Italy (Unknown Vietnam 2012- Satwa Guna project)

    by Photodesign | 19th of July, 2012

    Written by Simina Cernat (member of Satwa Guna 2012 - Unknow Vietnam project) We entered Italy…a child near me whispered, with a sad voice: ciao Italy. I asked him if he lives in Italy and he answered no. Do you like Italy? No. I was looking on the endless highway... More
  • The best camera

    by Georgecy | 17th of July, 2012

    Sometimes people ask me about which camera I think is the best (No, i'm not an expert). Well, the way I see it, there is really no such thing. Yes, there are cameras that can put out good or bad images, but that is in image quality terms. Give a bad camera to someone that... More
  • Milestone - first $1,000

    by Peanutroaster | 16th of July, 2012

    Now here is a milestone worthy of marking - I just reached my first $1,000 in sales. This month also marks my one year anniversary with Dreamstime, 600+ sales and 1,354+ uploads. And importantly my acceptance rate has gone from about 20 percent to around 70 percent.... More
  • Snap out of It and Get a Career in Photography

    by Zofia123 | 15th of July, 2012

    Have you ever wondered what the difference is between people with successful careers in photography and people that just dream of being photographers? Is it simply a matter of talent? I don’t think so. I think that, often, it’s a difference in confidence and drive.... More
  • Taking pictures in the best amusement park in the world.

    by Grisho | 9th of July, 2012

    In 2009 I signed up for a 4 month student work-and-travel program in the United States. There was a list of places I could chose from and I was more than thrilled to see that Cedar Point, the amusement park, which has been awarded for "Best Amusement Park in the World... More
  • The joy of photography

    by Razvanxr | 2nd of July, 2012

    A good professional photographer has to be an amateur photographer at heart. The origin of the word is “amator”, which means lover. ]So the amateur to me is the passionate one, the lover of the art who does not do it not for business. The pro should have that same love and passion, and happen to do it for work as well. I love taking photographs, because it enables me to connect with the world on a deeper level. When I take a picture, I connect with my worl More
  • Satwa Guna project - Unknown VIETNAM 2012

    by Photodesign | 2nd of July, 2012

    Preparations almost finished The departure date approaches and we are in a hurry. We got out in time from the bohemian state in which we had lost ourselves to apply for the Vietnamese visa. We thought that we could apply online and in 2 days the visa would be ready. It... More
  • Turn That Hobby Into A Career In Photography

    by Zofia123 | 2nd of July, 2012

    The average American work year is made up of 2080 hours. For someone who is in the workforce from the ages of 21 to 65, that’s… (Carry the one…) a lot of hours! That’s too many hours to spend doing something you don’t love. Is it time for you to turn your photography... More
  • Abell concise and me ranting

    by Shadow69 | 29th of June, 2012

    Hello again. It has been a while since my last blog. Things have been rather hectic. But, here I am again back on the trail of discovering how to become a better photographer through the gems of wisdom imparted by some well-known masters of light. First off, let me... More
  • My Story, 1 year, 400 on line, 150 sales

    by Vcarmstrong | 28th of June, 2012

    My microstock story started a year ago, I suppose one could argue that it started when I first picked up a camera, but for this story a year ago was when I opened an account with Dreamstime. I started my journey, just as this baby goat is starting life, not knowing what... More
  • Bird Photography: Approaching

    by Silasfirth | 25th of June, 2012

    I know it's been a while since my last blog articles on bird photography. I've been really busy and haven't been able to spend as much time working with my photos as I'd like. I still manage to get out, though, and hopefully this information will help you get the next shot... More
  • Now i can call myself officially a Photographer :) Got my diploma :)

    by Ela9 | 24th of June, 2012

    Just finished my photography studies, and received degree in photography :) Kinda excited, finally i finished something i have started, because usually i lose interest very fast in everything i do, and have hard time to focus. Anyway, its been one hell of the year, had... More
  • Photography Books You Should Read

    by Afagundes | 23rd of June, 2012

    Thie Photography Books Authors are for you to learn and step forward on your photography, this list is not of books of photographs. Since there are some newbies here all the time, I decided to publish a small list of books I think could help you on your journey. This... More
  • Resizing photos fixes broken histogram?

    by Alistaircotton | 21st of June, 2012

    Excessive image editing in Photoshop for stock photography, web design and print has a habit of making a histogram all blocked and bitty or something like an old toothbrush – so knackered-looking - nobody really wants to use it. However, there are times when excessive... More
  • Updates to Pinterest Terms

    by Peanutroaster | 7th of June, 2012

    Pinterest is a new and quickly evolving entity. Basically an infant social networking site trying to find its place in the world. One of its biggest challenges is dealing with copyright issues and finding a way to make money. Currently it is making money via affiliate... More

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