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  • So you want to be a Macro photographer

    by BCritchley | 26th of September, 2012

    Ok, for ages I have toyed with the idea of trying out macro photography. Normally I end up leaving this thought on the back burner thinking it's a lot of trouble to photograph bugs. Any hows today I stumbled across this great video by Thomas Shahan's video on shooting... More
  • My first 100$!

    by Dark3y3s | 21st of September, 2012

    I have finally reached my first 100$ today, after more than 2 years contributing to DT agency :) Although somewhere along the way I lost my hope for this thing to happen, when I saw today that I achieved it I felt really happy and raised my hopes and expectations back high.... More
  • Slovenia

    by Dark3y3s | 21st of September, 2012

    I ended my summer with a visit to Slovenia. It was a roadtrip, full of unexpected surprises and, nevertheless, a learning experience. Unfortunately, only the first days were sunny and warm, to travel then on a terrible weather from Maribor to Ljubljana and the Adriatic... More
  • What I Did This Summer .or. How Stock Photography has Changed my World

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 20th of September, 2012

    I think there is something magical about this time of the year on dreamstime. Maybe I'm a bit of a voyeur, but I love to browse through random porfolios to get a peek into how my fellow contributors spent there summer holidays (or winter holidays, for our friends... More
  • Barcelona

    by Dark3y3s | 14th of September, 2012

    I had the chance to visit Barcelona this summer and I was amazed by this beautiful city. It is incredibly full of life and movement, you just can't get bored there! And the beach is fantastic, it was a joy to take a swim in the sea and then chill on the beach while reading... More
  • Seeing faces everywhere

    by Georgecy | 8th of September, 2012

    There is one kind of photography that i like doing that isn't really suited for stock photography. Then again i like taking pictures, and i take pictures when i feel like it. In any case, one thing i do to make it even more fun is add small stories or thoughts to some things... More
  • team work.. I wonder....

    by Inyrdreams | 6th of September, 2012

    I took a look into his secret world of photos and discovered untold treasure. although we do often photograph the same things, we see them differently, have different cameras, and as he is 6'5" and I am a foot shorter, even our point of view becomes different. So here... More
  • Please Vote

    by Alexpollard | 5th of September, 2012

    Being a young photographer and still in my first year of photography it would be nice to go out with a bang and win a competition this year. So i would really appreciate it if you could vote for my image called "YP_163_When Time Slows Down" How to vote: Flickr:... More
  • Product review

    by Robseguin | 31st of August, 2012

    I recently picked up a light tent for small product photography and wanted to share my initial tests. The one I purchased was the Dynaphos DPL-005L 24x24 LightCube. It packs really small and comes with 4 different backdrops (Black, White, Red and Blue). Please... More
  • (A Little) Advice For Microstock Newbies

    by Angelaostafichuk | 19th of August, 2012

    After reading over the message boards I realized there is a lot of frustration coming from new photographers who are dipping their toes into the stock pond. Take heart and make note, we all (or most of us) have been there before. Here are a few tips to make life easier.... More
  • Can photography change us?

    by Acosmin | 15th of August, 2012

    Thinking about photography made me realize the implications of this strong word. Apart from pictures or photos, photography has a greater and deeper meaning, it has that little extra which sometimes can make you shed a tear or laugh as loud as you can, smile, feel compassion... More
  • My drug, photography

    by Alexandru86 | 4th of August, 2012

    When i start to think about photography, all kind of things start to run trough my head. I never thought that i will ever be so addictive about thins thing. When I started, not a long time ago, i really had nothing in common with this passion, i did not had a camera,... More
  • 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

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