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  • About and around CEPIC, Dublin 2010

    by Tangie | 17th of June, 2010

    We're back from this year's CEPIC conference and after gathering the notes and observations made there, we've put together this article to give you a general idea of what went on in Dublin. This year, more than ever, microstock was under the spotlight. Many... More
  • Spectator Sports

    by Ellenboughn | 1st of April, 2008

    As a photographer you need to be the most focused of all spectators at sporting events not only to make the best images but to keep from getting into the action yourself. To see what happens when a photographer forgets where he is, go to this video before reading on. There... More
  • The New China

    by Ellenboughn | 12th of March, 2008

    The world prepares to visit China in great numbers for the 2008 Olympics. Many visitors may be surprised at the extent of China’s expansion. According to Businessweek, “China will soon be home to the world's largest airport, the world's first fully sustainable city, and... More
  • Special Needs

    by Ellenboughn | 27th of November, 2007

    The idea that we need to focus our lenses on people with disabilities and special needs came to me while reading Daryl’s Lang’s (PDNPulse) post last week. He mentioned a new book by the well-known portrait, celebrity and ad photographer, Richard Corman. Corman has photographed... More
  • Snap! Not! Vacation Photos

    by Ellenboughn | 2nd of July, 2007

    Trying to pack too many photos into too little time can result in photos of everything but few, if any, terrific shots. To document your vacation as well as taking some great shots for Dreamstime, you need to plan ahead. It's not just about getting the best airfare and hotel... More
  • Dreamstime and CEPIC

    by Ellenboughn | 11th of June, 2007

    The Dreamstime Team is in Florence, Italy for the annual CEPIC (Coordination of European Picture Agencies) Congress. Serban Enache, Dragos Jianu and I were among the 900 delegates from 500 companies from 50 countries to attend the four day Congress. We met in a truly... More
  • Fore!

    by Ellenboughn | 11th of May, 2007

    Golf is no longer a game just for the plaid pants, country club set. Both ends of the financial spectrum have taken up the sport in big numbers. Not just bank presidents are rolling around the course; the fastest growing segment of the golf business is in the Arab Emirates... More
  • Moving Pictures

    by Ellenboughn | 27th of April, 2007

    An industry that involves big trucks, banks and emotional trauma needs images to illustrate its goods and services. Americans change locations on average every five years. Standard business leases are often for five years or less. I am about to cart everything I own, two... More
  • A Simple Life

    by Ellenboughn | 24th of April, 2007

    A growing awareness of environmental issues has created a parallel change in personal values for many people. Instead of the conspicuous consumption of years past and the over indulgent styles of the 90's, more and more seek a quieter lifestyle.... More
  • Your Turn

    by Ellenboughn | 17th of April, 2007

    I've been churning out blogs at a furious pace. Now it's your turn. Here are a few of my favorite images from the Dreamstime collection. I'll tell you why I responded to them and then I hope you'll suggest subjects you would like to see in future blogs. Post suggestions... More
  • Whistler ski resort in western Canada

    by Leswrona | 13th of January, 2016

          Whistler is a Canadian resort town in western Canada, approximately 125 km north of Vancouver. Its pedestrian village has won numerous design awards in 1990’s. Before the tourist has arrived this land has been inhabited by the Squamish and Lil’wat First Nations.... More
  • First sale!

    by Anouknoordhuizen | 25th of December, 2015

    Just 1,5 weeks ago I posted my first blog: New on dreamstime. I just got accepted on Dreamstime and was wondering when I would sell my first picture. And then it happend: Two days ago I sold my first picture! It was a picture of presents under the christmas tree. I am very... More
  • Merry Christmas to Everyone

    by Digikhmer | 21st of December, 2015

    Santa came very early this year to bring a marvelous present. It is not a latest gadget for geek nor a new camera. Santa bring me three digit monthly revenue. The picture below is the one that add the third digit :)   Again, Merrry Christmas for Everyone! More
  • The moment doesn't come twice

    by Elgunn | 18th of December, 2015

    If we were in a place, of course we will look and feel the events that can not be repeated again. There are many good events that occurred in the and the surrounding environment us to we are immortal right.  See Article
  • I Can't Believe I took That Picture...

    by Popsidoodle | 18th of December, 2015

    Has it ever happened to you? You take a look at your photos and think, that's not mine, I couldn't have taken that... Then you realize you had to because you remember holding the camera, but you still shake your head in wonder. It happens to me all the time. Here are some... More
  • The beauty of Maldives

    by Alexandr822 | 9th of December, 2015

    Winter has begun, New Year and Christmas closer every day. People covering with fur clothes, hiding from cold in cozy warm houses, spending evenings near fireplaces with cup of hot tea watching favorite TV series, reading books under blanket. This is traditional way of spending... More
  • 100 pictures, portfolio milestone unlocked

    by Valmartyn | 8th of December, 2015

    It has been an effort, but I have learned and now looking forward to building a bigger portfolio! Good hunt to all of the beginners.    See Article
  • New Collection: untypical christmas illustrations

    by Cglightning | 7th of December, 2015

      Hi, i started a new collection with untypical christmas illustrations. When you think you have an image, which fits in this collection, feel free and be a part of it :) it should be an illustration (Vector, drawing, rendering...) with an unusual christmas scene.... More
  • 150 approved images

    by Bmcleod19 | 23rd of November, 2015

    I just had my 150th image approved after being on here about 2 weeks now. I haven't had any sales yet, but hopefully that will happen soon. Right now, I have an approval ratio of about 28%, which has increased for 21% when I first started uploading. The first day or two that... More
  • Back on loop with 200 pictures online

    by Alexandr822 | 19th of November, 2015

    More than year ago i heard about stock photography at first time and registered at Dreamstime wishing to sell some of my pictures. After one month i already had few sold pictures and i was very happy with that. That time i used to work as resort photographer at Maldives and... More

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