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  • Shots That Take Off. Shooting Air Travel

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of April, 2007

    In the next two months I'll be traveling across the US more than once, going to Alaska and to several destinations in Europe. Travel destination images are plentiful but what about images of travel itself?... More
  • 3d animations with blender3d compositing tools

    by Zenox2d | 9th of May, 2014

    I'm not using blender3d just for 3d modeling and rendering my objects.Sometimes I create 3d animations with particle effects, or create some turntable 3d animations of my 3d models. Blender3d is awesome software for modeling, but there are also awesome tools for video compositing.... More
  • Small insect is beauty animal

    by 220volt | 28th of April, 2014

    > Small insect is beauty animal. In spring, blooming flower and small animal. Flower is plant, insect is moving flower. See Article
  • 3000th image

    by Softdreams | 25th of November, 2013

    Today is a beautiful and happy day. I wanted to share with you. The photo quantity that I’ve reached to my second goal. Now my third goal is to reach 10000 photo’s and to obtain high sales. It’s needs to work too much and to make good plans. I’ve... More
  • My image has already begun selling

    by Qin0377 | 9th of October, 2013

    http://www.dreamstime.com/stock-image-spring-tibetan-plateau-every-most-suitable-season-to-go-to-tibet-tibet-not-very-cold-crops-began-to-turn-green-peach-image33379791 More
  • Stock Photos Are Created, Not Taken

    by Vcarmstrong | 24th of July, 2013

    If you have been around stock photography for any amount of time and paid attention to forums and blogs you undoubtedly have seen the phrase "Stock photos are created, not taken". Does this mean that you have to set up every situation and spend a ton of money of props and... More
  • Collection goes public: Social and Environment issues

    by Mangalika | 7th of July, 2013

    Well, I am an engineer by profession and photographer by passion..but honestly none of these were my childhood dreams :) My mom, being a botanist, always encouraged me about a clean and green environment, whereas my grand-pa, being a social worker, always encouraged me to... More
  • My First Photo Shoot With a Model

    by Mudplucker | 28th of March, 2013

    First Photo Shoot with a model: Well, I’m certainly glad to get my very first people shoot out of the way, but I did make a few mistakes ...AND it was quite a learning experience. I’m hoping that this blog will reinforce (to myself) what I need to do to elevate my... More
  • Planning resource

    by Chanevy | 19th of December, 2012

    I am going to try to create more marketable images by creating themes based on the calendar. Not just holidays, but months of this and that. I had some trouble locating a resource that had the information I wanted in one place. I like this calendar best, so,I am sharing... More
  • A Pre-Shoot Checklist

    by Mike2focus | 11th of November, 2012

    Three weeks ago I drove down to the beach for a shot at some sunset photos, the clouds were just right and the sky was full of color. I was pressed for time so I got there right when the sun was hitting the horizon. I hopped out of the car, threw the camera on the tripod,... More
  • What to do, when frustration knocks on your door...

    by Janceluch | 30th of October, 2012

    Hi guys, I decided to write this post to help myself (and maybe others) to get out of misery of frustration that strikes us - photographers from time to time... So... recently I haven't created any image (for a while already) - mostly because of no time (20 minutes per... More
  • Christmas is coming

    by Chanevy | 25th of October, 2012

    Are you working on your holiday images yet? I am just thinking about the new ones I will make, but have a couple from last year. What are your plans? See Article
  • Nature Environment

    by Mangalika | 9th of October, 2012

    I was brought up in a beautiful and peaceful place of India where I played with butterfiles, watched dramatic evening sky everyday and helped mom in gardening. Mom being a doctorate in Botany had always taught me lots of things about nature. The fascination still continues.... More
  • Spring plants and flowers

    by Jianbinglee | 6th of June, 2012

    may be a bit late, but I want to do to summarize or can. Winter already in the past, when the first one grass green, the than excessive interference by humans. More
  • What i was and what i got

    by Justmeyo | 2nd of November, 2011

    Today for some reason i said to look through my portfolio and search to see what photos i've sold more and which not .But doesn't matter that to much because i saw something that i liked more ...i saw sold photos from each session shot i did till now and that thing... More
  • Statistics

    by Dark3y3s | 1st of November, 2011

    I was looking through my statistics and noticed that in October I had the biggest approval ratio (over 80%), which made me really happy! I also had the most sales (not the biggest revenue, though) and I'm heading towards my first payout (still, not as fast as I'd like too)... More
  • Beautiful to watch, too poisonous to eat

    by Risto40 | 23rd of September, 2011

    Did you know summer end today? That's right, it's autumn now. But guess what, autumn is a mushroom season in many areas. I don't eat mushrooms, but I can help others to pick them and of course these are great object to photograph too. So, I'd like to show you some of what... More
  • Planning September...

    by Llareggub | 2nd of September, 2011

    Despite August being another best month ever for me in terms of number of sales and revenue it was a poor month for inspiration and uploads! September is a month for me that signifies the end of the hard work on our little small holding and the completion of our harvest... More
  • I finally reached $100 in sale!

    by Sgnajn | 15th of August, 2011

    Hi good day everyone! Last Friday(12 Aug 2011) I finally reached my first $100 in sale. I was so happy when I saw it today. I have 95 images online, here are some which have better sale: Hopefully I can have more sale in a very near future! Wishes everyone have... More
  • How Can a Model Be Both Sexy and Ugly?

    by Wisconsinart | 12th of June, 2011

    I had some recent sales lately with two images, each using the same model. They keyword search for one was UGLY and the other was SEXY. In looking at the images, it's obvious as to which one and why. While this may be amusing, there is a lesson to be learned here. Many... More

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