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  • Build Your Brand

    by Ellenboughn | 25th of November, 2008

    Dreamstime success depends on many factors beyond an exciting and diverse portfolio. Building a reputation for a particular style or special subject niche creates a ‘brand’. As designers become familiar with your work, they will seek out your images by searching first... More
  • Personal Best

    by Ellenboughn | 7th of October, 2008

    Individual, recreational sports offer distraction from day to day stress and provide unlimited shooting opportunities. Engaging images of healthy activities and individuals competing with themselves to improve their skills and prowess are effective for a wide range of users... More
  • Is Your Photography Art?

    by Ellenboughn | 21st of May, 2008

    There is a continuing dust up between those who claim that commercial photography isn’t art and that the photos in museums and galleries shouldn’t be sullied by appearing in promotions or ads. Not withstanding the fact that most photographers that fall into the ‘collectible... 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 Eyes Have It

    by Ellenboughn | 26th of March, 2008

    Facial expressions and body language can either make or break a photo. Again and again we see images that would be successful if only there was emotion in the image instead of a subject with a bored look or a blank stare. How can you get your models more engaged with your... More
  • Mommy LOOK!

    by Ellenboughn | 1st of June, 2007

    Everybody loves a baby...unless they are screaming in the seat next to you on a cross-country flight. And almost everyone has a baby around the house at one time or another. But beware...babies and children can be like little flowers: way too many images of them to compete... More
  • Doctor in the House

    by Ellenboughn | 27th of March, 2007

    With an explosion of medical advertising and health care issues often in the news in print and on the web, there is an increased demand for images of medical professionals. To produce images of doctors and nurses, it's not necessary to have access to a hospital. It'... More
  • Not Just a Pretty Face

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of March, 2007

    Facial expressions send strong messages about what an image is trying to say...what the image is about. Unfortunately, a model's lack of expression can sometimes cause the photo to say next to nothing. One expression to avoid is the pouty-pouty runway model blank... More
  • Building your Dreamstime portfolio

    by Afranklin116 | 17th of December, 2014

    I am new to stock photography! Now that a few of my photos are available online through Dreamstime, I'm excited to continue uploading and (hopefully) sell my photography. My next step is to build my Dreamstime portfolio and increase my exposure. Here is my plan to build... More
  • Milestone 800 images online

    by Hellen8 | 3rd of December, 2014

    I finally reached the milestone of 800 images online. What next ?    My next goal is to reach 1000 images online. It will not be easy. I have to work more, more, more... I'll try to have the most beautiful photos in my portfolio that will appeal to new buyers.... More
  • 500 sales reached

    by Streager | 27th of November, 2014

    Today i reach an important goal, 500 sales od Dreamstime. I'm so happy. :-)  See Article
  • Celebrating 300 photos in my portfolio!

    by Rhbabiak13 | 12th of November, 2014

    It hasn't been quite three months yet of me being a part of Dreamstime, but I have now crossed the 300 mark in my portfolio. I have learned so much about my photography in those three months. Here's a few o my newest photos that helped to get me to the 300 mark. Here'... More
  • 200 photos in portfolio and "Harsh life" assignment

    by Alisen | 11th of November, 2014

    Now I have more than 200 files in my portfolio for almost three months... Moving ahead- slowly but surely)))) I ponder what would develop themes in my works, and something to keep working on. Vector or photo - what to pay more attention to? While I do not know, but I... More
  • Sepak takraw is popular Awesome Southeast Asian sport

    by Pakinai17 | 7th of November, 2014

    Sepak takraw (Kick Volleyball).This Asian sport is arguably the most spectacular and most difficult to perform of all of the odd sports. a combination of volleyball, soccer and gymnastics. Each team has three players on the court at one time, played on a court with net height... More
  • "Athens Faces" / A portrait of Athens through its people's portraits

    by Vasilisgermanis | 4th of November, 2014

    "Athens Faces'' is an ongoing photojournalistic project in an effort to construct a census of the city of Athens, Greece through random (and not only) people's street portraits... With this project I am presenting ordinary people of Athens and their stories, their everyday... More
  • Celebrate 3000 pictures online!

    by Sasanka7 | 27th of October, 2014

        Hi All! Welcome in Sasanka7´s profile. I have new goal. First greater milestone! Let´s go to celebrate with me! 3 000 th picture:    Thank You Dreamstime friends! More
  • Good luck for everybody

    by Happyolga | 20th of October, 2014

      Hey there, thank you DT for giving an opportunity to develop my skills. I am here during a long time but was not active, now I see this is not only the way to earn some money this is also good way to develop photographer's skills. Good luck for everybody Olga More
  • 200 Pictures, next step! A little Milestone...

    by Cleymans | 10th of October, 2014

    Hi Picture-freaks: Finally:200 Pictures On-line, 5 months of Picture taking and learning. It took some time , hard work and devotion is a must have in this business...But I simply Love it and will not ever stop producing images with my left eye... Picture number... More
  • Celebrate 2800 pictures

    by Sasanka7 | 8th of October, 2014

                Hi All! Welcome in Sasanka7´s profile. I have new goal. First greater milestone! Let´s go to celebrate with me! 2 800 exclusive pictures online! Thank You Dreamstime! This is the picture ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥... More
  • 5000 approved photos. Time to say Hello again :)

    by Ciolca | 6th of October, 2014

    A year ago, precisely, I have decided to overcome my usual social reluctance and say Hello to the dreamstime community since I have reached the 1000 approved photos landmark. If you are curious you can find the post HERE. Now, one year later I have added four more thousand... More

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