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  • My daughter debuts as a DT model...

    by Vishwakiran | 19th of January, 2010

    I am very excited to see my six year old daughter's debut image get approved in DT. I have been self learning protrait and studio lighting in my makeshift home studio. With a little cajoling, I could get my little one to pose for a few shots using a simple wireless flash... More
  • Lovely couple

    by Peter.kirillov | 19th of January, 2010

    Just finished uploading the series of self-portraits of me and my lovely Nataly. Personally, I am happy with results, however, sales are not that high yet :) Hope it is just a matter of time. And do you enjoy shooting yourself? :) More
  • To crop or not ?

    by Indianeye | 19th of January, 2010

    In practical condition while shooting many times it is not possible to frame your subject as one is visualizing the shot. There may be number of reasons like the situation doesn't permit, limitation of lens zoom, the shortage of time to frame properly etc. My best advice... More
  • My first executive image sale in DT

    by Davulcu | 19th of January, 2010

    At the end one of my executive images has been sold in DT and I am very glad for that. My download counter shows 1 however ... Can anybody explain this ? See Article
  • My best model

    by Fcarucci | 15th of January, 2010

    She's a born model :) Some technical details: all shots are with camera right umbrella, and sunlight used as rim light to separate the subject from the background. But technical details mean really nothing, what counts is the model and capturing her soul..... More
  • New Collection - Editorial India

    by Chrisrawlins | 2nd of December, 2009

    I've put together some wonderful pictures from India. The collection focuses on people from India and is a series of naturalistic portraits and people in their environments. Please, take a look. The collection has only just started but there are already many pictures... More
  • Blond or brune

    by Nata_rass | 1st of October, 2009

    I am happy to admit that my photographying and photoshopping skills are getting better with time. As a proof of my claim I demonstrate two photos. The left one is "old", made at the early stage of my work with portable light. The right one was taken in eight months after... More
  • Photographer on a budget

    by Ladykassie | 11th of September, 2009

    Just a helpful hint... I finally got up to speed and bought a studio lighting set, and also backdrops...particular the green screen. So.. I am more into shooting portraits and why would I need a huge backdrop if I am shooting from the waist up?.... a helpful solution.... More
  • Working with Children

    by Azurelaroux | 6th of August, 2009

    A strange mix of adult human and small pet. They can be cute, charming sweet and adorable. Or they can howl and bite you every time you get within reach. Children are one of the most sellable subjects to photograph while simultaneously being one of the most frustrating subjects... More
  • Skin retouch

    by Jordanrusev | 6th of August, 2009

    Here is a another quick and very useful photoshop tip for retouching a skin. 1. First open the picture of-course. I will use this picture for example . 2. Duplicate the layer (CTRL+J) 3. Median filter on the duplicated layer (Filter -> Noise -> Median). In my picture... More
  • Introducing the G20 Portrait Collection...

    by Wingnutdesigns | 29th of July, 2009

    I'd like to introduce you all to the new collection of illustrations that are now available on Dreamstime... G20 PORTRAIT COLLCECTION This unique collection of hand drawn illustrations includes all 19 world leaders and the 3 EU representatives for 2009 as follows;... More
  • new portaits series

    by Morgancapasso | 29th of July, 2009

    i create an new series of portraits stock oriented with the model anna i will like your opinion morgan See Article
  • my cute baby

    by Eprom | 2nd of July, 2009

    My cute baby is 6 months now. Do you like him? See Article
  • Corrective Techniques for portraits

    by Creativei | 7th of April, 2009

    Here is the first part of my blog, which I promised will share here, this is a Exclusive Bobby Lane's Class. The successful portrait photographer realizes that his principal aim is to obtain characteristic likenesses of his subjects. At the same time, however, he must... More
  • My Inspiration For Portrait Photography

    by Indianeye | 18th of March, 2009

    Today I am going to share with you about my inspiration for the portrait photographic work. I have no shame to tell boldly that all my portrait photography work is highly inspired by the master in this field Manny Librodo. I always believe that everyone might be inspired... More
  • PhoDOGraphy!

    by Toynutz | 23rd of February, 2009

    Dogs make great models, but before submitting any dog photo to Dreamstime, consider obtaining a model release from the owner, particularly if it is pedigreed, and especially if it is a registered champion. I've had at least one dog photo refused for that very reason. In... More
  • Self portrait

    by Mildegard | 10th of January, 2009

    It must be very common among unexperienced artists to make self-portraits (from old photos usually). Nothing wrong about it when you're too shy to ask someone to be your model. So, that's a pencil drawn portrait of me how I looked a couple of years ago when I had short... More
  • Zoo or Portrait Studio?

    by Lifesazoo | 25th of November, 2008

    Some times after I have been out at the zoo taking photos and I am at home reviewing the photos I took that day I am amazed at the outcome of some of them. Some times the pictures look like they had to have been taken in a portrait studio instead of a zoo. This portrait... More
  • Dog Photography - 5 Tips for Improving Images

    by Sgcallaway1994 | 14th of October, 2008

    Photographing man's best friend can be challenging. Below you will find 5 tips which could help you improve your images: 1.Camera Settings: Dogs are moving subjects. They rarely stand still for pictures. Select short shutter speeds to help freeze the action. Its very... More
  • 12 Inspirations of Portrait Photography

    by Lhj | 5th of October, 2008

    Whenever you are going to take portrait photos, please remember to look into this blog again. It might help you a little ………….. 1. Working with PhotoShop The wonderful latter part of work might bring you lots of new ideas, especially to cover the shortage of digit... More

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