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  • The Trendspotting Trend*

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of August, 2007

    Traditional stock photo agencies are heavily vested in ‘creative research’. This is the stuff that informs expensive stock productions and drives editing guidelines. The biggest stock producers look for sociological and economic trends that will impact general image needs... More
  • Exclusivity advantages

    by Opreaioan | 8th of December, 2013

    Hello. My name is Ioan Oprea. I presented myself in a previous blog article. Recently I became an exclusive photographer with Dreamstime and I was a bit surprised about the fees. Before being exclusive with Dreamstime I got 1 sale which was calculated 2 ways - as an exclusive... More
  • You always need to get a model release don't you ?

    by Davidwatmough | 7th of August, 2013

    I wish when I started here as a newbie that I understood the answer to this question. I didn't know for a long time about Editorial pictures. It certainly slowed me down trying to avoid getting people in my images. Clearly you cannot run after the Queen or Prime Minister... More
  • My first work I have seen on the websites

    by Dreamtimephoto | 10th of October, 2012

    No doubt that spotting your photos being used is something very exciting and proud of. One of my client sent me a message to invite me to his website which he put my picture on the front page. it was my first time to see my work appear on other site. More
  • potential photo

    by Jianbinglee | 21st of February, 2012

    Photos of the past, I find some of the feel-good photo.I believe they have the potential to be downloaded.Some feel pretty good, I hope someone will like and download. Good photo of the standard is very bad definition.But no matter how different it must adhere to when you... More
  • Sabino Parente Photography

    by Sabinoparente | 11th of September, 2011

    49 new images accepted from my last trip in the beautiful Africa. I have also some very nice portrait, but how can you submit it without release? I mean, how could i get signed releases from people in Africa? :-( More
  • I am a new exclusive photographer

    by Nero67 | 23rd of February, 2011

    Hello! My name is Francesco, i'm italian and new on Dreamstime. I am enthusiast about photography for a long time and a little over a month I started my adventure on DT. I already knew very well this website because my wife is registered as an illustrator since 2009. For... More
  • 300$ and 2 lessons learned

    by Mangroove | 15th of October, 2010

    Hello all, I am happy I reached 300$ from sales. I joined in 26 January 2010 , so it's almost 10 months. It is true I made 100$ by winning the 3'rd place in the assignment Everyday Transportation : , but my earning balance continues to grow constantly. I also... More
  • my Canadian trip

    by Yuritz | 19th of September, 2010

    During this summer I got to leave my quite house in Italy to fly all the way over the Ocean and land in Canada,I didn't get to visit it all,otherwise I should have spent more then the four weeks I was there but really enjoyed my trip. While being there even took a tour around... More
  • Back from holiday!

    by Thanatonautii | 14th of September, 2010

    So, at last I got back from my holiday...I had really great time and I wish it never ended :) This year I stayed in Romania, traveling around this country, trying to stay out as much as possible from the cities. That`s why I went to Moldavia where I visit some wonderful... More
  • Only one of it's kind here at DT

    by Ratmandude | 6th of September, 2010

    This months blog must be dedicated to those of us who strive to achieve that ever elusive, "one of a kind" … And in the interests of generating a sale for a fellow DT'er. Have you managed to single out a subject matter, or individual item, that just has not yet made... More
  • Expensive lens - still soft images!?

    by Demonike | 29th of July, 2010

    Recently I have started to notice that we get an increasing number of product and people shots that are NOT out of focus, but are kind of soft anyway. As the review tool shows conveniently the EXIF of the photograph, a correlation started to emerge. Namely, the correlation... More
  • Cars, cars, cars

    by Aginger | 13th of July, 2010

    Yapp, I know, I'm just a girl, but I can't help, I'm keen on cars, even if they're old or new, renovated or custom... I have some time at the weekend to upload some more photos about latest international tuning show in Budapest and DT accepted them extremely fast, so it'... More
  • Shooting editorial

    by Julia161 | 12th of May, 2010

    Hi ;) Today I'd like to share why I like to shoot editorials. Editorial can be any sort of meaningful event image - national holidays celebration, parade, sports game or show programme, sometimes - a landmark with people or just a street scene typical for some place.... More
  • Hungary's spotlight - Famous cars on stage 2

    by Aginger | 27th of April, 2010

    As you may read my previous article, there was an interesting exhibition in Hungary - the Hungarian Railway Museum gave home to the 4th Oldtimer Expo between April 16-18, 2010 in Budapest. As I promised, I can introduce some more uniqe cars on red stage! Let's begin with... More
  • Hungary's spotlight - Vintage cars on stage 1

    by Aginger | 19th of April, 2010

    At last weekend, the Hungarian Railway Museum gave home to the 4th Oldtimer Expo displaying vintage cars, veteran roadsters, bikes and lawnmovers (not joking! :)). Main themes of exhibition this year were 75-year-old Jaguars, 40-year-old Opel Mantas, 30-year-old Audi... More
  • cozy for tea?

    by Maczuga | 14th of April, 2010

    would like to show off my newest photo ~ i do use the teapot & cozy on a daily basis! Simply love it! It is not only functional, but also reminds me of where i had first saw it and who had been soo thoughtful to gift it to me!) See Article
  • Orchids on the spot - part 1

    by Aginger | 30th of March, 2010

    Welcome in my garden again, Friends! :) Today let me introduce some species of my favourite flowers, orchids! I've worked in an orchid growing farm for a few months and after that time I'm keen on these beautiful plants! And belive me - as I'm a horticulturist :D - , not... More
  • Hungary's spotlight - Tuning cars on stage

    by Aginger | 22nd of March, 2010

    Happy Monday, dear Friends! I hate Mondays, I hope you have friendlier feelings about fact that there is Monday today... :) Well, forget my chaotic introduction, I was very busy on weekend and I couldn't sleep enough...that was the weekend of international tuning show in... More
  • Hungary's spotlight - Tihany, jewel of Balaton

    by Aginger | 26th of February, 2010

    Welcome back Friends, in my new guided tour...today's destination is a small medieval town near Lake Balaton (Plattensee in German) which is the largest lake of Middle-Europe and carries not only small boats but sweet summer memories for many Hungarians (including me). However... More

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