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  • How Do Beginners - Like me - Get Models?

    by Edosaodaro | 9th of October, 2013

    Hi Guys! I decided to write this as I imagine I am not the only one to ever have had this dilemma. A lot of people have great shooting ideas but just don't know how to approach the tricky subject - of models and, of course, associated releases - required to implement such... More
  • Model Releases

    by Jormonago | 21st of August, 2013

    I have many shots in my personal portfolio that I have not been able to use here mainly because of people reluctant to sign model releases. Due to this I've started taking self portraits and I'm having a lot of fun with it :) Much easier to get a model release for yourself!... More
  • Life is what happens when you're paying attention to something else...

    by Dnavarrojr | 11th of August, 2012

    When I got my DSLR a couple of years ago, little did I know the life change that would occur. I bought a Canon DSLR that also shot HD video, mostly for Microstock. I really needed experience in using it, so I signed up to do a 48 Hour Film Festival. Based on the work... More
  • Rejected for Assignment - Sold

    by Kphotos6411 | 24th of October, 2011

    This image just sold as Editorial. It was submitted originally to the Assignment, but, rejected. I had the 2 model releases, but no PR. This makes 7 sales and 6 images sold! See Article
  • How to get property releases for soical media networks!

    by Lovephotography79 | 23rd of June, 2011

    Hi everyone, I am a new member at dreamstime and at this level in the stock photography business I have much to learn about what is acceptable in order for an image to be approved. I recently posted a Social Media diagram and it was rejected because of the logos. I originally... More
  • Licences and how to obtain them for my art work, help!

    by Buffaloartist | 29th of December, 2010

    I went yesterday from being totally excited to have a new source for my art. I bought several photos that I would love to paint. Then I realized there are difference kinds of licenses and I might not have bought the right to paint these. Who understands when I need... More
  • Model Releases in Poverty - 2

    by Thefinalmiracle | 20th of March, 2009

    I do not know if everyone has read or remembers my earlier blog on the same topic. Those who have not or need to be refreshed can read it here - Model Releases in Poverty - 1 . Recently I encountered a new experience in my usual foray into getting model releases from poor... More
  • My Favorite Model

    by Bluerabbit | 4th of October, 2007

    My favorite model is always handy. He is a good sport. He has a wonderful face and a fantastic sense of humor. Unlike friends and neighbors, he does not balk when he reads model releases. He looks like a professor, which isn't surprising, because he was a teacher for... More
  • A Newbie with lots of questions!

    by Cjmartin | 17th of September, 2007

    I have recently discovered the world of stock photos and every site is a little different in setting up your account and requires different qualities of photos. Dreamstime seems to me to be the most professional and the most difficult to get a photo accepted. I recently... More

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