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  • Going Negative

    by Ellenboughn | 12th of August, 2008

    Much is being made in the current U.S. presidential race about ads and emails that disparage the candidates with the use of innuendo and false accusations. The polls show that most Americans are opposed to such ads. In general, negative claims or images are not effective... More
  • Stuff Happens

    by Ellenboughn | 25th of June, 2008

    What does leaving my wallet at the bookstore yesterday, a flashing warning light on the car dashboard as I pulled out to drive back to the bookstore and an error in posting a payment to a bill have to do with stock photography? Typical everyday annoyances and frustrations... 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
  • Dreamstime and CEPIC

    by Ellenboughn | 11th of June, 2007

    The Dreamstime Team is in Florence, Italy for the annual CEPIC (Coordination of European Picture Agencies) Congress. Serban Enache, Dragos Jianu and I were among the 900 delegates from 500 companies from 50 countries to attend the four day Congress. We met in... More
  • What is She Wearing?

    by Ellenboughn | 20th of February, 2007

    Wardrobe is key to a professional looking image. And the type of clothing that a model is wearing can enhance the salability of an image in more ways than one. Here is a terrific image of a teen writing on the board in her classroom. The model's top... More
  • new developments dreamstime - it's great!

    by Fengai | 28th of February, 2015

    Hello! I wrote a message service "dreamstime" that need a button "pinterest". voila !!! Recent improvement of the site, added the button !!! thanks to the team dreamstime. Now I can easily add your images in the portfolio on the site "pinterest... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 13

    by Hyperbiker | 11th of February, 2015

    Hi, This article is about a very lovely species: FIRECREST - REGULUS IGNICAPILLA  The common firecrest (Regulus ignicapilla) also known as the firecrest, is a very small passerine bird in the kinglet family. It breeds in most of temperate Europe and northwestern Africa,... More
  • Best Kept Secret

    by Steveacer | 9th of February, 2015

    Many people only know about Spain's incredible beaches and stunning mountains but the country is also steeped in history, the most recent chapter being the Spanish Civil War. Being one of the final conflict areas Alicante still has many reminders.         More
  • Nature art

    by Robsonphoto2011 | 5th of February, 2015

    My primary goal in my photographs is searching artistic features in nature and urban motives.    See Article
  • About Graphic Tablets

    by Alisen | 2nd of February, 2015

    I have a progress! I started drawing my vector illustrations on a graphic tablet recently. I liked it! This is much easier than to draw using a computer mouse. Computer mouse to draw is not very convenient and accurate. The first graphics tablet, which I tried - it'... More
  • 200 pictures today!

    by Project007 | 22nd of January, 2015

    I JUST GOT MY 200TH PICTURE ACCEPTED! IT TOOK ONE YEAR EXACTLY FROM WHEN I OPENED MY ACCOUNT. I DID NOT START SUBMITTING MY PICTURES UNTIL 6 MONTHS AFTER I OPENED THIS ACCOUNT AND ITS BEEN QUITE THE ADVENTURE. JOINING WITH DREAMSTIME HAS BEEN A VERY EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE.... More
  • 3 Months in, Progress Update, First Blog Post

    by Rickdeacon | 20th of January, 2015

    Hey Everyone, Never posted a blog before so thought I'd make a start by posting about my very limited experience with the world of stock photography. Photography has been a serious hobby for me for around 2 years now (serious in the sense of purchasing my... More
  • Concepts And Metaphors

    by Sebastian423 | 20th of January, 2015

    Metaphors in photography are very exciting. I love to do a representation of a person, place, thing, or idea in a visual image. It rather comes naturally in to my mind when i see it or at the post production stage when i can focus, look and think about particular shot :)... More
  • Royal Enfield Classic – The Classic bikes on road

    by Autoportalindia | 6th of January, 2015

    Royal Enfield is one of the oldest names in the motorcycle industry all over the world. Their bikes are highly regarded for ruggedness and power oriented high performance. The thumping sound coming from a Royal Enfield definitely makes many heads turn around on the roads.... More
  • What Have You accomplish in 2014?

    by Benoitle5 | 31st of December, 2014

    Now that 2014 is behind us, let's take one more look back and see what we accomplish to make 2015 even better.   - I took around 6500 pictures with my camera and I'm planning on using it even more. - I added 74 picture to my gallery in Dreamstime. I would like to... More
  • Get rid of blocking thoughts, free up your mind to do what you like

    by Beyo1980 | 29th of December, 2014

    About 6 to 7 months ago, I lost all interest in photography. From one to the other day, it was simply gone. I couldnt find a reason within myself. I searched a lot, did a lot of meditation, NLP etc, but I couldnt find any reason why I had lost all interest in something I... More
  • AND GOES MY FIRST IMAGE SALE!

    by Photozlaja | 24th of December, 2014

    Hello everyone! I am proud to say that I had my first sale of the photo on Dreamstime website. I want to share my happiness with you, I'm very happy that my efforts are slowly collects the results.   This small but very significant sales increases my morale high in... More
  • 24 sales

    by Fike2308 | 19th of December, 2014

    I am happy to announce that I have more than tripled my sales since my first/last blog entry. 24 sales is still extremely modest but I feel like I am making progress.     See Article
  • First 4 photos sold

    by Radoimihay | 16th of December, 2014

    With great joy I encountered the first 4 photos sold !!! I photographed, I uploaded the pictures, I learned that you have to deposit a lot of work to be accepted and potentially photos for sale I have a new motto: "shoot, shoot, shoot!"         More
  • 1000 online

    by Meryll | 9th of December, 2014

    Hello all, this moody picture of mine is my 1000th one in DT database:   Although my income here is decreasing somehow last months I am a proud member of this creative community for sure and I am glad I have set on this adventure some years ago. This special event is... More

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