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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
  • 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
  • Dancing Around the World With Over 400 Photos in Portfolio

    by Rhbabiak13 | 8th of December, 2014

    Today, I celebrate my 400 mark with some editorial photos that brought me to this point. Dancing around the world. I enjoy taking photos of people dancing. I love the movement and facial expressions. I took all of these photos at the Holiday Folk Fair International... More
  • MiCang-Mountain National Forest Park

    by Wxh6763 | 29th of November, 2014

    MiCang-Mountain National Forest Park is located in the Northeastern of SiChuan Basin on the edge of the North of NanJiang Country. It is adjacent with GuangWu-Mountain National Scenic Area. MiCang-Mountain National Forest Park was founded in 1995. In December of 2002, it... More
  • no. 3333 celebration

    by Sasanka7 | 21st of November, 2014

    3333 pictures at my Dreamstime portfolio www.dreamstime.com/sasanka7_info Thank You @Dreamstime! Thank You my friends. Picture no. 3333:    And what your exceptional editorial pictures? See Article
  • The Money Maker

    by Braininvaderz | 20th of November, 2014

    Make money from your photographs ! You can make money from your pictures, videos even from cell phones. Take photos of different kinds, places or things you do, even products you purchase.(research the laws involving permissions/rights of others, in your country in... More
  • Milestone, 100 $

    by Drobacphoto | 13th of November, 2014

    Hi! My milstone of 100 $ is here :-) 86 images online 75 sales Thank you for looking at this presentation!                       More
  • Music and pictures

    by Seashell317 | 11th of November, 2014

    Sometimes I take a picture and I can't help to think of a song that fits the image perfectly. I wondered if anyone else has or I think it might be fun to see some of the images with a link to a song that either relates to the image or the title. This picture i made my husband... More
  • Promote your pictures on tsu

    by Bounder32h | 9th of November, 2014

    Promote your pictures on tsu. Tsu is a new social network which pays you for your posts. Not too different in looks and functionality than many other social networks. However the network will share 90% of its revenue with its users. Sign up https://www.tsu.co/Bequia... More
  • Idaho Heritage

    by Willhavenrg | 29th of October, 2014

    In January of 2012. I purchased a digital camera. I had decided that I was going to start the business that I always wanted to do: Freelance Landscape Photography. I sat out with camera in hand to the most wild place near me, Reynold's Creek in Owyhee county.  ... More
  • Newbie on the Block

    by Carlyartdaily | 27th of October, 2014

    So hello everyone.   I'm the newbie on the block. I just joined today as a contributor. I'm still waiting for my first image to be approved. *crosses fingers* Hopefully people out there will like my stuff and download something. My name's Christina. I'm a 90's alternative... 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
  • Editorial or Commercial? For the beginner .....

    by 1000wordsimages | 6th of October, 2014

    >Many beginners in stock photography are still struggling what photos they can put as commercial or editorial. Commercial photos can be used commercial and also editorial. Editorial photos or better said “Editorial Use Only” photos can be only used for editorial purposes.... More
  • The ART of Motion

    by Eric1513 | 26th of September, 2014

    I love living an active life! Mountaineering, running, mountain biking and everyday life are interesting to me. The enjoyment comes from living and doing rather than just sitting back and watching. I try to convey the ART of Motion in many of my photographs. Some... More

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