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  • Thoughts on scanners?

    by Rgburleson | 19th of October, 2014

    So I literally have thousands of slides. These were primarily taken from the early 80s to late 90s but I still generally have a roll loaded up into one of my heavyweight Nikons. While the vast majority of these slides represent my really early work, I do wish to keep them... More
  • UNESCO Michaelischurch (image)

    by Culturalstockphoto | 14th of August, 2014

    Hello DS-users, Recently I visited some ancient interesting towns in Germany (Hildesheim, Monschau) where I created appealing images. That is, if you are interested in historical buildings/objects such as Romanesque churches (some of them a thousand... More
  • Are you planning a trip in Tuscany?

    by Marcociannarel | 15th of May, 2014

    If you are planning a trip in Tuscany (a wonderful Italian region) you should consider that there are many beautiful places to visit. First of all the city of Florence with the cathedral and the Giotto’s tower and the famous Old bridge. Other important... More
  • Travel: What Do We Know About Mysterious Nordic Finland?

    by Edosaodaro | 2nd of October, 2013

    Having lived in Finland for a couple of years, I am probably one of the very few non-natives lucky enough to have experienced the mysterious life of this interesting country. Most people probably don't know that Finland's closest neighbour is Russia. It might also... More
  • A beautiful day of autumn in Tuscany

    by Dani74 | 30th of November, 2012

    I consider myself lucky to live in a beautiful region in terms of nature and history like Tuscany. For those visiting for the first time my region, I suggest not only to stop in our town, but also to explore our countryside not to miss the opportunity of visions like this:... More
  • Oleksiy Mark, a craftsman of photography and illustrations

    by Assignments | 19th of March, 2012

    After working in the advertising and publishing industries, Oleksiy Mark, or Scanrail, is now a happy full time microstocker with equal passion for both photography and illustrations. Oleksiy is an accomplished graphic artist and a dedicated photographer who confesses that... More
  • Holiday in Versilia

    by Giannit | 11th of October, 2011

    To visit Versilia is to encounter a place rich in history, poetry and art, breathtaking landscapes, unspoilt nature and walks of discovery. The Versilia is not only synonimous with enjoyment, tourism and unforgettable holidays, but it is also a magical and unique area in... More
  • 25 photos or how to minimize rejects

    by Anastasiap83 | 29th of August, 2011

    Finally I have 25 photos!!! I’m half the way to becoming a “photographer working exclusively with Dreamstime.com”. It’s really not so easy to start, so many rejects. I came to conclusion that there are several ways to minimize reject: First of all analyze quality... More
  • Scanned images collection

    by Julia161 | 17th of July, 2011

    Hi, Friends. I'm making scanned film images collection. Please, offer your pictures. Your comments about the scanner you used are very precious, too!!! A while ago I wrote a blog about my own scanning experience. If you are by chance curious about this matter, here is the... More
  • Ready for the 200 sold

    by Paologozzi | 16th of September, 2010

    I'vefinally reached the goal of the 100 sold imagins with these two pics of the mediaevale centre of Uppsala (Sweden) now ready for the 200 sold See Article
  • My film scanning experience

    by Julia161 | 5th of March, 2010

    Hope my example willHi, Friends. I'm very happy, because it seems I found the way to use my huge old films archieve. I recently made scans in laboratory. I desided to try two kinds of them and check the difference. Expensive ones (about 4,5$ for 7058x4680px... More
  • My scanning experience and some advice

    by Hugoht | 17th of February, 2010

    So as you remember from my previous blog, I decided I want to scan all my negatives. Lucky for me I am just an amateur so I found myself with only ~3000 pictures I gathered through the years that I wanted to scan (don’t worry, I won’t try to upload them all). If... More
  • Transition from film to the digital world

    by Hugoht | 17th of February, 2010

    I am an amateur photographer. Until relatively recently I shot film and was very pleased. For years I used a basic SLR (Nikon F50) and various Nikon lenses. Most of my pictures are from being in the right place at the right time and not so much setting... More
  • Scans from Dia

    by Cristalloid | 17th of January, 2010

    Recently I gave some of my old dias (24x36mm and 6x9cm) to a professional scanning service that has good references. The scans were made with an up-to-date Nikon scanner at 4000 dpi and saved in maximum quality JPG (12). DT refused most of these scans and told me, that there... More
  • Tuscany, an undiscovered medieval city

    by Nniud | 20th of April, 2009

    My hometown is a small city close to Florence, overshadowed by the capital of Renaissance but full nevertheless of little, outstanding architectures, sculptures and works of art that date back to the Middle Age. Here is the town's history from Wikipedia: More
  • Scanning 35mm slides

    by Photoboykane | 21st of February, 2009

    I have thousands of slides in my files, and haven't given them nearly the attention they deserve. I recently looked over my statistics: paying attention to which images were viewed and downloaded the most. I discovered that my OLD SLIDE FILM was getting a very high level... More
  • My Film Scanning Workflow

    by Reeddaigle | 22nd of December, 2008

    As of this blog entry, my portfolio contains 23 images. All were shot on film using a Canon AE-1 camera as old as I am. As I wrote in my first blog entry, I'm not anti-digital. In fact, I'm soon to have my very own Canon DSLR. In any case, I'd like to share my scanning... More
  • First Sales and First Blog Entry

    by Reeddaigle | 8th of December, 2008

    Hello, I'm Reed Daigle, First of all, I'd like to thank my first customers on Dreamstime. During the past week and a half, I've had 4 sales. I appreciate your using my photos. If you don't mind and are able, please message me with links to where I can see the photos... More
  • Scanning for stock

    by Bradcalkins | 30th of September, 2008

    I have managed to get an image accepted that is scanned from some of my old slides. I lived for a year in Bangladesh and took quite a lot of photos there, as well as during some travels in India. Scanning is a little frustrating as you have to deal with a number of issues:... More
  • My First Month here in DT

    by Azathoth973 | 9th of May, 2008

    Hi everybody. I'm Claudio , from Central Italy. I'm here from about a month and you can consider me as a "rookie" : my portfolio contains only 19 images at the moment, and only one download. But even if it's a question of "time" and "patience", and I surely must... More

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