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  • How to convert Rastors into Vectors using Photoshop

    by MorganOliver | 8th of February, 2011

    I really want to start incorporating 'real' vectors into my portfolio. With research I am starting to understand the differences between rastor files and vectors. 1- "Raster files, or bitmaps, utilize pixels to create an image. This is good for image color but causes... More
  • Horses and techniques

    by Aginger | 6th of February, 2011

    By way of introduction, I'm not keen on horses. They are lovely, beautiful, great animals, but I've had no chance in my life yet to keep myself close to them. In spite of this, you can see many photos about horses in my portfolio. No, I'm not a liar. :) Horses are easy to... More
  • An easy way to remove stray pixels in Photoshop

    by Alistaircotton | 30th of January, 2011

    We all hate rejection. No matter how thick my skin gets I still hate getting images rejected by stock agencies. Sometimes though, it’s all for a good reason and something great comes out of the whole learning experience. Yesterday was one of those days. I’ve... More
  • Fallen angel

    by Tea | 28th of January, 2011

    Yesterday i sold this picture for first time... For making this picture i spend one night and some time for compiling in photoeditor, also i used real fire for steps and for background, but picture not popular, may be just bad idea? In any case we receive a lot of fun then... More
  • A rejection should equal motivation

    by Kmfraz | 17th of January, 2011

    After writing "Don't give up" I felt like giving up. I stopped submitting to dreamstime, but not due to lack of confidence. It was due to some unforeseen circumstances. Now I'm able to continue what I began, create and submit. However, I stopped when I felt like I... More
  • Summer adventure

    by Kimson1972 | 10th of January, 2011

    ....even if it just now its dark and cold we come closer to the spring for every minute... See Article
  • ta ta ta taaa... my first M

    by Halilin | 5th of January, 2011

    finally, four months after my first milestone... See Article
  • New personal collection - Shopping

    by Grisho | 4th of January, 2011

    I have just created a new collection with shopping images. I've to say a huge thanks to my wonderful and patient models :) Enjoy : Shopping See Article
  • Gold Market!

    by Mani33 | 30th of November, 2010

    Just thought of sharing this image in use... Decorating the front of a small shop in one street of Lisbon for Gold and buying values... Click here to see the final results... Of course with all the shop info removed! Hope you like it! Thanks! More
  • Another milestone reached - 100 sales!

    by Shopartgallerycom | 28th of November, 2010

    After eight months with Dreamstime I am very pleased to announce today my first 100 sales. A big THANK YOU to all the clients who baught my images and a big THANK YOU to Dreamstime! The no. 100 is this one:... More
  • Pure White Backgrounds: What a leason I learned!

    by MorganOliver | 21st of October, 2010

    Of course isolating an object on a white background, I always try to touch-up on Photoshop. I'm still learning all of Photoshop's amazingly helpful touch-up functions but this one is the latest lesson learned. Only after my "Budget" picture was posted on my portfolio did... More
  • vector silhouettes tutorial

    by Alionaz | 24th of September, 2010

    Hi everyone! Today I will discover the secret "how to make vector silhouettes". Let's start: 1.Open your image on photoshop. 2. With quick mask or other tool select the object or silhouette. 3. Create new layer without diselect the object and fill it with black colore.... More
  • Businessman in shopping centre

    by Julia161 | 17th of September, 2010

    I just wanted to share with you my joy about finding a new model, Petr. This guy is very easy to work with, loves being photographed and looks natural in any pose. Here is a part of our first series "Young businessman in shoping centre" More
  • Photography in the Digital VS Film Era

    by Photoshow | 7th of September, 2010

    Elsewhere online a respected Micro stock Photographer who has been in the RF stock business nearly as long as I have was talking about the great Cartier Bresson and in that discussion he mentions what a great eye the man had and the fact that "he never processed one roll... More
  • How to get rid of lens fringing and chromatic aberrations with PS

    by Titania1980 | 28th of August, 2010

    Hi would like to share my little knowledge about eliminating those awful and refusal-reason lens fringing on some photos (usually red and green colors by the edges of tour objects). I have made with my snow photos. I took a lot of snow photos by the 8th march big snow... More
  • I enjoy the look and feel of GRUNGE

    by Mikefoto | 23rd of July, 2010

    This technique offers me the ability to add texture to inherently textured elements of some of my images. It all depends on your Photoshop skills but you can apply this technique as you feel best suits your image and ability. I have summerised each process and assume you... More
  • Photoshop User - Image of the week

    by Dsabo | 25th of June, 2010

    Hello Fellow Dreamtimers, I am writing for the first time for 2 reasons. First, if you have never heard of NAPP (National Association of Photoshop Professionals) you should check them out at www.photoshopuser.com For $99 per year as a membership fee you get 6 mags... More
  • My newest toy

    by Patl | 14th of June, 2010

    I finally invested in Photoshop CS 5. It is the greatest and much more user friendly than my old version, CS 3. I took a few HDR photos to try it out (see them below). One is an HDR photo of a shripm boat that is sitting idle at a dock in Tarpon Springs, Florida on the... More
  • How to get a great sky

    by Trottola | 12th of June, 2010

    Today I'd like to write a useful blog; so I hope what I'm going to write will be a good tip expecialy for newby and for the ones not so able with photography. To take a good picture one of the most important things is the light. The most expensive camera, with the most... More
  • My 2 Cents

    by Cammeraydave | 3rd of June, 2010

    Well I have wanted to post something hopefully ....useful. I have been with Dreamstime for a couple of years now and must say I seem to "fit in" here. I enjoy the community feel. Also Dreamstime seems to be well managed and respect their contributors. Reading the blogs is... More

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