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  • Best Seller Tips-Illustration

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of February, 2008

    I have just reviewed some of the most popular images as selected by our users during 2007. I’ll first discuss what I learned about illustrations and then next week the lessons from the most popular themes/images captured in photographs. Some of my findings surprised me... More
  • Silhouettes that Sell!

    by Eric1513 | 3rd of November, 2014

    Let's face it, we are here at Dreamstime because we want to sell images. The question in our image creation, though, is what types of images sell. A quick look through my portfolio reveals that my subjects are broad and varied. I am always searching for another angle,... More
  • The current assignment hobbies !

    by Davidwatmough | 19th of February, 2013

    If you are here and have another hobby or even two you must be demented [a serious interest in photography is more than enough ] ! I have been metal detecting for years looking for lost treasure and historic artifacts so a painting ( oil on canvas board ) of a beach scene... More
  • Silhouette photography

    by Pal1989 | 28th of September, 2011

    I always like photography with back lighting, Silhouette is one of the popular output of it.It mainly depends upon framing sense and a proper exposure control.Different type of human expression, dramatic act, activity, shape, structure, modern art can be easily depicted with... More
  • Venice Beach

    by Cteconsulting | 15th of September, 2010

    A couple weeks ago, I went to Venice Beach to take over 1,000 photographs, hoping for some nice gems to create silhouettes from. The one nice thing about silhouettes is that you can create them from ANY situation at ANY place. So, whether it is a amusement park, beach,... More
  • How did your interview go?

    by Mani33 | 6th of September, 2010

    Unfortunately with the unemployment making records around the world, it's a kind of luck to have interviews to catch a job! Just a little experience I had, before I take a decision for my life! Cheers! More
  • Train Station

    by Cteconsulting | 1st of September, 2010

    A couple weekends ago, I went to pick up our son at the local train station. With camera in hand, I took a few shots and transferred them into illustrations. My favorite shot is this train conductor and passenger. They were talking to each other right in front of the train,... More
  • Silhouette or Colored?!

    by Mani33 | 13th of July, 2010

    .... Just to know what are your preferences! Thanks! OR See Article
  • To make a silhouette

    by Julia161 | 17th of May, 2010

    I like silhouette images very much. They look bright and well represent objects with clear contours and interesting shape. Silhouettes make the picture look more abstract. In case of shooting people, for ex. you can't identify who exactly is on the picture (and sometimes... More
  • Retro dots and silhouettes

    by Sukro | 2nd of December, 2008

    I love the retro dots, lines and silhouettes, and I have made this illustration that covers them all. I really hope it sells well. I can see that there are quite a number of other designs with female silhouettes with abstract hair styles - I found this on that I think... More
  • silhouette images

    by Billysiew | 15th of August, 2008

    I only know this vocab "silhouette" after I joined Dreamstime... then I tried to produce some and here they are: Your comments are welcomed , Thanks! More
  • Silhouette as expressive means of a drawing

    by Indos82 | 11th of April, 2008

    illustrators very much love black colour because it the main drawing colour and without it they cannot manage. Question: is the silhouette a shadow? Is that so? Not always. The silhouette is similar to an object shadow but falling shadows change depending on position and... More
  • Creative Sun

    by Thefinalmiracle | 4th of October, 2007

    In my last blog I explained how we can be creative about photographing flowers and making them more attractive, this time I will talk about sunset/sunrise photographs which are equally in abundance with the stock agencies or photography showcases. Like flowers, sunsets and... More
  • silhouettes made easy

    by Tonygers | 9th of August, 2007

    We've all seen the growing trend of silhouette illustrations that are appearing everywhere these days. It all started off with apple using it to promote the ipod and has now been grabbed by everyone that wants to sell something. They're everywhere! TV, magazines, internet... More

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