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  • New blogs by Ellen Boughn

    by Ellenboughn | 3rd of January, 2010

    Thanks to all the wonderful experience I gained writing blogs for Dreamstime for two years nicely organized by Maigi here, I have decided to go forward with a new blog on my own site found here I hope you find them helpful as you continue to succeed at Dreamstime and look... More
  • Ups and Downs

    by Ellenboughn | 14th of October, 2008

    Images that reflect the current turmoil in world financial markets and it's impact on key industries will be in the news and show up in print and online for months (years?) to come whether the economy plunges further or rebounds quickly. What goes up, must come down but... More
  • A trip to the bookstore (Part 1)

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    We all get "stuck" in a void of inspiration sometimes. I find that my best ideas often come out of the blue when I'm NOT consciencously trying to think of something creative. When that kind brain freeze sets in, try just taking a break from even thinking about your... More
  • Introduction

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    Dreamstime has asked me to write a blog to share my knowledge of the stock photo business. First a bit about me. Before I found myself in the business of editing, marketing and producing images, I was a schoolteacher. Thus the art above. I hope to both teach... More
  • First editors' choice

    by Brocko | 27th of February, 2015

    I was surprise to see that i finally have my first editors choice. I'll drink at least one beer for that. Thanks whoever you are, editor! /cheers      See Article
  • New milestone - $ 15K in sales

    by Eyewave | 26th of February, 2015

      ...and that's the image that added the latest last 0.35 $ to my account - just wished it was something less mundane :) However, it was the first time this image has been downloaded after being online for 5 months - and that's still a good thing. More
  • First Milestone - $100!!

    by Prsntg | 26th of February, 2015

    6 months, 313 uploads, 36 sales and today I reached my first personal milestone - The payout limit. I was interested in photography since a long time. Bought my first P&S sometime in 2009 and started shooting just about anything I see!! After a long wait, I managed to... More
  • Hello World!

    by Juanpfotografia | 24th of February, 2015

    Hello Dreamstimers (is it ok to call ourselves that way?). I consider myself as new in photography. I'm an IT person who got into taking pictures in January 2014. This is when I bought my DSLR Canon EOS T3i and started to read, watch, and self-learn about this amazing craft.... More
  • Woman SUPERhero

    by Alenalazareva | 24th of February, 2015

    Fantasy art by Alena Lazareva Woman superhero !             My artworks are published in magazines of different countries (England, Australia, Italy, Russia) : Photoshop Creative, ImagineFX, Advanced Photoshop, ArtBook Digital painters, Amazing Events, Hugi,... More
  • My first approved assignment photo

    by Sebastian423 | 23rd of February, 2015

    After 4 assignments with many attempts i failed to get approved every time... must be about 20 pictures rejected during that time i had my doubts if i can make it, but true rewarding feeling comes when you fail many times and you don't give up but learn how to win. Today... More
  • Stock photos that can turn into wonderful gifts

    by Malinash | 23rd of February, 2015

    Finding the perfect gift is a never ending story. Instead of being one of the shopping's pleasant routines (for those of you for whom shopping itself is a pleasant thing), it's a headache, a burden, the most stressful activity. Pharma manufactures should... More
  • First $100 Payout- Thank You!

    by Jormonago | 21st of February, 2015

    Today I reached an awesome goal, my first 100 dollar payout! Thank you to everyone who has purchased or taken the time to view my photos! This is an awesome community to be part of. Below are my two best selling photos thus far.     More
  • Rain of subscriptions :)))

    by TMarchev | 21st of February, 2015

    Hello! This night i got rain of subscription sales by 2.20$ 18 sales :) It's maybe one client who have good plan.... Will be great if got some credit sales on february i got a alot of sales but they are like that 90% are subscriptions Thank you !!!   ... More
  • Cannabis Photography a Growing Field

    by Jonpel | 19th of February, 2015

    Cannabis legalization is growing throughout the world. With this new jobs are being created that are proving to be a great boom to the wallets of many. One field that hasn't been getting too much attention has been cannabis photography. With more business opening up the need... More
  • Future of stock photos

    by Mawerix | 17th of February, 2015

    Hey! So as I reached huge milestone for me - 50 downloads - I decided to write my first blog post. :) Download No.50:   I was wondering what do you think about future of stock photos? As I read in other blogs it is clear that right now there is a lot of new... More
  • Celebrating the International Year of Light

    by Malinash | 16th of February, 2015

    From a sparkle of fire to breakthrough technologies, light is the essence of our lives; in our rush hours, we forget about it and pass it by. But we really need to understand and appreciate what the universe offered us so that we can evolve. We need light in order to grow,... More
  • 444 pictures in my portfolio

    by Warczakoski | 11th of February, 2015

    I am very proud today - Dreamstime has just accepted my 444th picture. I know - I should improve my skills and work harder, but...   See Article
  • Happy Valentine's Day!

    by Malinash | 10th of February, 2015

    Roses are red Violets are blue A picture is worth a thousand words, it's true. This crazy little thing called love is something that turns our world upside down. We love in infinite ways, and that's what makes us different from one to another. Love is special... More
  • How I automated my microstock process and reached profit.

    by 445017 | 4th of February, 2015

    >  I have more than six months experience working on microstock. At The first weeks I had sent my photos via a web form, it was very slow and not convenient. Uploading of small amount of photos on just one stock took a bunch time and required constant control. Next, I learned... More
  • 200 images uploaded

    by Nguyenhoangyen | 2nd of February, 2015

    It's nothing when compare to others but I worked hard for this milestone. So excited! Keep fighting!!!   See Article

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