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  • Finding the right location, props and lights for your stock photoshoot

    by Nikitu | 9th of March, 2016

    In this previous blog we've discussed how to find the right model for your future photoshoot so it's time we move to the next step, finding a good location, props and lights setup. At this point you have already established a contract with your models so you‚... More
  • Sigma EX 105/2,8 DG OS HSM Macro 1:1 for Nikon

    by Thammarsten | 9th of March, 2016

    So happy with my Sigma EX 105 / 2,8 DG OS HSM Macro has-made a number of photo shoots in different environments and this is freehand, and I'm amazed at how well I have been with this amazing lens is an affordable lens . Well worth taking a look at, to be an interesting... More
  • One more sale

    by Afrumgartz | 8th of March, 2016

      The second sale from the second view. Previous was that:   See Article
  • International Women's Day

    by Debratos | 8th of March, 2016

    It's International Women's Day and I'm proud to say that I have been fortunate enough to participate. As a woman, and one with a visual disability, I have proven success to myself and others. I hope I can be inspirational to others who might be struggling and unsure of their... More
  • Lessons from The 100

    by Sandrafoyt | 8th of March, 2016

      The 100 is the name of a post apocalyptic show on the CW network. Survivors return to Earth after a hundred years on a space station only to discover that they must battle against harsh environments and warring tribes. Getting one hundred images approved wasn't quite... More
  • Let's plan your sunrise and sunset shots

    by Digikhmer | 5th of March, 2016

    Assignment picture ...¬†  Assignment picture ...¬†¬†¬†  I was wondering for a long time how people captured great sunset/sunrise picture. I always thought that they must master the editing skill until I discovered a magic tools after missing a sunrise shot base... More
  • My love, my life, my happiness ...

    by Gretes | 5th of March, 2016

    I do love this Picture...Do you like it? :-)   See Article
  • 50th Sale, 350 photos Online. My Top 3 Sellers

    by Jgolby | 5th of March, 2016

    Also my first blog post so there's another milestone! I'm really pleased to have reached my 50th sale, I was close to getting there with only 200 files online which would have been a great achievement in terms of sales/uploads but I'm still very happy, also with the new content... More
  • Celebrating 500 sales

    by Sebastian423 | 3rd of March, 2016

    After 1 year and 9 month i have my 500 sale today so something small to celebrate:) Below picture is a milestone sale. Window blinds with sunshine must be a sign for good sales in the future hehe!   Thanks to all buyers ! See Article
  • 5O pictures sold, milestones + Tips

    by Cleymans | 3rd of March, 2016

    Yes! Hi photomaniacs, finaly 5O pictures sold, seems that "urbex" does it for me: maybe a tip for creating new pictures. Abandoned places. Pictures made in old factories, lost buildings... are quiet unique. They vanish, your picture does not... Picture 50, buyer keyword:... More
  • Goldfinch

    by Physi28 | 3rd of March, 2016

    Some months ago I visited the hides of Natura Prop in northern Catalonia. A recently opened hide offered passerine birds in a beginning success story. Goldfinches were plenty around and the clever idea of sticking several thistle plants (cardus) whose seeds are the favourites... More
  • 700 files milestone

    by Afrumgartz | 2nd of March, 2016

       At last new milestone - 700 files on-line. It's been reached with pictures from a greenhouse where tulips and auricula are grown.      See Article
  • Why I love my iPhone

    by Bjorn999 | 2nd of March, 2016

    I periodically work as a full-time photographer, and periodically as an IT consultant. However, when working as a consultant, I don't always carry my photography gear with me. And that's why I love my iPhone! Together with some good (read great) photo apps (such as ProCamera... More
  • Almost 500!

    by Bjorn999 | 1st of March, 2016

    It's been quite a journey, but I'm almost reaching 500 pictures online! It's the last few steps, the last images to reach that first goal. The images are already shot, they're just sitting there waiting to be edited , uploaded and keyworded, so I expect to reach this goal... More
  • That feeling of getting first photos approved

    by Tzphotography | 1st of March, 2016

    I have just read a few blog posts about various milestones (congrats guys, on reaching your goal of first $10.00, or 1000 sales - inspiring results!). But I wanted to write down a reminder for myself - that feeling of getting first photos approved is awesome! I don't know... More
  • 700 files is a time to celebrate?

    by Vladimirz747 | 27th of February, 2016

      700 received files - a lot or a little? If we assume that 350 last accepted files has happened Culti more than 10 sales, how much work is yet to come! I admire and envy those photographers that are in 100 - 200 files have thousands of sales. Well done!   Believe that... More
  • Arbour in the park

    by Harakternik | 27th of February, 2016

    Beautiful autumn park.   See Article
  • New to DT

    by Yswong0633 | 26th of February, 2016

    Hi, I am just new here to Dreamstime. Hello to everyone!! I like to take a shot when I saw the beautiful or interesting things and love to share with everyone too. Now just upload 17 photo for sales, welcome to my portfolio too. Looking forward to be able to sell the... More
  • 1000 downloads (with a bullet)

    by Newsfocus1 | 23rd of February, 2016

    For sometime I have been anticipating being able to post about reaching my 1000th download here on Dreamstime. With around 950 downloads I had expected that this post would still be a while in coming. However, all that changed last Sunday (yes, a Sunday!) when I checked my... More
  • It's a lock! 300 images online!

    by Honkamaa | 21st of February, 2016

    Milestone reached today, 300 images online. Number 300 seen below.   See Article

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