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  • User Generated Content Expo

    by Ellenboughn | 12th of February, 2009

    Microstock falls into the UGC classification but when one tries to define UGC to someone who has never heard of it, you realize that the designation doesn’t totally apply to Dreamstime. A friend in the industry who works with professional advertising photographers on assignments... More
  • Industrial Strength

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of July, 2008

    Sixty percent of world trade is comprised of heavy industry and businesses in the engineering sector. Images of oil and gas industries, shipbuilding, power plants, mining, and others such as steel, cement and iron fabrication are required for news and editorial uses especially... More
  • Imagining Business as a Newbie

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 27th of June, 2015

    I often see newbies asking questions on the message boards about what types of images are needed in this highly competitive business. To understand what end users are looking for, I recommend looking at the way dreamstime classifies images into categories and sub-categories.... More
  • Celebrating 1° place

    by Bennymarty | 15th of June, 2015

    Thanks to all for voting me on this last "Country life" Assignment, granting me the first place :) I take part to every assignment, since one year, but never won anything... So the first place is a very lucky strike for me :) I'm glad you have... More
  • My first assignment

    by Peterzsuzsa | 10th of June, 2015

    Hi everyone! I'm new in the photography with an entry level camera:) I started uploading photos to dreamstime in november last year, and this is my first assignment, and I'm very excited cause my photos were accepted:) Yeah! Here are my photos:        More
  • IT'S TIME TO VOTE AGAIN

    by Wxh6763 | 9th of June, 2015

    It's time to vote for the assignment again. I think my photos are the best and useful. I hope you can give me your best wishes and voting! I have writed a blog that about country life. I think that we live in cities for our life, work, study and love, marriage, childbearing,... More
  • BRUTAL Industry

    by Anyvidstudio | 20th of May, 2015

    This is what is left from the past for our generation. This is what we live. That is what we breathe. What remains in memory only some - but standing in front of the eyes of many people. It traces catastrophe that continues ...    Cities that have become a symbol of danger.... More
  • Cock-a-Doodle-Doooooooo

    by Elianehaykal | 19th of May, 2015

    The newest assignment's theme is Country Life! I found this collection that I haven't included in my usual "Requests for Submissions" Blogs* - Cock-a-Doodle-Doo: Incidentally, my husband,Georges Kyrillos, had his Water Rooster accepted to the assignment.... More
  • Country life is the best life-style for health

    by Wxh6763 | 11th of May, 2015

    When I saw the assignment this month I have more thoughts for my photography life. We live in cities for our life, work, study and love, marriage, childbearing, there is always all kinds of pressure and annoyance. Why don't we go to countryside and enjoy the fresh air and... More
  • My Assignment Photos

    by Earlydawnphotography | 11th of May, 2015

    I am new to Dreamstime, have only been here for a month, and so I was very excited this morning when I saw that two of the three files I submitted for this month's assignment were approved!     I own a small herd of Nubian dairy goats and love to photograph them.... More
  • Images within Images

    by Mrallen | 19th of March, 2015

    I thought I would try bringing together some elements of my existing images to form one new image that works to a theme. All the component images are of the same topic. This type of image is very useful to designers, who often have a need for images to use as page headers,... More
  • Review 2014

    by Smudgerone | 29th of December, 2014

    From my mini-port :) Earnings are UP compared to 2014 with a couple of days to go ,helped along by a 50 credit sale :   Time constraints hold me back from doing more, for now I'm happy and wish you all a Happy New Year. Best Regards ... See Article
  • Hi

    by Adrianacapuccio | 22nd of October, 2014

    Hey guys! I'm a new entry and after a little over a week I sold the first two illustrations! I'm very happy, although I would have preferred to sell a photo =P Below the two illustrations that show sold     Good sales at all! Bye Bye More
  • Collection - Looking for Symmetry in man made objects

    by Martincp | 7th of October, 2014

    Here is the collection: Collection - Symmetry From an earlier blog - looking for man made images that are symmetrical. The object may be completely symmetrical in its form or you may have captured a smaller part(s) to create the symmetry. Similarly, you can arrange... More
  • My time with Dreamstime

    by Trinijacobs | 26th of July, 2014

    In July 2008 I started uploading pictures that seemed perfect and beautiful but to my dismay they were all rejected. Still I didn't give up. Finally one of my photographs which was uploaded on 19-07-2008 was accepted on 24-7-2008 (ID:5805196). So excited, I kept trying my... More
  • Second iPhone picture accepted at DT!

    by Physi28 | 11th of July, 2014

    I just managed my second Iphone photo to be accepted at DT, it is made using the panorama panning mode of the Iphone 4S which is very easy to use and gives great results. Greetings to everybody here! http://animalsdaily.blogspot.com   See Article
  • Back to Dreamstime

    by And19sv | 13th of May, 2014

    November 2011 - "Hm... Dreamstime. Let's upload some photos." REFUSED. I was mad, I hated this site! "It's not fair! My photos are great!" They were not! But I needed a few years until I realised that I have a lot to learn. May 2014... More
  • Maltese countryside

    by Spike28742 | 31st of December, 2013

    Lately I have been around in the Maltese countryside taking some shots and could not help not noticing some of the signs such as these placed by people who most probably do not have the legal right to own the land. Some of the signs were even found at the beginning... More
  • Im loving this.

    by Beyo1980 | 14th of June, 2013

    The last day of 2012. I still remember the day like it was yesterday. The time was ten in the morning, and I was cuddling my (at that moment) 6 month old son, while trying to get pictures with my Nikon 9100. I failed, and the compact fell to the ground. Lens locked, screen... More
  • Only for scientists? Alot of random molecules :)

    by Photosubstance | 10th of May, 2013

    I have created this images some time ago and I see the idea have more potential. Do you think that I have to create more of them? In different tones? Maybe with more copy space? See Article

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