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  • Secrets of Microstock SuperStars

    by Ellenboughn | 5th of November, 2008

    While in New York City last week for PhotoPlus Expo and the PACA (Picture Archive Council of America) International Conference, I attended a panel comprised of ‘Microstock SuperStars” moderated by PDN’s Daryl Lang. I heard some words of wisdom from the panel members... More
  • You Say 'Macro'. I Say Maybe...

    by Ellenboughn | 17th of June, 2008

    What ever you call it, macro photography (taken with a macro lens or a micro lens as one manufacturer calls their macro lens) is NOT simply a close-up image. What’s the difference between "close-ups", "macros", and "micrographs"... More
  • Hair and Makeup in Photos

    by Ellenboughn | 15th of April, 2008

    While reviewing a featured photographer's portfolio, I saw a perfect opportunity to write about the judicious use of makeup on women models. Nothing better illustrates how makeup can lend authenticity to a model in different situations than photographer Niderlander’s four... More
  • Working Together

    by Ellenboughn | 12th of September, 2007

    As concepts go, ‘teamwork’ is a big seller. It may appear that images of business teams have been done to death. Not so: a great image of a group of two or more in an office environment working together in an authentic manner, will sell again and again. Styles in furniture... More
  • My 150 uploads

    by Mantvydasd | 1st of May, 2016

    Hello, finaly I have 150 uploads and 31 sales on dreamstime. This is not big numbers, but I am happy moving forward step by step. Also I want to show you my 150 uploaded picture. It is a manipulation of fresh coffee world.   See Article
  • Hello Dreamstime!

    by Pzmphoto | 29th of April, 2016

    Hello dreamstimers! My first upload approved yesterday. I'm very happy now! I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship :D   See Article
  • Dog photography

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 26th of April, 2016

    One of the first trouble of a dog photographer: the uncooperating model... It happens always to anyone approaching dog photography. The model seems to move continuously, doesn't pose for more than 1 or a mid second maximum and often barks or tries to lick the camera. LOL!... More
  • Toy story

    by Afrumgartz | 16th of March, 2016

    Toys fit perfectly to model real life situation    if you can't go to Africa    or Antarctic    or where sea turtles live. You can even create your treasure island    or a desert    not to mention some common things    All you need is a propper... More
  • Face to face with our "relatives"

    by Physi28 | 16th of March, 2016

    As it happens when we are confronted with the face of a primate, we sometimes get a shocking impression of looking at somebody who is familiar to us. That happens because many apes share with us our most common feelings like fear, anger, happiness and joy among many others... More
  • One year with DT

    by Julietta24 | 13th of March, 2016

    Hello everyone! I have little date - exactly my first image was approved a year ago) Since then I uploaded 262 pictures and I have 10 sales. This is more than modest results, but there is a great incentive to improve. Some new images:            ... More
  • Contacting support

    by Bhabotoshchakraborty | 12th of March, 2016

    please read below blog discuss all about uploading problem sample image will attached here after it approved by editors just upload today after approved i will again modify this blog. Thanks for your patience.Please make useful this blog if this help you to understand properly.... More
  • Think twice before you upgrade your camera body!

    by Jdanne | 20th of February, 2016

    After using my lovely D700 Nikon for more than 5 years I decided to buy the new D810 body. What I didn't consider was the rest of my digital infrastructure. My computer is even older than my retired D700. In terms of our quick changing modern world: Close to stone age... More
  • First milestone reached.....100 uploads !

    by Shaereemukherjee | 20th of February, 2016

    Hello everyone, Finally today I have reached my first milestone...I have 100 files online.. This is my 100th illustration...   A huge thanks to all the artists of Dreamstime for inspiring me with your delightful artworks... Cupcakes for everyone...  ... More
  • Carnival 2016, Praia, Cape Verde

    by Alex3 | 17th of February, 2016

    Dance. Faces. Masks. Makeup :-) 91 photos :-)  More
  • Photographic time update

    by Lightpro | 14th of February, 2016

    Just a follow-up for those of you who read my blog on photography time. I have started to carry my camera with me more often. This photo of my best friend Brady came from the weekly trip to the dog park. this seems to be a model rich environment and the puppies don't mind... More
  • Opening Sweden - Uppsala

    by Articture | 8th of February, 2016

    Hello, dear friends! You know, not only the central places of Sweden are beautiful. It's provinces are amazing too. Pretty town Uppsala, for example, warmed us with hot chocolate and cake during the blind rain. Here are the botanical garden and the University, viewing... More
  • Inflating my portfolio

    by Vacilando | 24th of January, 2016

    Hey folks, even my Dreamstime account is already older than three years, I used it rarely in the past. So I only had some few photos in it with a low number of sales... of course. Now, since November 2015 I have been uploading new photos and stock footage almost daily... More
  • Warm winter and Romance anywhere on beach

    by Leonwang302 | 18th of January, 2016

    This is a warm winter in Vancouver.BC Canada. It was just a piece of snow at city downtown area this year, nothing surprise:) There was the romantic thing that happened on the beach when I was taking pictures with seagulls:) Wish everyone here is falling in love and romance... More
  • 5 years DT

    by Martingraf | 18th of January, 2016

    Time runs - and I reckon 5 years doing something continuously without giving up is something to be a bit proud of. There are contributors who do far more uploads but I do this for fun - to learn - and I reckon I have learned heaps here. So a big thank you to all my DT friends,... More
  • Uploads

    by Eddaphoto | 18th of January, 2016

    Today I'm celebrating the first 100 uploads to Dreamstime! And of course, looking forward for the first sale!   See Article

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