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User Generated Content Expo
posted 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... More...
Way LOUD
posted by ellenboughn - 23rd of september, 2008
Sound is invisible and depicting it in images is even more challenging than photographs of wind that I have written about previously. From the sound of music to the stress producing noise of an early morning garbage truck, images that... More...
Going Negative
posted by ellenboughn - 12th of august, 2008
Much is being made in the current U.S. presidential race about ads and emails that disparage the candidates with the use of innuendo and false accusations. The polls show that most Americans are opposed to such ads. In general, negative... More...
Industrial Strength
posted 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... More...
Stuff Happens
posted by ellenboughn - 25th of june, 2008
What does leaving my wallet at the bookstore yesterday, a flashing warning light on the car dashboard as I pulled out to drive back to the bookstore and an error in posting a payment to a bill have to do with stock photography? Typical... More...
How I calm down
posted by tangie - 8th of may, 2008
I will not ask you to cook, follow a ten-steps routine, go to an anger management course, call your psychiatrist, drink until you fall under the table and sleep, take some medicines, drink herbal tea, eat chocolate. I have never followed... More...
Around the House
posted by ellenboughn - 27th of february, 2008
It’s nearly spring cleanup/fix up time. I’m limiting my spring action to probing the back of the refrigerator to dislodge jars of forgotten spaghetti sauce. But for those that will spend in excess of 150 million dollars on home... More...
Best Seller Tips-Illustration
posted 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.... More...
Update Business Images
posted by ellenboughn - 29th of january, 2008
It’s a fact business images that work seldom ******** from the predictable: business teams, meetings, handshakes, office collaboration and portraits. Within these scenarios you should always try to move ahead by updating wardrobe... More...
Retro and Recession
posted by ellenboughn - 20th of november, 2007
In the US housing prices are still falling, the stock market is as bumpy as a dirt road and more difficult to navigate, a credit crisis is the big news everyday and the dollar has sunk below the Canadian Looney in value. (Gotta love... More...
Focus on Wolves
posted by ellenboughn - 6th of november, 2007
I spent last Sunday afternoon listening to Jim and Jamie Dutcher speak about the six years they spent living with a pack of wolves in the Idaho wilderness. Those years have been documented in their still photography, films and books.... More...
Working Together
posted 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,... More...
Shooting Small
posted by ellenboughn - 15th of march, 2007
The current Dreamstime assignment is to create images of the owners and customers of smaller businesses. Companies with less than 500 employees generate a sizeable percentage of world wide annual revenue. And they purchase more... More...
Erin Go Bragh!
posted by ellenboughn - 22nd of february, 2007
Erin Go Bragh translates to "Ireland Forever" and in the US where everyone claims to be Irish on St. Patrick's Day, it is often heard.
In parts... More...
Introduction
posted 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.... More...
My Easter Collections
posted by elianehaykal - 12th of april, 2014
I want to wish you a Happy Easter, but posting this obviously in advance, with my 4 Easter collections. Who wants to color & be creative with Easter Eggs? Who's up for Easter Cookies, Cakes, & Chocolate?... More...
Paris - the most visited town in the world
posted by jdanne - 1st of april, 2014
Paris - for most of us this town is the most famous tourist area in the world. For rich Chinese it is a famous place for wedding tourism, too. For me Paris is a working place at the customer side - at least for several months. That... More...
Seems dangerous...
posted by thorken - 28th of march, 2014
On my last trip to Indonesia I have taken some photos that may seem to be dangerous. First was underwater with a beautiful and kindly posin moray with widely opened mouth. And the second was a crocodile posing in similar way. The second... More...
1000 online today
posted by perstock - 19th of march, 2014
Time to celebrate :-) After one and a half year i have passed one thousand images online and over 230 sales. A lot of work is now starting to give some result also when it comes to earnings. November was some kind of turning point... More...
Track Your DT Earnings Easy
posted by fotoeye75 - 16th of march, 2014
Want to be able to see exactly how much money you have earned for a single days worth of shooting, an individual model or any other subject matter .. and have it continuously up to date? 1) Before you do anything, decide exactly... More...
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