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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
  • Going Negative

    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 claims or images are not effective... More
  • Around the House

    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 improvements this year in the US, it... More
  • Hollywood stars

    by Hellen8 | 28th of February, 2015

    I recently had the opportunity to meet some of the world's most famous celebrities and stars of Hollywood and take a few pictures. You ask me where? In Prague.     Yes. It was here. Great attraction in the Wax Museum Prague. World-famous... More
  • Octopuses in Lembeh Strait

    by Thorken | 28th of February, 2015

    Octopuses are interesting animals. They´re clever and can change their colors. And there is lots of kinds of them spread all over the world seas. Some of them are living also in Lembeh Strait in North Sulawesi (Indonesia). The most common octopus in Lembeh Strait... 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
  • Busy time when you are busy

    by Piedenero | 17th of February, 2015

    Ciao, I just want to write something that happened to me. It's strange, but when you are busy some other things you cannot say no, arrives.      We are restructuring an old old house alConteCavour so we are busy, also because in the meantime the new season will... More
  • DT Numbers of images per user

    by Martincp | 29th of January, 2015

    I admit I'm a numbers person - have been since a very early age. Loved math, love statistics and love sport with statistics. Looking at the Dreamstime numbers at the bottom of the page we have (at the time of typing): 29,284,827 images 9,744,832 users Assuming users... More
  • My 1st 3 dozen photos online with Dreamstime's love

    by Bhabotoshchakraborty | 22nd of January, 2015

    Now I am excited and can't push my excitement because my 1st 3 dozen photos online with Dreamstime's love , if you check then you will love last two accepted photo ID: 48764262 and 48749564. Very soon I will cross 50 levels for exclusivity with DT.[previmg]0_45792421[/previmg]... More
  • Beautiufl UI.

    by Henrymm | 16th of January, 2015

    Wow, today then I notice that DT changed new user interface, UI, for each contributors page. I did not know since when it started, anyway it's beautiful. I love it. Thank you DT.     See Article
  • How Rejected Images Helped Me

    by Benoitle5 | 21st of December, 2014

    I remember my first image that got approved on Dreamstime . It was 3 years ago. I was so happy! "Finally!"     Oh yes, because I had numerous images decline at first. I began to be worried if I will ever be able to have at least one picture approved.... More
  • Simple Backgrounds

    by Steveacer | 28th of November, 2014

    As I always have a camera with me wherever I go I am always looking for new things to shoot. Speaking to a designer gave me the idea of simple backgrounds, so now when I am out and about I find myself looking into the sky, puddles, fences and the ground more. Here are... More
  • Waiting for Christmas

    by Fengai | 20th of October, 2014

    I already draw illustration for Christmas and New Year Here is my cartoon snow houses These illustrations are created on a tablet "Wacom Bamboo Pen&Touch" while work 1 Illustrations 30 minutes. My idea is to draw play houses,. lots of toys and a garland, almost a... More
  • Dutch gables, canal(side) houses

    by Culturalstockphoto | 5th of September, 2014

    Good morning! Just want to inform you that I have enlarged the number of my online images with pictures of traditional Dutch gables and stately canal(side) houses. So if you are interested in these images, just take a look at my online portfolio. Greetings, Gerrit... More
  • photography with the canon "pancake" 40 mm

    by Physi28 | 3rd of August, 2014

    Due to health limitations during the past months I passed from traveling far abroad with my 300 mmm f2.8 canon lens and the canon 5D III, heavy (!) to stay near to my home and use exclusively a 40 mm "pancake" lens from Canon. This inexpensive little lens hardly protrudes... More
  • first milestone $100

    by Davem01 | 28th of July, 2014

      After more than 3 years with Dreamstime I've finally made the $100 stage - its taken a long time and at time I thought it may never happen. Next target 200 images online It would be great to be able to find what/where the images have been used for. I cant... More
  • UK lawyers are above law or out of law ?

    by Digikhmer | 15th of July, 2014

      Today, I discovered an amazing thing about the misuse of pictures downloaded illegally on Dreamstime. By a sudden curiosity, I installed a plugin on my internet explorer to search my photos on the internet. After some research, I came across a site called ELSA, an... More
  • Old lamp

    by Brocko | 9th of January, 2014

    Sometimes blackouts are welcome. You can find that old things like this gas lamp can be useful if you have it around... See Article
  • Dreamstime Is The Best

    by Cheese365 | 29th of November, 2013

    I may still be new to DT but... after trawling other similar sites I have decided DT is definitely the best! With DT you get; Help and support from members via comments. This is really useful and informative. Referrals system - just great! Easy to use site - even... More
  • The joy of finding out where your images have been used

    by Lifeontheside | 15th of October, 2013

    Hi everyone, I am so excited and just wanted to share with you all that I have just found out that one of my images, the one with myself and my pet Airedale Terrier dog Mordi on the beach,was used in the latest edition of the Dogs Victoria Magazine. The Dogs Vic Magazine... More

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