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  • Lishui China Photography Festival

    by Ellenboughn | 17th of August, 2009

    I have been invited to be a guest curator at this international festival. I would like to have comments from anyone who has attended in the past or who can tell me more about the city of Lishui. See Article
  • Naycation

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of December, 2008

    Just as I was getting ready to reveal the top travel destinations for 2009 for those enterprising photographers planning shoots for the coming year, a new word popped up in a travel story to replace last year's "staycation": naycation (no vacation) may be this year's most... More
  • Catching ZZZZZ's

    by Ellenboughn | 21st of October, 2008

    Photos of models sleeping or relaxing have a multitude of uses. How can you ensure that you include the major concepts associated with sleep in your images? Consider how the photos will be used: for vacation promos, stress-relieving activities, sleep clinics and pharmaceutical... More
  • Staycation

    by Ellenboughn | 3rd of June, 2008

    The hot buzzword in travel is ‘staycation’ meaning a vacation that takes place by staying in the neighborhood or city where one lives. The word and the concept seem to pepper every other article that I read and are also popping up in ads for travel destinations close... More
  • Girls Just Want to Have Fun

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of January, 2008

    Hotels in major business centers and cities empty out on weekends as do resorts in slow seasons. As a result many promote packages geared to special groups/interests in order to fill empty rooms. One of the fastest growing hotel and tour packages is for women only. Men have... More
  • Snap! Not! Vacation Photos

    by Ellenboughn | 2nd of July, 2007

    Trying to pack too many photos into too little time can result in photos of everything but few, if any, terrific shots. To document your vacation as well as taking some great shots for Dreamstime, you need to plan ahead. It's not just about getting the best airfare and hotel... More
  • Spotlight - Light and Magic in Bucharest

    by Andreistancu | 18th of May, 2016

    Spotlight Bucharest international light festival 2016 was the second edition of this event , which was held from 5 to 8 May in Bucharest, capital of Romania. For four evenings Victory Avenue, a major avenue in center of the city, was transformed into an exhibition full of... More
  • Time to celebrate!

    by Perstock | 4th of May, 2016

      Today i past the 2000$ mark from just above 2200 uploads. And, in just four days this month I have had 70 sales - so far! It feels really good. The image above was taken in Havana in december so now its time to plan the next phototrip. :-) Patience pays... Cheers from... More
  • How Dreamstime is breathing new life into my photography

    by Tuftedpuffin | 29th of April, 2016

    Several years ago, I used to sell my photography as prints. But the site I used is, long story short, dying. I put extra effort into promoting myself, upgraded my gear so I'd have an extra "edge" (I felt I had outgrown mine anyway), flew to Australia and pushed myself that... More
  • Goal no. 2! And approval rate increases...

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 22nd of April, 2016

      My second Goal with this image: the n. 10 in my portfolio. After I realized and learnt how to take approvable photos, I also decided to upload only exclusive images in DT. I find Dreamstime gives a chance to new photographers in a perfect way. They are attentive and care... More
  • Hi World!

    by Graphicc15 | 6th of April, 2016

  • Number 250 is a selfie

    by Brocko | 2nd of April, 2016

    The last sold image it's with me!    /cheers See Article
  • Aoba festival on Mount Koya, Japan

    by Katinka2014 | 24th of March, 2016

    I travel a lot in Asia, and Japan is my most favorite country. One of the things I especially enjoy is local events, like temple festivals or traditional celebrations. Mount Koya in Wakayama prefecture is a UNESCO World Heritage site for its Buddhist temples. It's a major... More
  • The Vall d' Aran, Pyrenees

    by Physi28 | 7th of March, 2016

    Part of the Pyrenees of Lleida in Catalonia and attached to the french border we find the Vall d'Aran, the Aran Valley. This autonomous region inside Catalonia has unique characteristics as for example the Aranese which is the standardized form of the Gascon variety of the... More
  • Kriol Jazz Festival Praia, Cape Verde

    by Alex3 | 4th of March, 2016

    In mid-April in Praia, Cape Verde, next Kriol Jazz Festival...... I'll shoot. Ron Savage Trio, Berklee      Artists: RON SAVAGE TRIO JEFF HERR CORPORATION EL GATO NEGRO CARLOS MARTINS QUARTETO FEAT. JENIFER SOLIDADE & KHALY PAULO FLORES AZIZ SAHMAOUI AND... More
  • Invasive, but relaxed

    by Physi28 | 3rd of March, 2016

    The pet market has made many exotic species available to enthusiastic animal lovers with different not-always-positive consequences for the concerned species and for our environment. In some occasions an excessive hunt of wild species has endangered their survival, in... More
  • 1000 sales!

    by Perstock | 25th of February, 2016

    Time to celebrate - again! Today I past 1000 sales and very, very soon I will have 2000 images online. Also, in the recent assignment I had three images accepted. All three taken in Havana where I spend a couple of weeks in december. A trip partly financed from Dreamstime... More
  • Carnival 2016, Praia, Cape Verde

    by Alex3 | 17th of February, 2016

    Dance. Faces. Masks. Makeup :-) 91 photos :-)  More
  • First Milestone: First Sale

    by Sandrafoyt | 14th of February, 2016

    I just saw my first sale and while the pay is minuscule, my excitement is tremendous. The first sign that pursuing photography as more than just a fun hobby was when some of my photos were accepted. But actually selling an image? Wow! It's an incredible feeling. Now I want... More
  • Happy Valentine's Day!

    by Picstudio | 13th of February, 2016

    Happy Valentine's Day to all my friends on Dreamstime.       See Article

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