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Pictures with news value
posted by clairecphotography - 24th of march, 2014
Hi everybody, Following question got stuck in my head? What about pictures with a certain news value? Will something that is all over the news be noticed on DT? Ok, first let me clarify something: I live in Belgium,... More...
Snow Photos-How to shoot so the snow is white!
posted by nansaidh - 14th of december, 2013
I love shooting in the snow but found often my camera would want to make everything mid-toned creating images of gray snow, yuck! Here's is what I do to solve that. First, I frame my shot and focus. Then I zoom into a bright area... More...
Add Your Dreamstime Photos to Your Own Videos to Increase Sales
posted by gwhughes - 11th of march, 2013
If you are wanting to drive people to your Dreamstime images try providing video content for viewers and point people to your Dreamstime portfolio. Here's how: 1. include some of your photos in videos that you make 2. make sure... More...
The key is to monetize
posted by vtr - 23rd of may, 2012
I hope most of them would agree when I say Photography is not showing things as it is but to add the special touch to it wherein a normal photograph portrays what the eye behind the lens wants to see. This key differentiation is what... More...
$3000 in sales
posted by litifeta - 14th of november, 2010
This innocent looking truck was the sale that pushed me over the $3000 in sales. While it is a simple enough thing, and it could be just another sale, it is the level of the sale that sets Dreamstime apart. This is a level 4 sale.... More...
Would you actually give money for your images?
posted by petarneychev - 27th of july, 2009
From an image editor's (generalized) stand point there is three categories of images we deal with: good, average, and such that simply leave you wondering. In spite of the (by now countless?) microstock tutorials, blogs, forums,... More...
Value of Keywording
posted by sgcallaway1994 - 8th of march, 2009
Keywording may be the bain of Microstock photography. Photographers enjoy taking the pictures, uploading to sites may be lengthy, however using FTP can help expedite the process, but keywording is just brain taxing hardwork! The intent... More...
One big step back, two little steps forward
posted by complexdesignpl - 19th of september, 2008
In the earlier post from 28th May titled „My first download with EL!” I've told you that my image, which shows transition between CMYK and RGB colours, had been downloaded with EL. Just after a month from that moment I've... More...
Understanding the EV Compensation Button - TUTORIAL
posted by yanc - 21st of july, 2008
HI guys! I'm back with a new tutorial! This time I'll explain the ins and outs of an often overlooked button on our camera: the EV compensation button. I explain what it is, how it works and when I use it. Check it out HERE.... More...
Life is so much better
posted by photojay - 9th of october, 2007
Well, my time in Iraq is drawing to a close. In less than a month, I will be back in the United States. In some ways I am happy. VERY HAPPY. I mean, I miss my family. I miss my dog.I miss my friends. The things that... More...
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