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  • Thank you so much Dreamstime for help to freedom me

    by Emdaduljs | 12th of September, 2015

    Wow! That's really great that exclusive photographer on Dreamstime. Ialso was an exclusive photographer on Dreamstime. Imagine extra $0.20 earning on every uploaded items. But I like freedom in my working, it mean I want to work more stock site. I also work many other stock... More
  • Shoot Opportunity in 'Junk' Pile

    by Valevvicki | 8th of September, 2015

    My husband loves to go to auctions. He is always keen to spot a bargain and share with me all the reasons why he needed to make the purchase and how worthwhile the items/s will be! While there have been a few things that have actually been put to use, most are set out in... More
  • Elephant Day

    by Elianehaykal | 12th of August, 2015

    Today is World Elephant Day, that majestic creature whose plight should be heard. Poaching, exploitation for circus entertainment, zoo confinement, elephant riding, etc. are wrecking havoc on the survival of this endangered species & its wellbeing. Photographers can... More
  • Turning a Passion into a Profit

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 2nd of July, 2015

    Many of us have a hobby that we’re passionate about – and at one time or another most of us have given thought as to how to turn that pastime into a money generating activity. Before quitting your day job however, ask yourself a few hard questions.    What... More
  • Aquabike world championship 2015

    by Fallostupido | 26th of May, 2015

    hello, I photographed a very nice event in southern Italy (Castro) :AQUABIKE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2015. I have witnessed between races raides of different nationalities and with bikes of varying power, but the funniest moment was the freestyle: look at the pics.   the... More
  • Safari users - find your images on Google easily

    by Stamena | 8th of February, 2015

    Checking if and where your images have been on used is probably the biggest addiction and satisfaction for the microstock photographer (ok, after checking your earnings balance ;) And since the reverse Google image search is the go to place for this, I found a great extension... More
  • Texture and shape surprising for sale

    by Pakinai17 | 21st of January, 2015

    Texture and shape surprising for sale. Photos from the surface and formed a beauty. Saving lighting and texture to them.                   More
  • The Cotton World

    by Shariqkhan | 9th of January, 2015

      Two weeks back I have got a chance to visit some areas of Nimar Region of Madhya Pradesh, India which have cotton producing fields.     At that time crop of cotton was ready to harvest and I have captured three stages flower, boll and jin of Cotton Crop.   More
  • Backgrounds and Texture.Take a look at highlights from the simple

    by Pakinai17 | 8th of January, 2015

    Backgrounds and Texture . Take a look at highlights from the simple and plain. These images capture the attention of smart phones and digital cameras and compact source of Shared simple around us.                   More
  • Newbie on the Block

    by Carlyartdaily | 27th of October, 2014

    So hello everyone.   I'm the newbie on the block. I just joined today as a contributor. I'm still waiting for my first image to be approved. *crosses fingers* Hopefully people out there will like my stuff and download something. My name's Christina. I'm a 90's alternative... More
  • Make us smile!

    by Heathse | 26th of August, 2014

    OK, so you've had no sales, can't get even one image accepted for the assignment and it's raining hard on the one day you took off this month for photography! (Yes that's me!) Don't get depressed, I know there are loads of very witty characters on DT so turn to your funny... More
  • Meet the Godzilla of copyright infringement: Extended Collective Licensing

    by Achilles | 11th of June, 2014

    Sure by now you have heard about the potential risk of losing control over your images once you upload them on the Internet (on your blog, Facebook/Twitter/G+ page or even by selling them). Here's an older article here that explains how minor changes in layout can generate... More
  • Abstract Background

    by Davidemontalenti | 21st of February, 2014

    Well, I'm starting creating web background, based on simplicity and versatility. This is the first series: a checked texture with blurs, in the main color with white and black ...and black & white.... More
  • Easy way to extract images from background

    by Nansaidh | 14th of February, 2014

    I found a great little filter for Photoshop that makes extracting images from the background that is quick and easy. It's called Re_Mask 3 from Topaz. ReMask gets the job done in a shockingly short amount of time, while requiring a bare minimum of your input. I use it... More
  • Two extended licenses for the same image on the same day!

    by Deniskelly | 17th of October, 2013

    Just as I was thinking my sales were slow this month compared to the previous three, I found this morning that I had sold two TIFF extended licenses (W-EL & P-EL) for the same image: I think it's probably the same buyer, which seems unusual. Has anyone else had this... More
  • Model release, each shooting new release?

    by Vennys | 2nd of July, 2013

    Can anyone help please? If I shoot with one model for example twice a week (MO, FR) do I need for each day extra release - sheet? Is there any way, how to use one for a month cooperation for example? Thanks for answer! Vašek See Article
  • 189 online

    by Guernica | 25th of April, 2013

    Hi plz check out photos i added recently. my portfolio contains 189 online photos from all aspects of life and collections so please check them out and put them in a suiting collection if you want i would really appreciate it. :) Also feel free to visit my page and... More
  • Two personal milestones in the same weekend!

    by Razvanxr | 8th of April, 2013

    This weekend I had the pleasure of having two personal milestones: First, I had my first U-EL and I-EL sale!!! This was a major surprise for me, although I had to wait some time for it. But the wait worth it! This is the one! Thanks Dreamstime! The second personal milestone... More
  • "Your text HERE" - a good idea?

    by Robinstockphotos | 20th of February, 2013

    Check out this thread! In the above thread there is a discussion on how to remove the text from the concerned image. Now what I was wondering about is, why do people put that thing there anyway? That was quite a nice customer (or a desperate customer) who bought that file.... More
  • I need encourage

    by Yamatato | 4th of December, 2012

    Last year I began to stock pohoto on DT, in the first time I met a lot of trouble, but it will be better, now I have 115 photos, I will upload more pictures to DT, I need everyone's encouragement, I will do my best! I'm interested in texture, like brickwall or wood texture.... More

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