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  • Hint to get more model releases from strangers of street photography

    by Lifeontheside |

    Hi everyone, Thought I would share my hints with you about how I build up model releases for my photos , especially photos that I take on the street, beach or whereever of virtual strangers. Let's take the beach for a perfect setting. If I plan a day at the beach,... More
  • Photography Education: Photo Clubs & Meetup

    by Ginntinn |

    Although I've taken photos all my life, I can see that the key turning point, once I decided to focus on photography as a creative medium (in addition to writing) was making the effort to seek out advanced instruction from working photographers and photographic artists.... More
  • Image Adoption

    by Celiaak |

    It is always a joy to know one of our forgoten images fallen in to level 0 threshold has been adopted (AKA sold). I don't mind if it is a credit sale or a subscription sale. I feel happy just to know someone took the time to find it and the image is good enough to be adopted... More
  • People photoshoot

    by Matthiase |

    I did a awesome photoshoot with one of my new models a week ago. Here's some of the images:). The images turned out great and I'm looking forward to work with this model again.       See Article
  • Milestone: 10,000 Sales

    by Wisconsinart |

    Reaching 10,000 sales may seem like a wonderful milestone, but I don't see it that way. There are way too many Contributors who are outperforming me. That tells me I'm not good enough. The microstock industry is changing quickly and the good times are long gone for individual... More
  • Persistence Pays!

    by Kittysnaps |

    I joined Dreamstime in 2009 and submitted many photos for approval. Only 16 were ever accepted as the quality of my photos was never up to standard. So my percentage rating is pretty low as you can imagine. Disappointment after disappointment followed ... but I persisted.... More
  • A Newbie's Comprehensive Guide: From Camera's to what Sells

    by Clewisleake |

    Pictured in this article is my 700th accepted image and represents one heck of a journey, one year ago I started my adventure on Dreamstime with lofty goals and high expectations, but there was one problem I had no idea what I was doing and really had no one to ask and... More
  • SO EXCITED ONE OF MY PICS GOT EDITORS CHOICE

    by Lifeontheside |

    Well, I am just so thrilled and have to share. When I logged onto my account I was so excited to find that one of my photographs had received Editors Choice. What an honour to be included among some of the most truly amazing images in this section. I was not expecting... More
  • Make us smile!

    by Heathse |

    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
  • My slight stock disappointment

    by Kazakovmaksim |

               Send this picture I was sure that photo will be accepted in "Editors' choice". But my expectations were not met! For this picture I used 34 photos. And to make these 34 photos I photographed about 800 rough pictures... The photo shows the leaves of... More
  • Aquarium fishes on Dreamstime

    by Kazakovmaksim |

     I'm a biologist. For a long time I worked with aquarium fish. I decided to start on dreamstime collection dedicated to aquarium fishes. Now in the collection 109 images from 52 contributors. If you have good photos of aquarium fish, then add.   I'm not interested in... More
  • Milestone: 1000 Photos Online!

    by Jdanne |

    Today is a happy day for me: - 1000 photos online !!!! And: - around 4,5 years at Dreamstime - 70,1 percent acceptance ratio - 3 assignment photos - 753 images sold (should be improved!) Progress comes slowly but constantly. Now I want to concentrate on more... More
  • 100 uploads online

    by Rapeepan |

    I am very glad that my photo are accept from dreamstime.I have 100 photos online and i hope that the buyer will accept my photos as well. Thanks again                  More
  • Thousand photos online

    by Annahristova |

    Thousand photos online, just a year ago and I did not dare to dream about it. Thank you Dreamstime, thank God!   One of my last photos. See Article
  • Sunset and Night Photography in Olympic National Park, USA

    by Curtwill7 |

    I recently took some time with my daughter to make the trip to Hurricane Ridge in the Olympic National Park, Washington (state). We were taking advantage of a new moon to do some stargazing in the clear air at 5200 feet. We arrived before sunset and walked some of the area... More
  • Perfect Zoo Pictures

    by Clewisleake |

    Photographing Zoo animals has always been a favorite outing for me albeit a bit tricky, for me taking pictures of zoo animals is like fishing in the ocean you never know what behavior your going to capture, are the animals going to be enjoying a day of laying in shade or... More
  • Short note about dragonflies

    by Oliena |

    I never saw any dragonflies when I was a child. I am not actually sure, but there aren’t any interesting moments about them in my memory. I met them closely just several years ago. And became some kind of passive fan of this creatures. Every outdoor trip I hope to find... More
  • Collections Contribution Request Part XVI

    by Elianehaykal |

    6 new collections are now open for your contributions, you only have to read the description of the collection before sending in your suggestion :) My previous 15 blogs are still open for your suggestions too: I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII, XIII,... More
  • A Lesson Learned!

    by Valevvicki |

    I am not proud to be admitting I have learned the following lesson the hard way. By sharing this experience I hope others may avoid making the same mistake. After reading many times about the importance of backing up files at least twice for safe keeping, I purchased... More
  • Food Production Photography

    by Angelaostafichuk |

    One of the biggest things that fascinated me while travelling was food and its production. When I was in Asia, I got to see tea plantations, rice paddies and countless markets. In South America it was coffee, cocoa, olives and wine grapes. Here in Canada I think we give very... More

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