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  • ABC's of Microstock Photography

    by Littleny |

    A - Always. Always have your camera with you. You never know when your Big Sale shot is going to come along B - Be. Be pleased with small successes. Whether its getting your first batch accepted or your first milestone sale. C - Close-up. When you run out of... More
  • Fastest illustrator tool to create seamless patterns

    by Dacascas |

    Here I want to show you a new script for Adobe Illustrator which automatically creates seamless patterns from any sample of your art - Magic Pattern Light Video on YouTube Magic Pattern Light script quickly and easily makes patterns on the Artboard by one click. For... More
  • Why Buy Photographs?

    by Circed |

        Most people know it is easy to grab a photograph from the Internet by right-clicking and downloading it to your computer. Without going to the source of the photograph and purchasing it, this practice is "stealing" it from the artist who created it and the agency... More
  • New look of Dreamstime :)

    by TMarchev |

    Hello! Do you like your new profile look? Leave your comment will be interesting what you think :)             See Article
  • 3 Months in, Progress Update, First Blog Post

    by Rickdeacon |

    Hey Everyone, Never posted a blog before so thought I'd make a start by posting about my very limited experience with the world of stock photography. Photography has been a serious hobby for me for around 2 years now (serious in the sense of purchasing my... More
  • First two sales to an image

    by Allmyphoto |

       Hello friends. I note with pleasure that most sales are made on backgrounds.I sold a few days ago for the second time the same background. Do these types of pictures are the most searched on dreamstime? See Article
  • Street Art Graffiti

    by Steveacer |

    There was a time when I was only interested in sports photography but as the years have passed I have started discovering more images to capture. I never leave home without my trousers or a camera and recently as I have been walking around local towns I have started noticing... More
  • Backing up your files

    by Jayfish |

    Backing up your files is important and I have just started backing up all my RAW files to the cloud after much research I found crashplan to be the best for myself and maybe other photographer may find them the best choice too. They offer unlimited space. Can upload from... More
  • 1st sale on 11 uploads..DT is inspiring!

    by Ujjaldey |

    I always thought Stock photography is not my kinda thing as I mostly cover documentary or streets. But my friend always encouraged me to sell some of my stuffs as editorials. Almost 1 year passed that she started forcing me to try in stocks and finally I decided to give it... More
  • Celebration: 4000 photos online!

    by Thorken |

    Today I can celebrate. I reached new milestone - 4 000 photos online accepted on Dreamstime.com. And this is my 4000th photo: It´s not so long time ago I celebrated 3000th photo online. It´s just 1/2 year ago. And it´s less than one year I reached 2000 photos online.... More
  • A 10 Year Old Photographer On Dreamstime!

    by Steveacer |

    A couple of weeks ago while at a skate park I left my camera bag with my wife and 10 year old son. On returning I could see that someone had been playing with my camera. On closer inspection I saw that my son had taken my camera out and taken his first photo. I uploaded... More
  • Stray Cat Feeding

    by Unteroffizier |

    Have you ever feed a stray cat? Stray and feral cats often go hungry and are exposed to the chill of night, rain and winter. They are also exposed to abuse from humans and cat trappers who may feel they are pests endangering the natural habitat or creating nuisances to... More
  • When It Really Works

    by Amitai |

    Three weeks ago I had the most satisfying photographic moment in my life. What started as a photo op (driving my parents in law, far away from my house... :-) ) turned into an amazing moment when all the elements for a good photo aligned.    ... More
  • Roman Baths With A Difference!

    by Steveacer |

    Very often Roman Baths use a thermal spring for the hot water, but these were cut into the volcanic rock at the edge of the Mediterranean Sea in El Campello Spain.     See Article
  • Trends

    by Littleny |

    As a stock photographer, I am constantly asking myself if the photo im shooting has Commercial Value. With this in mind, I thought I'd share these links of Trends and Searches.    Google Trends Bing Top Searches Yahoo Top 10 2014 Searches Interesting to see... More
  • Egyptian Army Truck published

    by Guernica |

    ...it just occurred to me to look today and it happened to find another pic of mine published, someone was actually kind enough to buy my editorial pic adding it to their blog and credit me on the main website, i never thought that i would get to the point thinking of editorial... More
  • Photo handmade bathroom products

    by Radoimihay |

    First background I chose a light-colored bath towel, cream, then I chose the products was to photograph them. We chose a body brush and some handmade soaps with body oil. I set two bulbs 5000k power and we positioned so as to eliminate shadows. I set the white balance... More
  • Winter photograph

    by Radoimihay |

    primarily when shooting winter in a park full of trees must choose a place without trees, snow in a beautiful sunny day reflects light. Then I placed the tripod, I set the aperture, iso, will then .If I manually set white balance manually set the white balance is not there... More
  • Video frame rate

    by Oliena |

    Frame rate – is often the reason of strobe motion on air of small local television companies.   At the same time, frame rate is wonderful option to play with, when you need more accurate slow motion (in wedding footage, for example). Most of video editing software... More
  • Photographing Cannabis

    by Jonpel |

     Cannabis is one of the most interesting subjects that you can photograph.A bud of cannabis is a natural occuring subject that has layers and layers of detail to each and every one. You have the vibrant greens and orange hairs that give these flowers a very unique appeal.... More

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