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  • #Roaring25, a trip down memory lane

    by Malinash |

    It seems like yesterday to us that moment, 10 years ago, when Dreamstime, in its current form, was born. Transitioning to microstock can be hard, but when you start with a team of people who are young, innovative and willing, things will take shape pretty fast. Before... More
  • The Long Walk and Taking Pictures of Nothing for Composites

    by Wisconsinart |

    Two years ago I moved into the house where I currently live and it's a place on the edge of the metropolitan area. Here the subdivisions crash into farmland so you get a mix of neighborhoods and fields corn, depending on which street you're on. I like to go for walks, mainly... More
  • When less could be... more. A personal review of the Olympus OM-D E-M5

    by Ciolca |

    Some time ago I upgraded to full frame. I traded my excellent Nikon D7000 for a brand new D610. I have also replaced the standard zoom Tamron 17-55 f/2.8 with its bigger brother 24-70 f/2.8 for full frame. All was OK, I was extremely satisfied with the move. But besides the... More
  • Close to 4000 Images Online!

    by Eric1513 |

    After 8 years on Dreamstime (I joined August 2006), I am close to having 4000 images online. I have about 70 uploaded and waiting for review and plan on uploading another 40-50 before the month is over. My goal is to reach 4000 before the end of September. Wish me luck.... More
  • How to Make Money From the News Selling Editorial Photos

    by Mitchblatt |

    When I got started on Dreamstime, I was a traveler with a photography hobby. I hadn't had any professional photography experience before or sold any photos ever, but I was taking pictures everywhere I went, and I thought, why not try to make a little travel money? Where... More
  • Moving from technically right to artistically interesting

    by Actina |

    I started to learn photography in January 2013 with a 3 months intensive school, when I learned the basics, and after the school I kept learning from different tutorials and books, trying out what I learned. Finally, after I changed entry level cropped frame Nikon to full... More
  • Get Busy Living - Life Sells !!!

    by Lifeontheside |

              I am asked these questions so often : So what are stock photos? What should I be shooting? What is most popular? What are designers looking for? What photos sell the best? Does it sound familiar, or maybe you too are asking the same questions. I... More
  • Always Carry a Camera (Part 2)

    by Eric1513 |

    Some time ago I wrote a blog (here) about always carrying a camera with you, just so you don't miss any great photo opportunities . Everything I said then is true today. Maybe more so. There are over 25,000,000 stock images on Dreamstime as I write this. That staggering... More
  • Creative Light (part 2)

    by Eric1513 |

    I just re-read my original article about creative light (here). Given that there are over 25,000,000 stock images here at Dreamstime as I write this, using creative light has never been more important. Creative light in your photos... More
  • DT let me gotten and known more

    by Wxh6763 |

    There are so many stock image and photography websites in Chinese or other Foreign language which I known. But I have selected DT from beginning!   Perhaps it's a luckychance for a whole life of me. When I decided to work for stock image website, I selected never a Chinese... More
  • 13 pictures approved for the new greatest assignment of all times !

    by Bennymarty |

    I'm very happy to be a member of this wonderful Dreamstime community and to have be admitted to the greatest assignment of all times to celebrate 25 million images online !!! I just would like to share with you my happiness to have now 13 pictures approved for this... More
  • I am loving it

    by Mariayunira |

    I'm not really new to Dreamstime. So embarrassing that I don't have many uploads yet. Hehe.. But now I'll try to do my best, by drawing and uploading everyday. Well so far I do enjoy and loving it. :) Drawing is fun!! And absolutely waiting for my first sale too.. :... More
  • One Hundred Sales

    by Clewisleake |

    [previmg]0,400,0,150_41075746[/previmg] Hit 100 sales with this image, from sale number 1 to 100 it took almost exactly four months, selling on Dreamstime is slow but I'm now convinced I'll probably sell every image in my portfolio, it's just a matter of how long it will... More
  • Bucharest celebrate the 555 anniversary

    by Sysu90 |

    Hello friends. Let's start the day in force for photography enthusiasts. These days I invite you to celebrate and photographed Bucharest to celebrate the 555 anniversary of his certification. Light projections on the People's House that will make building... More
  • You Can Still Become A Good Contributor!

    by Greatali |

    Well, as you all know that to become a well known contributor on any stock photography site around the net is like dream comes true for many of us here, but this is also an undeniable fact that without having good gadgets or equipments related to photography is simply impossible... More
  • 10 tips about shooting babies and children. Guidance from mom.

    by Aynursib |

    As a mother of 2 small children (at present, son - 4 years, daughter - 8 months) and the photographer, it is logical that my portfolio on 90% consist of the children's photos. I will share with you my observation. 1. The easiest way – shooting children in usual... More
  • God's creation

    by Billysiew |

    Just want to share some of my nature images:                         Nature is actually God's creation. One bible verse came to my mind: For since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities—his eternal power and divine nature—have... More
  • Lofoten • Norway

    by Pettys |

    Hello everyone! I would like to share with you a few photos of the fantastic Norwegian islands, Lofoten. It is one of the most beautiful places on earth that I visited.    Sunset on the west coast.    The mountains and sea in the village of Reine.   ... More
  • How was your ??

    by Amilevin |

    Hi, I guess all of you encountered this subject on the "day dreaming" section in the message board. Usually what you'll see over there are some happy contributors and some disappointed. A short story of my previous month's performance and this current can give you some... More
  • 6 Tips for Taking Better Maternity Photographs

    by Designroast |

    As the trend of maternity photo shoots continues to increase, so does the opportunity for you to make your clients feel like this important time in their life has been properly and beautifully captured. Maternity photographs come with a great amount of responsibility for... More

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