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  • Easy Way to Reverse-Search Your Images

    by Elianehaykal |

    Probably we all know about how to reverse-search our images online to track their usage, right? Recently, I found an easier way to do it: In Google Chrome, right-click the image and type "s", and voilà! Ok, now here's the subliminal message in my blog - Georges, I hope... More
  • Editorial or Commercial? For the beginner .....

    by 1000wordsimages |

    >Many beginners in stock photography are still struggling what photos they can put as commercial or editorial. Commercial photos can be used commercial and also editorial. Editorial photos or better said “Editorial Use Only” photos can be only used for editorial purposes.... More
  • Authenticity in your city

    by 1000wordsimages |

    >   If you read some articles about how the photo stock market is doing or what are the new trends you will not avoid to see that there is an fast increasing demand for authentic photos. This means that most agencies have much choice of staged photos. What many buyers... More
  • Keyword Selection

    by Irihodgson |

             Firstly, think about what potential clients are looking for and anticipate what the word is they will use to find your product / image. Talk it out with colleagues and friends to discover what words clients would use when discussing your product.... More
  • Top 10 most downloaded Halloween images in 2014

    by Malinash |

    Halloween, horror, costume, pumpkin, make up – they are probably the most used keywords that buyers have searched on Dreamstime for Halloween this year. And here we are, making a top ten list of the most downloaded Halloween images in 2014 on Dreamstime. The Pumpkin... More
  • Lofoten islands - the most beautiful islands in the world.

    by Hellen8 |

    I recently returned from a long journey to the north, beyond the Arctic Circle. I saw with my own eyes the most beautiful islands in the world - Lofoten.There are many beautiful islands on earth, but these are unique. Unique for its dramatic natural landscape. Glaciers... More
  • New set of pumpkins for Halloween!

    by Bennymarty |

    On the occasion of Halloween I've carved a pumpkin for a new theme sets: frightening night, pumpkin selfie, fun business and a nice party. And I've made a complicated composition using an HDR picture of a Norway cemetery, this one has been approved for assignment too.... More
  • The Kung Fu Stock Master Teaches Grasshopper Professional Photograhy

    by Wisconsinart |

    The Kung Fu Master of Stock Photography was holding a set of prints given to him by Grasshopper. With a grand smile, Master looked at Grasshopper and exclaimed, "Grasshopper! These photographs are exquisite! Masterful! I am stunned by your abilities!" Grasshopper could only... More
  • New gym machines set

    by Bennymarty |

    I'm glad to share with you my new gym machines set, made in a real gym in a closure day. This way I had the opportunity to shot with a tripod in long exposition with natural light, with no people around... The result is very satisfactory but it took a lot of time in post... More
  • Steep Road Ahead

    by Jpavlish |

    In the beginning of April of 2014 I made the decision to try making money with my photography. I had always gotten many complements on the various social medium, so I wanted to see if anyone wanted to put money into it. I attempted to apply my content to the three largest... More
  • What Images Sell Best?

    by Edosaodaro |

    I have often asked myself this question...   Is the answer; People; Exotic Locations; Rare Images; Concepts; Editorials; Landscapes; Strange Objects; etc?   Well, I can certainly confirm that my experience thus far (and now I have just hit sales!!!) suggests... More
  • Eye of Ra

    by Guernica |

      The Eye of Ra or Eye of Re is a being in ancient Egyptian mythology that functions as a feminine counterpart to the sun god Ra and a violent force that subdues his enemies. The Eye is an extension of Ra's power, equated with the disk of the sun, but it also behaves... More
  • First 10 sales!

    by Dahlskoge |

    Nothing solves a dearth of ideas like an increase in sales! The best motivation is undeniably appreciation. Since I moved to Los Angeles about 2 months ago I have been establishing monthly goals to overcome in terms of portfolio expansion, and so far I have been doing... More
  • My first 3D image: Coffee Cups

    by Celiaak |

    For some time I have been aspiring to learn to make images and animations in 3D program Blender, but ventured only in basic shapes and understandig the very basics of the vary basic. I even made shor animations, but my PC is too slow to render it at a reasonable quality.... More
  • Home Made Food Photography - new tips and tricks

    by Amitai |

      The best thing about being married to a spouse that cooks, is the ability to snap candid food stocks without seriously investing in it (I elaborate more about it in the original post bellow).   In the years since I publish this post, my wife has become a serious cook... More
  • Do we need a CPL Filter?

    by And19sv |

    For thoose that don't know what a CPL filter [circular polarizer filter] is, I will try to explain what is it's purpose and you can decide on your own if you need it. Let's imagine this: "You just came back from your vacation on the seaside and you download your pictures... More
  • Go pro 3+ black edition and assignment roaring 25

    by Fallostupido |

    Hello In August I bought my first go pro 3+ black edition. I was surprised by his Capacity, versatility 'and quality of video and photo  I spent the month of August doing selfie, diving in the sea, bicycle races and trying to make good videos and photos that slow loading... More
  • It's time to vote

    by Wxh6763 |

    At the end, it's time to vote for the assignment! I like photo especially the landscape photography. When this assignment have started, I uploaded some images which taken in the scenic spot I have been to. Finally there are 3 have been passed. Now, please vote for me,for... More
  • Wide Angles- How to create panoramas for your portfolio -update

    by Amitai |

    This post was first published in 2009. During the 5 years since I posted it, I have come to important conclusions, I wish to share with you. 1) of all, there is a market to Panoramic stock images. It's not the mass sales of mine, but occasionally, a buyer finds... More
  • Waiting for Christmas

    by Fengai |

    I already draw illustration for Christmas and New Year Here is my cartoon snow houses These illustrations are created on a tablet "Wacom Bamboo Pen&Touch" while work 1 Illustrations 30 minutes. My idea is to draw play houses,. lots of toys and a garland, almost a... More

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