My new “editorial” life

posted on 6th of may, 2008

In February Dereamstime has launched the new editorial licence and this has changed my photographic life but not only that. Let me explain.

I’ve always loved taking pictures of the places I visit but my obsession was to take pictures with NO people at all, this even before starting selling my images on DT.

With this new licence I’ve discovered a million more possibilities to enjoy my hobby. I started taking pictures with people and I found out that I like taking portraits.

Now I can also publish pictures of my favourite sport: volleyball. And also pictures of the great Italian volleyball players I'm so proud of.

My way of reading the newspaper has changed too. Now I immediately look for events, or unusual things to see and take pictures of.

In occasion of the Half Marathon in my hometown I woke up early even if it was a Sunday, I had breakfast with my husband in the Ducal square waiting for the marathon to start. I then met friends who were going to run. In the end I enjoyed my Sunday much more than I would have if I had rested in bed till late.

The editorial licence is my motivating force to win my laziness and go to make new experiences, so my portfolio is a bit more varied and my life is better too.

Comments (12)

Posted by Matt6t6 on May 13, 2009
I am new to stock and don't know the rules yet on people !! I take it if it is for editorial you can take photos of people at events and in the street and its OK ? If that is the case then I will be changing the way I shoot from now on as well as I don't have the confidence to ask them to sign a model release just yet ....
Posted by Valeria73 on September 03, 2008
Thank you Alberto! :))
Posted by Alberto*_* on September 03, 2008
Many time passed from may but...
I like your portfolio.
Good luck, for your "new editorial life"
Posted by Fenghui on August 12, 2008
hi Valerial!
I like your editorial pic about vollyball.I play vollyball since 7-8 years old.
let us keep going
Posted by Valeria73 on May 28, 2008
Thanks Dadina! ;-)
Posted by Dadina on May 28, 2008
Hi Valeria! your editorial pictures are beatiful,I like it. I hope too to have the opportunity to make some editorial pictures!!..Congrats for your new editorial life!!
Posted by Amaranta on May 14, 2008
You are great, sister!!!!!! :)))))
Posted by Sekdo on May 07, 2008
Very very good job and good shot Valeria!!!! Congrats! :))))
Posted by Leda_d on May 07, 2008
Very good job super-valeria! I love all your image!
Posted by Eprom on May 07, 2008
good jobs.
i am not opportunity to get “editorial” .:(
Posted by Valeria73 on May 06, 2008
Thanks Rob! I like your portfolio, too!!! :)
Posted by Rebeccaosborn on May 06, 2008
congrats - best of luck with your editorial images

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