My 2 Cents

posted on 3rd of june, 2010

Well I have wanted to post something hopefully ....useful. I have been with Dreamstime for a couple of years now and must say I seem to "fit in" here. I enjoy the community feel. Also Dreamstime seems to be well managed and respect their contributors. Reading the blogs is also enlightening and fun at times. All of us here are creating Micro-stock for various reasons. Maybe for the money, love of photography, skills improvement or a creative outlet. I guess I'm doing it for all of these reasons.

That said, Micro-stock photographs, images and illustrations are strictly a commodity. Like any "commodity" , quality and creativity helps. Also craft and skill are more important than ever. The quality of micro-stock images will keep going up. So it will get harder
to get images accepted. Royalty-free photography...

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Posted by Upwardway38 on January 25, 2014
I'm learning a lot from photographers like you. Thanks!
Posted by Bazaarworld on October 25, 2012
Hi, I really love the gold globe with Australia! Is it possible for you to do one that features New Zealand?
Posted by Indianeye on July 18, 2012
Your portfolio is simply awesome & truly inspiring !!

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Dave Bredeson is a professional photographer working in Sydney Australia. I strive to create the highest possible quality images for your use Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. -Leonardo da Vinci You cannot depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus. -Mark Twain A few more details about me: Professional Photographer Art Center College of Design Pasadena, CA

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