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  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 1

    by Hyperbiker | 23rd of May, 2013

    Hi folks, Starting from this week, I will try to introduce you the birds living / existing in Turkey. My aim is to endear the birds to the general audience along with giving short information about their descriptions, habitats, biology and behaviours with the resources... More
  • My First US$ 103.61

    by Hyperbiker | 22nd of May, 2013

    Hi folks, I uploaded my first precious and worthy image to Dreamstime on September 2012 and received my first earnings through PayPal today. Congratulations to me :) and thank you Dreamstime! See Article
  • 10.000 $ … stock .. Now what?

    by Asterixvs | 9th of May, 2013

    After 2 years, 7 months and 9 days I reached the 10.000$. Now What?... I started submitting in a lucky day of September 13th and I got my first sale after 15 days….. 0.99 cents. …. For the rest of 9999.01 I did the following:... More
  • Direct Linking to Dreamstime: Why It Is Beneficial

    by Clifhaley | 20th of March, 2013

    Dreamstime is committed to using ethical practices in all of our business endeavors, and this includes SEO. There are two primary components to SEO: On-Site SEO, which means making the website easy for search engines to crawl and index, and Off-Site SEO, which involves establishing... More
  • Poor background removal - is this refusal bugging you?

    by Tamarabauer | 13th of February, 2013

    "Poor background removal" - if this is a refusal reason that you commonly receive when your images are reviewed, especially on subjects that have a plain (often white) background, here are a few tips that I hope you will find helpful. If you intend... More
  • Google Images' new layout - how this impacts photographers and webmasters

    by Achilles | 4th of February, 2013

    Let me preface this blog post by saying that Google has been a very important Internet player, and that the Internet wouldn't be the same without their efforts and innovations. With that said, I would like to share information with you regarding a recently released... More
  • 2012 in review

    by Tangie | 31st of December, 2012

    The year which is about to end has been full of events: from the Olympic games to the US presidential elections, from riots and strikes to much debated bailouts, from record artwork sale to Felix Baumgartner's fearless supersonic jump, from the Queen's Diamond Jubilee to... More
  • Latest CANON Digital Photo professional (DPP) UPDATE

    by BCritchley | 18th of December, 2012

    Are you a CANON user and use CANON's Digital Photo Professional (DPP) to work your RAW files. Well there has been some very good improvements made with an update on December 12, 2012. If you already have older versions running on your system, including the EOS UTILITY... More
  • Fight copyright infringement

    by Dudau | 23rd of November, 2012

    How to report copyright infringement on social media websites By now, you must know about our reporting copyright infringement tool and perhaps you're already familiar with how to spot your images used without license. You should also know that our DMCA tool can be... More
  • The Most Important Things about Photoshop all Beginners Must Know

    by Maigi | 5th of November, 2012

    All dedicated beginners usually already know that with the help of Photoshop you can heal the photos, clone the background, move the objects, adjust skin tones, and do many many amazing tricks, and there are lot of tutorials out there to guide you. But I want to talk about... More
  • Roberto1977 is illustrating the world happy

    by Assignments | 23rd of October, 2012

    Roberto1977, this week's featured contributor, is a self-taught illustrator in love with photography who likes to draw the world happy. His favorite and main subjects are children and seasonal holidays which he turns into successful stock with a few inexpensive resources... More
  • Russian lens BOKEH

    by Yellowind | 27th of September, 2012

    Hello, I've just tried russian lens JUPITER-9 and was amazed of it's specific beautiful bokeh. Now I want to try Hellios, this thing is also pretty much great. If you like to experiment, let's try this particular lens: Jupiter-9, Hellios and other old russian lens.... More
  • So you want to be a Macro photographer

    by BCritchley | 26th of September, 2012

    Ok, for ages I have toyed with the idea of trying out macro photography. Normally I end up leaving this thought on the back burner thinking it's a lot of trouble to photograph bugs. Any hows today I stumbled across this great video by Thomas Shahan's video on shooting... More
  • 5 years with You

    by Roberto1977 | 24th of September, 2012

    Hello. Time to celebrate for me. I am a man of few words, especially in a not exciting period on a personal level (economic crisis, not a lot of work, bla bla bla), so I’d like to share with you some achievements in these 5 years. My first sale: 0.60$ 11/22/2007... More
  • Keep an eye out for your images being used illegally

    by BCritchley | 24th of September, 2012

    I have today carried out a search of my images using Google's image search. Found lots being used with watermarks and subsequently used DT's "report misuse" tab in the management area, you should do the same if you find infringements. One blogger responded me today,... More
  • Guide to travel photography by Bogdan Mihai Lazar

    by Assignments | 20th of September, 2012

    Mihai Bogdan Lazar likes traveling as much as shooting photos so his portfolio is an impressive collection of wonderful, amazing, quaint places you'd just like to see some day. Until then, check out his bio on the profile page to see all the places he's seen and... More
  • Read!

    by Dudau | 18th of September, 2012

    So, you have the tools, you have the skills, you have the time. What else do you need in order to be successful in stock photography? The concepts! Concept photography is the best selling stock photography. But which concepts to shoot? How to find inspiration? One option... More
  • 3000 Sales

    by BCritchley | 15th of September, 2012

    After joining in 2009, started uploading in April 2010 I have now just hit 3000 sales. A big thanks to all the buyers and DT for the platform on which we all showcase our work. See Article
  • The world through a special lens

    by Assignments | 11th of September, 2012

    Brett Critchley's portfolio is the portfolio in which you can find everything, from cars to sunsets, from people to pets, from landscapes to isolated. Open mindedness and long time stock photography experience could be the explanation for his portfolio diversity but that'... More
  • What a great big surprise, featured photographer :)

    by BCritchley | 6th of September, 2012

    What a big surprise for me this morning to find that I'm Dreamstime's featured photographer for the week:) It really is an honor to have your portfolio showcased by such a fantastic stock agency and I really do appreciate this. So a big thank you to DT and you, the... More

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