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  • Haunting and haunted locations for photography

    by Tangie | 30th of October, 2013

    We're getting closer to that spooky night of the year when they say the dead walk the earth and all sort of supernatural, spine-chilling phenomena occur. Most of you will probably grab their cameras. Experienced photostockers will always try to shoot the best of the worst... More
  • How to start in stock photography

    by Dudau | 23rd of October, 2013

    If you're passionate about photography, you probably spend a lot on photo equipment and a return of that investment will come in handy. Or you may simply want to earn some extra money out of your hobby and don't really know how to do this. Stock photography may be the answer... More
  • Your friends' mobiles carry your next referral sale!

    by Achilles | 10th of October, 2013

    I'm looking at our Mobile photos category where we've added all images shot with a smartphone - feel free to browse it yourselves: Mobile phone shots It looks like these photos are getting better and better. Processed, pixelred, eyeemed, instagrammed or straight from... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 11

    by Hyperbiker | 3rd of October, 2013

    Folks, Back in the field again after a very long break. Below is the information related to a very cute species: Bearded Tit – Panurus biarmicus The Bearded Reedling (Panurus biarmicus) is a small, sexually dimorphic reed-bed passerine bird. It is frequently... More
  • How you can become copyright free - learn the industries secrets

    by Nikitu | 3rd of September, 2013

    How many times did you get a rejection because you forgot to remove a license plate, an iPhone button or a tiny artwork on a wall behind you main subject? When shooting people, the protocol is simple (have a model release printed, make sure it's a good general MR or a Dreamstime... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 10

    by Hyperbiker | 25th of July, 2013

    My dear friends, Here is the one of the most common birds that can be found all around Turkey: Corn bunting – Emberiza calandra The Corn Bunting (Emberiza calandra) is a passerine bird in the bunting family Emberizidae, a group now separated by most modern authors... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 9

    by Hyperbiker | 18th of July, 2013

    Hi folks, This week, we will look into a very very common but beautiful bird: Black-eared wheatear – Oenanthe hispanica The Black-eared Wheatear (Oenanthe hispanica) is a wheatear, a small migratory passerine bird that was formerly classed as a member of the Thrush... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 7

    by Hyperbiker | 5th of July, 2013

    Hi friends, This week, we’ll look into a very common, but pretty bird from all around Turkey. Pied (white wagtail) – Motacilla alba The White Wagtail (Motacilla alba) is a small passerine bird in the wagtail family Motacillidae, which also includes the pipits... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 6

    by Hyperbiker | 25th of June, 2013

    Hi friends, We will meet a very talented hunter this week, an enemy of the grasshoppers: Rüppel’s warbler – Sylvia rueppelli The Rüppell's Warbler (Sylvia rueppelli) is a typical warbler of the genus Sylvia. It breeds in Greece, Turkey and neighbouring islands.... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 5

    by Hyperbiker | 18th of June, 2013

    Hello folks, This week’s bird is a very pretty and cute one: Little ringed plover – Charadrius dubius The Little Ringed Plover (Charadrius dubius) is a small plover. Adults have a grey-brown back and wings, a white belly, and a white breast with one black neckband.... More
  • How to promote your portfolio

    by Dudau | 18th of June, 2013

    While Dreamstime does a lot for promoting your images out there, there are still a few things you can do for yourself in order to get more exposure and, hopefully, more sales. How to promote your portfolio There are two ways of promoting your photos: with direct links... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 4

    by Hyperbiker | 14th of June, 2013

    Northern bald ibis - Geronticus eremita (Kelaynak in Turkish) This species has undergone a long-term decline and now has an extremely small population, with over 95% of truly wild birds concentrated in one subpopulation in Morocco. Numbers are currently increasing owing... More
  • GET TO KNOW THE BIRDS OF TURKEY - 3

    by Hyperbiker | 3rd of June, 2013

    Hi folks, This week’s bird is a species very common in Turkey. Eurasian Jay – Garrulus glandarius The Eurasian Jay (Garrulus glandarius) is a species of bird occurring over a vast region from Western Europe and north-west Africa to the Indian Subcontinent and... More
  • 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

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