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  • MILESTONE: 1000 IMAGES ONLINE

    by Dahlskoge | 26th of July, 2016

    Hey guys, Hope you're all enjoying your summer and taking advantage of the inspiration that comes with it, I know I am. Today I reached a milestone of 1000 images in my portfolio which I am thrilled about! I've also come to realize that I enjoy sport photography and... More
  • 100 SALES

    by Antonio1962 | 28th of July, 2016

    Recently reached 100 sales and I am happy with this goal.I want to thanks all buyers and Dreamstime for the support and oportunity to improve my photography work! These are some of my sales.   [svdimg]12835[/svdimg         More
  • Requests, needs, wants, and pet peeves from a buyer

    by Denverhealth | 4th of August, 2016

      Just a few pointers for contributors: Please go for ethnic diversity wherever possible. Assume there are "young smiley white people" versions of whatever you are photographing. Distinguish yourself from the crowd and you'll pick up buyers like me. Please please... More
  • Five images approved

    by FabioConcetta | 13th of August, 2016

    Hello everyone! In a short holiday, I had the opportunity to visit the town of Tropea, into Calabria, in Italy. The images were taken from the belvedere, located in the main street, the panorama is spectacular. I hope, dear friends, you like them!        ... More
  • Let’s raise our voices with respect

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 7th of August, 2016

    I'm tired of American Politics. You can't turn on the TV these days without politicians or their surrogates slinging mud at each other in very loud voices, and we still have 3 months until the election.         The level of discourse in this country... More
  • 200 sales

    by Anorton | 10th of August, 2016

    Great news! My sales have just reached 200. Although I have uploaded a wider range of images a number of which are selling slowly at level 1, two of my images are generating the greatest number of sales. By far the most popular is a picture of banana loaf and its constituent... More
  • Milestone - 100 sales

    by Elevationus | 5th of August, 2016

    Hi guys, my first photo was approved around an year ago. I am so happy that today I have 100 sales. This is one of my bestsellers.   See Article
  • Las Vegas

    by Hellen8 | 13th of August, 2016

    Las Vegas Trip Las Vegas is the largest city in the State of Nevada, USA. "Vegas" is a city of gambling and entertainment. ... and this beautiful and crazy city in the desert, I recently visited. But not as a gambler, but as a tourist. Las Vegas is particularly... More
  • Over 300 Pictures Online

    by Perla1108 | 8th of August, 2016

    I am so happy that finally I completed over 300 pictures online. My goal for this year is to put more effort in building a bigger portfolio and hopefully in selling a lot more pictures. These are few of my image, as you could see base on my pictures I love doing landscape... More
  • Welcome To My City

    by Angelaostafichuk | 15th of August, 2016

    Whenever I say I’m from Canada, people ask three questions: Am I from Toronto, Vancouver or do I speak French (meaning am I from Quebec). Neither A, B, or C are correct actually and when I say where I’m from, 99.9% (ok, maybe 90%) of people have never heard of it.... More
  • Bryce Canyon

    by Pettys | 25th of July, 2016

    Hoodoos and forest mixed together. There is no other place like Bryce Canyon. Hoodoos can be found on every continent, but here is the largest collection of hoodoos in the world! All Descriptions fail. Cave without a roof? Forest of stone? Photographs do not do it justice.... More
  • 50 Images sold and 1500 Images online

    by Ganesh005 | 27th of July, 2016

    50 images sold and 1500+ images in my portfolio. My Portfolio                  See Article
  • Getting the shot

    by Leicaphotos | 17th of August, 2016

      Sometimes, being a photographer can be exhausting. We all push ourselves. Some mornings, it's worth being awake before anyone else... Sunrises and sunsets can be cliche or exotic. Look for the angle nobody else is shooting, carry a wide, a macro, and a telephoto at... More
  • Gear Doesn't Matter... Ramblings for the Night

    by Leicaphotos | 15th of August, 2016

      Many of us spend an inordinate amount of time and effort on pixel peeping and gear acquisition. We are passionate about the gear we lug around every day and will usually bore a non photographer to tears with our endless ramblings about Canon, Leica, Fuji, Nikon or whichever... More
  • What Buyers Look For When Purchasing Images With People

    by Wisconsinart | 21st of August, 2016

    There is a multitude of needs for people images so there is no single right answer when it comes to submitting images with people. Simple things like the model looking at the camera or away can grab a sale or prevent one. Therefore, the best way to handle this topic is to... More
  • Professional quality lens vs "super pro camera "

    by Moravaldes | 31st of July, 2016

    If you just started in the world of photography and you are bothered by the question : what should I buy : pro-quality lenses or a "super pro camera" ? my first advice : i'm sure you can take perfect pics with a non pro camera , you just need to learn how ; and for... More
  • A 1000 images milestone and two editors' choices!

    by Teolazarev | 2nd of August, 2016

    Hey there everybody! As of today I am a proud owner of 1000+ portfolio on Dreamstime! It's been two painful months to sort out all of my travel images, dig up pet photography and organize new shoots, but the longer I do it the more fun it gets. Today was also my first... More
  • Photographing Captive Whales and Dolphins

    by Tuftedpuffin | 6th of August, 2016

    I spend a lot of time at zoos and aquariums, sometimes as a volunteer and mostly as an observant visitor (I am currently studying to work in a zoo or rescue facility, as well). As a photographer, this means I have invested a lot of time learning to photograph the animal... More
  • educate yourself with Dreamstime

    by Lightpro | 27th of July, 2016

    A recent blog visit to a new photographers thoughts brought this subject to mind. When I was a beginning photographer many years ago a talented and very open minded professional photographer took me under his wing. He taught me everything he knew, creating his own competition.... More
  • 100 images online

    by Heidifotomaniac | 30th of July, 2016

    Hi all, I have now 100 images online. Thank you for all good advises through the blogs. I concentrate on editorial photos now, and also upload additional format for uploaded photos.       See Article

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