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  • Wild Models

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of March, 2007

    Yesterday I found myself on a long pier stretching far out into the Atlantic Ocean. An aggressive group of large pelicans were hanging around the end of the pier to snatch leftover fresh bait. These birds... More
  • A Kick in the Creative Pants

    by Ellenboughn | 2nd of March, 2007

    The most important advice I have to offer after my decades in the stock photo business about what images to make is listen to yourself. You know more than anyone about why you want to create imagery. Build on those thoughts first. Then see how to make the images more salable.... More
  • A Sense of Place (Part II)

    by Ellenboughn | 28th of February, 2007

    Before you arrive in a new location, do research. Looking at map is not enough. Nor are guidebooks necessary the only printed form of information at your fingertips. Get a compass so that you will be able to anticipate how the light will be at different times in the day in... More
  • A Sense of Place (Part 1)

    by Ellenboughn | 26th of February, 2007

    I'm in San Francisco this week, staying near Union Square. There is a photographer on every corner snapping every which way. So how do to create images of a beautiful and much photographed city that will stand out from the competition?... More
  • Erin Go Bragh!

    by Ellenboughn | 22nd of February, 2007

    Erin Go Bragh translates to "Ireland Forever" and in the US where everyone claims to be Irish on St. Patrick's Day, it is often heard.
    In parts of the world, March 17th is all about beer. Specifically,... More
  • What is She Wearing?

    by Ellenboughn | 20th of February, 2007

    Wardrobe is key to a professional looking image. And the type of clothing that a model is wearing can enhance the salability of an image in more ways than one. Here is a terrific image of a teen writing on the board in her classroom. The model's top gives a clue... More
  • A Good Stock Image is an Incomplete One...

    by Ellenboughn | 17th of February, 2007

    A pioneer in the stock business once said, "A good stock photo is an incomplete photo". That doesn't make sense, does it? Shouldn't a great stock photo simply be a great photo? Sometimes, yes. But think about one of the reasons stock photos sell and the unfinished... More
  • A trip to the bookstore (Part 1)

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    We all get "stuck" in a void of inspiration sometimes. I find that my best ideas often come out of the blue when I'm NOT consciencously trying to think of something creative. When that kind brain freeze sets in, try just taking a break from even thinking about your own work.... More
  • Introduction

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    Dreamstime has asked me to write a blog to share my knowledge of the stock photo business. First a bit about me. Before I found myself in the business of editing, marketing and producing images, I was a schoolteacher. Thus the art above. I hope to both teach and learn in... More

    by Oakdalecat | 28th of October, 2016

    Yea! I reached 1500 photos online on Dreamstime! Just wish I had more time to do more so I could add more (primary job, veterinarian, still dominates my world!)....well, on to the next milestone, 2000! Of course this is only a tiny portion of #1500-couldn'... More
  • Grand Canyon National Park - Tour

    by Hellen8 | 28th of October, 2016

    The spectacular Grand Canyon is one of the biggest attraction in America, located in the northwest state of Arizona.     The park's central feature is the Grand Canyon, a gorge of the Colorado River, which is often considered one of the Seven Natural... More
  • Why the on Demand Business is a Successful Model for Startups

    by Lewisparkes90 | 28th of October, 2016

    In the course of the most recent couple of years, the pattern of using on-request benefits that have been offered in different modern segments, for example, sustenance, transportation, medicinal services, cars, and electronic gear has turned out to be far more famous than... More
  • Photography Inspires Me

    by Cheese365 | 28th of October, 2016

      For me photography is about capturing memories; maybe family occasions, special places, stunning colours, shapes, dew drops on leaves, sunsets, sunrises, old buildings or just the unusual. Every photograph or image is a memory of some sort; whether it captures... More
  • My first blog with my silent whisperer- my flowers

    by Tokken2380 | 28th of October, 2016

    I am an amateur, clicked whatever seems beautiful. My brother recommends me to try at Dreamstime, as he is also here. I uploaded some and few got selected. My brother is also a keen photographer though he himself is also an amateur. we exchanged ideas and views. Recently... More
  • Life is wonderful

    by Leptir2010 | 28th of October, 2016

    Life is wonderful how themselves participate in creating unforgettable moments.Let us ask ourselves when we last woke up with a smile on his face, the last time we thank the blessings we can enjoy another morning, day and everything that makes our life.Be able to observe... More
  • Invoice Management - Electronic Invoicing the Smart Way

    by Moontehnolabs | 28th of October, 2016

    Subjects of significant importance for the European Payments Council (EPC) were talked about amid the fourth meeting of the Euro Retail Payments Board (ERPB), which occurred in late November 2015. The ERPB is high level body led by the European Central... More
  • The Brigde

    by Hegelill | 27th of October, 2016

      It`s not a bridge, but a boat Jelly (Is that right?? hmmmmmmm......) Just called it a bridge to the lack of a better description. See Article
  • Aquaintance with Crimea

    by Articture | 27th of October, 2016

    Just came back from unforgettable Crimea. Wonderful nature, beauty of the Black sea and high mountains, which are all unique and have a special character, inspired and delighted us throughout this time. We went there with climbing club. Guys climbed a lot and intensively,... More
  • We never noticed the beauty because we were busy trying to creat it

    by 215046117 | 26th of October, 2016

    >All thing are artificial, for nature is an arr of God. Look deep into nature and you will understand everything better than before.   See Article
  • My first article

    by Danoliveira84 | 26th of October, 2016

    Hello my Dreamstime friends, i am beginner here and this is my first article . i would like to show some birds living in Brazil and especially in my city (Niterói- Rio de Janeiro state). First bird is a Canary   Now it is a couple Canary in love  ... More

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