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  • My un/conventional workplaces and the first assignment file sale

    by Olgabugrovskaya | 26th of August, 2017

    This assignment is very a good one for me. In the contest took three of my works and one of them I was able to sell. This is my first sale of assignment file. For each picture in this contest is its own story. For example, this was done at the Hermitage, where my husband... More
  • A special view with the cracked leaf

    by Richardwhf | 22nd of August, 2017

    It's was a sunny morning and the ground was wet. In the corner,the moss was growing with active life. And the pathway, the pathway was covering with the high trees. When I walked along the quiet pathway, the water on the leaves dropped on my head. And I lift my head, there... More
  • Four niche sales in one week

    by Apers | 16th of August, 2017

       Last week I was surprised by four niche sales of the city Zwolle, no subscriptions, fully paid. Most of you probably don't even know where Zwolle is located. Like most of you I have architectural pictures of London and Paris. Dreamstime has plenty of... More
  • Rules of the supermarket

    by Dudau | 14th of August, 2017

    This article is not about supermarkets. It’s about stock photography and how to sell more images. But first, a few words about supermarkets:    A century old business model The concept of supermarket, in its various forms, appeared about a hundred years ago. It... More
  • The small stuff

    by Jaquiht | 11th of August, 2017

    My favourite type of photography is almost certainly macro. Ideally, the type of macro that involves chasing small insects around to no avail in summertime, although I do also have a soft spot for grovelling around in decaying leaves in autumn in order to photograph fungi.... More
  • How and why you should use stock photos in Facebook marketing

    by Katairobi | 11th of August, 2017

      Did you consider starting a Facebook marketing campaign for your business or brand? What do you think about Facebook ads? Did you think about using stock photography for your campaigns? Facebook is the most popular social networking platform ever with tw billion monthly... More
  • Extreme Macro Photography

    by Mandritoiu | 4th of August, 2017

    This article is describing the technique I'm using to achieve high quality extreme macro photos, for magnifications beyond 3x, up to 10x (possible up to 20x). This means that the subject frame is between 3 and 20 times smaller than the physical sensor dimensions... More
  • My Nikon D60 DSLR

    by Unteroffizier | 3rd of August, 2017

    This blog is a remembrance and a tribute to my Nikon D60 DSLR. It should be the last camera with a CCD sensor before Nikon introduces the CMOS sensor to their newer DSLR models. Although the low light high ISO performance of this Nikon model wasn't superb and as an entry... More
  • Backyard Photography

    by Lightpro | 2nd of August, 2017

    I spend a lot of time outdoors photographing. Sometimes driving for over an hour, then hiking deep into the forest to find that special image that every art director will want to buy (or at least that is my hope!). Lately, though, time and weather have not been cooperating... More
  • Reminder. Good titles and keywording makes the most work

    by AuthenticCreations | 1st of August, 2017

    Hello Dreamstimers, Just for the beginners here that have the question how to make more sales. There are different factors that influence your sales. One of the most important is keywords and titles. I learned in the past that titles and keywording are extremely important... More
  • Night scene of city Skyline

    by Billysiew | 30th of July, 2017

    Capture Night scenery of cities around the world. This is my dream Here only have some want to share with you, hope you like it :)         See Article
  • E-novel book covers

    by Billowack | 29th of July, 2017

    Most e-book authors are not rich and famous and need their covers to attract readers. A cover design must give a clue to the content without giving away something the author wants the readers to discover in the reading process. I avoid artsy-fartsy modeling poses. I pick... More
  • Exposure

    by Rzachariasse | 29th of July, 2017

    Ofcourse we are here to show our photos, but how many of you are here for the big bucks? I'm not btw, but I do get jealous when I see some photographers with loads of exposure. I wonder how they do that, besides the obvious beautiful photos ofcourse :) This is one of my... More
  • Explore Alleppey (Alappuzha)- Venice of the East

    by Anoopkumar4466 | 23rd of July, 2017

           Paddy field texture Paddy fields are a majority of the scenes at Kuttanadu (the rice bowl of Kerala) in Alleppey (or Alappuzha) district of Kerala, India. It was a major business port in India at ancient times. The artificial canals made for transporting... More
  • FEED YOUR IDEAS WATCHING MOVIES

    by Martinchiroque | 22nd of July, 2017

    I think it´s important to watch some interesting movies that were dominated to oscar to the best photography beucause there we can notice some special play of light and colors that we can recreate later to our own way and add a little of our art and imagination then we can... More
  • War Sounds , With A Hint Of Horror

    by Nicholsonadams9 | 22nd of July, 2017

      War sounds , with a hint of horror! Sounds that will make your hair stand on end , and goosebumps all over your body , Dark deep screeching sounds from the deep abyss. Audio Sample MOVIE SNIPPET See Article
  • Take Travel Photos While taking care of our enviroment

    by Bbudlao | 20th of July, 2017

    I love nature photography, beach view is one of my favorite subject. The photo below is one of the 7,107 islands in the Philippines.        In my observation local people living in the island had a different role for taking care of the place .     ... More
  • Clouds

    by Jimmytst | 19th of July, 2017

    Let's talk about clouds. Clouds are fascinating to watch. They come in all shapes, sizes and colours. Do you know that clouds have different names for different patterns? Here are some examples.    stratocumuls clouds    cirrus clouds    cirrocumulus... More
  • Creative Backgrounds

    by Pamjreynolds | 18th of July, 2017

    Hi folks, I am at last getting back to work now with my photography and learning more about Photoshop. I must say it has given this 'old girl' a new lease of life. The last couple of weeks I've been trying to extend my creativity with Abstracts and Backgrounds with... More
  • My Travel Through Beautiful Iran

    by Atung86 | 15th of July, 2017

    Hey Everyone. first of all let me tell you a little bit about my self, i am the House photographer for United Nation Indonesia and i travel a lot, I've been to over 90+ countries and i love to document Culture, People and Landscape. Believe me when i tell you that Iran... More

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