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  • Pzmphoto
    New Dimensions

    by Pzmphoto | 25th of August, 2016

    I won a Helios 44M-4 58mm f/2 on an auction. I did not expect much, but I was surprised. I really like it! The one problem is my Nikon, because this lens technically impossible to focus at infinite. I only need an extension tube for deeper macros. Check my first attempts... More
  • Eternalfour
    A good joke and bad joke

    by Eternalfour | 24th of August, 2016

    A joke can make us laugh out loud and it can do nothing. It is the same joke yet told by different people ... so what makes a joke a good one? ... its the way the joke is told The photo, be it conceptual or indicative may have no meaning unless taken in the "proper"... More
  • Gnicolson
    Artistic Abilities Never Seem To Fail

    by Gnicolson | 24th of August, 2016

  • Seanmccammon
    Older Technology Is Very Affordable - But Is It Worth It?

    by Seanmccammon | 22nd of August, 2016

    In times past i've bought older technology because it was at a more reasonable price. Way back when I was young and single it was never the issue; but family costs come first. I started my DSLR and stock photography images using a Canon 400D which I purchased at a very... More
  • Eternalfour
    For better background images

    by Eternalfour | 22nd of August, 2016

    I see you posting a lot of background related visuals which may have a good selling rate. Normally you’d be busy posting those visuals with the hope of them be selected at first then sold later, however the preference of them being sold may dominate the latter giving... More
  • Yana28
    Thanks very much to Dreamstime Agency!

    by Yana28 | 22nd of August, 2016

    Three of my artworks in the contest now! Please vote for this my artwork!       Hottest Malibu baywatch girl on the beach with a lifeline. Hand drawn watercolor. And plus! Dreamstime Agency bought two of my works! Thank you very much Dreamstime!       Gorgeous... More
  • Wisconsinart
    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
  • Epicmagnagraecias
    How my dog photography has grown in quality with Dreamstime

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 21st of August, 2016

    Hi everyone, since I am a Dreamstimer I submitted a lot of my dog photography with tips on how to take decent shots on non cooperative models such as dogs... and I have to say, each refusal note was teaching me to perform better shots me too...   This was one of my... More
  • Odeliafloris
    Book Cover Design - How to choose and use images

    by Odeliafloris | 19th of August, 2016

    When starting thinking about creating a book cover design, a great place to begin is by going online and looking at covers of books from the same genre as the one you are designing for. Amazon is an excellent place to do this. Look at the covers of the top-selling books... More
  • Karenfoleyphotography
    5 Tips to Finding the Perfect Image for Your Project

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 19th of August, 2016

    46 million and counting. That’s the number of images and videos available in dreamstime’s database today. So how, with all this fabulous selection, do you find the one image that is ideal for your next project? Whether you are a newcomer to the site, or are just... More
  • Afrumgartz
    12 hours for a city - Ekaterinburg

    by Afrumgartz | 17th of August, 2016

        To see what a city really is you need some days but so happened that I had only 12 hours to walk around Ekaterinburg - the capital of South Urals. Though - I had enough time to see something.             You can see both modern and historical buildings... More
  • Leicaphotos
    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
  • Afrumgartz
    24 hours in Tobolsk Kremlin

    by Afrumgartz | 13th of August, 2016

      In Siberia weather is variable. So in May in 24 hours you can see both sunshine with +20 degrees C and heavy snowfall.     So it happened that on Easter this year I was in Tobolsk and saw such weather change         More
  • Inyrdreams
    Summer loving and the Dreamstime assignment contest

    by Inyrdreams | 10th of August, 2016

    Everyone has a season they love the most, and normally I would say for me its Autumn.. however I have really had a beautiful summer with many adorable models, and the photo explosion has given me 5 entries into the Dreamstime assignment contest this month! Although I would... More
  • Diogozanoni
    Inspiration

    by Diogozanoni | 10th of August, 2016

    I am veterinarian for 5 years and one half year ago I adopted the photographer as profession and this makes me more excited every day with everything, always looking for a great makeup for photos. 6 months ago I joined dreemstime developers and now have 4 pictures online.... More
  • Project007
    Money talks!

    by Project007 | 2nd of August, 2016

        There are billions of dollars in this world and every country has currency. These kind of money pictures will attract buyers that are marketing Banks, stock-markets, and anything to do with currency or travel to Canada. Stories are told in the news everyday about... More
  • Kheng1987
    Turning Refusal into Acceptance

    by Kheng1987 | 30th of July, 2016

    One of the common refusal comments is "The image contains elements that might be protected by copyright/trademark (logos, brands, specific buildings etc.)... Read more: https://www.dreamstime.com/thread_148". I have my fair share of refusals with this comment.  ... More
  • Romancaffrey
    Overnight camping - this is the Life

    by Romancaffrey | 27th of July, 2016

    We are working and working eight to six from day to day, eagerly dreaming for the long-awaited weekends, gathering our hiking backpacks and finally going on a back-country tent camping far away from routine, from obligations, from everything! Just you, your love, nature... More
  • Pettys
    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
  • Carlosrojas20
    100 Photos accepted!

    by Carlosrojas20 | 22nd of July, 2016

    My first personal goal is reached, a 100 photos online. I have some months in Dreamstime and this is a personal important checkpoint. :)       See Article

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