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  • Edosaodaro
    Sports shooting tips - for London Marathon and others

    by Edosaodaro | 7th of April, 2014

    Hi Guys! I am going to be shooting for a charity at the London Marathon - next week! This should no doubt be great fun but considering that I have only been on one proper sports shoot before now, I can do with all the tips and tricks you can give me! Here are the tips... More
  • Edosaodaro
    White Stuff - Shooting tips & tricks for lots of white (or black)

    by Edosaodaro | 7th of April, 2014

    Hi Guys! Does any know any tips and tricks for taking pictures with lots of white (or black) in the frame? Here are a couple of tips that I use: 1. Metering off blue skies - this invloves point the camera up towards the sky to set my exposure and then... More
  • ClaireCphotography
    Little Collection Experiment

    by ClaireCphotography | 31st of January, 2014

    Hi Everybody! Not so long ago I've reached the milestone of 50 up-loads, which also was the beginning of this blog. The nice and encouraging comments on my first blog article gave me extra motivation and drive to understand stock photography. Thank you all for that! So... More
  • Sasanka7
    How to be Czech in 10 easy steps

    by Sasanka7 | 24th of January, 2014

    Is it true? What do you mean? revisited from © Ricky Yates :-D follow on http://rickyyates.com/how-to-be-czech-in-10-easy-steps/ A few months ago, a British friend who has lived in Germany for many years, alerted me to this online article entitled, ‘How to be German... More
  • Anees32
    How to take best photo

    by Anees32 | 8th of January, 2014

    How to make photos that really sell ....it is simple if don't waste your time to take too many pictures rather concentrate on quality because it is quality and concept that will rise your photo to higher level. And important use the camera kit in which it has its specialization.... More
  • Anees32
    Tip to success

    by Anees32 | 8th of January, 2014

    TIPS :- Use dslr camera if possible even cheap one is good You can upload same image on many stock site but this will give you less price .Try to become exclusive People are attractive to people photos try to include peoples in your photos Reduce noise by some software... More
  • Davidemontalenti
    Mountain Lanscapes

    by Davidemontalenti | 6th of January, 2014

    Mountain landscapes... what other to say? Let's start with this new collection! The slopes of Mount Blanc Massif The steep granite peak of Mount Blanc Massif The high green greezing... More
  • Nansaidh
    Snow Photos-How to shoot so the snow is white!

    by Nansaidh | 14th of December, 2013

    I love shooting in the snow but found often my camera would want to make everything mid-toned creating images of gray snow, yuck! Here's is what I do to solve that. First, I frame my shot and focus. Then I zoom into a bright area of snow in the scene. Using my exposure... More
  • Augustinasg
    How to be a leader

    by Augustinasg | 25th of November, 2013

    Hello everyone, Today I was thinking about five elements of being leader and I thought that's useful for everyone digital creator, so I will share it with you. As I said there is five elements of being leader: 1. Motivation or being determined that means that you always... More
  • Bradcalkins
    What is a T-Stop

    by Bradcalkins | 22nd of November, 2013

    If you been shooting images for any amount of time you are certainly familiar with f-stops and apertures. The f-stop is a ratio between the focal length of a lens and the size of the physical aperture opening in the lens. The longer the lens (telephoto) the larger the physical... More
  • Hanbaoluan
    The wild tell direction coup!

    by Hanbaoluan | 1st of November, 2013

    Photographer friends we all know, often in very remote field, it is easy to get lost, I here to share five recruit to distinguish between the north and the south direction of small knowledge, hope is helpful for you: Method one: you can find a tree pile observation, annual... More
  • FabioConcetta
    Help for additional format...

    by FabioConcetta | 20th of October, 2013

    Hello everyone, this image that was recently accepted, was created completely in Photoshop, I tried to send the additional format in EPS, but not charged, you can tell me what is wrong? Thank you as always, greetings to all! See Article
  • Edosaodaro
    How Do Beginners - Like me - Get Models?

    by Edosaodaro | 9th of October, 2013

    Hi Guys! I decided to write this as I imagine I am not the only one to ever have had this dilemma. A lot of people have great shooting ideas but just don't know how to approach the tricky subject - of models and, of course, associated releases - required to implement such... More
  • Nikitu
    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
  • Vennys
    Drawing Techniques

    by Vennys | 2nd of September, 2013

    Can someone give me a hand please..? I have a lot of ideas, but I´m missing knowledge for better techniques (mainly not hand-drawing). Are there any books for microstock - work..? (how to create stickers, backgrounds, ...) I know some websites, for example http://vector.... More
  • Costa007
    Concert photography

    by Costa007 | 13th of August, 2013

    Taking photos at a concert seems like a hard thing to do, so that is why I've decided to try and help by giving you a small technical advice set. Either you have a phone, a compact camera or a high end dslr, one creative person can take really good photos at a concert.... More
  • Robinstockphotos
    Dealing with noise the smarter way

    by Robinstockphotos | 3rd of July, 2013

    You noticed a bear inside a cave just before evening. You recall seeing a duplicate of this shot in the last National Geographic magazine. You bring your thousand dollar camera up with a proud telephoto lens sticking out a couple feet and set ISO to 200 only to find shutter... More
  • Chanevy
    Capturing Candid Portraits-4 tips

    by Chanevy | 2nd of July, 2013

    Here are a few tips to capturing candid portraits. I thought I would share and post this favorite picture of my granddaughter at the park. 1) Go somewhere fun and interesting. You can't control candid photography, but you can control your setting and maximize... More
  • Robinstockphotos
    Understanding Camera Flash

    by Robinstockphotos | 27th of June, 2013

    From one of my recent articles for someone... Frequently wondered points about flash photography (basics and advanced): 1. They say pop-up flash ruins photos. It is true? Yes and no. Pop-up flash eliminates all shadows as seen from the camera as it is located right... More
  • Gheburaseye
    Waiting for an outcome ...(the importance of EPS)

    by Gheburaseye | 19th of June, 2013

    I'm waiting to know if my eps file will be approved or not by dreamstime. Unfortunately, I know it takes a long time, because those files are to be tested to see that they are editable. The importance of eps is fundamental, I think, in dreamstime. Seeing the general demands... More

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