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  • Lishui China Photography Festival

    by Ellenboughn | 17th of August, 2009

    I have been invited to be a guest curator at this international festival. I would like to have comments from anyone who has attended in the past or who can tell me more about the city of Lishui. See Article
  • Get Framed

    by Ellenboughn | 28th of May, 2008

    Images that are mass-produced as ‘wall art’ or posters for use in décor differ from fine art in that the images are not signed prints or original art. The business of wall art is complex and involves multiple publishers, distributors and online retailers as well as direct... More
  • Is Your Photography Art?

    by Ellenboughn | 21st of May, 2008

    There is a continuing dust up between those who claim that commercial photography isn’t art and that the photos in museums and galleries shouldn’t be sullied by appearing in promotions or ads. Not withstanding the fact that most photographers that fall into the ‘collectible... More
  • Snow: Real or Instant?

    by Ellenboughn | 25th of October, 2007

    How do you make it snow when it doesn’t? Hands down, the real stuff is best but sometimes you have to fake it There are all manner of tricks. There is phony snow that is mixed with water and some swear by instant mashed potato flakes. A discussion about the merits of various... More
  • It's All There in Black and White

    by Ellenboughn | 22nd of August, 2007

    Advertising screams, ‘We want color photos!’ and galleries yell back, ‘Only black & white matters.’ That was the past. Yes, it’s certain that color images dominate in print and web advertising and that classic photography found in galleries is more closely associated... More
  • Valentine's day

    by Olgabugrovskaya | 15th of January, 2017

    While January is coming to it`s end we are looking forward to the most romantic holiday of the year.   We will be covered avalanche of flowers chocolates and gifts.   And even though it's winter holiday in many parts of the world covered with snow in February.  ... More
  • A hard days work

    by Mx4post | 2nd of January, 2017

    Some year and a half ago someone tipped me to place my photo's on Dreamstime: "you never know, someone could like your pictures and get you some earnings". So I started to judge my one photo's, till then mainly published on Flickr, and publish them on Dreamstime. What a disappointment... More
  • Artwork at National Gallery of Singapore

    by Prdream1982 | 2nd of January, 2017

    Hello Friends, Recently, I got the opportunity to visit the National Art Gallery in Singapore. It has the world's largest public display of modern Southeast Asian art and a collection providing insights into the unique art, heritage and history of the region. I am thankful... More
  • Zhanmusi Laoshi is now on Dreamtime

    by Zhan98 | 1st of January, 2017

    I am known as Zhanmusi Laoshi. I am a photographer in China. I attempt to capture the essence of Chinese traditional beauty as well as the juxtoposition of modern China with traditional cultural values. In my work you can discover the many sides of oriental culture and deep... More
  • Painting with light

    by Moravaldes | 27th of December, 2016

    In a completely dark room painting with the light of a flashlight over the flowers during the time that the diaphragm is open catchin light     An opening time of the diaphragm sufficient to paint the flowers; for example 15 seconds     but you can... More
  • Visually stunning cultures around the world

    by Ganesh005 | 8th of December, 2016

    Thank you Dreamstime. The Cultural Wear assignment pictures were published on CBS News. Just wanted to share this information. Visually Stunning Cultures around the World    More
  • Party Time in Northern Chile - Carnaval Andino Con La Fuerza Del Sol

    by Jeremyrichards | 5th of December, 2016

    Every January, Arica plays host to the biggest carnival in Chile and one of the largest in South America. It attracts some 10,000 dancers and musicians from the Andean regions of Chile, Peru and Bolivia; as well as thousands of "groupies" and spectators, most are... More
  • Checkered patterns and backgrounds

    by Iguanasbear | 1st of November, 2016

      Plaid patterns are still trendy and I know who is buying them. Buy in Scotland, which is incomprehensible to me, because they do have their own traditional and genuine. So what do the Scottish tartan patterns originating from a generator?   It's a great vogue... More
  • My First Blog to Dreamstime

    by Bryanroschetzky3 | 30th of October, 2016

    I Live in Austin , Texas and the city seems to have grown into a melting pot of Culture from all over this country.   The Heat of Texas Kills me in summer -"The Mountains are Calling so I must go"   What an amazing life. When you get out and Explore , take... More
  • Unusual sculptures in different parts of the world

    by Yana28 | 24th of October, 2016

       Sculpture of a golden cat on a windowsill, sculpture created in honor of the heating system. city Samara, Russia    The sculpture L'Ecoute, Listening. Paris France, Paris, the sculpture by the artist Henri de Miller on the Place Rene Cassin. Head in Hand Sculpture... More
  • Macro

    by Ajlis | 25th of September, 2016

  • Amatrice, please you all pray for Italy...

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 27th of August, 2016

      This WAS Amatrice, province of Rieti, Italy. On 24th August we were shocked by a terrible earthquake, that destroyed totally what you're looking at in this picture. Please, pray for all the victims. Thanks. See Article
  • Artistic Abilities Never Seem To Fail

    by Gnicolson | 24th of August, 2016

  • Basic posing techniques

    by Lightpro | 2nd of August, 2016

    In portrait photography there are two basic poses. The C pose and the S curve. The S curve pose in predominantly a female pose while the C curve can be used for both female and male model, while being predominantly a male pose. In this blog we will explore these poses.... More
  • 1100 image online

    by Rkf781 | 1st of August, 2016

    1100 image online 597 sold!    Chek my portfolio from North of Sweden! https://www.dreamstime.com/rkf781_info See Article

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