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  • Naycation

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of December, 2008

    Just as I was getting ready to reveal the top travel destinations for 2009 for those enterprising photographers planning shoots for the coming year, a new word popped up in a travel story to replace last year's "staycation": naycation (no vacation) may be this year's most... More
  • Industrial Strength

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of July, 2008

    Sixty percent of world trade is comprised of heavy industry and businesses in the engineering sector. Images of oil and gas industries, shipbuilding, power plants, mining, and others such as steel, cement and iron fabrication are required for news and editorial uses especially... More
  • Staycation

    by Ellenboughn | 3rd of June, 2008

    The hot buzzword in travel is ‘staycation’ meaning a vacation that takes place by staying in the neighborhood or city where one lives. The word and the concept seem to pepper every other article that I read and are also popping up in ads for travel destinations close... More
  • Top Travel Photo Spots-Part II

    by Ellenboughn | 3rd of January, 2008

    If we use the Top Travel Photo Ops destinations in Part I as examples of typical travel destinations, you can learn some specifics about what travel photos will sell. The first step, starting weeks or more in advance, is to do research. What are the best seasons to visit... More
  • Top Travel Photo Spots-2008

    by Ellenboughn | 19th of December, 2007

    The travel publications are out with their predictions for the top travel destinations for 2008. We searched them for spots that Dreamstime photographers had not yet covered comprehensively. Seven hot destinations for 2008 to visit and create images to fill out the Dreamstime... More
  • Shots That Take Off. Shooting Air Travel

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of April, 2007

    In the next two months I'll be traveling across the US more than once, going to Alaska and to several destinations in Europe. Travel destination images are plentiful but what about images of travel itself?... More
  • Beauty in Danger

    by Nusratzaman88 | 20th of February, 2017

    This is a rule of the universe is, "where there is beauty, there is a danger". St. Martin's Islandd is a small and beautiful coral island in the northeastern part of the Bay of Bangal. The local name is "Chera Dip". There is lots of Quicksand,... More
  • Your Top 10 Reasons to Let the Good Times Roll This Mardi Gras

    by Smokinggun7 | 19th of February, 2017

         Rio's Carnival just started yesterday. Venice's Carnival is already in full swing. That means the big shabang, the biggest party of the year in the Big Easy, is right around the corner. That's right, I'm talking about Mardi Gras, the party... More
  • DIY Photography - Filter Holder

    by Mjsalutillo | 17th of February, 2017

    I always used DIY on most of my shots. The first reason is lack of funds, and the second reason is I'm enjoying it, and the third reason is lack of funds. This time I intended to make a square filter holder. Browse the link (FB PAGE) for the image of the I made.... More
  • Let's have some nice landscapes from Montenegro

    by Bographics | 15th of February, 2017

    Like most of us around here, I like to travel and take photos of nice landscapes. Montenegro is a spectacular country to visit and a magnificent place for photography. Take a look at the Saint Stephen island for example:   Or maybe just hit the road and look for nice... More
  • An Artistic Impression of Europe

    by Collettebranco | 12th of February, 2017

    London, England   As I walked through the interior of Buckingham Palace, I could feel the grandeur and sense of royalty. Although photos are not allowed to be taken inside the Palace, I will paint a picture: Columns and ornamentation gilded in gold, walls lined with famous... More
  • Two years with Dreamstime

    by Lana4kask | 8th of February, 2017

    This month marks two years of my cooperation with Dreamstime. In my portfolio is now 450 photos, 16 sales. So some analysis and photos.   More sales of all pictures are flowers - 9 photos, including spring nature.   In second place are animals, and to my surprise,... More
  • The Republic of Adygea: mountains and rivers

    by Ajlis | 8th of February, 2017

    The Republic of Adygea also known as the Adyghe Republic, is a federal subject of Russia, with its territory enclaved within Krasnodar Krai. The republic's major mountains and peaks range in height from 2,000–3,238 metres (6,562–10,623 ft). I have very beautiful trip.... More
  • Tips to Protect Your Photography Equipment On-The-Go

    by Rachaelmurphey | 2nd of February, 2017

    Every photographer knows you have to go to where the good shots are. Sometimes, that puts you in some conditions that are less than camera-friendly. Water, weather, dirt, falls: there’s a lot of things in the real world than can destroy an expensive camera. Getting the... More
  • Rome through the eyes of a Roman

    by DiegoFiore | 28th of January, 2017

    Being an expat, has positives and negatives sides. One of the positives sides is that when you go back to your home town (in my case, Rome), you see it with different eyes. You are not a tourist, but at the same time you are not the person you were, when you lived there.... More
  • A trip to the island of Crete

    by Hellen8 | 22nd of January, 2017

    Hello! I'd like to share with you my last trip to the island of Crete. Crete is the largest and most populous of the Greek islands and the fifth-largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. I love this island. I have visited it several times already and again I come... More
  • Happy Chinese New Year, Roosters!

    by Malinash | 17th of January, 2017

    Here's to our energetic, lovely, trustworthy, determined, brave and smart friends born in the year of Rooster. We would like to take this opportunity to show you the most downloaded images in China in 2016. It's an interesting top and we want to share it with you.... More
  • Wow! Assignment Voting Started!

    by Habibnawaz | 16th of January, 2017

    Do you believe this image has a story behind it when you lay eyes on it?   To vote please Click Here I have submitted this image for DT Assignment (Wow!). This little kid was enjoying light rain in the yard and suddenly heavy rain started. Boy then rushed and carried... More
  • Historical cities of Spain

    by Janmarijs123 | 13th of January, 2017

    Recently we visited the cities of Avila, Toledo and Salamanca in Spain. These are cities with a rich history and culture. We walked a lot and were amazed by their beautiful cathedrals and other monuments. Historical cities have a lot to offer and, as you can see, also... More
  • Do you believe this image has a story behind it?

    by Habibnawaz | 10th of January, 2017

    Do you believe this image has a story behind it when you lay eyes on it?   I have submitted this image for DT Assignment (Wow!). This little kid was enjoying light rain in the yard and suddenly heavy rain started. Boy then rushed and carried his little brother to... More

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