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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
  • Komodo Dragon, Biggest Lizard on Earth

    by Brigitt1 | 24th of March, 2017

    Komodo or Komodo dragon is the biggest living species of lizard on earth. It is one the few venomous lizards and has been designated as one of The New 7 Wonders of Nature. I was really lucky that I could take photos of them in the wilderness of Komodo Island and Rinca Island,... More
  • Top 10 Destinations in Ireland

    by Dudau | 13th of March, 2017

         From ancient history to natural beauty, Ireland features spectacular sights, assorted with bustling cities and cheerful pubs. As Saint Patrick's Day is fast approaching, I'm gonna take advantage of this occasion to introduce you to the top 10 destinations... More
  • Goodbye, Azure Window

    by Elianehaykal | 9th of March, 2017

    One of Malta's most famous landmarks, the Azure Window, is no more :O It collapsed yesterday into the sea after heavy storms hit. How sad is that? & it was on my list of places to visit... Here are my favorite photos on DT of the Gozo Island arch:... More
  • Trip Inspiring Uploads

    by Jormonago | 5th of March, 2017

    It's been a long time since I've uploaded consistently on Dreamstime, but I just got back from a trip to California and used my camera more than I have in months. I'm hoping that it will inspire me to start shooting again on a daily basis. I also just got a wonderful... More
  • The Weekend Stock Photographer

    by Amitai | 3rd of March, 2017

    What does it take to become a stock photographer? today? nothing.   (shot on a day trip with my daughter). A decent camera, basic composition skills (since Auto everything/photoshop will take care of the rest) is all you need.   (shot on a family trip to a nearby... More
  • Yosemite National Park

    by Hellen8 | 24th of February, 2017

    Yosemite National Park - UNESCO World Heritage Centre Yosemite National Park is located in the heart of California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains. It is one of America’s most spectacular national parks. Half Dome, El Capitan, Yosemite Falls are some of the world’s most... More
  • Your personal favourite

    by Patrick57 | 23rd of February, 2017

    I am curious to see people's personal favourite images. These need not be the best technically or the most commercial but just the picture which for whatever reason you have a soft spot for. I will kick off with my own...not an easy choice but one I like because of the... 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 Island 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, so a little bit carelessness... 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

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