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  • Give Thanks, Give Back

    by Tangie | 11th of November, 2011

    It's the season for many things - picture-perfect snow falls and autumnal trees, holiday feasts with family and harvest festivals are the first things that come to mind, but everyone has their traditions and nostalgia for this time of year. Universally, it's a season with... More
  • Composition

    by Ellenboughn | 12th of December, 2007

    There are some composition tricks that apply to stock photography specifically. As more and more image use migrates to the web, the old stock photo rule of leaving room for type is becoming less significant. It is becoming replaced with approaches that enhance an image’... More
  • First download!

    by Taytecampbell | 15th of June, 2016

      After four months since my first submission I finally got my first download! I'm just starting out but I've enjoyed the feedback from Dreamstime and it has helped improve the pictures that I'm taking now. I've learned to try various angles and compositions and I'm just... More
  • Daily render projects

    by Keremgo | 11th of April, 2016

    This concept of finishing a project daily and rendering it out without over thinking or over judging yourself is by far the best idea I've seen since first day I started interesting in digital art.       "One render a day keeps the artist block away" will not... More
  • BEAUTIFUL ART ILLUSTRATIONS

    by Romeojuly | 17th of March, 2016

    . . .Sometimes somebody told me that I can see beauty where others do not notice it...In me have artistic talent ?I dont know...there was a time people told me that I had a good draw.Perhaps that was the...I no longer picked up a brush and paint.I gave my preference to digit.... More
  • Street art makes for great backgrounds

    by Bragearonsen | 1st of February, 2016

    Some of my best sellers are shots of street art in the streets of my home town Oslo. They make for great backgrounds and are popular with designers. Here are some of my favourite ones:                 More
  • Happy New 2016!

    by Kvintet | 30th of December, 2015

    Congratulations, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! I wish you happiness, prosperity, peace!   Always be in the right place at the right time.    Shoot a lot of excellent new photo.    And of course, good sales and purchases. Thank you all! More
  • Starting to upload concept art and digital backgrounds

    by Coralreefart | 21st of December, 2015

    I am starting to upload digital background. I want to upload all type of image which I can imagine. Taj Mahal In future Beautiful forest scene Tropical mountain island                 More
  • Just 3 and a long way to go

    by Sumitahldr80 | 17th of November, 2015

    hi all, so far added 3 pictures and well quite daunted by the number of grt picture people have taken and posted. I love photography and started dabbling with my dslr. Any feedback on my picture are welcome and really appreciated. Thanks and best of luck to everyone... More
  • Another sale

    by Shaereemukherjee | 8th of September, 2015

    Hello, Had another sale today. This is my third sale. First one was Mr. Piggy and second one was the same Mr. Piggy. This time it was the Floral Fractal Background. Feeling sooo happy. :) I usually use twitter, facebook & pinterest to promote my works. Are there any other... More
  • Going back

    by Elifranssens | 25th of August, 2015

    Most people who travel go to each place they visit just once in their lifetime. Time is short and things to see plenty so why waste time. Traveling isn't cheap either so it makes sense to spend your money on something new and exciting. From a travel photographer's point of... More
  • Backgrounds always and everywhere

    by Fjarabica | 22nd of August, 2015

    In normal photo shoot somewhere in town can always find a couple of opportunities to interesting background. For example, the brick background from Prague, Vyšehrad wall.   Or just any brick walls of buildings on the environment   Personally, I like the walls and streets... More
  • Funny Animals Cartoon so cute.

    by Chuotnhatdesigner | 9th of July, 2015

    Some pictures of funny animals I drew. It's very fun colorful nature. And some background mushrooms can you like it.                      More
  • Unusual background

    by Whitetqueen | 3rd of July, 2015

    Of all the categories design that our profession deals with most attracted me to design unusual, abstract background with a combination of multitudes of colors. Sauces and nuances that get playing with a palette of various patterns and combining them with light effects mapped... More
  • Finally in my portfolio 400 backgrounds and illustrations

    by Whitetqueen | 20th of June, 2015

    I am happy in my portfolio managed to cross the 400 approved illustration. Most of my ideas are the background for the sites, and more recently a number of papers appearing in the portfolio are made vektorki logo or vectors of plants. I am very happy, because the patient... More
  • Backgrounds for Nature Photography

    by Matthewcuda | 11th of June, 2015

    We have all had the experience of taking the family to a commercial portrait studio to have some family photos made. We all get dressed up in our Sunday best, comb our hair and probably look and act as if we are going to a funeral rather than a festive photography adventure.... More
  • My Favourite Backgrounds

    by Avenikolas | 6th of March, 2015

    I would like to show you three of my backgrounds which I really love. Maybe just because all of them are simple. And of course because I just bought new camera and I want to learn what all I could do with that. :) First one was really hard to take, because I had Olympus... More
  • Why Photographers Earn Much More Than Professional Footballers!

    by Steveacer | 27th of February, 2015

    It is easier than ever to take photographs these days so photographers are very luck that they earn much more than even the top professional footballers. A footballer in the UK is lucky if he can earn £3000,000 a week which works out at just £1,785 an hour. Most photographers... More
  • I'm back.... seven years later. Hello everyone!

    by Rmedvid | 22nd of February, 2015

    Hi there, I registered with Dreamstime 7 years ago, uploaded some images and... quit ( Really, was busy with some other stuff, shooting on demand photo and video. Also started developing Android applications for photographers -- that is so fun indeed ! Now decided... More
  • Newbie Alert!

    by Christac | 8th of February, 2015

    I've been taking pics all my life but didn't start getting serious about it until my first child was born in 1995. A year later I started a small bakery business specializing in cookie bouquets. I had a lot of fun and learned a lot staging my cookies for pictures for my brochures.... More

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