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  • Ellenboughn
    Goodbye

    by Ellenboughn | 23rd of February, 2009

    It’s been two years and one month and well over a hundred blogs written since I joined Dreamstime. But now it is time to say goodbye as I move on to finish writing a book that continues the themes of my blogs to be published by an imprint of Random House and to concentrate... More
  • Ellenboughn
    Catching ZZZZZ's

    by Ellenboughn | 21st of October, 2008

    Photos of models sleeping or relaxing have a multitude of uses. How can you ensure that you include the major concepts associated with sleep in your images? Consider how the photos will be used: for vacation promos, stress-relieving activities, sleep clinics and pharmaceutical... More
  • Ellenboughn
    Baby Boomlet

    by Ellenboughn | 5th of August, 2008

    In Chicago a popular European coffee and pastry shop has banned classic baby prams – the type of baby carrier that plows down the street slicing though pedestrian traffic and taking up more space than a SmartCar. I fully understood the coffee shop’s rules as I strolled... More
  • Photographycornwall
    Why stock photography is not a hobby

    by Photographycornwall | 31st of May, 2016

    Okay, so it's been a while since my last post and, if you recall, my last DT blog was fairly negative in calling out people who do not pay for using stock images. That I'm afraid is a perennial problem, which isn't likely to go away any time soon. And anyway, I like to think... More
  • Pet548
    My new achievements

    by Pet548 | 28th of April, 2016

    Hi, First I have one photo accepted for assignment and although I sold the rights I am very proud and happy!      Secondly, I already have 713 accepted photos. And although sometimes I was disappointed and confused I do not give up. Even more this motivate me!... More
  • Mabelsmith
    Why People Love Bird Watching?

    by Mabelsmith | 13th of February, 2016

      In a photographer’s world birds will surely have a nice place of their own as that’s the connection between. But interesting thing is that bird watching is just about the most well-known hobbies in the world too. I would like to share something about bird watching... More
  • Oliena
    Making best video memories of your kids

    by Oliena | 19th of November, 2015

      When your precious baby is only a few months – it’s better to find some time and take interesting and bright static pictures (the way kid becomes bigger, in colorful costumes in front of funny backgrounds, first of everything etc.) But when child begins to move... More
  • Jimmytst
    For the love of cycling

    by Jimmytst | 13th of November, 2015

       “There is no remedy for love but to love more.” – Henry David Thoreau In the same vein, there is no remedy for cycling but to cycle more. So, if bicycles be the food of love, cycle on.            More
  • Cglightning
    inspired by LARP (Live Action Role Play)

    by Cglightning | 9th of October, 2015

    (first; sorry for my english ;) ) One of my Hobbys is playing LARP (Live Action Role Play) Many people don`t know this kind of game, others think, there is only Fantasy-LARP. But there is much more ;) I prefere science-fiction and sometimes... More
  • Cousy86
    Goal at 1000 !!!

    by Cousy86 | 26th of September, 2015

        I can't believe that I manage 1000 files online! But this is not it, i have much more to do. This summer it was too much photography of children friends and couples! Mainly because of my little princess daughter i have inspiration for photography. New friends of mine... More
  • Cousy86
    Finally goal at 500!

    by Cousy86 | 29th of August, 2015

             Already reached 500 uploads!Lot of time passed but still uploading more and more. With help of my newborn daughter model.Yes,last year i became a mother and start her photo career when she was three months old.Up to now I'm shooting a lot of her photos,... More
  • Karenfoleyphotography
    Turning a Passion into a Profit

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 2nd of July, 2015

    Many of us have a hobby that we’re passionate about – and at one time or another most of us have given thought as to how to turn that pastime into a money generating activity. Before quitting your day job however, ask yourself a few hard questions.    What... More
  • Photozlaja
    My portfolio reached 3000 images! Sharing joy with you!

    by Photozlaja | 17th of March, 2015

    I would like to share my joy with you. Today, my portfolio reached 3,000 photos. I set myself some goals on a monthly basis, and these goals are achieved, one by one.   It is a nice feeling when you're doing something in order to succeed. I hope that my work will be... More
  • Avenikolas
    I miss my Indonesia!

    by Avenikolas | 28th of February, 2015

    After one year when I was living in Bali and travelling around all archipelago I´m sitting in my flat in Brno, outside is 5°C and I´m thinking about my dear Indonesia. And I decided to write few words about photos which I love so much. My photos, to be clear. 1.... More
  • Pet548
    103 accepted photos

    by Pet548 | 2nd of February, 2015

    Hello friends, Although I have no sales yet I am very happy because I reached 103 approved photos. Photography is my hobby and my passion and I have a great desire to improve my skills. Therefore feedback and suggestions are very important for me. My English is not very... More
  • Inyrdreams
    A soft farewell....

    by Inyrdreams | 31st of December, 2014

    I am whispering a soft farewell here, not to dreamstime and the wonderful people on it, but to the year 2014. This year was a tough one, as I left my home in Michigan and moved in with parents to help them care for infant grandchildren. I became a licensed foster mom, relearned... More
  • 4harmony
    My 100th sale on Dreamstime!

    by 4harmony | 31st of December, 2014

    I am very excited to reach sale #100 today! Here is my #100 sale.   Stock photography is my hobby and I really enjoy being part of this great community. I am learning so much from each of you and from the photos that do or do not get accepted. Here are my two... More
  • Wilcare
    Inheritance

    by Wilcare | 10th of October, 2014

    Hi, my name is Wil Meijer and I live in the Netherlands. This hobby of taking pictures I inherited it from my mother. She is still into it even though she is 90 years old! I love to walk and play mahjong. Two great opportunities to take beautiful photo's. As a doula I... More
  • Aynursib
    10 tips about shooting babies and children. Guidance from mom.

    by Aynursib | 26th of September, 2014

    As a mother of 2 small children (at present, son - 4 years, daughter - 8 months) and the photographer, it is logical that my portfolio on 90% consist of the children's photos. I will share with you my observation. 1. The easiest way – shooting children in usual conditions,... More
  • 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

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