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  • Stone Sculptures of Western Madhya Pradesh, India

    by Shariqkhan | 23rd of March, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh is the Central Indian state of India. It has very old history of ancient civilisation and culture. Many parts of Western Madhya Pradesh which includes Narmada Valley, Nimar and Malwa areas once very in the stone arts. Stone Sculptures of later Buddhist era... More
  • A recipe for you

    by Byrnison | 24th of February, 2014

    Hello all. I just wanted to share with you one of my favourite recipes -pork madras curry- and some of my recently accepted photos of my version ! Here goes. It is incredibly easy as you basically just have to throw all the ingredients into a pan ! In this recipe I’ve... More
  • Ancient city and architecture of Mandav (Dhar District) India

    by Shariqkhan | 12th of February, 2014

    Mandav/Mandu is situated in Dhar District of Indian state Madhya Pradesh. Its history dates back from 5th Century AD with reference of Budi (Old) Mandav, a village situated about 10 Kilometres away from present day Mandav. In 13th Century Khilji, the Afgans established Malwa... More
  • Birds habitat and avian fauna of Madhya Pradesh, India

    by Shariqkhan | 7th of February, 2014

    : Woolly-necked Stork in Dewas District Indian State of Madhya Pradesh has wide variety of habitats. It includes Mixed Forest, Dry Deciduous Forests, Mountain ranges of Vindhyachal, Satpura, River Valleys of Narmada and Chambal, Plateau of Malwa and Various Grasslands.... More
  • Trip to the Khmer dynasty of ancient Cambodia

    by Mangalika | 24th of January, 2014

    Of all our trips after coming to Singapore this one was the best. I and my husband decided just to travel and do photography as much as we can and there would be no time to relax in the trip :) [well, there was little buffer added for relaxing ;) ] I can only show you... More
  • Gemologist

    by Osmar01 | 20th of January, 2014

    I'm creating a collection of images of the gemologist at work. The gemologist, gems, pearls and precious stones. These factors Gemologists study while valuing or appraising cut and polished gemstones. Gemological microscopic study of the internal structure is used to determine... More
  • The power of social media - referred members

    by Alvera | 30th of October, 2013

    I want to share something from my statistics: "41 users were referred by you. 6 photographers were referred by you. 1 buyers were referred by you. 1 payment plans were purchased." This was done in the last year by using Google+, Google blog, Twitter and Facebook.... More
  • My last trip to India

    by Ewamewa2 | 14th of October, 2013

    This summer I spent 6 weeks in South India: Andhra Pradesh, Tamilnadu and Puducherry. Andhra Pradesh was quite demanding - it was my first time there, but very, very interesting and, somehow, untouched by tourism. Please, enjoy some of my photos: Tamilnadu: Puduchery:... More
  • Devastating Cyclone hits Coastal India

    by Mangalika | 12th of October, 2013

    A devastating cyclone, named as Phailin, has hit the east coast of India this evening at a speed of 220kmph. The storm will stay for 6-12 hours more with utmost severity. Mainly impacted states are Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. I cannot imagine the current condition of local... More
  • The Kung Fu Master of Stock Teaches Grasshopper About Social Media

    by Wisconsinart | 29th of July, 2013

    "Here, Grasshopper," said the old Master of Stock Photography, "Take this hammer." At his command, Grasshopper obediently took the hammer and began to follow the instructions of his Master. "Clasp both your hands around the handle. Good!... More
  • For those who need inspiration

    by Robinstockphotos | 16th of July, 2013

    I watched an episode on Discovery Channel some time back and it was about a photographer out to photograph tribal folk and culture in Ethiopia as the tribe was close to being wiped out, with modernisation threatening its existence. While my people images stand nowhere around... More
  • How to promote your portfolio

    by Dudau | 18th of June, 2013

    While Dreamstime does a lot for promoting your images out there, there are still a few things you can do for yourself in order to get more exposure and, hopefully, more sales. How to promote your portfolio There are two ways of promoting your photos: with direct links... More
  • Portraits while travelling

    by Bevanward | 8th of May, 2013

    In recent travels I've been making an effort to take portraits of the people I meet. At first I set a goal of 50 different people per trip however, this seemed to cheapen the individual interactions as I'd have to bounce from person to person during any available time.... More
  • 400 $

    by Ewamewa2 | 15th of November, 2012

    Yesterday I crossed 400 $ earning (with 298 pictures, total sales: 241). It took me more than 2 years, for the last 100 $ I have been waiting for 8 months...But now I am really happy! Hope the nest 100$ will come sooner:) These are my last sold pictures (India and Iran... More
  • Today is Diwali, festival of lights

    by Mangalika | 12th of November, 2012

    We are celebrating Diwali in India. It's a festival of lights, gifts, sweets and happiness. Some people say it's Indian Halloween :) According to the myth the holy glow of the lamps keep the demons away! All the houses will be decorated with colorful lamps and candles at... More
  • Sacred City Varanasi

    by Mangalika | 2nd of October, 2012

    Varanasi is often known as 'The Sacred city of India'. Many people also refer to it as oldest Hindu city. For an India-Tour everyone always keeps this place in their plan by default. We, photographers call it as 'Paradise for Street Photography'. We have also seen some very... More
  • India, an explorer's paradise

    by Mangalika | 22nd of September, 2012

    Being a travel freak I am lucky to get a wonderful group of explorers. Most of them are photographers. We roam around our motherland, a wonderful country which is mainly known for its diversity in every aspect.From Himalaya to Indian Ocean you can find thousands of travel... More
  • India, a warehouse of art and culture

    by Mangalika | 10th of September, 2012

    Being a traveler and art enthusiast I always get fascinated with marvelous creativity by Indian artists and always wishing to visit the origin of such arts. From the Golden era of Indian history to date our country has evolved through many ups and downs. Many dynasties ruled... More
  • Poll NOT successful- What's your Zodiac Sign?

    by MorganOliver | 28th of August, 2012

    Results from the previous blog posted Aug. 13. I was very interested to see which zodiac signs were in our community and settle some debates about which zodiac was considered the most artistic. The blog was read by 254 DTers, but only 16 responded. Here are the signs that... More
  • Poll- What's your Zodiac Sign?

    by MorganOliver | 13th of August, 2012

    I've often wondered if my zodiac sign really influences my creative nature. I did some internet research and found that the most common census seems to be that, my sun sign of Pisces is generally the most creative of all the Zodiac signs. I quote, "While many other signs... More

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