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  • Ellenboughn
    Black Is the New Black

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of January, 2009

    The July 08 issue of Italian Vogue featured only black models and became one of the best selling foreign magazine issues ever in the U.S. Photographer Steven Meisel shot the issue and was quoted as saying that he hoped that the success of the layouts would show the world... More
  • Josecb81
    My new camera for future diver

    by Josecb81 | 24th of August, 2016

    After much thought and find useful for everyday use without professional which I believe not to last long, and is known to be more who wants who can and in this case I would say it was more a whim than anything you cosa.Seguramente I will give use because I like taking pictures... More
  • Thorken
    Whale sharks

    by Thorken | 8th of March, 2016

    I have been planning to go to see whale sharks for two years. There are for sure in Nabire (Papua, Indonesia), but to get there is not so easy. The city is small and it´s airport is even smaller. The plain tickets are expensive also because there are just two possibilities... More
  • Salawin
    Maldives from dawn till dusk

    by Salawin | 24th of January, 2016

    Here are a dozen of my favourite shots taken at one resort in the Maldives. I really had a great time there and I never forget every moment there from dawn till dusk. The beautiful lights and colours of twilight skies, the fantastic clouds, the white sand, the turquoise sea.... More
  • Alexandr822
    Hell in Paradise

    by Alexandr822 | 12th of January, 2016

    My previous blog article was about amazing tropical beautiful views you can find at Maldives and pictures you can take here. Some people call this place Heaven on earth, Paradise, sunny side of life and so on. Maldives it is one of the top honeymoon destinations. It is... More
  • Alexandr822
    The beauty of Maldives

    by Alexandr822 | 9th of December, 2015

    Winter has begun, New Year and Christmas closer every day. People covering with fur clothes, hiding from cold in cozy warm houses, spending evenings near fireplaces with cup of hot tea watching favorite TV series, reading books under blanket. This is traditional way of spending... More
  • Wortam
    Feeting fish’es?

    by Wortam | 24th of November, 2015

      I can recommend Alesund aquarium - one of the largest saltwater-aquariums in northern Europe. I was impressed by the diving show, but to dive with … :) See Article
  • Clewisleake
    In the relentless pursuit of images....

    by Clewisleake | 15th of September, 2015

    I know the motto, "quality versus quantity", but I can't help but to think that the larger my portfolio is and the more diverse it is, the more chances I have for sales. I'm constantly in pursuit of interesting and useful images to expand my portfolio. As I carry on with... More
  • Emeraldraindropsphotography
    Defining Or Redefining Model Image

    by Emeraldraindropsphotography | 19th of August, 2015

        I wish to congratulate Seattle model Serjski on her first image sale through other channels! As some of you may know, individual image sales are not lucrative earnings for the most part, but every sale counts. Beyond the sales, here is what I really enjoy.... More
  • Lightspire
    To specialise or have an eclectic mix???

    by Lightspire | 26th of June, 2015

        Beginning to get shots that (I think) are worth uploading and yes, they are being accepted! I now find myself thinking of new subjects to photograph and submit, oh the ideas are flowing...not sure the skill is up to it though :) I know it is "early days" for... More
  • Rhbabiak13
    Dancing Around the World With Over 400 Photos in Portfolio

    by Rhbabiak13 | 8th of December, 2014

    Today, I celebrate my 400 mark with some editorial photos that brought me to this point. Dancing around the world. I enjoy taking photos of people dancing. I love the movement and facial expressions. I took all of these photos at the Holiday Folk Fair International... More
  • Jennyb99
    New Girl On The Block

    by Jennyb99 | 15th of October, 2014

    I'm a Newbie on the block, only joined back in July and I'm really pleased to have had 84 images approved so far. Although no sales yet it still gives me pleasure to see each few days how 'viewings' sometimes shoot up...on some of my pictures...My range is pretty diverse... More
  • Theob
    Three hundred photos on line - the first milestone for me!

    by Theob | 12th of August, 2014

    My first three hundred images online, is for me an important step (a milestone); after an absence of several years, I came back in force at the end of April, and I added various image from different places and diversified domains! I hope that until the end of the year I will... More
  • Glennmart
    Commercial vs artistic integrity

    by Glennmart | 15th of July, 2014

      This is a repost (slightly edited) of something I said in one of the forums. I think it holds true to not just photography, but anything we are passionate about and would like to make a living from. It talks about the tension of doing only what you love, but the... More
  • Davidemontalenti
    Kenyan Masai Tribe

    by Davidemontalenti | 14th of January, 2014

    In 2011 I visited Kenya and a Masai tribe in the Natural Park in Masai Mara. Their buildings, made of mud and branches, are in a circular fence. Out of this fence there is a little corral for cows. They are agriculturists and breeders and, if there is not famine, they are... More
  • Wimseyed
    rejected image, creative solutions

    by Wimseyed | 19th of September, 2013

    enough flowers in the database, so a creative solution for my waterlilly hi folks, within a few months I am two years on dreamstime I think my portfolio is getting better, more diverse, containerships are my best selling items, meanwhile I upgraded again, started... More
  • Guernica
    189 online

    by Guernica | 25th of April, 2013

    Hi plz check out photos i added recently. my portfolio contains 189 online photos from all aspects of life and collections so please check them out and put them in a suiting collection if you want i would really appreciate it. :) Also feel free to visit my page and... More
  • Laqhill
    A question re content...need your opinion please.

    by Laqhill | 30th of July, 2011

    I have a question to anyone who has an opinion please. Out of my 162 uploads, only 44 of them DON'T have people in them. (they all have model releases attached). How are people pictures selling, or should I add more diversity of places, or things to my portfolio? I currently... More
  • Haslinda
    Surviving Ups and Downs of Microstock

    by Haslinda | 9th of June, 2011

    In life, things can go up and down. Just like any market, sales in microstock comes and goes too. Over time, I think you can see patterns and trends here and there. Those that are here from the beginning will have a lot more insights. This article is to offer some bit of... More
  • Conchasdiver
    Utopia on Utila

    by Conchasdiver | 22nd of May, 2011

    Hi Dreamstimers......... A short survey of a recent dive trip follows......... Utila isn't the normal destination for someone headed to Honduras. Most visitors to the Bay Islands stop where the 737 does - Roatan. Being the biggest of the Bay Islands it typically gets... More

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