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  • Best sellers in 2014

    by Tangie | 11th of February, 2015

    Knowing what sells is crucial if you're looking to be a successful stock photographer. Prediction is equally useful and can be easily made by scrutinizing image consumer behavior. Here's where we can help and show you last year's best sellers. Let's watch, learn and perhaps... More
  • “Give Thanks, Give Back” Initiative, a Success!

    by Tangie | 29th of November, 2011

    The Dreamstime “Give Thanks, Give Back” initiative has come to a close, and it’s the community that deserves the biggest thanks! In total, you all contributed $3,235 that Dreamstime will match for an impressive total of $6,470. As you know, the choice of charity... More
  • 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
  • 2008 Best Selling Photos

    by Ellenboughn | 20th of January, 2009

    The new year is the best time to look back at last year’s successes and failures to see how to increase the former and decrease the latter in the coming year. What photos were the most successful on Dreamstime in 2008 and why? Three photos that made the top sellers... More
  • Secrets of Microstock SuperStars

    by Ellenboughn | 5th of November, 2008

    While in New York City last week for PhotoPlus Expo and the PACA (Picture Archive Council of America) International Conference, I attended a panel comprised of ‘Microstock SuperStars” moderated by PDN’s Daryl Lang. I heard some words of wisdom from the panel members... More
  • How I calm down

    by Tangie | 8th of May, 2008

    I will not ask you to cook, follow a ten-steps routine, go to an anger management course, call your psychiatrist, drink until you fall under the table and sleep, take some medicines, drink herbal tea, eat chocolate. I have never followed any of these, at least not when angry,... More
  • Modern Medicine

    by Ellenboughn | 23rd of January, 2008

    Biotech companies generate ever-promising new drugs and treatments while politicians in the US argue over the cost of health care. What to shoot to get your images used in the enormous world of health care education, promotion and advertising? Why should you care? Each year... More
  • Doctor in the House

    by Ellenboughn | 27th of March, 2007

    With an explosion of medical advertising and health care issues often in the news in print and on the web, there is an increased demand for images of medical professionals. To produce images of doctors and nurses, it's not necessary to have access to a hospital. It's been... More
  • Padar Island - one of wonders of Indonesia

    by Thorken | 22nd of April, 2017

    Padar Island belong among wonders of Indonesia. This island is near by Labuan Bajo (Flores, Nusa Tengara Timur) and Komodo Island and it´s shape seems like a miracle. With half-round bays with different colors of sand no beaches and steep mountains looks more like... More
  • A few days in Lisbon

    by Pjworldtour | 22nd of April, 2017

    I had the chance to have some days in Lisbon, Portugal. Here are some on the pictures I bring back home : the famous local tramway, a statue of fado dancer, a piece of an old coach and Jeronimos Monastery.         More
  • 800 Years Old Traditional Village, Wologai

    by Brigitt1 | 14th of April, 2017

    Last winter I had an amazing trip to East Nusa Tenggara, Flores Island, Indonesia. The trip was mainly for diving and to see the biggest lizard on earth, Komodo Dragon. Komodo is the biggest living lizard on earth with ancestors that date back more than 100 million years.... More
  • Heart of a Dog

    by Helgardas | 3rd of April, 2017

    Here is a short story of Argos, the dog who could be called the most loyal canine in history. In the pictures I share, you see Kora, the dog we own, and other our pack members. That‘s our family.       Argus is the best example of the loyal friend. In Homer&... 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
  • 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
  • Happening street is a warehouse of stock photos

    by Mangalika | 3rd of March, 2017

    Recently I have developed a keen interest on streets. As I roam around with my fuji mirror-less and the good old 500D, the streets give me immense pleasure to shoot all the people, events happening around them, food and culture. Some beginners might feel very much shy to... More
  • 3 Types of Visual Content you Should Create in 2017

    by Katairobi | 28th of February, 2017

    What does your visual content strategy look like? A few random images on Facebook? A short video on Instagram Stories once a week? A SlideShare presentation that you created a long time ago that you republish every day? Visual content is getting a lot of attention these... More
  • Celebrating Carnival at Rhineland in Germany

    by Hel080808 | 17th of February, 2017

    Most of the regions in Germany have their own tradition to celebrate carnival. But the craziest fans of "Karneval" live in the Rhineland around the Cities of Cologne and Dusseldorf. (You have to know that the inhabitants of this cities are big enemies at this time because... 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
  • My visit to Dona Paula (Panaji, Goa, India) on a Stormy Eve

    by Parinmnparmar | 7th of February, 2017

    Dona Paula is one of most frequently visited tourist destinations in Panaji, Goa, India. The sea stretch along Dona Paula is very beautiful and scenic. Coconut trees in multiple rows give the typical feeling of "Konkan" coast...     There is a rock attraction... More
  • New in a big family

    by Mihaistanciu1977 | 4th of February, 2017

    Hi, I decided to write few words with the hope that some one will read this as I have some questions actually. I got my account set about three weeks ago and since then I have 92 images online with about 200+ in the waiting list. My question is that I maybe did something... More

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