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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
  • My first picture sold

    by Robdun66 | 25th of May, 2017

    Alright sold my first picture, of a sunset   See Article
  • Why a simple photo of no names flower can make 100 times download?

    by Joe1971 | 24th of May, 2017

    22nd May 2017, I got the first photo which is download 100 times.   I should say I never guessed it real happened, because when I upload this simple photo, I just love it color as love that summer. That was a hot summer, I drive to outside from my city. My destination... More
  • The story behind the most downloaded image on Dreamstime

    by Malinash | 17th of May, 2017

    A trip down memory lane 2007. Seven year had passed since Dreamstime's take off. More and more photographers would join, building up the most wonderful community of stock photographers around the world. February 8th, 2007. We don't know whether it was sunny, rainy,... More
  • What I look for when Selecting Images Featuring People

    by Dwhaley8 | 11th of May, 2017

        As a marketer working with a staffing agency, photos of people are of course pretty necessary. One wants to convey a sense of promise to potential temp workers and a sense of organization and expertise to potential customers in-need of temp workers. And since... More
  • Lots of Audio sales

    by Davidmartyn | 27th of April, 2017

    After submitting music files to Dreamstime soon after the audio collection went online, things were quiet for a while, as to be expected with a new content collection. However last week I sold 58 files in a few days. So it seems the music content is up and running (and selling!... More
  • Dog lover

    by Wiaderkiewiczmarta | 25th of April, 2017

       A lot of people say, that dogs are our best friends. But how many of us know, that we hurt them each day? Let me explain, what I mean. It's sad, that majority of us doesn't know, that a lot of known brands test their products on animals. It's important to make... 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 creation... 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

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