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  • Top 10 Destinations in Ireland

    by Dudau | 13th of March, 2017

         From ancient history to natural beauty, Ireland features spectacular sights, assorted with bustling cities and cheerful pubs. As Saint Patrick's Day is fast approaching, I'm gonna take advantage of this occasion to introduce you to the top 10 destinations... More
  • How To Take Great Pictures of Flowers

    by GWHughes | 12th of March, 2017

    The photo (below) in this post of the Snowdrops in my backyard turned out very well. (See the full frame photo in my portfolio). But, it wasn't necessarily going to happen without a bit of planning before snapping the shutter. Here are a few simple steps to consider when... 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
  • Creating Professional Stock Photos with Amateur Models

    by Darrinhenry | 6th of March, 2017

    I’ve shot micro-stock with both professional and amateur models; there are pros and cons with both. Theoretically the professionals hit the ground running; they know how to pose, aren’t shy and understand the photo shoot dynamic. But there are also disadvantages. You... More
  • Trip Inspiring Uploads

    by Jormonago | 5th of March, 2017

    It's been a long time since I've uploaded consistently on Dreamstime, but I just got back from a trip to California and used my camera more than I have in months. I'm hoping that it will inspire me to start shooting again on a daily basis. I also just got a wonderful... More
  • The Weekend Stock Photographer

    by Amitai | 3rd of March, 2017

    What does it take to become a stock photographer? today? nothing.   (shot on a day trip with my daughter). A decent camera, basic composition skills (since Auto everything/photoshop will take care of the rest) is all you need.   (shot on a family trip to a nearby... More
  • The Jabbering of a Newbie

    by Bradshawj567 | 27th of February, 2017

    Make no mistake about it, I AM a newbie! That being said, I will get along with the howdee-do's. My name is James Bradshaw, amateur photographer. I live in Lufkin-Texas. I am not new to stock photography, having done it in the past on other sites, which I have since... More
  • Yosemite National Park

    by Hellen8 | 24th of February, 2017

    Yosemite National Park - UNESCO World Heritage Centre Yosemite National Park is located in the heart of California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains. It is one of America’s most spectacular national parks. Half Dome, El Capitan, Yosemite Falls are some of the world’s most... More
  • Your personal favourite

    by Patrick57 | 23rd of February, 2017

    I am curious to see people's personal favourite images. These need not be the best technically or the most commercial but just the picture which for whatever reason you have a soft spot for. I will kick off with my own...not an easy choice but one I like because of the... More
  • 2,000 sales - the Power of Grit and how it applies to photography

    by Amitai | 21st of February, 2017

    In a very interesting coincidence, I stumbled upon this TED talk about 2 weeks before I reached my 2,000 sales benchmark (today!!!). Grit is a concept that claims that individuals who show passion and perseverance have more chance to succeed in the long run than other... More
  • Beauty in Danger

    by Nusratzaman88 | 20th of February, 2017

    This is a rule of the universe is, "where there is beauty, there is a danger". St. Martin's Island is a small and beautiful coral island in the northeastern part of the Bay of Bangal. The local name is "Chera Dip". There is lots of Quicksand, so a little bit carelessness... More
  • Your Top 10 Reasons to Let the Good Times Roll This Mardi Gras

    by Smokinggun7 | 19th of February, 2017

         Rio's Carnival just started yesterday. Venice's Carnival is already in full swing. That means the big shabang, the biggest party of the year in the Big Easy, is right around the corner. That's right, I'm talking about Mardi Gras, the party... More
  • A Present of Presence

    by Helgardas | 19th of February, 2017

    In winter season while the weather is growing colder, even the wood smoke out of the neighbors chimney could be seen as the last breath of the dead one. Norther in Europe, where the seasons are clear, daytime shelter deprived people of sunlight. Just look around - what a... More
  • 2000 Files uploaded and nearly 2500 sales

    by Cla78 | 18th of February, 2017

    Hi to everybody. This is my first blog I write here. I'm happy because I'm near to 2500 sales. I hope to reach that goal soon. Take a look to my portfolio. Thanks Here some of my bestseller:         More
  • Al-Aqsa mosque

    by Fatema7864 | 18th of February, 2017

    Few clicks of Al-Aqsa mosque situated in old city of Jerusalem. In light of the dual claims of both Judaism and Islam, it is one of the most contested religious sites in the world.            More
  • DIY Photography - Filter Holder

    by Mjsalutillo | 17th of February, 2017

    I always used DIY on most of my shots. The first reason is lack of funds, and the second reason is I'm enjoying it, and the third reason is lack of funds. This time I intended to make a square filter holder. Browse the link (FB PAGE) for the image of the I made.... 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
  • Winter in Yellowstone

    by Pjworldtour | 16th of February, 2017

    I had the chance to visit Yellowstone National Park for a small week at the end of January. Here are some of my pictures of this magic !         See Article
  • Sharing the latest

    by Sunfire | 15th of February, 2017

    Hey Dreamstime fellow members I recently had an amazing session with beautiful model and talented violinist Melanie Carrasquillo, and I wanted to share the experience with you guys.   We started the shoot walking around Old San Juan (the capital city of Puerto Rico,... More
  • Let's have some nice landscapes from Montenegro

    by Bographics | 15th of February, 2017

    Like most of us around here, I like to travel and take photos of nice landscapes. Montenegro is a spectacular country to visit and a magnificent place for photography. Take a look at the Saint Stephen island for example:   Or maybe just hit the road and look for nice... More

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