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  • Free images section

    by Sharppixel | 13th of November, 2007

    with the price of everything going up in the world constantly its nice to know i can spend a couple minutes of my time and actually get something free. images like these help in our everyday work! See Article
  • Promoting the site

    by Noonie | 12th of November, 2007

    I have recently discovered a free website for artists in my state and there are probably some in other areas, also. On my site, that I'm trying to finish, I can put info about my Dreamstime account. It has introduced a lot of people to Dreamstime. And, hey, free works... More
  • How to get models for FREE!

    by Tritooth | 8th of November, 2007

    So I am tried of taking pictures of me, my wife, and our son. I said to myself, "How can I get models to pose for me for free?" After which there was a long blank pause. Followed by another long blank pause...... Lucky I said it out loud with my wife in the room (... More
  • First Blog Post- fighting chance

    by Tritooth | 7th of November, 2007

    I am not sure what to put into this blog. I think it will be about the shoots that I go on and the day to day of being a stock/freelance photographer, trying to eek out a living in a small US city. I will try to update it a couple of times a week. Right now I have galleries... More
  • Picture preview software

    by Neonstar | 4th of November, 2007

    First I would like to welcome you to my new blog. This is my first article. Today I would like to talk about the viewing and handling of images on your computer. There are several programs for this, some are free, but most of them are not. One of the best known is of... More

    by Chichapie | 24th of September, 2007

    To mark the first day of fall, I just thought- "Hmmm, it's nice to share something appropriate for this season." Maybe if I put something out there (free picture), someone will appreciate it. I selected a picture with the leaves of fall hanging on a tree branch. It worked!... More
  • Now i´m free

    by Pauloresende | 6th of September, 2007

    Freedom! Is what every body wants! Don´t meter if is to read a book, go fishing take pictures or draw. As a graphic design I´m not free! I made design for another person that come to me and ask something. I give what I think is best, but most times the person don´t go... More
  • 30 years for equality and freedom

    by Nikitu | 6th of September, 2007

    There are people in this world who are willing to give away their lives, their time, their whole selves to obtain the freedom and rights of their people. When Martin Luther King said his famous "I have a dream" speech on August 28, 1963 during the March on Washington for... More
  • Free photos in local use

    by Howee_cz | 4th of September, 2007

    As you can see, free - not entirely professional pictures can look good on local sites. The picture looks more real, as long as the company is not that rich This lady could be one of their employees. The photo is not from the free section, but search for business... More
  • Today I signed up.

    by Draku | 28th of August, 2007

    I was using g00gle searching for photos to use in an article, then I noticed one of them was being linked from dreamstime.com so I came here and signed up. Then I got an email telling me that if I wrote up a blog article I would get a free credit, so upon doing that. I... More
  • Free credits

    by Ashleylvoss | 26th of August, 2007

    Free credits for blogs huh? I'm slightly liking that idea. However I am new here...so I'm still trying to figure out what's going on. =P See Article
  • Freelancing to me.

    by Starfantazy | 22nd of August, 2007

    I have only been doing it for about 2 months now and these are the things I have learned, 1. Be patient with yourself and clients. Don't expect to know everything the first day. 2. Remember to stop and take a break. Go outside. Turn off the pc, phone, and shut out the... More
  • Bad weather, good photos

    by Davidwattsjr | 18th of August, 2007

    I often think of lousy weather days as lousy days for making photos. But, sometimes the worst of days can present unique opportunities for beautiful shots. Back in the winter, we had an ice storm. Lots of freezing rain and precipitation. But, I decided to venture outside... More
  • How To Shoot The Rain?

    by Maigi | 8th of August, 2007

    I was having a quiet vacation with my family in our summer cottage last week, when suddenly the sky turned dark grey and it started to rain so heavily, that I had ever before seen such waterfall from the sky. And it didn't stop. It just rained, and rained, and rained. Our... More
  • Five Phases of working with clients

    by One8edegre | 7th of August, 2007

    if you are a freelance designer or thinking of being one read on.... To be a successful self-employed Graphic designer , a person must set some rules for himself , and imagine that you are employed by those rules. The first draw back of working for oneself is that , you... More
  • Credits for blogging - good or bad?

    by Missb | 31st of July, 2007

    All of us got the message, I hope; we are getting one free credit for a blog post. This sounds great, of course, but is it good for everyone? I thought I'd buy some nice image from an other photographer and then I got the idea of buying one of my own. This worked, to my... More
  • Giving up the day job - permanently!!??

    by Jenny | 25th of July, 2007

    In December 2005, I quit my day job as a teacher - my aim was to do stock photography full time. The beginning of 2006, I went back to college to learn about setting up a business - keeping accounts, advertising, how to keep the tax man happy...that sort of thing. It was... More

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