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  • A Sense of Place (Part 1)

    by Ellenboughn | 26th of February, 2007

    I'm in San Francisco this week, staying near Union Square. There is a photographer on every corner snapping every which way. So how do to create images of a beautiful and much photographed city that will stand out from the competition?... More
  • What is She Wearing?

    by Ellenboughn | 20th of February, 2007

    Wardrobe is key to a professional looking image. And the type of clothing that a model is wearing can enhance the salability of an image in more ways than one. Here is a terrific image of a teen writing on the board in her classroom. The model's top gives a clue... More
  • A Good Stock Image is an Incomplete One...

    by Ellenboughn | 17th of February, 2007

    A pioneer in the stock business once said, "A good stock photo is an incomplete photo". That doesn't make sense, does it? Shouldn't a great stock photo simply be a great photo? Sometimes, yes. But think about one of the reasons stock photos sell and the unfinished... More
  • Introduction

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    Dreamstime has asked me to write a blog to share my knowledge of the stock photo business. First a bit about me. Before I found myself in the business of editing, marketing and producing images, I was a schoolteacher. Thus the art above. I hope to both teach and learn in... More
  • Cookies with a pink confiture of cherries, poured with chocolate and s

    by Dliapiara | 23rd of June, 2017

    Favorite biscuits for tea and coffee with strawberry confiture. Excellent and tasty with coffee and tea. It is poured with chocolate and sprinkled with cinnamon and cocoa. Very chic dessert for enjoyment.  See Article
  • The story behind my latest sell

    by Bwagner656 | 23rd of June, 2017

    Almost exactly 3 years after I've taken this photo, someone bought it:   I remember the day well, I was with my friends, juts walking, talking, no shopping, no destiny, no hurry. Just catching up, enjoying the unique view, the perfect weather. I still can feel... More
  • The world is changing - Assingment Save the Earth

    by Axylexu | 21st of June, 2017

    Hello , As a little child I remember how the world was a mystery. I was born after the revolution in Romania in 1989. I do not know how it was 28 years ago in the world but where I was born things were not very pink, everything was in a shade of gray. In time, the world... More
  • Nuts, almonds and metaphor...

    by Sharkiboy73 | 21st of June, 2017

    Hey guys, What's up? I've been exploring and trying more subjects and ideas, and this time I have decided to go with walnuts and almonds, and also with a metaphor for the common expression: "Nuts and Bolts". That was fun and I really hope it will trigger some action,... More
  • National Camera Day! (And Every First in Photography)

    by Muhlisgursoy | 21st of June, 2017

    Do you know about National Camera Day in every 29th June? Hi everyone! I’m Muhlis again. Do you know about (National) Camera Day is coming on this 29th June?      Every First in Photography First Camera and First Photo The first photo is taken... More
  • Photos that stand out.

    by TheSlowWalkers | 21st of June, 2017

    Being fairly new to photography, I look at a great many photos of on Dreamstime, to try and learn from different people, some of them also beginners but also those that have thousands of uploads (and downloads too) Sometimes, I'll see a photo and it immediately say's "... More
  • Congratulations to Everyone in the Assignment

    by Muhlisgursoy | 20th of June, 2017

    Hello everybody, I was discovered the assignment section a few days ago. And then I noticed the assignments in Contributors Area. Wow, what is this? A many nice photos is in here. My favorite photos :                 I congrats to who on... More
  • 5 Reasons Why Children Are Magical

    by Penpossessed | 19th of June, 2017

    Children, to me, are one of the most magical things in this world. I'd say that as a mother of one, with another on the way, my view might be biased. But I've long loved being in the company of children, and not only my own. Anytime I'm feeling exasperated,... More
  • Beauty and the beast - a story about waves

    by Malinash | 19th of June, 2017

    When oceans want to show off, they make some waves. Literally. Waves are the arches that the sea is forming after a storm, splashing onto the shore in a great white foam. They are surfer's best companion, and they are also the nature's fury. We've selected... More
  • Rotterdam Central Station: post-processing

    by Apers | 18th of June, 2017

    The Dutch Railways realises that railway stations form an important part of the center of cities. I guess that is one of the reasons that the architecture of the railway stations is regarded as extremely important. Rotterdam Central Station is no exception. It was officially... More
  • Frozen time in Cuba

    by Wing88 | 17th of June, 2017

    If you like vintage cars, Cuba is the right place to go! Old, tired, but still colorful, even shining, just like the people there with limited material resource but optimistic spirits. I did enjoy my trip there!                     ... More
  • Butterfly museum

    by Callearlisa | 17th of June, 2017

    Just returned from my trip to Pompano, Florida. My husband and I decided to stop at the butterfly World that was located at Coconut creek, Florida.   While there I did get a couple good shots I would like to share. I will share a few other shots after I get all my... More
  • The plants sculpture (1)

    by Jameshexin | 17th of June, 2017

    The plants sculpture is the green sculpture, it is regarded as the world garden art of the bizarre, it is the life plant sculpture The plants sculpture is a vibrant "flower sculpture" ,which is another civilization created by the human use of natural forces.... More
  • Shi-ku garden in China (1)

    by Jameshexin | 17th of June, 2017

    The shi-ku Garden in China is known as "the first ancient cultural relic of China" by the Chinese modern celebrities -- Kang youwei. The shi-ku in the shi-ku mountains of baoji where its were unearthed. East of yin-xiang river, the south depends on jifeng mountain --Qinling... More
  • The French Style Le Nôtre garden (1)

    by Jameshexin | 17th of June, 2017

    Style Le Nôtre garden is create by the French landscape and Louis x iv chief architect Andre Le Notre(Andre Le Notre, March 12, 1613 - September 15, 1700), Le Notre design, transformed a lot of palace garden design , and formed the popular in Europe for a century of Style... More
  • Ancient Greek gardens (1)

    by Jameshexin | 17th of June, 2017

    Greek Samurai fountain The fountain taken xi 'an expo garden, by Zeus in the central fountain, left and right side are two virgin, followed by two men hold Pegasus Greek warrior, a man blowing horns, a man holding a Pegasus, the overall give a person a kind of magnificent,... More

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