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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
  • Back on Camera

    by Ctollan | 27th of April, 2017

    Saturday the 22nd April was lovely sunny day, albeit a bit cold outside. Lighting was perfect to capture some images. I decided to travel to Loch Leven as its a place I've heard of but never been to before. I was unsure what to expect. So here goes, i type '... More
  • Why to Convert a Multi-Niche Photography Blog To a Single-Niche One

    by Stevenmmehler | 27th of April, 2017

    Multi-nice or single-niche? That’s the question a lot of photography bloggers face - not just when they’re starting out but as their career progresses as well. And while there’s no single, 1000% right answer, for my money, single niche is the way to go. People... More
  • How to choose the best DSLR camera?

    by Leandropellizzoni | 27th of April, 2017

    The development of electronic technologies and information technology has decisively affected the world of photography. The film reels were replaced by memory cards and batteries. DSLR cameras have become popular in the market and are accessible to various types of photographers.... More
  • A Guide To Using Blogging In Managing Photography Cources

    by Patfredshaw | 27th of April, 2017

    Blogs are fantastic in the space of a photography classroom. They can serve as go-to places for your students to know what is going on and what to expect, can be used to put up content that the class has created, thereby giving them a sense of ownership of their work as well... More
  • Learning with every image accepted and rejected.

    by Callearlisa | 27th of April, 2017

    I like how they let you know when an image is rejected what problems they had with the photo. I am learning so much. I have read other blogs and I am totally looking and everything differently. Things I never considered taking pictures of are now getting my undivided attention.... More
  • Thank you very much Dreamstime!

    by Angleeyes | 27th of April, 2017

      Today, I am very pleased to become an exclusive Dreamstime contributor.It's a pleasure to do what you love and be recognized by others.I hope I can be a good photographer in the future. See Article
  • working at getting the hang of it.

    by Callearlisa | 27th of April, 2017

    Hi my name is Lisa, I am a mother of 5 and a Grandmother of 5.I happily married to the love of my life. I have always loved to take photos of my family at all special events and my children has always hid from the camera. So I started taking photos of my surroundings. In... More
  • Photography on my world trip

    by Yyddgg126 | 27th of April, 2017

                Hi there, It's Alice Yan from China. For sure, I like photography, right now on the second year of my world trip, I've hitchhiked a lot, so I can explore more places and catch many nice pictures on my way. In fact, I am still a newbie here,... More
  • Fascinating Experience at Universal Studios

    by Prdream1982 | 27th of April, 2017

    A place where all adults turn into kids having a gala time with their favourite animated characters, thrilling roller coasters, theme based rides with live performances and visually appealing merchandise.                 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
  • Looking at things a different way

    by Westwoodkuba | 25th of April, 2017

      I was lucky enough to have a day off from work a few days ago, (as this is not yet a full time job for me yet) and decide to go somewhere local with my camera and see what i could find. I went to a park in Solihull, which i had been to many times before, but never with... More
  • Yellowstone National Park is wild and smelly :)

    by Humorousking207 | 24th of April, 2017

    I have been to a few national parks of USA, I like them all. However, I like Yellowstone National Park most. It is unique and the earliest National Park in the world. I am impressed by the smelly geysers, the colorful bacteria field, the beautiful falls, the lupines, the... More
  • Vancouver is a beautiful small city!

    by Humorousking207 | 24th of April, 2017

    I am very graceful that I had a chance to visit Vancouver, Canada at the end of last winter break. I feel that Vancouver is a beautiful small city on an island and hope to visit there again soon. The clean skyline:    The green Stanley Park:   ... More
  • Le morne mountain, early morning

    by Plagesse | 22nd of April, 2017

      Le morne mountain is one of the landmarks of Mauritius. The view in early morning is just stunning. See Article
  • 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

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