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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
  • Finally - A Sale

    by Ppeterson6030 | 18th of February, 2017

    I have about 160 photo files on Dreamstime now and I'm happy to report that I have made a sale. Not just one sale but 2 sales of the same photo. The amount of money is very small but I am happy. The image that sold was of a child in a music class.   My... More
  • Camera changes

    by TheSlowWalkers | 18th of February, 2017

    Since joining Dreamstime, I've submitted photographs taken with various cameras, starting with a good old point and shoot, followed by a bridge camera and now, with a recently bought DSLR. It's a natural progression but I feel it's still, more about the subject... More
  • Spring is starting with "Hanami" or cherry blossom viewing

    by Anneylier | 18th of February, 2017

    Spring is surely near and in some countries its already started with cherry trees blossoming. It's amazing time that comes with festivals around the world. It's called "Hanami" in Japan or if you translate it will mean "cherry blossom viewing"... 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
  • Keywording tool

    by Crisdumitru | 18th of February, 2017

    I like to use sometimes this tool http://arcurs.com/keywording/ for adding suitable keywords for my photos or my illustrations. I know that Yuri Arcurs is the best selling microstock artis. This tool could offering keyword suggesting, auto categories and bulk-edit features.... 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... More
  • My Unusual hobby

    by Rossmcneillie | 15th of February, 2017

    Well....amongst my hobby's, I have one that is rather unusual. I'm part of a team which maintains theatre pipe organs...The Mighty Wurlitzer. For quite some time I've been helping out with looking after the very last Wurlitzer organ to come to the UK. The "old girl" as... More
  • 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
  • Full exclusivity

    by Radiso2000 | 15th of February, 2017

    Joined dreamstime in August 2016 and now decided to take the exclusive route. As an amateur photographer i would say this has been a learning curve for me and i shall continue sharpening my photography skills in this journey with DREAMSTIME.       [previmg]0_85610143[/previmg]... More
  • The shift in uploading photos

    by Digiart436 | 15th of February, 2017

    So i moved the photo upload i exceeded 200 number and i will try to deliver another'm looking forward to spring and summer i travel a lot and shoot.          My potfolio 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
  • First mage approved

    by Monimitta | 15th of February, 2017

    I want to introduce myself to the community here. I have got my first image approved here. I will upload more photos very soon. this is my first image approved.   See Article
  • Hello World

    by Ladybillie | 15th of February, 2017

    Well hello to the world of Dreamstime! So this is my first blog post on here, not too sure what I am doing on dreamstime, there seems just so much compared to other sites! So I guess you want to know a little about me? Here it goes... I am a 22 year old (23 soon to be)... More
  • First image approved for assignment! :)

    by Parinmnparmar | 14th of February, 2017

    It is a great pleasure for me that for the first time, one of my images has been selected in assignment! This is a photograph of white whiskered terns flying, with black common coots swimming in the background. The photograph was captured at Randarda Lake in Rajkot, India.... More
  • First Photo

    by Nusratzaman88 | 14th of February, 2017

    This is my little attempt to introduce me by selling my photos. I have posted my first photo here. I will upload more photos very soon by your response. photos .   More
  • First level 5 image

    by Wvalbuena81 | 14th of February, 2017

    Really happy to noticed that Dreamstime accepted my image to assignament "crowd" and skip to level 5!   See Article

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