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  • Staycation

    by Ellenboughn | 3rd of June, 2008

    The hot buzzword in travel is ‘staycation’ meaning a vacation that takes place by staying in the neighborhood or city where one lives. The word and the concept seem to pepper every other article that I read and are also popping up in ads for travel destinations close... More
  • Focus on Wolves

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of November, 2007

    I spent last Sunday afternoon listening to Jim and Jamie Dutcher speak about the six years they spent living with a pack of wolves in the Idaho wilderness. Those years have been documented in their still photography, films and books. Using photographic and scientific talent,... More
  • FEED YOUR IDEAS WATCHING MOVIES

    by Martinchiroque | 22nd of July, 2017

    I think it´s important to watch some interesting movies that were dominated to oscar to the best photography beucause there we can notice some special play of light and colors that we can recreate later to our own way and add a little of our art and imagination then we can... More
  • New ideas for textures and backgrounds

    by Sharkiboy73 | 15th of July, 2017

    Hi everyone, I was thinking about some new ideas for backgrounds and textures, but also about images that can easily be incorporated into websites and magazines, and eve commercials. This time I took a more minimalistic approach, even artistic, to create those images.... More
  • Be The First !

    by Callearlisa | 28th of April, 2017

    Looking for a new perspective! BE the first to show some love! 1. I am looking for Tips, Be the first! 2. Have great ideas please share! 3. Hoping for interaction with other members, please be the first! 4. Have some great techniques you could share would... More
  • Only 3 ?

    by Callearlisa | 28th of April, 2017

    Three reasons to rethink the photos you submit. 1. I have found those I think are the best are the ones being rejected. 2. People are looking for easy to the point subjects to use for their publications. 3. Those photos I work harder at editing are being rejected but... More
  • Turn ideas in pictures and let them sell...

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 21st of July, 2016

      Hi all, I just was browsing aroud in search of "ideas" concept and found that being a stock photographer is like having an idea and willing to get it approved, just like being in office and trying to get rid of the chief to have a preferment... Well, and I personally... More
  • Attractive pictures about food and food blogging & potential new trade

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 29th of June, 2016

    Hi Dreamstimers, here I am again. Although I have never experienced food photography, that's a thing a feel attracted from. All begun when a friend of mine started his business in growing plants and selling his own products as typical here nearby. He is a passionate photographer... More
  • Thinking ahead

    by Fjarabica | 17th of January, 2016

    Winter is not over yet but I like creative makers we should think for the next period. Spring comes earlier than we expect in the day of lovers. Shops are full of gorgeous illustrations with motivmy love hearts and flowers. For me it is very important this year.   With... More
  • Everyday Inspiration

    by Thanakrits15 | 6th of January, 2016

    Have you ever seen images in places so exotic, with subjects so amazing that you wish you could be in the photographer's shoes? Well guess what, you already are there! We've all experienced it - the "Photographer's Block" - that feeling that there is nothing to photograph!... More
  • Same procedure as every year

    by Cglightning | 29th of November, 2015

        it is the first Advent and i have no Idea for Christmas-Presents... :/ and why everyone i know has Birthday in December??? No ideas for Presents too... :/ Today i go to the Tollwood-Festival in Munich. It is a big Music- and Theatre-Festival with a big Market,... More
  • 100 accepted

    by Robertflynn | 14th of October, 2015

    hi folks It has took me a while but i have managed it, I got my 100th picture accepted today.             It has been a bit of a struggle with some ups and downs and some lessons learned. My main genre is nature especially birds however I did realise... More
  • Your idea

    by Heidia91 | 15th of August, 2015

    I'm going to take new pictures, and i need your help :) I need u to come with your idea for my next picture. The picture have to be of my dog :)  See Article
  • What to do next

    by Robertflynn | 23rd of June, 2015

    hi flolks A week or so ago i wrote that i was planning ahead for the winter months to find some "subjects" that could be done indoors at home during the miserable wet weather to keep the portfolio and uploads going. I am still working on that although i managed to get... More
  • How To Take a Lot of Pictures

    by Jackbluee | 3rd of May, 2015

    Have you asked yourself this question before? If not, I think you have not been serious in stock photography. Or, I would say, you have not played hard. A lot of professionals have written about how to improve picture qualities. I have not seen any topics about how to take... More
  • What's the best camera for start work with Microstock? (With answer)

    by Maxsp | 30th of April, 2015

      Hi Girls and Guys, here I go direct to the point, but first I want to mention that most of you had heard that you should buy an entry camera and then buying new stuffs according to need you feel necessary. FORGET IT! I had spend some years with entry cameras and I... More
  • Utopia

    by Stechouse | 24th of April, 2015

      Berlin, Germany is awash with idealism and many young people live in world wherein they dream of a better life for everyone. Görlitzer Park in Kreuzberg section of the city which has many immigrant communities, artists, hipsters, and travelers. This section of the... More
  • Next milestone, 50 online files!

    by Angelaciudad | 2nd of March, 2015

    My first photo is since 01/31/2015 online, and since that day I only think on if I´m doing it well and how can I do it better and my photos more interesting...so please, ideas, tips and recomendations are always welcome! ;) For the moment, still stays this photo as my favorite:... More
  • How to find Interesting Photography Subjects

    by Mavericdesign | 12th of February, 2015

    Sometimes it take as a long time to create and find superb subject for our photographs. Every day we pass a lot things, situations not really realizing - this is it- this is the best subject- one of millions.    Every season of year presents many unique scenes... More
  • Concepts And Metaphors

    by Sebastian423 | 20th of January, 2015

    Metaphors in photography are very exciting. I love to do a representation of a person, place, thing, or idea in a visual image. It rather comes naturally in to my mind when i see it or at the post production stage when i can focus, look and think about particular shot :)... More

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