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  • A Simple Life

    by Ellenboughn | 24th of April, 2007

    A growing awareness of environmental issues has created a parallel change in personal values for many people. Instead of the conspicuous consumption of years past and the over indulgent styles of the 90's, more and more seek a quieter lifestyle.... More
  • Wild Models

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of March, 2007

    Yesterday I found myself on a long pier stretching far out into the Atlantic Ocean. An aggressive group of large pelicans were hanging around the end of the pier to snatch leftover fresh bait. These birds... More
  • My First Acceptances!

    by Chockcaitlin | 4th of March, 2017

    I'm super excited to be part of the Dreamstime contributor team :) My first submission was accepted - 100% so far! (It was only 15 photos though.) I'm focusing mainly on my underwater and marine life photography at the moment. Here's one of my favorites from the group-- a... More
  • Mesmerizing Tea Plantations

    by Trinijacobs | 28th of February, 2017

    Have you ever visited a tea plantation area? I was born in a beautiful place called Munnar in South of India. Surrounded by tea plantation this place offers you a visual treat. Anywhere you turn you think the hills are covered with some magical green carpet. If one is lucky... More
  • My First 100 images

    by ShorelineUK | 31st of December, 2016

      So I have reached 100 images, well 109 actually, and so far 1 sale, in just 6 weeks here on Dreamstime. And so a new year starts tomorrow and with it a new determination to take more varied and unique images as well as standard stock images. My Photography background... More
  • Bengal Tiger - A wild yet gorgeous animal

    by Parinmnparmar | 23rd of December, 2016

    Bengal Tigers are big cats having yellow to light orange coats with dark brown to black stripes. They can be as long as 10 feet and as heavy as 325 kgs! Their scientific name is Panthera tigris tigris and they are included in genus Panthera along with lions, leopards, snow... More
  • Dr. Henry Heimlich Demonstrates Anti-Choking Technique

    by Lagron49 | 18th of December, 2016

       I'd like to share some of the background of this photo. Dr. Henry Heimlich was 59 and quite nationally known, getting wide media coverage for his popular and successful technique (the Heimlich Maneuver) of abdominal thrusts which became a life-saving technique for... More
  • Zebras fighting

    by Plagesse | 17th of December, 2016

      I was in Pilanesberg Nature reserve for some wildlife photos when I came accros a herd of very angry zebras ! With my 500 mm lens I was lucky to catch some great pictures. See Article
  • African weaverbird building nests

    by Plagesse | 6th of December, 2016

          Taking picture of wildlife demands a great deal of patience. Waiting for the right moment to trigger and... hope for the best. I really love taking pictures on nature See Article
  • Milstone reached

    by Jamesbuys | 2nd of November, 2016

    Good day I have reached the 50 image milestone (68 images online). All my photos are now exclusive for Dreamstime and will not be found anywhere else. please visit my photos and feel free to share with friends. I love all the other photographer's photos, learn a lot by... More
  • Life is wonderful

    by Leptir2010 | 28th of October, 2016

    Life is wonderful how themselves participate in creating unforgettable moments.Let us ask ourselves when we last woke up with a smile on his face, the last time we thank the blessings we can enjoy another morning, day and everything that makes our life.Be able to observe... More
  • Wildlife

    by Jamesbuys | 24th of October, 2016

    I have recently, after several years of casual photography, started to focus more on the beauty that nature offers. We love the outdoors and with the lovely weather and surroundings in Southern Africa teaming with wildlife, one cannot go by without enjoying the free canvas... More
  • New life pictures

    by Ajlis | 9th of October, 2016

    "I feel like I have a new life and I'm going to take full advantage of it" - William Green   "One of the things I've started doing lately is tracking my dreams. I feel like there's a lot of information there and you can really bring those emotions to the situations... More
  • News images on line

    by Felzum | 19th of September, 2016

    Hi I just want to share my new images on line best regards and good sales.             See Article
  • Trailer Travels

    by Lesterphotography | 13th of September, 2016

    Just a couple of weeks ago I came back from my first trip to Alaska. A trip of this nature requires planning well in advance to be as prepared as possible for all scenarios. Cloths layering, hat, water repellent outer layers, waterproof high ankle hiking boots with several... More
  • Sealife

    by Ajlis | 30th of August, 2016

    Someday I'll live by the sea. In the meantime, the sea is my favorite.       See Article
  • Introducing myself and my first 10 files

    by Ananve | 14th of August, 2016

    Hello everyone! I am a newcomer here. My portfolio has slowly increased and now I have got 10 files online. So I think it is about time I am introducing myself to the community :) My portfolio contains mainly landscapes and wildlife as these are where my interest lies.... More
  • Another Milestone : 500 Images - Crossed

    by Shariqkhan | 6th of August, 2016

    One more Milestone of 500 Images Crossed with 168 Sales. Waiting to Cross the milestone of 200 Sales. I hope that it will be achieved soon. My uploaded images are from different sections 1. Wildlife     2. Historic Architecture     3. Flora(Plants and Tress)... More
  • personal goal reached during a chaotic year

    by Inyrdreams | 21st of July, 2016

    Just a few minutes ago, I reached my personal goal of 1000 SALES here on dreamstime. It was not that long ago I struggled to get 50 images accepted, and then like the proverbial watched pot, waited and watched and watched and waited for the sales to come in. I have learned... More
  • 100 photos uploaded! Perspective from a passionate photographer

    by Samuelbrown1 | 23rd of June, 2016

    I have slowly been uploading images over time, with no real goal in mind. I just enjoy taking pictures. I am mostly a wildlife photographer, focusing on the things that are all around, but always seem to be missed. I mean the reptiles, amphibians, insects, and arachnids.... More

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