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  • A Sense of Place (Part II)

    by Ellenboughn | 28th of February, 2007

    Before you arrive in a new location, do research. Looking at map is not enough. Nor are guidebooks necessary the only printed form of information at your fingertips. Get a compass so that you will be able to anticipate how the light will be at different times in the day in... More
  • 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
  • Erin Go Bragh!

    by Ellenboughn | 22nd of February, 2007

    Erin Go Bragh translates to "Ireland Forever" and in the US where everyone claims to be Irish on St. Patrick's Day, it is often heard.
    In parts of the world, March 17th is all about beer. Specifically,... 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
  • A trip to the bookstore (Part 1)

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    We all get "stuck" in a void of inspiration sometimes. I find that my best ideas often come out of the blue when I'm NOT consciencously trying to think of something creative. When that kind brain freeze sets in, try just taking a break from even thinking about your own work.... 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
  • My Travel Through Greece

    by Atung86 | 25th of July, 2017

    Hey Everyone. first of all let me tell you a little bit about my self, i am the House photographer for United Nation Indonesia and i travel a lot, I've been to over 90+ countries and i love to document Culture, People and Landscape Here are some photograph that i took... More
  • Four Question before online shopping

    by Ccwtt123 | 25th of July, 2017

    I do not consider myself as a shopper. I hate to try things on the shop, stand on long lines etc. I love to shop online because it’s easy for me. I spend many at least 6 to 5 hours in a week for online shopping sites. I search good online sites, comparing sales and prices... More
  • Strolling along the coast

    by Kennsharp53 | 24th of July, 2017

    I like returning to the South Coast of England.The sea changes,the sky changes and it can provide great inspiration for a photographer and hopefully some fun images         See Article
  • What kind of program do you use to enhance photos?

    by Rzachariasse | 24th of July, 2017

      How many people on Dreanstime are using Photoshop to enhance photos? I know a lot of people do so, but for some reason I'm always hesitating to do so. So if you do touch up your images, what kind of programs do you use?   More
  • Streetfood in China

    by Rzachariasse | 23rd of July, 2017

      I love food. Especially food from other countries. So whenever I travel, I try to taste something new. Ofcourse in China, the country of my wife, I skipped the grasshoppers and sharks on a stick. Instead I went for the steamed buns you can buy on the street. Grasshopper... More
  • Christmas

    by Rzachariasse | 23rd of July, 2017

      We are still waiting for the heatwave in The Netherlands, but yet - mostly because of the rain we're getting lately - I'm thinking about Christmas. I am not a real fan of winter, except when it's snowing. I still remember the cracking sound my feet made when I was playing... More
  • Hundreads and more....

    by Podichi | 23rd of July, 2017

    I made 126 entries. it's still not much and continue uploading. I made several mistakes. Uploaded some photos which are not .jpg for mistake and my ratio fall. In the future must be careful for this. Continuing ahead...  See Article
  • architecture (1)

    by Jameshexin | 23rd of July, 2017

    yesterday is today's past, and Today is tomorrow's past. so now , we can see everything, tomorrow will be memory and commemoration. time and s has been devastated many landscape, the remaining is precious. when you meet, what do you think? i think : today,... More
  • A sculpture by Drago, Marin, CHERINA (1)

    by Jameshexin | 23rd of July, 2017

    World famous sculptor, painter, and environmental artist Drago, Marin, CHERINA was born in 1949, with Italy, France, Russia and Yugoslavia's sculpture family pedigree seed, in the age of 20 shows its special artistic talent. Perhaps with the romantic state of blood, making... More
  • My first sale - Man of Sorrow!

    by Vapour84 | 23rd of July, 2017

    So after around 220 photos and 2 months of waiting I have my first sale and I am delighted. Thank you to the buyer, whoever you are! Man of Sorrow  See Article
  • Beauty of nature (1)

    by Jameshexin | 23rd of July, 2017

    On the beauty of the nature is god's gift to us, perhaps is a moment, perhaps is the solid content, perhaps is mountains, perhaps is running water, but each picture to the person's heart to baptism, let people abandon secular ideas,feelings of the gift of god, with peace... More
  • White party theme ideas

    by Project007 | 23rd of July, 2017

    White party themes are popular for summer but there is a serious lack of white party theme material out there. Lets show the world anything related to white party theme stock footage and have the photographer's choice on here just for the fun of it! Who else has shot... 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

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