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  • Gathering

    by Ellenboughn | 2nd of December, 2008

    Dining in is the new dining out. Whether the photos are of family or friends around a home cooked meal or a couple at home, the resulting images are increasingly important as budgets shrink and an emphasis on relationships increase in unsteady times. This is the time of year... More
  • Industrial Strength

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of July, 2008

    Sixty percent of world trade is comprised of heavy industry and businesses in the engineering sector. Images of oil and gas industries, shipbuilding, power plants, mining, and others such as steel, cement and iron fabrication are required for news and editorial uses especially... More
  • Around the House

    by Ellenboughn | 27th of February, 2008

    It’s nearly spring cleanup/fix up time. I’m limiting my spring action to probing the back of the refrigerator to dislodge jars of forgotten spaghetti sauce. But for those that will spend in excess of 150 million dollars on home improvements this year in the US, it... 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
  • 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
  • New Beginnings

    by Animalcc | 20th of April, 2017

    I didn't want to let fear of failure keep me from pursuing a new activity. I was consumed with doubt about being able to succeed at this. With lots of input and guidance I took a leap of faith and here Iam. I grew up with art and photography around me and the joy they brought... More
  • Who seeks finds

    by Wvalbuena81 | 18th of April, 2017

    Hello friends Today I want to talk about a typical Italian proverb that says, he who seeks finds. this to tell, as the latest work I've done were born. One night before a storm, I went out to capture lightning in a photograph, a real challenge given the difficulty 'to... More
  • The Blue Hour

    by Kheng1987 | 15th of April, 2017

    Hendrk has a lovely article on the blue hour reflections with beautiful photographs. A recent trip to a seaside resort on Batam Island, Indonesia gave me a chance to take some photographs during the times of the day he mentioned. It was raining cats and dogs when we... More
  • How To Take Great Pictures of Flowers

    by GWHughes | 12th of March, 2017

    The photo (below) in this post of the Snowdrops in my backyard turned out very well. (See the full frame photo in my portfolio). But, it wasn't necessarily going to happen without a bit of planning before snapping the shutter. Here are a few simple steps to consider when... More
  • My first sale

    by Mihaistanciu1977 | 7th of March, 2017

    Hello! Happy day, my first sale finnaly came! I was worried that something was wrong with my account, but is there people! My first sale!  It is an inuit wooden sculpture, from the beautiful city of Ketchikan, Alaska.   So, I just had to be patient:) I have a ton... More
  • Creating Professional Stock Photos with Amateur Models

    by Darrinhenry | 6th of March, 2017

    I’ve shot micro-stock with both professional and amateur models; there are pros and cons with both. Theoretically the professionals hit the ground running; they know how to pose, aren’t shy and understand the photo shoot dynamic. But there are also disadvantages. You... More
  • Leaders of tomorrow

    by Radiso2000 | 27th of January, 2017

    Despite all odds stalked against them this kids would stop at nothing to ensure that they realize their goal, which is acquiring the right education. This is just the kind of resilience we need in our today society.   See Article
  • A dream come true with Dreamstime

    by Axylexu | 25th of January, 2017

    Since childhood I loved to take pictures. At age fourteen I began to know editing programs. I always was thinking how much a photo well done can cost . Until recently when I heard obout stock photos and I said to give it a try . Shortly I upload photos on Dreamstime... More
  • An Old Oak Tree

    by Helgardas | 18th of January, 2017

    That's an old oak tree with unknown history. Its massive trunk and expressive branches have enchanted our look. I would say nothing is holier, nothing is more exemplary than a beautiful, strong tree. And even more I adore it when it stands alone, like a lonely person... More
  • Camera, slow-motion, frame rates, flickering

    by Filmovar | 29th of December, 2016

    When shooting high speed over 100fps with tungsten lamps we sometimes have problems with flickering light in the shot. The solution is to use more powerful lamps for slow motion. For example use a 5Kw lamp instead of a pair or three 1Kw lamps.   See Article
  • My Brov.

    by Pamjreynolds | 26th of November, 2016

    Hello This post is to say thank you to the folks that commented on a previous blog of mine about me donating some of my earnings from Dreamstime to a Cancer Charity. This to me is more important than ever, after losing my brother nearly four weeks ago to Cancer. I know... More
  • Milestone - 100 photos onine

    by Saulute123 | 2nd of November, 2016

    Hey everybody! I have 100 photos online! That was not so easy, but it's worth :) I am so excited about that. I want to take more pictures and keep creating my portfolio :) Now my goal is to have 200 photos online and more sales (well I will have to work hard). Hmm... And... More
  • Wonderful frosty morning and see the sunrise

    by Galyna0404 | 8th of October, 2016

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  • 2 Year Anniversary - 2,000 Images Uploaded

    by Rhbabiak13 | 7th of September, 2016

    This past August was my two year anniversary with Dreamstime. It's amazing to think that it was only two years ago that I was dreaming about being able to sell my photos. Two years later, it has become a reality. Today, I hit the 2,000 pictures uploaded mark. I currently... More
  • New Achievement: 5000$

    by Julicos | 29th of August, 2016

    I've just reached 5000$ earnings on Dreamstime. It's a nice feeling, but it would have been even greater if I wouldn't have requested previous payments. But still, it gives me a great satisfaction.   Good luck to all in selling as much as possible! More

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