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  • 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
  • Assignment as principal for your concept picture improvement

    by Digikhmer | 29th of March, 2017

    Several months, I try to reading the assignment descriptions closely. Most of the time, it is kind of exercise that can brighten your creativity because there is a lot of examples or ideas to help you to create the concept picture and to pass the first assignment selection.... More
  • My first sale

    by Yswong0633 | 29th of March, 2017

    It was so great to wonder that my first sale had done at 24/3/17. So happy and thanks to the person who bought my photo. Thanks Dreamstime to make my dreams come true! Hope it won't be last too!!   Here is my other work.     More
  • Spring in Orlando

    by Luliaiko | 28th of March, 2017

      I went to Epcot and I took some pictures of flowers because of the flower and garden festival check it out     there were a lot of nice flowers, I have more images on my page. See Article
  • Welcome Spring

    by Wvalbuena81 | 28th of March, 2017

      Spring is here! And we all now have a chance to show how Great this world is! So get out from your comfort zone and enjoy the best season of the year! Cheers See Article
  • First 50 images approved and applied for exclusivity

    by Monimitta | 28th of March, 2017

    Hello Friends, Today my more than 50 images got approved and I have applied for the exclusivity request as well. See my few pictures below :           More
  • On my trip to New Zealand, my camera malfuntioned!

    by Babar760 | 27th of March, 2017

    I usually shoot all my pictures on "A", which stands for Aperture. I like to control my lens opening for depth of field as well as sharpness. I don't have the best lenses so I try to stop down at least one stop if not two. 1/3 of the way through my trip, my camera would... More
  • Happy because I have 200 images online

    by Teyakp | 27th of March, 2017

    Hello! I am very happy because I have my first 200 images online. I enjoy taking photos, especially of our beautiful nature, also our pets,... in fact, I like to shoot all :) . Every day I learn something new. Photography has become my addiction and I have been doing... More
  • New complete coloring book: three little pigs

    by Korat_cn | 27th of March, 2017

      My vector 3 little pigs in colors are going well so... Why do not make them a coloring book? And so, here you have: another complete project ready to print, 12 images. I hope kids will enjoy these cartoon vector illustrations. Good Coloring!   More
  • Is this going to be a night like this?

    by Markogt | 27th of March, 2017

    We have quite a good possibilities to see the Northern Lights over Northern Europe tonight. America and Canada are under fire right now. So it is time to charge your barreries and look up in the night sky :) It might look something like this:     Panoramic photo from... More
  • Categories & Keywords: Sometimes It's Best to Think Inside the Box P2

    by Smokinggun7 | 25th of March, 2017

    PART 2: THE SOLUTION FOR DOING SEO FOR IMAGES   “I’m going to give you less than 30 seconds to draw a picture of a tree. Go.” Running a sketch meetup group, I prompted a café full of extremely creative artists with this, and do you know what happened? I... More
  • Categories & Keywords: Sometimes It's Best to Think Inside the Box

    by Smokinggun7 | 25th of March, 2017

    PART 1: THE PROBLEM WITH SEO FOR IMAGES    “What’s in the box?” This question is asked by Brad Pitt’s character, Detective David Mills, in the 1995 neo-noir crime thriller movie, Se7en. As viewers, we never get to see the answer, what was actually in the... More
  • My first video sold

    by Danielc1998 | 24th of March, 2017

    I have recently begun to upload some videos, this is my first sale !          Video footage here. Phoenix Park at sunrise. Aerial view. Dublin . Ireland The rest of my videos here. More
  • I received my first payment!!!

    by Primesh7 | 24th of March, 2017

    I received my first payment from Dreamstime last week in my Bank account. Thanks to Dreamstime and all the downloaders.   See Article
  • Acceptance percentage

    by Patrick57 | 23rd of March, 2017

    I have just got my acceptance percentage up to 80% from a low of 57% the first month or two of uploading to Dreamstime. So for anyone new my tip would be check your images carefully for blemishes and noise as a starting point and be a little selective. Now if I have any doubts... More
  • Start to shoot food

    by Nimless | 22nd of March, 2017

    Couple months ago, I start shooting food and food ingredients. A whole new universe was open to my eyes. Didn't realize that usual, daily products, fruits and vegetables can be artistic in some way. For me, photography was focused on portraits: seniors, childs, men, woman,... More
  • Upload What?

    by Cwinkler25 | 20th of March, 2017

    As someone who is just taking my first tentative steps into the world of stock images,‭ ‬I am of course wondering what sort of images are most likely to be accepted.‭ ‬I would‭ ‬prefer to not waste my time on images that‭ ‬have no chance of being accepted... More
  • Editor's Choice

    by Keremgo | 17th of March, 2017

    Thank you for the opportunity to announce that my work Young Women On Meadow Sunset recognized as the editor's choice. It is good to know that the hard work and time I'm putting on my illustrations is appreciated. I'm honored, flattered and humbled.     I also like... More

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