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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
  • 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
  • Unusual sculptures in different parts of the world

    by Yana28 | 24th of October, 2016

       Sculpture of a golden cat on a windowsill, sculpture created in honor of the heating system. city Samara, Russia    The sculpture L'Ecoute, Listening. Paris France, Paris, the sculpture by the artist Henri de Miller on the Place Rene Cassin. Head in Hand Sculpture... More
  • Life comes full circle

    by Philippaanneg | 23rd of October, 2016

    I have recently renewed my love of photography, which started when I was a student studying zoology, geology and botany in New Zealand a very long time ago! Using print film was fun but expensive. Like all kiwi graduates, I went travelling and ended up in Sydney, working... More
  • I exceeded 100 uploads

    by Gibizet | 23rd of October, 2016

    I tried it a few times it without success, some pictures denied and I had given up the idea to post here. I returned on the advice of a contact who sells photos on Dreamstime and I did well. 139 Uploads and only 5 refusal, now I try to clean my best photos and apparently... More
  • Vintage patterns for Halloween

    by Pal1983 | 22nd of October, 2016

    Vintage patterns for Halloween. The evil pumpkin on the old parchment.   Cute right?   Scary?   Bottom curl   See Article
  • Love of photography - life in the Croatia

    by Leptir2010 | 21st of October, 2016

    The love of photography was born in younger days. I always have been fascinated by photography, beauty caught the moment, the moment that we can no longer repeat, go back. Great is the power to capture the moment that is, that becomes history. I was born in the Croatian... More
  • Time to celebrate, again!

    by Perstock | 20th of October, 2016

      A bit slow right now but thanks to phenomenal sales recently I have now past 1500 sales! Thats worth celebrating! :-)   Also, just a few days ago I past the 2500 uploads mark. A milestone i believed where very far away when i joined DT.   Also, yesterday i launched... More
  • Happy Halloween!

    by Pal1983 | 20th of October, 2016

    Happy Halloween friends! I suggest to see my illustrations, drawn specially for this holiday!!!       See Article
  • Pick a beautiful pattern

    by Olgavic | 19th of October, 2016

    Hi. Pick a beautiful pattern of red flowers.     Pick a beautiful pattern of blue flowers.     Pick a beautiful pattern of yellow flowers.     Pick a beautiful pattern on your favorite background: Red background,     Yellow background,... More
  • National park Mala Fatra, Slovakia

    by Peasac | 18th of October, 2016

    National park Mala Fatra, also called Little Fatra, is a mountain range situated in the north-west of Central Slovakia. It’s the most beautiful national park in Slovakia with fascinating flora and fauna.     Ve’lký Kriváń is the highest peak in Mala Fatra. It... More
  • Romanian Pottery - Color, Legends and Dedication

    by Andreistancu | 17th of October, 2016

    Horezu is a beautiful town located in Valcea County, Romania. It attested in a Hristov belonging to Prince Vlad the Monk in 1487, which mentioned the village “Hurez”. The name is taken from a bard named “ciuhurez” (like an owl), bird that inhabit the surrounding... More
  • How do you make a cool Halloween card or banner

    by Iguanasbear | 17th of October, 2016

    How do you make a cool Halloween card or banner: Take the stencil. Perhaps this.   It is done in Inkscape and you can find it in my Halloween collection Open it in a program that lets you work with layers. On the Internet you can find lots of them, both paid and... More
  • Do You Know Any Famous Modern Landscape Photographers?

    by Markgmcknight | 16th of October, 2016

    I love landscape photography and recently wanted to find out which photographers were famous in this area of photography.     I came across the usual names; people like Ansel Adams, but I wanted to know if there were any modern day photographers who specialized in... More
  • Aazhimala - A beautiful Rocky Beach

    by Anoopkumar4466 | 16th of October, 2016

    The beach of Azhimala is located about 20 km away (half an hour drive) from Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram), the capital city of Kerala, India. The place is near to Kovalam beach, which is one of the famous tourist places in Kerala. Vizhinjam , where the new port is coming... More
  • Golden Temple

    by Pranshth | 16th of October, 2016

    The Harmandir Sahib (or Hari Mandir) in Amritsar, Punjab, is the holiest shrine in Sikhism. Previously (and still more commonly) known as the Golden Temple, it was officially renamed Harmandir Sahib in March 2005. I must recommend , visitor should pay their homage to golden... More
  • Have Camera, Will Travel!

    by Jruffa | 15th of October, 2016

    I suspect that I am like most of the contributors to Dreamstime- not a photography professional (where photography is how I make a living), but a hobbyist who does this as a creative outlet on the side of my normal life and job. My actual profession sometimes requires a... More
  • Assignment Milestone

    by Eureka89 | 14th of October, 2016

    Good morning. This is the second time that i write in these blog, the firs stime I celebrate my firs sale, today I would declare my little (assignment) milestone. I tried to find the most heterogeneous and interesting ideas as mach as possible. I loved the assistant of... More

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