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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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         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         More
  • 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
  • "Travel Photography" Tips

    by Muhlisgursoy | 24th of July, 2017

    Hello everyone on Dreamstime, Today I want mention about art of travel photography (I mean when voyaging). Taking travel photographs are quick reflex and reaction because you don't have a specific time. Every seconds are very important because you're... 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
  • 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
  • Plant - flower (1)

    by Jameshexin | 23rd of July, 2017

    Flowers since ancient times has always been a favorite, it's very closely to human life, it is the vehicle for people to express their feelings and desires, the meaning and emotional expression better than words, some flower can be individual drugs, treatment regimen.... 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
  • Explore Alleppey (Alappuzha)- Venice of the East

    by Anoopkumar4466 | 23rd of July, 2017

           Paddy field texture Paddy fields are a majority of the scenes at Kuttanadu (the rice bowl of Kerala) in Alleppey (or Alappuzha) district of Kerala, India. It was a major business port in India at ancient times. The artificial canals made for transporting... 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
  • War Sounds , With A Hint Of Horror

    by Nicholsonadams9 | 22nd of July, 2017

      War sounds , with a hint of horror! Sounds that will make your hair stand on end , and goosebumps all over your body , Dark deep screeching sounds from the deep abyss. Audio Sample MOVIE SNIPPET See Article
  • Photos that stand out Part 2

    by TheSlowWalkers | 21st of July, 2017

    Some of you might have seen an earlier blog about photos that, for me, stood out in some way. Bettina (Bwagner656) pointed out that the majority had contrasting colours, which, when I looked back was right and yet at the time of posting, I hadn't realised. Since then, when... More
  • 5 Unconventional Ways to Make Money in Photography

    by Rachaelmurphey | 20th of July, 2017

       Apart from being a hobby, photography can be a great way of earning money and making a living. Today, modern technology makes it possible for almost everyone to carry a mobile camera and apply the necessary techniques to produce professional photographs. When... More

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