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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
  • My first approved video

    by Olgabugrovskaya | 29th of May, 2017

    Now it's time for me to start a new stage of cooperation with DT. I decided to present to the community my first video   And much to my surprise, they were approved!   How it is important to be open to new things inyour life   More
  • My first complex vector illustration set.

    by Fstockluk | 29th of May, 2017

    Hi there People! I would like to share my latest creation, it's a set of cartoonish vector illustration about Numbers converted in to different shapes like house, trucks etc....   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link   Link... More
  • First blog

    by Kaduabhinav70 | 29th of May, 2017

    A big hello to the Dreamstime family! I am very grateful to Dreamstime for giving the opportunity to many photographers, illustrators and creators to show their talent at this site. The photography is a great subject to have a interest. I feel photographs is the best way... More
  • YAY I made it to 100

    by Callearlisa | 29th of May, 2017

    So Happy to have made it to 100 photos online. I have learned so much and looking forward to learning more. This is an awesome site! I usually turn on my computer the first thing every day. With anticipation of seeing my photos that I have submitted. Very... More
  • Greeting Card Background And Gift Tags.Happy Birth

    by Farhastore | 29th of May, 2017

    Greeting Card Background And Gift Tags.Happy Birthday    See Article
  • ANIMALS WILL POSE JUST LIKE MODELS DO!

    by Project007 | 29th of May, 2017

    IF YOU HAVE THE PATIENCE AND THE TIME TO SPEND WITH ANIMALS THEY WILL WARM UP TO YOU IF THEY FEEL SAFE, THEY WILL LET YOU COME UP REALLY CLOSE TO THEM AND LITERALLY POSE FOR THE CAMERA. HA HA HERE IS AN EXAMPLE OF THE DUCK THAT MODELLED FOR THE CAMERA. MOST DUCKS RUN AWAY... More
  • WHY DOES THIS PICTURE SELL?

    by Project007 | 29th of May, 2017

    THE PICTURE SHOWN SHOCKS ME THAT IT SOLD AS MANY TIMES AS IT DID SO FAR. I ACTUALLY TOOK THIS PICTURE TO TEST OUT MY CAMERA ALONG WITH OTHER PLANTS AND MOST OF THEM SOLD! I AM JUST VERY CONFUSED AS TO WHAT IS SO SPECIAL ABOUT THIS PICTURE? I NEVER EXPECTED IT TO SELL... More
  • 100 Happy!

    by Bdelaney34 | 28th of May, 2017

    Hello, So excited to have my first 100 accepted ! I guess the first time I was interesting in Photography was when my grade 6 teacher built a darkroom and I made my first photo from a negative, but I never pursued it. Life got in the way and that was somewhat forgotten... More
  • To Macro or not to Macro

    by Rzachariasse | 27th of May, 2017

      Some years ago I followed a course from a famous Dutch photographer. Well, he won some cool prices, but I didn't know anything about Dies Groot. Until I followed the course that is. And I must say it was great to see so many like-minded people crammed together in... More
  • My First Upload

    by Anuraa30 | 26th of May, 2017

    Photography has always been a hobby. But old technology meant expense of films, processing and printing which made this hobby very expensive. But today with the new cameras, I could go back to my hobby with a vengeance. I have been clicking photos at the various places... More
  • Beihai Park

    by Angleeyes | 24th of May, 2017

    Knowing Beihai Park begins with a children's song. The name of the song called《Let us row the oars》. That's a nice song, although I'm an adult, I still remember the lyrics clearly.”The beautiful white pagoda casts its shadow, the beautiful white pagoda casts its shadow... More
  • Eurasian tree sparrow (Passer montanus)

    by Rstelmach | 24th of May, 2017

    Eurasian tree sparrow Is a small bird living very close to people (in villages and even in cities). Today, its population has decreased dramatically. This may be a problem ... the Chinese have already become aware of it in times of great famine. The Chinese leader Mao stated... More
  • Spooky!

    by Patrick57 | 23rd of May, 2017

       I uploaded this image in November and was just reviewing it when I noticed...a man or a skeleton man or ghost on the right hand side. Although the colours have been changed the pattern is the same as the original..very spooky!!! Just shows you have an image for a... More
  • When even "hopeless" photo is sold

    by Olgabugrovskaya | 23rd of May, 2017

    This picture was uploaded over a year ago. During this time it has only 7 views. I was almost sure I will never sell this image. It was even a lot of shame for this beautiful place. But I realized that I shouldn`t despair when I saw today the first sale of this photo! ... More
  • EHF European Cup 2016/17 Final

    by Ajlis | 23rd of May, 2017

    The second leg of the EHF Cup Final followed a scenario similar to the first leg. Just like a week ago in Ludwigsburg, Rostov somewhat struggled for a large part of the match, yet ultimately claimed a 25:21 victory and crowned their European season with a trophy.   ... More
  • Become exclusive user

    by Blackcat97 | 23rd of May, 2017

    Six year pass from the day join Dreamstime, from the hobby, I think about earn some money from my image, so I request Dreamstime to be an exclusive user. Today, I receive email from Dreamstime approve my request. And I'm very happy when I see my Earning increase from 21$... More

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