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  • A Day in the Life of Photojournalist

    by Belatormedia | 5th of October, 2016

    My first official assignment as a freelance photojournalist (June 26th, 2016) began fairly calmly--on a nice, Sunday morning--simply shooting photos of a rally and counter-protest at the California State Capitol Building, in Sacramento. The sky was clear and there was... More
  • 200 Uploads and Counting

    by Sandrafoyt | 4th of October, 2016

    It took me six months to upload the last 100 photos, and not for a lack of images. I have thousands of photos taken in the last five years; at least some of them are good stock material. But the only way that those photos will get on Dreamstime is to consistently upload.... More
  • Autumn and Winter

    by Luisfgil | 3rd of October, 2016

    Autumn and winter are almost arriving. We need to be prepared. Of course we can do great photos of orange and brown leaves or patterns of snow.   But the issue is other: avoid sadness and depression caused by the lack of light and the weather. Buy some colorful... More
  • SCF Black Sea Tall Ships Regatta

    by Lana4kask | 1st of October, 2016

    These days in Varna, Bulgaria, completed grand regatta. A few photos of sailing ships during the stay in the sea port of Sochi, Russia.     It was a great celebration for our city, everyone could walk on the deck of any sailing ship, there are guided tours.   Unfortunately... More
  • 500 Uploads

    by Apers | 1st of October, 2016

    This week I reached a total of 500 uploads. I am extremely proud of that. As an amateur photographer it is very rewarding to meet the high quality criteria of a professional organization like Dreamstime. It is rewarding to get your pictures accepted and even more rewarding... More
  • Gardens by the Bay Singapore

    by Gavinp101 | 30th of September, 2016

    Wow back from a holiday to Singapore. So much on such a small Island. Impressed with the modern designs construction colour ideas and people. 5 stars for the Gardens by the Bay Truly inspiring. Loved it      More
  • More hard to find photos worldwide

    by Rjlerich | 30th of September, 2016

    Just back again from a six country adventure with plenty of photos to add to my portfolio. Countries being added now: Sweden, Norway, Lithuania, Greece, Bulgaria, Scotland and more from Big Corn Island, Nicaragua. Lucky that I enjoy what I do!      More
  • Cat resting

    by Harakternik | 30th of September, 2016

    cat is resting after the hunt.   cat willingly posing for me resting after a heavy night hunting See Article
  • The rule of thirds, seen by a french guy

    by Egoprod | 30th of September, 2016

    You already know about theese three components that are opening, shutter speed and ISO sensitivity. But it's othing without composition? The composition is actually how you arrange the elements of the scene being shot. Including moving yourself or moving objects. It is... More
  • What's up with Cuckoo Clocks?

    by Dream111184 | 29th of September, 2016

    When I was growing up, we had a coo cuckoo clock that was given to my family from my mom’s aunt. The clock hadn’t worked for years but we just left it hanging on the wall because it looked nice. It hung on a wall downstairs by the fireplace. One cold winter night my family... More
  • My firts image for assignment approved

    by Felzum | 28th of September, 2016

    Hi I wanna share my hapiness for my first image accepted for a Dreamstime contest, was a hard work, Best wishes and good sales   See Article
  • Using a smaller camera, and using it often.

    by Doubleclick7 | 28th of September, 2016

    It’s been over a year since my last blog post, so I guess it’s time. I’ve continued to take my camera most everywhere I go - a small, quality point and shoot fits nicely in my purse. (I use the Panasonic DMC-LX3.) Shopping? Snap a photo. Traveling? Catch that scenery!... More
  • Fifty photos uploaded

    by Cloverpatch | 26th of September, 2016

    The adventure continues! Today my 50th photo was uploaded and it happens to be a photo of my favorite subject: Clouds. The photo below was taken when a storm was approaching our area. The clouds which formed were a more uncommon type called "undulatus asperatus."  ... More
  • Hurrah!

    by Kamell | 26th of September, 2016

    Hurrah . I sold my 1500 + photos. 1499   1500  1501  See Article
  • Basic Tips for Photographing Waterfalls and Water

    by Jruffa | 26th of September, 2016

    Over the years, I have found that I tend to gravitate towards photographing waterfalls and moving water. As someone who enjoys the outdoors, not only are these types of locations thoroughly enjoyable to visit, but, from a photographer’s point of view, there is a wide range... More
  • Macro

    by Ajlis | 25th of September, 2016

  • Need Advice...

    by Patilustra | 24th of September, 2016

    Hello to everyone that reads this words, I hope you guys are having a great weekend and that you are having fun the best way... taking photos ;) I have been training to become a better photographer every time I use my camera, but sometimes I feel that maybe because of... More
  • Be creative when choosing background images

    by Sandro11 | 23rd of September, 2016

    A typical request by my clients is to remove backgrounds from images and replace them with stock photos. Usually, the client has an idea of what they’d like that new background to look like. Even so, I like to explore alternate backgrounds because sometimes they have a... More
  • My story

    by Joezachs | 23rd of September, 2016

    Had been to Andaman and Nicobar islands recently. Clean air and clean beach are the main highlights of the place. Saw this tree stump on one of the beaches and was wondering how old this could be.    Visiting the Samudrika Naval Marine Museum was an afterthought and... More
  • 10 years of Stock Photography

    by Thefinalmiracle | 23rd of September, 2016

    It seems like yesterday but its been 10 years since I got my first digital camera Canon Powershot A320. A 3.2 mexapixel camera that opened the world of stock photography for me. I was a hobbyist and was happy with my Nikon SLR till I understood the potential of digital photography... More

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