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  • Not Just a Pretty Face

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of March, 2007

    Facial expressions send strong messages about what an image is trying to say...what the image is about. Unfortunately, a model's lack of expression can sometimes cause the photo to say next to nothing. One expression to avoid is the pouty-pouty runway model blank look that... More
  • Wild Models

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of March, 2007

    Yesterday I found myself on a long pier stretching far out into the Atlantic Ocean. An aggressive group of large pelicans were hanging around the end of the pier to snatch leftover fresh bait. These birds... More
  • A Sense of Place (Part II)

    by Ellenboughn | 28th of February, 2007

    Before you arrive in a new location, do research. Looking at map is not enough. Nor are guidebooks necessary the only printed form of information at your fingertips. Get a compass so that you will be able to anticipate how the light will be at different times in the day in... More
  • 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
  • The Stories Behind My Three Most Popular Images

    by Penpossessed | 26th of June, 2017

    My three most popular images - based on views - probably don't have a ton of views or likes in comparison to some of the more established, well downloaded images you can find on this site. Some of the photos here absolutely blow me away, and make me want to find great... More
  • The One & Only Thing A Good Photographer Must Remember

    by Penpossessed | 26th of June, 2017

    I wouldn't say that I'm a professional photographer (yet). I'm still an amateur working their way up towards being a professional, because it's what I love to do. There is one vital tip, however, that I can impart upon everyone. It doesn'... More
  • First sale and a little story behind the image

    by TheSlowWalkers | 22nd of June, 2017

       Well, looking online this morning I saw that someone has bought one of my photos, which was a great surprise. Of course I'm very happy about this, very happy indeed. The photo was taken quite recently and was taken as we were on a walk around a small Spanish village... More
  • Building Roots In Europe

    by Briewithjam | 22nd of June, 2017

    A passionate traveller, lover of photography, history and genealogy. Living in Europe after a year in Costa Rica. Relocated to France in the fall of 2015 to fuel a passion for World History. Capturing images from some of the most unexpected places of this beautiful planet... More
  • National Camera Day! (And Every First in Photography)

    by Muhlisgursoy | 21st of June, 2017

    Do you know about National Camera Day in every 29th June? Hi everyone! I’m Muhlis again. Do you know about (National) Camera Day is coming on this 29th June?      Every First in Photography First Camera and First Photo The first photo is taken... More
  • Photos that stand out.

    by TheSlowWalkers | 21st of June, 2017

    Being fairly new to photography, I look at a great many photos of on Dreamstime, to try and learn from different people, some of them also beginners but also those that have thousands of uploads (and downloads too) Sometimes, I'll see a photo and it immediately say's "... More
  • Panorama Photos of Landscapes

    by Muhlisgursoy | 20th of June, 2017

    Hi everyone, I'm Muhlis again. Today I want to share to you about my panorama photos. Do you know what's panorama photo? Many people is knowing what is panorama photo but you may don't know. Panorama photo is a component of a few photos from a place. Photos are taken between... More
  • Pamukkale and Turkey

    by Muhlisgursoy | 16th of June, 2017

    Hello everyone, I just crossed 20 photos (all exclusive) a few days ago with landscape photos (like sunset on Pamukkale), plant photos (flowers for example) and some editorial photos. I love Pamukkale because I'm sitting in the same city. Pamukkale is in Denizli, Turkey.... More
  • A trip to Vietnam

    by Spike28742 | 15th of June, 2017

    Hello everyone, I was very lucky to find the time and experience the beauty of Vietnam. Everywhere you look in Vietnam is so photogenic and I found myself immersed and could not help taking some beautiful and interesting shots. I totally recommended to everyone to pay... More
  • Why I'm Obsessed With Abandoned Places

    by Penpossessed | 14th of June, 2017

    From an early age I had this strange obsession with buildings, and items that had been abandoned by humankind. The more old and overgrown by nature these items were, the more fascinating they became for me. It wasn't until recently that I began to piece the reasoning behind... More
  • Freshening up your online files

    by TheSlowWalkers | 13th of June, 2017

        I was editing one of my online files the other day because I'd thought of a better way to describe the photograph. I then went back and had a look at the first few photos I'd submitted and opened edit for each one. All of them had something that I then changed,... More
  • 3d Manipulation, edit pictures and more

    by Axylexu | 12th of June, 2017

    Good day Dt. Today I want to talk to you about a subject we all hit. Editing photos after I downloaded them in PC / Laptop. From the age of 14 I have heard of the renowned Photoshop program. Today I think it's the most complex photo editing program. At first I was playing... More
  • I love photography

    by Fjarabica | 7th of June, 2017

    Photographs love the freedom, we can go to school and you can have some. You can take pictures of nature, you can take pictures of people. Contributing to dremstime gives you free choice and choosing what you want to take. Last days during my short holiday I decided to get... More
  • Night photography.

    by TheSlowWalkers | 3rd of June, 2017

        Not my photo and not quite what I had in mind but on with the blog. I'd seen a few articles about night photography, the stars, milky way etc but another article caught my eye and it had photographs of American towns at night. http://www.bbc.com/news/in-pictures-... More

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