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  • Haunting and haunted locations for photography

    by Tangie | 30th of October, 2013

    We're getting closer to that spooky night of the year when they say the dead walk the earth and all sort of supernatural, spine-chilling phenomena occur. Most of you will probably grab their cameras. Experienced photostockers will always try to shoot the best of the worst... More
  • Visual cooking

    by Tangie | 15th of May, 2009

    Evolving from means of sustenance to means of indulgence, food is today considered an art committed to both feed the body and please the eye. Quality food, cuisine and gourmet are recurrent words in our vocabulary while food-related images still have a wide market areal to... More
  • Sharing the latest

    by Sunfire | 15th of February, 2017

    Hey Dreamstime fellow members I recently had an amazing session with beautiful model and talented violinist Melanie Carrasquillo, and I wanted to share the experience with you guys.   We started the shoot walking around Old San Juan (the capital city of Puerto Rico,... More
  • First Photo

    by Nusratzaman88 | 14th of February, 2017

    This is my little attempt to introduce me by selling my photos. I have posted my first photo here. I will upload more photos very soon by your response. photos .   More
  • Tips to Protect Your Photography Equipment On-The-Go

    by Rachaelmurphey | 2nd of February, 2017

    Every photographer knows you have to go to where the good shots are. Sometimes, that puts you in some conditions that are less than camera-friendly. Water, weather, dirt, falls: there’s a lot of things in the real world than can destroy an expensive camera. Getting the... More
  • Shooting Seasons

    by Amitai | 30th of January, 2017

    After a long pause in my contributions, I have finally got back to business and in previous weeks made something like 20 uploads. I am taking advantage of the winter season in Israel.   It's mostly clear and temperatures range between 15-25 celsius most of the time,... More
  • A trip to the island of Crete

    by Hellen8 | 22nd of January, 2017

    Hello! I'd like to share with you my last trip to the island of Crete. Crete is the largest and most populous of the Greek islands and the fifth-largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. I love this island. I have visited it several times already and again I come... More
  • First step to success

    by Kash007 | 12th of January, 2017

    HI guys, My first photos are out for display... Hope you would like them.  See Article
  • The Portrait of the Animal

    by Helgardas | 9th of January, 2017

    Here I want to share some simple pictures of animals on black background. I do like it, because its focus is on a part of figure isolated from natural background. Though the animal is isolated from its natural surroundings whether it be a park, a zoo or a forest, these pictures... More
  • Zhanmusi Laoshi is now on Dreamtime

    by Zhan98 | 1st of January, 2017

    I am known as Zhanmusi Laoshi. I am a photographer in China. I attempt to capture the essence of Chinese traditional beauty as well as the juxtoposition of modern China with traditional cultural values. In my work you can discover the many sides of oriental culture and deep... More
  • My First 100 images

    by ShorelineUK | 31st of December, 2016

      So I have reached 100 images, well 109 actually, and so far 1 sale, in just 6 weeks here on Dreamstime. And so a new year starts tomorrow and with it a new determination to take more varied and unique images as well as standard stock images. My Photography background... More
  • a New Year and a new set of goals

    by Phoenixci | 31st of December, 2016

    In late 2015 I started working for a cultural Webzine as an event photographer, this took me to some very nice venues. From movie premiere red carpets to music festival and Cons. The deadline to provide images is so tight that I have for the last year been rarely uploading... More
  • A picture of a fox... or some general thoughts on vision.

    by Helgardas | 28th of December, 2016

    Being in a forest and mostly with a photo camera, I have felt many times over that it was not I who was looking at the surroundings while my expectations to see a wild animal had fulfilled. On certain days before seeing an animal, I felt that it was rather the unseen animals... More
  • Finaly reached 100 approved images - 26 Sales

    by Habibnawaz | 22nd of December, 2016

    I started uploading picture few years ago and in couple of months I was able to upload 32 images. Then I could not give much time to Dreamstime but continued shooting for couple of years. Those few images then started selling and again I started to upload. Finally got 100... More
  • Tips for Capturing Great Photos in Your Own Backyard

    by Jruffa | 20th of December, 2016

    We’ve all been there- you’re going on a big trip to an exciting destination and you want to make sure you come back with some amazing photographs to document your trip and the locations you visited. However, despite your best intentions (and ambitions!), the reality... More
  • Facebook and photography

    by Romeocharly | 8th of December, 2016

    FaceBook is also literally BURST in Italy, with many visitors a day, although it is completely different from the search engines, and to some extent also from other social networks. So many people are wondering how Earning using FareBook, and while I think it is possible... More
  • And now just for fun..

    by Physi28 | 1st of December, 2016

    I have been an exclusive contributor at DT since 2010 and there have been many ups and downs, after the first difficulties and the unavoidable learning process my acceptance ratio increased to over 80% and it seemed that slowly but steadily, as the sales and also the revenue... More
  • Most precious photograph

    by Valalolo | 30th of November, 2016

      What is your most precious photo, the one you value the most from your own photos? It might be anything. From nature to the commercial stuff, anything that is close to your heart. This is the area I always bump into when I try to sell my photos. I spend a lot of time... More
  • My Brov.

    by Pamjreynolds | 26th of November, 2016

    Hello This post is to say thank you to the folks that commented on a previous blog of mine about me donating some of my earnings from Dreamstime to a Cancer Charity. This to me is more important than ever, after losing my brother nearly four weeks ago to Cancer. I know... More
  • Six years contributor on DT

    by Hellen8 | 18th of November, 2016

    Six years contributor on DT Exactly six years ago, I registered and sent a few photos for approval. Can you imagine how happy I was, after acceptance? ... Great! I gradually sent more and more photos. After accepting 50 pictures, I became the exclusive photographer... More

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