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  • Going Negative

    by Ellenboughn | 12th of August, 2008

    Much is being made in the current U.S. presidential race about ads and emails that disparage the candidates with the use of innuendo and false accusations. The polls show that most Americans are opposed to such ads. In general, negative claims or images are not effective... More
  • Stuff Happens

    by Ellenboughn | 25th of June, 2008

    What does leaving my wallet at the bookstore yesterday, a flashing warning light on the car dashboard as I pulled out to drive back to the bookstore and an error in posting a payment to a bill have to do with stock photography? Typical everyday annoyances and frustrations... More
  • The Eyes Have It

    by Ellenboughn | 26th of March, 2008

    Facial expressions and body language can either make or break a photo. Again and again we see images that would be successful if only there was emotion in the image instead of a subject with a bored look or a blank stare. How can you get your models more engaged with your... More
  • Dreamstime and CEPIC

    by Ellenboughn | 11th of June, 2007

    The Dreamstime Team is in Florence, Italy for the annual CEPIC (Coordination of European Picture Agencies) Congress. Serban Enache, Dragos Jianu and I were among the 900 delegates from 500 companies from 50 countries to attend the four day Congress. We met in a truly... 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
  • My lovely pets or cat story

    by Lana4kask | 16th of January, 2017

    My family and I are very fond of animals and now in our house quite harmoniously coexist dog and cat. The cat appeared in our home about a year ago, we took a very small kitten.   And we started to notice sometimes that the cat learned a lot from our adult Shepherd.... More
  • Newer in 6 years

    by Physi28 | 11th of January, 2017

    After quite some posts in the message boards section discussing the sales situation here for us contributors and many of us considering that the saturation of contributed material to microstock could be among other reasons the cause for the difficulty to achieve satisfactory... More
  • Heavy snow in Bucharest

    by Generalul2015 | 11th of January, 2017

    For street photography enthusiasts,Bucharest, Romania's capital has become a perfect place for photo,new slogan for town is ,,Come out from snow,, because all city surface is coated in a blanket of snow. For new more pictures from Bucharest click this link.     ... More
  • New Wishes for 2017

    by Sylvaindeutsch | 2nd of January, 2017

    Hey everyone, I wish to the Members, Buyers, Sellers, Clients, Dreamstime's Team, and all the Visitors a very very very very Happy New Year. Full of Love, Health, Success, Money and Sales, ahahah. And especially everything each one deserve or wishes :) Some of... 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
  • It's Christmas Eve!

    by Generalul2015 | 24th of December, 2016

    Hello friends !!! It's Chrismas Eve,are you ready for gifts??? I'm back with new fresh article for you and this time will leave you to guess who is. Yes, you guessed is Santa Claus and inform you that it is not in Lapland I just gave him at his residence from Bucharest... More
  • History of Dresden

    by Fjarabica | 18th of December, 2016

    Dresden is the capital city and after Leipzig the second-largest city of the Free State of Saxony in Germany. It is situated in a valley on the River Elbe, near the border with the Czech Republic.   Dresden has a long history as the capital and royal residence for... More
  • Taking Photos of Your Food in a Restaurant

    by Shootalot | 14th of December, 2016

    Many of us have dined at a good restaurant and have wondered-should I take a photo of my meal? Obviously the result will not be as nice is having pro lighting equipment, tripod and a professional camera system. However there are solutions to this problem. Generally speaking... More
  • What’s up with Two Thousand Year Old Trees?

    by Dream111184 | 11th of December, 2016

    I heard a story about a guy who hired a drag line operator to dig out a pond on his property. The operator was digging for about three hours and was down about twenty five feet into the earth when he hit something big. He kept on digging and removed the dirt from the side... More
  • 1,000 images online!

    by Dianabahrin | 20th of November, 2016

      Hello, I write this blog post with great joy, announcing that my portfolio has finally reached 1000 images. Six years ago, when I started submitting images on Dreamstime, I had such a difficult time getting my images approved and having even 40 online was a very big... More
  • I have 9 new assignment pictures this month

    by Maocheng | 1st of November, 2016

    I usually like to take pictures of various minorities in China. Luckily, this month I have 9 photos finalists. Thank you website editor for encouragement. My image usually is adobe rgb format. Because participating in monthly tournament, so this pictures are srgb format.... More
  • Autumn impressions and colors

    by Gibizet | 1st of November, 2016

    Already on November 1, already half of this fall and the leaves beginning to fall, to yellow, funny season.    In addition no mushrooms or else of that I do not know    Well .. It remains that late, autumn is a great season for photography      ... More
  • Unusual sculptures in different parts of the world

    by Yana28 | 24th of October, 2016

       Sculpture of a golden cat on a windowsill, sculpture created in honor of the heating system. city Samara, Russia    The sculpture L'Ecoute, Listening. Paris France, Paris, the sculpture by the artist Henri de Miller on the Place Rene Cassin. Head in Hand Sculpture... More
  • Autumn Norwegian landscapes

    by Mariuszks | 21st of October, 2016

    Autumn Norwegian landscapes https://www.dreamstime.com/autumn-norwegian-landscapes-rcollection26619-resi8443929       Autumn Norwegian landscapes https://www.dreamstime.com/autumn-norwegian-landscapes-rcollection26619-resi8443929 More
  • Just reached 200!

    by Mantvydasd | 6th of October, 2016

    Today I reached 200 of accepted photos to dreamstime with 42 sales. This is nice numbers and my next target is 300 of accepted photos. Hope to reach it soon! Here you can see my last accepted photo of autumn colored landscape. What do you think, is there a chance to sell... More

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