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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
  • Art and Photography

    by Lightpro | 17th of October, 2017

    A recent conversation with a photographic colleague brought up an interesting topic. What do you see as art in your photography? My answer was everything. How did I come to this conclusion? The photography medium has been described as documentary, but I beg to differ.... More
  • Select your face

    by NeyMevlevi | 16th of September, 2017

      Body language is one of a kind of non verbal communication (don't use the words) but using the body for example, by using facial expressions. Facial expression is one of the types of body language so that facial expression itself can be interpreted as a form of nonverbal... More
  • Trekking in the wild forest

    by Dliapiara | 10th of September, 2017

    I really love nature and often go far from the city and for a few days I go into the forest. Now it's time to mushroom and migrate snakes for hibernation, and the season of forest berries has also started. This beauty is often found along the route and leaves no one... More
  • Sneaky forest trips

    by Jaquiht | 23rd of August, 2017

    Today is my husband’s birthday. As we are lucky enough to live close to the New Forest, an obvious way to celebrate a summer birthday is to go for lunch at one of the many pleasing hostelries there, followed by a stroll in the sunshine, and finishing up with a cream tea... More
  • Check your vision

    by Vectordivider | 31st of July, 2017

    Some people cannot see any movement on optical illusions pictures. Scientists explain this phenomenon by different psychological states of observers. Please look at this image   And respond, do you see movement? According to statements of the psychologists more... More
  • British Columbia wildfires 45,000 people are evacuees july 2017

    by Project007 | 26th of July, 2017

    Do you think you got what it takes to take pictures of the fire? So far 327,000 hectares of fire has been reported across British Columbia in Canada. This translates into 155 active fires going on at one time. It is very difficult to get pictures of the blazes itself because... More
  • Environmental photos

    by Jimmytst | 19th of July, 2017

    Today, I am going to talk about photos that carry environmental themes such as pollution, deforestation, soil erosion and so on. I have come across many aesthetically beautiful photos in Dreamstime, such as scenic landscapes and so on. But how about photos that are not... More
  • First pictures

    by Verosalatin | 16th of July, 2017

    Hello, I just arrived to Dreamstime. There are my first pictures. I tried a selection based on diversity, but I still don´t know much about preferences of the page and people. So I appreciate your tips.         More
  • New ideas for textures and backgrounds

    by Sharkiboy73 | 15th of July, 2017

    Hi everyone, I was thinking about some new ideas for backgrounds and textures, but also about images that can easily be incorporated into websites and magazines, and eve commercials. This time I took a more minimalistic approach, even artistic, to create those images.... More
  • Wonderful flowers of bilberry berry.

    by Dliapiara | 3rd of July, 2017

      I live in Karelia. This place is very rich in its forests and natural resources, as well as berries from which one of the most delicious and beautiful is the cowberry. It grows very small and imperceptible bushes, if they can be called so. There is a lot of color on it... More
  • Photo of a white flower on a stone.

    by Dliapiara | 30th of June, 2017

      Photo of a white flower on a stone. As for me, a very good background turned out, the flower itself is very small and grows very much in our forests. Do not find that it is a bit like a lily and it makes it even more attractive. The idea of the photo came quite spontaneously... More
  • Crossing 50 images with macro images

    by Sharkiboy73 | 29th of June, 2017

    Hello guys, How are you? 52 images are not much. I know that, but it's a start. Hopefully I will be able to upload more in a short time since I'm aware of the quantity factor here. I'm sure everybody are trying hard to upload their best images, and I know it takes time... More
  • Amateur going professional

    by Stenmarkmikael | 28th of June, 2017

    After have been an amateur photographer since I was 15, that is more than 30 years, I now have started my own photographer firm. Mostly I am doning portrait work such as weddings, business portraits and family portraits, but also I am selling good quality pictures in such... More
  • And The Results! (Assignment)

    by Mgphotostock | 27th of June, 2017

    Hello! And the results announced! Congratulations to everyone! Winners of the "Earth Calling" assignment; 1. Samrat35 with the "Drought & Rainwater" picture   2. kuzmichstudio with the "Factories at night, the silhouettes of the pipe producing a noxi" picture... More
  • Congratulations to Everyone in the Assignment

    by Mgphotostock | 20th of June, 2017

    Hello everybody, I was discovered the assignment section a few days ago. And then I noticed the assignments in Contributors Area. Wow, what is this? A many nice photos is in here. My favorite photos :                 I congrats to who on... More

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