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  • Ellenboughn
    Slow Food

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of April, 2008

    Best sellers among food images are those of fast food dishes, especially hamburgers and fries that are used on menu boards and in the many articles about the joys AND dangers of fast food. But now there is a movement in the opposite direction called slow food. In 1989 in... More
  • Ellenboughn
    Update Business Images

    by Ellenboughn | 29th of January, 2008

    It’s a fact business images that work seldom ******** from the predictable: business teams, meetings, handshakes, office collaboration and portraits. Within these scenarios you should always try to move ahead by updating wardrobe and props as your images evolve.... More
  • Ellenboughn
    Composition

    by Ellenboughn | 12th of December, 2007

    There are some composition tricks that apply to stock photography specifically. As more and more image use migrates to the web, the old stock photo rule of leaving room for type is becoming less significant. It is becoming replaced with approaches that enhance an image’... More
  • Ellenboughn
    Global Warming

    by Ellenboughn | 11th of April, 2007

    April 22 is Earth Day. The tipping point has been reached. Politicians and corporations have joined the rest of us in sharing concern for what human activity is doing to the earth. As a consequence there is an increasing demand for images that illustrate these major issues.... More
  • Ricschmitzhoxel
    Vacation in Germany

    by Ricschmitzhoxel | 20th of September, 2016

    A few pictures from our trip to Germany in August/September 2016. Blautopf in Blaubeuren         Blautopf in Blaubeuren         Blautopf in Blaubeuren         Blautopf in Blaubeuren         Basilica in Ottobeuren  ... More
  • Anorton
    Spontaneous photography

    by Anorton | 2nd of September, 2016

    As someone who concentrates on food photography I often have to plan the foods I need for each photo shoot, such as for this fish finger image.   However sometimes it is necessary to make a spontaneous choice. On a recent visit to the local supermarket lobster was on promotion,... More
  • Anorton
    WOW what a sale

    by Anorton | 24th of August, 2016

    Like many of you, I regularly check my sales. On most occasions I read with pleasure a sale of one of my food images such as,   for $0.25, which gives me a sense of pride. Imagine my surprise and joy when I looked at my sales to see a sale of $3.75 for one of my images... More
  • Wisconsinart
    What Buyers Look For When Purchasing Images With People

    by Wisconsinart | 21st of August, 2016

    There is a multitude of needs for people images so there is no single right answer when it comes to submitting images with people. Simple things like the model looking at the camera or away can grab a sale or prevent one. Therefore, the best way to handle this topic is to... More
  • Dream111184
    What's up with Lightning?

    by Dream111184 | 11th of August, 2016

      When I was about five years old I was at home with my mom and two sisters. There was a terrible thunderstorm and the lightning was almost constant. All of us were in the living room looking out the front window watching the storm when a flash of light came out of the... More
  • Thorken
    Night tours on castle Svihov

    by Thorken | 2nd of July, 2016

    Every year at the end of the August we are performing fencing - theater performance "Night tours on castle Svihov". In three weekends we have about 50 repeats and thousands of visitors are enjoying the castle in uncommon way.    The play changes every year and is based... More
  • Lana4kask
    Farm animals, summer time

    by Lana4kask | 18th of June, 2016

    For urban dweller trip to the countryside is a great way to spend a weekend, walk in nature and take pictures. Especially beautiful in summer - green fields and meadows, rural landscape and various farm animals.   From a distance, have noticed meadow with wild flowers... More
  • Habibnawaz
    You have to be at right place at right time to take such shot

    by Habibnawaz | 6th of June, 2016

    An awesome shot taken during heavy rain when a kid fell running on a slippery ground. These kind of photos are hard to find and you have to be at right place at right time. It was very exciting to watch stormy rain and natural beauty of the village. This photo has been approved... More
  • Epicmagnagraecias
    Dobermann theme

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 5th of May, 2016

    As a pet photographer, I usually like to take significant shoots of my clients dogs. My aim is to picture the main purposes and fundamental traits of a dog breed. Today two new pics were accepted and hope they get sales soon, as they're the trademark of the true type of the... More
  • Zz3701
    Assigments images selected

    by Zz3701 | 26th of April, 2016

    I am very happy today because I received an email which told me that two of my images for the assigement "See me working" were selected. I submitted images for assigments several times, but all of them were refused for the reason that dreamstime is looking for more elaborate,... More
  • Mengtianhan
    "White Snake" - Kunqu Opera

    by Mengtianhan | 25th of April, 2016

    Legend of the White Snake is one of the most famous tales spreading out amongfolks in ancient China. There is a very famous traditional Chinese story that has a close connection to theDragon Boat Festival. Thus, it can be seen that The Legend of White Serpent has been... More
  • Melodyanne
    Co-operation from Farm Animals

    by Melodyanne | 12th of April, 2016

    One of the most important keys to getting good photos of farm animals is understanding the animal you're working with and knowing its environment. The following photo was originally taken for an assignment demonstrating ways to use up produce that would otherwise be wasted.... More
  • Photographycornwall
    Stolen images

    by Photographycornwall | 10th of April, 2016

    You may have heard of the social media sensation @FuckJerry, or perhaps not. I hadn't until I had just read a Forbes magazine interview with the man behind the FuckJerry handle, Elliot Tebele. He seemed like just another guy who is making some waves across well known social... More
  • Anorton
    Competition entry

    by Anorton | 22nd of March, 2016

    In 2015 I entered a competition for the British Ordnance Survey to provide an image for one of their new maps of the British Isles. When I first submitted my entry I checked regularly to see if there were any signs of my entry progressing, but after two months I gave up.... More
  • Apers
    Yellow Mountain: 7 additional formats in one day

    by Apers | 13th of March, 2016

    End 2014 I made a challenging trip to Yellow Mountain: bus, cable car, and a climb. The area is really spectacular, with the fog hanging between the peak-shaped mountains. I had taken my Nikon D800 and 16-35mm wide angle lens (quite a load). The pictures capture the atmosphere... More
  • Cmoulton
    Bushels and bushels of colorful veggies and Big flavor

    by Cmoulton | 4th of March, 2016

        Spring is coming to the northern hemisphere, and with it, the farmer's markets will soon return in abundance. I'm so excited to be able to go out wander the markets, and the farms, and the roadside stands in the sunshine again collecting a rainbow of tempting and... More

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