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  • 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
  • Four Steps to Taking Great Photos of Stars and the Milky Way

    by GWHughes | 12th of September, 2017

    There are some great opportunities, and challenges, in photographing the night sky. This is especially true if you want to include the Milky Way as in this photo below. Here are four steps to make it easier for you. 1. Plan the location. You are looking for the darkest... More
  • Excellent Starting with Dreamstime

    by Shahvet | 10th of August, 2017

    Hi Friends I have just started my work with dreamstime. I am crazy for photography experience. Dreamstime helped myself becoming my dreams true. I took the first shot of a flower on a roadside greenbelt. That photo was accepted. After that i was so excited to make... More
  • A few of my Sunrise/Sunset images

    by Kennsharp53 | 14th of July, 2017

    Like -Muhlis Gürsoy- I like to take Sunrise and Sunset photo,s. For some of mine I have gone out 4:30 in the morning to try to get a good shot or hauled myself and camera's and tripod up a hill for a shot. I hope you like some of my images.        More
  • My Sunset / Sunrise Collection

    by Mgphotostock | 14th of July, 2017

    Hello everyone! This is my new collection. Do you like sunset / sunrise photos? If you want to look some photos on collection, here we go!   (Sunset on Pamukkale (Hierapolis) - Denizli, Turkey. Taken on Spring 2017)   (Sunset on "Strait of Malakka" from Pantai... 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
  • Torrey Pines State Park

    by Humorousking207 | 20th of June, 2017

    So beautiful, especially at Sunset. The hiking is so much joyful with the view of Pacific Ocean and the sunset. There are lots of Sunflowers blooming during spring time. Torrey Pines State Park bring happiness to people who live in San Diego. Torrey Pines State Park through... More
  • Sunset pictures: nice orange backlight of clouds

    by Apers | 10th of June, 2017

    The colourful sky is one of the most fascinating scenes to take a picture of. Quite often people start to shoot too early, resulting in a very dominating orange ball called the sun. I prefer to start when the sun is almost disappearing behind the horizon. Then the sky and... More
  • My first picture sold

    by Robdun66 | 25th of May, 2017

    Alright sold my first picture, of a sunset   See Article
  • Sunset on the Shanghai Skyline

    by Astormfr | 25th of May, 2017

    What an experience! As a European citizen I was lucky enougth to spend, during a business trip, two days in Shanghai. The first thing I did what enjoying a beautiful sunset on the amazing Shanghai skyline from the famous Bund.    There you are like in front... More
  • Emoticon set. My First Upload

    by 1202maulana | 19th of May, 2017

    >The first time I joined the dreamstime, and not many portfolios that I have. My feelings are mixed in accordance with the work I uploaded this. Hopefully I can survive, spirit, work and work with passion.   See Article
  • The Most Insane Film Sets of All Time

    by Assignments | 10th of April, 2017

    Film sets are a health and safety inspector’s nightmare. They are often built as quickly as possible, with potentially dangerous stunts going on and lots of things happening in the area constantly, leading to unpredictable situations. However, the examples we have chosen... More
  • Photographing the California Coastline

    by Debratos | 5th of April, 2017

    Since moving to California seven years ago it has been my mission to visit as much of the coastline as possible. “Every weekend’s a vacation!” My love for the beach, the ocean, the birds and fish that live there, the flowers and plants that grow there, and the sun... More
  • Low exposure

    by Humorousking207 | 9th of February, 2017

    I am recently feeling a little bit frustrated by the extremely low exposure of my photos (Portfolio exposure:0.05%; Database exposure:0.01%). I have 261 photos so far and have been here fore a little more than one year. However, I have only two sales. Luckily, the... More
  • Photo selected

    by TheSlowWalkers | 21st of January, 2017

      I've had a message from DT to say that this photos was selected to be added to their "Dusk and Dawn" collection and that I should shout about it. As I don't use facebook, twitter etc, I thought at least I could tell you all about it here. I haven't been with DT very... More
  • Magical evening clouds in our village

    by Habibnawaz | 13th of December, 2016

    I'm not very good at sunset/sunrise photography. Like most of the DT members here I'm still learning. I was in my village for the weekend and saw the formation and colors of clouds. I never saw such a beautiful and magical sunset live before. I quickly grabbed my camera and... More
  • White balance

    by Moravaldes | 11th of September, 2016

        "the magic hour or blue hour" , it's just a matter of knowing how to properly manipulate the white balance of the camera (wb), with the option (K) kelvin settings in manual mode. in most of the cameras this setting may be graduated from 2500K to 10000k; without... More
  • Nearly 500 online

    by Ajlis | 28th of August, 2016

    Despite the fact that Dreamstime is a hobby for me, here online almost 500 works.   See Article
  • Sunrice in Folehavna Norway

    by Hegelill | 28th of June, 2016

        These one is taken in Sandefjord, Norway. It`s an old military site, With a bunker in the area. It`s a famous Place to take a walk. See Article

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