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  • Shots That Take Off. Shooting Air Travel

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of April, 2007

    In the next two months I'll be traveling across the US more than once, going to Alaska and to several destinations in Europe. Travel destination images are plentiful but what about images of travel itself?... More
  • Beauty and the beast - a story about waves

    by Malinash | 19th of June, 2017

    When oceans want to show off, they make some waves. Literally. Waves are the arches that the sea is forming after a storm, splashing onto the shore in a great white foam. They are surfer's best companion, and they are also the nature's fury. We've selected... More
  • Trying some shots without post-production -Think out of box

    by Suyothamiy | 10th of June, 2017

    Hey Everyone, who are experts and passionate about photography. To introduce myself ,I'm an amateur in this photography field.But I have a lot of passion towards the photography. Well mostly I do not do any post production.Well I just want to try and get the shot of natures... More
  • 1600 sales for 160 upload

    by Sylvaindeutsch | 20th of February, 2017

    Hello :) I just would like to share that i've reached today 1600 sales for 160 uploads.... It's 10 time the amount :) I'm especially proud of it! I think it demonstrate it is not about how much you upload but what !!! I hope it goes further this way :) thanks to dreamstime... More
  • 150 images approved last month

    by Habibnawaz | 11th of January, 2017

    Last month 150 of my images were approved. Sales were slow during past couple of months. Got only one sale this month. Just waiting for images to be indexed in DT and Google Search Engine. I was expecting Salt Tiles and Lamps images to get sales quickly.       ... More
  • Woman and Recreation

    by Fjarabica | 3rd of January, 2017

    With a friend, we decided to shoot some of the footage. That would look sexy but not too exposed slightly irritant but still decent. Thus arose two great shots stored differently, we decided to publish. For a touch of black and white photos that look like retro although there... More
  • 5 Secrets to Producing the Perfect Hero Image

    by Smokinggun7 | 7th of December, 2016

           Uncover the 5 essential elements that every photo or illustration must have to get cast in the lead role of "hero image" on a website. As I was downloading an image for one of my niche websites, Dreamstime prompted me to answer the question,... More
  • Some shots of my last trip in Brittany

    by Dolby1985 | 19th of August, 2016

       Hello DTmers, I know some of you likes my pictures because they're not so "conventional" I try to include people or have shots from weird places/locations with my fisheye lens. I've uploaded few pictures of my recent trip in Brittany (France) and the one below... More
  • 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
  • Photo composition - the thoughts that went into taking a snapshot

    by Hstovring | 18th of February, 2016

    What makes a photo intriguing and memorable? When you are starting out to create photos for sale, such as here on Dreamstime, it is tempting to think that the motive is all that matters: You think a city is worth travelling to and therefore you go and take pictures of the... More
  • Layered versions of illustrations .AI or .PSD files.

    by Davidhowse | 9th of August, 2015

    I'm a couple days away from 2000 downloads so first, I want to say Thank You to all the great photographers and artists on Dreamstime. As a Marketer this resourse saves me a lot of time and money. My lastest download went online last night on my client Q Haute cuisine'... More
  • 7 Tips for Taking Better Sports Action Shots

    by Designroast | 16th of July, 2015

    Mastering sports photography and action shots in general can be a frustrating task. With moving targets, sometimes less-than-ideal lighting conditions, and money shots that only last for a split second before they disappear, action photography is really challenging. Here... More
  • How to see many shots have your camera with Photoshop...

    by FabioConcetta | 22nd of March, 2015

    Hi everyone, in this very short but useful tutorial, you can see how many shots you have made with your camera. Let's start: Open Photoshop and load the last image you shot or still one of the latest. Now go to File> infofile. From the menu"Description" you have to go with... More
  • Unexpected shot

    by Heathse | 13th of November, 2014

    We must have all had that moment when we kick ourselves for not having a camera with us, or not been quick enough to catch that memorable moment. I remember being in the park with my husband who was casually feeding the squirrels, when one of the delightful creatures grabbed... More
  • Shooting to get it the first time

    by Circed | 22nd of October, 2014

    Portfolio Circe Denyer  Shooting for Dreamstime has given my photography focus. Literally. The goal I have is to shoot with the end in mind. No cropping, no Photoshop, the right shot in the "can". This required me to study the mistakes I made and correct as I went along.... More
  • Top Tips For Creating Best Selling Images

    by Edosaodaro | 13th of October, 2014

    I have often asked myself this question...         Is the answer; People; Exotic Locations; Rare Images; Concepts; Editorials; Landscapes; Strange Objects; etc?         Well, I can certainly confirm that my experience thus far (especially... More
  • Snapshots. Moments of life caught on the run

    by Malinash | 5th of June, 2014

    When it comes to photography, I can't tell you much about exposure, F stops, ISO and other words which sound like gibberish to me, but I can tell you what I like to see and I have a crush on: those images taken on impulse, with no planning, no “say cheese”, no organized... More
  • My First Assignment Work Accepted

    by Yorgy67 | 7th of March, 2014

    I believe, I got it accepted, because road and travelling are deep in my soul. I live and breathe it. Here is my first, ever accepted assignment shot. I dedicate this small achievement to my beloved wife (on the picture), who fully shares my love to the world of Photography!... More
  • Your friends' mobiles carry your next referral sale!

    by Achilles | 10th of October, 2013

    I'm looking at our Mobile photos category where we've added all images shot with a smartphone - feel free to browse it yourselves: Mobile phone shots It looks like these photos are getting better and better. Processed, pixelred, eyeemed, instagrammed or straight from... More
  • Isolate while shooting!

    by Ilposeidone | 9th of October, 2012

    hi my friends I was thinkin' about my last images, some isolated pictures of different things and subjects I've taken to test my new lighting equipment. I've realized that i have not processed them with photoshop beacuse they don't need it... i've tried two simple tricks... More

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