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  • A Good Stock Image is an Incomplete One...

    by Ellenboughn | 17th of February, 2007

    A pioneer in the stock business once said, "A good stock photo is an incomplete photo". That doesn't make sense, does it? Shouldn't a great stock photo simply be a great photo? Sometimes, yes. But think about one of the reasons stock photos sell and the unfinished... More
  • Autumn Norwegian landscapes

    by Mariuszks | 21st of October, 2016

    Autumn Norwegian landscapes       Autumn Norwegian landscapes More
  • Beginner

    by Patrick57 | 21st of October, 2016

    Although I joined in 2015 my camera wasn't really up to the task of taking quality pictures. So I purchased a Sony ILCE 6000 and I'm pleased with the results despite not understanding every setting. I have an acceptance rate around 59% which I hope to improve on as I get... More
  • How my dog photography has grown in quality with Dreamstime

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 21st of August, 2016

    Hi everyone, since I am a Dreamstimer I submitted a lot of my dog photography with tips on how to take decent shots on non cooperative models such as dogs... and I have to say, each refusal note was teaching me to perform better shots me too...   This was one of my... More
  • Hello Dreamstime - I'm here to learn and earn

    by Seanmccammon | 6th of August, 2016

    I just wanted to say hi everyone. I'm quite new to this whole stock photo thing but I'm looking to hit it running. I've always enjoyed taking photos; one of my proud moments was buying my first 35mm SLR. Not log after that; in the late 90's; I got my first digital camera,... More
  • St. Helena Island National Park Australia

    by Victordiola | 22nd of July, 2016

    As the school holidays started the third here in Australia, my family and I visited one of the historic places here in Queensland. The place is the St Helena National Park in Brisbane. St Helena Island is a heritage-listed island in Queensland in Australia. Originally... More
  • Finally I've reached the 500 milestone after all these years

    by Szebas | 4th of July, 2016

    I could have done more from the start, but along the years I've tried to make my port as varied as possible and it took me more than it should have to finally reach the 503 uploaded images mark. I could blame it on full time work but that would be just an excuse for my... More
  • Sunset dance in To Vo gate, Ly Son, Vietnam

    by Chuotnhatdesigner | 9th of May, 2016

    I have just experienced a wonderful trip in Ly Son island – an island was dubbed as Maldives in Vietnam. My advice to any people who haven’t ever came here is really to arrange time to visit here at least. Ly Son island is beautiful to the level that my eyes can’t close... More
  • Goal no. 2! And approval rate increases...

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 22nd of April, 2016

      My second Goal with this image: the n. 10 in my portfolio. After I realized and learnt how to take approvable photos, I also decided to upload only exclusive images in DT. I find Dreamstime gives a chance to new photographers in a perfect way. They are attentive and care... More
  • Hands

    by Olena1 | 26th of March, 2016

    What I glance at when meeting any person first time are his or her hands. I know that the eyes are the windows to the soul and I look at people faces, indeed. But people could wear glasses and their real feelings could be hidden by mimic masks or make-up whereas people hands... More
  • Go back to start

    by Bartdierickx | 8th of February, 2016

    Dear Dreamstime contributors and designers, It's been a while since I wrote a blog. Everything in my life crumbled apart piece by piece during 2015: April 2015 I dislocated and broke both of my shoulder simultaneous during powerlifting (one of my passions). This meant... More
  • Season's Greetings

    by Apers | 25th of December, 2015

    First of all, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all members of the Dreamstime community, and especially to the people that make Dreamstime possible. It looks like in the Netherlands we are heading for an all-time high average temperature in December. Some plants are... More
  • Personal record picture sell after 2 days and 97 uploads

    by Jonathanfett | 22nd of October, 2015

      only two days Yoohooo!!!! some of my personal favorites       See Article
  • Autumn

    by Adammeadows12 | 21st of October, 2015

    Autumn is a great time of year to get up and start shooting. I for one enjoy going out and taking photos on any occasion but autumn is one of my favorite because you can take so many pictures of the colorful leaves and they all are so different in so many ways although its... More
  • Important Tips for Newbies to minimize Rejections!

    by Videokate | 29th of September, 2015

    Hi there. I had to learn the hard way with under 50% approval... So i would like to help YOU to get started BETTER! Problem: Dreamstime don't accepts single Web Graphic Buttons Solution: Group your buttons and banners to 2 or more in one picture Problem: Car's and... More
  • Four Seasons of Japan

    by Shubhashish5 | 13th of July, 2015

    Japan, with this word the first thing which comes in one’s mind is an ever working, crowded & technologically advanced nation. But this country also has a diverse & unique natural habitat. Japan has four distinct seasons & people take great care to preserve & cherish... More
  • My Son Sanctuary - UNESCO World Heritage Centre

    by Chuotnhatdesigner | 12th of July, 2015

    Between the 4th and 13th centuries a unique culture which owed its spiritual origins to Indian Hinduism developed on the coast of contemporary Viet Nam. This is graphically illustrated by the remains of a series of impressive tower-temples located in a dramatic site that... More
  • Developing Your Photographic Style

    by Gracelife | 8th of July, 2015

          What makes a famous photographer famous? It’s not the gear he uses, and it’s normally not a single image, either. Most of the greatest photographers have a certain style that makes their images immediately recognizable. Style is the reason why you can pick... More
  • Festival of Polish Song in Opole, Poland

    by Leswrona | 22nd of June, 2015

      The National Festival of Polish Song in Opole, Poland is one of the most important music festivals in Poland and was established in 1963 by Polish Television (TVP) and Polish Radio.   This year (2015) the 52th annual festival kicked off on Friday June 12. During the... More
  • Finally - reaching 75% AR. My Personal Story

    by Amilevin | 20th of May, 2015

    Hi all, I'm writing this Blog mostly for you newbies out there.. :) I'll tell you my personal story and hope you'll learn from my mistakes and be a better stock contributor. I started here in 2008 and was making my first steps as a stock contributor.... More

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