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  • New blogs by Ellen Boughn

    by Ellenboughn | 3rd of January, 2010

    Thanks to all the wonderful experience I gained writing blogs for Dreamstime for two years nicely organized by Maigi here, I have decided to go forward with a new blog on my own site found here I hope you find them helpful as you continue to succeed at Dreamstime and look... More
  • Ups and Downs

    by Ellenboughn | 14th of October, 2008

    Images that reflect the current turmoil in world financial markets and it's impact on key industries will be in the news and show up in print and online for months (years?) to come whether the economy plunges further or rebounds quickly. What goes up, must come down but... More
  • A trip to the bookstore (Part 1)

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    We all get "stuck" in a void of inspiration sometimes. I find that my best ideas often come out of the blue when I'm NOT consciencously trying to think of something creative. When that kind brain freeze sets in, try just taking a break from even thinking about your own work.... More
  • Introduction

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    Dreamstime has asked me to write a blog to share my knowledge of the stock photo business. First a bit about me. Before I found myself in the business of editing, marketing and producing images, I was a schoolteacher. Thus the art above. I hope to both teach and learn in... More
  • 500 images online! :)

    by Parinmnparmar | 24th of February, 2017

    Dear friends, It is a great pleasure for me to share that I have reached 500 milestone. I became actively working on dreamstime from August 2016, and I am happy to reach 500! This is one of my very initial images:    And this one is one of my recent ones.... More
  • 2,000 sales - the Power of Grit and how it applies to photography

    by Amitai | 21st of February, 2017

    In a very interesting coincidence, I stumbled upon this TED talk about 2 weeks before I reached my 2,000 sales benchmark (today!!!). Grit is a concept that claims that individuals who show passion and perseverance have more chance to succeed in the long run than other... More
  • Winter in Yellowstone

    by Pjworldtour | 16th of February, 2017

    I had the chance to visit Yellowstone National Park for a small week at the end of January. Here are some of my pictures of this magic !         See Article
  • 3 milestones reached!

    by Raulbaldean | 12th of February, 2017

    I recently found out that I reached 3 milestones: first 100 sales, first 100$ and exclusivity for Dreamstime. I definitely have to upload more photos. Here are some of them:                       More
  • Sometimes bad weather is not so bad

    by Moravaldes | 12th of February, 2017

    The popular belief is that you can only take good photos on sunny days, but a day with storm clouds can give a dramatic and expressive atmosphere to a place that on sunny days is not so attractive to photograph, To take the picture of the first image, I simply measured the... More
  • Trailer Travels

    by Lesterphotography | 11th of February, 2017

    A recent trip to the So. Rim, Grand Canyon during a snow storm created some challenging photographic conditions so I thought I would share as it might be helpful to less experienced shooters as I once was. It was cold, snowing and wind driven conditions, making it less... More
  • A New Stock Photographer

    by Ppeterson6030 | 8th of February, 2017

    Hi everyone, I'm a new stock photography contributor and would like to reach out to other contributors, designers and users of stock photography. I enjoy traveling and photographing as I go. I never really had any idea that I could make money on my photos. It's exciting... More
  • Going back in time

    by Physi28 | 7th of February, 2017

    Life for innocent villagers during the middle-age was tough, roaming bandits, looting troops of neighbouring war-lords and coming under the crossfire of the wars of powerful and land-hungry kingdoms kept people under constant danger of loosing properties and even worse, their... More
  • 100 sales

    by Winnietam | 1st of February, 2017

    It's been a tough couple of months but celebrating February with my 100th sale.   These jellyfish were taken at the hypnotizing jellyfish exhibit at Monterey Aquarium during my time living in the Bay Area. It's a photo I'm proud of for my 100th sale. More
  • Fortified towns of Catalonia: Montfalco Enmurallat

    by Physi28 | 1st of February, 2017

    Among the many fortified towns of Catalonia, Montfalco Enmurallat is one of the best conserved and spectacular ones, it is a walled town and castel with first historic references from the eleventh century and with no buildings beyond the walls. It is located in the comarca... More
  • A Clever Hans

    by Helgardas | 1st of February, 2017

    Here is a horse who lives with his friends in a neighborhood. I would call him a clever horse Hans. Why? He cannot do arithmetic or talk in a human voice, but his clever gaze or his manner to come to greet me makes his actions in a way very humane. At these moments I talk... More
  • 12000 sales, a new milestone!

    by Linqong | 31st of January, 2017

    Time flies, I've been in DT for 9 years. As an exclusive photographer, I think DT is the best platform for me,I believe my choice all the time. Thanks a lot for buyers! Thanks a lot for DT!           More
  • Photo number 2001: Story of A belgian traveler

    by Cleymans | 25th of January, 2017

    Hello, Photo-maniacs. No nonce, "why do we do this", really not for the money. We do it for the beauty of the eye of the camera, the light, the sunshine in early cold mornings. Passion My name is Bart, I live in Belgium. It was a long time ago that I wrote a long... More
  • Ace was a good horse!

    by Ctmphotog | 21st of January, 2017

    Ace was the boss of our ranch! Though he whipped other horses to let them know he was boss he was also gentle and lovable. I only rode him three times and that was bareback. Each time was when we used Ace to retrieve or return a neighbor's stray horse. Sometimes stray... More
  • 2500 sales on DT

    by Pjworldtour | 19th of January, 2017

    Today I reach a new milestone : 2500 sales ! And the last sale is from Louisiana.     See Article
  • New milestone

    by Frank11 | 18th of January, 2017

    I sold 1000 photos...I`m happy. Joy got even bigger, that model is our darling - Black Schnauzer Dog named Yummy.   See Article

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