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  • Upload instead of willing to sell at any cost...

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 4th of May, 2016

    Hi guys, here I am again. Browsing the Blogs, I found many many contributors willing to sell almost one or two images at any cost, as if this site is aimed "only" to sell whatever you post on uploading... Bad point of view... Here's mine... I started my subscription as... More
  • New on Dreamstime, will be grateful to get some tips!

    by DiegoFiore | 4th of April, 2016

    Hi everyone! I'm quite new on Dreamstime. Even though I registered in 2013, after a friend's recommendation, I forgot about the site (my bad...) until 2016 and I started to upload pictures only a month ago. So far I already got 250 pictures submitted and still have many... More
  • Just start

    by Havritt | 25th of March, 2013

    If anyone has any suggestions or advice on working with this site please respond. Thank you so much! See Article
  • Spring Abstract Background Collection - looking for suggestions

    by Wordplanet | 20th of March, 2013

    Designers always need backgrounds and I thought this was the perfect time of year to put together a public collection of soft abstract spring backgrounds and so I'm asking you all to suggest images to include. I'm looking for images that say spring time - bright or... More
  • Spring collection

    by Sasanka7 | 14th of March, 2013

    Spring is coming! Post your suggestions here. thank you ♥ See Article
  • Why I do not have pictures sell it?

    by Jianbinglee | 15th of July, 2012

    I have always DT picture sale of very few. In particular, recently, it was actually nothing to download.Although I know my picture in a multi-editorial pictures, but I know this is not the cause. Dear friends, I want to hear your suggestions, some comfort, or let me continue... More
  • Top 10 Composition Tips

    by Egomezta | 24th of March, 2011

    I'm sharing some composition tips to get better images, although I know most of the time you can't apply these tips for microstock photography, but they should help you to get better images. 1.- Rule of the Thirds: Some say it is the most important rule of composition,... More
  • Improve at photoshop.

    by Fra73 | 22nd of February, 2011

    I recently watched Photoshop Top Secret, a very good tutorial. It had helped me improving. It is not very recent tough. I was wondering if there is a similar tutorial that explains how to properly use the new functions in PS5. Thanks in advance Fra More
  • Vacation Time - But do we need yet another tropical scenes?

    by MorganOliver | 11th of November, 2010

    I'm heading off on my first EVER cruise this coming week and I cannot wait to take pictures. To prep, I have searched our wonderful DT site for inspiring ideas and what "cruise" scenes sells the best. Like many other themes, tropical sunsets, boats and beach scene have been... More
  • Green landscape

    by Subhra2jyoti | 1st of November, 2010

    This I shot during my trip to a lesser known hill station in South India.This is also one of my favorite panoramic landscape photos with green pasture all around. Dear fellow photographers, I would like to have your valueable suggestions on this photograph... Thanks... More
  • Finally uploading photos of people besides my daughters

    by Jannelle | 19th of May, 2010

    It took me a while to start thinking about uploading stock beyond just nature,objects,and my daughters. I'm excited to start uploading more photos of people! I'm still not sure what to do though... any suggestions on what is needing? Families, couples, business? I would... More
  • Touched 50 mark !

    by Subhra2jyoti | 19th of January, 2010

    Hi dear fellow photographers (both budding and experts), After a lot of sincere of effort (in spite of taking relatively phenomenal time for this due to my professional and other personal commitments) , I finally have touched the 50 uploaded photos mark in our favorite... More
  • Ideas for photos

    by Maczuga | 15th of December, 2009

    Seem to be stuck in a rut of only taking Holiday photos - as the time of year. I am kinda getting sick and was wondering of some ideas to switch it up. Thanks and happing shooting! See Article
  • Updated web Site

    by Goodcontent | 9th of December, 2009

    Hi All, Check out updated website and let me know what you think. Thanks See Article
  • Just need some feedback "VERY IMP & URGENT"

    by Creativei | 8th of July, 2009

    Hello all photographers here, I have just designed a photo website for one of the client, its not released yet, but I would like to get feedback from fellow photographers about this site. If anything to be included or removed, please provide your valuable suggestion, good... More
  • Comfort food

    by Teekaygee | 6th of July, 2009

    Some time ago I started a managed collection for images of comfort food. I had intended to write this blog back then, but got sidetracked. Now it is high time to get back to it. It's hard to define exactly what comfort food is, because it can be different things to different... More
  • buyers and their suggestions

    by Helioshelen | 6th of November, 2008

    but who are the buyers? what kind of publishing? What kind of companies? sincerely sometimes becomes hard to find good "ideas" ... and this, because we do not know what is required. It would be nice to have a section reserved for buyers and their demands or suggestions... More
  • hard to reach the first 100 dollar pay out mark

    by Ladyminnie | 1st of August, 2008

    does someone have suggestings how to improve my sales? I thinks I have a variety of photos old pictures are being removed in a while cause quality improves after time but I still dont understand, are it the keywords, is it something else if you have poitive critism... More
  • What kind of Camera do you use.......and why?

    by Us40637 | 28th of April, 2008

    I currently am using the Nikon D80, but will be upgrading or adding to my photography arsenal soon, but not sure to what get. Any suggestions? I have done some research, via magazines and talking with store clerks, but I really would like some advice from people in the... More
  • Photographing Butterflies

    by Naturalphotos | 6th of February, 2008

    I get a lot of people asking me how I manage to get the butterflies to sit still or to stay on a particular flower. I do have a couple of tips and look for more to share. Time of Day - As with most photography, early morning has not only the best light, but often lower... More

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