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  • New ideas for textures and backgrounds

    by Sharkiboy73 | 15th of July, 2017

    Hi everyone, I was thinking about some new ideas for backgrounds and textures, but also about images that can easily be incorporated into websites and magazines, and eve commercials. This time I took a more minimalistic approach, even artistic, to create those images.... More
  • Crossing 50 images with macro images

    by Sharkiboy73 | 29th of June, 2017

    Hello guys, How are you? 52 images are not much. I know that, but it's a start. Hopefully I will be able to upload more in a short time since I'm aware of the quantity factor here. I'm sure everybody are trying hard to upload their best images, and I know it takes time... More
  • Texture of paint.

    by Dliapiara | 26th of June, 2017

      The texture of the paint is always interesting and attractive. On this photo, the wall texture of the blue paint has a small addition in the upper right corner, while others have a noticeable color. This adds even more beauty to this photo. Paint in our lives - that's... More
  • Crossing the 30 images with textures, home decor and landscape

    by Sharkiboy73 | 15th of June, 2017

    Hi all, Hope you are all well, Lately I'v been shooting some more textures, home decor and landscape. Doing that was really fun and challenging at the same time, and really hoping they came out good. I just crossed the 30's uploads, and I'm starting to boost it more.... More
  • How do you make a cool Halloween card or banner

    by Iguanasbear | 17th of October, 2016

    How do you make a cool Halloween card or banner: Take the stencil. Perhaps this.   It is done in Inkscape and you can find it in my Halloween collection Open it in a program that lets you work with layers. On the Internet you can find lots of them, both paid and... More
  • The rule of thirds, seen by a french guy

    by Egoprod | 30th of September, 2016

    You already know about theese three components that are opening, shutter speed and ISO sensitivity. But it's othing without composition? The composition is actually how you arrange the elements of the scene being shot. Including moving yourself or moving objects. It is... More
  • Sealife

    by Ajlis | 30th of August, 2016

    Someday I'll live by the sea. In the meantime, the sea is my favorite.       See Article
  • Texture

    by Ajlis | 28th of August, 2016

    Textures - brick wall in different colours and types. I love shooting textures, because they are everywhere, you only get out of the house.       See Article
  • Combining Photos and History

    by GWHughes | 10th of August, 2016

        I am often interested in the history of the location that I am photographing. By providing some context to the age of the building being photographed I can hopefully address the needs of some image purchasers that want a colorful image of a building over 150 years... More
  • Hobby Photographer

    by Machols | 21st of October, 2015

    Ever since I can remember I've been fascinated by images and creating them myself. It has been an on-again off-again relationship however. To be fully present to a moment there have been times when the camera felt like it demanded an attention that took me out of the 'picture'... More
  • Shoot Opportunity in 'Junk' Pile

    by Valevvicki | 8th of September, 2015

    My husband loves to go to auctions. He is always keen to spot a bargain and share with me all the reasons why he needed to make the purchase and how worthwhile the items/s will be! While there have been a few things that have actually been put to use, most are set out in... More
  • Texture and shape surprising for sale

    by Pakinai17 | 21st of January, 2015

    Texture and shape surprising for sale. Photos from the surface and formed a beauty. Saving lighting and texture to them.                   More
  • The Cotton World

    by Shariqkhan | 9th of January, 2015

      Two weeks back I have got a chance to visit some areas of Nimar Region of Madhya Pradesh, India which have cotton producing fields.     At that time crop of cotton was ready to harvest and I have captured three stages flower, boll and jin of Cotton Crop.   More
  • Backgrounds and Texture.Take a look at highlights from the simple

    by Pakinai17 | 8th of January, 2015

    Backgrounds and Texture . Take a look at highlights from the simple and plain. These images capture the attention of smart phones and digital cameras and compact source of Shared simple around us.                   More
  • Newbie on the Block

    by Carlyartdaily | 27th of October, 2014

    So hello everyone.   I'm the newbie on the block. I just joined today as a contributor. I'm still waiting for my first image to be approved. *crosses fingers* Hopefully people out there will like my stuff and download something. My name's Christina. I'm a 90's alternative... More
  • Make us smile!

    by Heathse | 26th of August, 2014

    OK, so you've had no sales, can't get even one image accepted for the assignment and it's raining hard on the one day you took off this month for photography! (Yes that's me!) Don't get depressed, I know there are loads of very witty characters on DT so turn to your funny... More
  • Abstract Background

    by Davidemontalenti | 21st of February, 2014

    Well, I'm starting creating web background, based on simplicity and versatility. This is the first series: a checked texture with blurs, in the main color with white and black ...and black & white.... More
  • 189 online

    by Guernica | 25th of April, 2013

    Hi plz check out photos i added recently. my portfolio contains 189 online photos from all aspects of life and collections so please check them out and put them in a suiting collection if you want i would really appreciate it. :) Also feel free to visit my page and... More
  • "Your text HERE" - a good idea?

    by Robinstockphotos | 20th of February, 2013

    Check out this thread! In the above thread there is a discussion on how to remove the text from the concerned image. Now what I was wondering about is, why do people put that thing there anyway? That was quite a nice customer (or a desperate customer) who bought that file.... More
  • I need encourage

    by Yamatato | 4th of December, 2012

    Last year I began to stock pohoto on DT, in the first time I met a lot of trouble, but it will be better, now I have 115 photos, I will upload more pictures to DT, I need everyone's encouragement, I will do my best! I'm interested in texture, like brickwall or wood texture.... More

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