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  • About and around CEPIC, Dublin 2010

    by Tangie | 17th of June, 2010

    We're back from this year's CEPIC conference and after gathering the notes and observations made there, we've put together this article to give you a general idea of what went on in Dublin. This year, more than ever, microstock was under the spotlight. Many... More
  • Dreamstime search box

    by Tangie | 24th of February, 2009

    Dreamstime brings you our latest addition: the DT search box, a more practical and direct tool to look for images on our site. Not only can you now take DT as companion in all your virtual online journeys, but our site is always at hand in no time. When you browse... More
  • Rites of Passage

    by Ellenboughn | 1st of May, 2008

    Life is a series of events that mark our passage through time. Some events are as unremarkable as a Grandfather teaching his grandson how to swim or parents looking on as their child takes its first step. Other occasions such as traditional religious events or advancement... More
  • What Time Is It?

    by Ellenboughn | 14th of November, 2007

    There has been noise recently in the photo news about an email exchange that writer and Wired Magazine Editor-in-Chief, Chris Anderson, had with a hapless photographer who had sent Anderson a promo piece using bulk email from a purchased list. Anderson blasted back, accusing... More
  • Dreamstime and CEPIC

    by Ellenboughn | 11th of June, 2007

    The Dreamstime Team is in Florence, Italy for the annual CEPIC (Coordination of European Picture Agencies) Congress. Serban Enache, Dragos Jianu and I were among the 900 delegates from 500 companies from 50 countries to attend the four day Congress. We met in a truly... More
  • Springtime

    by Ellenboughn | 21st of March, 2007

    A few Christmas images have been downloaded in the last few days. Seasonal images are often put into play many months prior to the actual time of year. The conundrum is that the best time to shoot seasonal images is after the images have reached their peak download period.... More
  • Milestone 9 000 photos online :)

    by Thorken | 26th of October, 2016

    I have been working with Dreamstime for years... and when I have begun, I haven´t thought that once I´ll have even 100 photos in photobank. It went really slowly. I learned and I tried to take photos better and better. And with practice grew up also acceptance of my photos... More
  • 10 years of Stock Photography

    by Thefinalmiracle | 23rd of September, 2016

    It seems like yesterday but its been 10 years since I got my first digital camera Canon Powershot A320. A 3.2 mexapixel camera that opened the world of stock photography for me. I was a hobbyist and was happy with my Nikon SLR till I understood the potential of digital photography... More
  • How to increase your sales?

    by Crisdumitru | 16th of September, 2016

    Hello dreamstime users, For improve your sales on Dreamstime, is important to upload images every day, without too much breaks. If you treat this like a full time job, you have more likely to succeed. More images = more earnings. Image quality is important, and then,... More
  • Back to school

    by Afrumgartz | 15th of August, 2016

       Less than in three weeks is the 1-st of September - traditional beginning of school year in Russia. So it's time to get everything prepared for it.                More
  • Let's go to the zoo

    by Afrumgartz | 12th of August, 2016

        Zoo in Novosibirsk - one of the biggest sights of Siberian region. It has not only "traditional" animals (like lions, predatory birds, swimming birds, white bears) but also seaquarium. And squirrels, ground-squirrel walking free, in summer... More
  • About nothing

    by Clewisleake | 7th of August, 2016

    So it's Sunday today and I went out and shot a lot of images yesterday so I'm kind of chilling today pouring over my images and thought wow its been a very long time since I blogged, so upon sitting down in front of my computer I pondered what to blog about.... hmmm.... I... More
  • educate yourself with Dreamstime

    by Lightpro | 27th of July, 2016

    A recent blog visit to a new photographers thoughts brought this subject to mind. When I was a beginning photographer many years ago a talented and very open minded professional photographer took me under his wing. He taught me everything he knew, creating his own competition.... More
  • First Sale!

    by Pzmphoto | 20th of May, 2016

    I joined 1 month ago and i have my first sale! :) Thanks for dreamstime and the buyer! I'm very happy!!!   See Article
  • How Dreamstime is breathing new life into my photography

    by Tuftedpuffin | 29th of April, 2016

    Several years ago, I used to sell my photography as prints. But the site I used is, long story short, dying. I put extra effort into promoting myself, upgraded my gear so I'd have an extra "edge" (I felt I had outgrown mine anyway), flew to Australia and pushed myself that... More
  • Timelapse software and subjects

    by Lesnivila | 25th of April, 2016

      Dear readers, in some days we will receive our Timelapse Software and we are very glad, that we than can offer 4K and HD timelapse videos. For us is the software very expensive ($89.00) and we hope that my RAM from the PC will be enough for to produce the 4K and... More
  • Timelapse videos

    by Lesnivila | 23rd of April, 2016

    Martina  Hello, since some monthes we love to make timelapse Videos. In a short time, we will buy the professional Version of the Timelapse Tool and so we want to create also HD timelapse Videos. Of course, there are free Tools, but we are not very satisfied with the... More
  • Old-timers weekend

    by Cathconvey | 22nd of April, 2016

    Last weekend all retro style lovers gathered in Moscow city center to see many retro cars and trams. Almost all of them are still working and able to transfer passengers! Old cars look romantic, especially when it’s raining! I invite you to see some photos taken by me!... More
  • Stolen images

    by Photographycornwall | 10th of April, 2016

    You may have heard of the social media sensation @FuckJerry, or perhaps not. I hadn't until I had just read a Forbes magazine interview with the man behind the FuckJerry handle, Elliot Tebele. He seemed like just another guy who is making some waves across well known social... More
  • Image chosen for Assignment

    by Photographycornwall | 4th of April, 2016

    Every month Dreamstime offers contributors a chance to contribute images to the "on assignment" competition. Contributors can opt to make accepted images Level 5 right off the bat. Every month I think to myself that I'll give it a whirl, but never actually get round to it.... More

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