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  • User Generated Content Expo

    by Ellenboughn | 12th of February, 2009

    Microstock falls into the UGC classification but when one tries to define UGC to someone who has never heard of it, you realize that the designation doesn’t totally apply to Dreamstime. A friend in the industry who works with professional advertising photographers on assignments... More
  • Industrial Strength

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of July, 2008

    Sixty percent of world trade is comprised of heavy industry and businesses in the engineering sector. Images of oil and gas industries, shipbuilding, power plants, mining, and others such as steel, cement and iron fabrication are required for news and editorial uses especially... More
  • Lavender afternoon

    by Luisfgil | 31st of August, 2016

    Should we stay at home watching films during a good sunday afternoon or go outdoors ? We decided to go outdoors to visit a nearby lavender farm and climb a hill and found that tens of other families decided the same ! When sun is a rationed, even in summer, we need... More
  • The thermal power station

    by Uniq78 | 10th of July, 2016

    The Thermal Power Plant. Sunset. The contrast between the beautiful nature and a terrible human activity. Ideal sky and frightful smokestack pipe.     The Thermal Power Plant 27 is a combined heat and power plant located in Moscow Oblast, Russia. It provides heat... More
  • Thatched Country Cottage

    by Pamjreynolds | 9th of July, 2016

    Hi folks I just wanted to show you one of my latest uploads onto Dreamstime of a Chocolate Box type image of a Country Cottage complete with a pond. This image does not do the cottage justice, as it's absolutely gorgeous to see in real life. You really need to see... More
  • Panoramas of underrated fields and places

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 14th of May, 2016

    I live in a country that offers a great variety of panoramas... it's quite difficult to choose what is better, so when I am in relax time I usually bring my camera with me to be "ready" for occasional shots...   This up here is a sunset shot of a mid-march serene day.... More
  • Competition entry

    by Anorton | 22nd of March, 2016

    In 2015 I entered a competition for the British Ordnance Survey to provide an image for one of their new maps of the British Isles. When I first submitted my entry I checked regularly to see if there were any signs of my entry progressing, but after two months I gave up.... More
  • 1 view 1 sale...

    by Cleymans | 16th of March, 2016

    Hi, I'm glad, my first one view = one sale, that's really a nice feeling... this is the picture:   This picture is taken at less then a mile from my home, a strange place at night with the sounds of cars over your head and never nobody around... it's a depot of... More
  • Andorra: the Principality in the Pyrenees

    by Physi28 | 15th of March, 2016

    Andorra is a tiny country in the middle of the Pyrenees mountains, it has borders with France and Spain and it's landscape is a typical mountainous change of deep valleys and high peaks. This microstate ( having an area of 468 km2 (181 sq mi) and a population of approximately... More
  • Opening Sweden - Uppsala

    by Articture | 8th of February, 2016

    Hello, dear friends! You know, not only the central places of Sweden are beautiful. It's provinces are amazing too. Pretty town Uppsala, for example, warmed us with hot chocolate and cake during the blind rain. Here are the botanical garden and the University, viewing... More
  • First Photos Accepted Because I Did Not Give Up

    by Tangatawhenua | 20th of September, 2015

    If at first you don't succeed, try, try, try again A few months ago I signed up to Dreamstime as I have 1000's of images collecting digital dust on my hard drives. Choosing my favourite photos, and reading the rules and regulations, I uploaded 7 only to have them all... More
  • Care for some sweets?!

    by Feriteglas | 13th of September, 2015

            or a sandwich ?   See Article
  • Trying Something New: Concept Photography

    by Winnietam | 12th of September, 2015

    I'm hoping to start a new series on my blog called "Trying Something New" to document new techniques or areas of focus in my photography in an attempt to improve my skills and keep learning. This week: concept photography. Anyone who gives a quick glance through my portfolio... More
  • Tatry Slovakia highest mountains

    by Fjarabica | 20th of August, 2015

    Tatras are long no longer taboo for foreign tourists. In addition to the masks we have a chance there came across the German and Swiss mountain lovers.  In addition to the long and difficult hikes can be day in the Tatras will make a comfortable lift to the Lomnicky.  ... More
  • Imagining Business as a Newbie

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 27th of June, 2015

    I often see newbies asking questions on the message boards about what types of images are needed in this highly competitive business. To understand what end users are looking for, I recommend looking at the way dreamstime classifies images into categories and sub-categories.... More
  • Celebrating 1° place

    by Bennymarty | 15th of June, 2015

    Thanks to all for voting me on this last "Country life" Assignment, granting me the first place :) I take part to every assignment, since one year, but never won anything... So the first place is a very lucky strike for me :) I'm glad you have... More
  • My first assignment

    by Peterzsuzsa | 10th of June, 2015

    Hi everyone! I'm new in the photography with an entry level camera:) I started uploading photos to dreamstime in november last year, and this is my first assignment, and I'm very excited cause my photos were accepted:) Yeah! Here are my photos:        More
  • IT'S TIME TO VOTE AGAIN

    by Wxh6763 | 9th of June, 2015

    It's time to vote for the assignment again. I think my photos are the best and useful. I hope you can give me your best wishes and voting! I have writed a blog that about country life. I think that we live in cities for our life, work, study and love, marriage, childbearing,... More
  • BRUTAL Industry

    by Anyvidstudio | 20th of May, 2015

    This is what is left from the past for our generation. This is what we live. That is what we breathe. What remains in memory only some - but standing in front of the eyes of many people. It traces catastrophe that continues ...    Cities that have become a symbol of danger.... More
  • Cock-a-Doodle-Doooooooo

    by Elianehaykal | 19th of May, 2015

    The newest assignment's theme is Country Life! I found this collection that I haven't included in my usual "Requests for Submissions" Blogs* - Cock-a-Doodle-Doo: Incidentally, my husband,Georges Kyrillos, had his Water Rooster accepted to the assignment.... More

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