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  • Practical tips to enjoy a prolongued No Housework Day

    by Tangie | 6th of April, 2017

      A day off is usually a day when you feel like doing the cool stuff you never had the chance or time to do. The National No Housework Day, celebrated on April 7th each year, is one of those days when you can take a break, relax and have fun. But the day after a no... More
  • 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
  • Going Negative

    by Ellenboughn | 12th of August, 2008

    Much is being made in the current U.S. presidential race about ads and emails that disparage the candidates with the use of innuendo and false accusations. The polls show that most Americans are opposed to such ads. In general, negative claims or images are not effective... More
  • Around the House

    by Ellenboughn | 27th of February, 2008

    It’s nearly spring cleanup/fix up time. I’m limiting my spring action to probing the back of the refrigerator to dislodge jars of forgotten spaghetti sauce. But for those that will spend in excess of 150 million dollars on home improvements this year in the US, it... More
  • First sale!

    by Nikoslavdragonball | 13th of May, 2017

    Finally, after four months! Interesting thing is that i had doubts even about uploading this picture. Now im glad i did :-)    See Article
  • Larco Museum, Lima, Perú

    by Felzum | 12th of May, 2017

    If you like art, archeology, culture, mystery, eroticism, gold and silver, this is your place. This is the main entrance:   The museum has thousands of pre-Columbian pieces that tell the past of Peru's ancient cultures.     From vessels, anthropomorphic... More
  • Meeting with stars

    by Fjarabica | 11th of May, 2017

    In Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic is a wax museum. In the museum, you can meet with the world's film makers. actors                    singers           And with other characters that changed our lives              ... More
  • Small Seagull House

    by Elenshi | 19th of April, 2017

    Hi, Friends! Check out my work on dreamstime! If it's not difficult, then I expect comments from you there. This is very important for me, because I'm just starting to work with stock and I want to add activity to the page. If you write comments on other works and leave your... More
  • Turning Refusal into Acceptance

    by Kheng1987 | 30th of July, 2016

    One of the common refusal comments is "The image contains elements that might be protected by copyright/trademark (logos, brands, specific buildings etc.)... Read more: https://www.dreamstime.com/thread_148". I have my fair share of refusals with this comment.  ... More
  • Use of iPhone apps for exposimeter calculations

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 9th of April, 2016

    I just discovered a good app on the AppStore in my IPhone 6 plus that works wonderfully like exposimeter, and it is iLightMeter. Just costs a very little and works perfectly in managing light, times, ISO and f. It is useful for shoting in A or M mode. Will try to use it... More
  • Last minute St. Patrick's Day image

    by VintageFravessi | 16th of March, 2016

    For anyone who needs a quick image for their blog, etc. here's a cute one of a mouse diving into green beer - who knew mice celebrated St. Patrick's Day?  See Article
  • Soon will be spring

    by Romeojuly | 26th of February, 2016

    The snow and the frost melts the recent wet and slush - gray boring picture in our region.-bothered!soul asks spring heat flourishing nature and bright colors around. the new experience points and new photos...probably would have to get to the rest of the gray stone of the... More
  • Light House Lofoten

    by Hegelill | 20th of February, 2016

      These Light House leave in Skrova, Lofoten. You see it from the Ferry Whos going from Svolvær to Hamarøy, a Journey of nearly 2 hours. But I recommend that Journey if you are going to travel sometimes in Lofoten and Norway :) See Article
  • Had a fast sale

    by Fitr | 17th of February, 2016

    I had quite a fast sale with this image., It was online for just 5 days and sold today!! This is the goat island lighthouse in Newport, Rhode island with the Newport Bridge in the background   See Article
  • Opening Sweden - Skansen

    by Articture | 11th of February, 2016

    Hey, guys! Telling you about Sweden I can't ignore one of the most marvelous places there and it's called Skansen. Skansen is an ethnographic museum in the open air on the island of Djurgården, beautifully organized wildlife sanctuary where you can walk all day and... More
  • A visit at Madame Tussauds wax museum

    by Victordiola | 11th of December, 2015

       Madame Tussauds Founder Marie Tussaud wax model Visiting a wax museum like Madame Taussauds is a great experience. So far I have visited two of these museums, one in Hong Kong, and the other one is here in Sydney in Australia    Australian Famous Personality... More
  • I nearly gave up

    by Wisperwinter | 4th of November, 2015

    As a beginner, I uploaded more than 10 images, but all of them are all rejected... The first time I got refused, I feel very very ashamed. But a few days later, I think my photographing skills that bad is a fact, it does not matter get refused some more times. So... More
  • Learning from the Masters: Where to Look at Fine Art Photographs

    by Gracelife | 6th of October, 2015

        As a photographer, you’ll never stop learning. However, it is sometimes challenging to find new places or new people to learn from. That is doubly true if you're unsure where to find quality photographs. The Internet is filled with websites and galleries that... More
  • Important Tips for Newbies to minimize Rejections!

    by Videokate | 29th of September, 2015

    Hi there. I had to learn the hard way with under 50% approval... So i would like to help YOU to get started BETTER! Problem: Dreamstime don't accepts single Web Graphic Buttons Solution: Group your buttons and banners to 2 or more in one picture Problem: Car's and... More
  • In the relentless pursuit of images....

    by Clewisleake | 15th of September, 2015

    I know the motto, "quality versus quantity", but I can't help but to think that the larger my portfolio is and the more diverse it is, the more chances I have for sales. I'm constantly in pursuit of interesting and useful images to expand my portfolio. As I carry on with... More

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