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  • Michaelafree
    Ad-Lib to Fade: Give More Freedom to Web Designers

    by Michaelafree | 23rd of September, 2016

    When graphic designers or photographers create web backgrounds for sale to web designers, they often forget one fundamental problem of the internet – variable screen width. A website must look as good on a mobile phone as on a TV-size monitor, which often feels as like... More
  • Michaelafree
    The Conundrum of the Upper Right Corner in Web Design

    by Michaelafree | 22nd of September, 2016

    Studies of user-behavior show, the upper right corner of a website is the area the human eye is least drawn to. This makes it a perfect spot for a contextual image, something users see, but don’t need to read. But who would shoot a picture like that? We Simply Read Left... More
  • Rawelkin
    Starting Out

    by Rawelkin | 11th of September, 2016

    This is really a journey of discovery. I wouldn't call myself a top shelf photographer, but my photos just go to waste, being stored in various places and many have died senselessly with the death of a hard drive. Most stock photography sites want photos of people or buildings.... More
  • Xxxyyy123
    New to Dreamstime - 20 or so uploads

    by Xxxyyy123 | 1st of March, 2016

    Hello all, Glad to be joining such an "illustrious" group - have had my first 20 uploads. Since I'm new, I'm wondering what the more experienced people have found is the best way to increase sales? -Blogging here -Own website -Keymaster program -Social Media -Other... More
  • Wisperwinter
    For those work quite long time before computer [chrome-browser-only]

    by Wisperwinter | 6th of November, 2015

    And if you are using google-chrome web browser. Here is a choice to protect your eye: youtube demo    More
  • Mrallen
    Images within Images

    by Mrallen | 19th of March, 2015

    I thought I would try bringing together some elements of my existing images to form one new image that works to a theme. All the component images are of the same topic. This type of image is very useful to designers, who often have a need for images to use as page headers,... More
  • Kamlang
    A Great Coincidence

    by Kamlang | 1st of October, 2014

    I am relatively new here at Dreamstime, and I am certainly not going to make a living on it. However I enjoy taking pictures, and am learning from my failures. The other day I was looking at my employer's external website, and noticed some really great pictures. When... More
  • Thefinalmiracle
    Best Revenue from Websites

    by Thefinalmiracle | 13th of July, 2014

    I have been creating and managing websites since years. They were mostly related to my own work or some for clients. The two websites that I was passionately working for over the years were The Official Michael Jackson Indian Fan Club - www.clubmj.com / www.michaeljackson.... More
  • Designroast
    How to Pair Photos with Flat Design

    by Designroast | 2nd of July, 2014

    The flat design trend has taken the world by storm, from our smartphones to the places we hang out and do work on the web. If you’re creating an app or a website, chances are good that you’re going to need to use some photographs with your design – but how do you do... More
  • Utorro
    Created a website with photographs bestsellers

    by Utorro | 3rd of June, 2014

    Hi everyone! Created a website http://themanwhophoto.wix.com/photos-video-themanwhophoto with pictures of the best sellers on the free platform wix.com. Placed there advertising photobanks with whom I work, including dreamstime.com. All photos are indexed according to the... More
  • Davidemontalenti
    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
  • Subhra2jyoti
    My new website- "Pics Thru Lens" in a new avatar ....

    by Subhra2jyoti | 24th of December, 2013

    Dear Friends, Wishing you and your families a MERRY CHRISTMAS and HAPPY NEW YEAR ! On this festive occasion, with celebration and happiness in air, I invite you all to visit my photography website relaunched (though in a small way) with a different look... More
  • Angelaravaioli
    My website

    by Angelaravaioli | 17th of July, 2013

    Hi all, for about a month I made my website with those pics that normally microstock sites for good commercial reasons do not accept but that to us that we like and we fans, this is the link http://angelaravaioli.jimdo.com/ for anyone who wanted to take a look, thanks to... More
  • Robinstockphotos
    My bestseller used on a website!

    by Robinstockphotos | 19th of June, 2013

    Now this is something really exciting! I casually searched my bestselling image, the comet and moon night scene...and found it on a binocular related website along with many other spectacular images. This isn't really the typical "bestseller" with 300 downloads. It only has... More
  • Vtr
    Looking for Inspiration

    by Vtr | 9th of May, 2013

    As a photographer at times we all tend to forget that all our shots revolve around a same theme or in some cases they are so diverse that its hard to find out. It is amazing to note that paintings of great artists are so unique in nature that one can guess the artist based... More
  • Mike2focus
    The best file transfer site on the web and they support DreamsTime

    by Mike2focus | 13th of March, 2013

    I work for a busy ad agency, and we need to move large digital files around throughout the week to clients, commercial printers and industry partners. The problem is that some people and some companies don't have FTP sites or FTP programs to access our FTP site. The solution... More
  • Gennaro86
    My personal website

    by Gennaro86 | 6th of March, 2013

    Two days ago I finally put online my personal website. The site is dedicated to my photographs at the time I published only a few clicks. I would gradually add my photo to increase my online portfolio slowly, at the same time hoped to grow in numbers of visitors. One of... More
  • Kikkerdirk
    BIG in microSTOCK tips and tutorials

    by Kikkerdirk | 2nd of July, 2012

    Hello All I'm very proud to announce the launch of my brand new website. It is still in development but already contains quite some interesting articles. Topics go from basic over advanced microstock to photography and a whole lot more. Learn how to sell successfully images... More
  • Physi28
    Web Usage and Print Usage

    by Physi28 | 25th of June, 2012

    Hi to all, recently I thought about ticking the options for web usage and print usage on all my pictures but then I got afraid this could affect the sales if it means extra costs for the buyer? My question is: if a buyer wants to print a photo of mine and I have not ticked... More
  • Alistaircotton
    Resizing photos fixes broken histogram?

    by Alistaircotton | 21st of June, 2012

    Excessive image editing in Photoshop for stock photography, web design and print has a habit of making a histogram all blocked and bitty or something like an old toothbrush – so knackered-looking - nobody really wants to use it. However, there are times when excessive... More

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