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  • Wild Models

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of March, 2007

    Yesterday I found myself on a long pier stretching far out into the Atlantic Ocean. An aggressive group of large pelicans were hanging around the end of the pier to snatch leftover fresh bait. These birds... More
  • African weaverbird building nests

    by Plagesse | 6th of December, 2016

          Taking picture of wildlife demands a great deal of patience. Waiting for the right moment to trigger and... hope for the best. I really love taking pictures on nature See Article
  • Milstone reached

    by Jamesbuys | 2nd of November, 2016

    Good day I have reached the 50 image milestone (68 images online). All my photos are now exclusive for Dreamstime and will not be found anywhere else. please visit my photos and feel free to share with friends. I love all the other photographer's photos, learn a lot by... More
  • Wildlife

    by Jamesbuys | 24th of October, 2016

    I have recently, after several years of casual photography, started to focus more on the beauty that nature offers. We love the outdoors and with the lovely weather and surroundings in Southern Africa teaming with wildlife, one cannot go by without enjoying the free canvas... More
  • Trailer Travels

    by Lesterphotography | 13th of September, 2016

    Just a couple of weeks ago I came back from my first trip to Alaska. A trip of this nature requires planning well in advance to be as prepared as possible for all scenarios. Cloths layering, hat, water repellent outer layers, waterproof high ankle hiking boots with several... More
  • Introducing myself and my first 10 files

    by Ananve | 14th of August, 2016

    Hello everyone! I am a newcomer here. My portfolio has slowly increased and now I have got 10 files online. So I think it is about time I am introducing myself to the community :) My portfolio contains mainly landscapes and wildlife as these are where my interest lies.... More
  • Another Milestone : 500 Images - Crossed

    by Shariqkhan | 6th of August, 2016

    One more Milestone of 500 Images Crossed with 168 Sales. Waiting to Cross the milestone of 200 Sales. I hope that it will be achieved soon. My uploaded images are from different sections 1. Wildlife     2. Historic Architecture     3. Flora(Plants and Tress)... More
  • 100 photos uploaded! Perspective from a passionate photographer

    by Samuelbrown1 | 23rd of June, 2016

    I have slowly been uploading images over time, with no real goal in mind. I just enjoy taking pictures. I am mostly a wildlife photographer, focusing on the things that are all around, but always seem to be missed. I mean the reptiles, amphibians, insects, and arachnids.... More
  • One Is Good But Two's The Charm

    by Info70962 | 19th of June, 2016

    Hello Everyone! Well I have been photographing wildlife for little over five years and recently have been working on a collection of images capturing the connection between animals.   There is something truly unique when developing a unique style portraying a story... More
  • Patience and wildlife photography

    by Lightpro | 7th of June, 2016

    In wildlife photography the best image almost never happens with the first exposure, sometimes we have to wait for the situation to develop. Watching and waiting after you grab your first exposure can yield the better result. Raccoons are mostly nocturnal animals, so sitting... More
  • Monkey business

    by Bragearonsen | 12th of May, 2016

    Some shots of a couple of wild monkeys in the higlands of Sri Lanka:         See Article
  • Bringing in the Birds

    by Melodyanne | 22nd of April, 2016

    Blue Birds are beautiful, but shy . . . they feed in my lawn regularly and I wanted very much to capture a few photos of them. The question was how to get close enough with the camera gear I own to get a good picture. First I established a feeding area near my house. I... More
  • The Danube Delta, Romania - photo and relaxation

    by Andreistancu | 29th of March, 2016

    For anyone who wants a few days relaxing with beautiful landscapes, wildlife observation and local habits, the Danube Delta it’s the right place. In it’s way to the Black Sea, the Danube ( Europe's second-longest river) forms three main branches, Chilia, Sulina and Sfantul... More
  • Leopards

    by Physi28 | 14th of March, 2016

    On my last five trips to Kenya and visiting mainly the Tsavo West and East NP as well as Maasai Mara (one time) I always tried to stay away from the masses of tourists in their mini-busses. Actually most tourists want to see the so-called "big five" . Elephant, Buffalo,... More
  • The Chiffchaff

    by Physi28 | 10th of March, 2016

    The Chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita) is one of our most well-known warblers and it belongs to the Leaf warbler group. According to the Wikipedia distribution map, in the Iberian Peninsula it only occurs during wintertime but I can't confirm this point as I have made photos... More
  • Shimba Hills

    by Physi28 | 18th of February, 2016

    If you travel to Kenya you will be eager to see and photograph the "Big Five" as they call them, Elephant, Rhino, Buffalo, Leopard and Lion. Maasai Mara, The West and East Tsawo NP, Samburu and Amboseli are all very well known nature areas which offer refuge to the above... More
  • Birds of Catalonia

    by Physi28 | 18th of February, 2016

    During the last days I made some sales which had native birds of Catalonia as a subject. They were neither made at the same place nor at the same time but I am grouping them together.   The Spotted Crake is a rather shy and difficult to observe bird which likes swamps... More
  • Again: post and sale!

    by Physi28 | 18th of February, 2016

    A week ago I was posting about my new strategy of posting about all the sales and uploads I was making here at Dreamstime. I had noticed that an image which had been sold and which was commented on one of my blogs had been sold again after a few days. Today the same happened... More
  • Wildlife of Lithuania

    by Physi28 | 18th of February, 2016

    On 2013 I made a trip to Lithuania where my friend Boris Belchev (who is also here at Dreamstime) was my guide. The wildlife, specially the birds of this baltic country is quite rich and interesting and I enjoyed taking numerous photos. Sales however have been rather... More
  • Why People Love Bird Watching?

    by Mabelsmith | 13th of February, 2016

      In a photographer’s world birds will surely have a nice place of their own as that’s the connection between. But interesting thing is that bird watching is just about the most well-known hobbies in the world too. I would like to share something about bird watching... More

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