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  • Whimsical Wonders

    by Assignments |

    Photoshop Design Tutorial: Whimsical Wonders A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating a Wondrous Fairy Tale Setting in Photoshop Russian artist Larissa, known by her name Annnmei on Dreamstime, has a small but powerful portfolio of illustrations that utilize... More
  • The Impossible Dream?

    by Adeliepenguin |

    Today was a milestone for me—10,000 sales. So, I feel like celebrating and sharing my news. In the early years, I never thought it possible to reach such a milestone. It was my impossible dream. Living a dream is not easy. It takes hard work and perseverance And... More
  • Why my photographs aren’t selling?

    by Tru9ja |

    There could be many reasons why we are here. I can assure you many are here because they desire to sell their photographs and make some extra cash. Having joined with that good intention, the reality on the ground is not what you initially envisaged. Sales are low. Not... More
  • Extreme Macro Photography

    by Mandritoiu |

    This article is describing the technique I'm using to achieve high quality extreme macro photos, for magnifications beyond 3x, up to 10x (possible up to 20x). This means that the subject frame is between 3 and 20 times smaller than the physical sensor dimensions... More
  • Making the Ordinary Extraordinary

    by Lightpro |

    Anyone with a camera can take a good snapshot, a photographer can frame the image, make sure the lighting is correct and keep the viewers interest. An artist sees something different in every subject. Making the ordinary EXTRAORDINARY. Lets look at what can change an... More
  • Rules of the supermarket

    by Dudau |

    This article is not about supermarkets. It’s about stock photography and how to sell more images. But first, a few words about supermarkets:    A century old business model The concept of supermarket, in its various forms, appeared about a hundred years ago. It... More
  • Reminder. Good titles and keywording makes the most work

    by AuthenticCreations |

    Hello Dreamstimers, Just for the beginners here that have the question how to make more sales. There are different factors that influence your sales. One of the most important is keywords and titles. I learned in the past that titles and keywording are extremely important... More
  • Blog section guidelines

    by Malinash |

    Dear community, We'd love to read your photo adventures, but before starting, please keep in mind that blogs are for sharing photography experiences meant to help our community with useful tips and tricks. Our blog section is monitored and reviewed by our admins... More
  • A decade of Dreamstime in pictures

    by Nikitu |

    Every photographer who ever sold an image knows that the key to a buyer's heart (and wallet) is uploading exactly what they need; and the key to being truly successful is catering for the taste of many. More than a decade of Dreamstime has passed, millions of images were... More
  • Romanian Traditional Rugs

    by Andreistancu |

    The rug is a thick wool cloth with multicolored designs. It is designed for decorating and thermoinsulation of the rooms. In Romania space, carpet tissue is one of the main branches of folk art.   In the old days, the carpets were woven manually on loom, from the wool... More
  • Capturing the 2017 total solar eclipse

    by Klodvig |

      On Monday, August 21, 2017 there will be rare celestial event visible in the United States: A total solar eclipse. The umbra, or the deepest shadow cast by the moon completely blocking out the light of the sun will trace a band across 14 states from Oregon to South... More
  • 5 Unconventional Ways to Make Money in Photography

    by Rachaelmurphey |

         Apart from being a hobby, photography can be a great way of earning money and making a living. Today, modern technology makes it possible for almost everyone to carry a mobile camera and apply the necessary techniques to produce professional photographs. When... More
  • In the Beginning

    by Oroano |

    I have been taking photos for years. Many photos. Anytime there is a camera in my hand I am taking photos. Anytime there is not a camera in my hand I am composing scenes in my head and wishing I had a camera in my hands. All the while people have been complementing me on... More
  • What I love about photography

    by Dudau |

    I’ve been involved in photography, in one way or another, most of my adult life. As we’re celebrating World Photography Day on August 19, I took a minute to review our relationship and remember how much joy it brought into my life. I love photography because it brought... More
  • The Importance of Colors in a Website

    by Katairobi |

          Choosing a fitting color scheme for a website is a bit of a hassle for any skilled designer. Imagine how difficult it is if you’re a beginner or someone who has little experience or color coordination abilities. Well, that’s the reason why I’m writing... More
  • Writing a Hot Article at Dreamstime (Tips and Last Trick!)

    by Mgphotostock |

             Hello everyone! Today I want to share to every readers about writing an hot, popular or useful article tips. Yes, If you're a writer at Dreamstime (especially newbies), this tips might guide and help you. 1. Select a Perfect Topic... More
  • Key word in stock portraiture: Humor

    by Malinash |

    Some of you probably remember this article about portrait photography. The article featured some of our artists, but since then, we've been thinking of getting into more details about what makes a portrait stand out. First of all, let us tell you that there are many... More
  • Arriving at Dreamstime

    by Jaquiht |

    “You can take moon pictures with it.” Said my friend. That sounded such a cool thing to do. I had never taken a photo of the moon. In fact, I had never even considered the possibility of taking a picture of the moon. For the previous eight years about 90% of the... More
  • Superstar of the Woods

    by Sangiorzboy |

      I believe we can all agree that the Fly Agaric (Amanita Muscaria) is, by far, the most recognizable mushroom in the world. It is the Poster-boy for trouble, the Icon for poisonous mushrooms. However, not many people know that it's widely consumed throughout the northern... More
  • Photography as a game

    by Tarboaca |

    It is well known that performance sports begin at an early age. But what about photography? I ask you this because of my recent experience with my children. Concerned about the fact that my daughters (like most children today) want to use the smartphones and... More

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