Articles by Jaime Debrum

400 online

One more milestone for meToday I reached the 400 images online in my portfolio here on dreamstime.comThis the number 400 hope you like it :)Next stop 500...I'm aiming for july to reach that numberBye continue reading

Property release

Hi peopleDo I need a property release signed by the owner of a car so that i can sell the pictures here?I tought so but when i downloaded the form on dreamstime i got confused because it said:" I ..................... the rightful owner (...) of the property located at........................."doesn´t make sense to me because a car has no "location"Can anyone Help?The photos I took from the car are similar to this one continue reading

Published Photos! Credits???

I saw 6 of my photos published in a book, I started to be very happy to see them published but then I realized that there was no name anywhere near my photos, so I went back to the editorial page and noticed that the only credits were to two photographers ( who had also pictures in the book ) and to Dreamstime.com! is that righ? I did not like the fact that there are no credits for me! shouldn't there be? continue reading

B&W Problem

Hi peopleI'm having trouble uploading photos in black and whiteI edit my images using camera raw from photoshop 5 and there I convert for black and white, but when I upload the images to dreamstime they say it is not RGB and they don't apear in the unfinished files.Can anyone help me?? continue reading

200 online

It has been a strugle to learn about stock photography but specialy hard to be able to take the time for stock photography :(.Today I broke the 200 images online mark :) Its a small number but I'm working hard to make it biggerThis is the batch of images responsible for that mark continue reading

Wish for a 50$ minimun payout

Hi everyoneDon't you wish that the minimun payout here on dreamstime could be 50$ instead of 100$.I am a hobby photographer and don't have the time to upload and take pictures as much as I'd like too, so... obviously my revenue is not the best one.I have requested one payment of 104$ here on dreamstime since then I have gathered 33.24$ so I still have long way for 100 more.some other agencies let you request payment at 50$ I wish that could be done also here on dreamstime. Don't you?... continue reading

Photography is hard work

June 10th I went climbimg Pico volcano in the Azores, here goes the story of that day.It all started at 2AM, we started climbing at that hour so that we could see the sunrise. At 1600m high my knee (had surgery) started to give away but the will to take photos at the top kept pushing me up.After 4 hours climbing we reached the top and all the hard work started to pay off. the view is just gorgeous. It was a pety that the clouds were blocking the view down, now I feel obligated to climb it... continue reading

First Level 3 image

Hi everyonetoday I got my first level 3 imagevery happythanks continue reading

My photo made it to the front cover!!!!

I am so incredibly happy since yesterday i was taking a look at some tourist guides in my home town and I noticed that the front cover was filled with this photo of mine.At the last pages there was also this other photo of mine.Its a great feeling to find youre photos published by the thousands its awsomeThanks to Dreamstime and to destinazores.com that bought my photos continue reading

My take on shooting wild dolphins and whales

My favouriteshooting subjects are wild whales and dolphins but it can be very challenging to shoot great photos from it so I decided to leave some ideas here that may help you very much in case you go one a whale watching trip.Even thought I don't go on whale whatching trips as often as I would like, I still went more times then I can count and with each trip I learned more and more.First of all if you are planing a whale whatching trip you should always go on the first trip in the morning,... continue reading

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