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Keyword inspiration

Stuck for keywords!?No one sees my great imageYou may know the feelling, great picture but no one seems to view it thus no sales.The image is great but maybe the keywords are not, or maybe the image and the keywords are in competition with too many others similar images.Not the best match but the first reasonable matchWhen I buy images, I tend to buy one of the first I find that is a reasonable match to my requirements ( I am a busy person!). I may try a few different keyword... continue reading

The funniest feature on Dreamstime

Do you know the ‘smile generator’ feature?The ‘I look like a serious feature but I can be really funny’ feature?Maybe it’s just me but I urge you to look under ‘your earnings’ page at ‘Last download’ and you might find a lot of fun. Look at the keywords that the buyer allegedly typed in before buying you image.Most the time it gives you some valuable information but once in a while something mad happens and I love it. The keyword is sometimes so far from the image that... continue reading

Nothing left to shoot

The VictoriansVictorians thought that cataloging the world would finally reveal Gods master plan. If you catalogue everything, if you collect, photograph, describe and categories you will eventually find a ‘pattern’ – the equation for everything. Unfortunately the only comprehensive catalogue of the world – is the world!The jobs doneSoon there will be 3 million images on Dreamstime, has everything in the world then not soon been photographed!Sometime I can find... continue reading

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