Articles by Elena Andreeva

The magic of views

Recently I have reached 100 uploaded and accepted photos. This is not very impressive and also none of the images was sold. But this is now what I want to talk about today.Let's look at this pepper photo. It's nothing special and was taken nearly two years ago, while I was preparing food for lunch in my new (at that time) bright and beautiful kitchen. It was not supposed for stocks, but later, when I learned about such places as Dreamstime, i processed it and uploaded. It was accepted, never... continue reading

How do I work with stock photos

On my main work, I'm sofware engineer in test, in other words I write programs to test different systems. It means, I'm used with automatization and don't really like to do a lot of work by hands. So, to the stock photos.First I take my camera and used as it should be used - take pictures. It's hands work, but it's amazing and exciting. Then I take out my flash card from the camera and insert it into computer. Then the magic starts.Photoes are automatically copied to certain folder. I keep... continue reading

Difficulties with first stock photos

Hello!I'm now 25 years old and half of my life (since 12) I'm with camera in hands. The process of seeing the picture and finally taking it is something, that can't be divided from my life.But... for all these many years I was thinking of beauty or value of the moment that I try to stop, but some other aspects were not covered by me.In august 2012 I met a friend, who was doing stock photos and registered. It turned out that things are not so simple: some photos are not needed, some - require... continue reading

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