Articles by Yordan Rusev

Today is international day of smile

Keep smilingpals....Don't forget to smiling all the time . Keep shooting and have fun ..... continue reading

World photography awards

The competition is free to enter and both Professional and Amateur categories open for entries on the 1st June 2009.Browse the galleries and enjoy the wonderful photography on show, taken by photographers from around the world.Official page professionals PRO linkFor amateurs Amateurs linkBrowse the galleries and enjoy the wonderful photography on show, taken by photographers from around the world. continue reading

Black and White conversion

Here is one good tip to convert some picture into a B/W colors.Sometimes black and white pictures are too flat. This problem is a result of conversion of colors with same lightness into a black with same tint. For example, in RGB picture Red 200 and Blue 200 will become all Black 200.This tip will give you possibility to choose a depth of the BW picture.1. First open the picture and create a adjustment layer Hue/Saturation. Click OK without any changes.2. Set this Hue/Saturation Layer to... continue reading

Skin retouch

Here is a another quick and very useful photoshop tip for retouching a skin.1. First open the picture of-course. I will use this picture for example .2. Duplicate the layer (CTRL+J)3. Median filter on the duplicated layer (Filter -> Noise -> Median). In my picture i use 3 pix radius (my picture is 10Mpix).4. Set the duplicated layer as Lighten from blending options in layer palette.5. Create a layer mask (still on duplicated layer) and fill the mask black.6. Now with white color soft... continue reading

White balance on JPG files

I always shoot in RAW format, but i saw in one Forum a question "How i can correct my white balance in jpg files.So i decide to write here one quick WB correction method.1. First open the picture in PhotoShop , for this method i will use one of my pictures with white plate.2. In layers palette click on Create new fill or adjustment layer button and select Levels3. With right Eyedropper click on the plate (because it's white), probably the picture will gone overexposed, don'... continue reading

How i use my collections

What you do to link your similar images , like furnitures for example.I put a link of my collection in the description of the image.For example see image below:The description is:Design of TV in sea. Ecological electronics.More furnitures and electronics here: got this idea soon so I can't say that this help me to sale more pictures , any suggestions are welcome. continue reading

Stock photography that blogs

Interact, make friends, share tips and techniques, have fun. Dreamstime wants your ideas and thoughts whether you are a photographer, designer or regular user. Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite images and photographers, post tutorials or simply exchange opinions with your with fellow dreamstimers.

Don't forget words and pictures go great together so make sure you choose some Dreamstime favorite pics to brighten your article. For inspiration, check out the hottest or the most useful blogs on the left.

Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite stock images and photographers

Questions, meet answers

Join the discussion in the Dreamstime photography forum. Learn from, and share with, hundreds of professional stock photographers just like you!

Photography Forums