Articles by Nightangel666

My first check !

I didn't know some of my images would have such success but I'm very happy to say that I've received my first payment from Dreamstime.When I registered at first, I just wanted to try selling some pictures but I didn't know I could really get money from that, ie get to the paying floor !Anyway, I'm very thankfull to every person who downloading pictures from my portfolio and I hope I will be able to give other quality images. continue reading

Photographer to designer

It's been a real long time since I'm a contributor over here. Working with photos but also providing fantasy background for photomanipulators and designers.But I recently got on the other side of Dreamstime ! That is to say that I've been using some photographs from here for my own job. And it is really diferent from being a contributor.It's indeed quite enjoyable to switch roles from time to time ! continue reading

Photoshop Express

You can directly modify hue and saturation of your stock photos online by using Photoshop Express. You can also create galeries there. You can take a look at it by following this link :Adobe Photoshop Express continue reading

Editing out Items

I found a wonderful tutorial which shows how to edit out items from a photography you've taken. All that using, as ever, Photoshop. It is very useful to make stock photos better and more appealing :Editing out Items continue reading

Tutorial about getting the correct exposure

I recently found this wonderful article. It explains how aperture, exposure and ISO work. It's very interesting and can help to get the right exposure when shooting. I hope it'll be helpful to you :Tutorial about exposure, ISO and aperture continue reading

Retouching skin with Photoshop

When shooting with models, you can have problems related to the skin. That isn't a problem at all since you can easily fix those little "imperfections" with Photoshop.Below you can find two links of tutorials that show easy and useful techniques to help you make your stock photographs more appealing.Fixing skin problems with PhotoshopFast and easy facial retouch with PhotoshopI hope it will help you out. continue reading

Photoshop tutorials

I've just figured out that it is very hard to master. Indeed, it's such a great tool for both photographers and illustrators that it has many features unused. Even if I've been using Photoshop a lot for enhancing photos and also to make digital artworks (photomanipulations and paintings), I know Photoshop is still hiding a lot of things.This way, I've been going into searching tutorials around the web to look at others' techniques. I think tutorials are really interesting, not to "steal" or even... continue reading

First time to $100

What an enjoyable situation !It must be common for some photographers over here but I reached the $100 line ! I hope it'll happen again soon. I'm quite happy to have waited till now and I'm happy to request my first check :).Thanks a lot to those who downloaded some of my photos, I hope they have been useful for them. continue reading

My first collection

I have decided to start a collection. First, I didn't know what it really was for. I mean, you just search what you want with the search box and that's it !But no, truly, collections are really useful. You can concentrate a great amount of good images, those you like or those you want to share with other users. Because there are so many pictures in Dreamstime, you can't always find the one you're searching for. With collections, people can use themes that could interest you and it becomes fast... continue reading


Hello everyone !I thought of opening my own website to show my paintings and photomanipulationsI would like some tips or experiences that you could have done when trying to open your site. Actually, I've registered to a free hosting service (since I don't have money to pay the hosting every month...). My site can be found at the following link :but it's still under construction).Anyway, have you a website yourself ? Tell me what do you think of free hosting... continue reading

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