10 Things You Can Shoot Right NowLike many other photographers, I’ve had slumps when I felt like I simply ran out of things to shoot. Being in the business of selling stock photos, I realize that having a vast portfolio is key to success. So these ‘shooting slumps’ can be very discouraging. Also, discouraging is seeing some of the spectacular images that other stock photographers are uploading. Seeing magnificent destinations in faraway lands and sleek business concept images with good looking... continue reading
Search results for "10"
If you are new to 3d modelling, you may have an impression of it being a complex and challenging subject to master. Although you can say for some part it is quite a skill, it’s not difficult to get yourself to understand the basics of 3d and start creating your own models. No I will not be going into polygons and anchors, bevels and extrusions or material editors but I am here to give you a head start with 3d in terms of the easiest programs and apps to start with. If you are new and pick up ZBrush... continue reading
I've been lucky enough to shooting travel photography for many years. I found photography and travel are the perfect marriage of two of my favorite things. I've compiled a list of 10 basic tips for folks for are interested in building their travel portfolio. Enjoy~1 - LOOK AROUND. Winning travel photography shots don’t have to be in exclusive exotic locations. You’re on part of the world is a travel location to others. Think about landmarks, historical sites and natural... continue reading
Hello World,just wanted to share my joy of having 2018 images online after the long journey that started in 2008 when I registered here on Dreamstime...My advice would be to never stop, to submit every bit of extra imagery from other photo jobs and to think of Dreamstime as a personal photo diary. Some lessons I've learned:Don't follow trends too much. Have it your way and have fun instead.Experiment - sometimes shots that feel hopeless can sell great in the end.Having many photos rejected... continue reading
Wondering why your clients do not come back with recommendations or more work? Are you unknowingly making the mistakes you shouldn't? Most new or intermediate designers often overstate and under deliver, not being clear about the goals or going overboard with the design. Being inline with client needs, using the right tools, being on time and following up with clients may win you repeat business and reputation, read on to know why.Overpromising and under delivering to your client:Ask any good... continue reading
The year 2017 was not good at all. It was associated with numerous and high-profile cyber-attacks. I hope that 2018 will be a year of change. Due to the high increase of cases of cyber-attacks, many people have wondered whether 2018 will be the year of change. The following are some of the current trends of cybersecurity and `their future predictions.1.Improvement of cybersecurity regulations2018 will be the year where several cybersecurity regulations will be improved. The reality is that the fast... continue reading
Whatever the level of our photographic knowledge and skills, we all like very much using our mobile phones in vast spectrum of situations. Sometimes we get the results we expected, sometimes we are not as satisfied as we wished. With apps that allow us to upload our content immediately to stock agencies, let’s see some tips that will make our mobile photography stand up a bit more from the crowd.1. Use basic compositional rulesThe same principles apply to all photography no matter the equipment... continue reading
To quote a famous saying: “Banners: can’t live with’em, can’t live without’em!”. As an browser you probably wish they sometimes didn’t exist. As a business, however, you can’t have a proper promotional campaign without using them.As is the case for most things in life, the key is keeping a balance. Here are a few tested tips on how to plan and execute well performing banners.1.Clarify your banner’s purposeAre you aiming to promote your brand, sell tickets to a specific event, communicate... continue reading
Resolving to be more productive at work perhaps ranks next to developing an exercise habit and eating more healthy food as resolutions that are easiest to declare but most difficult to actually achieve. Sure, there can be special snowflakes that always manage to get the job done without any distractions. But there is also the rest of us---the easily-distracted, unmotivated, and selectively lazy bunch. Worse, these traits are often associated with those who have desk jobs (i.e. web designers,... continue reading
Maaan, I don't know about you but I love bacon. A bit smoked, a bit crispy, with that gorgeous sound it makes in the pan, bacon has driven many people crazy since the first time it was introduced in the cookery. Now, I know that many nutritionists and doctors are preaching that bacon is unhealthy, but there's this little voice in me that tells me these:1. The asparagus/avocado/green beans/pimientos I'm eating tastes better if it's wrapped in bacon slice. 2. The pea/pumpkin/beans/corn... continue reading
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
Join the discussion in the Dreamstime photography forum. Learn from, and share with, hundreds of professional stock photographers just like you!Photography Forums