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inspired by LARP (Live Action Role Play)

(first; sorry for my english ;))One of my Hobbys is playing LARP (Live Action Role Play)Many people don`t know this kind of game, others think, there is only Fantasy-LARP. But there is much more ;)I prefere science-fiction and sometimes Horror-LARPs.One of my favorite things is also creating the Clothes for the Character i have to play and decorating the locations.Sometimes i get inspired to do some 3D-Artwork with the Theme of the LARP.For example:    NewYear 2012 i... continue reading

7 Tips for Taking Better Sports Action Shots

Mastering sports photography and action shots in general can be a frustrating task. With moving targets, sometimes less-than-ideal lighting conditions, and money shots that only last for a split second before they disappear, action photography is really challenging.Here are some pointers to help you master these shots! Know How to Use Your FlashGenerally, if you’re outside, using your flash will do nothing for you except kill your batteries. If you’re at a daylong event or even... continue reading

The ART of Motion

I love living an active life!Mountaineering, running, mountain biking and everyday life are interesting to me.The enjoyment comes from living and doing rather than just sitting back and watching.I try to convey the ART of Motion in many of my photographs.Some of these have become good sellers of stock.To me they are much more fun to create than just shooting static images.Here are a few of my images that convey the ART of Motion:           ... continue reading

Action Photography - IS or not to IS?

Action photography can include photographing and freezing the motion of anything that moves – and moves fast. There are plenty of situations that can come under the category of high speed action photography like sports and bird-in-flight situations, even rock concerts in dim light where the artists move at appreciably high speed. You may have heard that you do not need IS when working at fast shutter speeds.Does IS even matter when shooting at very fast shutter speeds?This article... continue reading

My First Sale!!!!!!

This is my first sale in Dreamstime.com. The is a photo of an egret catching fish.click here to view the photo continue reading

Go where the action is

Stock photography is used in so many applications, we see images everywhere we look. For those of us in the business, we can hire models, have state of the art studios, or travel all over the world.or...we can go where the action is.In my part of the US, there is a lot of sports all year long to photograph.For me, photography is the by product of my and Gary's adventure weekends. and often, its the thought of getting out of the house FOR stock that gets us off the sofa and out the... continue reading

Nice photo's for my international shops

I have shops in 5 languages. It is important not to have to many text (too much translation effort). So photographs are very important. Although we put a lot of effort in making nice photo's for our site, it it still difficult and cost a lost of time.Dreamtime is a excellent alterative. Nice photographs on all kind of topics. Although I had some troubles finding nice pictures of Mexican hammocks. But I found one.See the photo's on the sites ofIcolori.Italy : Amaca, France : Hamac, Germany... continue reading

Summer fun

Recently I picked up a used telephoto zoom for my Olympus OM-D.The zoom is designed for the older four thirds dSLR mounts, and as a result doesn't really work very well for Autofocus (until someone releases a micro four thirds phase detect AF sensor).However, the OM-D body does offer a very usable magnification assist for manual focus.I found it quite easy to use, and was able to get some shots of the kids boogie boarding on our summer holiday.My technique was to be a bit predictive,... continue reading

My picture just used as the background on Al Jazeera!!!

Oh my goodness, I'm so excited I'm just about to drop!I was just watching Al Jazeera International and my image was used in a background!Oh wow, I'm so excited I think I might BUST!!!Thank you, Dreamstime, thank you, thank you!!!! continue reading

Nice find

Hi folks,I just found a website that uses many DT-pictures..NICE FINDI just would like to share...Have a good time :-) continue reading

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