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The I Hate to Keyword Guide to Keywording (part II)

Correct Image Name, Description, Categories and Age of Models.Dreamstime offers a variety of methods to identify the important information in an image. The system provides variety and choice by offering four different means of adding information. These are the Image Name, Description, Categories and Keywords.Here are some tips to entering information that will give you the best success:Overall Impression. First, get a general overall... continue reading

Self-advocacy and rejected images

Self-advocacy refers to an individual’s ability to effectively communicate, convey, negotiate or assert his or her own interests, desires, needs, and rights.It involves making informed decisions and taking responsibility for those decisions. (VanReusen et al., 1994)Over the past two years with DT, I've taken almost all of my rejections laying down, not complaining. However, recently I decided to stand up for my belief in the usefulness of my own images.I shoot mostly editorial type images.... continue reading

Keywording - becoming a buyer

Despite knowing there are plenty of articles already published on this topic, in DT, I just couldn't stop myself from sharing a few points. In my last blog article I wrote this: "If your keywords are not relevant enough your wonderful portfolio is not going to work up to your expectation." Also the same applies on category selection as well.Now it is very easy to repeat these words in various forms but the real issue is how to do it? Well, it depends to a large extent on the flexibility of your... continue reading

Review an old proposal

On December 2008 I made a proposal to promote our best image in 3 categories.As probably there are a lot of new contributors, I would like to remember it.See original blogI wait your contribution. continue reading

Take the time!

As I mentioned in my last blog article > Re-keywording has to be done!, I am re-keywording my images now!I can´t believe which keywords I´ve chosen in the past... :OAnd now this means for me double the work!So, please, don´t make the same mistake as I did! Always take and investigate the time to add precisely Keywords, a good Title & Descrition, and don´t forget to chose the right Categories!!! This is very important, because you can´t change the Categories later!!!Thanks for reading!... continue reading

How to organize portfolio?

Hello everyone.i am relatively new here so I would like some insight about organizing photos. I see you can create collections with your own and images of other contributors. But is there any way you can organize your own portfolio so you can keep track about your own photos? can you create some sort of categories? my portfolio is really small but what when you have hundreds and thousands of images. how do you organize so you don't get lost?i would appreciate any help. continue reading

The Similar Categories Option Is Gone? PLEASE Bring it back.

Today I just noticed that in the unfinished files area there is no more option to choose from previously used categories.It is still available after you click on an image, but that drop down list only shows the last 10.I always found it easier to select multiple images and to categorize the similars that way.Can we get that feature back?Pretty please?It was a huge time saver... continue reading

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