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Commercial vs Editorial: why limit yourself?

Stock photography has long been regarded as commercial-oriented content, intended for ads and all sort of advertising related materials. And it’s true, most of the buyers are using stock images in commercial purposes, meaning that, in order to comply with the laws, there are a number of limitations to what you can and what you can’t sell as stock. However, creativity and limitations don’t go really well together. Yes, you should avoid copyrighted elements and have a model release for each visible... continue reading

Nitrous Oxide and Cheeseburgers

So as I sat in my dentist chair for a root canal an hour of torture brought on by countless, gumdrops, peppermints, and licorice in my youth, I settled back into my chair and put my life and my bad tooth in the complete trust of my dentist a beautiful woman aged about thirty who looked more like a homecoming Queen than a dentist. As the Nitrous Oxide began to flow I remember listening to Ed Sheeran's "If you hurt me, thats ok baby" and thought how ironic, now firmly in the grasp of... continue reading

Artwork for "Full-Bleed" Commercial Printing

What is it?"Bleed" is a term used to describe printing that goes all the way to the edge of the paper... with no blank margin area.Document SizeTo set up artwork for a bleed, you must make the artwork larger than the item you wish to have printed. In most cases, 1/8" larger on all sides is sufficient.Example: For a standard 4x6 postcard to be printed with a bleed you will need to set the document size to 4.25" x 6.25". This is arrived at from 4" finish size + 1/8"... continue reading

Hope to sell more in 2017

THE 2000TH SALE TODAY.New little milestone.THE 1000TH sale on 25th of January, 2016.Just a year ago.Under the guidance of my friend Mr. Gao, I registered DT account in May 2013. Bulkimages upload from November 2014.Became an exclusive Dreamstime contributor in January, 2015.After becoming exclusive, sales increased significantly.Sales began to decline in May 2016 and I expect an increase in sales in 2017.Thank Gao for selfless help. Thank DT.Thank all my buyers.           continue reading

Commercial-style photos

From the simplest but trying to do it as useful and professionally as possible,no need for model release (it is not necessary in this case) because we can not see the face of the model, so everything works faster and simplerAnd the best of everything, the model is me, nobody better than I could know exactly what I look for in each photograph, and it's free, there we go         continue reading

My Very First Blog Entry

Hello,As most of you know. I love taking photos so I decided to return to the uploading my photos on Dreamstime.com.I've been a photographer for most of my life, taking mostly photos of nature and wildlife and people.It'ssite for commercial photographers to upload images that could be used in magazines, tri folds, signs, catalogs, etc.Once someone is interested in uploading one of the images, the owner gets a certain percentage of the royalties, usually a small amount but still a lot of... continue reading

Never give up chasing the light

485 reaching 500, Finally I'm close to 500 uploads, still have pending uploads, After long slow journey and many rejections, I like to say I learned a lot about stock and with the help and support of kind contributors on Dreamtime and your positive comments I was able to be better. If I may say I feel I was able to achieve even a little success, I used to take only artistic photos with textures and blurs sometimes, that was the only kind of photos I was interested in, this kind of photos fit for a... continue reading

PROFESSIONAL CAREER IN PHOTOGRAPHY. JUST A FEW STEPS

Recently I’ve been reading several articles on how famous photographers built their professional careers.I discovered that actually many people took a few very similar steps on their way up to the top.Step one – shooting celebrities (not Hollywood stars Like Brad Pitt, but local theater actors, young singers, teen musical bands etc.). Studio shots and reportages (concert rehearsal, theater piece rehearsals etc.) showing some famous faces can be a good start for the professional photographer... continue reading

At Last! 10,000,000!

After coming close in recent years. On the 29th of December 2014 Alicante airport had its 10,000,000th passenger of the year.When in Spain instead of going to the beach everyday I spend a lot of time standing on a muddy hump near to the airport.It is worth it to see all of the cleverly painted aircraft and the recent new terminal building.           I have arranged all of the photos in a managed collection here.Managed Collection continue reading

1st sale 27-10-2014

Today I am feeling happy because I got my 1st sale @0.42 ,I have 31 file online and joining date March 8, 2014.So my 1st sale come out after 7 months 19 days later.  continue reading

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