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How to create modern abstract backgrounds

Hello, Dreamstimers! :)I decide to share my experience in Dreamstime and how I do my best selling backgrounds.I joined in Dreamstime in July 26, 2009 and in the first year I really didn't know what I needed to do to create best selling images.First thing I understood in stock industry was to create somethinguseful that a lot of clients could use it for their needs.Okay, at this point I decided to create abstract backgrounds with:1) attention to detail2) keep large resolution... continue reading

Ice and Flames - My First Sold Photo

This photo was the first photo that I have uploaded, it had good impact and it was bought fast.   I am happy about that and it made me confident. I thought of duality as the theme, ice and fire, really caught my attention.I put some ice cubes and water, in several glasses and after it was frozen I set up some black board background and for the flame I used hand gel on cotton.Meanwhile, a bit of ice melt and this gave me a bit of reflection. It was quite easy to do it and I made... continue reading

How to photograph flames like in the Olympic Torch Relay.

With the Olympic Torch Relay underway for the 2014 Sochi Olympic Winter Games there will be thousands of photo opportunities. If you are on the route, here's how to plan your best shot.1. Try to pick an early morning or late afternoon time when there will be a good contrast between the flame and the rest of the scene. In the photos here, I took the pictures of the 2010 Canadian Olympic Torch Relay just at dusk on the first day of the relay in Victoria, British Columbia.2. Try for a fast shutter... continue reading

6 days between approval and the 1st sale

I have read stories on downloads that had been happened in a couple of hours after approval. Nothing of the kind happened to me, so far. My record is 6 days between approval and first sale. It took place today. Here is the image: continue reading

A little more of romance

Hello!Sometimes in life there are moments that we feel more romantic...and what better way to express it, of a candle that illuminates the darkness of a room? :-) continue reading

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