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
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Dear Dreamstimers,I would like to share my experience with new full frame flaghsip from Nikon, model D850. To be honest, full frame isn't my "weapon of choice" due to its price level, weight and size - and it counts lenses also. As almost everyday user of APS-C format DSLR and occasional user of Micro Four Thirds mirrorless cameras i was of course curious where full format is heading. I mentioned tough battle between APS-C and Micro Four Thirds in my previous blog about new mirrorless flagship... continue reading
Joined dreamstime in August 2016 and now decided to take the exclusive route. As an amateur photographer i would say this has been a learning curve for me and i shall continue sharpening my photography skills in this journey with DREAMSTIME. continue reading
I have recently renewed my love of photography, which started when I was a student studying zoology, geology and botany in New Zealand a very long time ago! Using print film was fun but expensive. Like all kiwi graduates, I went travelling and ended up in Sydney, working in the corporate world for many years, photographing holidays but not much else. Then motherhood intervened...Last year I got the use of an iPhone6 for several months, and found how easy it was to take many images and select just... continue reading
In times past i've bought older technology because it was at a more reasonable price.Way back when I was young and single it was never the issue; but family costs come first. I started my DSLR and stock photography images using a Canon 400D which I purchased at a very reasonable price..This Canon gave me an introduction to DSLR and I enjoyed using it. I wanted something a bit more up to date and managed to get a store demo model of a Panasonic G6(before the G7); again at a very reasonable... continue reading
So it's Sunday today and I went out and shot a lot of images yesterday so I'm kind of chilling today pouring over my images and thought wow its been a very long time since I blogged, so upon sitting down in front of my computer I pondered what to blog about.... hmmm.... I could write about how its been three years since I joined Dreamstime and what my experiences have been, but then I thought nawl thats been done plenty and would just be plain boring to read, and then I thought hey write about how... continue reading
I just wanted to say hi everyone. I'm quite new to this whole stock photo thing but I'm looking to hit it running.I've always enjoyed taking photos; one of my proud moments was buying my first 35mm SLR. Not log after that; in the late 90's; I got my first digital camera, a 1.33MP Casio. I thought it was fantastic that I could take an image; then review and delete if no good.. Though I remember that the 4xAA batteries did not last more that 100 images.Since then I had many point and shoot cameras... continue reading
Holla!When i start uploading images to dreamstime it was with a purpose. To change my camera, from Canon 1000D to a Canon 5D classic.After i sold the 1000D took a second hand middle level, the 550D, one year later i sold it and with the money from dreamstime i bought the 5D classic, second one off course.I hope to finish reading the manual in one year and get used to it. Don't give up, i'll go drink some beers and shoot more./cheers continue reading
Not so long ago and Prague visitors today as it did not recognize the streets were moving home. Today, Prague is known for its historic buildings such as the cathedral museum. The most visited site is the Charles Bridge and St. Vitus Cathedral. The streets of Prague is still see old electric. Very crowded locations are on the Vltava river by refraining swans pigeons and gulls. And at night, Prague is a very vibrant city. Traders quite often decorate the premises prior to the store... continue reading
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