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What’s up with Growing Up?

My grandmother was born in central Minnesota and when the flu epidemics hit in the 1900’s, both of her parents died. My grandmother and her brothers and sisters were then put into an orphanage because there weren’t any other family members to take the children. When people would come to see my grandmother for possible adoption, my grandmother would either bite them or she would run away.When Olaf came to the orphanage, my grandmother liked him and said, “Wouldn’t you like to take a nice... continue reading

Personal record picture sell after 2 days and 97 uploads

 only two days Yoohooo!!!!some of my personal favorites    continue reading

Growing up in Newport Beach, CA

I grew up in Newport Beach California graduated Corona Del Mar High School in 1984. I miss it - the energy the beaches the business the beauty. Back then we had film only, we waited at least 2 weeks for our pictures after paying $20.00 we would sit on the curb outside the little Kodak House and look at them slowly. Many were bad or you missed the shot or you forgot what you wanted to take a picture of because it was 2 or 3 weeks ago!I took this image while on a visit down south with film at sunset... continue reading

Growing Model

  My new model at 10 weeks old, a cute fluffy buddle of fun. Now he is 15 months old, still cute (well I think so) much bigger and still a lot of fun. Had hoped to get several images of him online but so difficult to capture him as he is always moving plus not all of my images are suitable stock photos and there are just so many already out there.  He loves chasing bubbles and was pleased to capture this one and it be accepted too. Will have to follow him around with my camera in hand more. Helpful... continue reading

Trapped inside: How cabin fever caused me to expand my photography

 With snow and extreme cold weather still pummeling the Northeast, there is not much to do but stay inside these days.Unfortunately, this prevents me from photographing one of my favorite subjects -- landscape and nature (as saturated as it is in microstock, I know!)As an amateur photographer, primarily to microstock, this has allowed me to explore areas of photography I am less familiar with and spend less time photographing.It has allowed me to appreciate the beauty of things around... continue reading

Cannabis Photography a Growing Field

Cannabis legalization has opened new unique jobs for both photographers and small business owners, With this new jobs are being created that are proving to be a great boom to the wallets of many. One field that hasn't been getting too much attention has been cannabis photography. With more business opening up the need to have proper unique photographs to promote these businesses is only going to grow as this new form of legislation continues to gain momentum.While journalist have always been... continue reading

My approval rate is growing

 Finally I reached a approval rate of > 90% in Q4-2014. It feel so good, to see that the quality of my photographs are improving. Next goal is to reach more sales and upload more frequent photographs. continue reading

New on Dreamstime

Hey everyone, I just wanted to take this opportunity to introduce myself; my name is Sam and I live in Dubai. Love to travel and explore and I have always loved documenting my journeys! Having a big database of pictures I thought that doing something with my photography would be the logical next step and stock photos seemed to be perfect! Full of confidence I started my first upload… and it is harder than I thought! Pictures being rejected for lighting or lens quality had me baffled at first but... continue reading

200 Pictures, next step! A little Milestone...

Hi Picture-freaks:Finally:200 Pictures On-line, 5 months of Picture taking and learning.It took some time , hard work and devotion is a must have in this business...But I simply Love it and will not ever stop producing images with my left eye...Picture number 200 talks about devoted climbers, we do not have mountains in this region so a lot of passionate climbers train indoor. I made a little series for Dreamstime and all the pictures are on-line... These are a bunch of Strong people,... continue reading

Change in time

It´s fascinating to watch children grow. First model I have get almost before 4 years. My first model was a girl around five years old. Now she´s over eight years old and she growed realy much. She´s still my model. For sure you´ll gess right which one photo is the older one :-). continue reading

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