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Haunting and haunted locations for photography

We're getting closer to that spooky night of the year when they say the dead walk the earth and all sort of supernatural, spine-chilling phenomena occur. Most of you will probably grab their cameras. Experienced photostockers will always try to shoot the best of the worst or scariest circumstances so if you're not really afraid of poltergeist activity, demons, witches, zombies and other creatures you may sight on Halloween, we'll show you some spectacular haunting places you can use for terrifying... continue reading

Personal Best

Individual, recreational sports offer distraction from day to day stress and provide unlimited shooting opportunities. Engaging images of healthy activities and individuals competing with themselves to improve their skills and prowess are effective for a wide range of users of photography and illustration. A focused swimmer, bicyclist or climber evokes the notions of determination, success, failure, striving, achievement and health. Each of these words often accompanies a graphic in promotions, reviews... continue reading

Changing

A widely distributed video produced by a soap company shows that some long necked, wide-eyed beauties aren’t necessarily that way because of exalted strands of DNA. Go here to see how expert makeup and the judicious use of PhotoShop can transform a merely pretty woman into a supermodel. There are some tips there that you can put into your own bag of tricks.Speaking of tricks and changes…brings to mind ‘trick or treat’ and the seasonal change going on outside. If you tire of transforming your... continue reading

The Greatest Sale of the Year for Stock Photographers

The food has all been eaten, the relatives have gone home and kids have been put to bed.The holiday is over for another year, and it’s now time to turn your attention to the biggest shopping event of the season. No, I’m not talking about Black Friday sales after the Thanksgiving holiday.If you are interested in shooting stock photography, the holiday sales to keep an eye on are the ones on the day after Halloween!Think about what stock photography is all about.It’s not just... continue reading

Superstar of the Woods

 I believe we can all agree that the Fly Agaric (Amanita Muscaria) is, by far, the most recognizable mushroom in the world. It is the Poster-boy for trouble, the Icon for poisonous mushrooms.However, not many people know that it's widely consumed throughout the northern hemisphere, especially in northern Europe and Asia. A simple 30 minute parboiling turns this unmistakable red warning sign into a delicious food.So why is it that a perfectly edible mushroom is the cover face for the bad... continue reading

Step Up to a Mid Year Challenge

Happy Mid Year!We’ve reached the half way point of the calendar year.We are exactly half of the way through 2017, or we have half of 2017 to go, depending on your outlook on life.     Are you a little worn out from staying up late to ring in the Mid Year last night?Probably not.After all, Mid Year’s Eve isn’t observed with quite the same enthusiasm as New Year’s Eve.But Mid Year’s Day can be as important a holiday as New Year’s Day.Maybe even more so.Think... continue reading

Crossing the 30 images with textures, home decor and landscape

Hi all,Hope you are all well,Lately I'v been shooting some more textures, home decor and landscape. Doing that was really fun and challenging at the same time, and really hoping they came out good. I just crossed the 30's uploads, and I'm starting to boost it more.The landscape images were taken at the Dead Sea, Israel. I have to tell you that if you get a chance to travel here you should take a tour to the lowest place on earth. Over there await for you interesting and beautiful nature... continue reading

55 IMAGES ONLINE 1 SALE

Joined Dreamstime in August 2016 and just made my first sale with 55 images approved. As a novice in photography this has motivated me even more and has seen my photography improving with each day all this made possible by dreamstime constructive review of my images. My target is now to have 100 images online before end of January.      continue reading

50 sold

After two years I've reached 50 sold photos of 850 accepted. Honestly, I expected more when I became a contributor. It is obvious that it takes far more effort for a good result. My involvement and expectations are now higher. I am sure that the reason for the high criteria is a growing influx of very good photographers, which for newcomers should be an additional challenge.       continue reading

Happy Halloween!

Some of you guys probably celebrated halloween last week but in other parts of the world, i.e. in Sweden, it is celebrated today!Lets hope this guy didn't/won't visit you for halloween!  continue reading

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