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How to Find Great Shots While on the Road: Road swallow

The road stretches to the top of Mount Mashuk, Pyatigorsk, Russia. The element of the road in this place is similar to the outline of a soaring bird in the sky. The picture was taken in the early days of summer, early in the morning, after a good rain. Fresh green grass bursts and - my swallow takes off. In Pyatigorsk, their uncountable number and they are the first who attacked my drone :), protecting their territories. This picture is dedicated to them, swallows.You can see the moment of attack... continue reading

How to Design Calls-to-Action That Get Mouse Buttons Clicking

Welcome to our new monthly blog contest:How to Design Calls-to-Action That Get Mouse Buttons Clicking.We'd be happy to host your tips, tutorials and any special piece of advice about how to design persuasive calls-to-action for any kind of users.You can win $300 (first place), $200 (second place) and $100 (third place) if you tell us how to boost clicks and conversions.Share your vision of the most effective calls-to-action for users that you want... continue reading

How to take better pictures of a butterfly?

First of all, At the intro part I would like to share some essential information about a butterfly so that you could know more better and generate some more interests in them.Butterflies are beautiful insects and there are thousands of species in habitats all over the world, so the capacity to photograph them is endless. Butterflies often have intricate designs on their wings in addition to different color combinations. In order to photograph a butterfly you need the right equipment, plus lots... continue reading

How Not to Miss Shots While On the Road

I'm sure we've all been there, driving down the highway and we see something that strikes our fancy and we say or think to ourselves: "I'll have another or better opportunity at the next pullout".I recently had this experience, and I'm still kicking myself for not pulling over when I wanted to...a couple times.Of course there are those times when it's just not possible or safe to pull over, and I wish I had a camera built into the windshield and the shutter release... continue reading

How to use images without slowing down your website?

Visuals are an important, integrating part of a website. There’s no doubt about it. Valuable content attracts a consistent audience but it performs better when paired with relevant images.84% of marketers are already using visuals in their marketing strategy, especially when it comes to social media. Tweets with visuals, for instance, are reportedly generating 150% more retweets and consequently more traffic than those who are based on just a text message.A Buzzsumo report also states that blog... continue reading

How to Prevent Image Distortions and Noise

In a previous article I explained how to fix image distortions. Which is fine for photographs that have already been taken, but wouldn't it be nice not to have to fix them in the first place, or at least minimize them?Here are some tips on how to do so:1. Use voice activated or remote shutter. A voice activated shutter is the single most important tool in your image distortion prevention arsenal. It can not only prevent distortions but can... continue reading

How to Make a Surreal "Inception-Like" Dreamscape

To be honest, I did not get the opportunity to upload the best of my images on Dreamstime due to lost data in the early 2000s. What I created most when I was learning were, surreal dreamscapes. I was in love with them and while picking up my tablet, the only thing I would like to paint. Since then a more work oriented approach took over, but let me give you an insight into what i feel will help you Make a Surreal "Inception-Like" Dreamscape.Before we dive into the tools and the tips, let... continue reading

How to Find Great Shots While on the Road: Moscow.

I love to travel and often do it.You could say I'm an avid traveler.Most of my photos I took while on the road. Of course I plan my trips and they have a clear destination. And Yes most often I shoot landmarks. This spring we all family traveled to Moscow. It was a one-day trip and we planned to visit the legendary Exhibition of achievements of the national economy and the Pushkin Museum of art.The main attraction of a visit to the legendary VDNCH was last renewed in the Space pavilion.... continue reading

Work Trips - How to combine commute to work with stock photography

I have a job about 45 minutes from home that involves trips to various clients' branches for meetings.I love shooting landscape and nature as well as scenic views in Israel.By taking my camera with I have managed to capture my country and create a unique niche, that has been profitable and has generated nice steady income.I want to suggest couple of things that had helped me to succeed despite the limited free time to photograph between my base and my destinations.1) Plan you route&... continue reading

How to Find Great Shots While on the Road

Research your route and traveling locationIt is always good idea to research the location you are traveling to, but also the route you will be using to get there. Google for landmarks, viewpoints, natural beauties... Because anywhere you go there is something to photograph, but if you don't do your preparations the chances are that you will miss it. And some of them you will surely find on the road to your final destination. One such landmark is popular attraction from the photo below, Drina... continue reading

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