This is a tutorial on how to sharpen a slightly out-of-focus image WITHOUT increasing noise.If you have an image that's just slightly out-of-focus, and you try to sharpen it by just using the standard 'sharpen' filter in Photoshop, then the result is often not very good as it will also increase any 'noise' that may be present in the image.This is especially true of images that are high contrast and have been shot in low light levels with a high ISO setting.... continue reading
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I will give my perspective on social media sites and increasing visibility to your images.While we all know that more views does not actually lead to more sales, using social media will get your images out on the web.Take for example, Twitter, if you tweet your image and it is re-tweeted to others (ie. followers of your followers), this may lead to a sale.As you are followed on Twitter by people, this may lead to more followers, increasing your exposure.I have taken a lot of Buddhism based... continue reading
While in the past I have written blogs that help provide some thought provoking subjects to help the photographer look at things differently or to offer an engaging topic, this time, however, my article will look at the beauty and uniqueness of Asia.For those in the western world who have not been to Asia, each country is quite unique in their food, culture, people and architecture.The one commonality between them is these cultures and countries are different from the West.While some can say... continue reading
Hello all DT friends..This is my first blog and my apologies to taking so much time to write first blog article.So yes.. I had my first sale in..07/20/2013 for this image..Thanks lot for buyers. :)I had upto 9 sales upto now.Will share more information..Thanks all. continue reading
I started with Dreamstime in July 2011.After years of putting serious photography on the back burner as we raised our son, the purchase of my first serious digital camera lead me to micro-stock and the possibilities of turning a passion into income.At first my acceptance rate was abysmal -somewhere in 30% range. But by September my acceptance rate jump to 50% and kept climbing all the while my output increased.This month I had a personal record number uploads (over 90) and enjoyed an acceptance... continue reading
Funny 'ol month. I have been with Dreamstime for a number of years, well actually I have had an account with them and very very few images. In February I made a decision to start uploading a few more. Now for reasons I am yet to discover this month has been in perspective a bit mad. I started off the month with 60'ish images, now I have shoehorned a few more past QC I am up to a grand total of 71 in my portfolio.Of more interest to me is that 10 sales have been made this month so far, I think for... continue reading
When I started submitting images my acceptance went to 0%.Since English is not my native language, I have to do great efforts writing keywords.Step by step my acceptance is increasing, today is 40%. Besides I have reached 100 uploads.The good news is that images are a universal language.Thanks to DT I have better understanding of stock market.Thanks to every fellow sharing your knowledge continue reading
Thinking of new year 2010, I wish my sales will increase to $10 per days :)from dreamstime.This is the point : When i can make $1 a day, of course i can make $10 or more a day. First step is upload more image and promote it to the website, then wait for the result...Happy New Year 2010.... continue reading
One of the largest topics on news broadcasts lately everywhere is the financial crisis or credit crisis.It has lead to extreme market volatility and market upswings and downswings.Some people are losing lots of equity, whiles others are trying to capture it and get things at a bargain.Now regardless of what your theory is in investing.Whether you are putting your money in a secure bond or value investing.One things for sure, you can use the current market right now to increase your earnings... continue reading
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