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Earning from Garbage in India

Its truly said one person's garbage is other person's treasure .In every aspect socially,economically and politically India is diversified. On one hand people have bunglow to sleep on the other hand other's have public park to sleep. luxury cars are cruising Indian highways , to contrary some do not even have footwear . Poverty stuck families are still engaged in rag picking , begging other meager jobs. Despite privatization of health , education and social sector children are... continue reading

Labor day collection

Hi all!Seems like it would be good to have an easy place for designers to find pictures celebrating American workers with Labor Day approaching, so I have started a new collection.I am looking for images of people actually working, not posed in front of equipment and nothing with no people.Please check your ports and let me know if you have something suitable.Pictures of mature adullts doing manual labor are especially invited because they are hard to find.Here are a couple of mine that... continue reading

Survival Via Collaboration

For the most individual photographers and graphic designers their future in micro-stock industry appears to be grim. The math is rather simple - the number of customers is likely to grow much slower than the number of available images - so the income for average contributor will get diluted more and more. What makes matter worse for American contributors is the fact that their foreign (particularly Easter European) counterparts can survive as full-time photographers / graphic designers on fraction... continue reading

Get some Props and have at it!

I recently purchased a bunch of medical laboratory props and have shot some pictures for my stock portfolio here on dreamstime.So without further ado here they are.For these I added some fake blood that I got last halloweenAnd these are some USA patriotic themed lab shots. continue reading

Babies

This post is dedicated to my newborn Michael, who was born yesterday on 22/11/09.I haven't signed him on model release yet, but his sister has bunch of photos on DT.From Ultrasound to first moments alive, through growing up, babies create endless opportunities to stock photography.and guess what, these photos sell.Well, here are couple of tips about this exciting topic:1.The easiest subject is to shoot your own child- Leaving privacy issues aside.2. always seek eyes level, if it means... continue reading

Show us your workplace

There are lots of interesting things right around us. We usually don't notice it because we got used to all these common things. But if we give everything that surrounds us a fresh look, we can make lots of photos that would be of interest to other people.I'm a postgraduate student, a geneticist and work in a lab. So I decided to make best of what I see at my workplace every day.All these bottles, flasks, test-tubes, chemicals...I began making shots a couple of weeks ago and now finally have... continue reading

Photographers of the world: Let's be all stars! (or a funny way to promote each other)

Hi all! In my previous post I shared with all of you a video I created with Animoto.Well, I've just had an idea. Wouldn't it be cool if up to 80 of us (that's the number of pictures that fit in a average length song) appeared together in a video, doing what we like the most (taking pictures).We could show our family, friends, or even our potential customers -through our websites or demo cd's- how are we when we get our hands dirty ;) Every picture could attach a flag of our country and/or... continue reading

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