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Composition

There are some composition tricks that apply to stock photography specifically. As more and more image use migrates to the web, the old stock photo rule of leaving room for type is becoming less significant. It is becoming replaced with approaches that enhance an image’s visibility at the thumbnail size and on web pages. Images with a square format gain maximum space in returned search results. The space allocated for each individual thumbnail is always large enough to allow for maximum width and... continue reading

Turbo snail

Hi everybody, i want move to you a little question...this image isn't too similar to the new character of upcoming dreamworks movie "Turbo"? I only want to know your opinion about it, thanks. continue reading

TIFF sale...yeeeey :)

I just login today and seen a change in my earnings balance. It is because I have sold my second TIFF image. I remember I was in vineyard while I have taken this TIFF sold photo of old rusty nails. It really feels good when you have a bigger sale then usual. I would like to know where this image will be used. Buyer has used "nails old" keywords to find my image.I got 10$ for this sale, and I feel great, specialy because my last six sales was subscription sales, so this is a boost to my earnings... continue reading

Tip to improve the quality of the image

One of my pictures has been rejected recently due to the following reason:“Please, pay more attention to the skin and fingernail appearance of the model. Skin imperfections need to be corrected in post-processing in an unnoticeable way. When the model's hands are visible, ensure that the fingernails (and the skin around them) are aesthetically appealing”.It’s was funny. But it is a good lesson.Thanks to Dreamstime this person gets a free manicure: continue reading

The thumbnail effect on successful sales

The thumbnail size is a very important factor to consider in your microstock strategy.If you look at your images at the thumbnail size, compared with all the others on the page, you will guess at once if your image is going to be a good seller.It stands out? The main subject is easily recognizable? The colors are saturated and bright? Simply answering to yourself those questions may improve a lot your sales.For more about this topic and other beginners advices on microstock, you can also... continue reading

Impact and color

I decided recently that I needed some dramatic shots that catch the eye in my portfolio.I keep reading that bright colors and eye catching thumbnails are the way to go.So on a recent family holiday I shot some pictures with this purpose in mind.Here are some of the results:I'm happy to report that within days of uploading I'm seeing some sales of these!As well, making marginal light shots into silhouettes dramatically improved their appeal.Hope you like them... continue reading

Learned A Very Good Lesson From A Snail Early On In Life

Every time I see a new thread pop up about it taking too long for pictures to be approved I get this song going through my head from when I was a child.I am now in my 30's and I still remember life lessons that I learned through songs.The song that keeps on popping up in my head dealt with a snail named Herbert which he sang a song called "Have Patience"."have patience, have patience. don’t be in such a hurry. when you get impatient, you only start to worry. remember, remember, that god... continue reading

my first Editors' choice

I am feeling so good, because my on-line photos has been increased from 37 to 46, we are so exciting, at then, we found another thing which was more exciting than this one, we found we had a photo has been choiced by the editor, and already taken it on the home page, this photo is one of all my on-line photos which was upload at lastest, and the views has already more than 110, more than all of my on-line photos. In all of our on-line photographs of the snail's, this is not the most favored one, the... continue reading

flies and snails

In fact, I do not like flies or snails, but I could not find any butterflies or dragonflies. Flies was so ugly no matter when and where I have looked at, but the sails, more looky and more cute.It was rain in the morning of the day, in the afternoon it had a good sunshine, we had take a long time to found a snail, I held it in my hands as a baby and put it on a rosebush and camera to it, it was not cooperate, just put it on the leaf surface and then he climbed up to another face as soon as, of course,... continue reading

Discover a nail polish expert

Have you know that Dreamstime is an expert on plastic nail and specialized in the manufacturing and decorating of jars and containers for the cosmetic industry and business.Photos of nail polish and injectionsPhotos of colored nails in businessAll for us girls.Ania continue reading

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