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Honesty

We move along and take pictures, as amateurs and professionals. Some enjoy the moment, while giving the content within the frame much thought, and others do it as a habit and such has currently become a trend.Acting and believing the act, that's what photo making seems to be heading towards. The largest growing hobby due to ease of reach to equipment and their complementary enhancements ... now everyone is a photographer; how do i know i'm good at it? well i get likes and shares :). A photo with... continue reading

Rules of the supermarket

This article is not about supermarkets. It’s about stock photography and how to sell more images. But first, a few words about supermarkets:  A century old business modelThe concept of supermarket, in its various forms, appeared about a hundred years ago. It generally consists in a self-service grocery store, where shelves are stocked at night, so the customers can choose the goods by themselves the following day, add them to a cart and pay for them at the exit. Seems familiar?The... continue reading

Respect the wildlife

Travelling trough animal kingdom , humans are the visitors.Do not feed the animals,You may think you’re doing something nice.The consequences can be tragic. Animals die as a result, and sometimes people do, too. But it also has the potential for causing major problems down the road for the next hiker or photographer who decides to keep their food for themselves.  Allow animals free access to water sources by giving them the buffer space they need to feel secure. Ideally, camps should... continue reading

Arriving at Dreamstime

“You can take moon pictures with it.” Said my friend.That sounded such a cool thing to do. I had never taken a photo of the moon.In fact, I had never even considered the possibility of taking a picture of the moon.For the previous eight years about 90% of the photos I had taken were wobbly one handed snaps of my son alongside associated toys, friends and relations. The other ten percent were indistinguishable blurs. They were all taken on my phone, at a time when phone cameras were not... continue reading

Traveling in China with a fixed-lens camera

My sister started studying in China in 2012 and I had the opportunity to visit her multiple times during her stay there. I always stayed for about a month each time so I can experience closely the culture, people and what interested me most as a photographer - life on the street.        I ditched my DSLR just before my first trip to China for a mirrorless fixed-lens Fuji camera in pursuit of rediscovering my favorite photography genre - street photography. The lenses and the bulky camera... continue reading

600 files online and 35 sales

600, I got to 600 and even better with with 35 sales, it's true that this month of July has been very prolific. To start really a year ago, I am very happy with these statistics and I approach the $ 100, I do not yet understand everything about the amounts of the various purchases, but it does not matter, it works .To celebrate this new milestone, some new photos.See you soon                     continue reading

Extreme Macro Photography

This article is describing the technique I'm using to achieve high quality extreme macro photos, for magnifications beyond 3x, up to 10x (possible up to 20x).This means that the subject frame is between 3 and 20 times smaller than the physical sensor dimensions (i.e. 22.2mm for APS-C).This also means that creatures even below a few millimeters in real life, can almost fill the whole screen, revealing amazing, incredible details, unknown to the naked eye!Here are a few examples:... continue reading

About keywording

Hello Dreamstimers,As you know i wrote already in previous blogs about keywording and the importance of it. The next step to know is how to use your keyword skills in your advantage when it comes to the Google search engine.As you know in Google you can search on image. If you would like to check which photos are available in the internet for example a Volkswagen Golf car people will add the keywords "Volkswagen Golf" in Google images. All images of this car available in the internet will... continue reading

What Is The Best Camera Choice When Travelling On-Board?

 Hello everyone,I have a question. What is the best camera choice when travelling (including on-board)? Compact camera, DSLR, or bridge cameras? (Did you read this article? The question is anent this article : "Travel Photography" Tips)Please not hesitate for leaving a comment (your opinions) about this. If you want to leave a comment, please consider this subjects:1) Easy handling2) Visibility on people (and stewardess!)3) Quality of photos4) Ready for taking photos (speed)... continue reading

Fire destroys buildings in British Columbia

PHOTOGRAPHY AND FIRE TAKES COURAGE AND GUTS AND DO NOT BE AFRAID TO GET OUTSIDE OF YOUR COMFORT ZONE FELLOW PHOTOGRAPHY FRIENDS!HERE IS MY STORY...ABOUT FIRE THIS WEEK......So I had the guts to go up to the fire and security to ask persmission to let me take pictures when the fire was almost contained so the area was still evacuated and they let me enter only because I presented myself professionally I was told. To be a photographer one also must be a negotiator and work as a photo journalist... continue reading

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