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Tip of the week: How to fill in relevant image info

If you upload your images to Dreamstime, then you should know that it's more than just the photo album you show to your friends or the stuff you upload on social media sites. Some of your images are getting accepted, some are refused for some reasons. And it's great to have files in your portfolio but do you think about the information you provide for them? Do you sometimes try to search your images or other peoples' images? What words do you use to find them? I won't write... continue reading

My two-week trip to Sri Lanka in search of excellent shots

Finally, I have of long-awaited vacation. My plane lands. Backpack in the trunk cars. The camera on the seat next to.I can will go to the road.To meet a variety of the adventure, new impressions, interesting acquaintances, and all that can be seen, to hear, to feel , i can capture it in the camera lens, fix the moment of the present here and now. How will I look for interesting stories for great shots on the road? I do not know exactly, but I do know that by aiming the camera at interesting... continue reading

How and where to find suitable models for stock photography

Of course, as soon as you want to do stock photos with people, you also need suitable people or photo models for it. They need to be able to bring their desired role as authentically and naturally as possible. For an inexperienced stock photo or photo producer, this can be a real challenge. Therefore, I would like to show here today the possibilities, where and how to find suitable models for stock photography. 1. Private environmentIf you have suitable people in the private sphere that could be considered... continue reading

Thoughts on the Getty Images deal with Google

Following the Google Images layout changes made a few years ago, changes that we addressedhere, the erosion of commercial photography has continued. In a nutshell, whenever someone clicked on 'View image,' this action would actually load the image rather than the page that used the image or the original source page. As immediate results, piracy has found an excuse and unintentional usage of unlicensed content has flourished, with more people downloading images found with Google image... 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

Why Use Dreamstime Legal Photos vs. Pull Photos from Search Engines?

Topic today : Why use legal, licensed images from Dreamstime vs. pulling from a search engine or social media?  Did you think that? Why we don't use any photos we want from Google search engines or from Pinterest like social medias?Here's the reasons that you may know or might know :1. Free Photos Are EverywhereIf you're using free photos from search engines such as Google, let's imagine. You're preparing to make a travel advertisement on your local TV channels. You make it and sent... continue reading

5 More Ways to Find the Perfect Image for your Next Project

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” said Alice to the Cheshire Cat.“That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,” said the Cat.“I don’t much care where–” said Alice.“Then it doesn’t matter which way you go,” said the Cat.“–so long as I get SOMEWHERE,” Alice added as an explanation.“Oh, you’re sure to do that,” said the Cat, “if you only walk long enough.”Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland   5 Tips to... continue reading

Exclusive contributor sales vs non-exclusive contributor sales

till now have 152 image online 11 salesif your client buys SR-EL license then you have to remove your image within 72 hours from your portfolio but if not get SR-EL sales then your same image can give you more income for long term.Advice from myself personally want to request you go for exclusivity if have low time and unable to handle more than 1 agency ,if you work more than 1 agency then {your time+ data uploading cost+ internet cost+ time for title, keyword and description+ review time+... continue reading

Have Camera, Will Travel!

I suspect that I am like most of the contributors to Dreamstime- not a photography professional (where photography is how I make a living), but a hobbyist who does this as a creative outlet on the side of my normal life and job.My actual profession sometimes requires a substantial amount of travel, most of which is NOT to places that would normally be considered exciting or exotic.In the past, I looked at “work travel” as something to be endured.I’m not sure exactly when my perspective... continue reading

5 Tips to Finding the Perfect Image for Your Project

46 million and counting.That’s the number of images and videos available in dreamstime’s database today.So how, with all this fabulous selection, do you find the one image that is ideal for your next project?Whether you are a newcomer to the site, or are just looking for some new tips to help with your searches, here are 5 ways to get you started towards finding that perfect image.   1.Words Matter.Keywords, that is.Sometime your mind’s eye is clear on the image that... continue reading

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