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The Impossible Dream?

Today was a milestone for me—10,000 sales.So, I feel like celebrating and sharing my news. In the early years, I never thought it possible to reach such a milestone.It was my impossible dream.Living a dream is not easy.It takes hard work and perseveranceAnd the nature of the business has changed.But I am still thrilled that every day someone wants to purchase one of my photos.It is exciting to see my images on book covers, in popular travel books, and on important websites.... continue reading

Travel Blog: West Virginia, Part One

My little family and I just returned home from a two week vacation in West Virginia. My father (and his father, and his father, and... well, you get the idea) is from West Virginia, and my sister lives there also. Although the trip was mostly about seeing my family, who I hadn't seen in a good three years, I also took the opportunity to take plenty of pictures.Since there are so many pictures, and so much that we did, I've decided to split the blog up into two parts. This travel blog is about... continue reading

Gran Canaria in three days (Part 1: Las Palmas de Gran Canaria)

Gran Canaria in 3 days (Part 1: Las Palmas de Gran Canaria)Hello everyone, this is my first ever article on a blog, so I hope it will be ok.Me and my wife visited Gran Canaria (one of Canary Islands that are part of Spain) a couple of weeks ago, we spent just 1 week there, but the island is so great for sightseeing that I decided to write a short guide for those of you who want to see as much as possible for 3 days, and still have some time to relax on the beach, at the pool or get crazy in... continue reading

Morning walk in Stockholm

On a recent business trip to Stockholm, the capital of Sweden, I had brought my camera in the hope that there would be an opportunity for some sightseeing. I was only in Stockholm for three days but the weather was excellent during my stay with temperatures of approx. 18 degrees Celsius despite it was early spring. People acted as it was the first day of summer and there was a nice a friendly atmosphere all over the city. As the weather forecast for my last day in Stockholm also looked... continue reading

The camera can create amazing images, even for the visually impaired

We all can attest to the beauty that the camera allows us to reproduce, just look over the hundreds of thousands of images you all have contributed here on Dreamstime. We can find photos of beautiful people, colorful flowers, spectacular sunsets, mouth watering food and so much more.Something many of us take for granted.There are many people, unfortunately who are unable to have these experiences because of a visual impairment.I for one, would be without the detail of the world if it were not... continue reading

NEWBIE!

>Hey All! I'm new to Dreamstime and Stock Photography in general, I have already had a handful of random images accepted, and am simply looking for insight into how I can get more exposure and hopefully more sales. I have been taking photos for 2 decades and take great pride in my work, please let me know what you think of what I have so far, good and bad, I can take it!Also, most of my travel images are from when I was shooting for pure enjoyment with no foresight that I would ever use these images... continue reading

Oman - Desert Adventure

Hello out there!Long time has gone since my last blog article. So, today I would like to share some experiences I made in Sultanate of Oman last November.First, one can find Sultanate of Oman on the east side of the Arabic Peninsula; it has land borders with Yemen in the south-west, Saudiarabia and United Arab Emirates in the north-west and north-east one can find the Gulf of Oman, and the Arabic Sea is lies of Oman. The exclave of Musandam is a peninsula in the far north of Oman and separated... continue reading

New to Dreamstime

I am new to Dreamstime -- just had my first batch of photos approved.I am looking for insight as to what to do to sell photos -- actually any tips would help and what sells the best or most. Thanks for taking the time to read this and take a look at my first batch of photos.M A   continue reading

Prague tips

If you have been there, I am sure that you had seen Prague castle, Charles Bridge, Olt town square and National museum.But Prague isn't just this most famous sights.I live in Prague for five years now, and I explore new interesting placesevery day.New Worldwas found in 14th century by king Charles IV. beside Prague castle for castle servants.There are serpentine lines, small houses and minimum of tourists. It is one of the most picturesqueand romantic place in Prague.... continue reading

Illustrated poem

Hello all!Here is a poem from the French writer Boris Vian, that I really like and I had the pleasure to translate here and illustrate with Dreamstime pictures.It's about the simple and beautiful things life offers us to see.I hope you like it too, and it gives you happiness and inspiration in your everyday life and shots!- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -Why I LiveWhy is that I liveWhy is that I liveFor the yellow legOf a blond womanLeaning on the wallUnder the... continue reading

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