Except for some early childhood experiments with MS Paint, I never tried illustrating and creative designing seriously until recently. I got a "job" from myself that required me to put as much effort into it as possible. Having no extra money, I had to make my own book cover. I knew I had the creativity, maybe even a basic skill, but no experience. So how should one get started?I will guide you through the steps based on my example:1. Know what you wantThis is easier than it sounds, you... continue reading
Search results for "simple"
A well designed logo paves the way to a successful business, and some of the most well sold illustrations in microstock cater towards the needs of small emerging businesses, small entrepreneurs who can’t afford an expensive logo designer or branding company.The logo is the fundamental graphic element of a brand. It helps to create the identity of the company and must be able to communicate its values and ideals, therefor, if you are designer creating a logo there are a few basic ideas you must keep... continue reading
We all know that design is a very strong way of communication. Clean design is about simplicity and minimalism, but there's a lot more to it than you think. There is no way to separate design and content. So if you already have a great concept it is very helpful to know the golden rules of clean and simple design:Less is BetterThat's the first rule! It's very important but also very difficult. Fussy and overdone is easy to produce, but clear and simple with a good concept just isn... continue reading
22nd May 2017, I got the first photo which is download 100 times. I should say I never guessed it real happened, because when I upload this simple photo, I just love it color as love that summer.That was a hot summer, I drive to outside from my city.My destination is a huge village of flower, I found a lot of flowers, some one bright like the sun, some one pure like the sky, but just these flower like quiet girl dancing in the wind.I did not knew why I take my camera shoot it in that... continue reading
Thanks to a recent blog I read, I have been reviewing my portfolio to analyze selling trends for my images.My best selling images all seem to have the same quality.....Simplicity.The images are uncluttered and simple ideas expressed in a simple way.The first image is an office door entrance. Notice there is nothing distracting in the image, no reflection in the window that draws attention (the angle had to be changed to avoid my portrait in the image), nothing surrounding the doorway,... continue reading
The fireworks are beautiful, they are fun and spectacular. To photograph it takes only little attention and a bit of patience. 1) have a tripod! A good tripod is essential, given the long shutter speeds. Choose a solid model, well balanced with respect to the weight of your camera 2)A long exposure. the shutterspeed should be 10 seconds, the aperture should be a value between f9 and f11. The lowest ISO value, the better. 100 ISO is perfect. 3) Use the surface of the water.... continue reading
Backgrounds and Texture . Take a look at highlights from the simple and plain.These images capture the attention of smart phones and digital cameras and compact source of Shared simple around us. continue reading
As I always have a camera with me wherever I go I am always looking for new things to shoot. Speaking to a designer gave me the idea of simple backgrounds, so now when I am out and about I find myself looking into the sky, puddles, fences and the ground more.Here are some of the results. I have put the backgrounds that I have taken so far into a managed collection here.BackgroundsOnly time will tell how much they are of use to the designers. I hope... continue reading
The best thing about being married to a spouse that cooks, is the ability to snap candid food stocks without seriously investing in it (I elaborate more about it in the original post bellow). In the years since I publish this post, my wife has become a serious cook and pastry chef (in my eyes at least). We have also started a tradition of special meals with close friends of ours, which allow for more special dishes. Even in a restaurant in Rome under artificial light, I was able to... continue reading
This is my very first level 5 sold picture. I took the picture with Sony NEX-5 + kit lens.It is very simple and I think there are many kind of uses for it. So my message here is that simple pictures sell well on Stock photography. Also you would not always need the very best equipment. continue reading
Interact, make friends, share tips and techniques, have fun. Dreamstime wants your ideas and thoughts whether you are a photographer, designer or regular user. Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite images and photographers, post tutorials or simply exchange opinions with your with fellow dreamstimers.
Don't forget words and pictures go great together so make sure you choose some Dreamstime favorite pics to brighten your article. For inspiration, check out the hottest or the most useful blogs on the left.
Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite stock images and photographers
Join the discussion in the Dreamstime photography forum. Learn from, and share with, hundreds of professional stock photographers just like you!Photography Forums