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Still life and home design... who's into it?

Hello dear people,I really love still life and the way it combined with home styling and home decor.I just had a very nice experience trying to photograph some of this great stuff, and think about the way people can use these images and ideas... well... that's a challenge.Here are some images you may like. I had a great time taking them...Thanks, and see ya next timeRoieGlasses with seashells and grey smooth stones: An enlargement of nice seashells in a bowl: A bowl... continue reading

My Favorite Editorials

We all try so hard to exclude people and trademarks from our images but some of my favorite shots are editorials and sell to those who just want them for their own photos albums.Here are a couple of my favorites.    continue reading

Four years of DSLR photography and still counting...

Dear Readers,I am newbie in Dreamstime. I joined around two weeks or so ago. Currently four photographs of mine had been accepted and another one is in review.I have been using a Nikon D3000 with the kit lens since December 2011. I am an amateur photographer at the moment. Sadly I have not upgraded my DSLR as well as my lens due to financial constraints. Nevertheless I am still able to click some good photos every now and then. Right now I am thinking of getting a Nikon 50mm f/1.8G along with... continue reading

Why are People Still Drawn to the Black and White Image?

 There’s something about black and white images that makes them powerful, interesting and almost more expressive than color photos. One might have assumed, back when color photos were first developed, that black and white images would slowly turn into a relic from a time when imaging technology was in its infancy. After all, color brings a whole new dimension to photography.However, as the years went by, black and white photography didn’t disappear. Instead, these monochrome images have... continue reading

Rural life

Rural villages, rustic homes, mountain villages, ancient lowland farms have a special charm. It's like they retain the time spent. They are like a living picture of the lives of the generations of yore. In the buildings, walls, doors, and in every single detail there is the soul of what is old.  The poverty of color, in these places, also suggests, for shooting, the use of black and white. Even the retrò style (sepia) can allow great photographs. But it is equally interesting... continue reading

You Can Still Become A Good Contributor!

Well, as you all know that to become a well known contributor on any stock photography site around the net is like dream comes true for many of us here, but this is also an undeniable fact that without having good gadgets or equipments related to photography is simply impossible and one of those important equipments is Camera, yeah you heard me absolutely right.You don't really need to worry because you can still become a great contributor here on Dreamstime even if you don't own a camera.... continue reading

I started to change my mind

After a month I topsheet and found creative class scenery photos, sales is not good, it may be my picture looks poorly in general, may be customers do not need, it could be that they did not find, so I tried to upload some editorial photos, including photos now see the stage, I would like to try their views or how to sell?Then, I think the next step to shoot some still life photos, but I really was not ready! Just had this idea, and I hope that this master of friends to give continue reading

Not even uploaded my complete portfolio, still I have already 3 sales!

Hello everybody,I'm a Dutch photographer. For the past I've worked mostly on commission as a sports, travel, nature and studio photographer before I got sucked into the corporate life. Now I'm trying to get back to photography and writing.I'm started uploading the pics from my portfolio which I thought were good for RF. Well, most of my pics haven't even been approved or uploaded yet (now have 25 online) and I already have sold THREE shots, the best-selling shown above (giving me $ 5,00)!... continue reading

2000 dollars and still loyal :)

Hello Dreamstimers,It’s a long time since I wrote my last blog. But a have a excuse, my life changed a little bit, a little bit means I changed my job, my apartment, everything :)But I did not quit Dreamstime, I continued to upload pictures, the sales continued so I am happy that I reached almost 2000 dollars and 1070 downloads with only 402 pictures online.Both me and my wife are participating actively in taking pictures and upload them to DT, so the money are used in family purposes... continue reading

My first 100 $

Hi DT people,Last week my earnings balance has reached 100 $... A new milestone...Now, I want buy a still life table with DT money...Good Luck continue reading

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