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The RGB of it all

Or is it the CYMK? (One matters online; the other in print). Do you dream in color? Did people dream in black and white before the invention of black and white film? If so, how did they know what the world looked like in black and white? When are color photos best and when do black and white images better solve the visual problem at hand? What moods and emotions do colorselicit?Pre-PhotoShop, manipulating color was limited to the photographer’s skill in using filters or other special effects.... continue reading

Analyzing your own porfolio

Hi, guys.I joined Dreamstime from 2010. I can not say i made a fortune. Only $ 1.711.That is about $28,5/month. Hm... you can not feed your family from that money. But, yes, the fault is mine - my portfolio is a small one and i had months with no uploads. So, Dreamstime is not guilty. Anyway, i kept doing it for my pleasure. My wife is pregnant with the second child, so i understood, in a few months i will be the one feeding my family. I am a designer and photography is not my first income source,... continue reading

The Psychology of Color: How to Use Images to Invoke Emotions

What if a single Dreamstime image could sell your content for you?Unfortunately, reality isn't that simple. However, if you're creating a website that relies on photography to support your calls to action, it may be helpful to know which colors are most supportive of your cause.This infographic, titled "The Psychology of Color," details how different colors are often used in marketing to invoke actions or emotions in consumers. When photography in these colors are used... continue reading

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