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User Generated Content Expo

Microstock falls into the UGC classification but when one tries to define UGC to someone who has never heard of it, you realize that the designation doesn’t totally apply to Dreamstime. A friend in the industry who works with professional advertising photographers on assignments asked me to explain UGC when she found out I had attended the UCGX in San Jose, CA earlier this week.I said the users of the content also generated it. She replied, “You mean like art directors buy in-house photographer... continue reading

Just Been a Exclusive User in 19 Days with $13.40 Bonus!

Hello everyone!I just been a exclusive user (in only 19 days) with $13.40 upload bonus! Wow! Thanks Dreamstime! I very happy and very excited with this. Thanks for reading!-Muhlis Gürsoy- continue reading

HI THERE !!!

Friends wanted to share with you their success.Finally, I became the exclusive user.And expressed his gratitude to the team DREAMSTIME.  continue reading

DT Numbers of images per user

I admit I'm a numbers person - have been since a very early age. Loved math, love statistics and love sport with statistics.Looking at the Dreamstime numbers at the bottom of the page we have (at the time of typing):29,284,827 images9,744,832 usersAssuming users are all contributors that works out at an average of 3 images per contributor.3 images!Is that all? This seems crazy to me. Why join and not upload?You're not going to make anything from 3 images - or less than... continue reading

Beautiufl UI.

Wow, today then I notice that DT changed new user interface, UI, for each contributors page.I did not know since when it started, anyway it's beautiful. I love it. Thank you DT.    continue reading

Light Diffuser in a pinch

I was in a photo workshop not too long ago and our instructor told us a great idea for creating a light diffuser in a pinch. Basically, take a kleenx and wrap it around your flash and secure with a rubber band. Easy peasy,and it works pretty well. Since I don't have an actual light diffuser yet, I keep these items in my camera bag and it helps when I need it to! For a shoehorn flash, he also said (well washed) plastic milk cartons work well. Simply cut off the spout part enough so it fits over the... continue reading

Advice on Photographs

Looking for advice on my pictures i already have upand whats the best thing to try a sell?I have tried some different things but don't really know what to take/ make so looking for some idea on what sells best or what is selling well. I have access to a number of different software, so can make images as well as take them.Also what sort of are there some tags that are better than other and does the quality of the description really matter?Any help would be gratefully receiver many thanks... continue reading

How do you get the funds from this?

I honesty don't know how to work this i see all the threads but i don't know how to write my own, as you can guess im new to this and the other thing is i have a different e-mail address for paypal but but my other one like personal one in for this, so how would i get my funds if any of my pictures sold ?? ( told me to enter image didnt know what to chose)Many thanks :) ( any other infomation for new users would be vauled to thanks) continue reading

vector silhouettes tutorial

Hi everyone! Today I will discover the secret "how to make vector silhouettes". Let's start:1.Open your image on photoshop.2. With quick mask or other toolselect the object or silhouette.3. Create new layer without diselect the object and fill it with black colore.4. Delete all the others layer .5. Save the layer with silhuettes in .png format.6. Open this document in Illustrator7. Live Trace it and expand the aparence.And now you can add any background you want .That's it.... continue reading

Upgrade

Hey everyone, as my camera, the Sony Alpha 200 is getting kinda old I was thinking about getting a new one, but as I have many accessories for Sony and not so much money for a big investment I want some opinions on what I should buy.I was thinking about getting the new Sony Alpha 450 or the 550, but I don't know how much has Sony improved their cameras to match other makers.So, my question to you is. Stay on Sony or choose something else? If you recommend specific makers and models... continue reading

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