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Goodbye

It’s been two years and one month and well over a hundred blogs written since I joined Dreamstime. But now it is time to say goodbye as I move on to finish writing a book that continues the themes of my blogs to be published by an imprint of Random House and to concentrate more fully on my busy consulting business.In the beginning I thought that all the learning would be one-way: me passing on all I had learned in 30 years in the traditional stock photo business to the Dreamstime team and... continue reading

Blog section guidelines

Dear community,We'd love to read your photo adventures, but before starting, please keep in mind that blogs are for sharing photography experiences meant to help our community with useful tips and tricks.Our blog section is monitored and reviewed by our admins and your posts will not go live until approved by admin staff. Some of the posts might not meet our rules, be out-of-topic, or address matters that cannot be answered publicly.In order to avoid your posts being refused, here... continue reading

Don't trust what they write ON plastic! Trust only what you test!

Three SD cards tested, see here what is write on them: What they write on label - click hereTested with h2testw_1.4 (google for it, it's free and small).Results:Sandisk Extreme class 6 (20 MB/s* on label) - 4 GB capacityWriting speed tested: 12.3 MByte/sReading speed tested: 14.1 MByte/sSandisk class 2 - 8GB capacityWriting speed tested: 5.40 MByte/sReading speed tested: 7.32 MByte/sHAMA class 6 - 8GB capacity (don't know why Hama has a 10 in a circle and a 6 in another circle)... continue reading

Playing With Words

The lack of snow this winter is making me a bit stir crazy.Cabin fever is setting in but at least the days are getting longer.Meanwhile I find myself playing word games lately.Winter in New England usually means all sorts of activities that keep one in shape from skiing, to skating and even shoveling snow.This year's mild winter seems to bring nothing but light snow, rain and above freezing temperatures.Good thing I ran out back in October when we had a very early snow fall and... continue reading

Action writing in PS, Easier post-processing

Hi all,Its very early in the morning, so a cup of coffee is in order.In the spirit of DT, I would like to make myself available, for any help that I can, about doubts with Actions in PS.Definition of an Action in Photoshop:The ability to record a series of steps or processes that are used repeatedly.These actions are kept available for reuse in the Actions palette.A very simple example:My folders are: Work in Process / Finals / UploadsIn my workflow,I am post-processing... continue reading

Words & Pictures Go Together Like Peanut Butter & Jelly!

To really spice up your photos, try adding text to them using different fonts and colors.A simple word on a photo can sometimes make all of the difference in the world.Remember photographers, you may know what you are trying to say in your photos but others may not.By using a simple word you can make your vision crystal clear and you just might sell even more of that image which is always a good thing! continue reading

Tips On How To Kick Writer's Block To The Curb!

The worst fear for any writer is to get writer's block!It is truly a nightmare!For some writers, it is a nightmare that they so desperately want to wake up from but find that they can't.As a writer myself, writing to me personally is my love and my heart.So not being able to write something when I specifically want to is like death because part of me dies a little when I can't do the thing that I love so much.It's sad to think about but just about every writer on this planet and probably... continue reading

So much Potential, So little resources

Almost all of us have run into this issue, including myself.We have so many ideas, so many visions, and so many images bouncing around in our head, yet we do not have the equipment or resources to achieve the photograph we desire.It's very frustrating, is it not?A thought comes in to your head... well it would be cool if I could do this, or have a photo portraying that.But then reality sets in that maybe you don't have the right lighting equipment, the proper lens, or the amount of models... continue reading

Self portrait

Sometimes it is really fun to make self portraits. I only did one and wanted to share it with you.If you have similar ones, please feel free to attach them to your messages.Thanks for readingSerdar Tibet continue reading

How to address a message to support

This is a subject that probably many of you still have questions about and that us, admins, would like to make more clear.Here are some general guideline about addressing messages to support:- make sure you explain your problem as thoroughly as possible and give as many details as you can. We will not be able to help you if your message is "I have a problem with uploading.";- include the possible error messages you received;- if you require priority review include all the IDs of... continue reading

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