Tag: Dreamstime

Dreamstime is working hard to protect the rights of their contributing photographers

Dreamstime has just added more tools to respond to copyright infringement complaints, a new system that automatically acts on copy right infringement complaints instead of the manual system that is used by stock photography agencies currently. ...

7 Reasons why you should buy stock photos

Photos are being used more frequently on websites, blogs, slideshows and ebooks. The need for photos has increased dramatically and more people are using stock photo agencies to buy their photos and images, protect their companies from copyright ...

Stock Photo Agencies Compared: Shutterstock, iStockphoto, Fotolia, Dreamstime, 123rf

Finding the right stock photo agency for your needs is hard.  Registration is free for all agencies but when it comes down to purchasing stock photos and images, an investment needs to be made. Each stock photo agency has its benefits and each ...

When can i use editorial images and when do i need to buy a royalty free licence

The Editorial license seems to live under a cloud of confusion, but it is really, really easy to understand parameters of its use. Editorial images can not be used for any commercial use. Royalty Free stock photos can be used for commercial ...

How to pick the right stock photo for your website or blog

Choosing the right stock photos for your website or blog can make or break the popularity, viewing stats or reader sign up of your blog or website. But may bloggers or website designers find it challenging to locate and use stock photography. ...

Can I Use an Image to Create an Illustration or Vector Out of It?

Technology today allows us to do far more with licensed digital images than just using them exactly as they are purchased. In fact, chances are that you will want to alter your purchases in one way or another, whether it be by cropping, color ...

Where can i buy sports photos?

Before searching on stock photo agency websites for sports photos, determine your need and how you wish to portray the sport. If a sport celebrity is needed to endorse your product, a stock photo agency is not where you want to conduct this search. ...

What are editorial images licences?

An editorial image license for stock photos enables the buyer to use the stock photos for non- commercial purposes only. A photo that holds only an editorial license will be hightlighted by the stock agency. An editorial license on a a stock photo ...

Do i need to write a caption below a image i use on my website

When you purchase a Royalty free stock photo from a stock photography agency, photo credits are not legally required but it is a courteous thing to do. Editorial licensed photos do require credit. By crediting the photo, you are recognizing the ...

Do i buy a copyright of a stock photo or how do that work?

If you are a new user of stock photography agencies and the images sold on these sites, a few basic lessons are helpful to ensure you use the photos that you bought correctly.  Stock photography agencies are a great way to get quality images fast ...

Where can i buy photos of normal looking people?

You can buy photos of normal looking people on stock photography agency websites, agencies that specialize in selling royalty free photos.  Any of the popular sites, Dreamstime, iStockphoto, Shutterstock or CanStockPhoto will have thousands of ...

What is “Pay as you Go”?

Stock photography agencies offer different payment options for their customers. "Pay as you Go" is one of the options that is open to stock photo users and buyers, and refers to a method that lets you buy images on demand, without further payment ...

How to search for an stock photo?

Searching for a stock photo that you can buy and use for design needs is best done using stock photography agency websites.  Conducting a Google search will bring up many photos and images, but your legal right to use these online photos is not ...

Where can i find and buy photos of arab people?

Any online stock photo agency will have a database of arab people taken by their photographers.  Stock photography agencies are your best and legal source to find and purchase photos of arab people.  If you are not a member of a stock photography ...

Where can I find free photos from Dreamstime?

Most of the popular stock photo agencies on the internet have a section of their site where they offer free images. Some agencies will offer an image of the week, while others will offer a library of images. As a photographer, offering some of your ...

Where can i find vectors to print on t-shirts?

With most stock photo agencies now offering a library of vector images, the possibilities are endless as far as what you could do with the image if the right license is available. If you are looking to print some t-shirts, you will need to review ...