A helping hand for the newbies


posted on 26th of august, 2007

One of the other Dreamstime contributors here called Davidwattsjr has come up with and put into use the idea of buying one image from another contributor and stating what he likes about it. I think this is a great idea and decided to do something similer.

Do you remember when you first joined DT and you waited patiently for that first sale? I do! and I also remember the feeling of elation it brought with it. What I want to do is look at a portfolio with no sales, buy what i think is the best image in that portfolio and show it on a blog with 2 others from the same portfolio that i think should be worth a sale or two.
I wont be going into as much detail as david does in his blogs as the point of my series of blogs is to get the ball rolling for some of our newbies.

I'll start this series off with this image


from a newbie called Jakob Jeske from Germany. I absolutely HATE insects but just love the colours in this image. Here's another two from Jakob's portfolio Good luck with your Dreamstime career Jakob.

Comments (7)

Posted by Tonygers on September 25, 2007
Thanks!
Posted by Maigi on September 25, 2007
Wow, you picked so great photos. I love that cute puppy. :) Well done.
Posted by Tonygers on September 18, 2007
I see you have 1 sale already and the point of this series of blogs is to give a newbie their first sale. You only have 2 images so far but they are great so keep uploading and watch the sales come in. :-)
Posted by Tonygers on August 27, 2007
You have some great images. Keep up the good work.
Posted by Jakobjeske on August 27, 2007
Hello Antony,
thank you so much. It is such an honour having my pictures in your blog. Thank you also for my first sale!!!:-) You can imagine the smile on my face, as i saw my Account stats!

Great Idea Antony!!!

I hope some more people will visit my Portfolio
Posted by Tonygers on August 26, 2007
"Comment by Thefinalmiracle on August 26, 2007
hey antony.. i am a newbie too :P"

YEAH RIGHT!!!! ;-)
Posted by Thefinalmiracle on August 26, 2007
hey antony.. i am a newbie too :P



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Photo credits: Jakob Jeske.

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