>I am an amateur photographer, exclusive on Dreamstime, this is my second year. I have about 250 photos uploaded on the site. I had my share of rejections and acceptances. By now I kind of know upfront which images will be accepted easily and which have a lower probability of getting accepted. Currently my approval ratio is 43%.
It is easy to play it safe and upload only the images that I know will go through. But those are the images I personally like the least. Unfortunately most of my “creative type” images are promptly refused with rare exceptions. I understand that this is a business and DT has its own commercial agenda.
The question is: Should I stop uploading images that I know have a smaller chance of getting accepted, running the risk of being “Not quite what we are looking for”... [ Read more...