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  • 5000 sales!

    by Roberto1977 | 1st of July, 2010

    Yesterday I celebrated my 5000th sale!! When I joined here in september 2007 I had not a photos archive to upload and I didn’t know anything about vectorial graphic. I started from scratch. I learned day by day here and by myself. So, the little “moral” of the story... More
  • ...from outer space! :)

    by Mariaam | 29th of June, 2010

    A funky new collection: Illustrations with the outer space and aliens ... > ...from outer space! I hope you like it! See Article
  • Take the time!

    by Mariaam | 22nd of June, 2010

    As I mentioned in my last blog article > Re-keywording has to be done!, I am re-keywording my images now! I can´t believe which keywords I´ve chosen in the past... :O And now this means for me double the work! So, please, don´t make the same mistake as I did! Always... More
  • 500 uploads!

    by Francy874 | 21st of June, 2010

    Today I am very happy for two reasons! my sixth nephew was born and I have also reached 500 uploads! and now my next goal is to reach the 1000 uploads! I hope to do so by the end of the year...Thanks to all! This is the image n° 500 and I hope to bring good luck! More
  • Re-keywording has to be done!

    by Mariaam | 19th of June, 2010

    I always try my best to add the most important keywords to the images. It happened very rare that I got an image rejected because of wrong keywords or description - That´s the reason why I always thought that all the keywords are ok. But I had a critical look at my portfolio... More
  • About and around CEPIC, Dublin 2010

    by Tangie | 17th of June, 2010

    We're back from this year's CEPIC conference and after gathering the notes and observations made there, we've put together this article to give you a general idea of what went on in Dublin. This year, more than ever, microstock was under the spotlight. Many... More
  • World refugee day, June 20

    by Nikitu | 16th of June, 2010

    June 20 is World Refugee Day and UNHCR has special reports, events and videos on the more than 40 million people currently without a place to call home. These are people driven out of their homes, villages, cities and countries by ruthless wars and dictators. This year's... More
  • Why I love summertime so much! :)

    by Mariaam | 4th of June, 2010

    There are so many reasons why I just love the summer! Just a few examples: + The weather is fine! :) Yeah! + The mood is great and gives inspiration! + I can go swimming and sunbathing! + It´s the best time to barbecue...Yummy! + It´s also the time for going on holidays... More
  • A Bit of Hard Work Does Pay Off

    by BCritchley | 3rd of June, 2010

    Well I have been a member here for just over a year and for most part not very successful. My first month saw me get 15 uploads and 45 rejections. It hurt and I pretty much felt fed up and left it feeling like I did not have what it takes to provide stock photographs.... More
  • Presentation on DT

    by Mariaam | 31st of May, 2010

    In my opinion a good presentation on DT is very important! I was dissatisfied with mine and made some changes on my DT start page: I added more information, changed the colors of the collections, dropped unnecessary text and, the most important thing, advertised my... More
  • Dreamstime at CEPIC

    by Achilles | 31st of May, 2010

    By this time next Tuesday we will be on our flight to Dublin attending CEPIC and the New Media Conference that will preceed the congress. 520 participants, nearly 300 companies from 31 countries will attend. This is the main event of the year in stock photography rivaled... More
  • Global warming solutions

    by Mariaam | 30th of May, 2010

    What is happening to our weather? The weather is mad! There are so many inundations and other natural disasters everywhere in the world. I ask myself what happens if this is going on and on!? Is there anything what we can do about it? Here are some useful tips from... More
  • Waiting for holidays? NO!

    by Mariaam | 26th of May, 2010

    Are you waiting for Christmas, St. Valentine´s Day, Easter or Halloween to upload holiday images? Do you feel uncomfortable uploading christmas images during the summer months? Don´t worry! ;) I have made the experience that christmas images are even downloaded in... More
  • A new collection...

    by Mariaam | 15th of May, 2010

    Hello, friends! I have created a new collection: "Website Icons & Buttons" I hope you like it!? If you have an image with buttons and icons, I would like to add it to this collection. Just leave the ID number in the comment! Have a nice weekend everybody!... More
  • MR library info - do check it !

    by Sebcz | 14th of May, 2010

    This short reminder is directed especially to photographers shooting children (as the problem is more common there), but of course applies to all photos where people are involved. You probably know that our Dreamfinder has a nice section where you can specify a model's... More
  • Photographing your Town or City

    by Tdmartin | 30th of April, 2010

    Home is often a house, an apartment or a city. It is a place where you feel at ease and comfortable and yet its also one of the places where photography is tough. You see the same sights every day, go to and from the same places on the way to and from work and everything... More
  • 300 sales!!!

    by Francy874 | 30th of April, 2010

    Hello everyone! Today i'm very excited because yesterday I reached 300 sales! It 's a very important milestone for me because although I'm enrolled to TD by August 2009, my work with illustrations began in November 2009, so I reached this milestone in only five months. For... More
  • THANK YOU! A good start...

    by Mariaam | 29th of April, 2010

    Hello friends! I have to share my excitement with you! I had a very good start with that image: Colorful thank you letters with smiling emoticon face. It was approved on 27 April. 3 views and 3 downloads in such a short time. The buyers searched for "thanks" and "... More
  • I wish I could...

    by Mariaam | 28th of April, 2010

    ...find my images in use on the internet; on websites, in articles, anywhere- I don´t mind! But I can´t find them! I already tried the keywords "mariaam", "dreamstime mariaam", "rainbow", "cartoons" and many others. Nothing! :( Especially the rainbow image which has been... More
  • A great promotion for all of us!

    by Mariaam | 18th of April, 2010

    I´m not sure if you already know this website. But if you don´t, I want to share with you what I´ve discovered: I was searching the web and found an interesting website which promotes many of our images from the "Free images portfolio": This website is using the DT referral... More

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