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  • 5 years DT

    by Martingraf | 18th of January, 2016

    Time runs - and I reckon 5 years doing something continuously without giving up is something to be a bit proud of. There are contributors who do far more uploads but I do this for fun - to learn - and I reckon I have learned heaps here. So a big thank you to all my DT friends,... More
  • 8 "night" sales!

    by Msalena | 25th of January, 2016

    Till today, while reading blogs about 5,6,7...etc downloads at once, I felt.....mmmmm... a little bit envious, wondering "Does it really happen?!" I was sure that such nice surprises are not for me. Till today the best selling day brought me 3 sales and I remember I was as... More
  • First level 5 pictures

    by Sebastian423 | 30th of January, 2016

    Hey dear DT buyers and contributors I just wanted to share my first two most successful pictures. Both are now at level 5. Interesting thing is that I've used one of them as a background in the other :) The sky itself is being purchased for the same reason i think it... More
  • 1000 sales - Milestone

    by Hellen8 | 6th of February, 2016

    Hello everyone ! I've just reached a significant milestone - 1000 sales. I would like to express my thanks to the management DT and to all buyers. Also thanks to all my friends.             A nice day to all of you ! More
  • Your Stock Photo Workflow

    by Cgardinerphotos | 19th of January, 2016

    We don't get paid for micro stock photography by the hour so being efficient with your time is the most important thing of all. One of the important things to consider as you dedicate more time to stock photography is the workflow you use to do it. There are no right or... More
  • Your business models look old and ugly

    by Tangie | 25th of January, 2016

    Don't get mad, they're still young and beautiful, they just pose, dress and look oldfashioned. Here are a few things you need to pay attention to when working with models for a business photo shooting: 1. The right expression     Don't you find fake forced smiles... More
  • My first 100 photos

    by Salvacubells | 31st of January, 2016

    This January I came to my first 100 photos on Dreamstime, I do not dedicate myself to photography full time, it is difficult to take pictures, edit, upload,... when you have a few hours a week but they are here, I hope soon reach thousand. It is a matter of patience and work,... More
  • Published!!

    by Clewisleake | 3rd of February, 2016

       So I was at home in Memphis, Tennessee sitting in a waiting room for an appointment, getting bored I decided to pick up a magazine to kill some time. Thumbing through the pages of "Memphis Magazine", I came across an image that looked oddly familiar, low and behold... More
  • Celebrate the 1000th sale today

    by Photomall | 25th of January, 2016

       Commemorate the 1000th sale today.Refresh a new sale record. Thank God! Thanks for Dreamstime!Thanks for buyers!Thanks for my friend's help! Thanks for your concern !  See Article
  • 5 overnight sales

    by Bragearonsen | 22nd of January, 2016

    Woke up this morning to five new sales, all of them from beautiful northern Norway.           See Article
  • Maldives from dawn till dusk

    by Salawin | 24th of January, 2016

    Here are a dozen of my favourite shots taken at one resort in the Maldives. I really had a great time there and I never forget every moment there from dawn till dusk. The beautiful lights and colours of twilight skies, the fantastic clouds, the white sand, the turquoise sea.... More
  • My first sale after coming back

    by Salawin | 17th of January, 2016

    After stopping selling my images here for a long time. Now I am back here again and here is my first sale after coming back :)     Even though it was a small amount but I am still happy every time someone purchased my image. Hope that this year is gonna be my great year... More
  • Lucky snapshot in time

    by Williamsphere | 29th of January, 2016

    I just reached 555 DT images online and had 2 sales today, which brought me to a total of 55 sales. Not sure how mystical that is, but I'm taking it as a good sign! I'm no where near the stratosphere (e.g., hundreds of thousands of online images) that the early contributors... More
  • Who buys your photos?

    by Bragearonsen | 17th of January, 2016

    Have you ever wondered who actually buys your photos and what they are used for? I have. I occasionally google my own name to see if I can track down any usage of my photos, just for fun. Recently I discovered that one of my photos from beautiful Petra in Jordan was used... More
  • My render of Planet Earth SOLD 300 TIMES!

    by TMarchev | 9th of February, 2016

    Here is my bestseller of my portfolio :)       It's old file but sold a lot each month... now reach 300 sales and that makes that file one of best sellers in dreamstime of planer earth. I have others very good renders but they are new and not sold... More
  • 500 photographs online

    by Feriteglas | 31st of January, 2016

    Well, it's time to celebrate 500 photographs online, here on Dreamstime, since I started stock photography, in December 2006. So here's my top 5 photographs (excluding fractals) sold:           More
  • My 10 000 photos

    by Balanvalentin | 7th of February, 2016

    I finally uploaded 10,000 photos on Dreamstime. It is a very nice performance. I reached a goal very important for me.       See Article
  • One small step

    by Thanakrits15 | 21st of January, 2016

    Tuesday, the 19th seemed to be just like any other day, with some lecture, papers, and all the fun stuff that comes with university life. But that morning was also the first time I have ever had a sale on dreamstime! It was only for 58 cents, at an "extrasmall" resolution.... More
  • Winter sunrise

    by Julietta24 | 27th of January, 2016

    Walking one morning was a wonderful pink sunrise. What do you think, these photos would be sold or not?           See Article
  • Three sales of San Marino

    by Julietta24 | 10th of February, 2016

    Beautiful views of San Marino! Although it is a small country, there are so many sights. I really like this country! There's fresh mountain air and beautiful nature! Today I saw 3 selling images of San Marino and was very pleased. Thanks buyers who choose my images)  ... More

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