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  • The First Steps Were a Success

    by Eezeedesign | 20th of August, 2015

    My first few months on here have been a success. I am still not doing this at the speed I would like. Sadly this is just a hobby for me right now. I currently work two full time jobs and photography has been a way to relax. I have several photos pending that I hope are approved!... More
  • It's better to invest in camera bodies or lenses?

    by Andreamangoni | 22nd of August, 2015

    Especially among younger photographers I seem to see a buying spree of megapixels: trying the camera with the most megapixels, and it is believed that they alone can guarantee to get good photos.   Otherwise there is a search for the latest model, the camera straight... More
  • You are only fifty

    by Jkjainu | 25th of August, 2015

    If I look back my last 40 days journey as a stock photographer, I had no goal in my mind when i joined DT.My only aim was to upload some good photographs ( Which i think are good) and get some money. After some time i realize it's not easy to make money in Stock Photography... More
  • The Golden Gate Bridge

    by Lyoung403b | 26th of August, 2015

    Almost everyone has heard of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. And many have walked it or cycled it many times. I thought it would be cool to take a photo under the bridge just so that one can appreciate the architecture and engineering design from below. I know that... More
  • Pattern uniqueness

    by Guernica | 27th of August, 2015

    Pattern is very important part of design principles, although it's simple its also very eye catchy, attractive and interesting can be used as background or in web banners and in other many uses, its a very favorite topic for many buyers and can get many sales : lines... More
  • My lovely city: Bucharest

    by Dianabahrin | 31st of August, 2015

    Hello! Have you ever noticed how little attention we pay to ordinary details around us? Like our road to work and them back home or the city we live in. I don't know about you, must there are many times when I'm too tired or too in a hurry to even notice anything around... More
  • Milestone August

    by Winnietam | 1st of September, 2015

    August was a great month for me as a new-ish Dreamstimer.   I had my second TIFF sale!   I had my highest sale value (a credit sale, no less)! But overall, I had my highest ever number of sales in a month. August was an all-around success.   Hooray!... More
  • My first 20 sales

    by Singhlens | 1st of September, 2015

    I started building my port at Dreamstime this year, have tried to learn from others on the forum. Hopeful that it will be good journey ahead for me. Some success for now, looking forward to do better work.           More
  • 385 images online and 7 downloads

    by Joanaps | 4th of September, 2015

    I am so happy. This morning, I have 385 images online and I sold one more image. When I begun in dreamstime, seven months ago, I could not imagine thses numbers are possible. I have few knowledges with stock photos, but in last months, I have read many articles in this... More
  • Blooming magnolia trees, from spring to summer

    by Lana4kask | 8th of August, 2015

    Hello friends! I want to talk a little about flowers and nature of my native land, I live in southern Russia in the seaside town Sochi. We have a lot of exotic flowers, trees and plants, and at any time of the year, even in winter, on the streets are beautiful flower beds.... More
  • Why are People Still Drawn to the Black and White Image?

    by Gracelife | 12th of August, 2015

      There’s something about black and white images that makes them powerful, interesting and almost more expressive than color photos. One might have assumed, back when color photos were first developed, that black and white images would slowly turn into a relic from... More
  • Slovenia

    by Braand | 14th of August, 2015

    Slovenia is a very diverse country located in the central Europe. I have uploaded a few photos of Slovenia since I have been active on Dreamstime. Hope they will give you some travel ideas ... This was taken in Maribor, which is the second largest city in Slovenia. The... More
  • Your idea

    by Heidia91 | 15th of August, 2015

    I'm going to take new pictures, and i need your help :) I need u to come with your idea for my next picture. The picture have to be of my dog :)  See Article
  • My Photography

    by Niahelen | 16th of August, 2015

    My name is Helen i love to take pictures my camera is my best friend. If my English is not to good its because i am a Norwegian.I am not a professional photographer i just love to express myself in my images.i always where told as very young that i was stupid and could not... More
  • Defining Or Redefining Model Image

    by Emeraldraindropsphotography | 19th of August, 2015

        I wish to congratulate Seattle model Serjski on her first image sale through other channels! As some of you may know, individual image sales are not lucrative earnings for the most part, but every sale counts. Beyond the sales, here is what I really enjoy.... More
  • Fifty images online

    by Bavdekar | 20th of August, 2015

    Finally, my 50th image has been accepted today. I joined Dreamstime in the beginning of 2014 and have taken almost a year and a half to reach this landmark. Being a hobbyist photographer means I do not have a dedicated time to shoot photographs, which is partly responsible... More
  • First 50 uploads!!

    by Fatema7864 | 23rd of August, 2015

    A year back I discovered a new passion, the passion of photography. And here I am today, successfully completed over 50 uploads. I still can’t forget the day when my first photo was approved on Dreamstime. It boost my confidence and I guess it gave a new direction to my... More
  • Double Digit Milestone

    by Arielfriedphotography | 30th of August, 2015

    While to a lot of contributors on here, 10 photographs is nothing but a days work, to me its a big triumph. It shows that I've got something to be proud of, but also that I can definitely improve. The acceptances are becoming more frequent with the new camera upgrade (from... More
  • Dreamstime on your phone

    by Cousy86 | 1st of September, 2015

       Because of my daughter's birth I had a little vacation,and after some while I resumed my photography very active. During summer time I shoot a lot of stuff and now it's time to name it and tag it... So I wondered if there is an app of dreamstime for my phone? And yes,... More
  • Autumn love shades

    by Oliena | 1st of September, 2015

    Autumn is a special season for weddings. In many folk traditions the rituals of new family celebration took place right after harvesting, when tons of fruit and vegetables were gathered, fresh wine and beer brewed and gardens blossomed with amazing colors in honor to the... More

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