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  • Persistence?

    by Physi28 | 29th of August, 2014

    I have been at DT since 2010 with now around 2800 images online and with an average approval rate of around 84 percent, I have newer stopped uploading any month, sales were increasing with temporary downs, (all the veterans here may remember the crisis in the first quarter... More
  • Image Adoption

    by Celiaak | 28th of August, 2014

    It is always a joy to know one of our forgoten images fallen in to level 0 threshold has been adopted (AKA sold). I don't mind if it is a credit sale or a subscription sale. I feel happy just to know someone took the time to find it and the image is good... More
  • A Lesson Learned!

    by Valevvicki | 23rd of August, 2014

    I am not proud to be admitting I have learned the following lesson the hard way. By sharing this experience I hope others may avoid making the same mistake. After reading many times about the importance of backing up files at least twice for safe keeping, I purchased... More
  • People photoshoot

    by Matthiase | 21st of August, 2014

    I did a awesome photoshoot with one of my new models a week ago. Here's some of the images:). The images turned out great and I'm looking forward to work with this model again.                More
  • Milestone + $200

    by Osmar01 | 23rd of July, 2014

    $ 200 this is a milestone! It's not much ... but I want to thank the friends who encourage me always on Dt. Dreamstime ... of course also for giving me this great opportunity. To prove myself and improve my work. See Article
  • How to Pair Photos with Flat Design

    by Designroast | 2nd of July, 2014

    The flat design trend has taken the world by storm, from our smartphones to the places we hang out and do work on the web. If you’re creating an app or a website, chances are good that you’re going to need to use some photographs with your design – but how do you do... More
  • Image cropping tool for creating beautiful blog posts

    by PHPMaster | 30th of June, 2014

    Hello Dreamstime Bloggers, Let me show you how to use the new cropping tool to create beautiful blog posts: Step 1 - Click on the crop image button. Step 2 - Enter the image ID that you want to crop and click "Load image". - you can use only dreamstime.com images.... More
  • MILESTONE: 1000+ Images online

    by Matthiase | 24th of June, 2014

    Finally 1000 images online:). See Article
  • Welcome to my Pinterest Board

    by Subhra2jyoti | 23rd of June, 2014

    Dear friends, I have created a board in Pinterest to promote my stock images. Please do visit the same at the following link:- My Board on Pinterest Your feedback and tips will be quite helpful to me. Please do visit. Warm regards, Subhrajyoti India More
  • New to Dreamstime - First Images

    by Shiny247 | 9th of June, 2014

    My very first batch of submissions and 3 images get accepted! I am very pleased and excited. Lots to learn! See Article
  • My 300 image mark is behind me!

    by Alexstork | 29th of April, 2014

    Milestones take huge effort and daily perseverance. Today I reached my second one. It seems that the first two may perhaps be the most difficult to achieve. Having confidence in one's ability when the sales are few and far in between sure takes courage. I'm hanging in... More
  • At Last 100 images online!

    by Cheese365 | 15th of April, 2014

    I am celebrating, 100 images online! Thought I'd never get there. Thanks DT. I've learnt a lot but I've still got loads more to learn. The important thing is I enjoy it! I doubt I'll ever be a great stock photographer as staging is not for me, although I do look at photography... More
  • Assignment question

    by Perstock | 14th of March, 2014

    Anyone, how can i use an already uploaded image to enter an assignment? I am a little confused right now... I think some of my already uploaded - and some of them also been sold - images would ”fit in” as assignment images... A little bit of frustration... Cheers!... More
  • 500 well actually 514 images online TODAY

    by Montylola | 6th of March, 2014

    For the past several days it was 499, I was itching for it to click over to the magic (well magic as far as I am concerned 500) what a pleasant surprise this morning to find not 500 but 514 images online. A very large cruise ship was in the harbour last... More
  • Editorials Part Deux

    by Tempestz | 13th of February, 2014

    Many have asked, What makes a good editorial image? What are examples of good editorial images? What rules govern editorial images? How easy is it to get editorial’s approved on Dreamstime? And so on… First of all, what is not an editorial image? Images that contain... More
  • 1,001!

    by Theblackrhino | 11th of February, 2014

    In the summer of 2010, I never imagined I'd have a portfolio of over 1,000 illustrations on Dreamstime. It's been an amazing journey as a part-time illustrator. My advice to anyone starting out at Dreamstime is to find your own style and be unashamed to create what you want.... More
  • White images!

    by Billysiew | 10th of February, 2014

    I am so glad that 50% of my submitted images(5 out of 10) being accepted for the current assignment "All in white". Here are my assignment files, hope you like it! White Shoes White Mask White Tiger White waterfall White... More
  • Editing images on iPad

    by Moonbeamimages | 2nd of February, 2014

    Professional photographers might scorn this concept, but editing images on an iPad is not impossible. It is a great solution if you want to perfect images on the go, in situations when you do not have access to a computer, etc. NOTE ON CAMERAS It is not advisable to use... More
  • 400 uploads...

    by Osmar01 | 28th of January, 2014

    I've finally reached the threshold of 400 photographs online. I hope you have found the right path and that my work will be appreciated. But I also hope that they can increase sales. More
  • Superfast DT!

    by Cheese365 | 23rd of January, 2014

    We all have to wait patiently for our images to be reviewed. I had just finished uploading and submitting my images for admin approval (or rejection) when I noticed the images had been given approximately 17 hours before reviewing. Great, excellent, I've never had such few... More

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