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  • First Sale - First Month results

    by Ntrifunovic | 20th of December, 2011

    I had my first sale exactly a moth ago. With this image Since then I had three more sales (two of them where subscription sales) :), and I have more then doubled size of my portfolio to 30 pictures. These are the images that had sales:... More
  • Wk 2 yeah, and a third image accepted

    by Artalis | 20th of December, 2011

    I am so encouraged after Dreamstime has accepted my third image, since I started 2 wks ago. So some hard work does pays off afterall, Thanks Dreamstime, I hope to get better as I do more :-) Merry Christmas to everyone here! -artalis See Article
  • Photography as per Elliott Erwitt

    by Shadow69 | 20th of December, 2011

    Following up on a previous blog (Reflections on thoughts of Ansel Adams), I would like to share a few quotes from Elliott Erwitt and at the same time get up on my soap box and offer my on observations pertaining to these. To start off with, I absolutely love this one:... More
  • No excuses, only the efforts!

    by Jianbinglee | 17th of December, 2011

    Recently, due to busy, no time to take pictures, there is no satisfactory image upload. And because no time and no theme, upload the picture quality is not good. Very depressed! Hope I can gradually change this situation. Efforts! More
  • Occupy London

    by Giannelliwilliam | 16th of December, 2011

    Few weeks ago me and my girlfriend went to London on a 4 days trip. I have been there when I was twelve and since then I have never been in London anymore. The journey has been very exciting, but not only for the monuments and the city sightseeing, but even because we... More
  • DT photos used by Royal Shakespeare Company

    by Deniskelly | 15th of December, 2011

    Two DT photos have recently been used in the programme brochure for a quite brilliant production called "The Heart Of Robin Hood" by the Royal Shakespeare Company in their new theatre at Stratford on Avon. This first is this one by Fechetm The second... More
  • Newbie Uploads

    by Artalis | 13th of December, 2011

    Thanks for your patience Dreamstime. After three years using dreamstime stock for design purposes I finally decided to have a go and upload some of my own. Had 2 accepted this week,yeah! Thanks again.... See Article
  • Birthday on 13th

    by Mariaam | 13th of December, 2011

    I´m sure you all know the famous horror movie "Friday the 13th". Some people are very superstitious about the famous number thirteen: The number 13 is considered to be an unlucky number in some countries, but in some countries it is also a lucky number! "Unlucky 13"... More
  • Happy about the round number 400 :)

    by Yellowind | 8th of December, 2011

    Hello! Happy about the round number 400 :) I know, it's only a start, but I have motivation to plus the one 0 at least :) Waiting for creative thoughts to my mind, Good luck to everyone! More
  • Best day in history

    by Hustgh | 1st of December, 2011

    It is the best day in my selling photos history,the day before YESTERDAY. In that single day ,i sold 7 pics ,earnings up to 54 dollars. Thanks DT and the buyers . I holp every contributor in DT have a good time and sell well. More
  • 2 years with DT

    by Igordabari | 30th of November, 2011

    Today my second year with DT is over. It is a good time to have a look back to see what has been done for this second year. So, I have 431 images online +42 which I disabled or donated to free section. It makes 473 approved images against 216 exactly a year ago. Honestly,... More
  • Shallow DOF for stock

    by Bradcalkins | 30th of November, 2011

    One of my latest images just sold, and it occured to me that I have very few images with shallow depth of field as a key feature. In some closeups it is enevitable, but I rarely use it as a 'focus' of my stock images. There are a few reasons for this: 1. Lens are a little... More
  • 400 Sales achievement !!!

    by TMarchev | 30th of November, 2011

    Today, sales reached 400! I want to thank to Dreamstime and everyone who liked my stuff, who purchased my images. Thank you! ;-} See Article
  • Maha Shivaratri- Festival of Lord Shiva

    by Bhutri | 28th of November, 2011

    Mahashivaratri is one of the biggest festivals of Hindus. People from all over the world throng to Pashupatinath Temple in Kathmandu,Nepal,one of the most important shrines of Lord Shiva.Devotees worship lord Shiva while some women fast during this very day. Married women... More
  • Clothing sizes - A good idea?

    by Mariaam | 26th of November, 2011

    I had the idea to draw an illustration with all clothing sizes that are available. Starting at xsmall and going to xxlarge. I draw t-shirts and then I made a colorful set of the sizes. I used strong and harmonic colours as you can see in the picture. My pic was accepted... More
  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    by Peanutroaster | 24th of November, 2011

    Fastest approval time yet! I haven't even gotten a chance to taste this pie yet. Must not be a lot of images in the upload stream. What is everyone taking a holiday or something? Nice to have an accommodating family who doesn't mind light stands set up in the kitchen.... More
  • Today is 2011 2011 !!

    by Billysiew | 20th of November, 2011

    Today is 20112011(ddmmyyyy) A day in history. Why it is so special? Because for next year is 2012 2012 and no more double year appear for this century, 20132013, 20142014,.... do not exist. Most important, today is also my birthday! So far, I still can't find someone... More
  • 1000 sales!

    by smartview27 | 18th of November, 2011

    1000 sales! It's a sunny day and I am very happy! Thank you Dreamstime ! See Article
  • 300 uploads

    by Libux77 | 17th of November, 2011

    Finally 300 uploads and nevertheless sales are really poor. I dont' know if the reason is due to the low quality of my portfolio or to the lacks of a lot of subjects. Eight days have passed without any sales. Let's hope for the best. Bye bye More
  • Drinks Are On Me!!

    by Timhesterphotography | 14th of November, 2011

    Well no, not really. But now that you're reading... :) So after finally getting my act together about 18 months ago (after talking about it for the previous few years!) I entered the world of Microstock, including Dreamstime as one of my first agencies after the good... More

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