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  • Personal Best

    by Ellenboughn | 7th of October, 2008

    Individual, recreational sports offer distraction from day to day stress and provide unlimited shooting opportunities. Engaging images of healthy activities and individuals competing with themselves to improve their skills and prowess are effective for a wide range of users... More
  • Finally.. the much awaited First Sale happened

    by Spradhandce | 14th of June, 2015

    I started uploading images on DT towards end of 2014 and shortly had managed more than 100 pics approved. I used to regularly track my images and saw that most of them were getting frequently viewed but they were not getting downloaded. I thought maybe I am missing some basic... More
  • The boundary of 300 files - is passed!

    by Vladimirz747 | 29th of May, 2015

      It is registered in DT since 2010. I continued loading only in 2015. My first sale was on DT, for what is very grateful to DT. It gave me confidence that any objectives can be achieved if to work, work and work. And let sales still not really much - means it is necessary... More
  • 100th Sale

    by Rhbabiak13 | 5th of April, 2015

    I've been a part of this wonderful Dreamstime community since August 2014 and I just got my 100th sale on Easter day. As a stay at home mom of 10 children and 4 grandchildren, it is such a nice thing to be able to make some money without leaving my home. I feel so blessed.... More
  • First 100$ milestone (and first blog post)!

    by Lilleskut | 29th of March, 2015

    Quite happy to have finally made it. I jumped over the 100$ threshold with a 9.90 $ sale of a very green image, which is by far the most I got for a single sale.  I started with dreamstime back in 2010 when I uploaded a couple of images out of curiosity to see whether... More
  • 500 images in my portfolio !! Yay !!! :)

    by Alisen | 18th of March, 2015

    Six months of work on microstock - and half a thousand works online :) I started to do more vector work lately and often try to fill portfolio. Choose different themes - so fun to work with. Many of the works are sorted by collections. Very soon going to download... More
  • 3 year anniversary

    by Phoenixci | 8th of March, 2015

    3 years ago I started my journey into stock photography, with all the ups and downs this morning I can sit and be proud of what was accomplished in that time frame. so 3 years later I have over 800 images accepted and almost 450 sales, was aiming for 1000 images on-line and... More
  • First Milestone - $100!!

    by Prsntg | 26th of February, 2015

    6 months, 313 uploads, 36 sales and today I reached my first personal milestone - The payout limit. I was interested in photography since a long time. Bought my first P&S sometime in 2009 and started shooting just about anything I see!! After a long wait, I managed to... More
  • 2500 sales goal

    by TMarchev | 24th of February, 2015

    2500 sales of my portfolio sold file ID 35021658 :)))    Thanks to all in Dreamstime we are one big family!     See Article
  • My first approved assignment photo

    by Sebastian423 | 23rd of February, 2015

    After 4 assignments with many attempts i failed to get approved every time... must be about 20 pictures rejected during that time i had my doubts if i can make it, but true rewarding feeling comes when you fail many times and you don't give up but learn how to win. Today... More
  • Time to celebrate!!

    by Smartin69 | 21st of February, 2015

    Yay!! After 4 years of membership I have just hit sales of $50, with a total of 57 sales. The image which helped me to achieve my benchmark was this one of the roof in Kings Cross station in London   My most poplular image so far with six sales has been this one of the... More
  • 9,000 Sales reached in October

    by Aneese | 3rd of November, 2014

    I reached the 9,000 sales mark in early October. One step closer to the 10,000 mark, which I hope to make by my Birthday in May =) Will be uploading some pictures from Cabo San Lucas, Mexico soon Here is one of my newer pictures    See Article
  • 100 Files On Line

    by Asakalaskas | 6th of September, 2014

    [previmg]0,400,89,239_44236290[/previmg] Today I had my 100th file approved!! Compared with some that might seem like a fairly small number, but for me it's a milestone. It's fitting it was of the new addition to our family, frankly he's a photographers goldmine!! Here... More
  • 5 Years on Dreamstime !!!

    by TMarchev | 26th of July, 2014

    It's my birthday at Dreamstime - its been now 5 years with them! I remember first months here.... made 10 ~ 30$ per month :} I remember first SR license sale on 6th month here... i got 500$ а lot of good feelings I had during those years. Dreamstime... 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
  • Milestone - Level 3

    by Amdizdarevic | 16th of July, 2014

    Just wanted to share that one of my images reached level 3. Hoping that more will reach same level soon. See Article
  • 100 ups in a month

    by Libux77 | 28th of May, 2014

    Since I joined DT three years ago this is the first time I succeed in creating and uploading 100 images from scratch. It is only a personal and little satisfaction. In the past the record was 97....but records you know are made to be broken....what about you? what is your... More
  • Small victory!

    by Jaymistrypixels | 28th of April, 2014

    Fairly new member here and finally got 20+ images approved. This meant there was page 2 to my uploads! - This got me excited a little considering its considering I've only concentrated on Photography recently! Small victory nevertheless! See Article
  • 136 dollars in one day

    by Libux77 | 27th of April, 2014

    I can't believe it but it is true...20 sales (all credit ones) and I earned 136 dollars in only one day exactly at the end of my third year with DT. Once I read a blog of a DT contributor who celebrated a earning of more than 100 dollars in one day...those were the days... More
  • 3 years and 404 images

    by Mrhighsky | 7th of April, 2014

    So recently I have reached my goal of 400 images online on Dreamstime, well 404 to be exact. I joined Dreamstime 3 years ago and during this time I learned a lot. I started out as an illustrator. I wasn't very good at this. It took me some time to learn about it and then... More

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