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  • My Road to $200 per month

    by Retina2020 | 28th of April, 2010

    Today I've finally reached a milestone I thought I would never reach. Over $200 a month in April with this photo, yeah!!! I couldn't be happier. If it wasn't for all the wonderful and helpful people in DT who share their experiences via blogs and messages, I don't think... More
  • First level 2 Image!

    by Nstanev | 10th of April, 2010

    Wow, it took me over a year, but I finally got a level 2 image! It's actually a pretty new one and is selling really well on all my sites. The best part is that 40 minutes after reaching level 2, it got downloaded again - it sure felt nice to receive $1.73 for a Small DL.... More
  • 100 images online

    by Ninuscha | 2nd of April, 2010

    Hi, so after 3 months + of uploading I reached my first milestone... Here are some of the uploads Thank you for reading and have a great day! More
  • 10 pics online ))

    by Goldution | 23rd of March, 2010

    This train became my 10th uploaded! Maybe not a great achievement, but to me is damn important, as first steps are always most challenging and exciting :) I will travel to Bulgaria over next few days and hoping to bring back some nice pics for the portfolio. Greetings... More
  • So happy!!! I am getting approvals immediately after submission :)

    by Goldution | 19th of March, 2010

    Like many of you, I am the one who has an internet dependance problem :) I used to sit long hours on dating sites, and when I first uploaded few images here, i realized that DT becomes a new friendly place in the web that turned my focus away from my careless succession... More
  • $100

    by Rosedarc | 13th of March, 2010

    Very pleased about my new milestone, the famous 1st $100 payout! The last 6 months on DT have been a lot of fun, I've learnt a lot of things and I've got much more to learn. I hope to continue growing my portfolio regularly and achieve more before too long! Thanks to all... More
  • 200 Sales!

    by Nstanev | 26th of February, 2010

    Well, not a huge deal, but a couple of good sales last night pushed me past the 200 DL's milestone. It doesn't take a lot to get me excited, I guess. :) I also ended up with a BME in terms of revenue. RPD is fairly dismal, though. This was the lucky 200th sale: More
  • February a month of goals

    by Egomezta | 25th of February, 2010

    I have a construction company and a family that absorb most of my time (no complains about that :) ), so this last January I made some commitments planing to give Dreamstime and my photography more of my time... So far this are my achievements for February: 200 bucks... More
  • Growing up together

    by Olyashevchenko | 24th of February, 2010

    When I started to be a contributor just a bit more than a year ago, I didn't have any clue what professional illustration is like and what I should do to create beautiful and unique picture. I didn't know how to draw people and my first attempts to make them weren't great... More
  • 555 photos - nice number of approved photos :)

    by Kadmy | 9th of February, 2010

    Today is great day for me and nice amount of approved photos - 555! Since I've begun (9 month ago) I hardly imagine so result so quickly. Next aim - is one thousand! I wish a great success (as a result of hard work, of course :) to everyone at this beautiful stock... More
  • First 100 sales

    by Kenishirotie | 8th of February, 2010

    As of today Feb 8, 2010 I achieve my first 100 download here at Dreamstime. I joined Dreamstime back in Feb 2009 and only start to contribute photos in April 2009. I want to take this opportunity to thanks those who have purchased my photos. The image at the right side... More
  • New milestone

    by Rosedarc | 29th of January, 2010

    Happy to have reached over 100 uploads last week, thanks to my new family swimming pool shots! See Article
  • DL no 7000

    by Maigi | 19th of December, 2009

    Here it is: download no 7000. I'd like to reward the downloader, but don't know who he or she might be. Well, that's the microstocker's life. Which I actually pretty much like. :) Is it a sign I have to work harder next year? I'll take it as yes... Best wishes to all microstockers... More
  • Excited about this particular photo reaching level 3

    by Retina2020 | 17th of December, 2009

    I'm so happy that this photo reached level 3. It gives me a great sense of pride not only because of the photo itself, but the fact that this meal was cooked by me!! :) I'll give you a bit of history of this meal. I've been cooking this meal for my wife and I for special... More
  • Estatic about Reaching 1000 sales today!!!

    by Retina2020 | 4th of December, 2009

    I joined Dreamstime October 29, 2007 thinking it would be fun to see if any of my photos are high enough quality for commercial purposes. When I sold my very first photo, I thought to myself. "Cool, I wonder if I will sell anymore." Now over 2 years later, I've finally... More
  • 150!! YAY!!

    by Keki | 27th of November, 2009

    I've just got back from Rome 2 weeks ago and I have been waiting to see if some of my images would be accepted. I traveled with my husband and 10 month old son, who absolutely loved Rome, but time was difficult to sit still and snap as much as I can and we were only there... More
  • A journey to 4000 Approved Photos

    by Thefinalmiracle | 14th of October, 2009

    Well as usual my milestone got delayed by 4 days. I wanted 4000 photos approved and online on Dreamstime by 30th September, but somewhat missed that! I remember the first photo getting approved 3 years ago after uploading some 30-40 pics! It was of children crossing the street... More
  • happy anniversary.

    by Applee | 16th of September, 2009

    online files: 478 reduced file: 69 total sale: 680 total earnings: $ 900 blog: 10 nos earnings from blog: 3 credit thanks DT and buyers. See Article
  • 1,200 photos!!!!

    by Titania1980 | 15th of September, 2009

    Hi! I'd like to share my new achievement: my picture num 1200 online!! This is my last approved pic: I don't a big batches because I have a lot of rejections and I don't want to lower my low AR *^_^* but I'm happy with 1 or 2 approved every one or two days :) More
  • MY 13TH IMAGE UPLOADED

    by Deborah79 | 9th of September, 2009

    Today I had my 13th picture uploaded: It is "romantic dinner".. It has been shooted during my last travel to Lake Maggiore. One of the most beautiful lake in the Northern of Italy. When I made the picture I was in Arona and in front of me there was Angera Castle. I decided... More

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