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  • Best sellers in 2014

    by Tangie | 11th of February, 2015

    Knowing what sells is crucial if you're looking to be a successful stock photographer. Prediction is equally useful and can be easily made by scrutinizing image consumer behavior. Here's where we can help and show you last year's best sellers. Let's watch, learn and perhaps... More
  • 2008 Best Selling Photos

    by Ellenboughn | 20th of January, 2009

    The new year is the best time to look back at last year’s successes and failures to see how to increase the former and decrease the latter in the coming year. What photos were the most successful on Dreamstime in 2008 and why? Three photos that made the top sellers... More
  • Secrets of Microstock SuperStars

    by Ellenboughn | 5th of November, 2008

    While in New York City last week for PhotoPlus Expo and the PACA (Picture Archive Council of America) International Conference, I attended a panel comprised of ‘Microstock SuperStars” moderated by PDN’s Daryl Lang. I heard some words of wisdom from the panel members... More
  • TWENTY THOUSAND SALES - My Story

    by Mrallen | 30th of March, 2015

    I've just passed another major milestone : Twenty Thousand Sales ! I've been a member since late August 2009, although up until the end of 2010 I had only uploaded a few images, just to see if Dreamstime membership was worthwhile. It was, so I then started adding... More
  • NOMADS (SURVIVING MODERNIZATION)

    by Pranshth | 8th of January, 2015

    NOMADS of North India are known as the group of person traveling from one place to another in along with their livestock in search of food and pasture for their cattle. Herd travels on foot to Hilly regions in summer of rich and healthy pastures for their livestock and... More
  • My approval rate is growing

    by Inekehuizing | 6th of January, 2015

      Finally I reached a approval rate of > 90% in Q4-2014. It feel so good, to see that the quality of my photographs are improving. Next goal is to reach more sales and upload more frequent photographs. See Article
  • 100 Downloads

    by Amdizdarevic | 3rd of January, 2015

    Finally reached 100 downloads after being active for about 2 years. Each year, I've added about 200 images for a total of 473. For 2015, I hope to reach 200 downloads, and 1000 images uploaded. I hope I can achieve this goal. This image helped me reach 100.  ... 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
  • Classic car lovers

    by Wiscan | 17th of September, 2014

    Hi all I have recently uploaded hundreds of classic car drawings that I have drawn over the years - hope you can find the time to enjoy! There's probably a car you have owned or lusted over in the past. [previmg]0,400,68,218_28660449[/previmg] See Article
  • 11,111 Downloads - it's not the end, is it?

    by Eyewave | 25th of August, 2014

    I usually don't car about the number of downloads - i find $ to be more interesting - but today I saw two contributor blogs here writing about their new milestones of 10,000 DLs. So I looked into my stats and noticed I was already way beyond that number. Since the actual... More
  • 300 UPLOADS!!! Double then last post!!

    by Newnow | 20th of August, 2014

    Hello everyone, my last blog was at 150 uploads, now I've double it...Yeah!!! But, I do need some advises because my images have good number of views but very low sale! Can anybody give me some advise what to change or what to do? I know my images are not always people... More
  • 150 UPLOADS!!!

    by Newnow | 16th of May, 2014

    Today DT approved my 150th photo! I'm very happy because of that, but even more happy cause I really see the progress in my photos, so my learning and long evening hours with camera alone and in front of computer had paid off. And I want everyone to see the difference!... More
  • March: a milestone month

    by ClaireCphotography | 27th of March, 2014

    Hi Everybody, I wanted to thank you all for the encouragement and the tips that I've been receiving since I've joined DT. As mentioned in the header, March is a milestone month for many different things. So what happened during this magical month? ;-) Well one... More
  • 50 Uploads - A big milestone for new contributor

    by Hkrunning | 5th of February, 2014

    I just reach the 50 uploads target. It is a big milestone for me. 50 uploads means that I can apply for exclusive photographer and can submit photos for assignments. Here is my 50th uploads: I am glad to have five sales and I would like to... More
  • Reached 8,000 Sales

    by Aneese | 30th of January, 2014

    Reached my 8,000 sale on Dreamstime with the Classic Car picture which was my 26th picture that was accepted back in 2008. Getting closer to that 10,000 goal Thank You buyers! See Article
  • 80 uploads and exclusive photographer :)

    by Didaso | 17th of January, 2014

    I'm happy for the exclusive photographer, but not yet sales. The must important that I learned from my refused files and have now 80 uploads :) More
  • Double Digits

    by Jormonago | 17th of January, 2014

    I am very excited that I have reached double digits for my number of sales. My next goal is to reach 100 uploads before my 1 year with Dreamstime next month. Here is a picture of my best selling photo, which has had four sales. It has been a fun experience and a great... More
  • The journey to 50 uploads!

    by ClaireCphotography | 17th of January, 2014

    Hi Everybody, I'd like to tell you about my experience with stock-photography and what happened in the first 6 months I've joined. So 6 months ago, I wanted to give stock-photography a try. Because of the numerous people that take and sell photographs these days, I... More
  • On the right track

    by Iheartcountryphoto | 16th of January, 2014

    This new year has started off with many things happening for me! I have had 3 sales (one of which was my first non-credit sale!), I recently became exclusive (yay!) and I have been trying out some new photo ideas (which have not exactly panned out the way I had envisioned)... More
  • 70 uploads

    by Didaso | 10th of January, 2014

    From 43 uploads to 70 in 1 week, I'm so happy, now I hope the first sale soon soon, hope so :) See Article

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