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  • Consistently send photos to stock photo agencies

    by Noegrr | 1st of July, 2014

    For the purposes of sending stock photo agency is not easy. Even then we should have a fairly high self consistency. because if not, just in a matter of a few months, you will stop. We do not need to be anxious if you want to send a photo to an agent if just a hobby.... More
  • Contributors shape the market!

    by Mani33 | 24th of November, 2013

    I'm writing this blog because I believe there is wave of strange behavior from some contributors that is affecting the Microstocks Market in a way or another. This concerns everyone, but specially non exclusive photographers or those who might think of being non exclusives... More
  • What I learned selling stock images online

    by Peanutroaster | 2nd of November, 2012

    I've been selling stock images online for about a year and a half now. I started out as a complete novice and have grown to the point that I consider myself somewhat of a pro. But I'm always learning and improving! The learning curve in selling stock online is steep... More
  • Microstockr - iPhone app for contributors

    by Photovibes | 2nd of August, 2012

    Microstock photography made easy! Microstockr is an iPhone app for that helps you to track sales on major microstock photography websites. It displays current balance for each agency and a list of latest downloads for photos submitted. www.microstockr.com... More
  • Model release form for all agencies

    by Alistaircotton | 31st of January, 2011

    Yuri has had an excellent model release form available on his site for a while now. However, when I tried to use it towards the end of last year there were some problems and DT and another agency rejected the form. I've updated this MR form and reposted it as a download... More
  • being exclusive

    by Yuritz | 4th of November, 2010

    Let's talk some about it today,being exclusive on Dreamstime or another agency,is it really worth? First of all I should say I haven't the experience to say yes or no,but have taken a look to some blogs lately and lots of people were on the same track. What I learnt by... More
  • Reasons Why You Should Give Up and Quit Stock

    by Wisconsinart | 31st of July, 2010

    Reason One: Competition. DreamsTime is saturated with images and the deluge of new images covering the same topics continues to keep coming in. Multiply that over all the other stock agencies and there is little chance for your images to sell. At least often enough to make... More
  • Doing research is harder than I thought

    by Azschach | 28th of April, 2009

    Before starting in microstock I have read it a couple of times -- "do your research, man". Sounds quite easy. Just find those things, customers currently are interested in, think about your project, create images, get them online and sell them, right? The main problem... More
  • Benefits of Becoming Exclusive with Dreamstime

    by Cynthi | 18th of March, 2008

    After researching many agencies, I joined Dreamstime on December 31st, 2007. I started with Dreamstime because of the ease of navigation and the attention and support they seem to give to their contributors. My intention, at the time, was to get to know Dreamstime and then... More

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