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  • Happy holiday season

    by Tangie | 18th of December, 2009

    Since I am going on a 2 week holiday (yeyyyyy, you can't see me, but I am dancing around the office), I take this opportunity to wish you a very very merry Christmas and a wonderful New year to you and your families. I hope Santa is generous this year and brings you lots,... More
  • Stuff Happens

    by Ellenboughn | 25th of June, 2008

    What does leaving my wallet at the bookstore yesterday, a flashing warning light on the car dashboard as I pulled out to drive back to the bookstore and an error in posting a payment to a bill have to do with stock photography? Typical everyday annoyances and frustrations... More
  • Hair and Makeup in Photos

    by Ellenboughn | 15th of April, 2008

    While reviewing a featured photographer's portfolio, I saw a perfect opportunity to write about the judicious use of makeup on women models. Nothing better illustrates how makeup can lend authenticity to a model in different situations than photographer Niderlander’s four... More
  • Have a wonderful Holiday Season

    by Tangie | 21st of December, 2007

    This is my last day at Dreamstime.....before the New year's Eve. I am going on my holiday for two full weeks ....yeyyyyyyyyyyy.....!!! Just wanted to take this opportunity and wish you all, from my little heart, a merry merry Christmas and may Santa bring you whatever you... More
  • 150 approved images

    by Bmcleod19 | 23rd of November, 2015

    I just had my 150th image approved after being on here about 2 weeks now. I haven't had any sales yet, but hopefully that will happen soon. Right now, I have an approval ratio of about 28%, which has increased for 21% when I first started uploading. The first day or two that... More
  • I nearly gave up

    by Wisperwinter | 4th of November, 2015

    As a beginner, I uploaded more than 10 images, but all of them are all rejected... The first time I got refused, I feel very very ashamed. But a few days later, I think my photographing skills that bad is a fact, it does not matter get refused some more times. So... More
  • Up and away, keys to success on Dreamstime.

    by Clewisleake | 3rd of November, 2015

    Been on Dreamstime a few years now and I can say there's no magic formula to selling images, in other words sales don't explode by reaching any certain approval rating or having a certain amount of images in your portfolio, I believe that the 80% approval rating sales kicker... More
  • 100 images accepted today

    by Tempest1 | 15th of October, 2015

    Hi Folks I have reached a small mile stone today where by i have 100 images on line in only 4 months. Its has been a struggle as you all should know but we made it.  See Article
  • My first sale :)

    by Detrish | 9th of October, 2015

  • My second HAPPY GOAL

    by Mariayunira | 1st of October, 2015

    After 12 months of high speed-uploading, I finally reach my SECOND HAPPY GOAL: 1000 images online , with Acceptance ratio: 95.1% This is my lucky online artworks #1000       I do make a 'deadline' for my self and so that I can trully put a hardwork... More
  • What I talk about when I talk about tea

    by Jimmytst | 17th of September, 2015

    Is Chinese tea your cup of tea? If so, what is your favourite Chinese tea?    Is it white tea - the one that comprises those pale budding leaves of the tea plant that have not been fermented?    Is it green tea - the much lauded tea that is said to be very beneficial... More
  • First milestone - first payment done!

    by Arx0nt | 5th of September, 2015

      A year passed since I started doing stock photography. Finaly reached my first milestone at dreamstime - first 100$ payed. Fantastic feeling. A lot of work has been done, but I want better results. More sales to go! Btw, this image is bestseller. What you think? Cheers More
  • We Have Lift Off!

    by Photographycornwall | 2nd of September, 2015

    Okay, so it's taken 6 months, but I finally have my first sale on DT! That $0.35 has made my day :) Hopefully now the floodgates will open and more sales will follow. However, I do think I need to re-keyword my images--and upload lots more--to stand any chance of making regular... More
  • I got it too - 200 pictures in my portfolio.

    by Veronikaouskova | 2nd of September, 2015

    I see that in Dreamstime community it belongs to the good manners to celebrate specific milestones publicly. Well, for me, the very important goal was to reach the 200 photos milestone. Why? When I was starting to contribute photos into photobanks, I searched for some tips... More
  • 1st of September

    by Maryrosemarapia | 2nd of September, 2015

    I just wanna share the joy when my image got sold again for a second time after my first sold in july, it takes more than a month before i get another one surprise again. I feel still so bless and thankful.. I hope this is the beginning into milestone career with DT. Thank... More
  • Dreamstime on your phone

    by Cousy86 | 1st of September, 2015

       Because of my daughter's birth I had a little vacation,and after some while I resumed my photography very active. During summer time I shoot a lot of stuff and now it's time to name it and tag it... So I wondered if there is an app of dreamstime for my phone? And yes,... More
  • My Flowers Collections!

    by Maryrosemarapia | 21st of August, 2015

    Hello My name is rose, I am from Philippines and currently living in Africa, my photography is almost mix subjects, but my special is Food Photography, Natures and Products, when i don't want to get prostrated on food photography i frequency shot flowers because it gives... More
  • My first sale! :)

    by Pofophoto | 9th of August, 2015

    On this tired sunday morning just being online to check my things I have seen my first sale :) I'm very happy now!   See Article
  • My first sale

    by Jkjainu | 4th of August, 2015

    One day in office, My colleague saw me and asked, How much till now you earn from your photography? I was taken awake by the question as i was not expecting any money from my hobby, I was thinking who will buy my photographs where there are 1000 times better photographers.... More
  • Assignment winner

    by Sanshams | 28th of July, 2015

    Wow !!!! I finally won my first assignement on dreamstime. I can not believe it and I'm so happy. Thanks to everyone who voted my file.   See Article

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