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  • So well... let´s do microstock, what could possibly go wrong?

    by Konsti | 29th of October, 2014

    First things first: Hi. My Name is Konstantin (yep call me Konsti pls) and i´m 19 years old. So i did photography for a year now and wanted to go commercial since i started this thing. I love it! I´m kinda addicted to upload. Until the weekend, i think I´ll gonna... More
  • Rookie on Dreamstime. Finally!

    by Drew300 | 12th of June, 2014

    Hi shooters! Finally got my stock pictures accepted by Dreamstime! After a few rejections I finally did it. It's a great motivation to see your photos were accepted. I started shooting a few months ago. Bought old used Nikon D300 with Sigma 17-70 f/2.8-4.5 plus I bought... More
  • Small tip to all new photographers

    by 1000wordsimages | 23rd of April, 2014

    >At the beginning I see that many have to struggle with getting many images accepted. This is because some of us have to get used with the rules of getting images accepted or because you just started with photography. I would like to let you avoid starting with an low acceptance... More
  • To kindergarten

    by Lenutaidi | 23rd of November, 2013

    Hi all! Today a few words about life in kindergarten:) No child's age is the most important factor in attendance by this extended kindergarten program. What matters most are the child's personality traits and also his relationship with his family, especially with his mother.... More
  • State Quarters

    by Indy2320 | 6th of September, 2013

    After lots of work my image or illustration of the 50 state quarters was accepted into my portfolio. To create this image and make it appear more like an illustration,i painted every coin with silver spray paint you can buy at any hardware store. After that process was... More
  • Now, more work and less talk...

    by Robinstockphotos | 12th of June, 2013

    I had been waiting impatiently for getting proper equipment. I have been tired of post processing each and every single photo from my compact camera. The only good feature of my compact camera is IS and 840mm lens. So, finally...the much awaited equipment upgrade! I... More
  • Not even uploaded my complete portfolio, still I have already 3 sales!

    by Marceladmiraal | 20th of February, 2013

    Hello everybody, I'm a Dutch photographer. For the past I've worked mostly on commission as a sports, travel, nature and studio photographer before I got sucked into the corporate life. Now I'm trying to get back to photography and writing. I'm started uploading... More
  • Three ways to find real people that will model for you

    by Chanevy | 29th of October, 2012

    Do you want to shoot stock shots of people? Can you afford to pay a model? Me neither! So I decided to try to think of ways to get people to model for free without relying too much on friends and family Here are some ideas I had. 1) Set up a joint make over party... More
  • If you fall off a horse...

    by Llareggub | 10th of August, 2011

    You should get straight back on, I had a really good month last month on DT with revenue up about 100% on my previous best month and I passed the 300 picture on line mark and got an acceptance rate of 85%. The end of the month certainly resulted in a celebratory beer and... More
  • Getting started

    by Billdayone | 11th of March, 2011

    From what I see, people just let it all hang out. So here goes. I am trying to undrstand the DT experience. Not really very good at it but anyway... People inform of their first this and their first that... So my first collection is up..don´t really know what for but... More
  • St. Marteen Editorial addition

    by Cupeles | 8th of March, 2011

    This are my first Editorial images approved. Great addition to my portfolio. I hope to travel much more in the future so that more images like this would be approved. Enjoy!! =) See Article
  • New to Stock Photography?

    by Mwp1969 | 22nd of January, 2010

    Please feel free to check-out my helpful stock photography and illustration related blog. It contains lots of information that will be helpful to those that are just getting started in stock photography. It also provides a unique timeline highlighting my own personal experiences... More
  • 100 files online and 15 downloads

    by Studioportosabbia | 26th of August, 2009

    Got a new camera last month so I'm now serious uploading on dreamstime but unfortunately due to my old camera limited to 10 uploads a day. I have 100 files online and sold 15 images, one EL. This is a great motivation to continue! See Article
  • Commedia dell'arte

    by Sukro | 25th of March, 2009

    Did a search for commedia dell' arte, an ancient italian theatrical - you can read more about it , by the way it is still kept alive by great artists such as Dario Fo. I had expected to get thousands of images of masks and performers, and the charachters harlequin, pantalone,... More
  • Making HDR Pictures (Part IIC)

    by Espion | 26th of August, 2008

    HDR pictures generated by Photomatix per se are not good enough for stock photos. There are three main defects that needs to be removed before it is of suitable quality, namely artefacts, high noise levels, and severe chromatic aberrations. These defects exist even... More
  • The trip of lijiang Episode 1: start

    by Tobey | 21st of August, 2008

    After the end of interview of the graduate examination, I have many time to kill and at that time my college schoolmate invited me to tour the old city of li jiang in yun nan province. That was what I wanted urgely, beacuase during the spring festival I brought a nikon... More
  • Just getting started with Dreamstime

    by Sstedman | 23rd of April, 2008

    I just got started with Dreamstime, and my first photo was approved. Lets see where it goes from here. Here is is. Now I am off and running. Please look at my first photo and tell me what you think. Thanks! See Article
  • Photojournalists, the frontline warriors who bring us news

    by Fertographer | 6th of October, 2007

    I read up recently about kevin carter after viewing some pictures that were from all over the world, depicting conflict, atrocities, cruelty and sadness. Those photos, mainly in black and white, captured the essence of humanity and that so many parts of the world is lacking... More

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