• Home
  • Blogs
  • Stock Photography Blog & Community Forum

Stock Photography Articles about begin & Community Forum

  • First set of photos uploaded

    by Spradhandce | 25th of October, 2014

    Today I was really pleased to see the notification that my first set of photos had been accepted and uploaded on DreamsTime. I had been going through the site and looking at some of the popular pics. I was amazed at the quality and realized I have long way to go before... More
  • Do we need a CPL Filter?

    by And19sv | 18th of October, 2014

    For thoose that don't know what a CPL filter [circular polarizer filter] is, I will try to explain what is it's purpose and you can decide on your own if you need it. Let's imagine this: "You just came back from your vacation on the seaside and you download your pictures... More
  • New born Dreamstime baby!

    by Sebastian423 | 7th of October, 2014

    Hello everyone! I consider myself as a new born baby to Dreamstime and to photography. My experience is just 3 months but i fell in love with it just after few shots with my iphone :)     After 6 accepted images i decided to buy something more suitable than... More
  • Learning

    by Stigspics | 5th of October, 2014

      Having recently joined DT I am learning. The first thing I have learned is that when I started i knew nothing, I now know enough to know that I know very little!! I will persevere and hopefully each rejection will teach me as much as each acceptance. I am however... More
  • 100 Files On Line

    by Asakalaskas | 6th of September, 2014

    [previmg]0,400,89,239_44236290[/previmg] Today I had my 100th file approved!! Compared with some that might seem like a fairly small number, but for me it's a milestone. It's fitting it was of the new addition to our family, frankly he's a photographers goldmine!! Here... More
  • A Newbie's Comprehensive Guide: From Camera's to what Sells

    by Clewisleake | 12th of August, 2014

    Pictured in this article is my 700th accepted image and represents one heck of a journey, one year ago I started my adventure on Dreamstime with lofty goals and high expectations, but there was one problem I had no idea what I was doing and really had no one to ask and... More
  • Commercial vs artistic integrity

    by Glennmart | 15th of July, 2014

      This is a repost (slightly edited) of something I said in one of the forums. I think it holds true to not just photography, but anything we are passionate about and would like to make a living from. It talks about the tension of doing only what you love, but the... More
  • New to Dreamstime - First Images

    by Shiny247 | 9th of June, 2014

    My very first batch of submissions and 3 images get accepted! I am very pleased and excited. Lots to learn! See Article
  • EQUIPMENT FOR BEGINNERS in stock photography

    by Newnow | 1st of May, 2014

    Hello again everyone, As I promised in my first blog that I would next write something about equipment for newbies in stock photography, here I am. I have to say that I was very surprised how many people actually read my first blog and I am very happy that most of them... 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
  • Adventure begins!

    by Mrwhite80 | 12th of February, 2014

    Hello to all, My name is John, I'm 34, I love nature and animals. I'm Italian, so sorry for my English :) Start now by saying that for some time now I have found my real passion ... I heard born, and now I'm really sure, I love the photos, I love watching them, I love them... More
  • To win is to give all energy to your creations.

    by Okanakdeniz | 16th of January, 2014

    I am not an After Effect or web design author. I don't have much skills on creating something. But I can see angles in photos and videos quiet well enough to sell. My real job is making commercial musics to companies. I am a musician in Turkey. All I want to say, if you... More
  • Good clicks

    by Egonzitter | 14th of January, 2014

    Wishing you a fresh start in the new year with a lot of good beautiful and valuable Clicks!!!! Egon See Article
  • Acceptance Ratio

    by Kingtrac | 6th of January, 2014

    What is a good acceptance ratio for a beginner? See Article
  • Just Beginning at Dreasmtime

    by Kingtrac | 30th of December, 2013

    I'm just starting out at Dreamstime and it is my first microstock experience. I have nine images that have been accepted so far! I have been analyzing the images that have been accepted and rejected and I think it has already had a positive effect on my photography. I'... More
  • My 200th accepted photo!

    by Wolf1984 | 5th of December, 2013

    Hy , I am Ivan from small town Vukovar in Croatia. I am photographer from 2012 , still learn and hope to be better from day to day. On top , it is my 200th image accepted on Dreamstime. I start in May this year. I hope the earning will be better , till today for... More
  • The beginning

    by Twix178 | 27th of November, 2013

    Hello! I am very pleased to welcome you at my blog. Recently I started to invent and draw all kinds of interesting characters. Such as Mr. Christmas candy, and Ms. clip that works as manager. I hope you are familiar with my heroes, and you like them =) In the future I... More
  • How Do Beginners - Like me - Get Models?

    by Edosaodaro | 9th of October, 2013

    Hi Guys! I decided to write this as I imagine I am not the only one to ever have had this dilemma. A lot of people have great shooting ideas but just don't know how to approach the tricky subject - of models and, of course, associated releases - required to implement such... More
  • 200 images

    by Osmar01 | 25th of September, 2013

    I finally reached the milestone of 200 images online. I think for me it is a great achievement!!! I feel a little part of a dream. I hope to learn a lot with your help. So when I found myself at a crossroads I hope I have made ​​the right choice. More
  • HA-HA-HA!!!!200 photos passed!

    by Cqyoung | 18th of July, 2013

    It's 4 months since I joined DT, the 200th photo passed successfully today. I am very happy! Keep learning, keep going! I will be a real freelance photographer! I'd like to make friends with everybody!!!! See Article

Stock Photography that BLOGS!

Interact, make friends, share tips and techniques, have fun. Dreamstime wants your ideas and thoughts whether you are a photographer, designer or regular user. Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite images and photographers, post tutorials or simply exchange opinions with your with fellow dreamstimers.

Don't forget words and pictures go great together so make sure you choose some Dreamstime favorite pics to brighten your article. For inspiration, check out the hottest or the most useful blogs on the left.

Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite stock images and photographers

Create your blog

questions, meet answers

Join the discussion in the Dreamstime photography forum. Learn from, and share with, hundreds of professional stock photographers just like you!

Photography Forums