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  • My best selling Photo

    by Hdanne | 9th of February, 2010

    When I shot this photo, conditions were quite poor. Light was low, it even started to rain. The deer is in an enclosure. Luckily there is no fence in the photo. I have an old but very decent Nikon Zoom (80 ... 200 mm, 2.8 the whole range, but without VR) which I used at a... More
  • editorial - every picture tells a story

    by Tan510jomast | 30th of January, 2010

    every picture tells a story. some of you may remember this rod stewart best seller of the same title. rod knew eveything about selling . he was so successful that he had himself at least 5 marriages, and all to gorgeous women old enough to be his mother rofl. yep. lucky... More
  • My 300th Download - It Fits The Season

    by Fotogeek | 6th of January, 2010

    My next DT downloading milestone happens to be my best seller. It was shot through the window of the car, while...driving shotgun in the van of my colleague that I was carpooling with. Anybody thought that the picture was a "drive by"...? No, shooting and driving is wrong,... More
  • My first 4 months in stock, my Bestseller and the AD 2010!

    by Baronefirenzeit | 2nd of January, 2010

    Hi all Dreamstimers and happy new year to all of you. Here i am after my first 4 months of stock in DT, which has a nice enough structure to look like a little game in the eyes of a videogames journalist like me. It's like an RPG (Role Playing Game, for the ones of... More
  • Invest in Quality

    by Rcaucino | 11th of December, 2009

    I'm really happy to have discovered that my photographic workflow is in compliance with the practice directions of dpBestflow: an ASMP initiative funded by the Library of Congress. Digital Photography Best Practices and Workflow project is the product of more than two... More
  • SHOW your Best upload

    by Jonvitalija | 6th of November, 2009

    Hi Guys, what about if we show our best and favourite upload See Article
  • Definitely October is my month!!!

    by Charlydamart | 28th of October, 2009

    WOOOOOW!!! Today I have recieved my firs P-EL sale... I hope this October never ends!!! WOOOOOW!!! See Article
  • Best Of...

    by Mani33 | 19th of July, 2009

    A crazy idea came up to my mind which is to make a collection of my favorite photos from some of DT photographers... Photographers that I meet in blogs, message boards, favorites... At least I started with them... Unfortunately most of them are not listed yet... That... More
  • Life Can't Be Better On Dreamstime

    by Maigi | 1st of June, 2009

    Wow, DT has become my best selling agency on this stock wonderland!!! With average 1.44 RPD this year, DT is definitely a company that makes you feel as a real partner. With the kind communication with contributors, DT team has made this site a cozy, comfortable, friendly... More
  • Level 5 - My Birthday Gift

    by Thefinalmiracle | 11th of May, 2009

    Is the title of this blog confusing?? Well it shouldn't be. Lately there was a debate on the board about whether assignment images should be shown first in the MOST POPULAR section in our portfolio. I had voted that they shouldn't be. The reason was simple. An assignment... More
  • Everyone has their own !

    by Angelasharris | 27th of April, 2009

    It is my own opinion that one is achieves their greatest potential by going with their own . I personally have a habit of zooming in on things. I magnify the image. I like to explore the minute details of objects with my camera. My method is a lot like the concept behind... More
  • March is my best month !!!

    by Billysiew | 31st of March, 2009

    I am so grad that my revenue for this month exceed $100. I will not expect too much, just hoping that this result will be maintained for the following months and so on. Thanks DT and all the buyers, you are simply the best!... More
  • 3 accomplishments in one week

    by Amilevin | 30th of March, 2009

    Hi all, I just had my best week here in DT in which I accomplished 3 major milestones: 1. I have 350 files online!! :) This is the 350th which got approved: (the holy bible) 2. I had my 100th sale!! :) This was the image which got sold:... More
  • My March In a nutshell

    by Fultonsphoto | 30th of March, 2009

    My first level 2 image was all from sales on this image in March (i.e. all 5 sales in this month) Total sales for March 20, doubling my sales for February and almost half of my total sales (44) in one month alone. My total revenue, close to 3 times more than any other... More
  • Yes, I did it!

    by Complexdesignpl | 16th of March, 2009

    In February I've crashed the borderline of 10 downloads per month. It's so impressive! ;-) As many times as I was so close to that line and... I had to wait until now. It was very frustrating and it's still unbeliveable for me that it really happened. I'm so excited!... More
  • Photography ‘grammar’

    by Lightbrush701 | 4th of March, 2009

    There are lots of talks about stock photography and the special ingredients to make it sellable. Like everything else photography has its own grammar, such as contrast, lighting, composition, and other aspects to make a good photo. Yet, often times a photo violating common... More
  • Keeping up the pace with best sellers

    by Windowseat | 23rd of February, 2009

    It takes great effort to keep up the pace with Stock photography, but it is so rewarding. Not just the money but the credit you feel when some of your work gets to be used world wide. Then there is the enormous feedback from the sales of your images. Which become best sellers,... More
  • More pictures for my collections

    by Charlydamart | 16th of February, 2009

    A long time has been passed since I received the last contribution for my collections. If you don't know or don't remember I'm speaking about our best pictures on line. Please, have a look on OUR BEST PICTURES blog and send me more picture to increase collections.... More
  • Don’t give up!

    by Awizard | 23rd of January, 2009

    I have read a lot of your blogs, some of them are very useful. And now I feel that I must say a few words. I’m a newbie here, and uploaded 10 pictures – 5 one day, and then one by one each other day. So… First 5 pictures were reviewed yesterday. The result was awful:... More
  • Birthday sales

    by Amilevin | 22nd of January, 2009

    Hi all, Before I'll publish my third part of the Africa trip I had I want to share something a bit different. Yesterday I had two celebrations: The first one was my birthday (I'm 29 years old since yesterday.. :) ). The second... More

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