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  • The Journey to 1000 Sales by Making Excuses

    by Wisconsinart | 18th of November, 2010

    I have reached 1000 sales. As I write this, one of the most recent Featured Photographers was Subbotina. I found this Contributor a while back while browsing the database and I added this person to my list of favorites. The reason for adding is because we both joined DT... More
  • Ruminations on Dreamstime Stock Rank game

    by Selitskiy | 10th of November, 2010

    I've been periodically reading DT blogs, and recently noticed some kind of obviously ranking label - wheel with a wing. My curiosity made me click on it and so I discovered the game (or a training tool) of the Stock Rank. I could confess, though my rating is till low... More
  • Businessman in shopping centre

    by Julia161 | 17th of September, 2010

    I just wanted to share with you my joy about finding a new model, Petr. This guy is very easy to work with, loves being photographed and looks natural in any pose. Here is a part of our first series "Young businessman in shoping centre" More
  • Newest Member of the $1,000 Club: Thoughts on How You Can do it Too

    by Wisconsinart | 20th of August, 2010

    Today I have achieved the special milestone at DT of $1,000 in earnings overall. Here are some thoughts on how you can do it, too: First, a look behind the numbers. I joined DT February, 2009. You get excited with your first few sales but there really isn't much motivation... More
  • Mad Man

    by Theblackrhino | 9th of August, 2010

    This image started out as a doodle of a humanoid science fiction character: Thick black eyes, strange folds in the skin, etc. Trying to think "like a buyer" I had a suspicion that it might sell better if it was more human- and business-related. So I erased some parts... More
  • Is Your Business Card as Effective as it Could Be?

    by Jsternig | 29th of July, 2010

    With the rise of online social networking sites and virtual information exchange applications like bump, physical business cards have seen somewhat of a decline in recent years. While these new networking alternatives are certainly important tools and can vastly expand your... More
  • Get Your Photography Business Noticed

    by Jsternig | 15th of July, 2010

    One of the most important assets that your photography business has is its own identity. Unfortunately, many businesses struggle to use that identity to their advantage, whether because they are unaware of the potential that it holds, or because they are simply intimidated... More
  • Meet Cecilia

    by MinervaStudio | 6th of July, 2010

    Say Hi to her :) She can be very shy, but can che pose, man ;-) Here is a collection of her posing in business and concept situations, hope you like her. Many more to come in the few next days, so stay tuned! Bye Luca More of her HERE More
  • 100th DL today

    by Photograff | 13th of June, 2010

    It happened today. I passed the 100 download mark with this image: See Article
  • I've got 30!

    by Trottola | 20th of May, 2010

    30 what? Are you maybe asking yourself... No, not 30 dollars, as someone of you can imagine, not 30 sells... they are 30 images on line!!! My next milestone (to reach 50 uploads) is coming closer!!! Here are my two last illustrations which made me growing up to 30 uploads.... More
  • Today is a big day

    by Almaterra | 19th of April, 2010

    Today is BIG BIG DAY. To be more specific: over 100 UPLOADS. Microstock is a very complex business, but a very creative area. I am very proud for working with such a great partner: Dreamstime. It' s not easy, but I like to think that Dreamstime is a wonderful platform:... More
  • Taxes !!!!! Sucking the life out of me !!!!!!

    by Cafebeanzphoto | 15th of April, 2010

    When I grow up ..... I will choose to write off the camera expenses i have incured in the past fiscal year. But for now, since I am not earning more at "Stockphotography" to claim it as a career, I will just have to "Bite the *&#%?! Bullet" ...... Thank heaven for loving... More
  • Movies www.Knoxville.Fm

    by Knoxvillefm | 6th of April, 2010

    We are involved in creating Hd Movies at www.Knoxville.Fm . They are family friendly and wholesome. We also own www.GoodMorning.am We are entering a age that 10 years from now it will be noted that thousands of individuals created movies and will sustain a residual income... More
  • The BUSYness Perspective

    by Thefinalmiracle | 25th of March, 2010

    About 10 years ago, I had an argument with a close friend of mine over the kind of life I was imagining ahead. While talking about career, routine and then personal life together, she was teaching me of how a normal and good life is about working 9 to 5 and then spending... More
  • Excitement

    by Shardon | 23rd of March, 2010

    Well, I was just thinking about microstock. I started on this business as a hobby (it still is a hobby) on 2005 with my first camera, an Olympus E300 and since then, I literally done nothing. I uploaded 10-20 photos on 1-2 sites and totally forgot them. I got some little... More
  • Boring with 3D

    by Sebikus | 23rd of March, 2010

    I was boring last week, so I have started to learn some 3D thing :-) Thera are easy piture, but, you know, I'm just learnig... :-) See Article
  • Cheap Advertising

    by Noonie | 20th of March, 2010

    Here's my solution for advertising on a dime! Since I have business cards for my furniture business already I decided to make use of those to advertise my Dreamstime portfolio, also. Business cards from Vista Print are cheap , so I ordered some with my referral URL... More
  • Quite Happy

    by smartview27 | 10th of March, 2010

    Today, I am QUITE HAPPY!! I exceeded the limit of $100. So, it's my first payment from Dreamstime! This image helped me: ... Thanks to all DT team, clients and partners! See Article
  • Holiday Gifts for Clients

    by Jsternig | 17th of December, 2009

    It's that time of the year again! If you need some help with designing your Holiday greetings, feel free to visit www.beperceived.com. Merry Christmas! More
  • About Me

    by Sgnajn | 29th of October, 2009

    Hi there, I am a part time photographer, full time worker in a telecommunication Co. doing in-house design job. Taking photo is always my hobby, I hope this hobby can turn into business one day. Wish me luck. Cheers! See Article

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