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  • And the winner is...

    by Sasanka7 | 29th of June, 2013

    abstract grunge frame -->> this illustration is my 200th sale! More
  • waiting for 200th shopper!

    by Sasanka7 | 26th of June, 2013

  • Get into the mind of your customer

    by Peanutroaster | 13th of February, 2013

    After reading the blogs and message boards here for several years there is one thing that really sticks out in my mind - that is that photographer's do a lot of talking to each other, sharing information with each other, hooting and hollering, praising and complaining, about... More
  • Milestone - 800 sales !

    by TMarchev | 11th of October, 2012

    Today I made the 800th sale and Total revenue: $1,761.15$... I want to thanks to Dreamstime and all buyers. Dreamstime helped me to buy the new Intel i7 3770 processor and a bunch of other things that I need to grow in the future. Thanks again and I wish success to other... More
  • RELEVANT Relevancy Searches

    by Clarsen55 | 14th of May, 2012

    I take changes here at dreamstime with a grain of salt...the administration usually does a good job of testing and tweaking until the change is fair and positive. BUT recently I have noticed a distinct downgrade in many of my images appearance in a search. When "buyer searched... More
  • 100 uploads and upgrade

    by Wimseyed | 4th of May, 2012

    started in january as newbie, (still I am a newbie, I still have a lot to learn), but things went well, now I have made an upgrade of my equipment, thanks to the buyers of my pics, not that my earnings are so high, some people always want the last new body's and lenses,... More
  • I wish I knew who bought my pictures

    by Ewamewa2 | 26th of April, 2012

    Today I sold a set of images showing the beauty of Indian women/girls: I suspect it was bought by one buyer. It would be so nice to know for what sake:) I am aware of the fact that it is possible to search pictures in the internet but so far I have been successful only... More
  • Welcome more sales! - my best day ever here up to now :)

    by Androniques | 27th of March, 2012

    Hi Dreamers! I do not tend to shout about my so-called "milestones", because I do feel and know too well that I am not particularly fast in getting sales. But today (already safe to say yesterday)... err... "words don't come easy to me" It's either the wind changed and... More
  • Feedback from buyer!!!

    by Photosdl | 1st of March, 2012

    Hello, This morning I had a great news, I received an email from one of my buyer to let me know what she had used my image for. It's a great honnor for me to know that such a great artist uses my image in her incredible art. here's the link to her outstanding blog.... More
  • The importance of keywording

    by Trottola | 11th of February, 2012

    Microstock agency like Dreamstime are sort of great boxes with thousand of images and illustrations. This give a great opportunity to buyers in terms oh choise. But what happens to contributors? It's very very important to work at keywording your pictures, because it'... More
  • Are buyers on holiday?

    by Kphotos6411 | 28th of December, 2011

    I had thought that buyers would be taking a winter holiday between Christmas and New Year, but, guess not. This picture just sold today! See Article
  • Poppa Needs a Brand New Lens

    by Peanutroaster | 1st of December, 2011

    It's now December and if the world of business is anything like my former corporate life, this is the time of year when department heads are asked to "use it or lose it". Year end budgets are always strange animals in the world of business. Unlike your household budget,... More
  • Picture's sale refund

    by Digikhmer | 12th of October, 2011

    Until now, I never dare to think that It will happen to me to face a refund request. Today it is a new milestone for me. I have a picture's refund yeh! It was a credit sale ... It must be a 9 credits sale ... I knew that It can happen. I don't mind much about that as long... More
  • such a nice feeling

    by Ewamewa2 | 9th of October, 2011

    It is such a nice feeling to know that your editorials are attractive for buyers. Today, although it is Sunday, I sold two and they were (unluckily:)) credit sales, searched after "incense islam" key. However, it is a pity, the buyers do not leave any information regarding... More
  • 100 sales

    by Kethan | 30th of September, 2011

    My sales reached 100, and have $161.67 revenue. I'm so glad. Thank DT and all buyers. Thanks everybody See Article
  • 4000 images online!

    by Grafvision | 28th of September, 2011

    Today I have achieved 3000 images online! My sales has also increased remarkably too so it seems work is rewarded here. Thanks to buyers, thanks to DT! See Article
  • Now I'm a Buyer As Well....

    by Davidwattsjr | 14th of September, 2011

    Friends, I've been submitting photos for several years now. But now I find myself on the other side of the table, so to speak. In addition to my photography work, I've also been writing an novel based on some fascinating events in the Korean War. I found myself needing... More
  • New stock images available for sale !

    by TMarchev | 21st of August, 2011

    Hello buyers i have new files for you :) I want to say that I have for August $65 and 10 days remain until the end of the month... This is the best month so far this year... I remember that last year I had such a month that I spent $320. Good luck to my colleagues!... More
  • 6 sales in one day

    by Shauna77 | 20th of August, 2011

    Yesterday I had 6 sales in one day. Thanks to the buyer(s?). These are the images, all taken from the same family session in June. See Article
  • Black and white photos

    by Ewamewa2 | 17th of August, 2011

    DT has just accepted my first B&W photo. I am very curious how it will manage here. Do you have any experience regarding B&W pictures? Are the buyers interested in that kind of photography? Again, the photo was taken in India, New Delhi:) Just n case, I also uploaded the... More

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