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  • I Want it. Can I Get it?

    by Komar | 28th of January, 2010

    This is my 199th sale. It's already my best month in terms of downloads, but I need just one more to score my double ton (cricket terminology). Can I get it before the end of the month? Come on buyers take a look through the best portfolio on Dreamstime ;-) (you gotta... More
  • My first experience as a buyer ;)

    by Julia161 | 26th of January, 2010

    Hi, Friends. Unexpectidely the day came when I began to need pictures for site designs. Now I know a little bit of how people choose pictures. At least how I do this. Here is my first impression of the process. 1. I convert some of my income into credits. 2. I have in... More
  • Weekend Sales

    by Fultonsphoto | 12th of December, 2009

    I have noticed on this and other sites that sales really slow down over the weekends. I just wanted to let the buyers know that I have absolutely nothing against them downloading my images over weekends, really its fine with me :0) See Article
  • Keywording - Are The tags correct?

    by Rnonstx | 8th of December, 2009

    This is old, mature, senior. I was looking for some concept ideas for old, mature or senior women on vacation in the islands. I used the following search strings "old woman island", "senior woman island" and "mature woman island". While the "mature" and "senior" returned... More
  • Weird keyword ?!?!

    by Billysiew | 2nd of December, 2009

    This is my recent sale: Buyer seached after l l no l no l Have you seen this keyword before? Can anyone explain to me? Thanks! See Article
  • Preparing, Shooting, Publishing! Is that what buyers want?

    by Mani33 | 1st of December, 2009

    Hello everybody, Now I just felt it's more than the right moment to write about this subject even I'm not feeling that well though... I like what I do ;) But before I start I just want to remind you that buyers can understand photography as well as the photographers!... More
  • 3000 sales!!!

    by Aprescindere | 25th of November, 2009

    Today I have already had the 3000th sale. I have spent less than two year reaching this goal. I am very satisfied and I am very grateful to all buyers and DT team. I never expected to achieve this result in so little time. Thanks Aprescindere This is my... More
  • New collection: Textures & Backgrounds

    by Charlydamart | 25th of November, 2009

    I have created this Textures & Backgrounds to guide our potential buyers who are looking for Abstract textures and Background. If you're interested to contribute to this collection, please sellect your images and I'll add to the collection. Help me to make this... More
  • A Matter of Expectations!

    by Mani33 | 12th of November, 2009

    Hi all, I Just thought of sharing you this as I was working on a new project & of course DT photos were involved... Most of the times buyers imagine the use of the image before they download it! But the fact is that the photo doesn't always reach the final work for... More
  • My First 100 Downloads!

    by Mani33 | 29th of October, 2009

    No I didn't mean I had 100 sales! Maybe one day I hope :)) I'm on the other side of the business... I made my first 100 downloads from DT as a buyer! I love to use photos for everything! Showing my e-mails with unique images! Use them on the sites I do as a webdesigner!... More
  • 1000 photos online!

    by Atm2003 | 16th of September, 2009

    A new milestone! 1000 photos online!!! Thanks Dreamstime users and buyers Atm2003 This is my 1000th photo uploaded See Article
  • Too many shots!

    by Kikkerdirk | 10th of September, 2009

    I think that if we want to get more attention from the buyers we have to take a little less pictures! Yes indeed less pictures! I see you scratching your head! You look surprised! No this is not a joke! I'm talking from my experience with film. I'm studying analog... More
  • mysterious buyer needs rooster head,teton buffalo and water over red rocks?

    by Taragolden | 12th of August, 2009

    Like many others here on dreamstime, I do review the search terms that my buyers use to find me and my images.. on this particualr sale i get a N/A which im assuming meant they knew me or my profile.. im not sure how as im a very small contributer on this site. I am most... More
  • i got first sale

    by Orangee | 7th of July, 2009

    thanks DT and thanks my buyer See Article
  • SO SWEET

    by Dmccale | 9th of June, 2009

    http://www.music-for-music-teachers.com/index.html SO SWEET This was posted on one of my old blogs. Dana had told me awhile back she used this photo. And she just posted this message below.This made my day. It is so SWEET to know where your photos are used. Just wanted... More
  • She made my day!

    by Littledesire | 3rd of June, 2009

    I've always wanted to recieve a comment from a buyer and I was always happy for those of you who already had a comment. I haven't recieve a comment till this morning! "Beautiful and very well photographed. I will love to use this in my artwork. Your work is great! Oh,... More
  • How I used a photo from Dreamstime . . .

    by Eclecticelegance | 27th of May, 2009

    This blog is a kind of reply to the article a buyer wrote a few days ago over here. She gave some examples of how she had used the images she had purchased here, so I thought that I would share also! I bought this image not very long ago for an advertisement I was... More
  • Looking from buyers side of the table

    by Alexhor | 26th of May, 2009

    Today I was thinking about stock photography buyers. Is this important? It must be, it affects sales. That leads to the point that at stock agency every contributor must think in advance. My first bunch of images was mostly rejected. I wasn't thinking anything. It was... More
  • disapointment

    by Markantonydavid | 3rd of May, 2009

    having uploaded a number of pictures recently i was at first over the moon to have two of them downloaded within the first month, but that feeling was short lived when i realised that all i made from these two sales at maximum resolution was $0.70. can anyone please tell... More
  • Latest photo area

    by Bradcalkins | 28th of April, 2009

    One of the hidden gems on the DT main page is the 'Latest' tab: Latest Photos This gives you two very interesting tools: 1. Latest downloads. This is a quick look at 5 or so of the latest purchases made by buyers. I am often surprised at what kinds of things people... More

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