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50th Sale
posted by fultonsphoto - 17th of april, 2009
Well March was my best month here since joining but April has seen me get my 50th sale. Although my PF says 48 sales this image was my 50th sale. Thanks to all the buyers that have supported me this far, hopefully my next... More...
Try to be a buyer for a while
posted by starblue - 14th of april, 2009
Last week one of my friend told me about her experience of searching images of angels. After our discussion, I´ve tried the part of a buyer. I would suggest to all photographers to make such an experience. Especially for getting an... More...
My first sale !
posted by fanuweb - 9th of march, 2009
I am so thrilled to say that I have reached my FIRST sale. I'm so happy because this means that my work is appreciate by someone. I joined DT in September 2008 but I've submitted some images only in january 2009 so, after 2 months... More...
a male dominated domain?
posted by tan510jomast - 9th of february, 2009
earlier this morning i was answering a question put forward by a peer who was wondering why only the "sexy pictures seem to sell ". the poster wondered is it because "designers are mostly males". i thought that was an interesting... More...
will buyers be looking for the same images?
posted by tan510jomast - 4th of february, 2009
I suppose it makes little difference to those of us who are new contributors in the micro stock trade. But I can't help wondering if all the surveys about trends, best selling images historically, etc.. really make any impact nowadays,... More...
More statistics
posted by charlydamart - 7th of january, 2009
I think it would be great to have some more statistics about what buyers are looking for in DT. I don't know if it exists already in DT, but to know which images have been the most downloaded today, last week, last month and ever... More...
My first 1000th sale!!!
posted by aprescindere - 25th of december, 2008
On December 24,I have already had the 1000th sale. I have spent only 10 months reaching this goal. I am very grateful to all buyers and DT team. Thanks Aprescindere This is my 1000th photo sold
One year with Dreamstime, Thank you DT & Thank you Buyers
posted by creativei - 21st of december, 2008
One year in DT as contributor I have been here for almost a year now, with my first image uploaded on 27th Dec 07, and my first image was accepted on 8th Jan 08. Which began as a fun two years ago on a different web site where I... More...
Nice Comment From A Buyer
posted by maigi - 18th of december, 2008
I'm so happy about those buyers, who take a little time to tell us, how they gonna use our images. Today a lovely lady bought this image and wrote me: "I think I'd like to use this on my website. Thank you!" That made my day. :) More...
How you use the images?
posted by papepi - 18th of december, 2008
For buyers- I think that all photographers and designers like to know how their images are used. Why do not we write a few words each time you buy? Make us happy and would create a dialogue between we. Maybe I am too idealistic...... More...
My first sale
posted by tc8888 - 17th of november, 2008
Today I'm very happy! I have sold my first image. It's really exciting! Thank you for the buyer and Rebeccaosborn.
100 images have been downloaded!!
posted by billysiew - 11th of november, 2008
I have 186 uploads, 373 downloads and 100 images have been used Thanks to all buyers and DT! Here is the 100th image:
buyers and their suggestions
posted by helioshelen - 6th of november, 2008
but who are the buyers? what kind of publishing? What kind of companies? sincerely sometimes becomes hard to find good "ideas" ... and this, because we do not know what is required. It would be nice to have a section reserved... More...
My 1st blog, yippee
posted by amast606 - 23rd of october, 2008
Gonna work hard to reach a 1000 sales this year. Okay, maybe I'll hit that number in 2009. Who knows?! Keeping my fingers crossed! Thanks, Dreamstime ..and to all the buyers out there who leave nice comments on sold photos, you guys... More...
Buyers and Sellers
posted by bchecjon - 31st of august, 2008
I love to read the blogs from people around the world, who share a common love for photography. Photographers share their knowledge and their musings on just about everything. One thing I have noticed however, is that there are... More...
Making money on Dreamstime
posted by litifeta - 4th of august, 2008
For a lot of newcomers, there is the question nagging in their minds about how much money you could possibly make. It must be the analyst in me, because I hear lots of stories, but simply do not believe them. So for the past few... More...
posted by moonb007 - 31st of july, 2008
I must say I am very excited. I have now reached for the first time my half way point on sales. This is very exciting as I fuel my hobby and love for photography. I have really only just started this year to aggressively... More...
Three sedona shots to one buyer
posted by taragolden - 7th of july, 2008
I just had my first sale to a buyer who took three of my Sedona images.. I wonder if thats because i had them in a collection so they would be easier to find. It would be nice if we could get a little mori nfo on the buyer. In this... More...
Messages from buyers.
posted by irisangel - 20th of june, 2008
Wouldn't it be nice if all buyers left a note saying where and how our images are being used? I understand that most buyers are very busy business people and it would be too time consuming for them to leave a note every time they downloaded... More...
Being specific may help sales.
posted by dcwcreations - 23rd of may, 2008
Some times when getting good Nature photo's I get so excited that I actually was able to sneak up on a wild animal and get a good photo that I get in a hurry to get it in to see if it will get approved. We all know that Nature... More...
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