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  • Change is in the air

    by Inyrdreams | 7th of October, 2014

    Leaves are turning brilliant colors here in Michigan in the USA, and the smell of concord grapes from the wineries fill the air. apples hang heavy on the trees and happy orange pumpkins dress every stoop around. Change is in the air, for soon we will have dropped leaves and... More
  • Money or life? Or both?

    by Sasanka7 | 10th of March, 2014

    Money or life? Or both? Straight from the hip is an explanation that this contribution can in any case does not seek to argue, or in any way make light of the considerable work that makes Tomáš Hajzler and his people about freedom at work . It was he who gave me his lecture... More
  • From Commercial to Editorial?

    by Teeimagination | 5th of July, 2013

    Hello Dreamstime Community, I am wondering if anyone knows if it ispossible to switch an accepted image from commercial to editorial? Or if the best way is to delete the image and re-submit it? I accidentaly uploaded an image of a bubble gum machine filled with marbles... More
  • Choosing for mirrorless

    by 1000wordsimages | 20th of May, 2013

    >I am shooting now with my Mirrorless cameras for about 1,5 year and I am very happy about the choice. Long time I was dreaming of having a small camera that creates the same quality images of a DSLR. I wanted something that I could easy take with me so that I will not miss... More
  • My family hates microstock

    by Daddiomanottawa | 3rd of May, 2013

    Well, not exactly. I suppose I should rephrase my title to more correctly say, "My Family Hates the way microstock has changed me". Yup, it has. I am changed, altered. Microstockly-speaking, I am but a shadow of the man I was fifteen months ago. Like one of the Autobots... More
  • Camera change Sony to Nikon

    by Egonzitter | 6th of March, 2013

    From the 31 st of january 2013 i finally moved to a Nikon d800 and left Sony/Minolta/Konica-Minolta after about 25 years.Hope to make a lot of nice pictures in the future but most of all to enjoy Photography !!!Here my first Nikon Pics, , , More
  • Well....Over a year since my first Blog Post. Trying to make a change!

    by Snookless | 6th of February, 2013

    My very first blog was titled "28 photos and $10.00 Later" Posted April of 2011. My Next Blog had a titled "I found one of my photos on the web!! And what a strange article!" posted just a week later. Well it's 2013 now and just wanted to share with the... More
  • Is the end of microstock near?

    by Luis2007 | 12th of August, 2012

    Is the end of microstock near? It probably is. The day photographers will not be able to pay for the their computer connection is near and I try to explain why: Agencies database are getting bigger and bigger to compete with each other, if you slow down or do not upload... More
  • How did you do with DT changes?

    by Egomezta | 1st of June, 2012

    A month ago DT changed the levels of the prices per image, here it is the link where you can see these changes: Levels Update Now it is easier for our images to reach levels, for example before for a level 4 an image needed 25 sales, now an image only needs 10 sales. That... More
  • Has Spring Sprung Already?

    by Peanutroaster | 27th of February, 2012

    I just got back from a fantastic school vacation at Stowe, Vermont - cross country skiing at the Trapp Family (Sound of Music) resort, downhill at the Mt. Mansfield and snowshoeing up the Pinnacle Trail. We were treated to a nice blast of fresh powder on our last day... More
  • Changes

    by Sarkao | 22nd of February, 2012

    I responded too many changes in my live in the last month. My vital and too young dad died unxceptedly. And I became freelancer photographer until one week. I moved to my own photostudio and bought studio flash lights (thanks to dreamstime and other stock agenicies:))... More
  • RF to Editorial Image

    by Dash76 | 29th of January, 2012

    After about a year on Dreamtime (on and off) I think I am finally coming to grips what is an eligable photo. I do have a concern with a few photos I have taken in the past that have buildings in them. It comes down to 'Is it recognisable?' and 'Should it really be an Editorial... More
  • Future change from Sony to Nikon

    by Egonzitter | 22nd of December, 2011

    I use a minolta 50 mm 2.8 macro, 100 mm 2.8 macro , konica-minolta 17-35 2.8-4.0 D and a Tamron sp 70-300 mm f/4-5.6,flash minolta 5600 hs, a sigma macro tube flash and a studio umbrella and softbox flash. I used to own a minolta 9000, minolta 9xi and a konica-Minolta... More
  • total 400 pictures accepted in 2011 !!

    by Egonzitter | 22nd of December, 2011

    I reached my goal to have a total of 400 pictures accepted at Dreamstime in 2011 !! Merry christmas to you all and a happy new year !! My next goal is to change from Sony to Nikon in 2012 !! and much more pictures accepted and sold !! Wishing you all the best !... More
  • No excuses, only the efforts!

    by Jianbinglee | 17th of December, 2011

    Recently, due to busy, no time to take pictures, there is no satisfactory image upload. And because no time and no theme, upload the picture quality is not good. Very depressed! Hope I can gradually change this situation. Efforts! More
  • Small Trend for Me

    by Astargirl | 9th of September, 2011

    I've noticed a trend that seems to be taking shape for me. Instead of getting lots of smaller sales through subscriptions or just random sales, I seem to be getting fewer but bigger, higher revenue sales in recent months. This is neither a good or bad thing. It seems to... More
  • Survival Via Collaboration

    by Agsandrew | 1st of August, 2011

    For the most individual photographers and graphic designers their future in micro-stock industry appears to be grim. The math is rather simple - the number of customers is likely to grow much slower than the number of available images - so the income for average contributor... More
  • Wishes for my portfolio

    by Silent47 | 27th of April, 2011

    Things seem to be simple when you see someone else's portfolio and like what you see.You think: I can do this"but in fact is very hard to do. After hours of search for inspiration we realize that we are never satisfied with our work.How to make clean and simple ideas?I... More
  • Rethink, Revamp, Revise, Redo....Learning How to Create.

    by Angelaostafichuk | 29th of December, 2010

    Day four in a hospital in Bolivia and I've had a lot of time to think about stuff. Bedrest is never fun, but after a month of travel, I got hit hard with something on Christmas day. Such is life, and as usual life is an adventure which has it's good days and it's bad. I... More
  • DT changes on focus!

    by Mani33 | 19th of December, 2010

    Hello guys, I know I am a DT addicted and in specific, a blog addicted, but I was waiting for somebody to talk about this... Since it's been a week or more maybe, I have decided to talk about it my self for who didn't notice... You know that DT is one of the most user... More

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