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  • Oops! Keywording Mistakes to Avoid

    by Ellenboughn | 18th of November, 2008

    Time for a reminder of the most common keywording mistakes to avoid. Pay attention to the list below so that your images aren't overlooked in a search due to poor keywords. Incorrect keywords can lead to frustrated buyers that hurts everyone's downloads. Keywording should... More
  • Global Warming

    by Ellenboughn | 11th of April, 2007

    April 22 is Earth Day. The tipping point has been reached. Politicians and corporations have joined the rest of us in sharing concern for what human activity is doing to the earth. As a consequence there is an increasing demand for images that illustrate these major... More
  • The new me:)

    by Silent47 | 11th of September, 2013

    Ok...At wisconsinart advice i begin to redefine myself.This is what came out: And some images in pending...What do you think about new me?Thank you all for the good advices!They took me here These images was accepted today:... More
  • Exclusive Contributor

    by Roboriginal | 7th of June, 2011

    Hello fellow members out there, just after three months and a bit I decided to become an exclusive contributor to Dreamstime. Compared to other stock agencies around, I feel more comfy here, have the impression, that the chances to build up a decent portfolio might be bigger.... More
  • 1000 downloads

    by Mellimage | 15th of April, 2011

    Today I received the 1,000th download on my portfolio. The image that was downloaded is this leadership concept image from my Playful Concepts series. In this series I try to realise social and business concepts with the help of small generic game figurines. Currently... More
  • Concepts and ideas

    by Focusemotions | 29th of May, 2010

    How can we find the most relevant concept for the period of time we can relate to. I have come up with some concepts to capture current condition in Australia. concepts, 30.June end of financial year, economic down turn, financial formula, winter, saving energy, global... More
  • get noticed through quality

    by Kikkerdirk | 2nd of May, 2010

    The best way to draw attention to your port is buy uploading high quality pictures. There are several way to draw attention to your port, high quality is only one but its the most important! - exclusivity : exclusive pictures end up higher in stock searches and therefore... More
  • The Practical Keyworder - Concepts: One thing leads to another...

    by Hatcheckgirl | 12th of April, 2010

    Concept keywording has gotten a bad reputation - why? As I pointed out in an earlier post, many articles have been written about the necessity of "shooting to concept" (Want Success? Start with the Concept). So, if you have a great concept, why not throw on as many concept... More
  • Reached 3 milestones and reworked an old image

    by Wildmac | 17th of February, 2010

    Hi Everyone! :) I'm feeling in a celebratory mood today and thought I would share my good mood with you. I've reached three milestones. The first is reaching my first $100 earnings, I actually passed it a couple of days ago. The second milestone was having my first level... More
  • Images from Amsterdam - working in concepts.

    by Stan020 | 24th of January, 2010

    Last year I read on article on how to develop a succesfull strategy in Micro Stock Imaging. On of the advices was: Make that long planned trip to Amsterdam. Well, I've been living in this city since I was born so I had the Illusion that a Micro Stock Carreer would be easy.... More
  • what the benefit of writing a blog in DT

    by Applee | 18th of September, 2009

    what is the benefit of writing a blog in DT . i dont want 1 credit for a blog. because i am not buying anything from DT. See Article
  • Starting Model Stock

    by Davidsl222 | 14th of August, 2009

    I recently purchased some lighting to go along with my photo equipment. My intent was to do some product shooting and family art portraits. I love taking photos of my wife in different costumes and poses. We laugh and have fun. (Clean stuff -- mind out of the gutter you.... More
  • Advertising and me. "Insight"

    by Artistar | 27th of March, 2009

    Hi. This is my second delivery about advertising concepts. Today I going to try to explain what an "insight" is. INSIGHT: An insight is the capacity to become aware about an interior reality of any thing, for example: a product that we need to communicate. The insight... More
  • My next steps

    by Zenotri | 25th of March, 2009

    I am in my 7th week on DT now. I have been on and off a number of photography forums for a couple of years now & never have I learnt as much as I am learning on this site. My progress in terms of success is slow but definite. I now have 121 images approved and 5 sales.... More
  • Another tutorial

    by Ladykassie | 10th of January, 2009

    just another little tutorial on what more you can do with your photos.. My Blog See Article
  • Preparing for spring

    by Sukro | 13th of December, 2008

    Christmas is getting so close, and I can see that spring images are beginning to take of - so I have made a couple of bird illustrations for you. I need spring concepts - I seem to have run out of ideas, maybe it is just to dark in Denmark to think about spring...;-) More
  • Another Blog on Models :)

    by Rgebbiephoto | 21st of April, 2008

    We seem to do fairly well with the various friends that model with us. But we are starting to come to a very interesting discovery... The models that seem to sell best for us are US... I've always liked having my pictures taken, so it's a given for me to be in front of... More
  • How to get more sales and bring more buyers to your portfolio? Part II

    by Vgajic | 19th of August, 2007

    OK. Let's think like this. Last few days I make search for very often real world situations and problems, I search for "woman menstrual cramps" and "business mobbing". And do you know what I got? For first one I did not get any photo, for second just 37 photos (some of them... More

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