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Big sale!
posted by fredbro - 28th of march, 2014
Wow! After having many subscription sales lately, I just sold a 25 credits picture! What a nice surprise when you wake up in the morning, get on your Dreamstime account and see that your earning balance just made a big leap forward!... More...
posted by kamell - 18th of march, 2014
I already have a few sales for 12 and 13 credits. This is a very pleasant surprise for me.
20 Credit sale - Personal record
posted by matthiase - 3rd of february, 2014
Today I broke a new personal record. I would like to thank the buyer that bought this image: I made 20 Credits:)
Why don't increase the level of subscription?
posted by andrews71 - 21st of september, 2013
I think that the price of selling in DT should be reviewed by management. For example, my last 20 picture sold just 4 are with credits and 16 (!!) are with subscriptions at 0.42$ each I can comprehend that we earn on volume and... More...
Two Goals Reached in Same Day!
posted by suyerry - 30th of august, 2013
Today I got my 400th Image online and made my second $100 cash out! This is my 400th Image. This is my illustration that got me to $200 and it was a 13 credit sale, which is also the largest credit sale I have had so... More...
To sleep perchance to dream-- ay there's the rub
posted by davidwatmough - 24th of july, 2013
This post is written for newbies to simply relate some of my experiences with microstock. When you have difficulty sleeping may I recommend that you create images in your head with a view to capturing them in reality the next day.... More...
Why photography? (win a 7 credit sale!)
posted by robinstockphotos - 1st of july, 2013
Share your obsession with photography, why you like it, what makes you admire your subjects and what you want dream of capturing one day and where would be your dream destination for photography? Great to know your fellow photographers... More...
Good beginning! Good year!
posted by jackbluee - 24th of march, 2013
I don't know if the stock photography market is getting worse or not, but for myself, I've been getting better. I've been selling images here for 6 months and I've made more money each month. Adding average 120... More...
50 Credit Sale!
posted by jackbluee - 18th of january, 2013
While some of us including me worrying about the slow sales in this month, I just had my first 50 credit sale this morning. I could not believe my eyes! The picture on the left is the lucky one. I never would think that picture could... More...
Two sales of 50 credits...
posted by fabioconcetta - 31st of december, 2012
When you say, new year new sales at the end of this year, today I made my two highest sales, or 50 credits, I am very satisfied. I thank those who believed in my images and sends a greeting to the whole community of Dreamstime, for... More...
Milestone - 50 credits for one sale!
posted by friday123 - 10th of october, 2012
My best sale on Dreamstime in my life! Today I sold this photo (from my holiday in Croatia) for 50 credits! Sometimes simple composition and nice light makes miracles. I am very happy and... More...
Super Friday credit sales
posted by bcritchley - 11th of may, 2012
I'll make this my shortest blog ever. I really just wanted to commemorate that in just over 24 hours I hit a new PB of 140 credits worth of sales plus 7 sub sales bumping those images up the level system. If only every day was like... More...
Dreamstime Photographers in Mad Magazine
posted by peanutroaster - 24th of april, 2012
My favorite magazine as a kid was Mad Magazine. I was a big fan of Snappy Answers to Stupid Questions by Al Jaffee, Spy Vs. Spy from the mind of Antonio Prohías and of course the "One Day..." strips of Don Martin. Now that my son... More...
New image sales
posted by montylola - 16th of april, 2012
I have to share this with you all, I have been uploading images on a more regular basis lately and to my surprise some have been downloaded virtually instantly and best of all these are not subscription downloads but credit purchases.... More...
Published Photos! Credits???
posted by klicaqui - 28th of january, 2012
I saw 6 of my photos published in a book, I started to be very happy to see them published but then I realized that there was no name anywhere near my photos, so I went back to the editorial page and noticed that the only credits were... More...
Milestone - First P-EL sale!
posted by peanutroaster - 14th of january, 2012
I waited a week before crowing about this - just in case it was a mistake or something. Checking in on the old earnings report and seeing a 50 credit sale instead of a sub sale makes ones eyed do a double take. I guess now I'... More...
Credits remaining
posted by goldution - 4th of january, 2012
Could anyone tell, i have receieved one credit, have no idea what for.. I never bought any credits, nor converted earnings to credits.. is it a system error, or maybe a petty bonus as i have just had 100 sales? More...
Credit sales to the rescue
posted by mvogel - 31st of october, 2011
October was turning out to be a lack luster month in terms of revenue and sales until today. On the last day of the month I got two level 4 credit sales on this photograph which doubled my revenue for the month. Thank you to however... More...
Picture's sale refund
posted 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.... More...
Only 2 weeks on here.
posted by lukesergent - 20th of september, 2011
well after only 2 weeks of trying DT iv sold 3 photos and have 47 on line. im very happy, all i wanted to do was sell just one, but think that now im hooked. i must say that iv read a lot on here about people being upset but the... More...
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