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  • Moving from technically right to artistically interesting

    by Actina | 4th of September, 2014

    I started to learn photography in January 2013 with a 3 months intensive school, when I learned the basics, and after the school I kept learning from different tutorials and books, trying out what I learned. Finally, after I changed entry level cropped frame Nikon to full... More
  • Improvement

    by Jaap2861 | 30th of August, 2014

    This picture of de Watergate of Sneek in the Netherlands was my first uploaded and accepted photo on Dreamstime in January 2014. For so far it got 134 views. And no comments and no downloads. In June I wrote in my first blog I had my first download from the image with... More
  • 300 UPLOADS!!! Double then last post!!

    by Newnow | 20th of August, 2014

    Hello everyone, my last blog was at 150 uploads, now I've double it...Yeah!!! But, I do need some advises because my images have good number of views but very low sale! Can anybody give me some advise what to change or what to do? I know my images are not always people... More
  • Photography Education: Photo Clubs & Meetup

    by Ginntinn | 2nd of August, 2014

    Although I've taken photos all my life, I can see that the key turning point, once I decided to focus on photography as a creative medium (in addition to writing) was making the effort to seek out advanced instruction from working photographers and photographic artists.... More
  • Got inspired, thank you!

    by Awizard | 11th of April, 2014

    I think that everybody needs inspiration from time to time. I live in Ukraine, last haft a year has been very tough here. I was exhausted emotionally, did not see any positive tendencies, did not find any source for inspiration to take pictures. But then I read Wisconsinartâ... More
  • Milestone: $20,000 Total Earnings, Lesson Learned: Ego vs Confidence

    by Wisconsinart | 23rd of March, 2014

    I've recently reached two milestone with Dreamstime: Fives years as a contributor and $20,000 total earnings. I was first published 40 years ago and thus started my career in freelance art, but I never really enjoyed any real income until I branched into online microstock.... More
  • Hurrah!

    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. See Article
  • Track Your DT Earnings Easy

    by Fotoeye75 | 16th of March, 2014

    Want to be able to see exactly how much money you have earned for a single days worth of shooting, an individual model or any other subject matter .. and have it continuously up to date? 1) Before you do anything, decide exactly what you want to track .. a location, model,... More
  • $200 milestone!!!

    by Coenemeloen | 13th of February, 2014

    Found out this morning that my earning balance reached a $200 milestone with my latest sale! Thank you buyer and Dreamstime! This is great! See Article
  • My Dreamstime earning is starting..

    by Designersl | 9th of February, 2014

    Hello all DT friends.. This is my first blog and my apologies to taking so much time to write first blog article. So yes.. I had my first sale in.. 07/20/2013 for this image.. Thanks lot for buyers. :) I had upto 9 sales upto now. Will share more information.... More
  • On My Way!

    by Iheartcountryphoto | 20th of December, 2013

    A few months ago I purchased my first "real" camera. I have always loved photographing everything but never thought about doing it for any profit. While online trying to teach myself about photography, I stumbled on the DT website. At first, my thoughts were "stock-what?... More
  • 100 sales and tripled earnings

    by Perstock | 6th of November, 2013

    Today I celebrate my one hundred sale! After one year on DT I passed this milestone. Also, during October I was accepted as exlusive photographer. And, suddenly after a week or two the earnings where trippled compared with the best month - August. I don´t now if this... More
  • Don´t give up!

    by Melbra | 10th of October, 2013

    Hi, this is my first blog :) When I started with DT 1.5 years ago, I had a lot of rejected photos. I didn´t want to give up, even if it was frustrating. I started to go to the College for a course in portrait and food photography, read a lot and just made photos. Learning... More
  • Great day selling

    by Thorken | 23rd of September, 2013

    Yesterday was my best selling day. I have soled three photos and earned more than 20 USD. See Article
  • Why don't increase the level of subscription?

    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 not on the single picture sold, but I... More
  • How to get ahead in stock photography

    by Bradcalkins | 20th of September, 2013

    Like a few others here, I'm skeptical of the benefit of using social media to promote your stock photography. While there may be some benefit, one has to also consider the opportunity cost. How much time spent on social media could be spent on producing more images?... More
  • $20,000 !!

    by Mrallen | 18th of September, 2013

    I have just passed a significant landmark today (Sept.18 2013). My total earnings have just passed the $20,000 mark from just over 13,200 sales. After a very slow start when I first joined DT in late 2009, my total earnings figure is now increasing by around... More
  • Two Goals Reached in Same Day!

    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 far. I was looking and hoping to make... More
  • Yes I can DT

    by Astormfr | 18th of July, 2013

    Yes I can! I did reached $100 revenus. And yes I can still improve my portfolio. Here is my own personnal little story: I joined Dreamstime on May 4, 2010. I was not really active at the beginning because I was learning photo and testing others microstock sites.... More
  • Waiting for my first sale

    by Augustinasg | 9th of July, 2013

    I wonder how much time it takes to get the first sale. Right know I have 10 uploads and 0 sales See Article

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