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  • Dumpling festival

    by Hanbaoluan | 21st of December, 2012

    On December 21, is China's traditional folk festival, in the north of people on this day everyone to eat dumplings. http://www.dreamstime.com/stock-photography-dinner-table-dumplings-image26293262 Folk legend, if you don't eat dumplings, in this winter your ears will be... More
  • The image that allowed me to Dream on Dreamstime..

    by Henrymm | 13th of December, 2012

    Like every beginners, I was very frustrated, demoralized and felt hopeless during my initial stage at Dreamstime. Tons of rejections as a result of blur images, lens fringing, chromatic aberrations, uneven sharpness in focus area, image is out of focus, poor optical performance... More
  • 3 years with DT (some stats)

    by Igordabari | 29th of November, 2012

    Yesterday 3 years passed since my registration on DT. I have got some stats that could be of interest for others, so let me share some of my figures with you. So, after 1st year I had 216 images online, 92 sales and revenue of $$160. For my second year I uploaded 257 images... More
  • Milestone - 1st $100!

    by Mangalika | 6th of November, 2012

    Feels great to see today's stat! I was waiting for this eagerly... 77 downloads out of 160 files and the latest download giving me my 1st 100th :) After I started in last year Feb I was not following DT as initially the stat was not so inspiring. This year, one fine... More
  • Sister with severe scoliosis

    by Jscorto | 4th of November, 2012

    Hi guys I just joined dreamstime, I'm hoping it will be a good choice as I am really interested in taking photos. In these down times, my little sister has recently been diagnosed with a severe and rare case of scoliosis. The doctor had told us that cases would be classified... More
  • 100 sales on Dreamstime today and a few more

    by M4rio1979 | 30th of October, 2012

    Here it is. My 100 sales on Dreamstime in one year and six months since I have joined this great community. I think this is pretty good, because I have pretty small portfolio with only 176 images online. This is image that I have sold today and make it 100 sales.... More
  • Material evolution

    by Shmeljov | 20th of October, 2012

    As I've already many times said, I don't think about digital images as a final product. Any digital photo which is in my computer is considered to be as a raw material, no matter how complex was it's post manipulation. Therefore I seldom return to the final material and either... More
  • 500th sale

    by Libux77 | 19th of October, 2012

    Finally I made the 500th sale: It has not been a walk in the park. Nonetheless I feel like I still have to begin. My latest uploads seem to be close to this business....I have lots of expectatios on them. Looking back I realized I spent lots of time on images fruitless.... More
  • I have an assignment file!

    by Ninuscha | 9th of October, 2012

    Hi, I found out that the photo which I uploaded as an assignment file has been accepted. This is it: Have you ever had an assignment file? If so show us. Or just share your latest fall pics for an inspiration. Have a great autumn time with... More
  • Carl Zeiss lenses review

    by Xalanx | 29th of September, 2012

    I was asked by the largest photo gear shop in Romania to do a review of several Carl Zeiss lenses. I accepted and the results is in the link below. Feel free to use Google translate, as the article is in Romanian language. http://www.f64.ro/blog/2012/09/18/zeiss-planar-... More
  • 5 years with You

    by Roberto1977 | 24th of September, 2012

    Hello. Time to celebrate for me. I am a man of few words, especially in a not exciting period on a personal level (economic crisis, not a lot of work, bla bla bla), so I’d like to share with you some achievements in these 5 years. My first sale: 0.60$ 11/22/2007... More
  • My first 100$!

    by Dark3y3s | 21st of September, 2012

    I have finally reached my first 100$ today, after more than 2 years contributing to DT agency :) Although somewhere along the way I lost my hope for this thing to happen, when I saw today that I achieved it I felt really happy and raised my hopes and expectations back high.... More
  • Animation clouds....

    by Aleksdem | 6th of September, 2012

    Once in the evening I was at home. And in a window casually was issued from the sun at sunset. It softly and beautifully laid down on clouds. Similar to the animated film! Unless such it was possible not to photograph? See Article
  • Product review

    by Robseguin | 31st of August, 2012

    I recently picked up a light tent for small product photography and wanted to share my initial tests. The one I purchased was the Dynaphos DPL-005L 24x24 LightCube. It packs really small and comes with 4 different backdrops (Black, White, Red and Blue). Please... More
  • Another milestone...

    by Gennaro86 | 27th of August, 2012

    Finally, one of my images has reached level 4: 10 download!!! I know that the higher level of the image will result in a decrease of the download but the satisfaction is really great ... To date, 153 people have used my photos in their works, and that makes me really happy... More
  • 1000 sales!!!

    by Nero67 | 26th of August, 2012

    Hello friends, I know this is a little success for many contributors but for me it is a Big Success, I finally reached 1000 sales :-) It took a bit over a year and half but i think it is not too bad with just 350 images online. Unfortunately i do not have too much time... More
  • Such a long reviewing time!

    by Acosmin | 21st of August, 2012

    For some time now it seems that the ETR until my submissions are reviewed keeps growing day by day. The latest images had an ETR of 105 hours yesterday and now are at 115 hours. If the website is so overwhelmed with submissions they should consider hiring some new staff to... More
  • Now reviews anymore?

    by Cristalloid | 28th of July, 2012

    If I go to my pending files list, in the ETR-row I only can read N/A... that is since the last 2 or 3 days... is there any problem with the website? See Article
  • My 100th sale!

    by Sindorei | 22nd of July, 2012

    Hello everyone, Just weeks after I successfully reached one great milestone here on dreamstime, namely having 100 uploaded images, another great achievement was fulfilled, I sold my 100th picture: Even while enjoying this success, I'm already aiming at my next goal,... More
  • Review: 70-200 4L USM

    by Chanevy | 18th of July, 2012

    I debated long and hard before buying this lense. It cost more than I had ever spent on glass before. And what I really wanted was the f2.8. But, if I went with the 2.8, I knew that I would need IS due to the weight of the lense and that added significantly to the cost.... More

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