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  • Feedback on Portfolio

    by Hotmidhun | 23rd of January, 2012

    Hi Friends... It has been few months since I had asked this to anybody.. I now have a little more than 160 photos online, and I would like to get a honest feedback on my portfolio. (few samples attached) Though I try to diverse in creating a portfolio, it would... More
  • My first $1000

    by Jerryway | 21st of January, 2012

    It has been exactly 7 months since I jumped into microstock business with DT. Today I am happy to announce that I just made the first $1000 with 582 sales. Alone with the $1000 revenue, there are a couple of other milestones achieved recently: 1) 4 images reached... More
  • OF EDITORIAL PICS

    by Akulamatiau | 17th of January, 2012

    Previously, I found it very hard to capture a decent pic specifically meant for RF sale. No logos, business signs, faces, etc. (well, you know the drill) and to obtain model/ property releases is totally out of question. Being an outdoor photographer, it was frustrating... More
  • "Blue evileye" keeps you from bad energy ;)

    by Nagme | 8th of January, 2012

    i like shooting blue evileye. i think i have three different blue evileye photos in my portfolio. We say "nazar" bead in Turkiye. Nazar(turkish) means bad energy something like that. Some people can give you bad energy. if you hang blue evil eye on your room or wear... More
  • Santa's Visit

    by Hotmidhun | 5th of January, 2012

    Santa visited me at the beginning of December itself, and stayed with me throughout. It's Jan, and Santa has gone... December had been my BME. While I got the same number of sales in October, the revenue was something quite ushering and remarkable now.. With an RPD of... More
  • 4000 Images

    by Afagundes | 2nd of January, 2012

    Its unbelievable, but time passed by (its been almost 6 years here at DT now), I never stopped believing and uploading The first pay check I received in 8 months! But slowly, they got faster and faster,... And I got completely... More
  • MY THREE DREAMS FOR NEW YEAR EVE

    by Goldution | 30th of December, 2011

    Only one day left to the new 2012!!! and a fun fact that only one sale missing to my personal target of having 100 sales in 2011. It is time to make wishes, here are mine: DREAM #1) I hope that Santa whoever he is, will bring me a missing sale today or tomorrow so... More
  • Merry Christmas

    by Dengqingke | 23rd of December, 2011

    Today is Christmas Eve, everyone Merry Christmas. . We have received a gift now! My wife was pregnant, this is really a wonderful Christmas gift. Congratulate everyone Merry Christmas! See Article
  • 1000 Sales!

    by Rosedarc | 16th of December, 2011

    I'm very happy that finally reached 1000 sales, after a bit more than 2 years exclusive on Dreamstime, thanks to a nice extra large kangaroo fight credit sale! Nice milestone to remember :-) I wish I had more time to take photos and upload, but ultimately I think it's... More
  • My 500th Sale in Dreamstime!!

    by Bdspn | 16th of December, 2011

    It takes two years to get 500th download in Dreasmtime. I have started uploading my images about two years ago. But rejection rate was too high and at a particular time they restricted me to upload just one image a day. I had to shot by a compact camera and... More
  • The Mayan Prophecy About 2012

    by Radub85 | 14th of December, 2011

    Hello, this is my second post on the blog and i decided to write a few things about the mayan prophecy. As you may have heard as we approach the date of 21 december 2012 more and more people are asking if it is going to happen something (bad) on that day. It is true that... More
  • 2011 in a nutshell - my blatant self promotion and thanks to all

    by BCritchley | 7th of December, 2011

    Well we are nearing the end of 2011, "it's not over yet" I hear you cry but for me the end of December is real busy so I thought I would write this very self promoting blog now. As I write this I have just had my 900th image accepted by DT ( and my 901st )     That'... More
  • 5000 sales!!!

    by Francy874 | 5th of December, 2011

    Hello dear friends, yesterday I reached a new milestone: 5000 sales on DT!!! It took me just over 2 years with 877 images in my portfolio. Three months have passed since I reached 4000 sales and I had a big jump in November that was my BME. In november I had 353 sales:... More
  • Achieved 100 uploads with Atlanta

    by Kphotos6411 | 2nd of December, 2011

    Happy! Happy! Happy! We now have 100 pictures available at DT. This is one of a series on Atlanta, Georgia, USA, that got us to 100. Now to celebrate. :) See Article
  • hello

    by Monysasi | 2nd of December, 2011

    Hello, I'm from Seville, Spain. I'm sending you some photos of my city. Seville I`m happy because I've become an exclusive contributor and now I have 82 image uploads. I'd like to improve in taking photos and have more photos approved. Best wishes Mon More
  • my first level 5 image

    by Huating | 1st of December, 2011

    Hi! this is my first level 5 image. It got to the level 5 today! this image arrived level 5 spend 16 months, it bring me $180 until now. thanks DT and all friends here!! good luck to your all! See Article
  • 2 years with DT

    by Igordabari | 30th of November, 2011

    Today my second year with DT is over. It is a good time to have a look back to see what has been done for this second year. So, I have 431 images online +42 which I disabled or donated to free section. It makes 473 approved images against 216 exactly a year ago. Honestly,... More
  • First level 2 !!!

    by Markosloizou | 21st of November, 2011

    After some time i managed to reach level 2:) This is the picture This picture was just a snapshot but when i saw it again at the beginning of this year in May i liked it and with the proper processing and correction it became my best selling photo. I only have 50... More
  • NEW achievement 400 files online !!!

    by TMarchev | 20th of November, 2011

    To create images is not easy, you also have plenty of time for each illustration. It takes perseverance, love and desire, motivation and ideas. I also feel this work will continue in this direction. - Continue and you.... Dreamstime is a good place to express... More
  • 300 uploads

    by Libux77 | 17th of November, 2011

    Finally 300 uploads and nevertheless sales are really poor. I dont' know if the reason is due to the low quality of my portfolio or to the lacks of a lot of subjects. Eight days have passed without any sales. Let's hope for the best. Bye bye More

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