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  • Stay Frosty

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of September, 2008

    Images of refreshing beverages, both alcoholic and otherwise are used for purposes as diverse as major ads and invitations to small parties. The virtues of drinking eight glasses of water daily may have come under scrutiny recently but no one argues with the importance of... More
  • Easy Way to Reverse-Search Your Images

    by Elianehaykal | 10th of October, 2014

    Probably we all know about how to reverse-search our images online to track their usage, right? Recently, I found an easier way to do it: In Google Chrome, right-click the image and type "s", and voilà! Ok, now here's the subliminal message in my blog - Georges, I hope... More
  • Learning

    by Stigspics | 5th of October, 2014

      Having recently joined DT I am learning. The first thing I have learned is that when I started i knew nothing, I now know enough to know that I know very little!! I will persevere and hopefully each rejection will teach me as much as each acceptance. I am however... More
  • Get Busy Living - Life Sells !!!

    by Lifeontheside | 2nd of September, 2014

              I am asked these questions so often : So what are stock photos? What should I be shooting? What is most popular? What are designers looking for? What photos sell the best? Does it sound familiar, or maybe you too are asking the same questions. I... More
  • Made it to 200 Sales!

    by 4snickers | 25th of June, 2014

    I am so very happy, I finally made it to 200 sales! At the beginning I thought this would never happen, but perseverance made it possible. I have to thank Dreamstime for helping me develop as a photographer by sometimes denying a photo that I thought had potential. Questioning... More
  • Merry Christmas Everyone!

    by Cheese365 | 17th of December, 2013

    I just want to wish everyone where ever you are; a Merry Christmas! Don't forget to have your camera nearby and ready for action, you just never know when that mega selling shot will appear! Don't forget lots of photos makes lots of memories!! :) More
  • 500th upload

    by Phoenixci | 1st of August, 2013

    Like an infant it me a little over 16 moths to walk amongst other photographers, I often state that I am not a pro and I do not consider myself to be at a professional level in my photography, I am still learning and I am happy to see my progression as I gain experience.... More
  • First model shoot!

    by Matthiase | 7th of June, 2013

    My first model shoot images accepted and are now up and ready in my portfolio. This was my first shoot ever with a model intended for my stock business. I hope they gonna sell well, and im thinking of taking a lot of image with this model. Easy to work with and good looking,... More
  • Finally got the Koala

    by Swelsh1 | 9th of February, 2013

    Living in Australia provides some great opportunities to take wildlife photos. There is a location close by that has loads of Koala's. I must have a thousand photos but they are all looking up and the sky is overblown. We had guests a few weeks ago and we went to show... More
  • 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
  • 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
  • setting goals

    by Phoenixci | 8th of July, 2012

    Who would have believed a few months ago that I, a photographer without any training, would have reached over 100 photos accepted. The start of the journey was hard and after many refusals I wondered, (as many others have I am sure) if this was for me. I decided to take every... More
  • High magnification macro photography on Dreamstime

    by M4rio1979 | 9th of June, 2012

    Macro photography is why I have started my photography seriously two years ago. World of insects, bugs, spiders. To be able to see such a small details of a small jumping spider, or a ladybug, butterfly, dragonfly or just a house fly, was very interresting to me, so I have... More
  • Welcome more sales! - my best day ever here up to now :)

    by Androniques | 27th of March, 2012

    Hi Dreamers! I do not tend to shout about my so-called "milestones", because I do feel and know too well that I am not particularly fast in getting sales. But today (already safe to say yesterday)... err... "words don't come easy to me" It's either the wind changed and... More
  • Monteverdish Performance, Uitmark 2011, Amsterdam

    by Cbomers | 15th of September, 2011

    On the Uitmarkt 2011, Amsterdam, one of the spectacular performances was the hiphop, breakdance, opera show of ISH. Who says that hiphop, breakdance and opera don't match? I definitely love it!! Refreshingly different.. The opera, written by Monteverdi is combined with... More
  • Taking a look at old shots for new stock

    by Halient | 8th of September, 2011

    In the last 3 years on Dreamstime I have shot over 40k shots and only have ~200 online. With that I mind I decided to look at some of my old shots from my externals I have almost a full TB of shots that haven't been looked at since the day they were shot. After just a... More
  • Exceed $25 earning - great to set milestones and achieve it

    by Kannichan | 27th of August, 2011

    I have been DT member since 2005 Oct. But I was disappointed with the rejection and stopped uploading. In 2010 May, as I changed job and had more free time on hand, I resumed and became active again. It came as surprise that sales did come in. It was so encouraging.... More
  • Retro Fever!

    by Mariaam | 16th of August, 2011

    Although retro is a culturally outdated style it is still fascinating. Retro style photos and illustrations create a nostalgic atmosphere and are nowadays very trendy.They awaken feelings and memories of the “good old times”. In general retro style implies a vintage... More
  • Good Things Come To Those Who Wait (and Keep Uploading)

    by Edayrit100 | 11th of August, 2011

    Have you been waiting forever for that first ever download? Or perhaps you've been stuck with download number 10 or even 100. Maybe some of your photos just haven't been downloaded at all. Do you feel like throwing in the towel? Sometimes, perhaps often, things just... More
  • If you fall off a horse...

    by Llareggub | 10th of August, 2011

    You should get straight back on, I had a really good month last month on DT with revenue up about 100% on my previous best month and I passed the 300 picture on line mark and got an acceptance rate of 85%. The end of the month certainly resulted in a celebratory beer and... More

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