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  • To Be Exclusive or Not

    by Iheartcountryphoto | 31st of December, 2013

    As I near the 50 required uploads to be an exclusive photographer on DT, I have been doing a lot of thinking about being exclusive or not. I have looked over the benefits time and time again. The benefits are great and it also takes tons of time uploading to multiple... More
  • Birthday sales for Sasanka7

    by Sasanka7 | 29th of December, 2013

    Hello, TODAY is MY birthday here on this world. Please, could you send me some money from exclusive sales on dreamstime, due to this extraordinary day? Thank you. I LOVE U all!!! I want to support Exclusivity, it could be useful for many contributors here that I believe... More
  • Exclusivity advantages

    by Opreaioan | 8th of December, 2013

    Hello. My name is Ioan Oprea. I presented myself in a previous blog article. Recently I became an exclusive photographer with Dreamstime and I was a bit surprised about the fees. Before being exclusive with Dreamstime I got 1 sale which was calculated 2 ways - as an exclusive... More
  • 1500 exclusive files online!

    by Sasanka7 | 29th of November, 2013

    Hello, today I have 1400 exclusive files online. So therefore I establish new collection on base of 1400th picture here >>fb exclusive dreamstimers See Article
  • A case for exclusivity

    by Alvera | 31st of October, 2013

    I read this on a stock photography forum and I think is good to share. So: "I read a quote in the book "The 4-Hour Work Week" that I think summarizes our situation quite well. ..talking about why not to sell product through many distributors.. "It works like this:... More
  • Happy Birthday 6th!

    by Sasanka7 | 9th of October, 2013

    Hello, TODAY is MY day of EXCLUSIVE birth and 6th anniversary here on dreamstime! My portfolio included mostly dream bitmap illustrations and collages, some photos or vectors too. Almost 1400 files online, thanks. :o) My most downloaded picture is scanned ordinary... More
  • new EXCLUSIVE collection

    by Sasanka7 | 6th of September, 2013

    exclusive dreamstimers community on facebookhello today i started new collection on dreamstime, Please insert your best pictures here: exclusive dreamstimers, thank you! this is collection included photos and illustrations etc. from members of facebook community page... More
  • Exclusivity facebook community

    by Sasanka7 | 3rd of September, 2013

  • Exclusivity : yes baby!

    by Fredbro | 31st of July, 2013

    Hi everyone, Just a little message to say that yesterday, I have been accepted in the Dreamstime's exclusive contributors group. Yes! After reading many positive comments by exclusive contributors, and after accepting the fact that I just don't have enough time to submit... More
  • Four actions

    by Arturoosorno | 4th of January, 2013

    As a DT contributor I have recently made four actions in a effort to improve rank and sales. First one was remove my images from other image bank with low sales and without feedback. Number two to become exclusive contributor. Third action was to create the collection... More
  • thinking about cancelling exclusivity...

    by Cristalloid | 3rd of January, 2013

    the last monthes sales and especially revenue have fallen to one half to one third they used to be a year ago (and that due to uploading constantly and having more pictures online than ever before)... so I am thinking about cancelling exclusivity... what are your arguments... More
  • At last... 50th image is up!

    by Acosmin | 28th of August, 2012

    After almost a year of inactivity and driven by a few sales I decided to start uploading new images on Dreamstime. This month i doubled my portfolio and eventually reached image no 50 but I'm still wondering should I become a Dreamstime exclusive or should I try to promote... More
  • First milestone: 50 uploads

    by Rosariomanzo | 2nd of August, 2012

    I know that this is a very little achievement when compared to the great contributors here at Dreamstime, but I'm so proud of it. I've applied for exclusivity also. This is my way to say thank you to this great community. Since I've joined it, I've been able to raise the... More
  • Resigning from exclusivity

    by Ewamewa2 | 29th of June, 2012

    Are there any consequences if one resigns from the status of exclusivity? For example, do I have to return to the agency the money paid for each submitted image? And how to resign? Is there any application for that? See Article
  • My First $200

    by Hotmidhun | 13th of February, 2012

    I joined Dreastime in the early March 2011. Though genuinely interested in photography, I had never thought that I would do something called STOCK photography. I still do not know what I do can be called strictly stock photos. Time was very difficult. first two months... More
  • I'm exclusive!

    by Candleblood | 19th of January, 2012

    In my previous post I wrote about finally having 50 photos online. Well, for me this was important because I knew that after that I can apply for exclusivity. Therefore I'm soooo happy that I am exclusive! It's a great way to motivate myself to keep on, as often is very hard... More
  • 50 uploads :)

    by Candleblood | 12th of January, 2012

    My plan was to have 50 uploads by the end of last year, but I couldn't do it. I am 12 days late :) that's not that bad, in my opinion. So today I have 53 photos online and in a few days I will be exclusive, I hope so. Happy new year everyone! More
  • The results of going exclusive.....

    by Asakalaskas | 6th of September, 2011

    I read a lot of the threads about going exclusive before I decided if I should or not. After consideration of both sides I decided it was a good move for me and made the jump. All I know is since I did so the middle of August my sales and views have quadrupled. The attached... More
  • DT exclusivity fever

    by Marugod83 | 16th of August, 2011

    Dear all, The DT exclusivity fever it finally reached me also. So, starting from now, I'm a DT photographer See Article
  • Exclusive

    by Honkamaa | 13th of August, 2011

    Finally Im a full exclusive dreamstime contributer! :) Great feeling and great surprise that you got $0.20 for every photo you have got accepted this far which ment +$11.80 on my earnings! Also tried for the first time ever to make some illustrations and upload but they... More

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