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  • Just 3 and a long way to go

    by Sumitahldr80 | 17th of November, 2015

    hi all, so far added 3 pictures and well quite daunted by the number of grt picture people have taken and posted. I love photography and started dabbling with my dslr. Any feedback on my picture are welcome and really appreciated. Thanks and best of luck to everyone... More
  • Hummingbirds in my yard

    by Lyoung403b | 5th of September, 2015

    I love watching the birds out in the wild and decided yesterday, to make a huge go of it. So, I bought ample bird seed, finch food and sunflower food for the many birds that come in neighbor's yard. Hoping that I can attract as many birds as possible, I bought eight feeders... More
  • Newbie Alert!

    by Christac | 8th of February, 2015

    I've been taking pics all my life but didn't start getting serious about it until my first child was born in 1995. A year later I started a small bakery business specializing in cookie bouquets. I had a lot of fun and learned a lot staging my cookies for pictures for my brochures.... More
  • Stray Cat Feeding

    by Unteroffizier | 11th of January, 2015

    Have you ever feed a stray cat? Stray and feral cats often go hungry and are exposed to the chill of night, rain and winter. They are also exposed to abuse from humans and cat trappers who may feel they are pests endangering the natural habitat or creating nuisances to... More
  • Six More Up, Six Down!

    by Rayzer1 | 28th of October, 2014

    I opened my iPad this morning to find that I had six more photos approved! Looking further, I realized that six were also refused. The refusals don't bother me, because I really appreciated the feedback. I didn't really expect to get as much helpful advice from the refused... More
  • Keyword Selection

    by Irihodgson | 25th of October, 2014

             Firstly, think about what potential clients are looking for and anticipate what the word is they will use to find your product / image. Talk it out with colleagues and friends to discover what words clients would use when discussing your product.... More
  • Inheritance

    by Wilcare | 10th of October, 2014

    Hi, my name is Wil Meijer and I live in the Netherlands. This hobby of taking pictures I inherited it from my mother. She is still into it even though she is 90 years old! I love to walk and play mahjong. Two great opportunities to take beautiful photo's. As a doula I... More
  • Level 3

    by Astormfr | 15th of October, 2013

    I finally have a level 3 photo since today. I am so happy. Thank you buyers! 5 downloads : 1 photo 3 downloads : 1 photo 2 downloads : 4 photo 1 downloads : 41 photo I find it weird to have so much photos at only 1 download?! Do you also have the... More
  • Achieve my goal for April

    by Jfanchin | 1st of May, 2013

    Already 50 images online for my first upload, and i have also submitted on couple of site, but i must say am satisfied with dreamstime for some reason, such as, its user friendly, easy to prepare your files for submission, and you can pop in anytime to modify your contents,... More

    by Cathconvey | 26th of December, 2012

    It’s been a year since I became a Dreamstime contributor – WOW! I remember when I checked out this website for the first time and found so many wonderful photos and illusitrations here! I thought how nice it would be to see my photos here one day… And now my portfolio... More
  • Another (P-EL) sale woohoo!

    by Cooper5022 | 2nd of August, 2012

    I am pleased to say that I have made a second (P-EL) sale in as many months. This image is of an adult Malachite Kingfisher giving its youngster maybe its last meal before kicking it out. Now I only wish to know what it would be used for. Maybe I will find it printed somewhere.... More
  • Giving & Receiving Comments

    by Mark6138 | 8th of May, 2012

    Isn't it a great feeling when someone takes the time to write a helpful, supportive or event positive yet critical comment on an image you've taken? Not only does it generate a nice warm feeling that someone has taken the time to comment but also provides useful feedback... More
  • Feedback from buyer!!!

    by Photosdl | 1st of March, 2012

    Hello, This morning I had a great news, I received an email from one of my buyer to let me know what she had used my image for. It's a great honnor for me to know that such a great artist uses my image in her incredible art. here's the link to her outstanding blog.... More
  • How to customize your Facebook Timeline with a Feedback-loop effect

    by Anatomyofrockthe | 1st of March, 2012

    How to make a custom feedback-loop effect for your Facebook Timeline Cover Tonight, as I was wasting precious time on Facebook, I had an idea to make a really neat feedback-loop effect for my timeline cover image. I thought it would be nice to post a quick article about... More
  • 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
  • No rejections, what's wrong with my photos?

    by Jdanne | 10th of January, 2012

    Last Sunday I downloaded 11 editorial photos and the next day all were accepted! NO REJECTIONS! AND: Nothing to learn!!!! It's the first time I made this experience! No - bad light - that's not what we are looking for - not stock relevant - out of focus - to many... More
  • Two years results

    by Mirceani | 1st of December, 2011

    Time for a quick statistics, after two years since my first image was accepted. As of today I have over 400 images online (401 to be correct), over 250 sales (254 exactly), and counting. As far as revenue, I made almost enough ($410) to cover for the purchase of my new... More
  • What do you think?

    by Hotmidhun | 12th of August, 2011

    I am not very sure whether this is the right forum to ask this... But I am sorry... I couldn't control my eagerness. I now have a portfolio of 100+ images. I should tell that this had been really difficult for sure, but the bright side is I... More
  • Passing the 100 pictures barrier on DT

    by Marugod83 | 19th of July, 2011

    Finally, I've managed to pass the 100 photos barrier on DT and I'm very happy to announce it. :)) It's true, for many of us it's may seems hilarious bragging with this number, but for me it's means a lot. I'm a greenhorn in photografy, but I feel that I've made some progress... More
  • Wildlife Photography: Go where the action is!

    by Visceralimage | 15th of January, 2011

    Wildlife photography is all about being in the right place at the right time. Without wildlife, it is no longer wildlife photography. But what is the concept of "right place and right time" Mostly, it is a matter of education and research. But, you can read about an... More

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