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  • Anything Is Possible!

    by Racheld32 | 26th of March, 2012

    I have been dreaming of becoming a stock photographer for almost a year now, and spent the last 5 months in the Pit of Dispair at not succeeding! I had been trying to get in with some other Stock Photo companies (I know, I know...blasphemy!) and after facing months of rejection... More
  • Almost $100

    by Peppenero | 20th of March, 2012

    Hi! First of all, sorry for my bad english :) I am on DT since 2009, but I had only 30 images online for 2 years. I earned very small money and 2 month ago I decided to be more active on the site so I became excluse . I've uploaded several images, mostly about dogs,... More
  • THANK YOU DT for my first sale

    by Saap585 | 20th of March, 2012

    Yes, with 7 photos into my portfolio, I made my FIRST sale :) That gave me a huge boost to continue, to be better and better, to SEE MORE downloads of my photos ! So, THANK YOU AGAIN DREAMSTIME ;) See Article
  • My First Website

    by Radub85 | 3rd of March, 2012

    Hello i just finished creating my website and i really wanted some opinions about it, of what should i improve or what you like about it. I am also planning to get a Tamron 17-50 2.8 (the version without VC) to replace my 18-55 kit lens for my Nikon D3100. What do you... More
  • First 100$ milestone reached

    by Baldas1950 | 3rd of March, 2012

    Today I returned home after a week of vacation in the mountains (without internet connection), and am happy to have found that my income has exceeded the first $100!! This is the picture (downloaded as TIFF!) that has made exceed the threshold. Many thanks to the buyer!... More
  • My first TIFF sale!

    by Chamanzinga | 29th of February, 2012

    I was so pleased to see one of my image being downloaded as TIFF! If I know where this image would show-up (may be on a cover of a magazine or something), it would be so encouraging! To be honest, after I had about 20 images approved including the one that was downloaded... More
  • Easter in stock world...

    by Ninuscha | 18th of February, 2012

    is probably now - I guess :) So, show us your Easter bestseller of all times and your first Easter sale of this year. Good luck everyone! My Easter collection: http://www.dreamstime.com/easter-colldet15075... More
  • 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
  • the first sale

    by Gandolfos | 30th of January, 2012

    Only after a few days and after only 1 view i have my first sale on dreamstime. We hope that this is the first in a long series ... my english it's a shame...sorry ;-) See Article
  • Quickest sale ever for me!

    by Gbfoto | 30th of January, 2012

    I have just sold a new image that was approved three days ago and on its first view. This is my quickest sale ever on DT! :O)rnrnHere is the photo.....rnrn See Article
  • First sale!

    by Celiaak | 26th of January, 2012

    After a month and a half at Dreamstime I made my first sale! I was happy like a kid with a bag af candies! This was the image: It is a exclusive image, as all my images, and won $0.38 in a subscription plan, small image. The search words were: math puzzle. Yay! I... More
  • Reaching First Milestone

    by Fiifre | 23rd of January, 2012

    I'm closing in on my first milestone, 98 images online, 2 to go to reach that magic 100. Couldn't wait to actually reach it before posting. Don't know how you guys reach milestones in the 1000's, my next one will be 200 :-) These are my last few uploads and my Best selling... More
  • 2 Milestones at the same time! 200 uploads, $100.00

    by Vcarmstrong | 22nd of January, 2012

    Five months into Microstock at Dreamstime, I hit two milestones on the same night with this photo. Next milestone .... a level 2 image. One thing I like about Dreamstime and microstock is that I don't know where I will end up, but there is always that next goal and milestone... More
  • my first 3 pics accepted!

    by Drago76 | 13th of January, 2012

    Hello! I want to share my joy with you - after a massive uploads and rejects, 3 of my works are accepted :) unfortunately, looks like all my photos with canon a95 powershot camera not compliance technically with this site standarts, as so no one of that works is accepted... More
  • First sale of 2012

    by Ninuscha | 1st of January, 2012

    Hi guys, show us your first sale of 2012. Mine is this one: for 5.74 USD... looks like a good start of the year :) Have a lucky new year on Dreamstime! See Article
  • What a Month

    by Mlhead | 30th of December, 2011

    December turned into quite an exciting month for me here at Dreamstime and as a photographer. First, I went Exclusive and if you've been thinking about it I highly recommend it. I am having a sale a day, minimum, since going Exclusive and when I search for my photos they... More
  • Free Hugs To Everyone.

    by Arim44 | 28th of December, 2011

    I'm happy to share with you that my image,"free Hugs" was sold today. This is my first I-EL (50 credits) that's sold. That was a big surprise and a great feeling. Thanks DT and thanks to the buyer! See Article
  • First year on Dreamstime

    by Tamarabauer | 27th of December, 2011

    So, I've just hit a year on Dreamstime, and what a year it's been! After being exclusive on another agency for over 7 years, it was a huge decision for me to change over, but I have been most pleasantly surprised with the subsequent sales here for my first year. I've really... More
  • My first TIFF sale!!

    by Ismaeltr | 21st of December, 2011

    Hello!! Surprise, surprise!! Today I got my first TIFF sale: Merry Christmas to all and good luck and health in the coming year. See Article
  • First Sale - First Month results

    by Ntrifunovic | 20th of December, 2011

    I had my first sale exactly a moth ago. With this image Since then I had three more sales (two of them where subscription sales) :), and I have more then doubled size of my portfolio to 30 pictures. These are the images that had sales:... More

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