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  • Today I received a first income.

    by Maocheng | 16th of July, 2013

    Today I received a first income. Although only $ 100, but I still want to thank dreamstime! See Article
  • Waiting for my first sale

    by Augustinasg | 9th of July, 2013

    I wonder how much time it takes to get the first sale. Right know I have 10 uploads and 0 sales See Article
  • Starting out and a first sell.

    by Zeperd | 7th of July, 2013

    I've registered on November 1, 2012. and uploaded just one photo(right side) and I log on again just about two weeks ago and Voila, the image got sold. I was so excited and it gave me lots of motivation to start taking photo's again and getting a bit more serious. got... 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
  • First accepted image from new lens bought from first payout

    by Neilmachin | 6th of June, 2013

    A short while ago my balance went over the magic $100 for the first time and I was able to request a payout. I put the money towards a lens I have been wanting for some time, a Sigma 10-20mm zoom. This is the first image from that lens to be accepted on Dreamstime.... More
  • Yaaa! My first 2nd level photo.

    by Alexionas | 30th of May, 2013

    I've been a contributor here for a few months now but, time being a problem for me, my portfolio is still quite small. I was expecting it to be one of the first photos I sell here, seeing it was very appreciated on other websites. Can't wait for the first fifth level! More
  • My First US$ 103.61

    by Hyperbiker | 22nd of May, 2013

    Hi folks, I uploaded my first precious and worthy image to Dreamstime on September 2012 and received my first earnings through PayPal today. Congratulations to me :) and thank you Dreamstime! See Article
  • First sale! :-)

    by Glocoru | 15th of May, 2013

    After one month (more o less) I've sold my first photo! It has been a suscription but I'm very very glad, excited...! I liked this pic since the moment I watched it after downloading in the computer :-) By the moment, the one that has been sold is one where appears... More
  • First illustrations online

    by Marleenwolters | 16th of April, 2013

    Today I a very happy to tell that my first illustrations have been accepted. Photography and wintertime didn't come that well together as I would have liked. At first I started to put myself under pressure. I had to create something. That did work, but in the opposite... More
  • My first sale

    by Jfanchin | 15th of April, 2013

    I sign in today to upload some more pictures and at my biggest surprise, i got 1 image sold, this is encouraging. There is the image Some of the same batch :) See Article
  • Found One of My Images

    by Suyerry | 18th of March, 2013

    I found one of my first images that I sold on a Christian Website. It was very exciting to find. :) I wanted to let others know that I saw more images from DT on there as well. So you may want to check it out, you just might find yours on there as well. Good Luck!... More
  • New Milestone

    by Phoenixci | 8th of March, 2013

    Already a year, how times fly in the world of stock photography. I appreciate the comments and constructive critics received from the community. It helped me grow and work on my technique. Thank you for this marvelous year and I hope to spend quite a few more amongst you.... More
  • 1st sale!

    by Fredbro | 4th of March, 2013

    Hello everyone, Lately, I just made my 1st sale on Dreamstime, about a month after I uploaded my first pictures on the site. I just got 0.35$ richer! 35 cents is not much, but to know that someone found my picture and thought it could be useful in some way is just a great... More
  • My first sale!

    by Noracarol | 25th of February, 2013

    I register to Dreamstime in 2011, i give up after my first attempt was rejected. This year, i try to upload images again and few was accepted, and i got first sale this month. Its a very good start for me and inspire me to take more pictures in the future and hopefully its... More
  • My first sale "lion cub with cat"!

    by Lenutaidi | 16th of February, 2013

    Hurray:)!Hello everyone!I want to say at all about my first sale with "lion cub with cat" here: I'm happy and I want to thank you buyer and thank you DT! See Article
  • My first $100 after seven long months !

    by Danielc1998 | 9th of February, 2013

    Today I reached my first $100 royalties. The minimum needed to request a payment. Hope the number of sales increases in the coming months. How are you people promoting your portfolio in DT ? Do you have a website ? use facebook or some other venue ? Or it is just a... More
  • First sale :)

    by Alexa_adrian2001 | 9th of February, 2013

    Many of you know what I am talking about. Was very surprised today when I entered on site that I earned $4.28 . It is incredible, with this image What is funny? This images was not even accepted on another stock agency website. And I was about to delete the image and upload... More
  • My first sale

    by Alexlp | 4th of February, 2013

    This is my first sale! I register in DT three months and upload 47 images online. Thank you for the buyer who downloading my images! good luck. My other images: More
  • First sale of 2013! :)

    by Robinstockphotos | 9th of January, 2013

    This image was sold first this year. December was nice with 5 sales. Hoping to make it 10+ this month? I have a very, VERY small portfolio. A cute little port isn't going to earn a cute sum. Trying to find time to upload more. Three months with DT have been nice. :) Thanks... More
  • First photo of night scenes

    by Hongtao926 | 4th of January, 2013

    I shot a lot of night scenes photos before with Canon Powershot S95, but none accepted. Yesterday I had a night scene photos be accepted, and I am very pleased. I spent a long time always shoot bad, and hope that we can share the night scene shooting experience here. More

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