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  • 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
  • my first on-line photos

    by Zyyillusion | 20th of July, 2012

    photoed in Datang Furong Garden of Xi An city in shan xi province of China. may be most of you never come to visiti china before, but i hope seeing my pictures will arouse your desire to visit china. Shan xi province is in the northwest of china. but i lived in a coast city... More
  • 6 months dreamstime

    by Wimseyed | 19th of July, 2012

    my first sold picture on dreamstime After 6 months dreamstime, things went very well started with pics from my hard disc, standing there for times, why not sell them? so my first sold pic, simple cobble stones, after a couple of days online after a few months... More
  • My first taking photographs of wedding

    by Hamik | 13th of July, 2012

    Hi, last week I was shot my first wedding. I think, that it was good experience for me. There was a lot of different situation: indoor, outdoor, bright sun, dark interior, bridal white dress and bridegroom´s black dress which was hard to made good exposition. Bride and... More
  • Woke up to my first sale!!!

    by Racheld32 | 28th of June, 2012

    Yippeeee!!!! I woke up this morning and when I logged in to DT, I saw that I had my first sale! Hurray! Only 95 days from getting my first photo approved to getting my first sale... I am very excited, and can't wait to keep uploading and getting MORE sales! More
  • My first $100 *smile*

    by Cglightning | 23rd of June, 2012

    (sorry for my english, i hope you will understand my writing *g* ;o) ) i have only 40 uploads in my Portfolio, because i do 3D-Grafics and that needs lots of time. My first pictures are uploaded 12/12/2010 and it is allways a highlight, when there was a sale ;o) Today... More
  • Hi There!

    by Angkawijaya92 | 21st of June, 2012

    Hi Dreamstimers, It's been awhile since I put my energy on Dreamtime, and now here I am with 76 onlines and a few more under review and I hope to pass 100 mark soon. I mainly do landscapes, ancient ruins and some animals shoot, and thinking about going to tabletop... More
  • I have got my first payment

    by Katrien55 | 7th of June, 2012

    I have got my first payment! I am so exciting about it. It is also the first time that I have tried paypal system to receive my money. Originally, I had no knowledge on the technology of photography at all before I worked for dreamstime although I always like taking photos.... More
  • My first $1000

    by Nikmd | 1st of June, 2012

    Hello DT Just wanted to share my excitement for the first $1000 I just made after joining DT a little more than two years ago. This gives me more inspiration to work further ( albeit harder now)!!! Thank you friends, DT and buyers!!! More
  • 'The First Sale' collection: need you to contribute

    by Igordabari | 1st of June, 2012

    My collection 'The First Sale on DT' have been existing for 15 months. At the moment there are about 180 images collected but it grows very slowly. So, I shall ask all of you once again - share your first sale to community. I will be grateful to everybody for contribution.... More
  • First Uploads with my New Camera

    by Torasnapsfr | 24th of May, 2012

    In my last blog I was asking people for their advice on a new camera. So a big thank you to everyone for your helpful comments. I finally decided to go for the Fuji finepix Hs20 exr. So far it has been brilliant. I love the manual zoom, which not many of the bridge cameras... More
  • My first E-L!!!!!!

    by Ewapix | 18th of May, 2012

    Dear Dreamstimers, I just have to share this with you: today I had my very first ever EL sale! It was an I-EL sale too and I almost had a heart attack when I saw it. I honestly thought it would never happen to me. What a wonderful feeling! It gives me wings and encourages... More
  • My first hand draw picture was accepted

    by Peppenero | 17th of May, 2012

    My bigest hobby is photoraphy and dogs. I used to draw a lot, but it was several years ago. Few months ago I felt I need to draw again and I made a quick sketch, than I had a little feeling I must try to upload it here to DT. I am so-so happy, because DT accepted my draw... More
  • 2 years later...

    by Lauriey | 16th of May, 2012

    Exactly two years from the day I joined here I've hit a milestone... my 5th time cashing out! When I joined, I was nervous. I took it slow and tried to pick the best of my images only to submit. I was nervous, but it did lead to a high acceptance ratio! It's a good... More
  • My first studio shot

    by Peppenero | 17th of April, 2012

    After so many years, I've done my first shots in a studio. We had only 30 minutes , it wasnt planned and I made only 30 pictures. Now i started to upload them, I have 4 online now. What do you thinkabout them? The model was my sister and thats why i love them more. :) More
  • 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

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