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  • Assignment joy

    by Williamsphere | 21st of August, 2015

    I have been on Dreamstime for about 9 months now and have learned a lot about stock photography. I love being part of a photographic community and I am working toward becoming an exclusive contributor. This week my work achieved one of my highest goals to date (besides sales)... More
  • Engagement Ring on the Flower

    by Avenikolas | 6th of August, 2015

    I took my engagement ring, put it on the marguerite and this is what I made. :) I started to like to take a pictures of my ring, maybe because it´s something new for me. I´ve been engaged for four months and we are planning to get married on November in Jakarta, Indonesia.... More
  • First Target Reached

    by Pamjreynolds | 8th of July, 2015

    Hi folks, I just wanted to say how pleased I am to have had another batch of files accepted. My acceptance ratio has improved as well - ten out of eleven this time, and I have at last reached my first benchmark of 50 images. There is still a long way to go to catch... More
  • First Sale

    by Pamjreynolds | 19th of May, 2015

    Hello Folks, First of all I want to thank the mystery buyer of one my images, marking my first sale on Dreamstime. Hopefully it will now lead to further sales. The excitement of having images accepted on DT in the first place is just fantastic, especially after having... More
  • Appropriate collection management

    by Bennymarty | 28th of June, 2014

    Hello. I am a new member of Dreamstime community. I’d like to address this topic about "collection management". The collections are theme created by contributors photographers, whose purpose is to facilitate the search for the ultimate consumer who wants to buy images... More
  • Meet the Godzilla of copyright infringement: Extended Collective Licensing

    by Achilles | 11th of June, 2014

    Sure by now you have heard about the potential risk of losing control over your images once you upload them on the Internet (on your blog, Facebook/Twitter/G+ page or even by selling them). Here's an older article here that explains how minor changes in layout can generate... More
  • Gemologist

    by Osmar01 | 20th of January, 2014

    I'm creating a collection of images of the gemologist at work. The gemologist, gems, pearls and precious stones. These factors Gemologists study while valuing or appraising cut and polished gemstones. Gemological microscopic study of the internal structure is used to determine... More
  • One sell gives me much encouragement

    by Zyyillusion | 6th of April, 2013

    After uploaded some pictures last year, i seldom came here because i found there is a long distance between my pictures and others. But last week, i logined the dreamstime, i found i sold out one picture, it is real encouragement to me. so i upload some more pictures... More
  • The best file transfer site on the web and they support DreamsTime

    by Mike2focus | 13th of March, 2013

    I work for a busy ad agency, and we need to move large digital files around throughout the week to clients, commercial printers and industry partners. The problem is that some people and some companies don't have FTP sites or FTP programs to access our FTP site. The solution... More
  • Fight copyright infringement

    by Dudau | 23rd of November, 2012

    How to report copyright infringement on social media websites By now, you must know about our reporting copyright infringement tool and perhaps you're already familiar with how to spot your images used without license. You should also know that our DMCA tool can be... More
  • Plain Stealing

    by Elianehaykal | 26th of October, 2012

    So... I was informed yesterday by a dear friend that my husband's image is posted on Facebook: ArtPics Image It came complete with a "Wow! Please share this photo" description! It was credited to someone else, not to Georges Kyrillos. This was enough to make me... More
  • Keep an eye out for your images being used illegally

    by BCritchley | 24th of September, 2012

    I have today carried out a search of my images using Google's image search. Found lots being used with watermarks and subsequently used DT's "report misuse" tab in the management area, you should do the same if you find infringements. One blogger responded me today,... More
  • My first 100th images

    by Tidusx | 19th of July, 2012

    Hello Everyone, I am very happy with that 100+8 images are online. i think it isn't easy to achieve that, because i was rejected so many time before and i was demotivated for a period of time, but i believe "Keep uploading" and "See more articles and blog from DT" then... More
  • Open Golf Championship 2012. Warning !

    by Davidwatmough | 12th of July, 2012

    As I have admitted before I am addicted to photography and will go almost anywhere and pay whatever it takes to get interesting, preferably unique, images. Living in Inverness there has been publicity for some time about the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open Golf... More
  • My Daughter Now Shoots, Too!

    by Jeniicorv8 | 18th of April, 2012

    Three weeks ago, in preparation for a skiing trip I switched my Canon Rebel with my eighteen year old daughter’s Lumix G1—I needed something more compact that I can take along with me up and down the slopes and still be able to take some decent enough pictures if not... More
  • Dreamstime Images used for motivation on our new ReviewBoost service

    by Boostreviews | 27th of March, 2012

    I'am writing a book and the designer making the cover uses this site and seeing the cover really helps with writers block. I also enjoy seeing the section with similar images makes allot faster to find what you are looking for. Well just wanted to share my quick thoughts... More
  • Tip - Enabling Color Management in Google Chrome

    by Peanutroaster | 24th of March, 2012

    I just figured out something that I should have figured out long ago. But never late then never. The problem was that I just couldn't figure out why the thumbnails of my images always seemed darker on Dreamstime. I thought it was something in way DT processed the images,... More
  • 100 images online today!!!...

    by Baldas1950 | 18th of November, 2011

    As I have now reached the milestone of 100 images online, I want to tell you my story with Dreamtimes. Long time ago, in December 2007, being intrigued by the possibility to sell images online, I decided to submit a series of photos on this site. To be precise, I uploaded... More
  • I hate it...

    by Cristalloid | 8th of October, 2011

    using the google image finder one can find tons of watermarked images.... I hate it because many sites that use watermarked images are in hyroglyphic (non-arabic) fonts like Korean or Greek, have no contact adress, and if they have something like this they do not provide... More
  • Collections Contribution Request Part VI

    by Elianehaykal | 29th of August, 2011

    It's time for another round of requesting suggestions to my collections :D The previous ones that are always open are found in these blogs: Part I, Part II, Part III, Part IV, & Part V. The new ones (which I hope you like!) are: Bouquet or Vase... More

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