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  • Another DT Milestone!

    by Leesniderphotoimages | 14th of November, 2011

    Effective 15 November I now have 3,000 online images at DREAMSTIME - suffice it to say, this is a very fulfilling and satisfying moment for me. It's taken 2 1/2 years to achieve this goal and at last it's a fact; now on to the 4,000th image!!! See Article
  • Drinks Are On Me!!

    by Timhesterphotography | 14th of November, 2011

    Well no, not really. But now that you're reading... :) So after finally getting my act together about 18 months ago (after talking about it for the previous few years!) I entered the world of Microstock, including Dreamstime as one of my first agencies after the good... More
  • Waiting.....

    by Ksierg11 | 12th of November, 2011

    I've been uploading more images but the wait is killing me! I'm waiting on about 40 images and I'm hoping that at least 5 get accepted. I no 5 out of 40 doesn't seem like a lot but I want to set a reasonable goal. Anything extra will be a bonus. I currently have one download... More
  • Why Going Exclusive with Dreamstime Makes Sense For Me.

    by Vcarmstrong | 1st of November, 2011

    I am pretty excited. I was accepted as an exlusive contributor! So photography is more of a part time hobby and I have a full time job. I started out with a competitve agency and soon started using Dreamstime. I found I did not have time to keep up with posting on two... More
  • From a cotton reel to Muffins

    by Llareggub | 31st of October, 2011

    In 117 Sales :D It has been a jolly good weekend for kme here at dreamstime, I had been hovering close to my first payout since last week and what do you know the sales dried up, but this weekend I sold three and broke through that elusive 100 USD mark :D I initially... More
  • My first $100!

    by Gbfoto | 24th of October, 2011

    I am celebrating today as I have just reached my first $100 in sales on Dreamstime. It has been a 5 month journey and a learning curve to say the least but I know that the next $100 will come in less time. I wish to say a big thank-you to all the buyers out there... More
  • 300 files on-line

    by Mvogel | 24th of October, 2011

    I finally reached my goal of 300 files on-line thanks to a local classic car show that produced a few good editorial pictures for my portfolio. Here is photo number 300. Originally my goal for this year was 300 but since I met that goal and there are still over 2 months... More
  • Goal Accomplished

    by Lowthian | 24th of October, 2011

    I have accomplished my latest goal on DT and have reached 500 sales. It's taken a while because of my small portfolio, but I'm happy that I have finally reached it. I'm setting my next one at 1000 sales. Here is the image that got me to the 500 level. This image has also... More
  • 400 Images Uploaded

    by Indy2320 | 15th of October, 2011

    After almost 4 years on Dreamstime i finally reached the 400 image plateau.It's been 6 months since i last submitted any images for acceptance so i decided to go on another trip to Washington and capture some of the images i usually neglect to capture.Usually because the... More
  • Getting More Involved

    by Kml1993 | 28th of September, 2011

    I became part of the Dreamstime family 3 years ago, but was like the family member that you only saw at the reunion every couple years. I only got on, maybe, a couple times a year and uploaded even less, but today I decided to start getting more involved because apparently... More
  • Just got my third payout

    by Mvogel | 22nd of September, 2011

    After 1 year and 7 months on DT I just got my thrid payout and already working on number 4. I am also looking to get 300 images online by next month, sitting at 277 right now. See Article
  • 300 accepted pictures

    by Egonzitter | 21st of September, 2011

    300 accepted pictures from today. one hundred more in two and a half month is not so bad for an amateur like me !! ;-) See Article
  • The future of microstock is bright

    by Mvogel | 8th of September, 2011

    I have read a lot of blog posts in the last year and a half since I started doing microstock about how the industry has seen it's better days and it is all down hill from here. From my perspective it is doing just fine. Sure I may not make as much as the first group... More
  • Finally

    by Elemery | 8th of September, 2011

    I finally reached over 100 uploads. After deciding to try hard for a month and spend some time in the studio, ive been slowly increasing my acceptance ratio. With this new momentum, I hope to have at least 200 more photos up by the end of the month. Maybe i'll even start... More
  • Planning September...

    by Llareggub | 2nd of September, 2011

    Despite August being another best month ever for me in terms of number of sales and revenue it was a poor month for inspiration and uploads! September is a month for me that signifies the end of the hard work on our little small holding and the completion of our harvest... More
  • 100 images on DT - finally! And watch for Iceland...Sweden...Estonia..

    by Wordplanet | 31st of August, 2011

    In January I had my 100th sale on DT, got a payout, and had 99 photos on DT. Planned , to easily make it an even 100. Well... I'm getting another payout and had close to 100 more sales here, but I've been so busy I didn't upload much ... anywhere. Couple of rejects,... More
  • Weekly update

    by Honkamaa | 22nd of August, 2011

    5 uploads (65 total now) 0 sale (15 total now) It was a slow week with only 5 new uploads online and no sales. However, for the first time ever I uploaded illustrations and also got some of them approved! In fact, all my 5 uploads were illustrations last week. Have... More
  • First illustration!

    by Atenuant | 14th of August, 2011

    Today was accepted my first illustration! Yey! I am one step closer to reaching my goal : 100 images online :) So, here's the illustration : See Article
  • Goal reached!

    by Honkamaa | 8th of August, 2011

    First of many goals reached! 50 images uploaded any I just applied for exclusivity. Next goals to reach are: - 100 uploads - 25 sales - 1 level 2 image - >50% approval ratio Below is image number 50, a simple but little bit odd brick wall I found in Estonia last... More
  • Last week - closing in on goal 1!

    by Honkamaa | 8th of August, 2011

    Last week stats: 10 uploads (48 total now) 2 sale (13 total now) Have 11 photos waiting for approval at the moment. Now its really close to goal number 1 which is 50 files online, probably will happen today or tomorrow! Very exciting. :) More

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