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  • Right on track

    by Mvogel | 8th of July, 2011

    A while back I blogged about my second payout. My first payout took almost a year and the second payout took 5 months. I said I hoped that the next payout would take less than 5 months. Well I am right on track to make this a reality. I am already 1/4 of the way to... More
  • Follow up to New Goal blog post

    by Mvogel | 5th of July, 2011

    This is a follow up to a previous blog that I posted about my new goal for the month of 50 images approved with the ultimate goal of getting 150-200 approved per month. I got a lot of feedback on that post that stressed quality over quantity. I decided to make another blog... More
  • New goal for the month

    by Mvogel | 5th of July, 2011

    My goal for this month is to get 50 images approved in one month. I set a new BME last month for images approved at 41. My long term goal is to be able to get 150-200 images approved each month or a yearly total of around 2000. What are your short term and long term... More
  • 150 online, it's time to become exclusive!

    by Spat78 | 24th of June, 2011

    Here it is my first blog article to celebrate my 150 online photos! I spent over a year on DT, without blowing my pics on other stock agencies... and i was wandering: "why not to became an exclusive contributor?" So let's try! I hope it will represent an upgrade for... More
  • Finally 200 images online

    by Mvogel | 15th of June, 2011

    After a year and a half of hard work I finally have 200 images online. Actually 201 since I had a batch get accepted all at one time. If has been a long and hard road with a lot of learning along the way. Next stop 300 online. See Article
  • Payout #2

    by Mvogel | 9th of June, 2011

    I finally reached payout number #2 today. Yesterday I was at $99.99, short by 1 cent but went over $100 last night. This payout came 2X faster than the first. Hopefully the next will be 2X faster than this one. See Article
  • 200 uploads !!!next goal 300 !! When will that be ??? ;-)

    by Egonzitter | 7th of June, 2011

    205 accepted pictures from today ! next goal 300 ! See Article
  • 500 online ... Happy day

    by Bevanward | 25th of May, 2011

    It has been an interesting journey but am now proud to say that I have 500 online. It has been a great process of learning what is deemed of sufficient quality and relevant to the market. I have some early macro images of the usual bugs and bees that certainly aren't the... More
  • 100 sales

    by Mvogel | 20th of May, 2011

    I reached a new milestone, 100 sales. I know it might not seem like much but each new goal reached gives me more motivation to work harder to meet the next goal, which for me is 200 files online and 200 sales. See Article
  • Getting close to a new BME

    by Mvogel | 19th of May, 2011

    The month is just barely half over and I am already close to a new BME. I guess that makes me a glass is half full type of person. Always looking at the bright side. See Article
  • First 100 online story and future goals

    by Perolsson | 13th of May, 2011

    Finally after a few months I have my first 100 images online, it has been quite a journey up to now. I started out in October to upload images to a couple of agencies. At the same time I was reading blogs and forum post to get up to speed. After a while I noticed that... More
  • I just cant believe finally 300 sales !!!

    by Darwinsm81 | 10th of May, 2011

    Even though am a bit late to say i have made it over 300 sales!!! I can finally say "I DID IT"!!! It was a lot of work and i have to really thank to the many that shared their moments here, all of you guys are inspirations to success !! Have a wonderful day. my 300th... More
  • boosted my creativity with motivation

    by Marcovarro | 6th of May, 2011

    Hello, I am an illustrator, sculptor, animator and independent short films author. I always been into the photography field due to my many art interests and at present I enjoy the challenge of being part of this "micro stock world". I'm grateful for the opportunity to... More
  • 5,000 uploads...finally!

    by Cteconsulting | 4th of May, 2011

    Whew! It feels like an eternity, but I finally have 5,000 uploads here at DT! Even though I work at home and am able to draw on a daily basis, it was a hefty goal to get to 5,000 illustrations, even more so with the new DT upload limit. But, I just kept doing my thing... More
  • Another achievement!

    by Kodols | 12th of April, 2011

    I just got over one hundred images accepted! That was my goal till now and i have made even more sales than images accepted. I am so happy to be here and be part of Dreamstime community. Thanks to all buyers, thanks to editors. My main goal is to get money for new lens,... More
  • A slooooooow start.

    by Markandrewphotography | 1st of April, 2011

    Hi folks. Well, 2011 has been a very, very slow start. So slow in fact, I'm able to include within this blog the total number of images uploaded since the new year began. However, it is by no means an indication of how the remaining 9 months will unfold and with just... More
  • The End of March Equals New Goals

    by Angelaostafichuk | 27th of March, 2011

    Thank you Dreamstimers! At the beginning of 2011 I had written down that I would upload/sell 300 photos by the end of the year. By Mid-March I had accomplished both goals and now am moving on to bigger ones for the end of the year. My sales keep on increasing and it never... More
  • First image to reach Level 4

    by Jaboardm | 23rd of March, 2011

    / I have finally had an image reach Level 4, only one level away from the coveted Level 5. The image to the left made this mark on 3/19/11, I hope it doesn't take as long for the next 25 DL's that it took for the first 25. It took 2years, 5months and 4 days. Funny thing... More
  • My first 100 images online!!!

    by Nero67 | 18th of March, 2011

    Hello dear friends, another milestone reached today: 100 images online!!! I'm very happy to share my achievement with you :-) These are the images that have allowed me to achieve this goal Have a nice weekend :-) Ciao, Francesco More
  • Third level!!

    by Angelaravaioli | 16th of March, 2011

    My first third level and I am very happy!!!!! I hope there are other!!! See Article

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