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  • Difference between expectation and reality

    by Gussmann | 21st of September, 2010

    Now I have reached my personal first goal in DT. More than 50 photos were accepted. Of the more than 120 photos reject, we want not to talk to them now. But the rate of accepted photos increases. This is most definitely the right way. What surprised me most, however, is... More
  • Another goal

    by Cristalloid | 19th of September, 2010

    In the next days DT will reach another goal: 100000 photographers! Congratulations!! P.S: Actually there are 99,969 contributors See Article
  • I made it to 100 photos online!

    by Mvogel | 17th of September, 2010

    I finally made it to 100 images online today with this picture. It took a lot of work and I learned a ton on the way. Thanks to everyone for your help, encouragement, and support. Now it is on to the next 100 images. See Article
  • $ 100.00 Payment

    by Zenpix | 13th of September, 2010

    Yesss, I finally meet the $100 minimum for payment as of this morning. Remember me, a couple of weeks ago i was asking (ahem, ok panhandling) people to buy from me so i can make the $2.91 I needed to reach the payout amt. Well i finally made it. Thanks’ to all the... More
  • New milestones achieved

    by Mvogel | 11th of September, 2010

    This month I have achieved some new milestones. Is is funny how many milestones you achieve when you are new to this. First I set a new personal record for uploads and acceptance. 26 uploads and a monthly average of 76.2. Last month was 61.9 and the month before that... More
  • A Watched Pot Never Boils!

    by Jeniicorv8 | 9th of September, 2010

    Well, mine finally did. Two days of watching... two days of being only $0.32 away from a next paycheck... this image did it, at 4 credits = $0.32+++++! I chuckled at my kids' and husband's reaction when I turned on the pc and aired an assertive, "YES!" They knew... More
  • Milestone of 1.100 images finally reached

    by Fotodesignjegg | 5th of September, 2010

    Dear DT Photographers, now I reached my goal of 1.100 images. I head now for 1.200 images and hope to reach it at least in Oktober 2010. How about you? How many images do you have online and when did you hit your last milestone? Bye Roger More
  • New goal, 100 images online

    by Mvogel | 4th of September, 2010

    It has been said that setting goals is one of the keys to success. How else can you know when you have succeeded if you have no goal to measure you progress by. My first goal was to get started when I did in February of this year with my first image accepted by DT.... More
  • My first goal met!

    by odoi | 19th of August, 2010

    I have reached my first milestone... 50 uploads! Thank you to the Dreamstime staff and all the photographers on this site who so generously share their knowledge and experience. Here are the two images that helped me get there: More
  • 300 milestones

    by Egomezta | 12th of August, 2010

    Last week I had the opportunity to go to Manzanillo and Guadalajara (Mexico) and as always I carry my camera thinking what to shoot to upload at Dreamstime, this week with those uploads I reached 300 images online, for me it is great since in January I only had 83 images... More
  • 2300 images approved

    by Irisangel | 8th of August, 2010

    Well, it's been about 2 and a half years since I signed up here at DT and I am very happy to say that my 2,300th image was approved this week. It is especially gratifying that one of the last images accepted was actually a new type of upload for me. It is this image that... More
  • Milestone of 1000 online images reached. How about you?

    by Fotodesignjegg | 26th of July, 2010

    Dear DT Photographers, maybe a lot of you already have 1.000 or more images online, but I managed it today. I am happy and hope the next 1.000 images will be more quickly published. How many images do you have online? All the best. Roger More
  • I made it to 50!

    by Mvogel | 21st of July, 2010

    Here is the image that put me over the top. I have already applied for Exclusivity and set my new goal at 100 uploads. See Article
  • 5000 sales!

    by Roberto1977 | 1st of July, 2010

    Yesterday I celebrated my 5000th sale!! When I joined here in september 2007 I had not a photos archive to upload and I didn’t know anything about vectorial graphic. I started from scratch. I learned day by day here and by myself. So, the little “moral” of the story... More
  • My first $100 payout!

    by Groovychick69 | 28th of June, 2010

    My Earnings balance is: $101.44. I have reached the payout barrier for the first time. The download that put me over the top is my "Multicolored Heart Shaped Puzzle" image. Finally all my hard work is starting to payoff. See Article
  • 500 uploads!

    by Francy874 | 21st of June, 2010

    Today I am very happy for two reasons! my sixth nephew was born and I have also reached 500 uploads! and now my next goal is to reach the 1000 uploads! I hope to do so by the end of the year...Thanks to all! This is the image n° 500 and I hope to bring good luck! More
  • 101 Sales! A New Personal Best!

    by Groovychick69 | 15th of June, 2010

    101 Sales! A New Personal Best! Hopefully I break the $100 payout barrier soon. See Article
  • First payout and over 100 sales

    by Mellie430 | 13th of June, 2010

    I reached over a hundred sales and finally got to my first payout a while back and forgot to post. Trying to get back into uploading more. Thanks to everyone. This picture was a big factor in me reaching goals. See Article
  • And finally

    by Urosmm | 11th of May, 2010

    After submiting, editing, taking photos and much much more I finally reached the goal I was reaching for...having 1000 photos online. When I started at DT this seemed almost an unreachable goal but...here we are..so..for the ones who are just starting here and for those who... More
  • 300 sales!!!

    by Francy874 | 30th of April, 2010

    Hello everyone! Today i'm very excited because yesterday I reached 300 sales! It 's a very important milestone for me because although I'm enrolled to TD by August 2009, my work with illustrations began in November 2009, so I reached this milestone in only five months. For... More

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