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  • 50th image accepted

    by Robertflynn | 14th of June, 2015

    hi folks Well when i started with DT i set myself a target, get 50 images accepted, i am pleased that today i successfully crossed that off my to do list, well not really i just added another 50 and now aiming for the round 100.        At the same time i was... More
  • Goals for 2015

    by Dahlskoge | 4th of April, 2015

    1. Have 1000 + images online 2. At least 70 sales 3. Take more portraits outside using existing light 4. Visit and take photos of new places, preferably abroad 5. Have more patience while either waiting or preparing for the perfect image 6. Master the basic skills in... More
  • First $100 Payout- Thank You!

    by Jormonago | 21st of February, 2015

    Today I reached an awesome goal, my first 100 dollar payout! Thank you to everyone who has purchased or taken the time to view my photos! This is an awesome community to be part of. Below are my two best selling photos thus far.     More
  • What Have You accomplish in 2014?

    by Benoitle5 | 31st of December, 2014

    Now that 2014 is behind us, let's take one more look back and see what we accomplish to make 2015 even better.   - I took around 6500 pictures with my camera and I'm planning on using it even more. - I added 74 picture to my gallery in Dreamstime. I would like to... More
  • 500 Photos in 4 Months

    by Rhbabiak13 | 24th of December, 2014

    Merry Christmas to me. Thanks to Dreamstime, I now have 500 photos in my portfolio and the most exciting part of it is that my 500th photo is of my daughter's expectant belly that has my grandbaby in there, due this spring. How exciting is that???    Here's a few... More
  • Goals Met for 2014 and More to Come in 2015

    by Sml | 22nd of December, 2014

    Wow, I met my sales goal for 2014 today, thanks to a tiff image selling for $12.81. This sale actually brought my goal over by $10.00. Very excited.   My other goals achieved, image accepted for an assignment and to have over 250 images online, and now I have, as... More
  • Change is in the air

    by Inyrdreams | 7th of October, 2014

    Leaves are turning brilliant colors here in Michigan in the USA, and the smell of concord grapes from the wineries fill the air. apples hang heavy on the trees and happy orange pumpkins dress every stoop around. Change is in the air, for soon we will have dropped leaves and... More
  • First Goal for 2014

    by Iheartcountryphoto | 23rd of May, 2014

    Last year, my first year with DT, I successfully uploaded 50 photos. That was a tremendous feat for me being so new to everything. This year it has been my goal to attain my 100th upload. This year I reached this goal in less than five months. It is only my first goal... More
  • My goals for 2014

    by Matthiase | 8th of February, 2014

    My goals before 2014 ends: - 1000+ Images in my portfolio. - At least 100 Sales. - More courage to approach unknown people or business and ask if i can photograph them. - Make even more time every month to make and upload material. - Increase my monthly sales. - Photograph... More
  • Double Digits

    by Jormonago | 17th of January, 2014

    I am very excited that I have reached double digits for my number of sales. My next goal is to reach 100 uploads before my 1 year with Dreamstime next month. Here is a picture of my best selling photo, which has had four sales. It has been a fun experience and a great... More
  • To Be Exclusive or Not

    by Iheartcountryphoto | 31st of December, 2013

    As I near the 50 required uploads to be an exclusive photographer on DT, I have been doing a lot of thinking about being exclusive or not. I have looked over the benefits time and time again. The benefits are great and it also takes tons of time uploading to multiple... More
  • 2000 sales but not wholly a paradise

    by Libux77 | 5th of December, 2013

    I hit the 2000th sale and I am happy to share with you this achievement. 2000 is a great number but is done of very little numbers added day by day. Nevertheless the 2000 sales, monthly revenues are still low. When at the begin I saw contributors with 2000 sales I thought... More
  • 3000th image

    by Softdreams | 25th of November, 2013

    Today is a beautiful and happy day. I wanted to share with you. The photo quantity that I’ve reached to my second goal. Now my third goal is to reach 10000 photo’s and to obtain high sales. It’s needs to work too much and to make good plans. I’ve... More
  • Motivation and goals

    by Kozhukhar | 7th of November, 2013

    Hello everyone! This is my first post in this blog. I have to say that I have no literary talent and beautiful form words I do not know :) I am writing in Russian and translate with Google translator :) And so that's what I decided to write. First, about how I motivate... More
  • The birth of Angel's Artography

    by Angelsartography | 23rd of May, 2013

    I began my career in Law Enforcement ten years ago. Currently I am working full-time as a Detention officer/Reserve deputy. Within the last year I have found a new love for taking photos in my spare time. I used to have this drive to become a detective, but it's no longer... More
  • Starting off and eager to learn

    by Teeimagination | 11th of May, 2013

    I always loved taking photos and over the years I think I have created a great portfolio. The problem was that before this year all my photos were taken with a basic point and shot camera. I worked very hard and saved all my money to buy myself a DSLR and some important lenses.... More
  • 200th images milestone

    by Fainastock02 | 28th of March, 2013

    Finally I’m having 200 images online. It took me a long time to reach this milestone. However, for a lot of contributors, 200 images is not that much. But I experience this is as a great achievement. Last year I’ve uploaded 104 images, and I notice that the hard work... More
  • Love to reach a goal

    by Inyrdreams | 16th of December, 2012

    I love it when I reach a goal... It at least makes me feel like I have accomplished something. One goal I set for myself was to have 400 images uploaded and accepted to Dreamstime, and to have at least 100 sales. well I did make it to the 400 mark this week, although I seem... More
  • Introducing My Mom!

    by Angelaostafichuk | 19th of October, 2012

    After years of telling my mom to sign up for Dreamstime, she finally did and I thought i would blog on her behalf as she is very busy : ) My mom is an amazing teacher and has shown me much over the years and I have learnt so much from her. Right now she is focusing on local... More
  • dont we love goals?

    by Inyrdreams | 18th of September, 2012

    I reached another goal last week.. my claim to be able to say I can now request a pay check! FINIALLY...although I cant say its been due to good sales. Im still only at 36 images sold.. with 335 accepted. I am doing something right for the DT staff apperntly.. not the word... More

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