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  • Photography time

    by Lightpro | 2nd of February, 2016

    I have been amazed by the fact that there are photographers with over 100,000 images on line. As a retired professional photographer who had a camera in his hand a minimum of 10 hours a day, I have avoided carrying it with me. This has led to a small amount of time in the... More
  • Over 300 pictures uploaded, and my first photograps with a model!

    by Andreamangoni | 22nd of January, 2016

      Finally, after a long stop, I've reached the 300 pictures in stock. And I've also take my first pictures of a model, a beautiful young italian woman.       See Article
  • 200 Sales

    by Fmd1ro | 8th of January, 2016

    Hi everyone! With this imagine I've just reached 200 sales until now :) , my goals is for this year to get over 1000 sales. Thanks to Dreamstime and to all buyers.    See Article
  • New Years Resolutions 2016 (Part Two)

    by Angelaostafichuk | 1st of January, 2016

    Happy New Years everyone from China to Canada! New Year's Resolutions! Let’s get started. 1. Don’t be afraid to take pictures. So many of us hold back thinking that we’re not amazing, or our stuff isn’t good for others to see, but that’s silly. Practice is... More
  • 300th accepted photo!!

    by Deming9120 | 1st of January, 2016

    Have finally reached my 300th upload today, on 1st January 2016!! I have been doing photography for 6 years as a hobby (with 3 years as a freelance professional photographer), and I haven been paying much attention to stock photography despite having been on... More
  • New Years Goals For 2016 (Part One)

    by Angelaostafichuk | 30th of December, 2015

    Photography Resolutions For 2016 (Part One) As the year draws to a close, we’re reminded that as photographers it’s time to evaluate ourselves. Whether we do photography as a hobby or as an actual job it’s always good to set goals and reflect back upon the work we'... More
  • 100 images milestone!

    by Fitr | 29th of December, 2015

    I had a goal to get 100 images accepted by the end of the year and I reached it today! It was looking grim there for a while, lol I have learned so much in these few months I been here and I'm loving it. Now my next goal is to get my first sale!!   More
  • Rome in October

    by Vintagepix | 14th of December, 2015

    The weather in Rome was gorgeous in late October for some wonderful photography.   There are so many photos available from Rome so I tried to add a few that aren't well covered.   The following detail shows 1800 years of erosion.   I joined DT two months... More
  • My latest achievement: 200 uploads

    by Earlydawnphotography | 24th of October, 2015

    I recently achieved the goal of 200 approved photos        I have also had 18 sales so far. I am very pleased with the experience I have had so far on Dreamstime and am looking forward to becoming an exclusive contributor after my first payout. Good day to everyone... More
  • My Next Adventure

    by Debratos | 9th of October, 2015

      I'm so excited and feel so privileged to be able to travel in my retirement. One of my goals was to "see" as much of the world as possible while my eyes were still good enough to do so. My other goal was to share all my travels with others through my photography.... More
  • One Year Anniversary on Dreamstime

    by Rhbabiak13 | 26th of August, 2015

    It's hard to believe that today marks one year since I started on Dreamstime. I was so unsure of myself a year ago, not knowing if I even had one photo that would be accepted. However, I love photography and dreamed of my photos being useful to someone rather than just... More
  • SETTING GOALS AND ACHIEVING THEM

    by Debratos | 7th of August, 2015

    It's important, even in your older years, to set goals and to work to achieve them. It may seems frivolous, (not having any purpose or value) to say that you want to sell 100 photos in your first year at Dreamstime or that you want to have your photo chosen for an assignment... More
  • A Goal Reached

    by Bigpollo62 | 1st of August, 2015

    Finally reached my first payout.But it was never about the payout ,but the joy of my photographs being found by buyers. Okay, the payout has big joy to!   See Article
  • 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

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