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  • Happy birthday

    by Korat_cn | 13th of April, 2016

       When you start creating illustrations for microstock you have to put inside something that sells, right? So, what? Happy Birthday illustrations? Merry Christmas and Happy Easter? And maybe Valentines and so on... But when you have hundreds of images the "... More
  • More than 250 photos and illustrations

    by Yana28 | 27th of March, 2016

    More than 250 photos and illustrations now! Here my last images accepted:                       Waiting for new sails... :) Link To My Portfolio More
  • "The elves and the shoemaker" folktale

    by Korat_cn | 25th of March, 2016

    A new fairy tale fully illustrated, ready to print.       There was once a shoemaker, who worked very hard and was very honest: but still he could not earn enough to live upon; and at last all he had in the world was gone, save just leather enough to make one pair... More
  • "The Ugly Duckling": another complete project for art-buyers!

    by Korat_cn | 9th of March, 2016

      Just finished and all illustrations approved! A new complete project ready-to-print for art buyers. It's a picture book about the fairy tale "the ugly duckling", a fable for little children in 28 illustrations and a cover.   Because traditional tales are always... More
  • First milestone reached.....100 uploads !

    by Shaereemukherjee | 20th of February, 2016

    Hello everyone, Finally today I have reached my first milestone...I have 100 files online.. This is my 100th illustration...   A huge thanks to all the artists of Dreamstime for inspiring me with your delightful artworks... Cupcakes for everyone...  ... More
  • 100 touch today

    by Bhabotoshchakraborty | 16th of February, 2016

    Hi This is my century blog I mean to say 100 photos online now I am so excited. Hope all of dreamstime user’s best wishes for my portfolio. Already cross golden, next diamond, now century touch next milestone will be 200 means double century this month hope. Below my... More
  • A Diamond Jubilee celebration shared with you

    by Bhabotoshchakraborty | 1st of February, 2016

    A Diamond Jubilee is a celebration held to mark a 75th anniversary but I am not attach with Dreamstime 75th years, I am not older than 2 years here but now my 75 image online so I want to celebrate with all of dreamstime user see my 75th image id 65928313.Next target 100+... More
  • Wonderful:17 sales in a night...

    by FabioConcetta | 11th of November, 2015

    This morning, just had breakfast, as usual is to see if and how many sales I realized. I could not believe, 17 sales of illustrations, I have to start increasing my portfolio! Here are some illustrations sold!       [previmg]0_18823610[/previmg]     ... More
  • It's been a while

    by Fotografieschnabel | 3rd of November, 2015

    It's been a while since my last upload, but because my fathers health isn't the best since his illness this summer. He had a near death experience because of a very rare side effect due the medication he needs to take for his rheumatoid arthritis. That in combination... More
  • My first try to sell drawings online

    by Podichi | 9th of September, 2015

    I started to draw birds. Vector drawings made in Adobe Illustrator. Trying to do one every day. Will see how long will i continue.   See Article
  • Never stop DREAMING

    by Mariayunira | 12th of June, 2015

    Do you know why I love drawing? It's simply because by drawing I can do a lot of DREAMING... Just by moving my mind and my fingers (and absolutely my best friend, the Wacoom Bamboo pen.. ^_^ ) I can dream about being everybody.     I can dream to be any kind... More
  • 1st 100...Milestone!

    by Dolimac | 26th of April, 2015

    SO, I just realized the I passed the 100th vector illustration upload mark... months ago :) It's taken way too long to get here! ironically, this was image 100: breakin' on through again!   See Article
  • First illustrations accepted

    by Daisymay11 | 2nd of April, 2015

          two months since I started... 30 images accepted....I am being much more selective now....really glad my linocuts are now in ...but my drawings apparently need a property release...more to learn ..will keep going... but it takes so long to find out if i have done... More
  • 500 images in my portfolio !! Yay !!! :)

    by Alisen | 18th of March, 2015

    Six months of work on microstock - and half a thousand works online :) I started to do more vector work lately and often try to fill portfolio. Choose different themes - so fun to work with. Many of the works are sorted by collections. Very soon going to download... More
  • 10 most used stock illustrations

    by Andreeadobrescu | 3rd of March, 2015

    If you want to create a flyer or a children's book, or you just want an icon to illustrate a button on your website, stock illustrations offer you a wide range of possibilities and elements that you can mix together to create unique designs or use them as they are. This... More
  • My 1st 4 dozen photos online with Dreamstime’s bed illustration

    by Bhabotoshchakraborty | 18th of February, 2015

    My 1st 4 dozen photos online with dreamstime’s bed illustration wait for reach 50 now.As you know before exclusivity need 50 photo online so i wait for this moment when i will reach 50 level. last 48th photo ID 50365870. See Article
  • 400 images in my portfolio

    by Alisen | 3rd of February, 2015

    In my portfolio now - 400 images !!! Most of these images - vector illustration on various topics. I love to draw :) However, I'm a little upset that my pictures are not selling well :( I will try to draw better and better :)   See Article
  • ..6 Sales today!

    by Adrianacapuccio | 27th of October, 2014

    Yeah! I am very happy! Today I sold 6 illustrations! One of which was sold three times in this regard, I wanted to ask ... Why has twice been purchased at a price of $ 2.20 at the highest resolution and the third time was only sold for $ 0.42? I am a new registered and... More
  • You Can Still Become A Good Contributor!

    by Greatali | 5th of September, 2014

    Well, as you all know that to become a well known contributor on any stock photography site around the net is like dream comes true for many of us here, but this is also an undeniable fact that without having good gadgets or equipments related to photography is simply impossible... More
  • How to avoid rejection of additional files.

    by Alionaz | 24th of May, 2014

    Hello there! Another rejection of your additional file? Don't panic! Take a deep breath and read this blog. I hope it will help you to understand the mistakes you make. I'll start with vectors. The most common mistake is raster (bitmap) elements on your illustration.... More

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