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  • 24 sales

    by Fike2308 | 19th of December, 2014

    I am happy to announce that I have more than tripled my sales since my first/last blog entry. 24 sales is still extremely modest but I feel like I am making progress.     See Article
  • Improvement

    by Jaap2861 | 30th of August, 2014

    This picture of de Watergate of Sneek in the Netherlands was my first uploaded and accepted photo on Dreamstime in January 2014. For so far it got 134 views. And no comments and no downloads. In June I wrote in my first blog I had my first download from the image with... More
  • Photography Resources

    by Iheartcountryphoto | 30th of July, 2014

    I am fairly new to photography, well officially, and since joining DT a year and a half ago have improved tremendously! My photography is a hobby, which I would love to make a career of someday, that I truely enjoy learning about and improving on. DT has assisted me in... More
  • How to deal with common rejections?

    by Mrhighsky | 14th of January, 2014

    What do every contributors hates about stock photography? Yes that's right being your image rejected. I have been on dreamstime as a contributors for about 3 years and during this period I have learned a lot about microstock, So I would like to share my experience... More
  • 100 Uploads

    by Simathers | 11th of January, 2014

    After 8 long months, I finally reached 100 uploads! In the beginning I uploaded way too much and my images were not of interesting subjects and were low quality. After having almost all of my images rejected I went out and bought a better camera. I was hoping this would... More
  • Just Beginning at Dreasmtime

    by Kingtrac | 30th of December, 2013

    I'm just starting out at Dreamstime and it is my first microstock experience. I have nine images that have been accepted so far! I have been analyzing the images that have been accepted and rejected and I think it has already had a positive effect on my photography. I'... More
  • New Milestone at DT

    by Danchayuan | 5th of December, 2013

    Today is the first anniversary of the DT I know the time, in this year, I uploaded 217 pictures, also rejected a lot of pictures. By studying the DT, I learned a lot, develop the field of vision, learned to be careful. Here, thanks to DT, thanks to all buyers, thanks... More
  • My diligence have crowned success!

    by Rybalov77 | 26th of October, 2013

    Earlier I have heard from many about scarcity of my portfolio therefore has gone to vacation to work above these lacks. And here finally I can share with you the first good results with me who though can that and will disagree, but for me and such result already decent,... More
  • Progress update

    by Positiveflash | 16th of October, 2013

    I thought I would share an update with everybody on how my year and a half with being on Dreamstime is going. It has been a tough year and a half and I can report that I'm still here. I didn't quit like I wanted to back when I first started and I only had 3 of my initial... More
  • Help!

    by Pant52005 | 15th of May, 2013

    Hi every one. I have been using DT for 2 years now, just start to upload regularly. I have up load 70 photos now, but the sell rate, Portfolio exposure and Database exposure is just extremely horrible. I am not sure what i can do to improve this. If anyone have an... More
  • Change of season

    by Alexsleepy | 18th of April, 2013

    Well, i guess spring is finally here for the most of us, contributors at dreamstime! I managed to upload and get quite a lot of images accepted from the winter and skiing season, fact that made me very happy. Here some examples of my winter season images:... More
  • My first ever conceptual image sold!

    by Robinstockphotos | 30th of January, 2013

    This was my first ever planned shot....and I had shot this especially for uploading on Dreamstime. And tonight it sold. :) And this was also my 4th uploaded shot on Dreamstime. At that time I was finding this site TOTALLY frustrating. It was like there is no hope.... More
  • Is my statistics graphic reversed? Or...

    by Rosariomanzo | 3rd of September, 2012

    …am I becoming a better photographer? It's a few months I see accepted photos are more than rejected ones, and the trend is going up. I still have a small portfolio and a few sales, but that was my main goal: learning and improving my technique. I'm sure more sales will... More
  • Continuous learning and review. The art of success?

    by Mark6138 | 19th of April, 2012

    Like many people on DT I have spent time looking at other people's portfolios and wondering what they have done to get the often exceptional sales to portfolio size ratios they have. One thing that is obvious is that there is a need for a mixed portfolio consisting... More
  • Wk 2 yeah, and a third image accepted

    by Artalis | 20th of December, 2011

    I am so encouraged after Dreamstime has accepted my third image, since I started 2 wks ago. So some hard work does pays off afterall, Thanks Dreamstime, I hope to get better as I do more :-) Merry Christmas to everyone here! -artalis See Article
  • Study and improvement

    by Nelsonpeng | 16th of December, 2011

    I am not professional photographyer, but an amateur. So I will purchase some books of photography, and then practice and submit the pics. go go go See Article
  • Tip - From Editorial to RF

    by Peanutroaster | 3rd of November, 2011

    As some of you know from a recent blog, I bought a new "stealth" camera - a Lumix LX5 point and shoot. It has a fast lens and low profile that makes it perfect for going places where a bulkly DSLR might draw attention. I thought I'd bring it along on a grocery shopping... More
  • August - Dragged onward to BME Status

    by Hotmidhun | 18th of September, 2011

    It is mid of September, and this post might have come out slightly late.. Better late than never. August month was OK. DT could barely swift through the challenge and drag onward to make August the BME.. Though it is still the BME, the earlier growth month-on-month... More
  • Take a Second Look

    by Adeliepenguin | 24th of August, 2011

    Yesterday was a big day. I hit 1,000 sales. Interestingly, what made the difference in reaching this milestone more quickly is that over the past months I have re-looked at, and uploaded, several images I “passed” the first time around. Previously, I either did... More
  • One month on DT & still trying to improve the AR ...

    by Digikhmer | 18th of May, 2011

    Which word come in your mind when you come to talk about Netherlands or Holland ? I think most of you must say "tulips", "windmill" or "coffeshop" ;) or in the other way round. Before coming on the lowland, I was very interested by the windmill. Whenever I have a free... More

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