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  • Out my Back Door

    by Amstrongphotography | 6th of April, 2014

    They always told me 'you can take the girl out of the country but you can't take the country out of the girl' and that is true of me. I grew up in the back country of West Kentucky, nothing but fields and woods out our back door. I spent 7 years in the heart of St. Louis,... More
  • China Xinjiang Huoyanshan

    by Fengshang520 | 27th of October, 2013

    Grew to know the Flaming Mountains, know where very hot. This from a kid on TV, "Journey to the West." But never to go. Last month, the opportunity to go here and see the real Huoyanshan. Great! See Article
  • Finding my way

    by Kimdeadman | 15th of June, 2012

    As I reach 24 accepted photos on Dreamstime I feel like I’ve climbed Mont Blanc. I set out with my little 350D a year or so ago and thought, ‘this will be easy; point, shoot, submit and perhaps earn a fortune.’ In reality I have faced raging storms (of frustration)... More
  • Upload number 200 - what a journey!

    by Martingraf | 23rd of March, 2012

    It took me a bit over a year to gain my 200 uploads - today I did it. I'm usually a bit shy taking photos of people I don't know - so this one isn't really typical for me. But what I like about this pic is that it really tells a bit a story about the diversity of the people... More
  • Reached $10!

    by Mnsanthoshkumar | 11th of August, 2011

    I have been an active contributor since past 8 months, especially since May. Reached $10 milestone yesterday! My initial phase was trying to create images which was technically correct. It took me around 3-4 months to get an approval ratio of 80%+ for each batch of upload... More
  • 100 away yeah

    by Dmccale | 2nd of April, 2011

    I have to sell 100 more to make my 1000th sale..It has been a great journey and I look forward to my next 1000.Thanks to all my friends for your advice,encouragement and most of all your friendship Peace and love to you all and many sales Deb More
  • Roads? Where we're going, we don't need roads.

    by Markandrewphotography | 27th of December, 2010

    It's that time between Christmas and New Year when people start to think about making their New Year resolutions, often focussed on dieting and/or stopping smoking. I'm no exception to making them myself, likewise breaking them! My New Year resolutions are going to... More
  • My First Level 2 Image

    by Madajimmy | 17th of December, 2010

    We are always happy when good changes occur. When still a newbie, we are pleased when the picture is approved. So glad when sold. So glad when it increased to level 2... level 3.. 4 ..and 5.. then delighted when payment is received for the first time. This is my first... More
  • Traveling and photography !

    by Subhra2jyoti | 28th of November, 2010

    Dear fellow photographers, What do u have to say on this ?? "Real Photographers are Passionate Travelers " Personally speaking, I love traveling and have visited all most all the popular spots, including a few lesser known ones also, in South India, because... More
  • Finally!

    by Angelaostafichuk | 30th of July, 2010

    It took awhile as I move so slowly with this stock photography...but over 100 photos and 100 sales. Now for the rest of the year... See Article
  • Greetings from Puerto Rico

    by Cupeles | 14th of July, 2010

    I recently started this journey in photography and microstock which I'm really glad I did. I have little photos still since Photography is still part-time in my life but I do hope to improve my skills and knowledge in the subject as I go on. Here are some of my pics and... More
  • finally 300 uploads

    by Billysiew | 13th of January, 2010

    finally i have reached to a new milestone: 300 uploads. Wuh, this is really a long journey, however i believe that if we just be patience and don't give up, for sure one day we will reach to our destination, our dream will come true! Once again thanks dreamstime and all... More
  • Long Path

    by Afagundes | 26th of September, 2009

    Oh, yes, its been a long time, since July 18th, 2005, more than four years now, watering a little every day Every season growing a little. Far too many rejections, but allways learning.... More
  • Tanzanian Tribes

    by Gumpa | 5th of July, 2009

    After coming back from the wild safari, we traveled through places which seemed to be the factory of world's dust. It felt like we were traveling through time as we've seen the (minimal) modern culture fading away. We've started seeing people living in mud houses, traveling... More
  • First milestone reached

    by Digitalreflections | 26th of May, 2009

    Today I reached my first 50 files approved on what I consider to be the best stock site on the web. The people here have been a great help to this rooky photographer. Of course I also had much encouragement along the way from family and friends. To all those who have made... More
  • The Journey of Photography

    by Davidwattsjr | 26th of August, 2008

    One of the many benefits of photography is that we can chronicle our journeys. As a stock photographer, I try to incorporate my travel into my quest to produce high quality stock images that will meet some need of the market. At present, I'm working on a project in the... More
  • Where Will Your Journey Take You???

    by Pamtriv | 28th of April, 2008

    VACATION NOUN: A period of time devoted to pleasure, rest, or relaxation, especially one with pay granted to an employee. A holiday. A fixed period of holidays, especially one during which a school, court, or business suspends activities. (http://education.... More
  • Monkey King wanted to borrow the fan from Iron Fan Princess

    by Shupian | 25th of February, 2008

    The monk Tripitaka and his disciples, escorted by the Monkey King, are on their way over the Himalayas to India to take back the Buddhist scriptures when they are blocked by the Flaming Mountain, an impassable mountain range. The Monkey King realizes that the only... More
  • An accidental journey into Microstock Photography

    by Rgebbiephoto | 15th of February, 2008

    My husband has been a photographer for as long as he can remember. I, also, loved to hold a camera, and have taken some pretty impressive landscapes, haven't we all? :D But this is his story, his introduction into the crazy world we call Microstock. Robert was getting... More
  • Reflection on my 2007

    by Jjphotos | 4th of January, 2008

    My 2007 was one my best years yet. Exciting events had taken place that I never envisioned possible. For one, I finally got to travel to the Rockies in the west coast of Canada. In preparation for my trip to the Rockies, I went out and bought myself a Sony DSC-H5.... More

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