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  • Sale image license P-EL

    by Mancio | 22nd of November, 2013

    Yesterday I sold my first picture with this license: (P-EL) It 'was very nice and I wanted to share with you. Can anyone give me the details of how it works? Thanks and good luck to all. See Article
  • Two extended licenses for the same image on the same day!

    by Deniskelly | 17th of October, 2013

    Just as I was thinking my sales were slow this month compared to the previous three, I found this morning that I had sold two TIFF extended licenses (W-EL & P-EL) for the same image: I think it's probably the same buyer, which seems unusual. Has anyone else had this... More
  • Editorial License - what is this?

    by Cheese365 | 12th of September, 2013

    As a newbie I'm a bit confused. This image has been transferred to Editorial license. What does this mean? Is it a good thing? Thanks in advance for your answers and advice :) See Article
  • Can they?

    by Ozmedia | 7th of March, 2013

    I was searching where my images were being used. I saw one of my image was here: the link of the image It is being sold as a wall decoration. At first I was flattered but then I got that question. Can they use my images like that? Do you know the answer? More
  • Old images

    by Dorvard | 13th of June, 2012

    Some works of art, photographs we find in attics, in the old cellars, trenches, in dilapidated buildings. Among them there are absolute masterpieces, very successful exclusive footage that could be forever lost. The author of these works, as a rule, is not known, but what... More
  • Image misuse can be a very expensive mistake

    by Enigmacypher | 4th of May, 2012

    While browsing the Internet, I came across an article from February 2011 about a company that made a costly mistake when they used an image without permission on their website, and that image was registered with the U.S. Copyright Office. This mistake ended up costing the... More
  • Thank you DT // NEW (P-EL) SALE !

    by TMarchev | 6th of March, 2012

    I have extended (P-EL) sale of this file: 50 credits($25.93) Total earnings for this file : $31.45(5 sales) Yes revenue is good for this sales, but i'm exclusive :) Thanks to buyer and Dreamstime! See Article
  • 800 images uploaded!

    by Gheburaseye | 31st of January, 2012

    To be honest I uploaded 807 images, but, anyway, this is a good news! This is the image number 800! And it's not over: this month, for the first time, I sold my first P - EL license! My first month of 2012 was very good! ;) G.E. See Article
  • Report alleged copyright infringement question

    by Silent47 | 23rd of December, 2011

    Is anybody here who has used this DT feature "Report misuse"?I found one of my picture watermarked and in use on one website and i will like to know what is going to happen with the illegal user. See Article
  • Breaking the first $100 and first P-EL

    by Kharyadi | 2nd of December, 2011

    Today is my lucky day, I finally reach $100 after about 8 months in DT. Another interesting fact was the limit breaker was downloaded for a P-EL license. It was just a few more cents to go to reach $100, and then BOOOMMMM!!! One of my image was downloaded as P-EL ^_^.... More
  • My First Triple Play - P,W & I - ELs on the Same Image!!!

    by Walleyelj | 15th of November, 2011

    Over the course of my time here on DT, I haven't had a lot of extended license sale - mostly stright credit purchases at different levels. Then a couple days ago I look at my account and see a huge jump (for me) in my profits from earlier in the day. I saw it was the same... More
  • Where is the license information?

    by Ozmedia | 25th of June, 2011

    I am selling my photos in several agencies and people are buying my photos. Ok... My question is where is the license information? Is it added to photo or just an agreement between seller and buyer? I've used tineye reverse image search for my pics and got some results.... More
  • What is a Stock Photo license?

    by Bagiuiani | 21st of June, 2011

    When you are subscribing a photo on a agency you will be asked to choose a type of license on with your photo will be sold. Type of license may vary slightly depending on the agency but in fact there are two types of license: Rights Managed and Royalty Free. (RM)... More
  • First P-EL sale

    by Nero67 | 9th of June, 2011

    Today I'm really happy for my first extended license! It is a P-EL sale and bring me $25,43 :-) For me it was a surprise and I'd like to know where it will used. Maybe in a magazine or calendar..... Have a nice day and good sales to everyone ;-) Ciao,Francesco More
  • Sell the rights

    by Cristalloid | 30th of May, 2011

    I am just thinking of enabling the SR-EL feature for some of my images. Before I do so I would like to discuss some questions with you. First: Is it a good idea for a part-timer (name it: hobbyist) like me to enable the SR-feature in general? Second: What is the... More
  • Licences and how to obtain them for my art work, help!

    by Buffaloartist | 29th of December, 2010

    I went yesterday from being totally excited to have a new source for my art. I bought several photos that I would love to paint. Then I realized there are difference kinds of licenses and I might not have bought the right to paint these. Who understands when I need... More
  • Wow...W-EL sale!! The second EL!!

    by Youths | 1st of December, 2010

    The second EL (W-EL) ! Exciting day! Thanks DT! Thanks buyer! The first EL (P-EL): See Article
  • P-EL

    by Georgeskyrillos | 9th of August, 2010

    How many of your sales are "Print Usage (P-EL)"? I've got 5 so far (shown below), pretty good increase in earnings such sales bring! My latest P-EL was today, the swan, hence this blog... Go ahead and post yours. More
  • Have you ever had an Print-EL or Web-EL sale?

    by Fotodesignjegg | 28th of July, 2010

    Dear DT Photographers, I just saw a blog entry whery a lucky guy is telling that he just had an SR-EL sale. Well I don't offer these kind of licence, but I offer Print-EL and WEB-EL. My question is now. Have you ever had Print-EL or Web-EL sales? Me not, but maybe... More
  • Preferences!

    by Mani33 | 24th of May, 2010

    On my day by day as a designer! I always get new needs for more & more photos, even with the data base of photos that I already made! My new client is a school for driving license, and though I had to analyze his needs! First as usual knowing his likes & preferences! See... More

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