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  • Concept Photography

    by Eric1513 | 15th of February, 2013

    The very best photos, including stock photos, are simple and convey a clear concept. The easier the idea of the image is to understand the more powerful it becomes. The last month or so I have tried to submit to Dreamstime photos with a clear concept. Here are a few recent... More
  • What is Stock?

    by Wisconsinart | 12th of February, 2013

    I had spent the entire day walking around downtown specifically to shoot pictures for stock. I'm trying to grow my portfolio to where it can generate a nice side income every month. I took a picture of an office building. I also shot a bridge going over a river. There was... More
  • New Dt: what do you think about it?

    by Gheburaseye | 6th of February, 2013

    Did you see the new dreamstime site? What do You think about this new site? Personally i like it but at the first time I was a little confused (I had some difficulties in finding the management Area for example) but now I can say that al is like before, but with a new... More
  • Google Images' new layout - how this impacts photographers and webmasters

    by Achilles | 4th of February, 2013

    Let me preface this blog post by saying that Google has been a very important Internet player, and that the Internet wouldn't be the same without their efforts and innovations. With that said, I would like to share information with you regarding a recently released... More
  • Repetitive Motion Injury

    by Sunguy | 30th of January, 2013

    The age of digital photography has given me a problem that would not have occurred back in the film and darkroom era – namely, repetitive motion injury from processing images on the computer in Photoshop. Hence, my upload of work over the next while will be very small... More
  • Images I can't wait to sell

    by Peanutroaster | 22nd of January, 2013

    The following images from my portfolio have tons of views but no sales. They sit in my list of most viewed images and stick out like a sore thumb! Either they just simply stink, or they have great keywords but are not exactly what people are looking for when they come... More
  • 400 online

    by Klicaqui | 12th of January, 2013

    One more milestone for me Today I reached the 400 images online in my portfolio here on dreamstime.com This the number 400 hope you like it :) Next stop 500... I'm aiming for july to reach that number Bye See Article
  • No sales in this 2013?

    by Gheburaseye | 11th of January, 2013

    What a sad month! No sales at this time....this thing make me sad, really really really sad! I hope to see some good news in the next days... G.E. See Article
  • Very first photo sold in 2013

    by Henrymm | 4th of January, 2013

    Hi happy new year everyone and wish you all have better sales in 2013. In fact, last December was one of the best selling months for me. And in this new year, this is the first image sold. It was a 10 credits sales. I have been waiting for this. Thank you... More
  • Switch off IS when using a tripod - but WHY?

    by Robinstockphotos | 4th of January, 2013

    I think many of you must wonder why you should switch off Image stabilization (IS) when using a tripod? IS was meant to suppress vibrations right? And using it on a tripod might get you really, really sharp pictures? So here is the secret behind it: Your camera has... More
  • Merry Christmas Dreamstime!

    by Gheburaseye | 24th of December, 2012

    With this post I want to wish Merry Christmas to all dreamstime: Staff, contributors and buyer! I hope You'll celebrate this day in a great way! Thank You for all your support! G.E. More
  • Love to reach a goal

    by Inyrdreams | 16th of December, 2012

    I love it when I reach a goal... It at least makes me feel like I have accomplished something. One goal I set for myself was to have 400 images uploaded and accepted to Dreamstime, and to have at least 100 sales. well I did make it to the 400 mark this week, although I... More
  • 50 pictures online milestone

    by Hafakot | 13th of December, 2012

    I'm so happy to have fifty images online now! My acceptance rate stand now on 47% what do you think - should I try and upload more images and have some "fall" in the process, or is it better to have a higher acceptance rate ? More
  • 3 years with DT (some stats)

    by Igordabari | 29th of November, 2012

    Yesterday 3 years passed since my registration on DT. I have got some stats that could be of interest for others, so let me share some of my figures with you. So, after 1st year I had 216 images online, 92 sales and revenue of $$160. For my second year I uploaded 257 images... More
  • My first blog

    by Fainastock02 | 25th of November, 2012

    Hii alll, This is my first blog. I'm registered on Dreamstime for quite a while now. However the first years I wasn't so serious into photography. Now however, its becoming more and more fun and interesting to see the images uploaded getting sold to other buyers who are... More
  • Question

    by Silent47 | 25th of November, 2012

    I can give the same images that i sell on sites to the model? If i do a photo shoot with someone and that person asks me for edited stock photos ... can i give them? See Article
  • Why image is more popular

    by Malajscy | 21st of November, 2012

    Hi, want to ask your opinion about most popular images from your portfolio. I have 2 very similar images in my portfolio, and I'm curious why one is very popular and one is not... I'd be very grateful for your ideas and examples of similar situations in your portfolio.... More
  • 1.000!!!

    by Gheburaseye | 15th of November, 2012

    I finally reached a total of 1000 images online at dreamstime! I am very happy with this goal .... but according to my calculations I should have been much higher as the number of images (still following the average inserted by dreamstime). I will recover if I can, a... More
  • Images of home

    by Chanevy | 6th of November, 2012

    Well, Iowa isn't really my home. I grew up in upstate New York and I miss the beautiful Adirondack Mountains. I used to feel that there was nothing to shoot out here in the Midwest, it all feels so flat and I do hope to get back to the mountains someday, either NYS or the... More
  • Dreamstime goes mobile

    by Costa007 | 5th of November, 2012

    Despite our diversity, most of us have a lot in common. I'll only close in on two aspects: we love mobile phones and we love the Internet. We also like sharing our experiences and see other people doing that as well. That's Social Media. The image in Social media puts the... More

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