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  • 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
  • Other images accepted

    by Alexa_adrian2001 | 1st of November, 2012

    Hi there, I have been under great expectations in these days as I had about 14 images under pending status. Almost a day or two some were in 'image under review' status. Very strange :) However, I was very disappointed when I have seen lots of them with: " Distorted... More
  • My Autumn images

    by Billysiew | 31st of October, 2012

    Now is still Autumn season in North earth. I want to share you some of my Autumn images. Hope you like these images: See Article
  • Three ways to find real people that will model for you

    by Chanevy | 29th of October, 2012

    Do you want to shoot stock shots of people? Can you afford to pay a model? Me neither! So I decided to try to think of ways to get people to model for free without relying too much on friends and family Here are some ideas I had. 1) Set up a joint make over party... More
  • 500th Image accepted

    by Drewrawcliffe | 27th of October, 2012

    Well after a little over 3yrs, I've had my 500th image accepted Working with the ups and downs of photos being accepted or rejected can be quiet a trial and needs more then a little patience at times, as I do get it wrong occasionally. View the rejections and learn to... More
  • "Falling for Autumn" contest

    by Floydsphoto | 26th of October, 2012

    This month I decided to take some special photos for the dreamstime photo contest. I've submitted about 10 images, but only one fit the theme and had the chance to be approved by admins. It's my first time I am submitting images to any contest on dreamstime. So I guess this... More
  • 20 images and counting

    by Gelbendorf | 26th of October, 2012

    This month my portfolio start to grow and i now have exactly 20 images online. I am still learning a lot and starting to understand how things are working. it is really fun and i'm looking forward to do my first sale. More
  • I reached and exceeded 100 images!

    by Elisamoriconi | 26th of October, 2012

    These last weeks I finally found the time for upload my new series of illustrations for dreamstime... it's time for coloring pages! They have all the same dimension, so if one want to puchase more than one have the possibility to combine them into a project (like a... More
  • Ha ha, I am so happy this mornig!

    by Alexa_adrian2001 | 26th of October, 2012

    :) I am so happy when I saw in this morning that D'S accepted a photo of mine. Even I had to wait almost 6 days(118 hours :)) ).However is not a complicated photo, might have not a very big potential to sell, but at least...you know that filling..first of your images got... More
  • Microstock is not enough, but (luckily) it helps!

    by Gheburaseye | 23rd of October, 2012

    Today I received another payment from dreamstime. I congratulate with the site for the great speed of payments (in less than 24 hours I had the required payment, really good). It is not a large amount, however, in a work environment in which I do not devote myself only... More
  • Material evolution

    by Shmeljov | 20th of October, 2012

    As I've already many times said, I don't think about digital images as a final product. Any digital photo which is in my computer is considered to be as a raw material, no matter how complex was it's post manipulation. Therefore I seldom return to the final material and either... More
  • First image sold !

    by Hafakot | 11th of October, 2012

    Today, during my daily checking submission status routine, I was shocked to realize my balance showed ... a sale!!! What a great feeling This was the picture sold: I actually thought this would be the first seller: More
  • Facebook is falling down!

    by Gheburaseye | 11th of October, 2012

    Ritual question: are you able to connect to facebook? Here in Italy, facebook has disappeared from almost an hour and will not tell you what I'm reading on other sites! I did not think that such a thing would cause a similar general panic! :) ;) ;) More

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