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  • To my first $100 in sales

    by Winnietam | 13th of April, 2016

    My jellyfish image taken from Monterey aquarium gave me another important Dreamstime milestone today! How fitting that this image was taken almost one year ago today.    See Article
  • Happy birthday

    by Korat_cn | 13th of April, 2016

       When you start creating illustrations for microstock you have to put inside something that sells, right? So, what? Happy Birthday illustrations? Merry Christmas and Happy Easter? And maybe Valentines and so on... But when you have hundreds of images the "... More
  • Lightroom and Photoshop, let's share opinions and tips!

    by Diego Fiore | 13th of April, 2016

    Hi all! Even though I registered here in 2013, I started uploading images just some weeks ago. All the 251 images currently in my portfolio are without any development with Photoshop (including those down here), because I though it was really not necessary.    ... More
  • Co-operation from Farm Animals

    by Melodyanne | 12th of April, 2016

    One of the most important keys to getting good photos of farm animals is understanding the animal you're working with and knowing its environment. The following photo was originally taken for an assignment demonstrating ways to use up produce that would otherwise be wasted.... More
  • 400 online...few steps closer to next milestone!

    by Mangalika | 12th of April, 2016

    Happy to see the 400th image online in my portfolio and gearing up to touch next milestone of 500 as soon as possible! Many thanks to the entire Dreamstime community and fellow photographers for being so happening here! Your images and interesting stories inspire a lot of... More
  • Keep it handy

    by Melodyanne | 11th of April, 2016

    Your camera will take no photos while it is stored in its bag! Having your camera at an easy to reach spot is an important key to making the most of quickly passing photo opportunities. It is also wise to make sure the card is in and the battery at least somewhat charged.... More
  • Hi Dreamstimers... please complete my collection!

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 11th of April, 2016

    Hi everyone, I managed to create a photocollection regarding my favorite breed of dogs: the Labrador Retriever. I breed these dogs in three colors since 2001 and would like to collect also here your best shots about them. Here it is my first accepted pic about my own 20... More
  • Cat hungry for the milk

    by Bdalvi20 | 11th of April, 2016

    My first image is approved and i am feeling happy. Thanks dreamstime :) To download the image, follow the link.   See Article
  • Daily render projects

    by Keremgo | 11th of April, 2016

    This concept of finishing a project daily and rendering it out without over thinking or over judging yourself is by far the best idea I've seen since first day I started interesting in digital art.       "One render a day keeps the artist block away" will not... More
  • My first assignment image approved

    by Katinka2014 | 10th of April, 2016

    This is the first time my assignment image was approved on Dreamstime. It's of a city of Gifu, Japan - a prefectural capital, but not many visitors from abroad know about it, which I guess makes it underrated, since there's quite a few attractions worth a look, and one cultural... More
  • Stolen images

    by Photographycornwall | 10th of April, 2016

    You may have heard of the social media sensation @FuckJerry, or perhaps not. I hadn't until I had just read a Forbes magazine interview with the man behind the FuckJerry handle, Elliot Tebele. He seemed like just another guy who is making some waves across well known social... More
  • Things I learn while shooting for stock - Part 1: out on the streets

    by Unteroffizier | 8th of April, 2016

    When I first handled a digital camera, I did not know to surf the internet for information on camera operations, nor how to look for information on understanding the concepts and relations between shutter speed, aperture and ISO. The internet wasn't saturated with such information... More
  • 6000$ earned on Dreamstime :)

    by Mangroove | 8th of April, 2016

    Hi Dreamstimers! Some years ago (03/02/2010) I uploaded my first pictures here on Dreamstime. I didn’t know what to expect. Days have passed – NO SALE, months have passed – still NO SALE. Shall I give up? Shall I upload more photos? Does this all make sense? Then,... More
  • 200 photos online :)

    by Agarwalrobin | 7th of April, 2016

    Hello everyone, I am happy to tell you, that today I've met my first milestone of 200 pieces of accepted photos. I hope for good sales here and I am going to another milestone, that is 500 online files ..:)                         ... More
  • My two exclusive images selected

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 7th of April, 2016

    I'm deeply thankful to the Dreamstime team, they really opened a world to me... my idea was firstly aimed to share my own space with other photographers and passionate addicted to photography. But in a few days I found myself deep concentrated on studying on my camera features,... More
  • My new love

    by Dahlskoge | 7th of April, 2016

    Hello Dreamstimers! It's me again, long time no see. This time, I would like to share with you my new equipment. A 18-50 mm f/2.8 Sigma lens that is just outstanding in every possible way considering the low cost. I even purchased mine used for about 220$! The... More
  • Thank you!

    by Makusan74 | 7th of April, 2016

    Online Sakura Chery Blosoom   See Article
  • Indian street vendors

    by Agarwalrobin | 7th of April, 2016

    India's streets are bustling with small vendors who make brisk business. Take a look at vendors selling almost everything on Indian streets...                 More
  • Top 10 awesome destinations for 2016

    by Nikitu | 7th of April, 2016

    Suffering from wanderlust but don't know which way to go? Scratch your head no more, we have some awesome destinations for you that apparently are all the rage this year according to the Lonely Planet guide.      1. Botswana This South African country... More
  • Hello everyone

    by Makusan74 | 6th of April, 2016

    I just want to introduce myself, my name is Vladimir Maksimovic Max here in Japan called me Makusan. I'm a very passionate photographer and i do this profesional and as hoby some 17 years. While I lived in Serbia where I come from, I worked as Photojournalist for many... More

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