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  • Trying to figure out what THEY want...

    by Ezzian | 11th of April, 2015

    Stock photography has really got me thinking about what THEY (buyers) really want. My usual fun and forgetful photography isn't proving of any interest to potential buyers. I had to ask myself a few questions. Wondering day and night what it was that I was missing.... More
  • NEWBIE!

    by 2700art | 2nd of April, 2015

    >Hey All! I'm new to Dreamstime and Stock Photography in general, I have already had a handful of random images accepted, and am simply looking for insight into how I can get more exposure and hopefully more sales. I have been taking photos for 2 decades and take great pride... More
  • 500 images in my portfolio !! Yay !!! :)

    by Alisen | 18th of March, 2015

    Six months of work on microstock - and half a thousand works online :) I started to do more vector work lately and often try to fill portfolio. Choose different themes - so fun to work with. Many of the works are sorted by collections. Very soon going to download... More
  • How my first sale happened

    by Juanpfotografia | 27th of February, 2015

    It was January 2015. I had joined Dreamstime just a few months before that: October 2014. By then, I had just uploaded the pictures I had taken since I bought my DSLR and found that had just about 66% survived the review process. I found myself wondering: where can I get... More
  • I am new to Dreamstime

    by Backofficeij | 23rd of February, 2015

    I am an amateur photographer, I never thought I would engage in photography because I always considered it an impossible art for me. Basically I am a crocheter and I have to take good photos of my ongoing and completed crochet projects. But I started photography long before... More
  • Happy Chinese New Year

    by Tigertim01 | 23rd of February, 2015

    Just wanted to share some photos I took in the UK of the Chinese New Year celebrations in a small town called Woking. Nothing on the scale of what was happening in all the major cities, but nonetheless a good effort by the town to celebrate the year of the sheep.  ... More
  • Happy Chinese New Year

    by Leswrona | 18th of February, 2015

                  Many cultures follow lunisolar calendar but possibly the most celebrated lunar new year worldwide is the Chinese New Year. I had the opportunity to experience its full length of 15 days of celebrations as I travelled through south East Asia last... More
  • Live the New York experience ... with a twist

    by Nikitu | 18th of February, 2015

    You're about to visit what is widely considered the Greatest City on Earth, The City That Never Sleeps, The Big Apple, The Capital of the World, The City of Dreams or simply, THE CITY, New York, and all you can think about is: how am I going to experience all of it, where... More
  • The bookmark bar - a powerful microstock tool

    by Stamena | 14th of February, 2015

    The bookmark bar in my browser turned out to be a great microstock tool and here’s why - I have several international news agencies websites as bookmarks through which I follow what is going on in the world every day. Yes, images with people may sell the most, but to those... More
  • Newbie Alert!

    by Christac | 8th of February, 2015

    I've been taking pics all my life but didn't start getting serious about it until my first child was born in 1995. A year later I started a small bakery business specializing in cookie bouquets. I had a lot of fun and learned a lot staging my cookies for pictures for my brochures.... More
  • New to This World and Happy I Found it

    by Jslaterphotos | 2nd of February, 2015

    I am a fairly new photographer in the real world. I spent four years in the United States Navy, and I was handed a camera by chance. I had no prior interest in photography, or cameras, for that matter, but I happened to be in the right place at the right time. The ship... More
  • A new level for me. Nikon D3200

    by Live4photo | 31st of January, 2015

      Today I switching to a new level. I bought a new DSLR camera and I hope to be as I expected. If someone has this model, I hope to tell me how satisfied or dissatisfied is by this camera. Thanks! See Article
  • My first photos approved!

    by Jimmypontoh | 24th of January, 2015

    Finally, my photos approved. Really exciting. Thanks DT!    See Article
  • 3 Months in, Progress Update, First Blog Post

    by Rickdeacon | 20th of January, 2015

    Hey Everyone, Never posted a blog before so thought I'd make a start by posting about my very limited experience with the world of stock photography. Photography has been a serious hobby for me for around 2 years now (serious in the sense of purchasing my... More
  • Use of photos for controversial topics

    by Cathyr1 | 19th of January, 2015

    I am new to stock photography and have not yet made much use of photos of people. Usually my “models” are young family members and I have not yet come to terms with the fact that there is no real control over how the photos are used. I think that the only time I really... More
  • Dreamstime new look

    by Live4photo | 14th of January, 2015

      A new aspect of the web site.Very nice and intuitive.I like very much and I hope to please all users. Therefore, increase in sale! See Article
  • New look of Dreamstime :)

    by TMarchev | 13th of January, 2015

    Hello! Do you like your new profile look? Leave your comment will be interesting what you think :)             See Article
  • HAPPY NEW YEAR 2015

    by Bennymarty | 1st of January, 2015

    HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL FROM SYDNEY !!! New set from Sydney New Year's Eve 2015 from the shining boats in the bay. It was very difficult to take night picture from boats, cause of strong wind and moving sea, had to use high aperture with good results anyway       ... More
  • A soft farewell....

    by Inyrdreams | 31st of December, 2014

    I am whispering a soft farewell here, not to dreamstime and the wonderful people on it, but to the year 2014. This year was a tough one, as I left my home in Michigan and moved in with parents to help them care for infant grandchildren. I became a licensed foster mom, relearned... More
  • Happy New Year for 2015!

    by Lehuishi | 31st of December, 2014

    Flash time passed quickly, I have more than 4 years in dt, and there are a lot of harvest. The new year has come, once again I wish you all a Happy New Year! Happy New Year! More

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