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  • How do I work with stock photos

    by Photoalenka | 24th of January, 2013

    On my main work, I'm sofware engineer in test, in other words I write programs to test different systems. It means, I'm used with automatization and don't really like to do a lot of work by hands. So, to the stock photos. First I take my camera and used as it should be... More
  • Difficulties with first stock photos

    by Photoalenka | 23rd of January, 2013

    Hello! I'm now 25 years old and half of my life (since 12) I'm with camera in hands. The process of seeing the picture and finally taking it is something, that can't be divided from my life. But... for all these many years I was thinking of beauty or value of the moment... More
  • First sale of 2013! :)

    by Robinstockphotos | 9th of January, 2013

    This image was sold first this year. December was nice with 5 sales. Hoping to make it 10+ this month? I have a very, VERY small portfolio. A cute little port isn't going to earn a cute sum. Trying to find time to upload more. Three months with DT have been nice. :) Thanks... More
  • Need some ideeas

    by Alexa_adrian2001 | 11th of October, 2012

    Hi there. As I have noticed a lot of contributors are from Romania. I wonder if there is somebody from Oradea that is willing to cooperate with some other persons. I have ideas. I have also a canon 450d, 17-85mm, 50 mm 1.8, 430 ex 2, even a photo tent(or how you say) for... More
  • Hi There!

    by Angkawijaya92 | 21st of June, 2012

    Hi Dreamstimers, It's been awhile since I put my energy on Dreamtime, and now here I am with 76 onlines and a few more under review and I hope to pass 100 mark soon. I mainly do landscapes, ancient ruins and some animals shoot, and thinking about going to tabletop... More
  • Professional vs. Amateur Photographer

    by Crazydaizy99 | 11th of May, 2012

    I have been scouring the blogs lately and I have seen a certain wall between professional photographers and amateur photographers. I have read the arguments that anyone with a digital camera can now snap a decent shot and upload "stock" photos and essentially dilute the stock... More
  • Ten uploaded, nine was approved

    by Jernej5m | 20th of April, 2012

    After first, approx. 32 approved "studio" shots I start to uploading outdoor photos. My accepted ratio for this outside shots was very poor. After one month when I upload ten photos suddenly nine was approved. I think that I found the way what kind of photo DT need,... More
  • My First Uploaded Photographs

    by Aandersonb | 23rd of March, 2012

    I am happy that Dreamstime editors allowed my first 2 photographs to be uploaded finally. 127 hours of processing sure took a long time. lol. But patience is virtue. I am excited to start working exclusively with Dreamstime. I know they will help to promote my work and i... More
  • New and confuse

    by Erogers30 | 5th of February, 2012

    hi, I'm a newbie here and I'm quiet confuse about the license aggreement in the management area. Need some suggestion which one do I really need to choose. The following options are: ( ) Web Usage (E-EL) ( ) Print Usage (P-EL) ( ) Sell the rights (SR-EL,... More
  • New Uploads Newbie

    by Artalis | 23rd of January, 2012

    This is about six weeks into starting with Dreamstime as an artist/illustrator/photographer. I am so pleased and excited that all of the submitted artistic images have been received as uploads this month-5 in total so far. Thanks Dreamstime.Now I just need to sell them If... More
  • My Picture: A book cover!! WhooHoo!!! I am EXCITED!!

    by Laqhill | 20th of January, 2012

    I am sooo excited!! I just learned that one of my pictures is a book cover for a book that is sold on Amazon. You can see it, or buy the book here: http://www.amazon.com/When-Love-Abides-Freedom/dp/1468123955/ref=sr_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1325972329&sr=1-2 AND, I'm excited... More
  • Hey

    by Passion7535 | 9th of January, 2012

    HI, I'M NEW HERE AND I'M LEARNING SO MANY NEW THINGS. I LOVE See Article
  • Happy Holidays

    by Artalis | 23rd of December, 2011

    Happy holidays and best wishes for Christmas and the new year to all. So I had no. 4 approved today, yeah, since I started uploading 3 wks ago. I'm hoping for a new(ish) camera in 2012 as my current one is quite ancient and limited. See Article
  • Wk 2 yeah, and a third image accepted

    by Artalis | 20th of December, 2011

    I am so encouraged after Dreamstime has accepted my third image, since I started 2 wks ago. So some hard work does pays off afterall, Thanks Dreamstime, I hope to get better as I do more :-) Merry Christmas to everyone here! -artalis See Article
  • Newbie Uploads

    by Artalis | 13th of December, 2011

    Thanks for your patience Dreamstime. After three years using dreamstime stock for design purposes I finally decided to have a go and upload some of my own. Had 2 accepted this week,yeah! Thanks again.... See Article
  • first image on level 2!!

    by Photosdl | 10th of November, 2011

    this image on level 2!! I'm very proud because I finally have one image going on level 2!! Of course for some of you it's not a big deal but as I'm new on photostock I feel really good with it! Thanks!! http://www.dreamstime.com/a-face-a-story-colldet17047... More
  • Is steak tax deducatible? :-)

    by Ejkrouse | 26th of October, 2011

    What sort of materials does everyone declare on their taxes? Ink, paper, etc are all fine, but what about the items you shoot? See Article
  • Hello and new work uploaded

    by Markspowart | 19th of October, 2011

    Hi there... my name is Mark Spowart, I am a photojournalist working in Ontario Canada. I am fairly new to the stock photography industry and a majority of my images will be editorial based. Outside of the typical journalism topics of news, sports, entertainment I enjoy... More
  • Gonna make a serious effort..

    by Honkamaa | 16th of July, 2011

    Not new here since I joined over a year ago to try to sell some of my photos. Got 10 photos accepted and over the first year I also had 10 sells but it was not an serious effort from me since I didnt regulary upload new images. Now I will change that. :) I recently uploaded... More
  • Three Months, Two hundred pictures online!

    by Digikhmer | 21st of June, 2011

    Yeah! Since I gave myself another chance to get-in into the micro-stock, there is three month ago; I can say : - Duration : 3 months - Number of pictures : 200 pictures online - Photographer : so-called photographer by DT (as exclusive contributor) - Sales : 19 sales... More

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