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New member of the newbies on DT - Presentation
posted by digikhmer - 16th of april, 2011
As the above title mentioned, I a new member of Dreamstime photos stock but my passion for the photography is not. I started since very young with an analogue camera; an Olympus M5 (as long as I remember) with my pocket, had earned... More...
28 photos and $10.00 later.
posted by snookless - 5th of april, 2011
So I am still "kinda" new and now have only 28 photos online and have made just over $10.00 so far. I really enjoy this even though I have limited time to work on it but I feel like DT is one of the best if not the Best Stock agency.... More...
How Buyers Find Photos They Need?
posted by luckydoor - 22nd of march, 2011
At first, I though It was mainly "Search" by keywords. However, Things are not so straightforward after I got a chance to look at my sales today, though my portfolio is very tiny which definitely is not significant from statistic point... More...
Low A.R. forgiveness...(but only once!)
posted by vilaimages - 26th of february, 2011
Hello there, having started a short while ago uploading, I had to go through the initial common mistakes newbies make. My A.R. at the beginning was very low (17.2 %). Now, less than three months later, I got the hang of it and improved... More...
Hello everyone
posted by juergen2008 - 24th of november, 2010
Hello everyone, I'm from Germany and would like to work harder together with Dreamstime. I appreciate all comments
First Downloads
posted by martinisaac - 23rd of august, 2010
Woohoo... first couple of downloads. Hopefully the start of many more:
Greetings from Puerto Rico
posted by cupeles - 14th of july, 2010
I recently started this journey in photography and microstock which I'm really glad I did. I have little photos still since Photography is still part-time in my life but I do hope to improve my skills and knowledge in the subject as... More...
Just Joined
posted by theblackrhino - 7th of july, 2010
Glad to be on board. Hoping this journey leads to lots of happy customers that find my images useful.
posted by kaththea - 21st of june, 2010
A year ago one of the contributors of DT, a great person and a great photographer and designer, Richard Hoffkins (Macdaddy) did a generous thing: he bought pictures from 15 newbies, and I was lucky to be one of them. He then posted... More...
First Image uploaded
posted by emmahildreth0612 - 17th of may, 2010
Woohoo.....I have successfully uploaded my first image (duck.jpg) after 3 days. I'm overjoyed and can't wait for the other files to jump into the unfinished box so that I can get tagging. If anyone has any advice on what image works... More...
posted by edgecrusher77 - 7th of may, 2010
Hi every body! I'm new here and i hope it will be the beginning of a beautiful friendship :-)
My first sale!!
posted by treasurehunter22 - 2nd of march, 2010
I am just so excited -- I got my first sale!! I logged on tonight and saw that my earnings went from 14 cents (I've been suggesting keywords) to 49 cents. I've had a DT account for 5 years and have been a buyer off and on...using... More...
posted by jianbinglee - 2nd of march, 2010
My English is poor. But I come, my pictures have been rejected a lot, but I still insist. Because I like Photography, so I do not afraid to fail. I hope I can stay long enough, I also hope that my work be accepted, was that everyone... More...
My first sale!
posted by klikin - 19th of february, 2010
Hi all, as I joined dreamstime just recently and got only 8 files online I have achieved my first success. Well, I keep on shooting. mike:)
3 in 1...
posted by mani33 - 2nd of february, 2010
Hello everybody... I got an idea that could be helpful for 3 parts: Newbies to sell faster DT our agency to have more revenue so they could make the great work greater We contributors to gain a symbolic value and who knows maybe... More...
New to Dreamstime
posted by lowthian - 1st of february, 2010
I've been involved in photography as a hobbyist for 40 years and as a crime scene photographer for 25. My wife is my biggest fan and when I retired, she encouraged me to try to sell some of my photography. (I think she was just trying... More...
Similar images refused... good!
posted by arielmartin - 12th of december, 2009
A while ago I had one of two images refused because they were two shots of the same subject with just small change in the angle of the shot. I was dissappointed, even angry! Those two images had been accepted everywhere else... how... More...
Some Talented People Are Silent!
posted by mani33 - 26th of november, 2009
Today I'm writing about someone... A FRIEND! Since last year I met someone who's really talented & different! In the sense of his talent & his nature! My friend is a real artist... He's an illustrator and a photographer!... More...
Newbie from Belgium
posted by odorf - 12th of november, 2009
A lot of pictures uploaded and almost every picture was refused. But now the first three are online. It's a start. My pictures were refused because they were too artistic and not ok for this site for selling. So I will have to think... More...
66 uploads
posted by almotional - 30th of october, 2009
This is my first post in this blog :) I am proud to indroduce first 66 photos of my portfolio. I hope this great community will like my photos, because all of these was taken with a part of soul. This is only beginning, more still... More...
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