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6 months, tips for newbies
posted by bradcalkins - 28th of october, 2008
Well, I've passed the 6 month mark on DT and have to say that I am very pleased with how things have gone. I started out my first month with a single sale which encouraged me to keep uploading. Other sales have followed and ultimately... More...
posted by karenkh - 23rd of october, 2008
Ok, so it's only a small yipee but I was excited today when I had a few more photos accepted. I'm up to 14 already and just got started! Thanks to everyone who has offered advice, keep it coming I still have much to learn. More...
I am greatly exicted
posted by hylai1985 - 14th of october, 2008
After 10days waiting ,my picture is online now ! It is warmly encourage to me... This is my first blog in english,my english is not very well,so,if i make something wrong , tell me plese ,i think my english will have great advances.... More...
First Uploads
posted by batupahatkia - 7th of october, 2008
Hi All! I'm a beginner to this site and i'm proud to present my first few, carefully selected, uploads. I've been going through my collection, not a very big collection, and selecting photos to put up on the site. I narrowed... More...
First Download Comes!
posted by milliardideas - 4th of august, 2008
Well,after i joined DT a month,my first download comes. It's from this image Of course, it my first earning in Micro Stock Photo. And will encourage my also. Last,Welcom to Beijing and enjoy Olympic Games!
A few photoshop and photography tips for newbies and beginners
posted by titania1980 - 3rd of august, 2008
Hi! This is my first article! sorry for my English, I'm non English speaker! well I'd like to share some of the I've learned those years about photography and photoshop. Hope you find it useful! Isolation: The best method is to... More...
Hi there!
posted by sparkmom - 28th of july, 2008
Hello everyone! I've been here a few months now and thought I'd take the opportunity to introduce myself. My name is Sue, and together with my husband, Shawn, run Sparkling Moments Photography, a small family portrait studio in northern/... More...
Finding Macro Models
posted by marilyngould - 24th of july, 2008
Hello everyone! This is my first attempt at the blog forum. My apologies in advance for any blunders, omissions or technical difficulties. Recently I was thrilled to have 4 of my photos accepted into the close-up assignment.... More...
My hobby is taking over my life!!!
posted by laurenwilliams - 24th of july, 2008
Its been a month since I joined, and I'm already addicted. After submitting a small tester set of 6 of my best images (two rejected) and then jetting off to the egypt for a wonderful vacation, I was really pleasantly surprised to find... More...
Just a credit for the newbies - 5
posted by stormina - 22nd of july, 2008
Following the initiative promoted by Tonygers I think that will be a good idea to buy photos from newbies using the credits earned for blogging. These photos are from Per Johansson. He comes from Gothenburg, Sweden. I love... More...
Hi all!, 3d designer just drop here.. :)
posted by widam - 14th of july, 2008
Hi, Let me introduce me; I'm an 3d animator/designer, and an amateur photographer, i found this website long ago, but never uploaded until aprox. a month ago. And i got some downloads, great!! :) I find very nice the comunity here,... More...
Got my first sale!
posted by steppysteph - 23rd of june, 2008
I am a vector artist and I had uploaded 16 vector JPEGs last week. 5 days later, I had my first sale! Hopefully this is a good sign and more downloads will come especially when the EPS version is approved. This is the image that sold.... More...
My 1st blog!
posted by lsr792000 - 13th of june, 2008
I have finally manged to set up a simple blog in blogspot.com. Wow, have been wanting to do that for a long time, only realised it lately! Inside i will be sharing some of my photography experience and tips. I hope it will be useful... More...
We are `only` amateurs!
posted by achilles - 3rd of may, 2008
There's a frequent discussion that tries to give an answer to what makes a professional, what defines it and what sets it apart from the amateur. It's almost a cliche, like the image that worths as much as x words (substitute... More...
Reached my first payout :o)
posted by retina2020 - 11th of april, 2008
I'm so excited that I just reached my first payout amount today. I've started at the end of October 2007 probably with the same reason why many others here join. For the love of photography and the excitement that people want to use... More...
Waiting for that first sale
posted by ursaru - 5th of april, 2008
Hi all, I am new to DT... and two weeks ago I uploaded my 1st 50 illustrations. Most of them were accepted within a week, I uploaded additional formats (.eps) as well just a few days ago.... No sales yet. I'm not bragging, I have... More...
Newcomer to the Dreamstime (but not the Dreamtime)
posted by xidoraven - 5th of april, 2008
I am new here. Profiles steal the essence of what is essentially us, especially when we are new to the community. I will allow my work online to do the talking for me. I am working with others, both as a professional and a volunteer,... More...
Looking to work hard on Dreamstime
posted by jonoman1 - 15th of february, 2008
Hello stock photo world. My name is Jonathan Souza and i just joined Dreamstime a few weeks ago. I am really looking forward to working hard at stock photography. I shoot mostly weddings, so i want to provide a lot of useful wedding... More...
Should I do more, or is the subject exhausted
posted by crosschk - 4th of february, 2008
When I started doing this, 3 whole weeks ago. I was able to take pictures of dice and playing cards and poker chips in different arrangements. I was excited that these we accepted. My big question is how much is too much? how do you... More...
here i am !!!
posted by ashock - 31st of january, 2008
hi there! i'am new in this mini stock world! it's a pleasure that 11 my photos have been selected and published, because i started my reflex-world-life only 6 months ago! now i need just a lil bit of CONTROL in order to find some... More...
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