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  • EQUIPMENT FOR BEGINNERS in stock photography

    by Newnow | 1st of May, 2014

    Hello again everyone, As I promised in my first blog that I would next write something about equipment for newbies in stock photography, here I am. I have to say that I was very surprised how many people actually read my first blog and I am very happy that most of them... 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
  • Pictures' review/inspection ...

    by Digikhmer | 18th of April, 2011

    It is really hard to have pictures approved. So far there is only four among about 20 pictures submitted. My approved pictures are the pictures that I captured during my holidays and it haven't been captured to be published anywhere. Browsing the database pictures of DT,... More
  • New member of the newbies on DT - Presentation

    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 moneys. I have a regular job in an international... More
  • Low A.R. forgiveness...(but only once!)

    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 a lot to close to 70%. Why not give... More
  • Welcome!:)

    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 a blog article (15 Lucky Newcomers To... More
  • 3 in 1...

    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 to get inspired by something to help uploading... More
  • Oh, Happy Day Is Almost Here!!

    by Karenkh | 18th of August, 2009

    Happy! Happy! My first DT "pay day" is almost here! My first photo was accepted on September 24 of last year and in that year I have slowly built my portfolio up to 185 photos. Not too bad for a newbie!! Along with the slowly increasing number of photos came a slow... More
  • one year

    by Dmccale | 7th of March, 2009

    I have been with DT one year now!At first I must say I was discouraged.I had a lot of rejects and still do.But determination and creativity paid off.So for you newbies keep trying and you will start to see the sales,I am forever grateful to the ones who helped me out,... More
  • yeah first payout

    by Dmccale | 4th of March, 2009

    Yeah I did it my first $100.00.Thanks so much Dreamstime.I love you. In addition, to all of you newbie’s keep uploading. It will pay off soon. dmccale See Article
  • Tips for Newbies II

    by Bradcalkins | 17th of December, 2008

    I wrote a blog over a month ago and it seemed to be well received. Here is a follow up with some more tips: 1. Acceptance ratio. Keeping your acceptance ratio high has many advantages including the ability to upload a lot and higher ranking in searches. As well, it... More
  • 6 months, tips for newbies

    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 led me to terminate other sites I... More
  • I am greatly exicted

    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. I like shoot ... This is my... More
  • A few photoshop and photography tips for newbies and beginners

    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 use the pen tool. You can find a lot of... More
  • A helping hand for the newbies (part 17)

    by Tonygers | 24th of September, 2007

    Do you remember when you first joined DT and you waited patiently for that first sale? I do! and I also remember the feeling of elation it brought with it. What I want to do is look at a portfolio with no sales, buy what i think is the best image in that portfolio and show... More
  • Looking after referrals.

    by Sebcz | 21st of September, 2007

    Referrals, especially those who are active, are your best friends on DT. Whether they are buying credits or sell their own photos, you get commission. The better they do, the better for us. So, looking after your referrals should do good to both sides. Whenever... More
  • A helping hand for the newbies (part 16)

    by Tonygers | 20th of September, 2007

    Do you remember when you first joined DT and you waited patiently for that first sale? I do! and I also remember the feeling of elation it brought with it. What I want to do is look at a portfolio with no sales, buy what i think is the best image in that portfolio and show... More
  • A helping hand for the newbies (part 15)

    by Tonygers | 17th of September, 2007

    Do you remember when you first joined DT and you waited patiently for that first sale? I do! and I also remember the feeling of elation it brought with it. What I want to do is look at a portfolio with no sales, buy what i think is the best image in that portfolio and show... More
  • A helping hand for the newbies (part 14)

    by Tonygers | 14th of September, 2007

    Do you remember when you first joined DT and you waited patiently for that first sale? I do! and I also remember the feeling of elation it brought with it. What I want to do is look at a portfolio with no sales, buy what i think is the best image in that portfolio and show... More
  • A helping hand for the newbies (part 13)

    by Tonygers | 13th of September, 2007

    Do you remember when you first joined DT and you waited patiently for that first sale? I do! and I also remember the feeling of elation it brought with it. What I want to do is look at a portfolio with no sales, buy what i think is the best image in that portfolio and show... More

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