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  • 50 Uploads - A big milestone for new contributor

    by Hkrunning | 5th of February, 2014

    I just reach the 50 uploads target. It is a big milestone for me. 50 uploads means that I can apply for exclusive photographer and can submit photos for assignments. Here is my 50th uploads: I am glad to have five sales and I would like to... More
  • Top 10 Things to Do When It's Cold Outside

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 23rd of January, 2014

    It’s January. For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, that means it’s winter. And winter means the days are short and the temperatures are low. Hearing words like “polar vortex”, makes you just want to crawl into a warm bed and hibernate until spring,... More
  • Timeless editorial photos

    by 1000wordsimages | 16th of January, 2014

    >How many times in the past we went on holiday and we saw the good situation to make a photo. Photo is made… you are happy about the results and go home with a smile. Some years ago you would be very disappointed about that you can not upload the image to microstock because... More
  • How to deal with common rejections?

    by Mrhighsky | 14th of January, 2014

    What do every contributors hates about stock photography? Yes that's right being your image rejected. I have been on dreamstime as a contributors for about 3 years and during this period I have learned a lot about microstock, So I would like to share my experience... More
  • Stock photography with your phone ?

    by Feriteglas | 13th of January, 2014

    Yes, you can do stock photography with your phone. Nowadays, smartphones have good enough cameras. Of course you will not have the same results as with a good DSLR, but here are a few photographs made with my phone. Actually, the first one, with my home town, Medias, was... More
  • 100 Uploads

    by Simathers | 11th of January, 2014

    After 8 long months, I finally reached 100 uploads! In the beginning I uploaded way too much and my images were not of interesting subjects and were low quality. After having almost all of my images rejected I went out and bought a better camera. I was hoping this would... More
  • My epiphany in Reno

    by Gmargittai | 31st of December, 2013

    Like many other people we went on a short trip during the holidays. We went to Reno Nevada, a place that is famous for its casinos and it is also located very close to the Sierra Mountains, the skiing capital of California. We are less into gambling and more into skiing.... More
  • To Be Exclusive or Not

    by Iheartcountryphoto | 31st of December, 2013

    As I near the 50 required uploads to be an exclusive photographer on DT, I have been doing a lot of thinking about being exclusive or not. I have looked over the benefits time and time again. The benefits are great and it also takes tons of time uploading to multiple... More
  • New Photographer

    by Gavinp101 | 26th of December, 2013

    Hi All, I recently become an exclusive photographer. I was under the assumption that each image accepted received a $0.20 reward, is this correct, or is it each image that sells receives this bonus. I am new to this and am just starting to learn a few techniques... More
  • My new website- "Pics Thru Lens" in a new avatar ....

    by Subhra2jyoti | 24th of December, 2013

    Dear Friends, Wishing you and your families a MERRY CHRISTMAS and HAPPY NEW YEAR ! On this festive occasion, with celebration and happiness in air, I invite you all to visit my photography website relaunched (though in a small way) with a different look... More
  • Me and My Photography

    by Tarasbunt | 23rd of December, 2013

    Hello my name is Taras and I live in the UK. I am currently studying photography and I am very passionate towards it. The cameras I own are, Nikon D5200 and the Canon 1000D. I am not a professional but I would love to be one day. See Article
  • If Your're Going To Do Stock, Then Do It For Fun AND Profit

    by Wisconsinart | 22nd of December, 2013

    There are many Contributors here who are hobbyist photographers, perhaps specializing in landscapes or wildlife. Nothing wrong with that as most of us are passionate for various types of photography which is part of the road that led us into the world of online microstock.... More
  • Photography Experience of the Pacific Northwest

    by Wildphoto2 | 21st of December, 2013

    My name is Jason and I would like to share my experience with wildlife photography. I have enjoyed taking pictures growing up with film cameras but it wasn’t until digital photography came on the scene for common people that I took an extreme liking to photography. I... More
  • Macro Photography Ethics

    by Robinstockphotos | 21st of December, 2013

    It is after a long time that I am writing, I have been busy with a lot of things...leaving school life behind and getting into a college on the opposite side of the country...and believe me India is a vast country. Away from family, away from familiar people, the months are... More
  • The Time Is Now

    by Joshuaraineyphotography | 20th of December, 2013

    I signed up for Dreamstime in 2007 and have since been determined to make stock photography a substantial part of my income. Since joining, however, things have not gone according to plan. I quit a full time job with good income and great benefits to pursue photography... More
  • Fear of street photography

    by Opreaioan | 11th of December, 2013

    Hello. Here I am writing a new blog about a fear that I recently discovered. One of my fears I never knew it's there. Sometimes, when I just wander the street of my city I observed a lot of people doing different things, getting excited about something, being sad about... More
  • Magazine Cover:)

    by Adeliepenguin | 9th of December, 2013

    I recently broke my wrist and had a cast above my elbow. I couldn't drive, couldn't open a jar, and could hardly lift, hold and use my camera. So imagine my dismay when the mother of the models I work with ask me to take some photos. She wanted to try for a magazine cover... More
  • From 1 upload to 50 uploads

    by Nongxf | 7th of December, 2013

    I still remember my first upload is about the night scape of Hakodate. My first photo: Night scape of Hakodate Now I have 26 photo approved and 26 others are pending. I hope I am lucky to reach 50 soon! Pioneron See Article
  • Stock Photography beginner

    by Opreaioan | 5th of December, 2013

    All about me in a few words. My name is Ioan Oprea and I'm 28. I was born in a little isolated village, named Crihalma (here) is the link to the history of the village) located in the heart of Transylvanian territory, mostly known as Vlad Dracul... More
  • Food Photography

    by Feriteglas | 4th of December, 2013

    I have some recent food photography accepted on Dreamstime. No special arrangement, just made them with my phone and uploaded. I am thinking of getting more specialized in this kind of photography, I think it sells good, right ? This is my first blog post here in Dreamstime... More

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