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  • Advice for young photographers

    by Chuanwentao | 16th of December, 2014

    BY:Michael Kramber in New York 10 June, 07 I am writing this from the Baghdad bureau of The New York Times where I am on assignment. I have received dozens of queries from photojournalists starting out in the business. I am writing this in response, partly so I can refer... More
  • Just Cleared 150 Photos!

    by Geoffreygreen46 | 27th of October, 2014

    So 150 photos uploaded in the first two months. I was loosing faith and BOOM one sale for 43 cents. It may not be much however, it was a confidence booster and I feel that I may someday make traction. I started this once I realized that I had 150 gigabytes of photos, and... More
  • Good luck for everybody

    by Happyolga | 20th of October, 2014

      Hey there, thank you DT for giving an opportunity to develop my skills. I am here during a long time but was not active, now I see this is not only the way to earn some money this is also good way to develop photographer's skills. Good luck for everybody Olga More
  • New member

    by Phoenixci | 26th of September, 2014

    A few weeks ago I suggested a co-worker to join DT. We both share a passion for photography and we often talk about it during our lunch breaks, I explained how it was fun to have people purchase picture that I had taken and see them used as visualization and complementing... More
  • Travelling to Dubai, yesss! Share tips and photos :)

    by Ninuscha | 23rd of September, 2014

    Hi guys, I got my hands on lovely airtickets to Dubai just for a price of a fuel charge. Bargains, isn´t it? I thought I´d never travel to this destination, and now we´re off to Dubai on March with my 5 years old son. Have you ever been to Dubai? Pls share... More
  • I'm in Love with my Photographs

    by Cesvieira | 12th of September, 2014

    Well, i'm not a profissional photographer but i do would like to be. Days by days i'm more in love with this work, to become a profissional photographer. I can see with my eyes... or better to say, with the lens of my camera wonderful scenes that only i can see, i love... More
  • Do you like movies? Let's play game

    by Oliena | 29th of August, 2014

    One of my favorite ways to spend chilly autumn evenings - is watching movies. Once I wondered, if there was a film about stock photographer as a main character, what was it like? I imagine some romantic comedy about very talented, but shy guy, who worked from 9 till... More
  • Milestone: 10,000 Sales

    by Wisconsinart | 11th of August, 2014

    Reaching 10,000 sales may seem like a wonderful milestone, but I don't see it that way. There are way too many Contributors who are outperforming me. That tells me I'm not good enough. The microstock industry is changing quickly and the good times are long gone for individual... More
  • Pictures are the unspoken stories.

    by Tasmallows | 17th of June, 2014

    Every pictures says some unspoken story. While clicking a picture some story goes in photographer's mind which makes him click that particular thing. Every single picture clicked by a photographer is a combination of some spices of emotions like dreams, hope, passion,... More
  • My first book "Guardians of memories and witnesses of history"

    by Dozet | 2nd of June, 2014

    Тhis time of new technologies, the time when everyone is taking photographs, has created a false image in our society that photography, and photojournalism in particular, is something anyone can do. You come, click the button and it's done - as ignorants would say! This... More
  • Love watching confidence grow

    by Chimeandsense | 25th of March, 2014

    I know that my portfolio is only small and that I use my son in lot of my photos. He is amongst some of my most popular downloads. But because I have used him, so often I can see how he has grown just by looking on Dreamstime. How through the seasons the colour... More
  • My story about the following pictures

    by Wxh6763 | 25th of February, 2014

    It is summertime, very hot. We get up just past five o'clock. A layer of white mist is diffusion on the DongJiang Lake. Which of HuNan province of China. Just after six o 'clock, one fisherman shaking his boat and across in the fog. About half past seven, the sun just begin... More
  • 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
  • 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
  • Photoshelter 2013 trends de ja voux

    by Alistaircotton | 20th of October, 2013

    Photoshelter has released its 2013 What Buyers Want from Photographers survey. It's an interesting read - so if you have 10mins or so - it's well worth the time. It prompted me to remember a blog post I wrote about a few years back that was also published on DT entitled... More
  • Stock from the end of the world

    by Ilmoro100 | 1st of October, 2013

    If I reflect on my, still young, experience in the world of microstock, the first word that comes to mind is "confrontation." I think it's the most important part of the challenge that everyone who comes into this world is facing. Photographers all over the world converge... More
  • My 1st sale on Dreamstime!!!

    by Macqua | 7th of September, 2013

    Hello everyone! Finally, my first sale on Dreamstime! I'm so happy .. :) I'm not a professional photographer, and I've uploaded only 15 photos so far ... so I'm very very happy !!! Thanks to the person who downloaded my photo! See Article
  • new EXCLUSIVE collection

    by Sasanka7 | 6th of September, 2013

    exclusive dreamstimers community on facebookhello today i started new collection on dreamstime, Please insert your best pictures here: exclusive dreamstimers, thank you! this is collection included photos and illustrations etc. from members of facebook community page... More
  • The Low-Down on Legal Language

    by Xixinxing | 30th of August, 2013

    There is a recent trend among agencies to shift the legality requirement to the copyright holder who is sending the work to the agent, aka the photographer. A lot of this is practical. The agent cannot certify that a model/property release is legal since the agent was... More
  • 1000 images online!

    by ruigsantos | 7th of August, 2013

    I started doing stock photography around 2 years ago and by then I joined Dreamstime. Today my 1000th image got approved. In some ways, it feels like I started yesterday, although it took a lot of time and effort to make all those images. I learned a lot about editing photos... More

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