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  • Provence: never a dull moment!

    by Studioportosabbia | 30th of September, 2012

    Many of you already know how vacation trips can help to expand your portfolio. I made another (extended) trip to the Provence and these are (a few) colorful results. There so much to see and enjoy in the most beautiful region of France: -markets with local food... More
  • Rate my portfolio

    by MinervaStudio | 20th of September, 2012

    Hi guys, I want to have your opinion about my pf. I'm asking that since I have almost no sales here. I'd like to improve. Thank you =) My Portfolio See Article
  • Infrared images and the Fuji X-Pro 1

    by Tangjans | 3rd of September, 2012

    Not long after the Fuji X-Pro 1 was released, infrared photography aficionados found that with a few hacks, the system could yield very decent infrared images. Around the same time as well, I was researching if I could replace my current DSLR rig with the X-Pro 1 for travel... More
  • At last... 50th image is up!

    by Acosmin | 28th of August, 2012

    After almost a year of inactivity and driven by a few sales I decided to start uploading new images on Dreamstime. This month i doubled my portfolio and eventually reached image no 50 but I'm still wondering should I become a Dreamstime exclusive or should I try to promote... More
  • Bridge fetish or a lesson in composition? You decide!

    by Tangjans | 21st of August, 2012

    I've got a confession to make: I've got a bridge fetish. I find the lined interior and exterior of bridges irresistible, and I always have an overwhelming urge to photograph, dissect and digest them during my travels. Take for example the Helix Bridge at the Marina Bay... More
  • Project @Home

    by Tangjans | 19th of August, 2012

    As a landscape and travel photographer, I often dream of traveling to exotic places like Hokkaido, Japan and Sichuan, China. However, personal circumstances depicted that I had to be grounded for close to 12 months, and so instead of moping around, I decided to start "... More
  • Put something Out of this World onto your Portfolio

    by Tangjans | 18th of August, 2012

    Once in a while, when the opportunity arises, put something Out of this World onto your portfolio, and you may be rewarded for it! When the alien looking Gardens by the Bay was released to the public in Singapore, I know I had to add images of the attraction to my portfolio.... More
  • My 100th sale!

    by Sindorei | 22nd of July, 2012

    Hello everyone, Just weeks after I successfully reached one great milestone here on dreamstime, namely having 100 uploaded images, another great achievement was fulfilled, I sold my 100th picture: Even while enjoying this success, I'm already aiming at my next goal,... More
  • MY 100th image is online!!! Wohoooo :-))

    by Sindorei | 16th of July, 2012

    Hellooo everyone, Well I've gotten very good news today when I opened my inbox and first thing that I saw 10 unread emails from dreamstime.com entitled: selected image .... with this last batch of fine pictures I reached 100 (+1) images in my portfolio today and... More
  • Promoting your portfolio on G+

    by Celiaak | 25th of May, 2012

    One of the social media I use to promote my portfolio is Google Plus. Before starting to promote Dreamstime images there, I followed and built followers. Commented on other's posts, posted here and there, basically had fun while making connections and learning. - Connect... More
  • Pinterest - How to promote your portfolio

    by Celiaak | 17th of May, 2012

    Pinterest, not being new, is generating tons and tons of visits to other websites. It is a social network very well oriented to image impact. You can find a very useful blog post by Enigmacypher here. Once you create your boards on Pinterest and share your images,... More
  • Those Elusive Sales...

    by Racheld32 | 9th of May, 2012

    So I have been uploading pictures to my portfolio, and in the last month and a half of uploading, I am up to 17 pictures, which is decent for a VERY part time photographer. I have still not had any sales which is disappointing, but not unexpected for a newbie with a small... More
  • Portfolio Milestone - 1,000 Images

    by Peanutroaster | 1st of May, 2012

    I just reached 1,000 images in my portfolio after ten months after discovering and deciding I should try this micro-stock thing. I must admit two things. 1. I didn't think I'd reach this point this soon. Who could imagine there were 1.000 things to photograph? 2. I thought... More
  • A beautiful illustration of a girl - no views

    by Fengai | 29th of April, 2012

    My artwork has no one seen. I want to ask you the correct name. for a long time drawing this illustration (3 hour) and do not see it!! or do I need to draw fairies and princesses? how much to work in the portfolio so that the image seen more often? 3000-5000? More
  • Some of my best wildlife shots

    by Sobek85 | 28th of April, 2012

    Thought d make a blog of some of my best wildlife pictures, what do you think? More
  • Do you ever suffer from "stock block"

    by Miraclemoments | 17th of April, 2012

    The last few days have been terrible. I have not been able to get any decent photographs due to what I term "stock block". Have you ever just tried and tried to get the images you believe will work and when you view them you just thing....Uhg....what was I thinking.... More
  • Microstock = Microloans

    by Laroach | 9th of April, 2012

    I have great news to share! Today I made my 35th microloan at Kiva.org from the proceeds of my microstock portfolio! My goal is to reach 50 microloans by the end of this year. Thank you to everyone who has purchased from my Dreamstime portfolio. You have helped me fund 35... More
  • Instead of Uploading the Obvious, You Should Upload the OBVIOUS

    by Wisconsinart | 7th of April, 2012

    We all know the story; you have a camera, take lots of pictures, and then you discover the world of Microstock. "You mean I can make MONEY doing this?" you say to yourself. "Sign me up!" And thus your career began. You searched the database, looked at other portfolios,... More
  • Make HTML5 personal web and promote your DT portfolio!

    by TMarchev | 6th of April, 2012

    Hi! Yesterday i made free porfolio and personal web with new HTML5 language. The advantages are there ready templates that are well optimized and you can change everything yourself with a few mouse clicks. No coding is not required knowledge... More
  • 100 images online, what a journey :)

    by Teabum | 27th of March, 2012

    Today I signed in to my profile and here it was looking at me ... "magical 100" in the uploads. That has made my day to finally cross to three digit number. Also image which pushed me over the top has symbolic 2013 (New Year illustration), so I take it as a good sign for... More

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