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First "On Location" photoshoot
posted by mudplucker - 11th of october, 2013
Well, my first on location photo shoot is over and I managed to get MUCH LESS than I expected of myself. The good news I guess is that I at least got something. Here is one of those somethings… To start the day off, the garden... More...
What am I doing wrong?
posted by stefiross - 17th of september, 2013
Hi all... I need your help. I've started the microstock adventure with Dreamstime in June... I have a portfolio of 38 photos with a low rate of approval (only 40%). In 4 months only 2 sales but I have more than 17 pictures with... More...
Problem with Corel X6 in DT
posted by fantasyart - 6th of february, 2013
Last month update my old Corel X3 to the new Corel X6. I am very happy with the results and the new features of this version. But there is an unexpected problem. DT not support the format "CDR" of the new version of Corel X6.... More...
Distorted pixels?
posted by robinstockphotos - 14th of january, 2013
Don't be too happy about the title. I'm not going to tell you the exact process to get rid of it. Call it a trade secret reserved for the persistent guys? I'll tell you what they are exactly referring to - fix it yourself. (I'm... More...
Technical error on uploading
posted by guarino - 29th of august, 2012
Hi to everyone, in the last days I have an error message during upload. the message is : "Technical error " someone have this problem?
posted by leesniderphotoimages - 25th of august, 2012
For the past several days I have not been able to upload any photos to DT using their regular upload method. I have no idea how to use the FTP uploads but understand it is much more complicated and different. DT tells me that the... More...
Uploading - technical error
posted by silvanjogan - 31st of july, 2012
I have a problem with uploading images. Java is properly installed, internet connection is working normally but when I try to upload images technical error pops up and images stop uploading...can anyone give me a possible solution?... More...
Java Photo Upload problems? Solution here!
posted by morganoliver - 29th of july, 2012
http://blog.dreamstime.com/2012/07/18/technical-error_art37815 to comment on this previous blog concerning a Java problem when uploading photos on DT. I found I too was having a problem when trying to upload photos on DT after... More...
Now reviews anymore?
posted by cristalloid - 28th of july, 2012
If I go to my pending files list, in the ETR-row I only can read N/A... that is since the last 2 or 3 days... is there any problem with the website?
Pending images
posted by ewamewa2 - 3rd of july, 2012
6 of may images have been pending since 19.06. That day I uploaded 1 more and it was accepted. So why the other have been pending for 2 weeks? Most of them are editorials taken in Sardinia. It is really frustrating. What is going on... More...
This image is not available for your region
posted by guarino - 18th of february, 2012
hi, i have this response if I click on my image please why this? it is a simple illustration....
Color space
posted by silent47 - 10th of january, 2012
Hello again to all DT members!It seems that i have a problem with my colors.On my computer all my pics have a good and vibrant color but when i send them on line the same photos are very desaturated and faded so...my question is:What... More...
B&W Problem
posted by klicaqui - 30th of december, 2011
Hi people I'm having trouble uploading photos in black and white I edit my images using camera raw from photoshop 5 and there I convert for black and white, but when I upload the images to dreamstime they say it is not RGB and... More...
Problems with saving an eps (vector) file from inkscape
posted by debspoons - 5th of december, 2011
Working with Inkscape: Saving a .svg file to an .eps file One way to solve a bitmap problem. If you have accidental blurs, transparencies, gradients etc and you are trying to save to an .EPS (inkscape) you will need to find... More...
image not processed yet
posted by egonzitter - 8th of july, 2011
Thursday, 07th of July 2011, 01:01:26 PM imagecows stable.jpgImage not processed yet. its now 10 hours later and still no pictures in my unfinished files.Anyone having same problems? Last week i had the same problem. I still... More...
posted by markosloizou - 2nd of july, 2011
I had an image that was under review for about 30 hours and now its back in the queue. What happened? Im new to microstock. Does this happen often?
Beware - the dust!
posted by le0nid - 17th of may, 2011
Drawing a picture, I encountered a small problem. My graphic tablet started working disgusting. The cursor moves erratically and at times graphic tablet disconnected completely. I was furious after 15 minutes! Replacing the battery... More...
Getting better
posted by torasnapsfr - 11th of may, 2011
Finally, it took me about a year from when I started with Dreamstime but I'm finally getting loads more photos accepted. It's probably partly because I am taking better photos, partly because I'm taking photos that are stock worthy... More...
Help with collections
posted by chicco7 - 31st of january, 2011
Hi everybody, I'm trying to create a collection, but the system doesn't show me these two pictures after I add it to the collection: If I try to add it again to the collection,... More...
Frequent Refunds
posted by georgeskyrillos - 16th of october, 2010
I've been having more and more refunds lately, mainly subscriptions. I've read a few threads about this problem; we really need a solution from DT. I go crazy when I think someone has downloaded my file and still has... More...
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