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  • Unexpected shot

    by Heathse | 13th of November, 2014

    We must have all had that moment when we kick ourselves for not having a camera with us, or not been quick enough to catch that memorable moment. I remember being in the park with my husband who was casually feeding the squirrels, when one of the delightful creatures grabbed... More
  • Expect the unexpected

    by Glennmart | 22nd of June, 2014

    After doing a lot of research I decided that stock photography was going to be a way of keeping my photography interests afire and give me a reason to constantly be thinking about the world and how it can be captured. So after some advice from an accomplished stock photographer... More
  • Finally my first sale, why not before?

    by CanerBozlaker | 5th of June, 2014

    Finally and finally and finally my first sale on dreamstime, but it was very arduous. Maybe some of you review my images and criticize my portfolio. I'm so glad.I do not know my level rise indicates that this photo, I hope :) and yes I am happy for this. thx More
  • 500 well actually 514 images online TODAY

    by Montylola | 6th of March, 2014

    For the past several days it was 499, I was itching for it to click over to the magic (well magic as far as I am concerned 500) what a pleasant surprise this morning to find not 500 but 514 images online. A very large cruise ship was in the harbour last... More
  • Surprisingly successful photos

    by Thorken | 6th of October, 2013

    There are some photos that are surprising me with their success. First two I was not sure to send them to Dreamstime - and they already have been soled for two times. And most - the second one, whenever it is quite new, is now the photo with highest income. Also this photo... More
  • On the hunt ...

    by Hellen8 | 26th of August, 2013

    On the hunt ... Recently I was in a deep forest to hunt wild animals. But I was not shooting any animals, but new images. I went to the woods before daylight and waited for the sunrise and the first warm morning rays that attract animals to heat.... More
  • my pictures on the front page

    by Archidea | 18th of June, 2013

    This morning, a nice surprise, my photos on the front page, thanks to dreamstime, and all those who appreciate my images. See Article
  • Not even uploaded my complete portfolio, still I have already 3 sales!

    by Marceladmiraal | 20th of February, 2013

    Hello everybody, I'm a Dutch photographer. For the past I've worked mostly on commission as a sports, travel, nature and studio photographer before I got sucked into the corporate life. Now I'm trying to get back to photography and writing. I'm started uploading... More
  • What a surprise

    by Orion9nl | 8th of February, 2013

    Yesterday I decided to look if I had sold anything at all - and with just 86 photo's online my sales are slow but I am fine with that cause for me this is just fun - only to discover that someone bought one of my pics for $11. This is the picture which I believe could... More
  • Sales -50% in last 4 months

    by Guarino | 25th of May, 2012

    in the last 4 months my sales were down 50%. is the same for you too? hope go better in the next time........ add my last entry See Article
  • 24 subscription sales in a row

    by Cednik | 11th of November, 2011

    I guess this is my new record hha. Althought its rising the sales graph , personally for me the rising curve of the revenue is much more better when selling credit sales. See Article
  • From a cotton reel to Muffins

    by Llareggub | 31st of October, 2011

    In 117 Sales :D It has been a jolly good weekend for kme here at dreamstime, I had been hovering close to my first payout since last week and what do you know the sales dried up, but this weekend I sold three and broke through that elusive 100 USD mark :D I initially... More
  • The Photographers Ephemeris

    by Llareggub | 6th of September, 2011

    Following on from a blog I wrote last week I would like to write about a great piece of free software that I discovered to help me plan photography trips. We all know hat sunsets and rises have been done to death here on Dreamstime so if you are going to submit one it... More
  • Opportunities

    by Akulamatiau | 31st of August, 2011

    Sometimes opportunities presented itself when we least expected it too. Last July I went back to Malaysia for a holiday. To maximize my time there, I came up with a to do list of what to shoot and when to shoot it. I planned to shoot sunrise, and sunsets at the Malaysian... More
  • Moonrise, noise and NOISE NINJA...

    by Igordabari | 22nd of June, 2011

    More than 1 year ago, in April 2010 I took a series of rising moon images just out of my window (near the center of Moscow) with 200mm lens. Then I got an idea to stack them to show the moonrise process. I liked the result but it contained too much noise. Firstly I tried... More
  • Once you start you just can't.............

    by Noeyedear | 27th of May, 2011

    Stop!! I started the month with 60 images online and as I said in a previous blog I was presently surprised at the number of downloads, well now I have 80 images online. But what I really want is one more dollar. Just one more $ would break the $20. sales for this month,... More
  • Onward to 2nd K!

    by Jeniicorv8 | 10th of April, 2011

    At exactly a year and 7-months here, today, I am a humbled member of the $1K celebrants here on DT. Do I believe it? Well, those numbers up there on the right hand corner of my screen tell me so! I remember being less than a dollar away from my first hundred and... More
  • My first level 2 image!

    by Nero67 | 31st of March, 2011

    Hello my friends, to my great surprise today i have my first level 2 image. I'm very happy to share my achievement with you :-) This image is online since February,11th. Ciao, Francesco See Article
  • Surprised downloads!

    by Billysiew | 29th of March, 2011

    Today, my sales increased dramatically. I thought there will be no more sales on Shanghai expo photos after the closing on 31 Oct 2010. Surprisingly, I got 26 downloads(subscription $0.42 each) and all are expo photos... Thanks the buyer. Show you some of these historical... More
  • What a surprise :-)

    by Cristalloid | 18th of February, 2011

    On last years December 31st I was hiking through the Switzerland mountains... one of the photos I took was this one: And what a surprise: since then it was downloaded four times, the last download as TIFF... You can imagine: I love this image! More

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