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  • Winter sunrise

    by Julietta24 | 27th of January, 2016

    Walking one morning was a wonderful pink sunrise. What do you think, these photos would be sold or not?           See Article
  • 8 "night" sales!

    by Msalena | 25th of January, 2016

    Till today, while reading blogs about 5,6,7...etc downloads at once, I felt.....mmmmm... a little bit envious, wondering "Does it really happen?!" I was sure that such nice surprises are not for me. Till today the best selling day brought me 3 sales and I remember I was as... More
  • Golden hour sunsets and sunrises

    by Gmgadani | 23rd of December, 2015

    Shooting sunsets and sunrises is indeed rewarding not only as a photographer but it also touches you on a more personal level. With each and every passing minutes skies take on a different shade of color as setting sunlight passes through clouds. I am by no means an expert,... More
  • Surprised

    by Cleymans | 7th of October, 2015

    Hey all, I was surprised to see that many of my latest Nature and garden pictures where accepted, cause its so difficult to get those on-line... So I'm quite happy and like to share some of those pictures with you. So keeping on trying, is the best way to go.... More
  • To my surprise...

    by 454autoart | 2nd of October, 2015

    >It has been many years since I had posted any photos of Dreamstime. To be honest, I forgot all about it until today when I was looking for an image on the site. I had to make a new password since I had no idea what I had made years ago. To my surprise, I forgot I had photos... More
  • Surprise Inside?

    by Elianehaykal | 21st of July, 2015

    Have you ever taken a photo and got a surprise inside? Something you were totally unaware of its existence? An unexpected action as soon as the shutter went off? I took this photo a few months ago in Tuscany thinking that it's a cool gloomy photo of the foggy forest. When... More
  • 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 the... 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

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