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  • Fall for fall: what sells best RIGHT now

    by Tangie | 16th of September, 2009

    For those into site statistics, we have come up with one download evaluation you might find both interesting and useful. You will find below the most downloaded images over the very recent days. The list is presented for you to assess and draw some conclusion from the contributor'... More
  • Time to celebrate!

    by Perstock | 4th of May, 2016

      Today i past the 2000$ mark from just above 2200 uploads. And, in just four days this month I have had 70 sales - so far! It feels really good. The image above was taken in Havana in december so now its time to plan the next phototrip. :-) Patience pays... Cheers from... More
  • Upload instead of willing to sell at any cost...

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 4th of May, 2016

    Hi guys, here I am again. Browsing the Blogs, I found many many contributors willing to sell almost one or two images at any cost, as if this site is aimed "only" to sell whatever you post on uploading... Bad point of view... Here's mine... I started my subscription as... More
  • Sale! Sale! Sale!

    by Olgabugrovskaya | 30th of April, 2016

    I have noticed that some of my photos has been discounted. Because nobody bought them within six months. So I want to draw the attention of the community.   Ischia island.Italy.View of the Bay from Aragonese castle   Dubai view of the artificial Bay   the window... More
  • How Dreamstime is breathing new life into my photography

    by Tuftedpuffin | 29th of April, 2016

    Several years ago, I used to sell my photography as prints. But the site I used is, long story short, dying. I put extra effort into promoting myself, upgraded my gear so I'd have an extra "edge" (I felt I had outgrown mine anyway), flew to Australia and pushed myself that... More
  • My first big milestone yesterday - 1000 sales :)

    by Hamik | 29th of April, 2016

    Hi, thanks all customers and Dreamstime to give me a chance to reach my first milestone here - 1000 sales !! : The sale number 1000 is photo of Garden solar lamp, which was place in garden i like... In garden of my home ;)   And my very first sale, was photo which... More
  • Celebrate my first milestone on DT :)

    by Guernica | 27th of April, 2016

    Today I like to celebrate for reaching a milestone that seemed very far away over 500 sale by accident for some photos that i thought will never sell it sold several. Thank you buyers so have hope never give up... Thank you dreamstime for making me feel accomplished I learned... More
  • 200 sales today!

    by Marieclaire66 | 25th of April, 2016

    200 sales today. I am happy to have reached my goal. Now onto my 300th sales... That magic number seemed unattainable just a few years ago. I am glad I persisted. If it was not for Dreamstime, I would not have pushed myself to learn about photography and improve my images.... More
  • First ever blog

    by Andrewtucker2311 | 23rd of April, 2016

    Hey Dreamstimers, This is my first blog post. I started Dreamstime about two years ago while I lived in the United Arab Emirates with my family. I'm a teenager who loves photography - I find it to be a hobby that de - stresses me. I wanted to make some money, and came across... More
  • One photo, two sales

    by Jyliagorbacheva | 23rd of April, 2016

      upload one picture in the portfolio, I was very surprised when I bought it 2 times. It is very stimulating to work))))))) Today 10 photos uploaded yet, but they still are moderated. I'm very glad. I never thought that in a portfolio with a photograph may be selling More
  • 245 uploads and 1st sale!

    by Agarwalrobin | 22nd of April, 2016

    Yippee!! I am really thankful to Dreamstime for giving me this platform and also to the buyer of my pic. I am very happy, i think that's good start. If you wait long enough it can really happen. Hopefully there will be many sales to come.   See Article
  • A Dream(stime) come true

    by Amitai | 20th of April, 2016

    I've been a member of DT since 2005.   (My best selling image of all times - Istanbul old city) Over the years I have tried numerous approaches to stock photography. I've tried shooting models. I've tried food photography, pet photography and even baby photography.... More
  • 1 year on Dreamstime.

    by Am4367 | 16th of April, 2016

    In April it's been one year since I became an author on Dreamstime. I have for sale 385 photos. For the year 3 purchased file, I earned 4.5 $. What can I say? I do not know whether to continue.  See Article
  • 200 images!

    by 2700art | 15th of April, 2016

    >  The last batch I got accepted marked my 200 images milestone. Despite this great achievement I feel a little disappointed that I have only 35 sales. Is this a good amount? Should I be happy with how things are rolling along? I feel that I have a pretty strong database... More
  • To my first $100 in sales

    by Winnietam | 13th of April, 2016

    My jellyfish image taken from Monterey aquarium gave me another important Dreamstime milestone today! How fitting that this image was taken almost one year ago today.    See Article
  • My first sale with Dreamstime

    by Kathywooding90 | 10th of April, 2016

        Very happy to finally get my first sale with Dreams time!!! If you wait long enough it can really happen. Hopefully there will be many sales to come.    See Article
  • 6000$ earned on Dreamstime :)

    by Mangroove | 8th of April, 2016

    Hi Dreamstimers! Some years ago (03/02/2010) I uploaded my first pictures here on Dreamstime. I didn’t know what to expect. Days have passed – NO SALE, months have passed – still NO SALE. Shall I give up? Shall I upload more photos? Does this all make sense? Then,... More
  • Thanks Africa - 1000 sales!

    by Bluchiavari | 1st of April, 2016

    Hello, I've just reached a significant milestone, 1000 sales! I'm so happy, never thought to reach this goal 3 years ago! Thanks to the management DT and to all buyers. This photo, taken on the Lion's Head, Cape Town, was the sale n°1000:   15% of my sales... More
  • I am extremely grateful after my first sale!

    by Cmiculit | 28th of March, 2016

          The first sale is something that every new photographer on this site is eagerly waiting for. And at some point, after more or less work and patience, it comes. Sometimes it comes just when the hope of ever selling something is almost lost. Excitement and extreme... More
  • First $1000

    by Alenalazareva | 28th of March, 2016

    In my portfolio now - 208 images ! Total revenue:$1000. Most of these images - FANTASY ILLUSTRATIONS. 5 of my images selected as Editors Choice Watercolor, hand painted illustrations-   Digital painting-   I studied at the School of Art as an artist. In digital... More

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