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  • TEN THOUSAND SALES

    by BCritchley | 31st of July, 2014

      Well it's been a very interesting journey I must say and one full of highs and lows.   I certainly have to thank Dreamstime, who have helped me develop my photography, providing me with a platform that gets my works seen and sold. It has paid for... More
  • Everybody's Milestone...This is my.....

    by Helgidinson | 30th of July, 2014

    Milestone…I think, many of DT's contributor announced certain milestone since joining , I myself was one of them. Today I will be announcing a different kind of milestone. I surpass 5 days without a single sale, and not even subscription. But no complain , prior... More
  • 5 Years on Dreamstime !!!

    by TMarchev | 26th of July, 2014

    It's my birthday at Dreamstime - its been now 5 years with them! I remember first months here.... made 10 ~ 30$ per month :} I remember first SR license sale on 6th month here... i got 500$ а lot of good feelings I had during those years. Dreamstime... More
  • My first stock photo sales

    by Piconstock | 1st of July, 2014

    This are my first stock photo sales and i'm happy :) Valladolid Streets Mexican lasso demonstration Thank you! See Article
  • Made it to 200 Sales!

    by 4snickers | 25th of June, 2014

    I am so very happy, I finally made it to 200 sales! At the beginning I thought this would never happen, but perseverance made it possible. I have to thank Dreamstime for helping me develop as a photographer by sometimes denying a photo that I thought had potential. Questioning... More
  • 100 Sales!

    by Doubleclick7 | 7th of June, 2014

    I've been on Dreamstime just over 2 years. I started with the hope of making a decent living at stock photography, but have found that it takes a lot of effort and a lot of time - with really delayed gratification. Today I've sold my 100th image, an editorial image.... More
  • Recently, good sales of my pictures.

    by Maocheng | 3rd of June, 2014

    Nearly a week, my pictures can be downloaded about twice every day. I am very excited. See Article
  • 7 sales...so far

    by Fike2308 | 20th of May, 2014

    Probably not very impressive to all of the professionals who use this website but for someone who just developed an interested in photography one year ago I am pretty pleased to have made any sales at all. I'd like to one day post a blog about 100 sales and then one about... More
  • Finally 1700 sales...

    by FabioConcetta | 19th of May, 2014

    Greetings to all my friends of Dreamstime, today I finally reached (and exceeded) 1700 sales about my portfolio. As always thank you all for your support and those who believe in my pictures! See Article
  • Pet photography – the battlefield of a very popular niche

    by Malinash | 14th of May, 2014

    In my block apartment where I grew up, I was surrounded by three dogs, different parrots and even a hamster. My little zoo has been the joy of my childhood and when they died whether from illness or old age, I was devastated as if a brother or a sister had gone. I&... More
  • Romance amongst the macaroons

    by Litadoolan | 6th of May, 2014

    A friends shop was failing. Stuck out of town and making luxury layers of cake her talents were not being seen. Then we had the idea to jazz up her shop window. Out came the coffee machine and in went exquisite sweeties. We are what we sell (she has all the... More
  • No advice here!

    by Rigmanyi | 3rd of May, 2014

    Time and time again I see articles about tips and/or advice for newbies, written by... well, newbies. When I read a blog that might contain new, useful info, I check the source. I look at the author's profile page, his online files/sales ratio but most importantly at the... More
  • My first sale at Dreamstime

    by Gellerpa | 1st of May, 2014

    Last two month I taken and uploaded photos only on my favorite themes. And I got first little success - my first sales. And this is editorial photo in medium quality! Thank you buyer, thank, thank you, Dreamstime. See Article
  • Four years with Dreamstime

    by Rigmanyi | 27th of April, 2014

    I'm celebrating four years with Dreamstime and I'd like to share with you some of my experiences and ask you some questions that may be difficult, perhaps rhetorical. When I first got into stock photography, I've done some research and I started working with... More
  • 136 dollars in one day

    by Libux77 | 27th of April, 2014

    I can't believe it but it is true...20 sales (all credit ones) and I earned 136 dollars in only one day exactly at the end of my third year with DT. Once I read a blog of a DT contributor who celebrated a earning of more than 100 dollars in one day...those were the days... More
  • First level 5 image, keep it simple

    by Terhox | 24th of April, 2014

    This is my very first level 5 sold picture. I took the picture with Sony NEX-5 + kit lens. It is very simple and I think there are many kind of uses for it. So my message here is that simple pictures sell well on Stock photography. Also you would not always need the... More
  • The Kung Fu Master of Stock Teaches Grasshopper About the "Obvious"

    by Wisconsinart | 19th of April, 2014

    The Kung Fu Master of Stock was in his garden photographing garden tools arranged in ways to appeal for commercial purposes when Grasshopper wandered in, looking dejected and sad. Master inquired as to why the long face and the reply was Grasshopper was disappointed with... More
  • Celebrating sale no 300

    by Lenutaidi | 9th of April, 2014

    Today I celebrate 300 sales! This is the image that gave me the sale number 300: Thank you for my buyers! Thank you, DT! I give wine to drink to all :) See Article
  • Celebrating sale no 500

    by Ribe | 8th of April, 2014

    Not that this makes me suddenly rich but I am somehow happy about my 500th's sale today. Considering my quite small portfolio and the fact that it is about an extreme niche of photography, I am ok with that. See Article
  • 400 sales milestone

    by Sharkphoto | 29th of March, 2014

    Dear all, just to share my first 400 sales today. Thank you Dreamstime. See Article

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