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  • Using your phone for Stock Photography

    by Ravenphotography | 27th of May, 2015

    One of the greatest things about the modern day is the ability to quickly capture any moment within an instant, with the fantastic little camera that most of us have within our pockets at all times, our phones. Dreamstime very quickly realised that there was a market here... More
  • My first HAPPY GOAL

    by Mariayunira | 20th of May, 2015

    Since my first joining in January 2011 until August 2014, I do a very very slow move of uploading. It's only 4 images with 0 earnings. So embarassing, isn't? But when I woke up from those bad dreams, I started a full speed of hard working. I created and uploaded image... More
  • And now 800 photos on line!

    by Marcociannarel | 14th of May, 2015

        and starting from now I have 800 pictures on line on DT! and sales starts to increase :-) See Article
  • Myths of the Microstock Industry

    by Wisconsinart | 6th of May, 2015

    It is a constant for new contributors joining Dreamstime so there are always people who are beginning their journey into the business of commercial photography. And thus, many of them invariably ask the same questions over and over as they seek answers for being successful... More
  • 1500 images online

    by Perstock | 5th of May, 2015

        Time to celebrate! Today I past 1500 images online - an image from Vaxholm, "capital" of Stockholm archipelago. The other image is taken in Gaschurn, Austria where I spend a great week in february - partly financed from DT sales :-) Cheers from Stockholm! More
  • My very first sale

    by Frozenmountainphotography | 4th of May, 2015

    Well today I made my very first sale on dreamstime so I'm very excited, and also very thankful that someone liked my picture enough to purchase it.   See Article
  • Travel Images - How to make good sales

    by Mrallen | 2nd of May, 2015

    TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY - MAKE IT PAY. It is often said that making good sales and income from 'travel' stock is very difficult. YES, IT IS !! - or at least it can be if you don't make your images stand out from the crowd. On Dreamstime, if you do a search... More
  • Celebrating my first 500 sales in 1 just year contributing

    by Bennymarty | 1st of May, 2015

    Hello I'm glad to share with you my new milestone in less than 1 year contributing. My first year dreamstime birthday will be on 9th may 2015 :) the beautiful day when I took the courage to make my first account in microstock photography and meet a professional judgment... More
  • Tweet and Re-Tweet

    by Clewisleake | 27th of April, 2015

        Ever capture a great image that you just knew was useful only to have it not sell?, Well I captured this great image while on vacation down in Virginia, USA and I knew it was a sure fire seller but noticed after a year it didn't have any sales!, so I tried re-tweeting... More
  • My first hundred sales!

    by Theob | 27th of April, 2015

    My first hundred sales, a threshold that I finally reached after a year since I came back to this site, with desire to have as many, varied and most outstanding images from as many areas and sections, from everything that surrounds us. It's a new milestone what I reached... More
  • Use social networks to increase the views/sales?

    by Angelaciudad | 8th of April, 2015

    I wanted to discover by myself if the use of social networks helps to increase the views of my photos and as a consequence, the possibility of more sells too. I used always facebook only for private proposals and I had not any twitter account, so I decided to create a new... More
  • Goals for 2015

    by Dahlskoge | 4th of April, 2015

    1. Have 1000 + images online 2. At least 70 sales 3. Take more portraits outside using existing light 4. Visit and take photos of new places, preferably abroad 5. Have more patience while either waiting or preparing for the perfect image 6. Master the basic skills in... More
  • TWENTY THOUSAND SALES - My Story

    by Mrallen | 30th of March, 2015

    I've just passed another major milestone : Twenty Thousand Sales ! I've been a member since late August 2009, although up until the end of 2010 I had only uploaded a few images, just to see if Dreamstime membership was worthwhile. It was, so I then started adding... More
  • 24 sales in less than 24 hours

    by Danielc1998 | 16th of March, 2015

    Some days ago I had 10 sales in one day but today I had a record of 24 sales in less than 24 hours. I dont know the reason but I hope this trend continue ! Anyone else had a similar sales trend recently?     See Article
  • On the last few month

    by Morgancapasso | 15th of March, 2015

    I restart to produce, image stock oriented, and after, and litle be of reserch, i arrived at the conclusion, beaside the quolity, you must, work in a costant way, and try to upload at list 5 to 10 immage a week to keep your portfolio groing, and the seals as well. Following... More
  • Mermaid in water with lilies and fishes

    by Alenalazareva | 9th of March, 2015

    A mermaid is a legendary aquatic creature with the upper body of a woman and the tail of a fish.       * Photoshop and tablet Wacom Fantasy art by Alena Lazareva. Thank you! See Article
  • Celebrating 300 sales

    by Bennymarty | 4th of March, 2015

    I'd like to share with you my new milestone of 300 sales I'm parto of this community since 9th may 2014 and I'm exclusive contributor Sales came day by day, slowly with ups and downs, but now the balance is very positive because most sales are now from credits than from... More
  • Slow and steady

    by Gavinp101 | 3rd of March, 2015

       Yay 50 sales 250 images $100 Can't retire yet but enjoying the ride. Thanks Dreamstime See Article
  • ZODIAC -12 exclusive portrets

    by Alenalazareva | 2nd of March, 2015

    MY NEW ARTWORKS: Horoscope Zodiac - 12 Fantasy portrets beautiful woman                         More
  • ANGELS

    by Alenalazareva | 1st of March, 2015

    Angels have appeared in works of art for millennia. Angel-shaped beings appear in ancient Mesopotamian and Greek art and were probably the inspiration for the popular Christian image of angels, a popular subject for Byzantine and European paintings and sculpture. Angels... More

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