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  • My first 50 - SOLD

    by Streager | 19th of December, 2011

    So, as already the title says, I reached 50 units sold, which was my first goal. Approaching the magic limit of 100 dollars, which is my second goal. I will not request money, because my next goal is, to earn 200, 300 and so on, up to 1000 dollars....... and then continue.... More
  • a little frustrated

    by Jlhope | 18th of December, 2011

    December is my worst sales moth. Over more than half moth past, I've got only two sales , little views of portfolio . Before the two slaes appeared, I even doubted my account was blocked for buyers. I wonder is there anyone here has the same situation like me this month?... More
  • 1000 Sales!

    by Rosedarc | 16th of December, 2011

    I'm very happy that finally reached 1000 sales, after a bit more than 2 years exclusive on Dreamstime, thanks to a nice extra large kangaroo fight credit sale! Nice milestone to remember :-) I wish I had more time to take photos and upload, but ultimately I think it's... More
  • What Sells: A look at my best and worst selling images

    by Aviahuismanphotography | 15th of December, 2011

    Many blogs and message board postings are dedicated to tips, thoughts, tricks, comments and questions about improving portfolio sales. It seems that much of the mystery and frustration surrounding this topic results from the fact that just because a photo is impressive to... More
  • 500 it is...

    by Archangel72 | 13th of December, 2011

    Yippie... ;)) I reached 500 sold pictures on Dreamstime. For now, with my present portfolio, every 3 months = 100 pictures sold. I should increase number of pictures in my gallery, and than observe how the selling ratio increases. I noticed "great jump-increase in sales"... More
  • Christmas sales

    by Djpicasso | 9th of December, 2011

    Christmas is very close, but not subjects of illustrations on demand. I'll wait for the summer) See Article
  • 200 sales!

    by Wordplanet | 8th of December, 2011

    I was reviewing my stats for November and realized my first sale last month was my 200th sale on Dreamstime. A few nautical images among last month's sales (lately my best-selling category) including these: but seasonal photos were the biggest sellers - such as... More
  • Gone Exclusive

    by Mlhead | 7th of December, 2011

    I did it, signed up to go Exclusive with Dreamstime and got accepted! I had tried another agency and despite having lots of photos accepted I wasn't making any sales. So I did it and immediatley got few bucks for my uploads, and made my first Exclusive sale. Plus I have a... More
  • Winter sales

    by Dark3y3s | 5th of December, 2011

    Yey! In two days I sold this image twice, for 7 and 10 credits! This is quite a great achievement for me and boosts up my hope for the first payout. I also sold this one recently: Aaand, for all the buyers out there: And there's more on my profile and in my... More
  • 5000 sales!!!

    by Francy874 | 5th of December, 2011

    Hello dear friends, yesterday I reached a new milestone: 5000 sales on DT!!! It took me just over 2 years with 877 images in my portfolio. Three months have passed since I reached 4000 sales and I had a big jump in November that was my BME. In november I had 353 sales:... More
  • First sale on DT

    by Peanutroaster | 4th of December, 2011

    I'm up to 121 sales but back when I started this photograph taken at a balloon festival was my first sale. This snowman is my most recent sale. My most downloaded image is this background: See Article
  • The importance of collections and lightboxes

    by Yuritz | 2nd of December, 2011

    Don't know how many of you out of there have a collection,a lightbox or both;what I wanted to share with you is my experience about mine and the sales. What I noticed making my own collections and the lightbox is that my pictures have obviously increased their visibility,... More
  • Breaking the first $100 and first P-EL

    by Kharyadi | 2nd of December, 2011

    Today is my lucky day, I finally reach $100 after about 8 months in DT. Another interesting fact was the limit breaker was downloaded for a P-EL license. It was just a few more cents to go to reach $100, and then BOOOMMMM!!! One of my image was downloaded as P-EL ^_^.... More
  • Two years results

    by Mirceani | 1st of December, 2011

    Time for a quick statistics, after two years since my first image was accepted. As of today I have over 400 images online (401 to be correct), over 250 sales (254 exactly), and counting. As far as revenue, I made almost enough ($410) to cover for the purchase of my new... More
  • My first sale wow! Exciting

    by Jonatansoriano | 30th of November, 2011

    Hi everybody!!After few months, a lot of pictures upload and a lot refused, I finally have 10 pictures online, and my first sail!! Even if its just $0.35 for me looks like victory!! This make me feel great and stronger. Thank you very much I hope you enjoy my picture. More
  • November was a good month!

    by Gheburaseye | 30th of November, 2011

    55 image approved 14 images sold. After five "poor" months, I end this month of november quite satisfacted by the risults I obtain in the last 30 days! I'm very happy for now, but I have to improve my work in the next months: I know I can :D Cordially G.E.... More
  • 400 Sales achievement !!!

    by TMarchev | 30th of November, 2011

    Today, sales reached 400! I want to thank to Dreamstime and everyone who liked my stuff, who purchased my images. Thank you! ;-} See Article
  • Missed Milestone

    by Georgeskyrillos | 28th of November, 2011

    See I wanted to write a blog to commemorate my 1,000th sale but I missed it, and now my sales are 1,002. I reminded myself many times about it when the countdown was in process... but typical me! Here are the last 3 sales I had, first one was my 1,000th and the other 2... More
  • Reached 5,000 Sales

    by Aneese | 23rd of November, 2011

    Reached 5,000 Sales with "Gateway to Paradise" picture which was taken in Turks & Caicos and accepted on DT on Nov 21st. Thank You buyers , Have a great Thanksgiving EVERYONE! See Article
  • Beware Self promotion

    by Shadow69 | 19th of November, 2011

    Sorry all, this is not a real blog per se (I am trying to write one but need a little time for the results of my "experiment"). In the meantime a few of my images are coming up for "disabling" due to no sales. So I have slightly extended the scope of my experiment to include... More

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