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  • 100th Uploads Milestone :)

    by Lftan | 3rd of October, 2008

    I'm a buyer & contributor on the Dreamstime. The end of May I start upload images. Yesterday finally my first milestone, 107 images online with 67 sales. This is my 100th Uploads :) See Article
  • 25 Sales!

    by Tdmartin | 3rd of October, 2008

    One day shy of being with DT for two months I made my 25th sale and my first level 2 sale! The same sale also put me over the $25 mark! September was a great month considering how new I am to the microstock business and with a small portfolio. Hopefully October will... More
  • Trying to increase sales by adding models

    by Dcwcreations | 1st of October, 2008

    I have been looking very closely at not only my portfolio but of others that do well on Dreamstime and decided I need more people shots. After all the whole idea is to hopefully increase sales so I think I need to try new things to get there. I have added sports... More
  • 150 Images- a personal milestone.

    by Rouxmire | 24th of September, 2008

    I had planned to post when I hit 100 images, but I didn't, so I thought I'd post a blog now denoting that I have 150 images online. I got started in microstock a little over 7 months ago, and have delved into numerous areas of graphics (vector, 3D, fractals) and am enjoying... More
  • Photo Retouching Increases Sales

    by Jsternig | 23rd of September, 2008

    Ever have a photograph rejected because it contained logos or wanted the teeth and eyes brightened in a portrait or have blemishes removed to make your photo more attractive to buyers? It's a simple fact, better photographs see more sales. I can provide these services... More
  • I love it when this happens!

    by Irisangel | 23rd of September, 2008

    There is no better feeling than when you check your sales and find that an image that was just approved gets downloaded the same day. This was approved this morning. See Article
  • My DT-Day

    by Roberto1977 | 23rd of September, 2008

    Today I celebrate my DT-Day. ;-) One year ago I started this amusing adventure, let me share my stats with you for a brief assessment: 281 uploads (not so much, I know...) and 694 sales. There is no point denying that I’m very satisfied... I’d like to thank DT, buyers... More
  • 100 sales

    by Asaliro | 21st of September, 2008

    Start uploading image on February 2008, today my images sales reach 100 sales which average of my image price is about $ 0.5 for each download. Keeping upload for each month and wishing a good sales the next month so I can make it cash on my sales as soon as possible.... More
  • 2008 sales !

    by Sleiselei | 21st of September, 2008

    My sales reached 2008 this morning. This is a really nice ting. 2008 is not large for some photographers, but I think it is a lucky number. :) In the past two years in Dreamstime, my sales had a steady state growth. My first 1000 sales spent 22 months from May,2006 to... More
  • $1500 in sales at Dreamstime

    by Litifeta | 19th of September, 2008

    Today when I logged in it was great to see I have reached another milestone. My next is 2000 Total Sales. I joined just on 2 years ago, and for a while, sales were very slim. The past few months I have doubled the size of my portfolio, and even though computer crash... More
  • Black and White?

    by Cleaper | 15th of September, 2008

    I really enjoy shooting in black and white, however, I am not quite sure how well monotone images sell as stock. I have uploaded a few black and white images in the few months that I have been here and some seem to sell ok (not a great deal but a few sales). I am always... More
  • 700 downloads!!!

    by Walleyelj | 10th of September, 2008

    New milestone - and it was 2 for 1! This photo was both my 700th download AND it put me over $750 in DT career earnings! IN addition, I was 1 for 1 on photos accepted today, with 62 more editorial racing photos pending. My acceptance ratio is up to 48.8%, so if most or... More
  • 100 Sales !!!

    by Dphotos | 9th of September, 2008

    Today, after over 7 months, I finally reach my 100 sales. I know, this is not much for 7 months. But still I am happy, at least this is a milestone. ^_^ here the 100 sale, my dog at home: See Article
  • Yay 1st P-EL Sale!!

    by Cleaper | 5th of September, 2008

    Really pleased this morning to see a jump in my sales - I thought it was a mistake but then saw that I had my very first P-EL sale!! I wouldn't call it one of my best shots but it just shows that it is worth acting the tourist for the day and photographing places of interest... More
  • Go Local!

    by Cleaper | 3rd of September, 2008

    These little trips at the weekend are very cost effective too as most of my sales on Dreamstime have come from tourist locations such as Norfolk, Suffolk or Kent and it costs me very little to get to them. Yesterday I sold 5 images of Norfolk in a couple of hours - maybe... More
  • Search for suggestion.

    by Sanshams | 29th of August, 2008

    Here is one of my sales. I thank the creators of DT, and all the people who help it to became what it is today, and for have given me the opportunity to be aboard. I love to take photos and I'm very happy that so many people can see them. I'm a newbie to stock photography... More
  • 500 sales

    by Linqong | 29th of August, 2008

    I have reached 500 sales in 9 months,however, I am not particularly satisfied with this result.I thought that I should be possible to do well. I also prepared to adjust my Portfolio during the year,continue to add new and more creative themes. More
  • Portfolio Diversification

    by Marilyngould | 27th of August, 2008

    In reading the numerous blogs and message boards offering advice on how to increase sales many of the seasoned Dreamstimers suggest diversification. Often said is try something new, shoot something different, be bold, be creative, invent! So, with that in mind here are my... More
  • 6000 Sales of 2000 Upload

    by Rcmathiraj | 21st of August, 2008

    Hi everyone! I am new to photography. Basically my professional is Graphic designer. I learn every day (time) the photography through you in Dreamstime. Thanks to all of you. I really exited and enjoyed the thrill of shooting and uploading to get the result of my works.... More
  • Stock or personal photos?

    by Bradcalkins | 15th of August, 2008

    As I've started to get some sales, I've started analyzing my downloads to make sure I focus (at least as far as uploading) on what I'm selling, to some degree. What I've found surprised me: my sales are evenly split between photos I take specifically for stock, and those... More

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