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  • 21,000+ sales after 4 years at DT

    by Cteconsulting | 1st of June, 2013

    Wow, where does the time go? It was May 5, 2009 when I joined Dreamstime. It was October of 2010 when I last updated my sales. At that time, I had 4653 images with 8500 sales, which I think was pretty good for the first 18 months here at DT. Fast-forward 2 1/2 more years... More
  • How To Gain "Exposure" and It's Not What You Think!

    by Wisconsinart | 25th of May, 2013

    I've learned a few things about "Exposure" over the years. When you first start, the thinking is you need to get your name out there. You want to maximize the options for people being able to find your work and generate sales. All you have to do is be discovered for the genius... More
  • Five years, and 20,000 sales later...

    by Bradcalkins | 7th of May, 2013

    I always had a thing for nice round numbers, so it is with some satisfaction that I hit 20,000 sales right around my 5 year anniversary! When I started out I never would have guessed I would get to this point, but I also completely underestimated how much effort would be... More
  • 1000th sale!

    by Libux77 | 4th of May, 2013

    Just to share with you the achievement of my first 1000 sales (in two years). This is the 1000th sale: Quite satisfied taking into accont that roughly 700 sales are concerning the last 12 months. Unfortunately rate of uploading is still higher than rate... More
  • Finally Arrive at 500 illustrations published

    by Fantasyart | 25th of April, 2013

    After a year of hard work, finally achieved the goal of the 500 illustrations accepted. I am very happy with the sales results obtained in Dreamstime. And now he begins the road to my new goal ... 1,000 illustrations before the end of this year. See Article
  • My first sale

    by Jfanchin | 15th of April, 2013

    I sign in today to upload some more pictures and at my biggest surprise, i got 1 image sold, this is encouraging. There is the image Some of the same batch :) See Article
  • 100 sales of the same image

    by Thanatonautii | 5th of April, 2013

    Well, it`s the first picture - better said illustration - that does this, it reaches 100 sales...and it brought me 383,77 dollars. Not bad, I would say, for one drawing! This is the picture guilty for bringing me so much money, and of course Dreamstime, to whom I wanna say... More
  • How To Create Digital Art That Sells Using The 7 Elements Of Art

    by Anatomyofrockthe | 30th of March, 2013

    Explore The 7 Elements Of Art for Digital Artists and learn how to create digital art that sells with a free video tutorial by artist, Aaron Rutten. Watch Exploring The Elements Of Art on YouTube Website: Aaron Rutten's Digital Art Video Tutorials More
  • Finally reached my one year goal!

    by Inyrdreams | 29th of March, 2013

    well its been a long year, (ok.. it was a little over a year!) but I managed to get over 500 images accepted, and my first 100 sales! thanks so much for the support of everyone and all the tips and help along the way. sure is a learning curve to stock and I am still learning!... More
  • 100 sales !

    by Zarg404 | 24th of March, 2013

    After two years here, I reach the 100 sales milestone with this picture ! Now I am thinking more and more about stock photography. I also really think my image quality improve with Dreamstime selection ! See Article
  • 2 Downloads each

    by Amdizdarevic | 19th of March, 2013

    I think it’s interesting how 4 of my images have 2 downloads each and those are the only downloads that I have. Finally had some time to submit additional 44 photos that are currently in-review, so I am hoping that I will be over the 50 this week. Images that have... More
  • Add Your Dreamstime Photos to Your Own Videos to Increase Sales

    by GWHughes | 11th of March, 2013

    If you are wanting to drive people to your Dreamstime images try providing video content for viewers and point people to your Dreamstime portfolio. Here's how: 1. include some of your photos in videos that you make 2. make sure there is good value to the viewer- not just... More
  • Upcoming Milestone

    by Georgeskyrillos | 22nd of February, 2013

    In order not to miss my 1,500th sale like I did with my 1,000th sale, I'll blog about it before it happens :P Still 8 downloads to go to reach 1,500 sales, so I randomly picked 8 files from my portfolio. Wonder if any of them will contribubte to reaching that milestone!... More
  • Firsts pictures, firsts views,...

    by Jordieasy | 20th of February, 2013

    Good evening! I'm new at stock photography, and I've been using dreamstime as I read is one of the best stock photo pages. By now I'm trying to upload pictures little by little, anyway I can't keep my patience and wait for those 10-12 days to see if my pictures are accepted... More
  • Not even uploaded my complete portfolio, still I have already 3 sales!

    by Marceladmiraal | 20th of February, 2013

    Hello everybody, I'm a Dutch photographer. For the past I've worked mostly on commission as a sports, travel, nature and studio photographer before I got sucked into the corporate life. Now I'm trying to get back to photography and writing. I'm started uploading... More
  • What a surprise

    by Orion9nl | 8th of February, 2013

    Yesterday I decided to look if I had sold anything at all - and with just 86 photo's online my sales are slow but I am fine with that cause for me this is just fun - only to discover that someone bought one of my pics for $11. This is the picture which I believe could... More
  • Chinese new year is coming soon!

    by Billysiew | 7th of February, 2013

    Chinese new year is coming soon! Here, want to show you my two recent uploads.. I think it was a bit too late.. I don't expect any sales from these two image in this year... Might need to wait for next chinese new year and see.. However, I wanna... More
  • New Dt: what do you think about it?

    by Gheburaseye | 6th of February, 2013

    Did you see the new dreamstime site? What do You think about this new site? Personally i like it but at the first time I was a little confused (I had some difficulties in finding the management Area for example) but now I can say that al is like before, but with a new... More
  • 200 sales. Thank you dreamstime family :)

    by Ferro | 2nd of February, 2013

    Today I reached 200 sales :) This is a happy photo number 200 :) It was a long hard journey but also an exciting. During this time I learned a lot about stock photography and I hope that this will help me to further progress. my best selling photos: A few... More
  • My First 300 Sales

    by Kharyadi | 26th of January, 2013

    Ok now, so today I just got 300 sales. I have been a little bit lazy for a few last months, but this 300 sales thing came up. I suppose should be more active in stockphotos from now on ;p However this is my 300th sales image: See Article

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