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  • The I Hate to Keyword Guide to Keywording (part II)

    by Ellenboughn | 26th of March, 2007

    Correct Image Name, Description, Categories and Age of Models. Dreamstime offers a variety of methods to identify the important information in an image. The system provides variety and choice by offering four different means of adding information.... More
  • How many views?

    by Gavinp101 | 11th of August, 2015

    I've just had my first picture receive 1000 views. This to me was a nice milestone. I think the number of views are important as obviously the more your photos are being looked at the more chance they have of being sold. Although it appears this is not always the case.... More
  • New script for preparing vector files for microstocks

    by Dacascas | 3rd of June, 2015

      Hi there! I have a fantastic news for all microstockers who work with Adobe Illustrator. Now we have new free script for preparing vector files for microstocks - Stock Master. This script automatically scans a vector file and fixes mistakes such as open paths, ghost... More
  • A Wonderful DT's Day

    by Wxh6763 | 13th of May, 2015

    Objectively, although I think my photos is very good but I never expected there is such a surprise just like today. It's so wonderful for me. I must named it DT's Day! Because there are 9 sales in one day. To work in Stock Photography, just like having a marvellous travel.... More
  • Rain of subscriptions :)))

    by TMarchev | 21st of February, 2015

    Hello! This night i got rain of subscription sales by 2.20$ 18 sales :) It's maybe one client who have good plan.... Will be great if got some credit sales on february i got a alot of sales but they are like that 90% are subscriptions Thank you !!!   ... More
  • Wow! What's Happening? Info about the Google deal

    by Mrallen | 21st of February, 2015

    Wow! What's Happening? In the last 24 hours I have made 148 sales and 128 of them were ether $2.20 or $2.00 subscription sales! That's a massive $261.69 total for just one day. I think this must be something to do with the 'Google' deal that... More

    by Dacascas | 1st of February, 2015

    Hello friends! Here I want to show you a new script for Adobe Illustrator which automatically cuts and deletes vector objects outside Artboard. Super Magic Eraser script. See this video: Video on YouTube Use this script for cropping, reduce the file size, delete graphic... More
  • Fastest illustrator tool to create seamless patterns

    by Dacascas | 6th of January, 2015

    Here I want to show you a new script for Adobe Illustrator which automatically creates seamless patterns from any sample of your art - Magic Pattern Light Video on YouTube Magic Pattern Light script quickly and easily makes patterns on the Artboard by one click. For... More
  • Writing helpful discriptions

    by Jpavlish | 13th of November, 2014

    I was curious what are the most helpful descriptions to be used for photographs that help increases visitors or sales. How does it vary from the title and keywords? What information and how much to use? Thanks!   See Article
  • What's in your title and description of your images?

    by Malinash | 28th of February, 2014

    Here's a little guide to read buyers' minds. You've already read the Bible of Keywording. Now you need to know the importance of the title and the description of your images. We all know that stock photography is related to generic topics. And if... More
  • The perfect description

    by Reberman | 4th of February, 2014

    I have pointed out what I consider to be problems with descriptions and keywords. I would like to highlight what I consider to be the perfect description (for me). The photographer is Travelling-light and he makes my job so much easier. The soup description is: "Traditional... More
  • First sale!

    by Dundaj | 22nd of January, 2014

    Haha :-D Eight minutes ago came my first sale. It was only for subscription... but I am so happy! It was the image of me. It is strange feeling... but it is good feeling. See Article
  • My image has already begun selling

    by Qin0377 | 9th of October, 2013 More
  • Subscription sales

    by Fredbro | 1st of October, 2013

    Hello everyone, Today I sold my 21st picture and it was a subscription sale. That made me wonder if you guys ''attract'' as many subscription sales as I do. Indeed, 71% of all my sales are subscription ones. What about you all? And don't get me wrong, I'm happy to see... More
  • My latest sales only sub.

    by Marianvejcik | 26th of June, 2013

  • Image descriptions: A place for unrelated keywords?

    by Robinstockphotos | 29th of May, 2013

    I was looking up random images trying to figure out and list a number of potential subjects in demand. Right now I have no proper gear and not enough time for much. Next month, I think I will have both. Plenty of it. Hence the casual research in free time. And see what... More
  • Earned $100!

    by Kphotos6411 | 16th of February, 2013

    Finally sold $100! with this picture. It was the image's 7th sale. Most of my sales have been by subscription. The $100 would have come sooner if buyers used credits. See Article
  • subscription rates on photos.. what gives?

    by Inyrdreams | 22nd of August, 2012

    hello everyone, and especially DT staff. Can anyone tell me what is going on with the new subscription rate fees for photos? this is a great deal for buyers but almost a slap in the face for photographers. someone can download an image for a set price no matter the size?... More
  • This is how I keyword...

    by Miraclemoments | 27th of April, 2012

    Key wording can be very sit, you think and wonder what to type and when you have typed all the words you can possible think about you still have only scratched the surface of what the image is all about. You try and think what a possible buyer might... More
  • subscription sales only...

    by Ewamewa2 | 20th of March, 2012

    For 2 months I have been having almost exclusively subsription sales:( It is so frustrating, really....Does it mean that it is not worth to pay more for my photos? What do you think about it? these are the last ones (only subscriptions) More

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