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  • 2015 in review

    by Tangie | 7th of January, 2016

    Goodbye 2015 and welcome 2016! May this be an amazing year, much better than the last one. But before we bid adieu to an eventful 2015, we want to have a last look at what happened stock wise here on Dreamstime. As usual, we're making some stats and facts public... More
  • Best sellers in 2014

    by Tangie | 11th of February, 2015

    Knowing what sells is crucial if you're looking to be a successful stock photographer. Prediction is equally useful and can be easily made by scrutinizing image consumer behavior. Here's where we can help and show you last year's best sellers. Let's watch, learn and perhaps... More
  • Best selling photos in 2010!

    by Tangie | 21st of January, 2011

    Hot arrival from our secret statistics, here comes the list of best sold images in 2010! We'll start with the best selling photos and continue with best selling illustrations so stay tuned for our next post to see the entire list of images the buyers went nuts for last year.... More
  • Best selling images in 2009

    by Tangie | 18th of December, 2009

    Before moving to a new year, we would like to disclose some backstage info for our active and ever growing contributing community: Dreamstime's 2009 best 10 images, a list of the most downloaded files this year. And since this cat is out of (Santa's) bag, here is another... More
  • 2008 Best Selling Photos

    by Ellenboughn | 20th of January, 2009

    The new year is the best time to look back at last year’s successes and failures to see how to increase the former and decrease the latter in the coming year. What photos were the most successful on Dreamstime in 2008 and why? Three photos that made the top sellers... More
  • 304 + 70 sales

    by Adammeadows12 | 10th of May, 2016

    Hello DT community, today I am happy to announce that I have reached 300 (304) uploads with a total of 70 sales. I hope that I can reach another goal soon of 100 sales and 350 or even 400 uploads.   I have learned so much from uploading and from sales of what to upload... More
  • Two images selected for assignment

    by Agarwalrobin | 29th of April, 2016

    I would like to share my selected images for the current assignment        See Article
  • Indian street vendors

    by Agarwalrobin | 7th of April, 2016

    India's streets are bustling with small vendors who make brisk business. Take a look at vendors selling almost everything on Indian streets...                 More
  • Real people in real time

    by Shaikhkamalk1 | 18th of March, 2016

    Vegetable seller    In Pakistan many poor people sale vegetables in street through cart. they wake up early in the morning and go to vegetable wholesale market to purchase vegetables than they visit streets with cart to sale vegetable by call till sunset. Thadal... More
  • 5O pictures sold, milestones + Tips

    by Cleymans | 3rd of March, 2016

    Yes! Hi photomaniacs, finaly 5O pictures sold, seems that "urbex" does it for me: maybe a tip for creating new pictures. Abandoned places. Pictures made in old factories, lost buildings... are quiet unique. They vanish, your picture does not... Picture 50, buyer keyword:... More
  • Strange sells

    by Jonathanfett | 11th of February, 2016

    I dont know why but sometimes i upload some photo whit any sense, i mean a picture of some thing or place and even doubt if it will be accepted but finally happens and the most strange thing about it is the selling of this pictures before some other that i really think and... More
  • My render of Planet Earth SOLD 300 TIMES!

    by TMarchev | 9th of February, 2016

    Here is my bestseller of my portfolio :)       It's old file but sold a lot each month... now reach 300 sales and that makes that file one of best sellers in dreamstime of planer earth. I have others very good renders but they are new and not sold... More
  • 8 "night" sales!

    by Msalena | 25th of January, 2016

    Till today, while reading blogs about 5,6,7...etc downloads at once, I felt.....mmmmm... a little bit envious, wondering "Does it really happen?!" I was sure that such nice surprises are not for me. Till today the best selling day brought me 3 sales and I remember I was as... More
  • Next milestone: 100 pictures online

    by Anouknoordhuizen | 3rd of January, 2016

    Today I reached my next milestone: 100 pictures are approved and online! I am very happy so many photo's got approved:-) My next goals are selling 10 pictures or getting 200 pictured approved. I will keep uploading photo's:-) Here are soms of my latest pictures... More
  • 300 sales new milestone!

    by Mihocphoto | 29th of December, 2015

    I have reached a new milestone on Dreamstime: I have just sold over 300 photos! With every new sale I am more convinced that taking up photography and setting an account on Dreamstime were some of the best decisions I've made. What I can say is that I am looking forward to... More
  • First sell within 24h from the image upload. Thanks Dreamstime

    by Dhermendratiwari | 25th of December, 2015

    Since I have 50 images now and the first sell of this image was within 24h of its uploads and approval. More excited to continue uploading....  See Article
  • First sale!

    by Anouknoordhuizen | 25th of December, 2015

    Just 1,5 weeks ago I posted my first blog: New on dreamstime. I just got accepted on Dreamstime and was wondering when I would sell my first picture. And then it happend: Two days ago I sold my first picture! It was a picture of presents under the christmas tree. I am very... More
  • I sold 165 pictures yesterday

    by Maocheng | 23rd of December, 2015

    December 23, I sold 165 pictures. December 23 is my lucky day, maybe this is the Christmas gift. December 22 is the day of longest time of the night, from December 23, the time of daylight will gradually increase.   See Article
  • 250 uploads!

    by Adammeadows12 | 18th of December, 2015

    I have reached another goal of 250 uploads. Thank you all who bought my images and helped me on the way with supportive feedback. Here is some of my approved work in the past week           More
  • Slowly, but surely!

    by Dubsy21 | 2nd of December, 2015

    This is my first blog, but only to say thanks to those who have purchased my photos! Nothing gives me more encouragement than people giving me support and advice to improve my photography. The refused files with attached reasons for refusal is really painful but USEFUL... More

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