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  • Tips for Newbies after 100 Accepted Files

    by Rsporea | 19th of January, 2009

    I'm relatively new to stock. After sending more than 250 files, I've finally stepped over the 100 accepted files barrier. Considering most of the first ones have not been shot as stock in the first place, this is not such a bad start. My ratio has been increasing steadily... More
  • Nice Comment From A Buyer

    by Maigi | 18th of December, 2008

    I'm so happy about those buyers, who take a little time to tell us, how they gonna use our images. Today a lovely lady bought this image and wrote me: "I think I'd like to use this on my website. Thank you!" That made my day. :) See Article
  • Dream about your sales

    by Hakansenturk2005 | 14th of December, 2008

    Whether you are a professional photographer or an amateur photographer, rating of your sales depends on the needs of the consumers. It does not matter if you have 1000 photographs and can not sell anything. In terms of selling strategies, selling a product consists of two... More
  • Wow!

    by Billysiew | 11th of December, 2008

    This morning I was pleasantly surprised, my earnings balance increased dramatically.. I have my first P-EL (print usage) sell. Here is the image with only 2 downloads: See Article

    by Charlydamart | 5th of December, 2008

    I have a proposal for all photographers interested. I have thought in doing some collections with the picture that every photographer considers his/her best in three categories: landscapes, architecture and nature (more categories can be suggested). The idea is that every... More
  • How to make money with DT-2

    by Korat_cn | 18th of November, 2008

    First of all: thanks to everyone have given a contribute to my first blog article. I'm trying to write something useful and seeing my article listed at the first place of Dt Useful articles is really a great goal for me. But now let's talk about "How to make money with... More
  • first online pics

    by Kakiklik | 2nd of November, 2008

    Hi, I'm Halim and am very new to photostock. Submitted 10 pics where 3 were approved. 30% acceptance is good enough considering my little skills. I hope I would be able to upload as many pics as you people. For now I think the most accepted images are from still life.... More
  • Finally USD100!

    by Lhj | 20th of October, 2008

    Finally I achieved USD 100!!! However, the total sale is still below 60...... Come on, sale sale sale!!! Why is there no "On Sale" option for the photographers in DT? See Article
  • Selling rights for 350 USD

    by Maigi | 20th of October, 2008

    As time goes on, equipment improves, DT database is growing and my older images don't appear on first hundred search pages, I decided to sell the rights of some of my images. I like to create new images, my skills are improving, my taste is changing, world is changing...... More
  • Pizza again!

    by Annieyek | 15th of October, 2008

    Luckily I have this pizza, otherwise I have no sales at all.. 16 uploads, 9 downloads from the same image "Pizza". Why my other images are not sellable? Welcome your comments or suggestion. Thanks! See Article
  • Total revenue $2000 !!!!

    by Indos82 | 10th of October, 2008

    Today I have earned $2000 by means of DT! I am very happy. I very much like to work here. By the way I have earned first thousand dollars 2 months ago for 7 months. Now has as much earned for 2 months I am grateful to all community Dreamstime! I am very glad that you... More
  • Another milestone :: 600 images online

    by Emicristea | 8th of October, 2008

    My 600th image is online from today. I am glad that is one of my favorites shots from the trip in Switzerland (in this summer). I have many hopes with the pictures from Alpiglen (with the Wetterhorn mountain in background) because i consider it the most well performed... More
  • First 300$

    by Emicristea | 12th of September, 2008

    My earnings balance reach the first 300$. Is the half price for Nikon D80 body (my next step in photo cameras). I am happy that my photos from Switzerland are selling. This one was for the 300$ step. I hope my sells will grow up soon. See Article
  • What Do People Want?

    by Noonie | 21st of August, 2008

    Does anyone want to buy my pictures? Well, then how about a van- No? A small house, maybe- Advertising works and helps us all. I'm in a service industry that can pick up in bad times since I fix furniture you already own and you don't have to replace it. Just because... More
  • My best seller!!

    by Titania1980 | 19th of August, 2008

    Hi! Just want to share my best seller pic: 47 Downloads and 402 views!! And my second best seller: 26 dl and 276 views It's the olympic torch in Barcelona, I shoot it last year, conmemorating the 15th anniversary of Barcelona'92 olympic games... Maybe... More
  • First Photo sold!!

    by Danyweb | 4th of August, 2008

    At the end I've sold my first photo (in my opinion is not a very beautiful photo but it's commercial). I hope I can sell hundreds of photo in the future!! Otherwise I'll sell myself! This is a photo of Fontana di Trevi in Rome .... Have a nice day!! Daniele More
  • Who bought my Pictures?

    by Mherman | 3rd of August, 2008

    I started posting a pictures about 2 weeks ago and have a few sales. I'm looking to expand, seeing this as a great way to gain exposure and make a few dollars. With this being a new endeavor, I'm working through some questions about how this works. My photography has... More
  • My first sell

    by Kort | 20th of June, 2008

    Yeah! I've only been a member for about 2 weeks and only got 11 photos up here (and 7 refused) and already got my first sell Hope it doesn't last to long for the next one :) Cheers! See Article
  • Sold my old camera and upgraded to a better camera.

    by Sstedman | 11th of June, 2008

    I have been using a Sony DSC-F828 for the last 3 years. I have finally had it with too many photos being rejected due to the the purple fringing, and the chromatic aberrations. So I decided to sell it on eBay for it went for more than I expected ($385 US). My new camera... More
  • level two image

    by Bigpressphoto | 9th of May, 2008

    my wine blog A level two image on my anniversary!Today I reached the goal I spoke about in my last blog, not only are my uploads still more than my downloads but this image above reached level two, and three or four others are knocking at the door after only a few months... More

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