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  • The Best Way to Sell Images Online

    by Spectrumstudios | 1st of January, 2011

    When wanting to sell your images or start a business there is one great issue. How to show your clients what they are buying without weeks of work into crazy website designs? The answer? The Show Me Proofs image sale system. It is so good I use it on my own business site... More
  • Simple picture brings great satisfaction

    by Silverfish81 | 26th of December, 2010

    Imagine my surprise a few days ago when I opened my Dreamstime account and my earnings balance was 180 dollars higher then the previous day! It was not hard to figure out what had happened: it was my first "SR-EL" sale. The picture I've just sold the rights for presents... More
  • Finding your picture

    by Hugoht | 23rd of December, 2010

    So here I was, minding my own business on a restaurant bar ordering food. For some reason I starting shuffling a pile of today's newspapers when I came across one of the inner sections of the most popular newspaper. On the cover was a picture of a Clarinet. On a regular... More
  • Too Artistic

    by Annaskahill | 22nd of December, 2010

    Many contributors and Website reviewers have told me I am too artistic and not commercial enough for high selling. I am still struggling on trying to direct my photographs to a more commercial style. Do u have any advice on the best ways to do so? Any help would be great!... More
  • Best Selling Illustrations and Vectors on Dreamstime in 2010

    by Ajv123ajv | 22nd of December, 2010

    CALLING ALL GRAPHIC DESIGNERS WHO SELL IMAGES ON DREAMSTIME I want to put together a Collection of the best selling illustrations and vector drawing on Dreamstime for this year 2010. So please let me have your best, maximum of three image numbers and I'll add them to... More
  • Next most successful image!

    by Meryll | 17th of December, 2010

    Four last sales of the same image in two days made this picture of white paper my next bestseller... a nice surprise! See Article
  • 100 Sales :-)

    by Modi1980 | 16th of December, 2010

    At Last, I've reached 100 sales, I'ts been a tough start but the last couple of month were really good. Here's my 100 sale: My bestseller is: Modi See Article
  • Marketing, Sales, and Photography

    by Davidhowse | 12th of December, 2010

    Tips from a Buyer, How to Sell More of Your Photos As a marketer in Alberta, Canada I've been using DreamsTime for about three years. The first few photos I purchased where for proposals and temporary marketing and advertising pieces. After buying over 400 photos... More
  • Reselling downloaded images?

    by Irisangel | 23rd of November, 2010

  • Pillars of microstock success

    by Alexhor | 17th of November, 2010

    I am not the most successful contributor here on DT. My "excuse" is lack of time. And it is not first time that I pretend to write smart tutorials. I believe that Yuri Arcurs wouldn't learn anything from me. But there are plenty of people here that have less then 94 images... More
  • Another milestone

    by Yuritz | 15th of November, 2010

    Today or should say last night I finally sold my 300 picture and it was one of the pics I uploaded around an year ago Sometimes when I look at my solds I think I'd have done it better,or when I check my uploadesI'd like them to be all accepted;but looking at them after... More
  • Editorial vs RF

    by Bobsphotography | 12th of November, 2010

    A couple of blogs ago I wrote that my editorial pictures are not selling that well, but at this stage I do sell more editorial than RF. Of the last 40 sales, 24 are editorial. These pictures are my latest editorial ones. More
  • Little time but doing good

    by Cupeles | 5th of November, 2010

    I have been unable to take too much pictures lately since I'm getting married in 28 days and counting heheheh. I tell you is a lot of planning but it's really worth it. Love is such a wonderful thing. Well enough of this I am getting red a little hehhehe. I have my best... More
  • Illustrator Tutorial: Vector Laptop

    by Robisklp | 3rd of November, 2010

    Hello everyone, Finaly i have quit my day job and started to work with microstock full time. And i'm happy about it. Incredibly! I also started my own blog where i will put vector tutorials. These will be corel draw and adobe illustrator tutorials and i will try... More
  • My First Uploads

    by Fiifre | 31st of October, 2010

    Hey, I'm new to this site, I'm new to stockphoto's all together. As most of you guys, I'm amazed at the level of quality I see in the pictures on dreamstime. As most of you, I felt that some of the rejected pictures were actually nice. But reading the reasons why they... More
  • Which one do you prefer?

    by Meryll | 14th of October, 2010

    Nearly two years ago I uploaded this image: It has become my bestseller sofar. This week I uploaded a new modificated rather dramatic version: I hope it will sell good too. Which one do you like more? See Article
  • Competition in my portfolio... then my first level 2!

    by Trottola | 13th of October, 2010

    Since few monthes ago two images of my portfolio were suppose to reach level 2: "energy and nature" and "hand holding a cell phone". But in the last weeks something had changed suddently! My "funny numbers" (without downloads for monthes) has been downloaded 4 times!... More
  • Finally ...

    by Jdazuelos | 6th of October, 2010

    I finally reached 300 dollars worth of sales today, almost 1 year after joining, I'm very happy, my sales keep increasing each month, September I sold nearly 72$ worth of images !! Thanks DT See Article
  • Microstock Photography – A new Approach to ensure success?

    by Gbphotostock | 27th of September, 2010

    For the past four or five years that I’ve been submitting to the Microstock Photography market I had always said it was a numbers game. Therefore the more images that you uploaded to the libraries or agencies the more downloads you would get resulting in higher earnings.... More
  • Primary Images versus Secondary Images

    by Wisconsinart | 23rd of September, 2010

    Which would you rather have? A hundred images that will earn 100 sales per year or ten images that also have the potential for earning 100 sales each year? That is the difference between Primary and Secondary images. Primary images are those "winners" in your portfolio... More

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