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  • New blogs by Ellen Boughn

    by Ellenboughn | 3rd of January, 2010

    Thanks to all the wonderful experience I gained writing blogs for Dreamstime for two years nicely organized by Maigi here, I have decided to go forward with a new blog on my own site found here I hope you find them helpful as you continue to succeed at Dreamstime and look... More
  • Ups and Downs

    by Ellenboughn | 14th of October, 2008

    Images that reflect the current turmoil in world financial markets and it's impact on key industries will be in the news and show up in print and online for months (years?) to come whether the economy plunges further or rebounds quickly. What goes up, must come down but... More
  • A trip to the bookstore (Part 1)

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    We all get "stuck" in a void of inspiration sometimes. I find that my best ideas often come out of the blue when I'm NOT consciencously trying to think of something creative. When that kind brain freeze sets in, try just taking a break from even thinking about your... More
  • Introduction

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    Dreamstime has asked me to write a blog to share my knowledge of the stock photo business. First a bit about me. Before I found myself in the business of editing, marketing and producing images, I was a schoolteacher. Thus the art above. I hope to both teach... More
  • New to Dreamstime

    by Phopic | 16th of December, 2014

    I am a newbie to Dreamstime. It needs experience and perseverance to have your photos accepted and/sell online   I know someday I'd look behind and smile... See Article
  • Celebrating a Milestone of 325 Approved Image and 25 Sales

    by Shariqkhan | 10th of December, 2014

                In less than a year time my portfolio reached to 325 images with 23 sales so far. I am very happy as an Exclusive Contributor of Dreamstime and expecting first 50 sales soon.             My listed image comes from all... More
  • MY microstock story

    by Amir_kaljikovic | 9th of December, 2014

      Hi! After reading some of the blogs here I want to tell you my microstock story, about exploding to 2000€/month then zero microstock income and finally restarting the microstock business again.   My name is Amir and I am part of the microstock business since... More
  • $10,000 earned to date: lessons learned

    by Davidwatmough | 3rd of December, 2014

    In May 2009 I joined DT after meeting another photographer who said he earned $480 per month on micro stock sites. It was sometime after I joined before I knew what I was doing.................... even now there's much to learn. The feedback from editors is probably the... More
  • Milestone 800 images online

    by Hellen8 | 3rd of December, 2014

    I finally reached the milestone of 800 images online. What next ?    My next goal is to reach 1000 images online. It will not be easy. I have to work more, more, more... I'll try to have the most beautiful photos in my portfolio that will appeal to new buyers.... More
  • A 100 sales dream comes true

    by Ydchand | 27th of November, 2014

    I reached my 100th sale milestone today.Thank you clients for taking interest in my creations. Dreamstime is a dream for me.My sincere gratitude to my son Yasitha who taught me graphic designing and introduced this marvelous field of art.    More
  • How to Sell Stock Photos

    by Dudau | 20th of November, 2014

    If you’re on Dreamstime you probably want to sell your photos, so let me give you a few suggestions on how to actually earn some money out of your images. First thing to consider when shooting stock photography is usability. Before shooting something especially for stock,... More
  • Priceless monuments lost in war zones

    by Nikitu | 20th of November, 2014

    There are historic monuments that you will never get to visit. They are the silent victims of war zones, they stood proud for millennia only to be destroyed by bombs and crossfire. These places take their legacy with them in the rubble of war. Ancient city of Bosra, Syria... More
  • Milestone, 100 $

    by Drobacphoto | 13th of November, 2014

    Hi! My milstone of 100 $ is here :-) 86 images online 75 sales Thank you for looking at this presentation!                       More
  • Culinary treasures: sausages

    by Malinash | 13th of November, 2014

    Special events, hometown parades, music festivals, country festivals, Oktoberfest – you name it –, sausages are part of the fun as the most wanted appetizers. They go great after your favorite musician’s gig, for example. However, sausages are not quite that common... More
  • Milestone sale

    by Brocko | 13th of November, 2014

    From June 2013 till know i managed to sale 100 images, it's not much but it feels good. Next milestone hope it will be a full frame:)) This is number 100.   First image sold   Most downloaded   /cheers More
  • More Idaho Heritage

    by Willhavenrg | 10th of November, 2014

    Some Idaho heritage would be the same, as the day it was proclaimed a landmark. This site Initial Point was the starting point for all surveys in south western Idaho. Once it was proclaimed as a landmark it would not be further developed.   The other side of story... More
  • Open you mind and open you eye to creating new idea stock photo

    by Pakinai17 | 9th of November, 2014

    "In whatever one does, there must be a relationship between the eye and the heart. With the eye that is closed, one looks within, with the eye that is open, one looks without." Quotes by Henri Cartier-Bresson Open to the creativity in sometimes in everyday life we have... More
  • 1000 sales milestone

    by Eranicle | 8th of November, 2014

    At last, I did it. 1000 sales on Dreamstime from the very first in far 2010:   to 1000th yesterday:   Thanks to all my buyers, and thank you, Dreamstime, I began it and I did it because of you. All the best to everyone.   More
  • Celebrating 100 files online!

    by Sebastian423 | 5th of November, 2014

    I'm back DT! New milestone behind me 100 files online.    It took me few months but it was worth it. Ive discovered a lot but yet i know nothing!    I am in a process of portfolio diversification which opens a whole new photography world to me!  ... More
  • Welcome new art friend to DT

    by Guernica | 4th of November, 2014

    Please welcome my friend Sherif Haseeb to dreamstime he is an amazing and really talented artist Logo and T-shirt designer, I'm glad you have joined DT glad to see some of your work here and waiting to see more of your artwork on here please take a look at some of his works,... More

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