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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
  • 300 IMAGES ONLINE - WHAT A FEELING!

    by Awizard | 18th of September, 2014

    Today is a special day - I have 300 images online now! It's amazing, thrilling and exciting! And today I took part in the Assignment - for the first time. So I really don't know if I did everythig right to be involved...     Dreamstime, thank you! More
  • One Hundred Sales

    by Clewisleake | 17th of September, 2014

    [previmg]0,400,0,150_41075746[/previmg] Hit 100 sales with this image, from sale number 1 to 100 it took almost exactly four months, selling on Dreamstime is slow but I'm now convinced I'll probably sell every image in my portfolio, it's just a matter of how long it will... More
  • Classic car lovers

    by Wiscan | 17th of September, 2014

    Hi all I have recently uploaded hundreds of classic car drawings that I have drawn over the years - hope you can find the time to enjoy! There's probably a car you have owned or lusted over in the past. [previmg]0,400,68,218_28660449[/previmg] See Article
  • FINALLY 300+ IMAGES ONLINE

    by Ferro | 12th of September, 2014

    During this time I learned a lot about stock photography and I hope that this will help me to further progress. A few of my new photo on Dreamstime: [previmg]0,400,8,158_43662055[/previmg] [previmg]0,400,30,180_42808342[/previmg] [previmg]0,400,29,179_41898362[/previmg]... More
  • Close to 4000 Images Online!

    by Eric1513 | 10th of September, 2014

    After 8 years on Dreamstime (I joined August 2006), I am close to having 4000 images online. I have about 70 uploaded and waiting for review and plan on uploading another 40-50 before the month is over. My goal is to reach 4000 before the end of September. Wish me luck.... More
  • New to DT

    by Claudiobarreira | 9th of September, 2014

    Hello fellow DT users, I'm a photography enthusiast for a long time, always taking pictures for personal use and as a hobby. Recently I was introduced to the microstock world, which, of course, caught my attention. Why not try to make some extra money out of an hobby... More
  • They live in two centuries

    by Cathconvey | 9th of September, 2014

    They live in two centuries - XIX and XXI! It must be exiting! So they have an option - to ride a horse or to drive a car, to be called Mike or Sir Michelle, to go out in jeans and t-shirt or wearing elegant officer's uniform. Sounds interesting? Asking who they are?... More
  • 200 online!

    by And19sv | 8th of September, 2014

    It's time to celebrate again! My no. 200 is online! It's been a great journey until now even if it took longer than I expected. Now I understand that I am a little bit lazy and I have to change that! Thank you DT for this journey and thank you editors for being beside... More
  • 100 Files On Line

    by Asakalaskas | 6th of September, 2014

    [previmg]0,400,89,239_44236290[/previmg] Today I had my 100th file approved!! Compared with some that might seem like a fairly small number, but for me it's a milestone. It's fitting it was of the new addition to our family, frankly he's a photographers goldmine!! Here... More
  • 100 over uploads

    by Pearlancer | 3rd of September, 2014

    Hello :) 100 images upload but only 3 sell. What I'm doing wrong?          PORTFOLIO See Article
  • #Roaring25, a trip down memory lane

    by Malinash | 3rd of September, 2014

    It seems like yesterday to us that moment, 10 years ago, when Dreamstime, in its current form, was born. Transitioning to microstock can be hard, but when you start with a team of people who are young, innovative and willing, things will take shape pretty fast. Before... More
  • Over 300 images online

    by Amdizdarevic | 1st of September, 2014

    I finally got 300 images online with another 30 or so pending. Hoping to be closer to 325-330 really soon. My goal is to have 500 images accepted by the end of the year.                 [previmg]NaN,NaN,NaN,NaN_43761489[/previmg]    More
  • Do you like movies? Let's play game

    by Oliena | 29th of August, 2014

    One of my favorite ways to spend chilly autumn evenings - is watching movies. Once I wondered, if there was a film about stock photographer as a main character, what was it like? I imagine some romantic comedy about very talented, but shy guy, who worked from 9 till... More
  • Image found on another stock photography website!

    by Aleksandersson | 27th of August, 2014

    One of my files here was downloaded few days ago. I did a search for it cause I just wanted to see where my files end up, and I found it on Czech stock photography website. So they bought my file, I got 35 cents for it and now they are getting money from it? I think they... More
  • SO EXCITED ONE OF MY PICS GOT EDITORS CHOICE

    by Lifeontheside | 27th of August, 2014

    Well, I am just so thrilled and have to share. When I logged onto my account I was so excited to find that one of my photographs had received Editors Choice. What an honour to be included among some of the most truly amazing images in this section. I was not expecting... More
  • Milestone: 1000 Photos Online!

    by Jdanne | 25th of August, 2014

    Today is a happy day for me: - 1000 photos online !!!! And: - around 4,5 years at Dreamstime - 70,1 percent acceptance ratio - 3 assignment photos - 753 images sold (should be improved!) Progress comes slowly but constantly. Now I want to concentrate on more... More

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