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  • Tutorial - Stock video footage prepare/export as Valid Quicktime files

    by Designersl | 7th of March, 2014

    Stock footage business has become a major income method for lot of video artists, producers, animators. Some people are doing this as a hobby while making passive income from it. I'm too into video animation and shooting, and have uploaded few videos myself too.... More
  • Searching the web

    by Helgidinson | 16th of February, 2014

    Out of my curiosity one day, I try to input my my name "Helgidinson" at the google search engine. And to my surprise several items were found. This includes stock photo website that I never heards of. Such as "Sevector" Dollarphoto club, Stockpodium...to name a few. Unfortunately... More
  • Go where the action is

    by Inyrdreams | 26th of January, 2014

    Stock photography is used in so many applications, we see images everywhere we look. For those of us in the business, we can hire models, have state of the art studios, or travel all over the world. or... we can go where the action is. In my part of the US, there... More
  • Steve Allen's favorite images - New Collection

    by Mrallen | 24th of January, 2014

    Have a look at the new collection - Steve's Favorite Images. This great collection of almost 400 colorful stock images includes some of Steve's own work, but mostly the great photography of more than 75 other Dreamstime photographers. (I will add the work... More
  • Top 10 Things to Do When It's Cold Outside

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 23rd of January, 2014

    It’s January. For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, that means it’s winter. And winter means the days are short and the temperatures are low. Hearing words like “polar vortex”, makes you just want to crawl into a warm bed and hibernate until spring,... More
  • Romancing the Camera

    by Daddiomanottawa | 22nd of January, 2014

    I often wander about with my camera... even on the coldest of winter days and nights. Whilst some enjoy a cold, winters evening in their home, sitting on the couch, huddled under warm blankets and enjoying the TV, I might be outdoors in -30 degree weather doing one... More
  • Double Digits

    by Jormonago | 17th of January, 2014

    I am very excited that I have reached double digits for my number of sales. My next goal is to reach 100 uploads before my 1 year with Dreamstime next month. Here is a picture of my best selling photo, which has had four sales. It has been a fun experience and a great... More
  • To win is to give all energy to your creations.

    by Okanakdeniz | 16th of January, 2014

    I am not an After Effect or web design author. I don't have much skills on creating something. But I can see angles in photos and videos quiet well enough to sell. My real job is making commercial musics to companies. I am a musician in Turkey. All I want to say, if you... More
  • How to deal with common rejections?

    by Mrhighsky | 14th of January, 2014

    What do every contributors hates about stock photography? Yes that's right being your image rejected. I have been on dreamstime as a contributors for about 3 years and during this period I have learned a lot about microstock, So I would like to share my experience... More
  • Stock photography with your phone ?

    by Feriteglas | 13th of January, 2014

    Yes, you can do stock photography with your phone. Nowadays, smartphones have good enough cameras. Of course you will not have the same results as with a good DSLR, but here are a few photographs made with my phone. Actually, the first one, with my home town, Medias, was... More
  • Level 3 TIFF sold!!!

    by M4rio1979 | 12th of January, 2014

    Wooohooo...this is my best sold TIFF photo so far...I made $14.38 with this sale...o man...I wish many more sales like this. Nice start of a 2014. :) I remember a morning on my vacation in Turkey when I have taken this shot... Here is my sold photo. More
  • How to take best photo

    by Anees32 | 8th of January, 2014

    How to make photos that really sell ....it is simple if don't waste your time to take too many pictures rather concentrate on quality because it is quality and concept that will rise your photo to higher level. And important use the camera kit in which it has its specialization.... More
  • Tip to success

    by Anees32 | 8th of January, 2014

    TIPS :- Use dslr camera if possible even cheap one is good You can upload same image on many stock site but this will give you less price .Try to become exclusive People are attractive to people photos try to include peoples in your photos Reduce noise by some software... More
  • Stock photography Per month earning

    by Anees32 | 8th of January, 2014

    Time is passing and our world is getting modern .Now technology is advanced everyone can buy a decent camera and enter the stock world .But what if you got nothing earned even after 3 months surely you will be disappointed . Every one want to... More
  • Just wanted to say "Hello!"

    by Msalena | 7th of January, 2014

    Hello to everyone! With my 10th image online I can feel, that I ... began))) Photography is a part of my life... I constantly try to learn something new and express it through my pictures. I am new at photostocks. Hope to learn the rules and concepts in demand. Meanwhile.... More
  • Stock Video Collections 2014

    by Teabum | 2nd of January, 2014

    End of 2013 Dreamstime had decided to bring on video/stock footage feature for its clients and contributors. It had become highly popular form many contributors and after initial confusion about the upload format/tech specs many videos streamed to DT database. Second wave... More
  • To Be Exclusive or Not

    by Iheartcountryphoto | 31st of December, 2013

    As I near the 50 required uploads to be an exclusive photographer on DT, I have been doing a lot of thinking about being exclusive or not. I have looked over the benefits time and time again. The benefits are great and it also takes tons of time uploading to multiple... More
  • My new website- "Pics Thru Lens" in a new avatar ....

    by Subhra2jyoti | 24th of December, 2013

    Dear Friends, Wishing you and your families a MERRY CHRISTMAS and HAPPY NEW YEAR ! On this festive occasion, with celebration and happiness in air, I invite you all to visit my photography website relaunched (though in a small way) with a different look... More
  • If Your're Going To Do Stock, Then Do It For Fun AND Profit

    by Wisconsinart | 22nd of December, 2013

    There are many Contributors here who are hobbyist photographers, perhaps specializing in landscapes or wildlife. Nothing wrong with that as most of us are passionate for various types of photography which is part of the road that led us into the world of online microstock.... More
  • The Time Is Now

    by Joshuaraineyphotography | 20th of December, 2013

    I signed up for Dreamstime in 2007 and have since been determined to make stock photography a substantial part of my income. Since joining, however, things have not gone according to plan. I quit a full time job with good income and great benefits to pursue photography... More

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