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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 100 photos online!

    by Joerijacobs | 1st of November, 2014

    Hi, Today i got officialy 100 photos online here on DT. This is number 100:   And now up to the 200! See Article
  • So well... let´s do microstock, what could possibly go wrong?

    by Konsti | 29th of October, 2014

    First things first: Hi. My Name is Konstantin (yep call me Konsti pls) and i´m 19 years old. So i did photography for a year now and wanted to go commercial since i started this thing. I love it! I´m kinda addicted to upload. Until the weekend, i think I´ll gonna... More
  • Top 10 most downloaded Halloween images in 2014

    by Malinash | 24th of October, 2014

    Halloween, horror, costume, pumpkin, make up – they are probably the most used keywords that buyers have searched on Dreamstime for Halloween this year. And here we are, making a top ten list of the most downloaded Halloween images in 2014 on Dreamstime. The Pumpkin... More
  • Horror Fashion Show

    by Malinash | 22nd of October, 2014

    Fashion is changing every two weeks? Let's stay in trend especially for the last day of October. And we're starting with: Hats Forget about those fancy wide brimmed hats. Forget about fur caps. So overrated. Urban style requires witch hats, accessorized... More
  • The Kung Fu Stock Master Teaches Grasshopper Professional Photograhy

    by Wisconsinart | 5th of October, 2014

    The Kung Fu Master of Stock Photography was holding a set of prints given to him by Grasshopper. With a grand smile, Master looked at Grasshopper and exclaimed, "Grasshopper! These photographs are exquisite! Masterful! I am stunned by your abilities!" Grasshopper could only... More
  • Stock Photography...a whole new world!

    by Adrizoon | 4th of October, 2014

    Stock Photography opened a whole new world to me. Never knew this world was out there until a couple of months ago. Been taking pictures as a hobby for a big part of my life. Then I bought a real camera :) Now I have to call them photo's or images ;) My other hobby is... More
  • A fifth image

    by Photoaria | 3rd of October, 2014

    I am happy to finally have 5 image on Dreamstime. I am still learning the art of stock photo. I do more artistic photo and this does not appear to be what Dreamstime is looking for. This is nice image. To take a photo like this, it is nice to have a good zoom!... More
  • 1000 IMAGES ONLINE in 4 months

    by Bennymarty | 25th of September, 2014

    I'm glad to share with you my new milestone: 1000 IMAGES ONLINE in 4 months approved with a 70% acceptance ratio! Here some samples that you can find in my portfolio:                             ... More
  • 300 Images online

    by Neildenize | 23rd of September, 2014

    Just got over 300 images approved online real stoked with how the portfolio is coming along,and managed to sneak one into the assignment section. cheers Neil [previmg]0,400,74,224_44617452[/previmg] See Article
  • 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
  • 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

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