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  • Me, Myself & Your Work

    by Lostlady | 13th of March, 2012

    Credit links can be found here. Most purchased photos will be used in conjunction with these pages. Other pages & more details will be added as projects are completed. Facebook Fan Page here My Personal Page here More
  • Earnings Analysis - Which photos have the most potential

    by Peanutroaster | 13th of March, 2012

    Remember back in high school when the seniors voted for most popular and most likely to succeed? Where are they now right? The most popular has been married four times and the most likely to succeed works at the supermarket bagging groceries. But that nerdy kid everyone... More
  • Adobe Lightroom

    by Peanutroaster | 6th of March, 2012

    For those trying to decide whether or not Lightroom 3 should be part of your stock photography workflow, do not bother. Not that Lightroom 3 is not a great product created for photographesr, rather than designers workflow for cataloging, developing and exporting digital... More
  • Thank you DT // NEW (P-EL) SALE !

    by TMarchev | 6th of March, 2012

    I have extended (P-EL) sale of this file: 50 credits($25.93) Total earnings for this file : $31.45(5 sales) Yes revenue is good for this sales, but i'm exclusive :) Thanks to buyer and Dreamstime! See Article
  • $104 in 16 days! :)

    by Twindesign | 15th of February, 2012

    February is going to be a great month!!! Already $94 for February and its just half way down this month! I collected my 5th payment yesterday in 7.5 months of uploading images. Last payment was on January 29 so it took me 16 days to get to $100. I only have 250 images online... More
  • New application for android phones to check earnings

    by Dacasdo | 14th of February, 2012

    There is a new application for android phones, devices and tablets to check your earnings in Dreamstime and 28 more agencies in your devices.... thats amazing. You can check in mobile: www.apps.opera.com/pa/​microstock_report.html Just go and search Microstock Report... More
  • My first tutorial about creating stock images

    by Silent47 | 24th of January, 2012

    Hello all!I just started a series of tutorials showing how i created some of my photos.Maybe you will find interesting to know how to combine several images to create one photo ready to be sold online.I must admit is not a complete tutorial but,let me know what you think... More
  • 2 Milestones at the same time! 200 uploads, $100.00

    by Vcarmstrong | 22nd of January, 2012

    Five months into Microstock at Dreamstime, I hit two milestones on the same night with this photo. Next milestone .... a level 2 image. One thing I like about Dreamstime and microstock is that I don't know where I will end up, but there is always that next goal and milestone... More
  • Study, think, plan, shoot - Mangostock's tips for photographers

    by Assignments | 19th of January, 2012

    Mangostock/Mauricio Jordan De Souza Coelho joined our community in 2008 and his is perhaps one of the best examples of the rigorous, disciplined, self-taught photographer whose great portfolio is the result of both talent and hard work. Very much like an assiduous researcher,... More
  • The Concept of Concepts for Amateur Stockers

    by Wisconsinart | 18th of January, 2012

    I think everyone understands the "Concept of Concepts" when it comes to stock yet it seems amateur stockers have a difficult time putting that "concept" into practice. Just browse through the database and look at what the high-end professionals are doing and you'll understand... More
  • Why I Hate Stock Photography For Web Design

    by Kringstad | 13th of January, 2012

    I came across this video the other day and I thought I would share it here for some inspiration. Why I Hate Stock Photography For Web Design This is not my video. All rights belong to Michael Locke. I am posting this video as inspiration for all photographers on DT.... More
  • The Secret of Microstock - It ain't so secret

    by Peanutroaster | 10th of January, 2012

    For those just discovering the world of micro-stock photograph and turning your photographs into earnings, there is a steep learning curve. You have to learn how to step up your technical game taking pictures and developing them with software like Photoshop and/or Lightroom.... More
  • Low Views, Fast Sales

    by Peanutroaster | 8th of January, 2012

    The question always arises, do views translate into sales? Or what is the connection between sales and views? Basically there is no scientific formula that translates views into sales. Consider the following: An image with high views but no sales might... ....be the... More
  • My Epic Failure in Stock

    by Wisconsinart | 5th of January, 2012

    I spent the other day shooting stock images. I didn't accomplish much. There's this one image in my head I've been wanting to do for a long time, a kind of modern techno-background. The plan was to shoot an electronic circuit board and then manipulate it with software.... More
  • Happy new year !!!

    by TMarchev | 31st of December, 2011

    I wish HAPPY NEW YEAR !!! More love, success, innovation, motivation, creativity and more, more... Let your Dreams in DreamsTime to become a reality in the next year! More
  • Happy Holidays & More Microloans!

    by Laroach | 23rd of December, 2011

    I just made my 17th microloan using the profits from the sale of my microstock photography. Through Kiva.org I invest in women entrepreneurs throughout the world. Today's loans will help women in Ghana, Haiti and Chile grow businesses to support themselves and their families.... More
  • Six Years Microstocking

    by Bright | 23rd of December, 2011

    Three years ago, I was posting "3 Years Microstocking" by discussing about the changing market of (micro)stock photography. Have there been significant changes ever since? The end of year is often an excellent time to look back and think about what... More
  • Six months, 500 sales

    by Jerryway | 20th of December, 2011

    Today I just reached 500 sales, and it took me a little less than six months to achieve that milestone. This is the 500th images being sold: If everything goes well, I shall have 1000 sales in the first year. There are a few things I learned along the way, and... More
  • Looking For Advise

    by Sunguy | 15th of December, 2011

    Greetings I am looking for advise from some of you old timers on this site. I joined DT last July and have gone exclusive, with 72 images on line and 10 sales. For stock, is it better to specialize in a few areas of subject matter or spread yourself out. My non-stock... More
  • First image accepted

    by Celiaak | 12th of December, 2011

    I am so happy! My first image was accepted only after 4 others refused! This are my first steps on stock images, I feel I have a lot to learn, but it really made my day worth! Thank you Dreamstime! Here it is: See Article

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