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  • The New Commuters

    by Ellenboughn | 15th of July, 2008

    Commuter patterns have changed dramatically over the past few months as individuals cut back on driving both to save gas money and to protect the environment just as other countries such as India and China begin a love affair with the automobile. Both of these events have... More
  • Mystery in the tall trees

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of August, 2007

    Dramatic images of trees are powerful symbols of growth, shelter, change and endurance. Trees as a metaphor are popular for many brands and services. Beyond commercial use, many people have a somewhat universal emotional connection to trees that goes beyond simple awe.... More
  • Snap! Not! Vacation Photos

    by Ellenboughn | 2nd of July, 2007

    Trying to pack too many photos into too little time can result in photos of everything but few, if any, terrific shots. To document your vacation as well as taking some great shots for Dreamstime, you need to plan ahead. It's not just about getting the best airfare and hotel... More
  • My Story, My Experiences Of One Year

    by Rajansingh | 3rd of August, 2015

    Before I start my story I want to tell my fellow photographers that I am not good in English. Hope you all will forgive me for that. I joined DT on 7/12/2014. Those days I knew nothing about photography and still I am learning, and this is a never ending process. One keeps... More
  • A Wonderful DT's Day

    by Wxh6763 | 13th of May, 2015

    Objectively, although I think my photos is very good but I never expected there is such a surprise just like today. It's so wonderful for me. I must named it DT's Day! Because there are 9 sales in one day. To work in Stock Photography, just like having a marvellous travel.... More
  • My First Submissions to Dreamstime

    by Yourlettertome | 3rd of April, 2015

    I think it was a web search that led me to Dreamstime originally, and that was when I first discovered this thing called microstock. I thought, OK, why not sort through all these photos that fill up my hard drive and see what I can add. At first that seemed like a simple... More
  • Rain of subscriptions :)))

    by TMarchev | 21st of February, 2015

    Hello! This night i got rain of subscription sales by 2.20$ 18 sales :) It's maybe one client who have good plan.... Will be great if got some credit sales on february i got a alot of sales but they are like that 90% are subscriptions Thank you !!!   ... More
  • Wow! What's Happening? Info about the Google deal

    by Mrallen | 21st of February, 2015

    Wow! What's Happening? In the last 24 hours I have made 148 sales and 128 of them were ether $2.20 or $2.00 subscription sales! That's a massive $261.69 total for just one day. I think this must be something to do with the 'Google' deal that... More
  • Dreamstime iPhone app

    by Idruzhinin | 5th of February, 2015

    Do you use it? From time to time I do. I can say, it's pretty good! But unfortunately it has several annoying bugs: 1. If you have a call when attributing a photo and then you are back to proceed keywording you will find the photo submitted. And you can't change it then:... 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
  • 100 photos !!!

    by Ejecct | 25th of November, 2014

    i finally reached 100 photos here is some of them ...                 See Article
  • Finding A Good Subject for Your Photo

    by Tianvf | 21st of November, 2014

    Finding a subject for your photo can be a challenging and even frustrating thing, but if you know tricks for finding a subject it won't be hard for you. Once you start looking through the lens of a camera you enter the magical world of photography where you notice... More
  • 6 Tips for Taking Better Maternity Photographs

    by Designroast | 19th of September, 2014

    As the trend of maternity photo shoots continues to increase, so does the opportunity for you to make your clients feel like this important time in their life has been properly and beautifully captured. Maternity photographs come with a great amount of responsibility for... More
  • Image Adoption

    by Celiaak | 28th of August, 2014

    It is always a joy to know one of our forgoten images fallen in to level 0 threshold has been adopted (AKA sold). I don't mind if it is a credit sale or a subscription sale. I feel happy just to know someone took the time to find it and the image is good... More
  • First Submissions

    by Feralbeagle | 11th of July, 2014

    I am very excited to see my first approved submissions in Dreamstime. The feedback is very helpful on those that were refused. I think you'll see my approval ratio rise from here on. There will be more coming soon. I have hundreds.   See Article
  • Superfast DT!

    by Cheese365 | 23rd of January, 2014

    We all have to wait patiently for our images to be reviewed. I had just finished uploading and submitting my images for admin approval (or rejection) when I noticed the images had been given approximately 17 hours before reviewing. Great, excellent, I've never had such few... More
  • First sale!

    by Dundaj | 22nd of January, 2014

    Haha :-D Eight minutes ago came my first sale. It was only for subscription... but I am so happy! It was the image of me. It is strange feeling... but it is good feeling. See Article
  • 300-s image on-line

    by Yorgy67 | 10th of December, 2013

    Hi, guys! Today reached the number of 300 images on-line in less than 10 months. Unfortunately can't afford spend enough time on photography, but try to invest as much time as possible. Hope, sales will come... Wishing you all Merry Christmas and Inspiration! More
  • First Assignment

    by Jormonago | 20th of November, 2013

    I am so excited, this morning I had a file approved for the most recent assignment! I've submitted to two other assignments in the past, but sadly did not get accepted. Here is my image that was accepted. It had sold once prior to this assignment. More
  • My image has already begun selling

    by Qin0377 | 9th of October, 2013 More

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