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  • $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
  • 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... More
  • Assignment submit

    by Gogindzer | 30th of May, 2013

    Hi everyone, I've just reached the limit of 50 images online and thinking about submitting one of the images to the current assignment - Security and protection Can someone please tell me if images I already have online in my DT profile can be somehow submitted,... More
  • How to increase acceptance ratio of submitted images

    by Mangalika | 17th of September, 2012

    Well, this discussion might be specially helpful for beginners. I wanted to share what I learnt from my initial experience and some of my friends who are with DT for long time. During initial days many people might have sufferred to enrich his profile with lots of photos.... More
  • Controversial: To Resubmit or Not After a Rejection?

    by MorganOliver | 1st of August, 2012

    I have seen many DT newcomers with questions and seeking advice. Not to say that I am the best person to bring up this topic, with my 51% acceptance ratio, but DT allows you to resubmit a photo after being rejected for a reason. There are multiple DT reviewers and they definitely... More
  • Preparing Photos for Dreamstime

    by Nigelspiers | 18th of October, 2011

    Before I submit any image to Dreamstime these are the steps I take: 1. First I select the best photograph of each subject series based on composition, lighting and sharpness. If it is not sharp already I don’t consider submitting it. 2. Next I straighten and crop... More
  • Quality versus quantity versus time

    by Bradcalkins | 9th of May, 2011

    From my engineering background I find the quality versus quantity discussion interesting. What seems to be missing from the discussion is a third variable: time. It is kind of meaningless to talk about quantity versus quality as if both can't be accomplished! A simple... More
  • Interviewed by Breakfast Stock Club

    by Wordplanet | 31st of January, 2011

    I've been submitting stock photos for a while now but didn't really start adding to my portfolio until late last year, and once I began submitting regularly I saw a big jump in sales. I've found it helpful to join a few forums including this one to learn more about stock... More
  • Assignment

    by Charlydamart | 3rd of September, 2010

    Someone knows if is possible to submit an image already accepted as an assignment? If it is... how? See Article
  • Uploading a RAW file

    by Nikmd | 30th of May, 2010

    Hello, I was wondering if there is an additional benefit of uploading in a RAW or Vector file when submitting images. " Should you have an additional format (vector, RAW) to upload for this file, you can continue here." Being new to Dreamstime I am not quite aware. Thankyou... More
  • Starting at Dreamstime

    by Serenethos | 25th of March, 2010

    Today I finally uploaded my first 20 images, then reviewed them, edited some keywords, shortened some titles to less than 50 characters, figured out the rights and submitted them. It took since March 4th, 2010 when I joined until today to prepare my images for upload.... More
  • Where to get started in stock photography ...

    by Mwp1969 | 23rd of February, 2010

    My stock photography blog has a useful timeline documenting my own experiences and lots of helpful information and resources for those new to submitting to stock. It has been recently updated so you might want to check it out ... Mark Payne's Stock Photography Blog... More
  • How to Upload and Submit Images at Dreamstime

    by Countedsorrow2 | 10th of February, 2010

    Uploading photos at Dreamstime.com may seem daunting at first, but it's easy as can be once you know how! Even if you are already proficient at uploading photos, you still might want to check out the KEYWORDS section as it is so crucial to how many images you... More
  • Ten Plus Up!

    by Goodcontent | 25th of July, 2009

    Hi All, I have eleven images up! One was rejected because of a typo, resubmitted and it was accepted. Spelling in crucial in the descriptions if you want your images accepted. See Article
  • seven up yipeio!

    by Goodcontent | 10th of July, 2009

    888337 I started many years ago with a couple of images, and gave up. Checked back recently and one image had generated earnings. I have resumed submitting images with a new goal of trying to get +++$100.00 in sales. Then the next goal will be to try and get that every... More
  • Managing files for submission

    by Zenotri | 26th of May, 2009

    How do you manage your files for submission? I have created a folder called DT & then sub folders: Pending Accepted (I love this folder) Rejected (much fuller than I would like) Resubmit. Every time I submit an image I load it into the pending folder. Then after... More
  • I'm baaackkkk

    by Denisebeverly | 25th of February, 2009

    In my last blog I was trying to decide whether or not I would close my account. I don't have a huge portfolio but still I had put effort into it and hated to completely lose the time and work. After prayer and consideration, I enabled most all my images again and have... More
  • If at first you don't succeed

    by Fultonsphoto | 2nd of February, 2009

    A question was raised recently in one of the blog articles I read, whether or not a rejected file should be re-submitted once it had been rejected. The image shown below was one of those images that at first, was rejected, and then resubmitted once the corrections had been... More
  • At Last!

    by Fultonsphoto | 12th of December, 2008

    At last, after many attempts at flower submissions I have finally had one accpeted. I was starting to believe that in order for one of my flower images to be accepted it would have to be of ed's choice standard, and although it was not, I am happy to see one of them online... More

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