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Best Seller Tips-Illustration
posted by ellenboughn - 6th of february, 2008
I have just reviewed some of the most popular images as selected by our users during 2007. I’ll first discuss what I learned about illustrations and then next week the lessons from the most popular themes/images captured in photographs.... More...
The I Hate to Keyword Guide to Keywording (part II)
posted by ellenboughn - 26th of march, 2007
Correct Image Name, Description, Categories and Age of Models. Dreamstime offers a variety of methods to identify the important information in an image. The system provides variety and choice... More...
The Do Nots of Successful Keywords
posted by ellenboughn - 13th of march, 2007
Over the next week or so, I'll continue a short course in keywording the Dreamstime way. I can't promise that our guide will take all the tedium out of the job but if you follow it, the time you spend in adding data to your... More...
My development at Dreamstime
posted by gellerpa - 12th of april, 2014
When I started at Dreamstime, I thought every times about potential sales. I read different tips many times, which photos I should upload to get high sales and approval ratio. But 4 month ago I decided, that I don’t want take photos... More...
My First Assignment
posted by iheartcountryphoto - 13th of february, 2014
I couldn't wait until I had 50 uploads in my portfolio so that I could try my hand at the assignments. The current assignment is the first I qualified to participate in. I finally found a photo that I thought might be worthy of being... More...
I will savour my first assignment acceptance
posted by sml - 6th of february, 2014
I am not the first or the last to finally get my first image accepted on an assignment, but WOW what a fantastic feeling, overjoyed. I was letting myself get down with rejections and then I thought besides the images I was submitting... More...
On the right track
posted by iheartcountryphoto - 16th of january, 2014
This new year has started off with many things happening for me! I have had 3 sales (one of which was my first non-credit sale!), I recently became exclusive (yay!) and I have been trying out some new photo ideas (which have not exactly... More...
Tip to success
posted 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... More...
1000$ Milestone reached :-)
posted by jdanne - 27th of december, 2013
Today my sales reached the 1000 Dollar milestone. This year gave me a lot of possibilities for my photography: Business trips to Seattle (USA) and Paris (France) as well as a private trip to China - the home country of my wife.... More...
Most viewed doesn´t mean most successful
posted by thorken - 16th of december, 2013
There is quite big gap among the most viewed images and the most successful ones. My most viewed photo has almost 5000 views and only 1 download. The 4th most viewed with 2700 views has no download. On the other hand the most... More...
Twas the Night Before Christmas
posted by daddiomanottawa - 11th of december, 2013
Twas the night before Christmas and all through Dreamstime, Everything was quiet, as though someone stopped time. My recent uploads sit waiting for careful review, In hopes that by New Year they'll be the first you can view.... More...
2000 sales but not wholly a paradise
posted by libux77 - 5th of december, 2013
I hit the 2000th sale and I am happy to share with you this achievement. 2000 is a great number but is done of very little numbers added day by day. Nevertheless the 2000 sales, monthly revenues are still low. When at the begin I saw... More...
How to be a leader
posted by augustinasg - 25th of november, 2013
Hello everyone, Today I was thinking about five elements of being leader and I thought that's useful for everyone digital creator, so I will share it with you. As I said there is five elements of being leader: 1. Motivation or being... More...
Surprisingly successful photos
posted by thorken - 6th of october, 2013
There are some photos that are surprising me with their success. First two I was not sure to send them to Dreamstime - and they already have been soled for two times. And most - the second one, whenever it is quite new, is now the photo... More...
6 years on DT and counting
posted by gmargittai - 4th of october, 2013
I did not realize it is already six years. Six years and one month more precisely. I can't really call it a big success but it is no total failure either. Sold 1503 pictures and managed to put 840 online. There were ups and downs,... More...
1500th sale!
posted by libux77 - 8th of september, 2013
Just to share with you the achievement of the 1500th sale. Nevertheless I feel almost like a beginner....I still don't know precisely what is microstock and what is not....I still draw what I like and not draw what market is... More...
Successful in stock photography?
posted by matthiase - 18th of august, 2013
How do you get successful in stock photography? Answer = Have a BIG portfolio of high quality images and in ALL different categories. What images sell in stock then? - Almost everything. People, food, nature, animals I have sold... More...
I got 2000 files accepted in Dreamstime.
posted by bdspn - 8th of august, 2013
I thought it would never be possible as I have to do a full time job elsewhere. But today I got 2000 file accepted in Dreamstime. It took almost four years to do this. I’m so happy. I started submitting isolated objects in DT like... More...
1000 images online!
posted by ruigsantos - 7th of august, 2013
I started doing stock photography around 2 years ago and by then I joined Dreamstime. Today my 1000th image got approved. In some ways, it feels like I started yesterday, although it took a lot of time and effort to make all those... More...
Lot of views?
posted by augustinasg - 22nd of july, 2013
Hello. I need an advice of how to improve views of my illustrations. what should I do ?
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