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  • Early Steps for Successful Proposal

    by Mani33 | 13th of March, 2010

    I am trying to learn from my experience with my clients, as much as I can, but even so, surprises happen & will continue to happen! But with some preparations we can make the negative impact less harmful, or we can make our reaction more flexible & faster! Here are some... More
  • 1000th sale!

    by Davidwattsjr | 11th of March, 2010

    Fellow DT'ers... I'm celebrating my 1000th sale. By many standards, my progress has been slow... a bit over 3 years. But - for all of you that are just getting start, I share this advice: keep taking great pictures. Persistence is a great method for refining your skills.... More
  • My first Editor's choice

    by smartview27 | 4th of March, 2010

    I am very happy to announce my first Editor's choice image. See Article
  • 2nd Year Anniversary - Giving Thanks to All

    by Ratmandude | 26th of February, 2010

    This months message has to to be related to my 2nd year anniversary here as a DT member. I have now been a contributing member [photographer] of this community for two years & am very happy to report that every month things are going from good to better. I say [photographer]... More
  • 50 sales!

    by Sylvaindeutsch | 25th of February, 2010

    yesterday i got 50 sales, since one year i'm here, took long to start download, but then went without stop until now, i like it, hope i will get more. let's see! See Article
  • My first sale!

    by Klikin | 19th of February, 2010

    Hi all, as I joined dreamstime just recently and got only 8 files online I have achieved my first success. Well, I keep on shooting. mike:) See Article
  • My first steps II

    by Jdanne | 12th of February, 2010

    After reading plenty of blogs about beginners' frustration I was warned but couldn't imagine that it would hit me so intensively: Rejection after Rejection. Probably I didn't leave any reject reason out - at least not many. The comment from my twin brother: "I did expect... More
  • Thank you Dreamstime!

    by Hannamariah | 8th of February, 2010

    What a happy Monday morning! Just received an email from the Dreamstime staff that I am the current featured photographer on Dreamstime! I am truly honored to have my work recognized on the front page this week! I have learned so much from being a member of this incredible... More
  • now, who would have imagined all these?

    by Tan510jomast | 23rd of January, 2010

    When I first started in micro stock , I received a really nice encouraging email from someone who was a well established best seller. He told me he reviewed one of my images and from there, he keeps checking in to my portfolio just to see how I was progressing as a... More
  • First Sale on Dreamstime !

    by Click47 | 23rd of January, 2010

    In my opinion, there is something special about a first sale. I refer to the excitement, the adrenalin rush that came from checking my Dreamstime account, and finding that at long last, under downloads, a sale has come through ! Only other Dreamstime contributors... More
  • New to Stock Photography?

    by Mwp1969 | 22nd of January, 2010

    Please feel free to check-out my helpful stock photography and illustration related blog. It contains lots of information that will be helpful to those that are just getting started in stock photography. It also provides a unique timeline highlighting my own personal experiences... More
  • is there a formula to successful downloads?

    by Tan510jomast | 20th of January, 2010

    Hello Dreamstimers, hope this new decade started on the right mood for you as it did for me here on Dreamstime. now that i got my first taste of a payout, i am getting greedy and want to see the next payout sooner, and more regularly. one of my favourite bloggers... More
  • Goal and 100 Uploads!

    by Mellie430 | 4th of January, 2010

    Hello, so excited to finally get an assignment file accepted before the end of the year and to reach 100 uploads in the beginning of the new year. Heres to a good year and achieving many goals. Thank you all! See Article
  • A few of my photos - found!

    by Davidwattsjr | 19th of December, 2009

    Always fun to find your photos in use. Permit me to share some that I have found. By the way, the moral of the story is to keep shooting, keep uploading and keep plugging away at this stock photography business. Occasionally, we get lucky and find our photos in use.... More
  • DL no 7000

    by Maigi | 19th of December, 2009

    Here it is: download no 7000. I'd like to reward the downloader, but don't know who he or she might be. Well, that's the microstocker's life. Which I actually pretty much like. :) Is it a sign I have to work harder next year? I'll take it as yes... Best wishes to all microstockers... More
  • A little extra work pays of

    by Kikkerdirk | 16th of December, 2009

    I have not been uploading as much as I would like lately. But I did put some extra work in the pictures I made. And the extra work did pay of! Only two weeks after uploading I had my first level 2 image. Here it is, my manipulated food! Hope the rest of the series... More
  • I reached 50 sales

    by Aitan75 | 27th of November, 2009

    Hi all, I finally reached a good result selling the following photo twice with dreamstime: the 50th sale!!! I hope this is a good place for future success See Article
  • Statistics in my blog

    by Saniphoto | 20th of October, 2009

    This week I report in my blog the first of a series of basic statistics to analyze some aspects of my microstock activity. I believe that everybody of us has own kind of numbers you look at, personally not being a big fan of numbers, mostly I try to look at the global... More
  • Free Images -- Success And A Question

    by Karenkh | 18th of October, 2009

    About six days ago I donated three older photos to DT's free images. The three photos have been on-line for a year with no sales. They were some of my first photos and not my best stuff. Now they have become my most popular photos with 20 downloads each for the volleyball... More
  • 100 Downloads

    by Asklar | 18th of October, 2009

    WOOOHOOOOO I finally got my hundredth download yesterday! I have been with Dreamstime for about 13 months and it has been both exciting and informative. I feel that i have strengthened as a photographer in many ways. Check out the Hundredth pic! (and some other fun photos)... More

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