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  • Best Seller Tips-Illustration

    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. Some of my findings surprised me... More
  • The I Hate to Keyword Guide to Keywording (part II)

    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 by offering four different means of... More
  • The Do Nots of Successful Keywords

    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 images should improve your downloads... More
  • Most viewed doesn´t mean most successful

    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 successful photo has 7 downloads at 438... More
  • Successful in stock photography?

    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 images of open doors.... Yes, a open... More
  • The Road to 3,000 Sales

    by Starletdarlene | 6th of May, 2013

    When I first started on this road to Stock Photography I thought it would be an easy transition from Wedding Photography to Stock Photography, but it wasn't as easy as I anticipated. What makes a great Wedding Photograph doesn't necessarily make great Stock Photography.... More
  • My Formula for FAST Keywording

    by Lifeontheside | 10th of March, 2013

    Hi everyone, I thought I would share with you a formula that I have come up with that may help some who are struggling with keywording. When I first started with Dreamstime I found keywording to be quite a chore and seemed to take forever. But I then realized what I was... More
  • Stock photography, Hit or Miss

    by Linushutz | 10th of December, 2012

    Seems like some people are just cruising through the stock photography with ease, and some people like me are really struggling. Is it difficult for you as well? what are the challenges you go through mentally, physically? how much hours do you spend? how long have you... More
  • Why image is more popular

    by Malajscy | 21st of November, 2012

    Hi, want to ask your opinion about most popular images from your portfolio. I have 2 very similar images in my portfolio, and I'm curious why one is very popular and one is not... I'd be very grateful for your ideas and examples of similar situations in your portfolio.... More
  • Read!

    by Dudau | 18th of September, 2012

    So, you have the tools, you have the skills, you have the time. What else do you need in order to be successful in stock photography? The concepts! Concept photography is the best selling stock photography. But which concepts to shoot? How to find inspiration? One option... More
  • Almost $100

    by Peppenero | 20th of March, 2012

    Hi! First of all, sorry for my bad english :) I am on DT since 2009, but I had only 30 images online for 2 years. I earned very small money and 2 month ago I decided to be more active on the site so I became excluse . I've uploaded several images, mostly about dogs,... More
  • July 2011: Best Month Ever

    by Hotmidhun | 3rd of August, 2011

    "There was an increase in Sales" would be a huge under-statement. Frankly, I had not experienced Sales in DT. Joined in March, got my first sale in May, but that was just 1 for the month (name sake I believe). June was generous enough to give me 2 Sales (so much for... More
  • Adobe´s Lightroom

    by Starblue | 29th of December, 2010

    Hi to all! I hope that you have a wonderful festive time! Today I will be very short :-) Do you use Adobe´s Lightroom? It is a wonderful software. I love it! Here is a nice article about a new version of Lightroom. Perhaps you can find it useful! The link for the... More
  • 5 Level 2 downloads

    by Dteurope | 20th of November, 2010

    yeaaahh. 5th Level 2 download reached. See Article
  • 50 downloads accepted!

    by Dorvard | 20th of November, 2010

    Finally I reach 50 downloads! Me have successfully accepted in exclusive photographers on Dreamstime See Article
  • Blog articles and sales

    by Mephi55to | 22nd of October, 2010

    It's obvious that if you want a website to be successful you need to fill it up with content like articles, blog articles, etc etc. I've noticed that I only had sales when I wrote here on the blog. It may be a coincidence, because I don't have many files and sales,... More
  • New Log-in Page

    by Elianehaykal | 1st of September, 2010

    Why haven't anyone mentioned it yet? Not in the forum nor in blogs?!!!! I LoVe ThE nEw WaRm DeSiGn and the fact that it shows photos of your last searched keyword :D See Article
  • referral programe

    by Alitvfilm | 10th of June, 2010

    I am trying to activate my referral programe, but ending with errors. I try for so many time by copy and paste, but still unsuccessful. Of cos I’ll be proud if I can make it especially attached in my blogspot website, flickr, facebook, myspace, tagged, etc.My problems... More
  • A Bit of Hard Work Does Pay Off

    by BCritchley | 3rd of June, 2010

    Well I have been a member here for just over a year and for most part not very successful. My first month saw me get 15 uploads and 45 rejections. It hurt and I pretty much felt fed up and left it feeling like I did not have what it takes to provide stock photographs.... More
  • 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

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