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  • My Favorite Editorials

    by Vintagepix | 4th of January, 2016

    We all try so hard to exclude people and trademarks from our images but some of my favorite shots are editorials and sell to those who just want them for their own photos albums. Here are a couple of my favorites.      More
  • 300th accepted photo!

    by Rob3rt82 | 3rd of January, 2016

    I have reached my 300th upload today, on 3rd of January 2016! I'm very happy that my acceptance ratio is 84.5% but I'm a little bit disappointed with my sales, just 69 since Q1 of 2014. I hope that 2016 to be much better and I am looking forward to reach the next two milestones... More
  • My evolution with stock photography

    by Dark3y3s | 3rd of January, 2016

    I remember the times when I first joined here a few years ago, I had only a few images up (flower snapshots most of them) and was checking every other minute to see whether I made any sales. The first sale brought a lot of motivation with it, so I started shooting anything... More
  • Next milestone: 100 pictures online

    by Anouknoordhuizen | 3rd of January, 2016

    Today I reached my next milestone: 100 pictures are approved and online! I am very happy so many photo's got approved:-) My next goals are selling 10 pictures or getting 200 pictured approved. I will keep uploading photo's:-) Here are soms of my latest pictures... More
  • New Years Resolutions 2016 (Part Two)

    by Angelaostafichuk | 1st of January, 2016

    Happy New Years everyone from China to Canada! New Year's Resolutions! Let’s get started. 1. Don’t be afraid to take pictures. So many of us hold back thinking that we’re not amazing, or our stuff isn’t good for others to see, but that’s silly. Practice is... More
  • 300th accepted photo!!

    by Deming9120 | 1st of January, 2016

    Have finally reached my 300th upload today, on 1st January 2016!! I have been doing photography for 6 years as a hobby (with 3 years as a freelance professional photographer), and I haven been paying much attention to stock photography despite having been on... More
  • Waiting 1 more acceptance for 3-digit club and new year celebration

    by Dhermendratiwari | 31st of December, 2015

    It is less than 2 month, almost 70% rejection but now 99 accepted images. Sometime some rejected with totally unrelated reasons, but I can understand that different reviewers has different mindset for acceptance. Now excited to celebrate New year and hopeful to see 100th... More
  • Lightweight, Compact Travel Photography Kit

    by Jfreestacy | 31st of December, 2015

    While researching cameras and tripods for a new lightweight, compact photography kit that I could take with me while bike touring I was pleasantly surprised at the reasonable cost of a couple excellent quality items. First I needed to replace an old Canon Rebel that started... More
  • New Years Goals For 2016 (Part One)

    by Angelaostafichuk | 30th of December, 2015

    Photography Resolutions For 2016 (Part One) As the year draws to a close, we’re reminded that as photographers it’s time to evaluate ourselves. Whether we do photography as a hobby or as an actual job it’s always good to set goals and reflect back upon the work we'... More
  • Happy New Year 2016!

    by Julietta24 | 30th of December, 2015

    I wish all the contributors and designers of the new DT happy !! Let your home be filled with happiness, warmth, joyful mood, prosperity! Let the new year will bring something new in your life. Will it be a new apartment, a new car, a new boyfriend, a baby or a wedding, or... More
  • CNN includes Romania in a list of top holiday destinations for 2016

    by Mihocphoto | 30th of December, 2015

    Dear photographers, CNN recommends Romania as a tourist destination in the following year. If you are passing through Romania I recommend you several locations you can visit or photograph: Sighisoara, Sibiu, Brasov, Maramures - Merry Cemetery, Bran Castle (Dracula's Castle)... More
  • 100 images milestone!

    by Fitr | 29th of December, 2015

    I had a goal to get 100 images accepted by the end of the year and I reached it today! It was looking grim there for a while, lol I have learned so much in these few months I been here and I'm loving it. Now my next goal is to get my first sale!!   More
  • 300 sales new milestone!

    by Mihocphoto | 29th of December, 2015

    I have reached a new milestone on Dreamstime: I have just sold over 300 photos! With every new sale I am more convinced that taking up photography and setting an account on Dreamstime were some of the best decisions I've made. What I can say is that I am looking forward to... More
  • Recap last year & select photos for next years calendar

    by Shubhashish5 | 27th of December, 2015

    At end of the year its the time to look back last years photos & select a dozen of them for next year calendar which will make its way to my desk.. January:   February:   March:   April:   May:   June:   July:   August:   September:... More
  • 1000 image milestone on Christmas day

    by Cleymans | 25th of December, 2015

    Hi Photo Maniacs,            One month ago, I decided to challenge myself to put a number of 1000 images on DT before 2016, which meant I had to triple my entries and work to reach that target. I only had 779 pictures online at that moment....  ... More
  • First sale!

    by Anouknoordhuizen | 25th of December, 2015

    Just 1,5 weeks ago I posted my first blog: New on dreamstime. I just got accepted on Dreamstime and was wondering when I would sell my first picture. And then it happend: Two days ago I sold my first picture! It was a picture of presents under the christmas tree. I am very... More
  • Eight sales on a single day

    by Amitai | 25th of December, 2015

    Two days ago, someone bought 8 of my images in one day, all from the same "Holy land series" images.   These images have been posted on DT for couple of years now, selling here and there, while I slowly increase the number of images that belong to this series.  ... More
  • Two hundred sales

    by Theob | 22nd of December, 2015

    Hello friends! Since April I managed to sell another 100 photos (a new milestone for me), which I think it is good, considering the number of shots in my portfolio reported to the nearly 40 million photos submitted on this website I will continue to add different images... More
  • Merry Christmas to Everyone

    by Digikhmer | 21st of December, 2015

    Santa came very early this year to bring a marvelous present. It is not a latest gadget for geek nor a new camera. Santa bring me three digit monthly revenue. The picture below is the one that add the third digit :)   Again, Merrry Christmas for Everyone! More
  • More than 150 images online!

    by Yana28 | 19th of December, 2015

    Finally more than 150 images in my portfolio! Here my last images accepted:         and Happy Holidays to All!   See Article

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