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posted by osmar01 - 20th of january, 2014
I'm creating a collection of images of the gemologist at work. The gemologist, gems, pearls and precious stones. These factors Gemologists study while valuing or appraising cut and polished gemstones. Gemological microscopic study... More...
Happy Halloween
posted by wordplanet - 20th of september, 2013
It's time to get out and shoot some Halloween photos if you haven't already. I'm heading to the farmer's market tomorrow to get some pumpkins, gourds, Indian corn and mums, and planning some shoots for next week on my friend Sarah's... More...
100$ - September best month!
posted by matthiase - 19th of september, 2013
I have passed over the magic limit a few days ago and wanted you to know now :). Just cashed out 108$. So far this month i have gotten 9 sales, i have never gotten that much in one month before, Im hoping for at least 10 this month... More...
100 images online
posted by famed01 - 25th of july, 2013
I finally reached the milestone of 100 images online. I think for me it is a great achievement!!! More...
Milestones - Most productive month in my stock career! 
posted by matthiase - 30th of june, 2013
This month has been great! I have taken a lot of images i many different situations and locations.  I have never been this productive in stock before. I guess it pays of to shoot shoot shoot, and learn about your mistakes and rejections.... More...
First milestone completed: 50 photos online till the end of 2012!
posted by gunaleite - 1st of february, 2013
Rickshaw driver is my 50th accepted image. I´ve been student of fine art photography and also worked as a photographer for few years. In September 2012 I decided to try out my luck with microstock photography. I never considered... More...
100 uploads and first assignment photo accepted
posted by marleenwolters - 28th of november, 2012
This week I reached 2 milestones! First I got over a 100 pictures accepted and second one of my files was accepted into the assignment. So I thought it would be nice to write my first blog to. Last year I did a photography course... More...
Milestone - first $1,000
posted by peanutroaster - 16th of july, 2012
Now here is a milestone worthy of marking - I just reached my first $1,000 in sales. This month also marks my one year anniversary with Dreamstime, 600+ sales and 1,354+ uploads. And importantly my acceptance rate has gone from about... More...
First sale on DT
posted by peanutroaster - 4th of december, 2011
I'm up to 121 sales but back when I started this photograph taken at a balloon festival was my first sale. This snowman is my most recent sale. My most downloaded image is this background: More...
6 sales in one day
posted by shauna77 - 20th of august, 2011
Yesterday I had 6 sales in one day. Thanks to the buyer(s?). These are the images, all taken from the same family session in June. More...
First time
posted by missdvm - 15th of june, 2011
4 of my pictures got accepted... YAY! a few more and I reached my goal of having 25% of my first batch of pictures accepted :) Now I just have to figured out how to add TIFF files to my accepted files.. somehow going on Edit/Upload... More...
Reached two milestones on my birthday.
posted by arim44 - 8th of june, 2011
I'm happy to share with you that I have reached my second goal 200 images online and earned my first $100, Thanks DT and thanks to the buyers. Next goal 500 images online,hopefully it will not take too long. These are the images... More...
I just cant believe finally 300 sales !!!
posted by darwinsm81 - 10th of may, 2011
Even though am a bit late to say i have made it over 300 sales!!! I can finally say "I DID IT"!!! It was a lot of work and i have to really thank to the many that shared their moments here, all of you guys are inspirations to success... More...
Milestones galore
posted by billdayone - 29th of april, 2011
Another milestone for me. Two hundred images uploaded since I started in DT. I have no idea of how to interpret the performance figures but I understand that it is a middle to long term project...very diffictult to go viral...as sometime... More...
More results and a thank you to DT
posted by bcritchley - 20th of january, 2011
This month has seen a few minor milestones for me and I would like to shares these with you. I have found the last 9 months on here has taught me so much about photography, microstock and where I want to go with the whole thing.... More...
Black and white - converting and editing
posted by risto40 - 7th of january, 2011
As we know there are a lot of different ways how to turn your colorful pictures into black and white. We also know there are several ways to edit gray tones in black and white. One way I sometimes use (in photoshop) is the following:... More...
Milestones in action
posted by alexhor - 7th of december, 2010
Do you consider your personal Dreamstime milestones only as a neat statistics? I will let you answer this by yourself. Let me try to direct your mind flow before you answer that. Few months ago I reached a small milestone of first... More...
8000 sales!
posted by bradcalkins - 29th of november, 2010
Well, I was going to wait until 10,000 to do a blog, but it takes a while to get 10,000 sales :) Here is my sale #8,000 from today: It has been an interesting 2 and a half years here on Dreamstime. It is obviously my favorite... More...
2 Years on Dreamstime
posted by charlydamart - 14th of october, 2010
Today is my second "birthday" on Dreamstime and obviously it's time to see what I've achieved. These are my numbers (and as numbers, always cold dates): Accepted Images on line: 305 Sold Images: 237 Total renvenue: almost $400... More...
Looking forward to my 3000th download..
posted by komar - 3rd of october, 2010
..however, it's a very long way away. 300 is a more realistic expectation as I'm just one sale away. Made you look though hey ;-) Anyway, I'm quite content with the sales for my small port. Now if only I could get 300 online, phew!... More...
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