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  • My very first sale!

    by Alexberezhniy | 25th of November, 2015

    Recently I got my very first sale on Dreamstime! A vector illustration.       And though it was a 0.35 sub sale, it still made my day. I got the inspiration to draw more art, which in itself is a great reward. The image I drew was just approved:... More
  • My first illustration online

    by Fotografieschnabel | 9th of November, 2015

    After some trials and errors, I've managed to get my first illustration online. It's a word collage placed in a lightbulb (not the most impressive illustration, but it's a start)   Wednesday I have a day off at work (Holiday in Belgium because of the celebration of... More
  • It's been a while

    by Fotografieschnabel | 3rd of November, 2015

    It's been a while since my last upload, but because my fathers health isn't the best since his illness this summer. He had a near death experience because of a very rare side effect due the medication he needs to take for his rheumatoid arthritis. That in combination... More
  • My first sale

    by Shaereemukherjee | 26th of August, 2015

    Hello everyone, This is the first article I'm writing and its about my first sale. I still consider myself as a newbie. I have uploaded 22 illustrations till now and I had my first sale a few days ago. It was Mr. Piggy ... So, Mr. Piggy is the first one to add some $$$ in... More
  • 1001 Images!

    by Doubleclick7 | 24th of August, 2015

    1001 images It’s been 3 years, and my goal was to have 1000 images in 12 months! It’s not as easy as you’d think! But being a stock photographer/vector artist has taught me so much! It’s forced me to expand my talents, look for new things, explore new ideas... More
  • Finally in my portfolio 400 backgrounds and illustrations

    by Whitetqueen | 20th of June, 2015

    I am happy in my portfolio managed to cross the 400 approved illustration. Most of my ideas are the background for the sites, and more recently a number of papers appearing in the portfolio are made vektorki logo or vectors of plants. I am very happy, because the patient... More
  • New script for preparing vector files for microstocks

    by Dacascas | 3rd of June, 2015

      Hi there! I have a fantastic news for all microstockers who work with Adobe Illustrator. Now we have new free script for preparing vector files for microstocks - Stock Master. This script automatically scans a vector file and fixes mistakes such as open paths, ghost... More
  • 1st 100...Milestone!

    by Dolimac | 26th of April, 2015

    SO, I just realized the I passed the 100th vector illustration upload mark... months ago :) It's taken way too long to get here! ironically, this was image 100: breakin' on through again!   See Article
  • Different types of legumes as vector icons

    by Ksenashu | 13th of April, 2015

    Food and foodstuffs theme is very popular in micro-stocks. And it is natural, because food plays a big role in human life. It’s important that nowadays we can get a lot of information about healthy food. This knowledge helps people to be healthy and prolongs their life.... More
  • Hello Easter

    by Sunnyfrog | 19th of March, 2015

    This is my first post in the blog. I've never really had before the blog. I'm not much writing. I have always thought that the work speak for itself without having to explain it. I started as a photographer, but it turned out that I am a much better illustrator. Still learning... More
  • 500 images in my portfolio !! Yay !!! :)

    by Alisen | 18th of March, 2015

    Six months of work on microstock - and half a thousand works online :) I started to do more vector work lately and often try to fill portfolio. Choose different themes - so fun to work with. Many of the works are sorted by collections. Very soon going to download... More
  • 10 most used stock illustrations

    by Andreeadobrescu | 3rd of March, 2015

    If you want to create a flyer or a children's book, or you just want an icon to illustrate a button on your website, stock illustrations offer you a wide range of possibilities and elements that you can mix together to create unique designs or use them as they are. This... More
  • Valentine's day

    by Alisen | 13th of February, 2015

    Soon Valentine's Day! Personally, I am not a fan of the celebration details: glamor pink hearts and fluffy toys angels everywhere, but nevertheless I like this holiday. I did some illustrations on the theme of love :) Happy Valentine's Day to you all! Sincerely love... More
  • 400 images in my portfolio

    by Alisen | 3rd of February, 2015

    In my portfolio now - 400 images !!! Most of these images - vector illustration on various topics. I love to draw :) However, I'm a little upset that my pictures are not selling well :( I will try to draw better and better :)   See Article
  • About Graphic Tablets

    by Alisen | 2nd of February, 2015

    I have a progress! I started drawing my vector illustrations on a graphic tablet recently. I liked it! This is much easier than to draw using a computer mouse. Computer mouse to draw is not very convenient and accurate. The first graphics tablet, which I tried - it'... More
  • 300 photos online

    by Alisen | 20th of December, 2014

    I have got a little achievment - 300 works in my portfolio! Some of them are photos, others are illustrations. I began to study 2 vector graphic programs in October up till moment: Adobe Illustrator and Corel Draw. These platforms helped me to start new project of my... More
  • Step to future

    by Rohitha306 | 3rd of December, 2014

      Taking pictures using my htc phone. I'm going to submit vector images and earn bucks and get canon 70D camera... wish me luck! See Article
  • Sets of lingerie

    by Ksenashu | 3rd of November, 2014

    There are many shopping malls in my town. Wherever I go I see advertisements “Sale! Sale!”, „Super sale!”, “Buy it now at the lowest price!”. Where could I get so much money? I know many women dreaming about a big house with a huge wardrobe. But where should all... More
  • About cats

    by Alisen | 22nd of October, 2014

    A separate article blog about cats and kittens ^ _ ^ I like these cute animals, and I want to draw them again and again. I has turned to portray a few different cats on postcards, illustrations and images in a vector format. Create a separate collection is still early,... More
  • Numbers like animals

    by Ksenashu | 18th of October, 2014

    Last summer I decided to try my hand in creating vector illustration for selling in stocks. I think it’s very difficult to come up with clear and interesting task for anybody. I decided to create something useful for me, because a lot of simple illustrations already were... More

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