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  • 2015 in review

    by Tangie | 7th of January, 2016

    Goodbye 2015 and welcome 2016! May this be an amazing year, much better than the last one. But before we bid adieu to an eventful 2015, we want to have a last look at what happened stock wise here on Dreamstime. As usual, we're making some stats and facts public... More
  • 2012 in review

    by Tangie | 31st of December, 2012

    The year which is about to end has been full of events: from the Olympic games to the US presidential elections, from riots and strikes to much debated bailouts, from record artwork sale to Felix Baumgartner's fearless supersonic jump, from the Queen's Diamond Jubilee to... More
  • with a mobile phone?

    by Physi28 | 8th of February, 2016

    2014 was not a year I would remember as to be called a good one much as in all the difficult situations we can find a positive learning process as it happened to our friend Bart Dierickx. You may read his recent post. A serious health problem (for the time being I am... More
  • Small changes, great results

    by Arturoosorno | 6th of December, 2015

    I recently reviewed an image made few months ago. The picture was good but not enough to me, so according to the message of this photograph I decided to make the sky black and white to reinforce it. Dear fellows I... More
  • 2 years with Dreamstime

    by Msalena | 27th of November, 2015

    Hello, guys! In fact, these 2 years were very interesting, teaching and ...quick! I would say, I have learnt a lot. I made a decision at the early stage tp become an exclusive contributor. Sometimes I doubt if it was right, but meanwhile I stay with this. Photography... More
  • Most Popular Images

    by 2700art | 17th of November, 2015

    >  I like to see that my most viewed and also my most downloaded pictures are ones that I am fond of. Its cool to see that people have similar tastes in what is considered a special image. Whats your most viewed image and do you like it also? Cheers! Ratio almost up to... More
  • Just started, first view and already sale :)

    by Tessalouwerens | 2nd of November, 2015

    I just started exploring stockphotography and Dreamstime. I haven't uploaded that many pictures yet but I have already sold a couple. I love traveling and hiking. A few days ago I uploaded a few pictures that I took in the Stirling Range National Park, Western Australia.... More
  • One view, one sale!

    by Vilaimages | 11th of October, 2015

    Hello everyone, just wanted to share a small but surprising (to me) record of mine... I uploaded an image that I thought it won't sell much and to my surprise, got a first sale with only one view! Not sure how often this happens to other DT photographers,... More
  • +100 photos online - Milestone

    by Fotografieschnabel | 28th of August, 2015

    Because of my fathers health problems this month, I wasn't able to reach my goals this month of getting 150 photos online this month. But family comes before everything else off course. Now he's on the better hand, I'm uploading several photos from my holiday in Germany.... More
  • How many views?

    by Gavinp101 | 11th of August, 2015

    I've just had my first picture receive 1000 views. This to me was a nice milestone. I think the number of views are important as obviously the more your photos are being looked at the more chance they have of being sold. Although it appears this is not always the case.... More
  • Canon EF-S 10-18mm f4.5-5.6

    by Matthewcuda | 18th of June, 2015

    Most of my work is in the wildlife realm, but I also enjoy shooting landscapes from time to time as well. Since I bought a Canon 7D last fall I have needed an APS-C wide angle and so I decided to pick up the Canon EF-S 10-18mm lens. As do many of you, I went to many of... More
  • Indonesian nature

    by Avenikolas | 31st of May, 2015

    Just a few pictures from my favorite country...   This is one of the best beaches in Bali... Just my opinion. We call it "secred beach" and there is not so many people who knows about this place. And this ship wreck is also interesting. What do you think? :)   Hm,... More
  • Use social networks to increase the views/sales?

    by Angelaciudad | 8th of April, 2015

    I wanted to discover by myself if the use of social networks helps to increase the views of my photos and as a consequence, the possibility of more sells too. I used always facebook only for private proposals and I had not any twitter account, so I decided to create a new... More
  • First Milestone - $100!!

    by Prsntg | 26th of February, 2015

    6 months, 313 uploads, 36 sales and today I reached my first personal milestone - The payout limit. I was interested in photography since a long time. Bought my first P&S sometime in 2009 and started shooting just about anything I see!! After a long wait, I managed to... More
  • My first sold image in Dreamstime.com!!!

    by Primesh7 | 17th of February, 2015

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  • Unusual view

    by Thorken | 16th of January, 2015

    In Austrian Alps there is one restaurant with it´s own brewery (making wonderful beer) and an extraordinary toilet room. When a man needs, he can watch the beauty of mountains. I didn´t see the women´s room but girls in our companion didn´t say anything about their view.... More
  • 200 sells !

    by Bennymarty | 8th of December, 2014

    Hello everyone, After 7 months from my first access to Dreamstime, I've reached my first 200 sells and 1370 pictures online :) I've very happy to get to this first goal and hope to keep following this way :) Here some of my best selling:... More
  • The ILCE-A7R

    by Maddrew | 8th of November, 2014

            My first Sony mirrorless was the NEX-3. When Sony first released their NEX system, it had a total of just three lenses. A pancake 16mm F2.8, a standard zoom 18-55mm F3.5-F5.6 and a do-all zoom 18-200mm. I was using the Sony DSLR-A550 at the time, which... More
  • Handy Photography Cheat Sheets

    by Asakalaskas | 4th of November, 2014

    http://www.designzzz.com/handy-photography-cheat-sheets Here is a handy link to some visual cheat sheets that will be highly beneficial for beginners in understanding many basic photography principals including manual settings & exposure, angles, focal lengths, aperture,... More
  • Image with over 1000 Views

    by Amdizdarevic | 14th of October, 2014

    I understand that views are only views and not sales, but at least I feel that these images are getting a lot of exposure. Here is my image with most views, this image is also ranked highest by downloads in my portfolio. Other 4 images are other images with highest... More

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