My First Year

posted on 21st of january, 2009

I have just passed the anniversary of the day my first image went online here at Dreamstime. I just wanted to say that I am so happy to have found this site and this outlet for my creativity. I would also like to thank all the buyers and all the other contributors who have made me feel welcome and have helped so much along the way.
This was my first image accepted, and 2,827 Downloads and 1381 uploads later...

This is my favorite of my last images accepted: Thanks again.

Comments (18)

Comment by Nimblewit on February 09, 2009

Congratulations! Great portfolio.

Comment by Irisangel on January 27, 2009

Thanks again everyone.

Comment by Ptoone on January 22, 2009

You've done well. Nice work!

Comment by Eclecticelegance on January 22, 2009

WOW!! congratulations!

Comment by Oliviermeerson on January 22, 2009

you are doing great ! i try to be as professional as you, and i learned a lot following your suceessfull story in dreamstime.

Comment by Irisangel on January 22, 2009

Thanks Maigi, that one is one of my favs also. I have a way to go to catch up to you and your great portfolio.

Comment by Maigi on January 22, 2009

Wow, great! Celebration day!  Image not available or id is incorrect. 

This is one of my favorites:

 Lily Floral corner invitation  

Many more up'n'downloads next year!!!

Comment by Irisangel on January 22, 2009

Thanks everyone!!! What a nice way to start the day with so many nice messages. Have a great day!

Comment by Indos82 on January 22, 2009

Congratulations! many happy returns of the day ;)

Comment by Creativei on January 22, 2009

Yeah as Rob said, we name it DT Day..... Wow a great portfolio and a better downloads 2.04 per image is a great achievement. Infact your upload rates are a motivation factor for me.

Comment by Justmeyo on January 22, 2009

Happy anniversary and wish you to celebrate many years on DT with us,Gabriel

Comment by Littledesire on January 22, 2009

Forgot to say: see you at the
:) (not wedding, of course :):)

Comment by Littledesire on January 22, 2009

Happy Anniversary,
It's time to celebrate!

Comment by Roberto1977 on January 22, 2009

Happy DT-Day! Great job!

Comment by Lftan on January 21, 2009

Happy Anniversary :) Great portfolio.

Comment by Xiaopo8211 on January 21, 2009

Happy Anniversary~~wish you win better~

Comment by Fultonsphoto on January 21, 2009

Congrats Irisangel, it has been a busy year for you with that many uploads, but even busier with the downloads, well deserved from the first image online till the latest they are all good :0)

Comment by Marilyngould on January 21, 2009

Congratulations on your anniversary and your accomplishments. Your images are inspirational as well as beautiful. Best wishes always!

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Photo credits: Irisangel.

About me

Art has always been a part of my life. Photography was a natural part of the evolution. I have a closet full of cameras and lenses, including a 3D camera. All of which are gathering dust since digital cameras came along and changed the world. For the past 10+ years I have been trying to learn all I can about post production and digital art. Even after all these years, I know I have not even begun to scratch the surface of all there is to know. And so, the journey continues.

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