My First Uploads

posted on 31st of october, 2010


I'm new to this site, I'm new to stockphoto's all together. As most of you guys, I'm amazed at the level of quality I see in the pictures on dreamstime.

As most of you, I felt that some of the rejected pictures were actually nice. But reading the reasons why they got rejected, well ... it makes sense. When you look at the pictures some of you guys are posting up here .... rejection gets easier :-) On top of that you can use this advice in order to improve.

Now my first uploads are done, i'm just wondering how you get exposure and how long it takes before you get your first views. As it's always nice to know that you are not the only one looking at your pictures.

If any of you guys has any advice, it's always more than welcome.

this is my first picture online, it might not be the best, but it's a milestone for me :

Comments (17)

Posted by Mani33 on November 01, 2010
Great shots! Congratulations!
Posted by Fiifre on November 01, 2010
Thx for the information, I have my first few views, and like everyone, awaiting my first sale. it's exciting to think someone might want to buy a picture I made.

How long before you guys made your first sale ?
Posted by Laurasinelle on November 01, 2010
Welcome to DT! your first views comes after the 24 o 48 hrs, and a great tip its always participate in blogs! Wish you good look!
Posted by FabioConcetta on November 01, 2010
Hi and welcome!!! :)
Posted by Py2000 on October 31, 2010
Hi Frederick,

Welcome to DT! Keep learning and uploading!

Best of wishes,

Posted by Ninuscha on October 31, 2010
Hi, welcome to DT and good luck!
Posted by Keki on October 31, 2010
best of luck :)
Posted by smartview27 on October 31, 2010
Good luck!
Posted by Fiifre on October 31, 2010
Thanks to all for the warm welcome !! really appreciate it. As everyone around here, i'll try to improve as much as I can, working hard on the keywording already.
Posted by Mariaam on October 31, 2010
Welcome! :) You have a nice portfolio so far! Keep uploading ;)
Posted by Thanatonautii on October 31, 2010
Your pictures look great so far! Keep uploading and sales will come! Good luck and welcome on DT!
Posted by Davidwatmough on October 31, 2010
Just keep trying.... never give up ! David.
Posted by Joe1971 on October 31, 2010
Posted by Fiifre on October 31, 2010
@ all : Thanks for the welcome,

@ Roberto1977n Thanks for the useful advice. Keywording isn't easy, but a bit of research should help a lot.
Posted by Roberto1977 on October 31, 2010
Welcome on DT! My advice is to spend more time in keywording (title, description, keywords). Initially it is a bit boring, but in the long run it will be useful (buyers find your images through keywords). Wish you luck! Bye, Rob.
Posted by Shopartgallerycom on October 31, 2010
Welcome! Wish you a lot of sales!
Posted by Marcomayer on October 31, 2010
welcome and good job

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