It's been a busy 12 months

posted on 26th of may, 2011

Well to be honest it's 12 months and a few days but it has been a busy first year here on DT. I thought this small overview may give a little insight to the newer members and for those that like stat's.

Well like quite a few here I joined in 2009 thinking I was great at my photography only to get a load rejected and I packed it all in until April/May 2010 when I thought about trying again.

So before I started uploading again I read through the reasons all of my first submissions were rejected and learned from that. Upgraded basic post editing techniques, upgraded then my equipment to a Canon 50D with kit lenses. Started participating in the furums and reading up on previous posts.

So then April/May 2010 I felt brave enough to try again and was delighted in April 2010 to get 69 accepted files....

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Posted by Kultablasi on December 06, 2011
Thanks for sharing your encouraging story with us, godspeed you Brett!
Posted by BCritchley on June 10, 2011
Cheers Ginger :-)
Posted by Livingstonatlarge on June 10, 2011
Well...That is pretty encouraging to this newbie. Thanks!

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I am one of the remote editors for Dreamstime. Multi-international award winning photographer based in the UK. Major awards and credits: The Official Eurofighter International Aviation photographer of the year 2015, 1st place, best digitally enhanced image. The Official Eurofighter International Aviation photographer of the year 2014 2nd place win. International award winner at the Royal Horticultural Society's photography awards 2013, 1st place in Seasons and 3rd place in the wildlife category. May/June 2013 Dreamstime assignment 2nd place winner "Security and protection... [Read more]

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