Hi everyone. I have recently reached 1000 online photos. This is an extremely important event for me, something that a year and a half back when I started seemed very, very distant in time. In terms of Internet social activity (including blogging) I’m virtually inexistent. Mostly because I am almost always extremely busy. I’m a graphic designer before being a photographer and I have something to do about all the time. But this is also because I am quite unused to online social communicating. When it comes to online social platforms I am like an old man who is given a smartphone and who somehow understands that the device is doing a lot more but he simply uses it to answer calls ☺ But 1000 photos is a landmark important enough (at least...
Thank you! Microstock photography is a long time project. The sales are real but you begin to sale more the more photos you have approved. I began to sell constantly since October last year when I reached 2000 approved photos. Right now I am selling more or less 100$/ month. Which of course is not much but for me is enough to keep me going :) But I have only 363 sales. If you look at the 'big boys" with thousands of sales and thousands of approved photos you understand the thing is for real. But, again, it is a long time project. Thanks Catalin
Thanks. Yes, you are right. It's important to get social. I have learned a few useful thing solely from those who commented on this post. So definitely when I consider I have something useful to say and share I will do it again. Thanks again.
This article has been read 2107 times. 1 readers have found this article useful.
Interact, make friends, share tips and techniques, have fun. Dreamstime wants your ideas and thoughts whether you are a photographer, designer or regular user. Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite images and photographers, post tutorials or simply exchange opinions with your with fellow dreamstimers.
Don't forget words and pictures go great together so make sure you choose some Dreamstime favorite pics to brighten your article. For inspiration, check out the hottest or the most useful blogs on the left.
Create a blog to tell your story, promote favorite stock images and photographers