The Impossible Dream?

posted on 15th of august, 2017

Today was a milestone for me—10,000 sales. So, I feel like celebrating and sharing my news. In the early years, I never thought it possible to reach such a milestone. It was my impossible dream.

Living a dream is not easy. It takes hard work and perseverance And the nature of the business has changed. But I am still thrilled that every day someone wants to purchase one of my photos. It is exciting to see my images on book covers, in popular travel books, and on important websites.


If you are looking for words of wisdom, I have no magical insights to pass on. Just my personal list of do’s and don’ts that I have developed through my years at Dreamstime. Hopefully it will help.

1. Be patient, it takes time to build a marketable portfolio, and experience...

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Comments (56)

Posted by Udurovf on October 03, 2017
Good article
Posted by Adeliepenguin on October 02, 2017
Again, thank you all so very much.
Posted by Paulst01 on October 01, 2017
Congratulations your image are stunning!

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My photographs are my diaries, capturing my travels through life, both literal and metaphoric. Personal Collections (links provided on right side of page): Wildlife Forces of Nature People Wine Country and Vineyards Antarctic, Arctic South America & Central America, Mexico Europe, Asia, Africa California US except California Wanderings: Generic Concepts Managed Collections: National Parks of the World

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