The learning curve has been long and hard......

posted on 13th of september, 2015

Whew!!! Well, I have been in Dreamstime as a stock contributor now for 4 1/2 years. I have finally just now had 2000 images accepted!! The learning curve has been long and hard (my acceptance percentage is coming out of the toilet a little dab) and I still have MUCH to learn. I TRY to have a diverse portfolio but I just can't seem to conquer the success of taking pictures of SOME things.....like....sunsets or flowers. I wish i could, because there are some people out there that take some really amazingly awesome beautiful ones!! But I do try taking pictures of everything....from babies to old folks, cowboys to industry, silly to worship, macro to backgrounds...and everything in between! Some of my images are not too bad, and some of them are just flat out not good. This time of my life has been a...

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Posted by Laqhill on September 15, 2015
Thank you all for your kind comments and encouraging words. You are what makes dreamstime so great!!! I want and pray all of us to sell lots of images so that dreamstime can stay as the top stock company!!!! Blessing to us all!!!
Posted by Martingraf on September 15, 2015
gosh - I remember I looked at your pf a few years ago - you have been so busy in the meantime - and successful - congrats for your great work!
Posted by Sunfire on September 14, 2015
Great milestone! Don't ever get discouraged, we learn from everything and try to keep on getting better photos every time. If there's a type of photo that is not coming out as you'd like, keep practicing and taking more photos and trying new settings until you get it the way you want. My acceptance rating is low as well but it makes it all the more sweet when I do get photos that are accepted. Keep on the good work and here's to 4 more years of taking great photos.

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