Into the 300s

posted on 13th of october, 2012

Its been 2 years since I joined Dreamstime, and after some struggle to get my photos approved, Ive finally reached my 300th photo online. Getting them up can be tough initially, but with perseverance, one can work their way up.

What Ive learned is
- look into where few have gone. Ive had a thought that maybe one could generate income from resources that many others may have access to, so I looked into oil palm. So far, it turns out to be the work horse out of my gallery.

- one mans trash is another mans gold. Collect and keep whatever that others discard that might be of photographic value. You'll never know what the photo of it might bring. (eg. I shot some pics of bacteria cultures that a friend of mine discarded, and it proved beneficial)...

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Posted by T4nkyong on October 16, 2012
Thanks for the encouragement everyone!
Posted by Phoenixci on October 15, 2012
congrats and keep it up, soon you will have your 500th online!
Posted by Cmoulton on October 15, 2012
Congratulations! And you have a gorgeous portfolio!

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Story of Palm Oil... & Me

posted on 16th of october, 2012

I used to be a wastewater engineer, visiting palm oil mills to carry out tests on their wastewater and determine if the amout of biogas/methane/greenhouse gas is sufficient for my organsiation to develop a Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) project there. Things were going well until the price of carbon dropped to a ridiculous level, which caused me to lose my job till now. I thought I'd share something short about the industry I was with through photos I've taken during work. Here goes...

Palm oil is increasingly becoming a common cooking ingredient for domestic and commercial use nowadays. The oil is extracted from the fruit of the oil palm tree which thrives in the tropics. Indonesia is now the biggest producer for...

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Posted by T4nkyong on October 22, 2012
Thx a lot everyone! Hopefully time will be on my side! *cross fingers*
Posted by Jdanne on October 21, 2012
Thanks a lot for the information about palm oil production. Hopefully you will find a new job!
Posted by Irimaxim on October 16, 2012
Sorry to hear about your job. You have great portfolio and I am sure you will be just fine!

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