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  • Milestone - 500 images online

    by Lana4kask | 17th of March, 2017

    Hello friends! At last I reached this magic number, 500 images online)   For two years I uploaded my photos to Dreams, now acceptance ratio – 75%. Sales only 17, but I hope and stil waiting) My favorite themes are flowers, nature, animals and seascapes.     Some... More
  • My 2nd Editors' Choice

    by Georgeskyrillos | 6th of March, 2017

    From my latest bicycle series: One got to be an Editors' Choice:      and I'm very happy about it :) Thank you! More
  • My First Sale!

    by Ladybillie | 13th of March, 2017

    Hello Everyone, What a wonderful end to the day to find all your hard work is paying off! Yes someone out there in the big wide world has purchased a license to use one of my images!! How exciting, I do wonder what project it was for?! Thank you to that person for... More
  • Top 10 Destinations in Ireland

    by Dudau | 13th of March, 2017

         From ancient history to natural beauty, Ireland features spectacular sights, assorted with bustling cities and cheerful pubs. As Saint Patrick's Day is fast approaching, I'm gonna take advantage of this occasion to introduce you to the top 10 destinations... More
  • Goodbye, Azure Window

    by Elianehaykal | 9th of March, 2017

    One of Malta's most famous landmarks, the Azure Window, is no more :O It collapsed yesterday into the sea after heavy storms hit. How sad is that? & it was on my list of places to visit... Here are my favorite photos on DT of the Gozo Island arch:... More
  • Color, concepts and creativity

    by Glynisquinlan | 1st of March, 2017

      I have just passed my first milestone of having 50 photos accepted by Dreamstime and it has been an interesting journey. If you look at my portfolio of online photos you will see a great deal of variety reflecting my varying interests. But they do all have three things... More
  • My first unexpected sale

    by Danieltork12 | 11th of March, 2017

      Hello everyone! This is my first sale. This blog is for those who are still waiting for their first sold photo. I never expected to sell this image. If you are one of those who belongs to that category, then maybe you are wondering "Will this even work?" or "What... More
  • Start to shoot food

    by Nimless | 22nd of March, 2017

    Couple months ago, I start shooting food and food ingredients. A whole new universe was open to my eyes. Didn't realize that usual, daily products, fruits and vegetables can be artistic in some way. For me, photography was focused on portraits: seniors, childs, men, woman,... More
  • Milestone - 400 files online

    by Gibizet | 5th of March, 2017

    400 images to stock, not so easy, I tried new stuff, and I even had two pictures taken to the assignment on the crowd. Besides I am happy because my sales number now contains two digits, 11 sales. I share some pictures of this new hundred.       More
  • Editor's Choice

    by Keremgo | 17th of March, 2017

    Thank you for the opportunity to announce that my work Young Women On Meadow Sunset recognized as the editor's choice. It is good to know that the hard work and time I'm putting on my illustrations is appreciated. I'm honored, flattered and humbled.     I also like... More
  • My first exclusive sale

    by Olgabugrovskaya | 2nd of March, 2017

    And here is my first sale as a photographer working exclusively with Dreamstime.com. I am very happy and proud!   See Article
  • 300 Milestone

    by Patrick57 | 5th of March, 2017

    Just achieved the 300 milestone today more satisfying is my acceptance percentage which now stands at 78% from a low of 57% at the beginning of me uploading images to Dreamstime. I have found the comments on rejected images very helpful in helping me improve. Thanks to the... More
  • How To Take Great Pictures of Flowers

    by GWHughes | 12th of March, 2017

    The photo (below) in this post of the Snowdrops in my backyard turned out very well. (See the full frame photo in my portfolio). But, it wasn't necessarily going to happen without a bit of planning before snapping the shutter. Here are a few simple steps to consider when... More
  • 200 photos online

    by Janinalandisa | 24th of March, 2017

    Hi friendly community :) I decided to step in the micro-stock game just a month ago. I know it is hard to get sales for newcomers but decided to try anyway as I have lots of beautiful images sitting on my hard-drive and waiting to be seen. 200 photos approved in a month... More
  • My first sale

    by Mihaistanciu1977 | 7th of March, 2017

    Hello! Happy day, my first sale finnaly came! I was worried that something was wrong with my account, but is there people! My first sale!  It is an inuit wooden sculpture, from the beautiful city of Ketchikan, Alaska.   So, I just had to be patient:) I have a ton... More
  • Crater Lake

    by Cstiteler | 1st of March, 2017

    I had a great photo of Crater Lake from years ago taken with a point and shoot on a beautiful sunny summer day with the deep blue of the lake really showing it's stuff! I have always wanted to go back. We happened to go to Sunriver in Feb and I told my husband we definitely... More
  • Happening street is a warehouse of stock photos

    by Mangalika | 3rd of March, 2017

    Recently I have developed a keen interest on streets. As I roam around with my fuji mirror-less and the good old 500D, the streets give me immense pleasure to shoot all the people, events happening around them, food and culture. Some beginners might feel very much shy to... More
  • My First Acceptances!

    by Chockcaitlin | 4th of March, 2017

    I'm super excited to be part of the Dreamstime contributor team :) My first submission was accepted - 100% so far! (It was only 15 photos though.) I'm focusing mainly on my underwater and marine life photography at the moment. Here's one of my favorites from the group-- a... More
  • Trip Inspiring Uploads

    by Jormonago | 5th of March, 2017

    It's been a long time since I've uploaded consistently on Dreamstime, but I just got back from a trip to California and used my camera more than I have in months. I'm hoping that it will inspire me to start shooting again on a daily basis. I also just got a wonderful... More
  • Good news

    by Anorton | 15th of March, 2017

    Today I received the news that I have reached 250 sales. Very good news especially when the image is a new one to sell, this is the image,   Many of my images which sell are the food images, so I am particularly pleased with this sales as it widens my portfolio exposure.... More

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