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  • Top 10 tips for new contributors

    by Nikitu | 4th of November, 2016

    Congratulations on having your first images accepted at Dreamstime. Keep up the good work and many more to come! To improve your future uploads and continue with a high approval rate, here are some tips based on our extensive experience in microstock imagery review. You... More
  • Six years contributor on DT

    by Hellen8 | 18th of November, 2016

    Six years contributor on DT Exactly six years ago, I registered and sent a few photos for approval. Can you imagine how happy I was, after acceptance? ... Great! I gradually sent more and more photos. After accepting 50 pictures, I became the exclusive photographer... More
  • 1,000 images online!

    by Dianabahrin | 20th of November, 2016

      Hello, I write this blog post with great joy, announcing that my portfolio has finally reached 1000 images. Six years ago, when I started submitting images on Dreamstime, I had such a difficult time getting my images approved and having even 40 online was a very big... More
  • 100 pics online

    by Leg0ra | 30th of November, 2016

    Few days ago I reached 100 photos online, I have registered in 2014, but have only been active in the begging and few months back. I plan to be more active in future and upload more photos per month, reach milestones faster, and try to be better in quality. Here is my... More
  • What? More Sales?!

    by Lmtphotography | 9th of November, 2016

    Hello Dreamstimers! I was astounded when I logged in the other day to discover that I had, in fact, seven sales! Granted, it only comes to a total of $5.67... But, nevertheless, I am really happy about the success. Here are some that I have sold in the past few weeks:... More
  • First Milestone

    by Davidnew7 | 25th of November, 2016

    hello everyone i am new here on dreamstime (less then a month) I wanted to share with you my first milestone - 100 online files! of course no sales yet but i believe that time will make them! I want to invite you all to take a look at my small portfolio I will like... More
  • Lithuanian winter

    by Milllda | 16th of November, 2016

    Hello to all :) Soon start winter, beautiful time of year. I am waiting snow and ice . Before that I would like to show few photos about last winters in Lithuania. If you like, more photos can found in my collection - Winter lanscape and plants. Best wishes!    ... More
  • Autumn falls 2016

    by Digikhmer | 17th of November, 2016

    This year the autumn season in The Hague is really colorful comparing to the past year because the rainy and wet weather conditions. It created a very contrasted color on the autumn trees and falls. Here below some the autumn view of The Hague with the brand new Nikon... More
  • A milestone: 5000 pictures on Dreamstime

    by Pjworldtour | 19th of November, 2016

    With my last journey to Vietnam I reach a new milestone on DT with more than 5000 pictures in my portfolio         See Article
  • The Altiplano of Northern Chile

    by Jeremyrichards | 26th of November, 2016

        If you are looking for somewhere off the beaten track, try the Altiplano of Region XV in the far north east of Chile. The Altiplano is a vast high plateau that stretches across large areas of Chile, Bolivia and Peru and is characterised by stunningly beautiful scenery... More
  • Stats

    by Stef22 | 8th of November, 2016

    2161 online images   1001 sales   third prize winner in the assignment - Usual people in unusual situations   1800 $ income   Next step? Canon 1DX Mark II :D See Article
  • 50 sold

    by Mgntplus | 15th of November, 2016

    After two years I've reached 50 sold photos of 850 accepted. Honestly, I expected more when I became a contributor. It is obvious that it takes far more effort for a good result. My involvement and expectations are now higher. I am sure that the reason for the high criteria... More
  • Jaisalmer Fort, Rajasthan, India

    by Parinmnparmar | 24th of November, 2016

    Jaisalmer fort is a World Heritage Site situated in Jaisalmer (also known as "Golden City), Rajasthan, India. The name comes from a Rajput Ruler, Rawal Jaisal, who built the fort in 1156 AD. The fort stands on a hill - Trikuta Hill. The beauty of the fort comes from yellow... More
  • One of my favourite aerial video shot from this year

    by Farkasjeremias | 24th of November, 2016

    I just simply wanted to share this footage with you guys. What do you think about it? It was taken in Budapest this autumn.   And also, one of my favourite image. I like taking picture of dancing people. How do you like it?   More
  • Machu Picchu, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World

    by Apers | 20th of November, 2016

       Machu Picchu is an icon of the Inca culture. It was built around 1450 for one of the Inca emperors and abandoned a century later during the Spanish Conquest. Hiram Bingham rediscovered it in 1911. The place was so secluded that only local people knew about it. And now... More
  • New milestone!

    by Pet548 | 27th of November, 2016

    Hi all! I want to share with you how happy I am! First I have 1000 pictures accepted and second I reached to $ 100. It was a long and hard work and even though my acceptance ratio is low, I continue to learn and improve my skill! I wish you all good luck! My latest uploaded... More
  • Photography can be freedom or captivity

    by Bryanroschetzky3 | 5th of November, 2016

    I have always tried to keep Photography , in my opinion, an art form. A Freedom. Not that dirty word. A JOB. but it is sad to say, it is a Job. It seems like these days it's almost impossible to find a way to climb to the top of the ladder in the realm of Photography. So... More
  • Travel photography: Parks and Exhibits

    by Sunfire | 14th of November, 2016

          Last September I was traveling. I was visiting some friends and enjoying the theme parks at Orlando Florida. Yes, the crowds are horrible and everyone and their mother wants to take great vacation photos with their phones. Underexposed, dark, blurry photos... More
  • Photomodels that do not have to pay

    by Aynursib | 3rd of November, 2016

    Good day! Don't know how many photographers doing that, but I have never paid the models. Don't even know how to interact with the photo-models. This is probably my next step in photographing people. In the meantime, I use the "services" photo-models, which I do not need... More
  • Milestone - 200 files online

    by Gibizet | 13th of November, 2016

    A hundred files online further, I arrive at two hundred. For this I took a tour at the Paris Motor Show                I followed a ladybug      I photographed Paris      I did panorama in the churches  ... More

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