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  • Inyrdreams
    Summer loving and the Dreamstime assignment contest

    by Inyrdreams | 10th of August, 2016

    Everyone has a season they love the most, and normally I would say for me its Autumn.. however I have really had a beautiful summer with many adorable models, and the photo explosion has given me 5 entries into the Dreamstime assignment contest this month! Although I would... More
  • Qiwoman01
    Assignments - Should You Sell the Rights?

    by Qiwoman01 | 23rd of June, 2016

    It's an exciting moment, you have 50 images in your portfolio and are ready to submit a photo for the first time to the monthly assignment contest! But wait. . .do you click Sell the Rights or Upgrade this photo to Level 5? What do these options mean? Let's talk about what... More
  • Dolby1985
    Do you like them?

    by Dolby1985 | 7th of June, 2016

            Hi Dreamstimers, This is my first assignment, I'm on the starting blocks for a long run of new challenges (it is actually me in the picture above - 2009). I've uploaded three pics from my archive from some years ago which were never... More
  • Cathconvey
    How a disappointment can turn into joy and happiness

    by Cathconvey | 31st of May, 2016

    What a pity! It was my first thought when I saw a small boy’s back appeared right in front of my camera. I was taking pictures of a musical band performing in a city park, and the show was really hot! A beautiful woman danced in latino-style, musicians played drums, guitars... More
  • Korat_cn
    Happy!

    by Korat_cn | 30th of May, 2016

        What a surprise to receive a DT email about the new assignment with my ballerinas!!! I'm proud to be the testimonial of the new assignment: usual people in unusual situations. This image was created for another assignment, and it's exclusive on DT. Well, may the... More
  • Nitish22n
    Three of my files are selected for assignment (success story)

    by Nitish22n | 22nd of May, 2016

    Hi Contributors, Greetings of the day! I want to share my success story with you. For the very first time I'm participated in assignment work and three of my files are selected on the go. I'm very new in this context, however its nearly one year since I'm a dreamstimer.... More
  • Farazkhan199464
    Pictures accepted

    by Farazkhan199464 | 21st of May, 2016

    Three Of my pictures have been selected for assigment at my first attempt im beginner in stock photography ,19 pictures on my portfolio,its been a while, not a single sale im worried, should i keep making my portfolio bigger or should find the reason that why pictures are... More
  • Xy52nemo
    Happy assignment, again; 10 approved and $250 !

    by Xy52nemo | 16th of May, 2016

    Joined the assignment "see me working", submitted 12 files in total (resubmitted 2 files for they were refused), 10 approved, all using sell the right. Got $250 from it, very happy though selling the right:) Here are some of the images.              ... More
  • Myab
    Image selected to the "See Me Working" assignment of DT

    by Myab | 13th of May, 2016

    Hey ! I'm glad to present here my image selected to the "See Me Working" assignment on DT :) "Proud cook of local foods" is taken in Istanbul, last summer...                       There are still 3 more days left... More
  • Cathconvey
    Dreamstime assignment - GO FOR IT!

    by Cathconvey | 10th of May, 2016

    If you still have doubts about participating in Dreamstime assignment - just go for it! I would like to share my experience in a few words. Initially I had doubts about participation due to the following reasons: - assignment image must be exclusive, and I normally do not... More
  • Digikhmer
    2500 sales milestone

    by Digikhmer | 8th of May, 2016

    I grab the opportunity reaching the 2500 sales to write a little blog to celebrate four years of Dreamstime with active participation and four milestones achieved : - 5 years at Dreamstime with constant uploads. - 2500 sales. - 1800 picture accepted. - $5000 earnings... More
  • Julietta24
    300 images approved

    by Julietta24 | 4th of May, 2016

    Hello everybody!!! Today was accepted my image number 300 !!! I am very happy!       And recently, after many attempts, was accepted my first photo on assignments !!! It gives me the strength and the hope to increase my sales. I wish you all good photos and... More
  • Pet548
    My new achievements

    by Pet548 | 28th of April, 2016

    Hi, First I have one photo accepted for assignment and although I sold the rights I am very proud and happy!      Secondly, I already have 713 accepted photos. And although sometimes I was disappointed and confused I do not give up. Even more this motivate me!... More
  • Olgabugrovskaya
    I am in ...

    by Olgabugrovskaya | 23rd of April, 2016

    I'm with Dreamstime since October 2015. And just yesterday there was a significant event for me. My image "Tamer of snakes" was selected to the contest "See me working" !!!! I'm so happy I feel on top of the world!!!!   See Article
  • Xy52nemo
    Happy assignment

    by Xy52nemo | 5th of April, 2016

    Joined the last assignment "landmarks of underrated towns", submitted 10 files, 8 approved, 4 using option level-5, 4 using sell the right. Got $100 from the 4 using sell the right, very happy :) Hopefully this can encourage you to participate continuously in assignment.... More
  • Keremgo
    Yalova, city of Turkey

    by Keremgo | 5th of April, 2016

    I've worked as hard as I could all my life. I wasn't a photographer nor an illustrator in the past - never went to school and learned everything by myself. No one did a favor to me, no one helped. I'm lucky that I have my parents who supported me on my passions as much as... More
  • Photographycornwall
    Image chosen for Assignment

    by Photographycornwall | 4th of April, 2016

    Every month Dreamstime offers contributors a chance to contribute images to the "on assignment" competition. Contributors can opt to make accepted images Level 5 right off the bat. Every month I think to myself that I'll give it a whirl, but never actually get round to it.... More
  • Perstock
    1000 sales!

    by Perstock | 25th of February, 2016

    Time to celebrate - again! Today I past 1000 sales and very, very soon I will have 2000 images online. Also, in the recent assignment I had three images accepted. All three taken in Havana where I spend a couple of weeks in december. A trip partly financed from Dreamstime... More
  • Wxh6763
    7 images finished in this assignment

    by Wxh6763 | 15th of February, 2016

    I never thought that I would have such a success in this assignment. There are 7 images of mine are passed in the assignment this month. Before this, only a maximum of 4 images in one assignment. When I saw the title of "On Assignment" , I like it immediately. I think... More
  • Inyrdreams
    A 'REAL' assignment

    by Inyrdreams | 13th of February, 2016

    I really enjoyed the dreamstime assignment this month , titled 'real people'. I think unplanned, spur of the moment images are often the best, most magical part of photography. The power of observation is indeed, a super power we all have. But being able to capture that... More

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