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  • Anouknoordhuizen
    First sale!

    by Anouknoordhuizen | 25th of December, 2015

    Just 1,5 weeks ago I posted my first blog: New on dreamstime. I just got accepted on Dreamstime and was wondering when I would sell my first picture. And then it happend: Two days ago I sold my first picture! It was a picture of presents under the christmas tree. I am very... More
  • Amitai
    Eight sales on a single day

    by Amitai | 25th of December, 2015

    Two days ago, someone bought 8 of my images in one day, all from the same "Holy land series" images.   These images have been posted on DT for couple of years now, selling here and there, while I slowly increase the number of images that belong to this series.  ... More
  • Maocheng
    I sold 165 pictures yesterday

    by Maocheng | 23rd of December, 2015

    December 23, I sold 165 pictures. December 23 is my lucky day, maybe this is the Christmas gift. December 22 is the day of longest time of the night, from December 23, the time of daylight will gradually increase.   See Article
  • Adammeadows12
    250 uploads!

    by Adammeadows12 | 18th of December, 2015

    I have reached another goal of 250 uploads. Thank you all who bought my images and helped me on the way with supportive feedback. Here is some of my approved work in the past week           More
  • Info70962
    Conceptual work over Christmas

    by Info70962 | 16th of December, 2015

    Well its that time of year again where the snow starts to fall and if your somewhere warm I'll envy you. Then again it could be worse and I could be back in Montreal in the freezing weather with three feet of snow! Instead I'm in the beautiful province of BC celebrating my... More
  • Cgardinerphotos
    The Benefits of Winging a Trip

    by Cgardinerphotos | 16th of December, 2015

    I want to talk to you about the benefits of just 'winging' your next big travel trip. I've come to really enjoy traveling this way, and will show you how a road trip through the national parks of the United States looked in about 29 days. I had built up a list of places... More
  • Babar760
    Finally hit $ 12,000 in sales!

    by Babar760 | 15th of December, 2015

    2000 uploads and $ 12,000 in sales. Let's hope the "stock" market doesn't go downhill..........Too many buyers are going to Instagram!            More
  • Glacyer
    One year with Dreamstime

    by Glacyer | 14th of December, 2015

    I am celebrating my first year with Dreamstime. Thanks to all the buyers and Dreamstime team for everything you're doing for me, for helping me evolve and be a better photographer.                                  More
  • Victordiola
    A visit at Madame Tussauds wax museum

    by Victordiola | 11th of December, 2015

       Madame Tussauds Founder Marie Tussaud wax model Visiting a wax museum like Madame Taussauds is a great experience. So far I have visited two of these museums, one in Hong Kong, and the other one is here in Sydney in Australia    Australian Famous Personality... More
  • Parthbhatt
    Living heritage of India: Rathyatra

    by Parthbhatt | 10th of December, 2015

    India is country of festivals. Almost all months of the year has unique festival. The State of Gujarat in India celebrates the journey of Lord Jagannath in the city of old Ahmedabad from last 130 years. Its the most popular tourist attraction around the world. Three small... More
  • Popsidoodle
    While You Are Waiting For Your Alaska Cruise Ship

    by Popsidoodle | 8th of December, 2015

    Welcome to beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia. Gateway to your Alaska cruise. While you are waiting to board your ship you will find yourself "under the sails" at Canada Place.      Canada Place was opened in 1986 as the Canada Pavilion for the World Exposition,... More
  • Amitai
    The beauty of Israel

    by Amitai | 5th of December, 2015

    I've been documenting Israel's natural beauty on DT for almost 10 years.   It never cease to amaze me how deep is the contrast between the beauty of the country and the difficulties that accompany those who dare living here.   Despite the fact that Isis is on our borders,... More
  • Robertflynn
    Dear Deer, I think these are two of my best

    by Robertflynn | 4th of December, 2015

    hi folks Well sometimes it just happens. It would frighten me to add up the hours i have spent sitting in wet, damp, dark, smelly hides and come home with nothing. Then out of nowhere you get this    There i was driving merrily along the road in the countryside... More
  • Dubsy21
    Slowly, but surely!

    by Dubsy21 | 2nd of December, 2015

    This is my first blog, but only to say thanks to those who have purchased my photos! Nothing gives me more encouragement than people giving me support and advice to improve my photography. The refused files with attached reasons for refusal is really painful but USEFUL... More
  • Angelaostafichuk
    A Great Souvenir Idea For Photographers

    by Angelaostafichuk | 26th of November, 2015

    After you've been traveling for a while, you start to accumulate many random kick-knacks from batiks to bowls. And your friends and family may sigh and say "yet another _______"? The truth is, when you have traveled, a lot souvenirs start to look the same. I've found very... More
  • Fatema7864
    101 uploads and 1st sale!

    by Fatema7864 | 24th of November, 2015

    Yippee!!! This has been a great month. Crossed 100 uploads and bagged my 1st sale. I am really thankful to Dreamstime for giving me this platform and also to the buyer of my pic. My first sale has given me a new boost and motivated me to hone my skills further. Hoping... More
  • Pedrovenancio72
    Travel Photography for Writers: 10 Tips for Getting Started

    by Pedrovenancio72 | 22nd of November, 2015

    Travel photography Before the trip 1. Decide a camera strategy that suits you Determine whether you want to carry one (high end) camera kit, or do you have two or three cameras (good camera phones will do as well) at hand that you use in different situations. Both... More
  • Apers
    Yellow Mountain - Huangshan

    by Apers | 21st of November, 2015

    As CS professor at a Dutch university I travel every now and then to China. Besides visiting universities I like to go to special places to take pictures. Last year I went to Yellow Mountain (Huangshan). With the fog between the pointed mountains it looks like a fairy... More
  • Prsntg
    My first 'True' Level 5 image!

    by Prsntg | 20th of November, 2015

    With a 42c sub sale today, this one has jumped up the ladder to become the first Level 5 image in my port (Ignoring the assignment files). A Feel-Good moment!   Never thought this will be the 'Top-Seller' in my port. In fact this is the only one that I can call a... More
  • Photashoot
    Spiritual hub

    by Photashoot | 18th of November, 2015

    A beauty that had people crying inside, as they made their pilgrimage to the church described as holiest of Catholic shrines.   Built from 1506 to 1626, with no cranes! It still dominates the skyline of Rome, as part of the Vatican City sovereign jurisdiction. Amazing... More

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