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  • First days in Photoland

    by Tangie | 12th of July, 2007

    Equipped with fairly good knowledge of words, strong sense of humour, gripping onto reality, sometimes wandering through alternatives, chattering all the time, a habit she still can’t get rid of, Alice stumbled upon photography with genuine and untrained eyes. Never wanting... More
  • My First Blog to Dreamstime

    by Bryanroschetzky3 | 30th of October, 2016

    I Live in Austin , Texas and the city seems to have grown into a melting pot of Culture from all over this country.   The Heat of Texas Kills me in summer -"The Mountains are Calling so I must go"   What an amazing life. When you get out and Explore , take... More
  • Playing with Fire

    by Leicaphotos | 26th of October, 2016

      Poi is a fun photographic experience. There are many variations, but my personal favorite is spinning steel wool. Spinning steel wool is edgy, dangerous and a lot of fun. The equipment needed is as follows: a good hat or hoodie a coat that is fire resistant a... More
  • I exceeded 100 uploads

    by Gibizet | 23rd of October, 2016

    I tried it a few times it without success, some pictures denied and I had given up the idea to post here. I returned on the advice of a contact who sells photos on Dreamstime and I did well. 139 Uploads and only 5 refusal, now I try to clean my best photos and apparently... More
  • Nearing the 100$ mark

    by Vtr | 15th of September, 2016

    It has been little more than 8 years in Dreamstime now... With 157 Photographs and 77 Sale I am inching close to 100 Dollars mark which would be my first pay out. The journey was not without disappointment. It has been a roller coaster ride starting with the initial Happy... More
  • First sale

    by Igrik89 | 15th of September, 2016

    I signed up Dreamstime 6 years ago in 2010 and uploaded some photos that were not accepted. After several attempts to upload photos, I stopped trying to send photos for years to come. In 2016 I decided to take up photography again. I uploaded some photos in April of which,... More
  • Overnight camping - this is the Life

    by Romancaffrey | 27th of July, 2016

    We are working and working eight to six from day to day, eagerly dreaming for the long-awaited weekends, gathering our hiking backpacks and finally going on a back-country tent camping far away from routine, from obligations, from everything! Just you, your love, nature... More
  • Firefighters competition

    by Thorken | 17th of July, 2016

    Voluntary firefighters can attack the fire when it happens. But in Czech villages they have firefighting also as a kind of sport. To keep they abilities for fighting the fire they practice - and compete. It´s one month ago whet took place the competition of firefighters... More
  • First image downloaded!!! :-)

    by Parinmnparmar | 30th of June, 2016

         When I created my account on Dreamstime before more than 2 years, I knew nothing about stock photography. Only I wanted to share my images, to learn more, and to improve my photography. It was a pleasure when after many rejections, some of my images were... More
  • First download!

    by Taytecampbell | 15th of June, 2016

      After four months since my first submission I finally got my first download! I'm just starting out but I've enjoyed the feedback from Dreamstime and it has helped improve the pictures that I'm taking now. I've learned to try various angles and compositions and I'm just... More
  • Hello Dreamstime!

    by Pzmphoto | 29th of April, 2016

    Hello dreamstimers! My first upload approved yesterday. I'm very happy now! I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship :D   See Article
  • First ever blog

    by Andrewtucker2311 | 23rd of April, 2016

    Hey Dreamstimers, This is my first blog post. I started Dreamstime about two years ago while I lived in the United Arab Emirates with my family. I'm a teenager who loves photography - I find it to be a hobby that de - stresses me. I wanted to make some money, and came across... More
  • My first sale with Dreamstime

    by Kathywooding90 | 10th of April, 2016

        Very happy to finally get my first sale with Dreams time!!! If you wait long enough it can really happen. Hopefully there will be many sales to come.    See Article
  • Hi World!

    by Graphicc15 | 6th of April, 2016

  • My first work on 5 level

    by Dorvard | 2nd of April, 2016

    Today I was really pleased with this event. My work over the years in Dreamstime reached level 5! This is the image that I was one of the first, back in 2010 it's a surprise for me, a good shot right from the start.  See Article
  • I am extremely grateful after my first sale!

    by Cmiculit | 28th of March, 2016

          The first sale is something that every new photographer on this site is eagerly waiting for. And at some point, after more or less work and patience, it comes. Sometimes it comes just when the hope of ever selling something is almost lost. Excitement and extreme... More
  • First sale

    by Alessandrarc1 | 27th of March, 2016

    Dreamstime was bugging me so much about the tax form. At first I did not understand it, since I had never sold a single photograph here, but by chance, gazing upon my profile, I noticed my very first sale!   This is one of a series of table top pictures I took using... More
  • First sale

    by Xxxyyy123 | 25th of March, 2016

    It's encouraging - a big thanks to whomever purchased it!  See Article
  • My first sale!

    by Lmtphotography | 22nd of March, 2016

    Yesterday, my very first photo was sold on Dreamstime! I won't lie, upon discovery I did do a lap of the flat screaming in joy... I was ecstatic! Many thanks to whomever bought the below :) it made my day.   See Article
  • My first hundred pictures

    by Alessandrarc1 | 19th of March, 2016

    I became a contributor mid- Dec 2015 and at the time I had about 40 pictures in my "stock" that I uploaded. Since then it has been a marathon of about 10 pictures a week, sometimes less. I think my favorite of all is a snapshot I took last summer when I was driving up to... More

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