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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
  • Finally - A Sale

    by Ppeterson6030 | 18th of February, 2017

    I have about 160 photo files on Dreamstime now and I'm happy to report that I have made a sale. Not just one sale but 2 sales of the same photo. The amount of money is very small but I am happy. The image that sold was of a child in a music class.   My next goal... More
  • First mage approved

    by Monimitta | 15th of February, 2017

    I want to introduce myself to the community here. I have got my first image approved here. I will upload more photos very soon. this is my first image approved.   See Article
  • My first sale and my first illustrations for sale

    by Kristina2011 | 13th of February, 2017

    Cheers At last my first sale for $ 25 !!! On the task of the cultures of the world.  See Article
  • My first sale!

    by Ananve | 11th of February, 2017

    Finally, I have made my first sale, I am very happy. It was not so typical photo though with Dinosaur figures and then some. I wish this is the start of many more to come :) Being amateur as I am, I enjoy having a variety of types of photos as I can keep learning.... More
  • My first year at Dreamstime

    by Felzum | 6th of February, 2017

    My first year in dreamstime After 1 year I have the following numbers to summarize my experience: • 257 images online • 12 sales • Acceptance ratio is 48% The first image sold was given 2 months after opening the account. The image was sold 7 days later it was... More
  • First sale

    by Yanahgeorgieva | 3rd of February, 2017

      I registered in DT in January 2017. My first sale was photo taken in Ochrid. The photo was approved on 01/15/2017 and downloaded on 01/30/2017. I'm very happy! Thank you! See Article
  • My first stock photos: places, cars and birds :)

    by Bographics | 2nd of February, 2017

    I have done a lot of photos for the last few years and since the beginning I had this desire to get ready for publishing some of them. So, here are my first steps in stock photography! The Bay of Kotor, Montenegro:   Rome, Italy:   Some cars:     And some birds:... More
  • First Sale

    by Jamesbuys | 30th of January, 2017

      Wow, I made my first sale. hope there will be many more. please look out for images of white and tawny lions that I am in the process of uploading. enjoy. Regards James See Article
  • My first sale

    by Rosebc10987 | 26th of January, 2017

    Finally my first sale came i am on DT almost a year now.   this is my first sale photo of the week I hope to have more sale but ofcourse i will do my best this 2017 See Article
  • First sale!

    by Ntonks | 23rd of January, 2017

    It's almost unreal how good this feels. I've never considered myself a photographer, I still don't. I just enjoy taking pictures and I have fun doing it. Knowing that someone liked one of my pics feels really nice. It is like when you find out that someone has a crush... More
  • New to Dreamstime

    by Sweetpoisonblog | 21st of January, 2017

    I got my first photo approved and I'm so excited to see where this goes. I'm new to photography and still finding my way.   See Article
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

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