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  • Tangie
    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
  • Vtr
    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
  • Igrik89
    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
  • Parinmnparmar
    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
  • Taytecampbell
    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
  • Pzmphoto
    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
  • Andrewtucker2311
    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
  • Kathywooding90
    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
  • Dorvard
    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
  • Cmiculit
    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
  • Alessandrarc1
    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
  • Xxxyyy123
    First sale

    by Xxxyyy123 | 25th of March, 2016

    It's encouraging - a big thanks to whomever purchased it!  See Article
  • Lmtphotography
    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
  • Salvacubells
    My first 100 photos

    by Salvacubells | 31st of January, 2016

    This January I came to my first 100 photos on Dreamstime, I do not dedicate myself to photography full time, it is difficult to take pictures, edit, upload,... when you have a few hours a week but they are here, I hope soon reach thousand. It is a matter of patience and work,... More
  • Thanakrits15
    One small step

    by Thanakrits15 | 21st of January, 2016

    Tuesday, the 19th seemed to be just like any other day, with some lecture, papers, and all the fun stuff that comes with university life. But that morning was also the first time I have ever had a sale on dreamstime! It was only for 58 cents, at an "extrasmall" resolution.... More
  • Eddaphoto
    Uploads

    by Eddaphoto | 18th of January, 2016

    Today I'm celebrating the first 100 uploads to Dreamstime! And of course, looking forward for the first sale!   See Article
  • Salawin
    My first sale after coming back

    by Salawin | 17th of January, 2016

    After stopping selling my images here for a long time. Now I am back here again and here is my first sale after coming back :)     Even though it was a small amount but I am still happy every time someone purchased my image. Hope that this year is gonna be my great year... More
  • Laupri
    My first fifteen sales

    by Laupri | 12th of January, 2016

    Hello everybody! This is my first post in the blog is to share my joy at having reached the fifteen sales to start the year. I hope this year we can increase sales and make this more than just a hobby. Happy New Year and many sales for all! :) Here are a few... More
  • Saulute123
    My first sale!

    by Saulute123 | 19th of December, 2015

    Hurray, I sold the first photo. This is a lake in Albania :) I am very happy, i think that's good start, I hope this is not the last sale :)  See Article
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