Stock Photography Articles about hope & Community Forum

  • One sale & waiting for more

    by Banubalaji77 | 11th of March, 2016

    I started with DT last October with a great hope in Stock Photography. Till now I have 21 approved images and 1 sale. But I hope to make more sales in DT.    See Article
  • Silver lining in dark clouds

    by Jimmytst | 4th of February, 2016

      There is a saying that there is a silver lining in every dark cloud. Some time last year, I had to go to the emergency department at the hospital to seek treatment for having skin rashes from contact with a poisonous caterpillar. It was inconvenient and uncomfortable... More
  • 8 "night" sales!

    by Msalena | 25th of January, 2016

    Till today, while reading blogs about 5,6,7...etc downloads at once, I felt.....mmmmm... a little bit envious, wondering "Does it really happen?!" I was sure that such nice surprises are not for me. Till today the best selling day brought me 3 sales and I remember I was as... More
  • 100 sales

    by Dubessonego | 10th of December, 2015

    It took me some time and a lot of patience. For a while, I just stop uploading pictures and wait. The sales were not that good. In the last weeks, though, it soared. And a lot. Most of it, pictures of Colombia. I just reached 100 sales. This mark gave me hope and incentive... More
  • What does 20 cents mean to you?

    by Jimmytst | 28th of May, 2015

    Having become an exclusive contributor for Dreamstime recently, I would earn 20 cents for every photograph uploaded. I have been asking myself what this amount means to me. For most of us, I suppose, 20 cents isn’t much. It isn’t enough to get us a set lunch,... More
  • Can I make a living in photography? That is the question!

    by Babar760 | 19th of May, 2015

    In hindsight, it really boils down to two things, and two things only: luck, and how badly you want it. Without either, you don’t have a career. Remember, you are going into a profession that has no regulation of standards, cutthroat competition, a highly subjective, non-... More
  • MY FIRST SALE ON DT

    by Antonio1962 | 22nd of March, 2014

    AFTER SOME MONTHS, THE FIRST SALE HAPPENS AND I AM VERY HAPPY. WANT TO THANKS TO THE BUYER WHO PURCHASE IT AND TO DT FOR ACEPTED ME ON THE SITE. ALSO A BIG THANKS TO OTHERS CONTRIBUTORS WHO GAVE ME HOPE WORDS ABOUT MY WORK. MATOSINHOS DOCKS PORTUGAL More
  • Finding the best of the best

    by Brokotok1974 | 20th of March, 2014

    Only a smart person who recognizes himself stupid, Because you want to get the best in life and in a work. And there is no human nature alone exceeds that of his mind. Only people who want to learn that will bring a lasting victory in a work. See Article
  • Waiting in hope (my son's first haircut)

    by Eswathi | 3rd of January, 2014

    To gaze at little locks of hair Knowing that its a treasure only gods may keep Fleeting from me forever I cannot, when I wish to keep I weep within Mowing the tender tresses A blade that could gnaw my heart But... They will return They will emerge They will... More
  • Happy New Year Everyone!

    by Cheese365 | 31st of December, 2013

    It's arrived, so out with the old and in with the new. A Happy New Year to you all, may all your hopes and dreams come true. Meanwhile....keep shooting and uploading :) Let's hope that 2014 is better than ever! See Article
  • Too happy, finally got the first one to download.

    by Fengshang520 | 21st of October, 2013

    Waiting is always very tough. From the first uploaded to the present, about three months. Turn on the computer will be open every day DT view. Today, just as usual, but the accident there had seen revenue figures - 0.96. I can not believe it. Click to go to see, really... More
  • I hope more people download my pictures

    by Maocheng | 7th of October, 2013

    I hope more people download my pictures :) See Article
  • 6 years on DT and counting

    by Gmargittai | 4th of October, 2013

    I did not realize it is already six years. Six years and one month more precisely. I can't really call it a big success but it is no total failure either. Sold 1503 pictures and managed to put 840 online. There were ups and downs, moments of joy and hope followed by moments... More
  • 70 pictures uploaded.

    by Fengshang520 | 1st of September, 2013

    This is my first upload in a month ago. Image upload time to wait to be audited. It was a feeling of a long process. About a week, on the site to see their pictures. Good fun! Of course, has continued to upload. After another few pass. In later with a dozen, a few went... More
  • First Time in Dreamstime

    by Iacopoguidi | 4th of June, 2013

    hello to all, this is my first portfolio and my first uploads. I hope that you look it. https://www.dreamstime.com/iacopoguidi_info Bye See Article
  • happy to join DT

    by Simonzhongzzl | 18th of April, 2013

    happy to join. Few years ago I planed to join.Today I take the action. upload more exellent pictures and hope you like them. work hard to upload more See Article
  • New Milestone

    by Phoenixci | 8th of March, 2013

    Already a year, how times fly in the world of stock photography. I appreciate the comments and constructive critics received from the community. It helped me grow and work on my technique. Thank you for this marvelous year and I hope to spend quite a few more amongst you.... More
  • First $100

    by Tidusx | 25th of January, 2013

    I am very excited to say that i have earned my first hundred today with 38 downloads. I will try my very best to earn the second :P , cheers Thank you for the buyer who downloading my work :) This is my first hundred one:P This one is the biggest sale ($5.19)... More
  • Say no to doom and gloom !

    by Davidwatmough | 13th of August, 2012

    There has been a bit of doom and gloom on the blogs recently but just now I checked my sales and found my totals creeping up again and ironically one is entitled Faith holds the Key Another sale was of an image created in Venice [ Lido de Jesolo beach ] and is entitled... More
  • Image and Credits

    by Solidsdman | 19th of March, 2012

    I used www.images.google.com to find that my image of the Hope Diamond was used in an Israeli blog: http://blog.israelidiamond.co.il/category/Technology.aspx). Exciting to see it used on this blog and my name and Dreamstime credited. See Article

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