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  • Isakwiklund
    First payout - 280 dollars!

    by Isakwiklund | 29th of September, 2016

    Things have been very slow for me lately. I don't know how come but for some reason I had barely any sales for month. Maybe because I haven't uploaded anything? Anyhow, I decided to not become too involved with stock photography and decided to settle for one account!... More
  • Project007
    Money talks!

    by Project007 | 2nd of August, 2016

        There are billions of dollars in this world and every country has currency. These kind of money pictures will attract buyers that are marketing Banks, stock-markets, and anything to do with currency or travel to Canada. Stories are told in the news everyday about... More
  • Shariqkhan
    World of Coins

    by Shariqkhan | 16th of June, 2016

    Some time back I have photographed Currency Coin both ancient and modern, Indian and World. Some of them are as follows Some Indian Silver Coins of Sultanate Period, Mughal Era and some Native States      Some Forgotten Aluminium Coins of India     ... More
  • Sauleancristian
    50 CREDIT SALE - PERSONAL RECORD!

    by Sauleancristian | 25th of September, 2015

    Special thanks for the buyer that bought this image:   Now I'm absolutely sure I can make money on Dreamstime. See Article
  • Creativei
    My Journey and 10000 USD mile stone.

    by Creativei | 5th of September, 2015

      I have just posted a blog about Microstock and my achievement, read now Its been a great journey over 6 years now. Click the above link to read the complete story. More
  • Singhlens
    My first 20 sales

    by Singhlens | 1st of September, 2015

    I started building my port at Dreamstime this year, have tried to learn from others on the forum. Hopeful that it will be good journey ahead for me. Some success for now, looking forward to do better work.           More
  • Bigpollo62
    A Goal Reached

    by Bigpollo62 | 1st of August, 2015

    Finally reached my first payout.But it was never about the payout ,but the joy of my photographs being found by buyers. Okay, the payout has big joy to!   See Article
  • Karenfoleyphotography
    Turning a Passion into a Profit

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 2nd of July, 2015

    Many of us have a hobby that we’re passionate about – and at one time or another most of us have given thought as to how to turn that pastime into a money generating activity. Before quitting your day job however, ask yourself a few hard questions.    What... More
  • Yourlettertome
    My First Submissions to Dreamstime

    by Yourlettertome | 3rd of April, 2015

    I think it was a web search that led me to Dreamstime originally, and that was when I first discovered this thing called microstock. I thought, OK, why not sort through all these photos that fill up my hard drive and see what I can add. At first that seemed like a simple... More
  • Avenikolas
    It´s all about sales and popularity?

    by Avenikolas | 9th of March, 2015

    Dreamstime is my first photobank. I have uploaded 88 pictures in this moment. Almost all of them are photos of people, travelling and culture. I know this topics are not the best for selling, but that´s my hobby. Only three pictures of mine has been purchased and I know... More
  • Steveacer
    Why Photographers Earn Much More Than Professional Footballers!

    by Steveacer | 27th of February, 2015

    It is easier than ever to take photographs these days so photographers are very luck that they earn much more than even the top professional footballers. A footballer in the UK is lucky if he can earn £3000,000 a week which works out at just £1,785 an hour. Most photographers... More
  • Photozlaja
    AND GOES MY FIRST IMAGE SALE!

    by Photozlaja | 24th of December, 2014

    Hello everyone! I am proud to say that I had my first sale of the photo on Dreamstime website. I want to share my happiness with you, I'm very happy that my efforts are slowly collects the results.   This small but very significant sales increases my morale high in... More
  • Mteeuw
    Sale of natural landscapes

    by Mteeuw | 7th of December, 2014

    Hi all this is my first blog on dreamstime my membership since September 14. The question; sell the photos of natural landscapes really? I would prefer to just take nature photos and earn money and often go to scotland highland landscapes.   Lake shiel at the glenfinnan... More
  • Braininvaderz
    The Money Maker

    by Braininvaderz | 20th of November, 2014

    Make money from your photographs ! You can make money from your pictures, videos even from cell phones. Take photos of different kinds, places or things you do, even products you purchase.(research the laws involving permissions/rights of others, in your country in... More
  • Thorken
    Money on photography

    by Thorken | 28th of October, 2014

    One theme that has no photos enough is money. If a journalist writes about government spending or personal finance, he or she needs some photo with money to the article. When a bank or insurance company makes it´s commercial presentation, it needs also some photo with money.... More
  • Brocko
    Vote for me! Vote the diva of selfie!

    by Brocko | 8th of October, 2014

    After several attempts i managed to have one picture accepted to the assignment, so i'm trying to grab the big fish... /cheers   See Article
  • Wiscan
    Sales paid for Laptop photographed twice over - its possible!

    by Wiscan | 17th of September, 2014

    This image which I have made 212 sales on has generated enough money to pay for the original purchase twice over. Just saying - good luck you people! (May not work with Ferraris) [previmg]0,400,123,273_17787672[/previmg] See Article
  • Glennmart
    Commercial vs artistic integrity

    by Glennmart | 15th of July, 2014

      This is a repost (slightly edited) of something I said in one of the forums. I think it holds true to not just photography, but anything we are passionate about and would like to make a living from. It talks about the tension of doing only what you love, but the... More
  • Gavinp101
    100 images uploaded....

    by Gavinp101 | 20th of March, 2014

    Hi All, Just past milestone number 1 100 images online. I joined in 2010 but for lots of reasons did not start uploading untill July 2013..oh well...wish I had started earlier. I still have lots to learn, not just taking a photo but to create a photo and post processing... More
  • Sasanka7
    Money or life? Or both?

    by Sasanka7 | 10th of March, 2014

    Money or life? Or both? Straight from the hip is an explanation that this contribution can in any case does not seek to argue, or in any way make light of the considerable work that makes Tomáš Hajzler and his people about freedom at work . It was he who gave me his lecture... More

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