Stock Photography Articles about newbie & Community Forum

  • 3 in 1...

    by Mani33 | 2nd of February, 2010

    Hello everybody... I got an idea that could be helpful for 3 parts: Newbies to sell faster DT our agency to have more revenue so they could make the great work greater We contributors to gain a symbolic value and who knows maybe to get inspired by something to help uploading... More
  • New to Dreamstime

    by Lowthian | 1st of February, 2010

    I've been involved in photography as a hobbyist for 40 years and as a crime scene photographer for 25. My wife is my biggest fan and when I retired, she encouraged me to try to sell some of my photography. (I think she was just trying to get me out of the house) I didn't... More
  • Similar images refused... good!

    by Arielmartin | 12th of December, 2009

    A while ago I had one of two images refused because they were two shots of the same subject with just small change in the angle of the shot. I was dissappointed, even angry! Those two images had been accepted everywhere else... how could that be! Now, a short time... More
  • Some Talented People Are Silent!

    by Mani33 | 26th of November, 2009

    Today I'm writing about someone... A FRIEND! Since last year I met someone who's really talented & different! In the sense of his talent & his nature! My friend is a real artist... He's an illustrator and a photographer! It's his daily work and... More
  • Newbie from Belgium

    by Odorf | 12th of November, 2009

    A lot of pictures uploaded and almost every picture was refused. But now the first three are online. It's a start. My pictures were refused because they were too artistic and not ok for this site for selling. So I will have to think a little different. Let's hope for a good... More
  • 66 uploads

    by Almotional | 30th of October, 2009

    This is my first post in this blog :) I am proud to indroduce first 66 photos of my portfolio. I hope this great community will like my photos, because all of these was taken with a part of soul. This is only beginning, more still to come... One of my fav pictures... More
  • Help and advice

    by Theclarkester | 28th of October, 2009

    Hi, If its not too much trouble and convienient for you.... could you have a look at my collection and see if there is anything that stands out for you ? Just a bit concerned at the little downloads that I get on this site - hopefully it is not the content that is putting... More
  • reached my first 100$

    by Intrepix | 3rd of October, 2009

    Recently I got my first 100$ together which makes me very proud. So I take this occasion to write my first blog entry. My sales here keep on getting better. So I am looking forward to an exciting time and promise to show up in the community more. See Article
  • Good morning, Dreamstime!

    by Acies | 3rd of October, 2009

    I'm pleased to meet the Dreamstime community! As you all can imagine, i'm brand new on this site! Well, what can i say, i'm , from Turin, and i like photography a lot. Eventually i decided to try to sell my few works trough the very occasion represented by microstock. I'... More
  • new member

    by Mack11 | 3rd of October, 2009

    Hello friends, I am mukesh kumar from jaipur,India. i am the now member of dreamstime.This the new exprience for me that have a plateform where i can sell my photes which are unique an special from others .An art of photographer which make photoes shines and looks unique... More
  • Getting Started

    by Maczuga | 2nd of October, 2009

    Just a newbie - only one upload so far... Would like to say to any other newbies: check out the blogs, they are really helpful! See Article
  • My First Sale !!

    by Theclarkester | 1st of October, 2009

    I am very pleased to announce my FIRST sale on DT ! I have been on the site now for 2 months and have 52 images in my collections.... Hopefully October will be my month to sell, sell, sell Thank you to the buyer :-) See Article
  • Thrilled!

    by Jeniicorv8 | 23rd of September, 2009

    I have been reading your blogs here almost daily. Not only do I learn from them but also I found them inspiring. I am very new here and do not have a lot of experience in ‘real’ photography. I joined for the main intention of having my work critiqued by a neutral party,... More
  • How many pictures for the first 1k?

    by Cipriansalceanu | 17th of September, 2009

    Hello, I've just started to upload stock photos in this platform, this is one my first photos: I was wondering what should be the frequency of uploads and in how much time could one make the first 1k? Thank you, Ciprian Salceanu See Article
  • Sharing a newbie's experiences

    by St0gas | 8th of September, 2009

    Hello everyone, As a newbie, I would like share some experience with people which plan to start sale photos on microstocks. I am sure that you will read some thoughts about microstocks that you already know, and seen somewhere else over internet. If so, it just mean that... More
  • I am Newbie and unexperience :)

    by Piyato | 20th of August, 2009

    Hi I'm Thai in Chiangmai City I'm poor English but I try to share my images although my images are not beautiful in my city , it's very very beautiful and be full of tradition I has 1 blog is http://piyato.exteen.com (Thai language) I hope you will know about... More
  • Being DT

    by Rockywaters | 10th of July, 2009

    I have been a member now for about 5 months. Its been fun... I still have no idea what DT wants in terms of stock and what they will reject. I have submitted pictures that I was certain would be of great interest, only to be rejected and have also had the reverse happen also.... More
  • Some help on keywords

    by Charlydamart | 7th of July, 2009

    Obviously keywords are fundamental for sale an image. Some time newbies (like me at the beginning) don’t take enough care on keywords selection. I think it is normal because easily a newbie doesn’t know exactly how stock works. I’m in DT from October 2008, and I... More
  • i am new in DT

    by Orangee | 25th of June, 2009

    hai. i am new in dt with 63 illustrator files comment me please. is this images are selling quality works See Article
  • My first 50 photos at Dreamstime

    by Kaththea | 18th of June, 2009

    Thanks to Dreamstime for taking my 5 new pictures today, as I’ve reached my (I think) first milestone at DT – I’ve got 50 photos online!!! I feel quite exited about this, almost like when I sold my first photo, as from this day I’m really a part of this community.... More

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