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  • Fall for fall: what sells best RIGHT now

    by Tangie | 16th of September, 2009

    For those into site statistics, we have come up with one download evaluation you might find both interesting and useful. You will find below the most downloaded images over the very recent days. The list is presented for you to assess and draw some conclusion from the contributor'... More
  • First sale! :)

    by Janinalandisa | 10th of July, 2017

      I have been uploading on DT since beginning of march and today realized that I had my first sale 2 days ago. :))) It was Oxararfoss waterfall in Iceland. Both color and B&W was bought. So fellow DTers - do not loose hope, there is always a first time! If buyer is... More
  • Two Weeks Later

    by Oroano | 6th of July, 2017

    It's been almost two weeks since I made my first upload and I have 14 approved photos. With an approval rating of 100%! Which in some ways is fantastic, but in other ways it will make that first rejection much more powerful. I am very particular about the quality of my work,... More
  • 50 Files online but not yet get sales, but will try uploading more

    by Apanggeleng | 3rd of July, 2017

    I have uploaded around 50 files but not yet get any sales. Learning more what customer need & try to bring image with selling contain... Some of uploaded Vector Image ...     Andi, Vector Contributor See Article
  • Yellow Mountain: another two sales

    by Apers | 1st of July, 2017

              In 2014 I visited Yellow Mountain. With the fog hanging between the peaks of the mountains it looks like a fairy tale. This week another two of the Yellow Mountain pictures were sold. In total 35+. I wrote a post about my visit to Yellow Mountain:... More
  • 2nd sale

    by Bradshawj567 | 1st of July, 2017

      Had my second sale last night. One of the many pictures I took of a sunflower in a garden that hadn't fully turned the seeds yet. To whomever purchased my picture, thank you very much & thank you for shopping Dreamstime. Please come again! See Article
  • sale another picture

    by Diuna666 | 29th of June, 2017

      Thanks, thanks, I'm very happy that someone says it and I want to buy my next photo See Article
  • My First sale in less than 10 days

    by Lungjaky | 29th of June, 2017

    My First sale which made $0.29 When I uploaded this file it made a sale within less than 10 days. When buyer search something they always use one or two words in the search box, So it means that we need to add some sharp and attractive tittle to our file. I also got that... More
  • 280 file and 10 sold

    by Zafarkhan132639 | 28th of June, 2017

    I have reached at 280 files and 10 of them sold. The reasons behind these photos are. Work regularly, Do Hard, Start slowly but work much hard, Search what type of images, vectors, footage the people are looking for. Regular uploads gets regular sale. Put great and suitable... More
  • My file mad $0.42 only in 10 days

    by Zafarkhan132639 | 28th of June, 2017

    My file mad $0.42 only in 10 days. My file approved on 12/16/2016 And Sold on 12/26/2016 Thanks to the person who bought my photo. Hoping that my sales will keep going on. Here is the link of my sold file.. https://www.dreamstime.com/stock-illustration-happy-happy-... More
  • First Sale And Made $1.80

    by Zafarkhan132639 | 28th of June, 2017

    My First sale which made $1.80. When I uploaded this file it made a sale within 13 days. When buyer search something they always use one or two words in the search box, So it means that we need to add some sharp and attractive tittle to our file. I also got that it does... More
  • First sale and a surprise!!... :)

    by Patilustra | 25th of June, 2017

    Sometimes good surprises reach us when we less expect and my first time sales was one of those times! I didn't got any notification of Dreamstime and I was a bit away of it since I was a bit overloaded with my regular Book Cover design job... when I open my Dreamstime... More
  • First sale and a little story behind the image

    by TheSlowWalkers | 22nd of June, 2017

       Well, looking online this morning I saw that someone has bought one of my photos, which was a great surprise. Of course I'm very happy about this, very happy indeed. The photo was taken quite recently and was taken as we were on a walk around a small Spanish village... More
  • I referred first 20 friends to Dreamstime

    by Primesh7 | 17th of June, 2017

      I successfully referred so many people into Dereamstime and now I reached 20 referrals under my id in dreamstime.I am sure it will be keep growing.. Thanks to all the friends who joined.             More
  • Milestone - 500 files online

    by Gibizet | 31st of May, 2017

    It was an important step for me, 500 files online, I arrived and in addition I managed more than twenty sales during this month of May and I had several images selected during the assignments. I think the increase in my sales is linked to better visibility due to the number... More
  • Yes, I did. 300 photos online and a great sale

    by Axylexu | 26th of May, 2017

    Hi DT , Yesterday I was pleased to get to the 300 photo threshold online. I started putting pictures here from January 2017 and the sales did not go well, but last night I had the biggest selling in my career. Thank you to the buyer and thank DT. I was beginning to lose... More
  • 101 Sales: In It to Win It

    by Sandrafoyt | 26th of May, 2017

    What's the key to stock photo sales? As a popular UK National Lottery game show tag line goes, you have to be "in it, to win it." In recent months, I've more than doubled my uploads. I'm now at over 730 files online. As a result, I'm now starting to see photo sales happening... More
  • Why a simple photo of no names flower can make 100 times download?

    by Joe1971 | 24th of May, 2017

    22nd May 2017, I got the first photo which is download 100 times.   I should say I never guessed it real happened, because when I upload this simple photo, I just love it color as love that summer. That was a hot summer, I drive to outside from my city. My destination... More
  • When even "hopeless" photo is sold

    by Olgabugrovskaya | 23rd of May, 2017

    This picture was uploaded over a year ago. During this time it has only 7 views. I was almost sure I will never sell this image. It was even a lot of shame for this beautiful place. But I realized that I shouldn`t despair when I saw today the first sale of this photo! ... More
  • 200 portfolio images, two sales

    by Nimless | 21st of May, 2017

    Couple days ago I've reached 200 images on my portfolio. However, my sales on reach the amount of two, and stays like that since march 2017. Not sure what to think, it's a bit embarrassing. I see photographers reaching 120-150k in sales, is it something wrong with... More

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