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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 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
  • Surprise from Dreamstime, 6 sales at once

    by Lana4kask | 18th of May, 2017

    Although I already have more than 500 photos online, but sales quite bit, usually 1-2 per month, and recently there were not any. So, this week I check my page and was very glad and surprised that 6 photos bought at once. All images from my native city Sochi in south Russia... More
  • My first sale photo

    by Diuna666 | 16th of May, 2017

    So very,very happy and thanks to the person who bought my photo.   See Article
  • What can be achieved

    by TheSlowWalkers | 16th of May, 2017

    Looking at the blogs this morning, there were two articles, one after the other that, to me, sums up stock photography very well. Firstly, there was Thorken, who has achieved 10,000 submissions in around 7 years, big congratulations. Then there was the blog from Nikoslavdragonball,... More
  • My second sales

    by Yswong0633 | 15th of May, 2017

    My second sale less than 1 month beyond my expectation. Thank for my buyer again. Hoping that my sales will keep going on.   Here are my latest upload photo. Thank you.       More
  • First sale!

    by Nikoslavdragonball | 13th of May, 2017

    Finally, after four months! Interesting thing is that i had doubts even about uploading this picture. Now im glad i did :-)    See Article
  • It is Good to sleep

    by Digikhmer | 13th of May, 2017

       Like myself, I am living somewhere in Europe. I don't know if you notice something usually happened some night. Most of the time, we always deny or argue that "it will not happened over night". I may say "except sales on Dreamstimes" ;) This morning, when I wake... More
  • Anything special?

    by Callearlisa | 11th of May, 2017

    Is there anything special that could be shared that is helping your sales. I post on facebook also pinterest and am just getting views. Would love to hear from others on any ideas that would help sales. There are no 2 pictures just alike we all view things with... More
  • And here is my 1st ever photo sale :)

    by Bographics | 10th of May, 2017

    I am uploading photos for 5 months now and here is my first ever sale:   This is the photo camera of a friend, placed on a wooden table at a cafe. It is weird how things works and why is taking so long to have some sales, but I will upload more and hopefully better... More
  • 5000 sales milestone

    by TMarchev | 9th of May, 2017

    Thank you to Dreamstime, thanks to all clients and great community! I feel so good to be part of this, everyday feels much better! Thanks!          See Article
  • First image sale and 65 files online :)

    by Ihalaciuga | 3rd of May, 2017

    Hello everybody. Last days i observed that i sold my first image on Dreamstime.com. Because i am very happy with this performance i will work hard to submit more images. First target is to have 100 files online this month. Until then i invite you all to take a look at my... More
  • Second sale

    by Matkomel11 | 2nd of May, 2017

    Second sale in less than a month. I think that is very good for beginner. Thanks to the buyers  See Article

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