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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
  • My Dreamstime Journey

    by Kheng1987 | 21st of July, 2016

    I have an account with Dreamstime since 2008. It is a long time and I don't have many photos to show for it. I love taking photos. It serves as a record of places I have visited and people I met. So I thought why not sign up and see if I can make some sales from something... More
  • Turn ideas in pictures and let them sell...

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 21st of July, 2016

      Hi all, I just was browsing aroud in search of "ideas" concept and found that being a stock photographer is like having an idea and willing to get it approved, just like being in office and trying to get rid of the chief to have a preferment... Well, and I personally... More
  • First sale has motivated me

    by Donandsuji | 20th of July, 2016

    I signed up to Dreamstime a while ago, well, maybe a year ago or so, I uploaded some photos of which, about 10 were accepted. I guess after a little while I didn't give much thought to Stock, but one day about a week and a half ago, I came an checked out my account.... More
  • Is pet photography profitable for microstock?

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 12th of July, 2016

    Hi Dreamstimers, here I am again. With great surprise I found that one of my pictures has sold 3 times in the last two weeks:    And here it is... so I asked myself... the world of stock photography has a really huge collection of images depicting pets and animals... More
  • Waiting patiently and my five first sales

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 22nd of June, 2016

    As often said before... keep uploading and don't care about sales.. this is what happened to me... and these are my very first sales, between which there is one image I am very affectionate to:   My dog pictures give finally me the possibility to sell, and I'm very... More
  • Future sales

    by Pamjreynolds | 18th of June, 2016

    Hello I have now decided to offer 50% of any of my future earnings on Dreamstimes to a Cancer Research Charity. The reason for this is that over the years I have seen quite a few of my family and friends succumbed to this awful disease, and I want to try in my own way... More
  • Dreamstime and beautiful June!

    by Osmar01 | 13th of June, 2016

    Friends!!! Dreamstime begins with a beautiful June! Sun, sea and so many sales. Thanks to my clients and to showcase Dt. Summer is still long and we hope to be spent in many nice surprises.   If you want to spend a nice holiday I recommend Denmark.   More
  • More uploads

    by Pamjreynolds | 10th of June, 2016

    Hello Dreamstimers, I just thought I would let you know that since my last post of achieving 100 uploads to my portfolio, and that my aim in that post was to have 150 online by the end of the year. I’m pleased to say so far, I’m up to 116 images, and I still have... More
  • No sales, but happy

    by Pixelation2 | 9th of June, 2016

    I have uploaded a number of photos onto Dreamstime upon signing up as a contributor in February 2016, and after a shower of rejections and approvals of the submitted photos, I have finally amassed a total of 52 approved photos to date. So far, there have been no sales,... More
  • 1300+ images in my portfolio in 3 months :)

    by DiegoFiore | 8th of June, 2016

    Hi all! As some of you might have read already, even though I registered here in 2013, I started to upload images just in March 2016. Now, after 3 months, I already have more than 1300 images in my portfolio, and still many more to upload. Here is some of them:... More
  • New approved photos

    by Lmtphotography | 1st of June, 2016

    So happy that my photos from my trip to Newstead Abbey have been accepted!         And this is my crowning glory for the day I think. I had to wait ages for this lovely peacock to display his feathers! I'm quite scared of birds and my camera doesn't have... More
  • Why stock photography is not a hobby

    by Photographycornwall | 31st of May, 2016

    Okay, so it's been a while since my last post and, if you recall, my last DT blog was fairly negative in calling out people who do not pay for using stock images. That I'm afraid is a perennial problem, which isn't likely to go away any time soon. And anyway, I like to think... More
  • Struggling for sales

    by Redjono | 29th of May, 2016

    Hi I have been using DT for over 4 years now, but still haven't been able to request a payment as i have never got over the $100 mark (I have invested some back into keymasters), though I have had 40 sales out of 530 uploads. Starting to think i need to change style / subject... More
  • 500 images uploaded

    by Famed01 | 25th of May, 2016

    I finally managed to reach this important milestone         See Article
  • Firts sale

    by Felzum | 24th of May, 2016

    Hi I am new in DT and I got my first sale!. What a great feeling, after a lot of work, now I am motivated to upload more & more images. I need some tips   See Article
  • 100 images uploaded

    by Pamjreynolds | 24th of May, 2016

    Hello Dreamstimers, At last I have got my 100th file approved today and also I am now up to eight sales - not a huge amount I know, but after a few very difficult months recovering from a broken hip and moving house etc. I am just happy to have got this far.  ... More
  • Another happy goals

    by Mariayunira | 24th of May, 2016

    The journey in Dreamstime's family is trully a breathtaking. I was begin to join in January 8, 2011, but starting to upload in September 2014. I do drawing and uploading everyday. I try to make every kind of themes and concept. So now, after 20 months of happily drawing,... More
  • 1700+ Sales milestone!

    by Dolby1985 | 20th of May, 2016

            Hi Photographers, I wanted to share with all of you my new milestone of 1700 sales! It has been long time since I joined this community back in 2007. Here's are some of the top sales of my favourites:                         ... More
  • First Sale!

    by Pzmphoto | 20th of May, 2016

    I joined 1 month ago and i have my first sale! :) Thanks for dreamstime and the buyer! I'm very happy!!!   See Article

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