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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Lots of Audio sales

    by Davidmartyn | 27th of April, 2017

    After submitting music files to Dreamstime soon after the audio collection went online, things were quiet for a while, as to be expected with a new content collection. However last week I sold 58 files in a few days. So it seems the music content is up and running (and selling!... More
  • New milestone. 1000 images sold!

    by Baldas1950 | 20th of April, 2017

    Today I have discovered that it has reached the goal of 1000 sales. This is the thousandth photo sold. "The four primordial elements: earth, water, air and fire"   I started uploading images in 2011 and then creating compositions like this one just for fun. Today it... More
  • 2000 Sales Milestone!

    by Dolby1985 | 14th of April, 2017

       Hi Dreamstimers, few days ago I've reached my new milestone of 2000 pictures sold! That's amazing! It has been many years since I've started on the website but for some long time I wasn't regular in uploading pictures. In the last year i've uploaded a lot of... More
  • Sky... Sky... Sky...

    by Parinmnparmar | 13th of April, 2017

    I have always loved to capture sky, clouds, sun, moon, and stars... When I uploaded my sky images, I had some doubts whether they can be sold, especially because there are thousands of great sky images on DT already. But when I saw last week, there were back to back 5... More
  • Celebrating my number 2500 online file

    by Martingraf | 12th of April, 2017

    [previmg]0,400,53,203_89606176[/previmg] It's been a while since I was official :) ---- but reckon that number is something to be a bit proud of and look back. With more and more competition I have lately started putting up my numbers regarding uploads to keep up a bit.... More
  • Back with new stuff again...

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 11th of April, 2017

    After a long time away from DT, due to the loss of my whole camera setup, I decided to buy another one and keep on posting for my Exclusivity contribution to this database, improving the quality of my shots and the times of shooting sessions. And so I also decided to ask... More
  • 2000 taken photos, 175 sales.

    by Vladimirkz | 7th of April, 2017

    I am very happy to reach new heights, 2000 jobs accepted and 175 sales. I would like to make it on the contrary, in 2000 sales, and for this it is necessary to strive for!  My two thousandth job accepted. I wish everyone new achievements! See Article
  • NOTHING TO CELEBRATE ?REALLY?

    by Westwoodkuba | 1st of April, 2017

       Hello everyone, its my first blog so excuse me if i ramble. Its Saturday morning here, and i am reading some great blogs about sales and number of uploads, and i start to think i am out of my depth. You see i am only on 45 uploads, no sales and keep letting myself... More
  • Exclusivity approved

    by Monimitta | 29th of March, 2017

    Hello All, I am glad to share this news with you all that my exclusivity request has been approved yesterday. I am so happy to see this as its big achievement for me.           More
  • Categories & Keywords: Sometimes It's Best to Think Inside the Box P2

    by Smokinggun7 | 25th of March, 2017

    PART 2: THE SOLUTION FOR DOING SEO FOR IMAGES   “I’m going to give you less than 30 seconds to draw a picture of a tree. Go.” Running a sketch meetup group, I prompted a café full of extremely creative artists with this, and do you know what happened? I... More
  • Categories & Keywords: Sometimes It's Best to Think Inside the Box

    by Smokinggun7 | 25th of March, 2017

    PART 1: THE PROBLEM WITH SEO FOR IMAGES    “What’s in the box?” This question is asked by Brad Pitt’s character, Detective David Mills, in the 1995 neo-noir crime thriller movie, Se7en. As viewers, we never get to see the answer, what was actually in the... More
  • Sales over 200

    by Ilkercelik | 11th of March, 2017

    In six Years I made sales just over 200. Do you think It is low? Well, maybe It is a great success who knows. I uploaded over 1100 photos to Dreamstime and waited for sales. Waited with patience. It is usually said, it is normal that contributor may not see increase in sales... More

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