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  • Hello, microstocks!

    by Adash | 24th of November, 2009

    My new art website is ready for visitors. Just say "Cheese!" and... sell it. Everyday Fine Arts. Webscience, Photos, Video. Adobe Photoshop tips and tricks, Microstock tips and tricks, interesting links, workshops, Books and free LEGAL images, of course. Welcome! You... More
  • Over 1500 sales!!!

    by Py2000 | 24th of November, 2009

    It has been a year and half since I joined Dreamstime. I'm happy to announce that I have got over 1500 sales over this period of time. Thank you DT!!! See Article
  • Two years on Dreamstime.

    by Linqong | 23rd of November, 2009

    Two years time is so fast..... On November 20, I have already spent two years on DT. This is undoubtedly an important day for me. My sales have grown steadily in the past two years,I have to say that thank every buyer,thanks a lot for my friends I know on DT. In... More
  • The 1000th sales

    by Emicristea | 22nd of November, 2009

    Hi. Yesterday was the 1000th sales day, a very important milestone for me on Dreamstime. The picture was made last spring in Rome, in a shiny warm day. Fontana di Trevi is a "to do" place to visit in this historical city of Europe. See Article
  • Today is my birthday, what a coincidence!

    by Billysiew | 20th of November, 2009

    Today is my birthday. I have 3 sales and the images order are: The two ribbons on left and right represent the birthday gifts and the middle one represent the birthday blessing (virtually shake hand) from my friends through the internet(i.e facebook). Somemore, I... More
  • Title & Description, (very important, read my experience)

    by Creativei | 18th of November, 2009

    Sorry I'm in hurry else would have explained the complete experience I had today, I have just covered some important aspects, following which I guess you can increase sales. Bottom Line, pay more attention to title and description its really brings sales. Today while... More
  • Finally!

    by Acies | 12th of November, 2009

    My first two sales! I really wanted to share my happiness with you! I hope i will continue selling somehow! it took me a month and a half to make it :) Ty dreamstime! See Article
  • 1000 sales

    by Mitch1921 | 8th of November, 2009

    I've just reached another milestone. 1000 DLs !!! Here is the 1000th. I'm so excited.. Until now my earning gets better and better every month. Wish you all the best and success,too.... :) :) :) See Article
  • laughing your way to the bank

    by Tan510jomast | 3rd of November, 2009

    funny face ! that's one of my all time favourite movies of my eternal favourite model and movie star , Audrey Hepburn. i am a funny dude but nature. i was not like that all my life. when i was a teenager, i was the most unpleasant person you wish you'd never have met.... More
  • Unlucky month

    by Mildegard | 31st of October, 2009

    This october appears to be the unluckiest month for me. My revenue this month is 9.33$ only. Even when I had three times less images online my month revenue was higher. I wonder what happened... Is it a kind of autumn depression among the buyers or just my personal misforture?... More
  • New Sales OfP-EL License

    by Ongchangwei | 28th of October, 2009

    Very happy, Year 2009 first time sales with P-EL License. This photo i taken in Brisbane History Church. Before my last sales is on 10/30/2008. Very long time got one sales, but i still very happy and very hard work to hit another sales. More
  • Good month!

    by Charlydamart | 28th of October, 2009

    October has been a good month for me in Dreamstime. Three of my images get level 2!!! And I have two more with 4 downloads (near level two) I hope this way will continue!!! Thanks to all buyers! More
  • Trend line

    by Amitai | 26th of October, 2009

    Today I reached my sales goal for the first time since I've joined DT, 30$ per day. When you think about it, it's not much, only 600$ a month (Average of 20 days of sales a month, for me), but considering the fact this is a passive income from photos uploaded long time... More
  • 100 sales !!!

    by Defun | 23rd of October, 2009

    haha^^ over 100 sales now!!! Happyyyyyyyyy^^ 7 months working on DT, 454 uploads, over 100 sales now !!!!! This is the 100th image See Article
  • Four Months Since Last Uploads

    by Indy2320 | 23rd of October, 2009

    It has been four months since the last time i uploaded any images to Dreamstime.There for awhile i thought i had forgotten how to go through the process and "BAM" it came back to me. Well,after going through the acceptance process my two images where accepted and my acceptance... More
  • Came- Aim- Fame

    by Amitai | 16th of October, 2009

    I want to talk about simplicity. One of my best selling photos was simple to shoot and shows none of the skills I have learned in photo school. To be honest I don't even know, why it had succeeded so much because technically I have done nothing but aiming at the subject... More
  • Becoming Exclusive

    by Amitai | 16th of October, 2009

    I did it, I am an exclusive photographer with Dreamstime.com. I am in thestock photography business for 5 years. During that time, the steadiest rise in sale was thru Dreamstime.com. I average 5$ in the first few months, today I average 500% more sales. I don't know... More
  • More advantage of donating free images

    by Julia161 | 14th of October, 2009

    Hi, Friends. I already wrote about my experiments with free images in this article and since then I moved a bit further ;) - donated few more pictures and noticed that most of my new sales became n/a, many of which were the pictures showed when viewing the free ones. So,... More
  • My first year in DT

    by Charlydamart | 13th of October, 2009

    Time flies! It seems yesterday when I registered in DT and it was one year ago. One Year in DT. Wow! I am just a photography lover, and I thought “Can I earn some Money with my passion?” And looking thought Internet I discovered some Micro stock Photography web sites.... More
  • Give them what they want!

    by Antloft | 13th of October, 2009

    So, 2 months in and not great results. At the moment searching around for the right content that will interest enough buyers and generate sales. My latest train of thought has been background content as this is something that I would use also. The trick is making it interesting... More

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