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  • Slow month

    by Cooper5022 | 15th of January, 2010

    Is January normally a slow month for sales? I have had zero so far this month in spite of uploading around 40 with a 94% approval rate. Maybe my bird/nature photos are not something being bought on Dreamstime? Any other nature photographers having success? Maybe its the... More
  • My First Tiff Format Sale

    by Indy2320 | 13th of January, 2010

    On the same day that Dreamstime announced that Tiff Format images would be available someone purchased one of my images in the new format.The image sold for eleven credits or $5.74 in U.S. currency.That is really cool and i hope everyone else had the same good fortune.The... More
  • Copy my keywords. I don't mind.

    by Julia161 | 8th of January, 2010

    Dear Guys and Girls ;) The trend of the year - photographers angry at someone copied their keywords. What a tragedy!!! What I'd like to ask these photographers about is: you make a lot of pictures and spend the hell of efforts and time on keywording. From where... More
  • Goal and 100 Uploads!

    by Mellie430 | 4th of January, 2010

    Hello, so excited to finally get an assignment file accepted before the end of the year and to reach 100 uploads in the beginning of the new year. Heres to a good year and achieving many goals. Thank you all! See Article
  • Thinking Of New Year

    by Asaliro | 23rd of December, 2009

    Thinking of new year 2010, I wish my sales will increase to $10 per days :) from dreamstime. This is the point : When i can make $1 a day, of course i can make $10 or more a day. First step is upload more image and promote it to the website, then wait for the result...... More
  • I reached at one thousand sales!

    by Marianmocanu | 22nd of December, 2009

    Today I reached at one thousand sales! I've been chosen "Featured photographer between December 2, 2009 and December 9, 2009". This is the first important milestone for me on Dreamstime! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to everyone! Good luck to all in the new year!... More
  • What happened??

    by Edwardje | 21st of December, 2009

    Hello I am on DT now for about 7 months and all went well untill now.... I sold travelpictures nearly every day. But....one week ago sales stopped completely!!?? I really don't understand why.... Is there something wrong with my account on DT? Eddy More
  • Struggles of a Small Portfolio

    by Wisconsinart | 19th of December, 2009

    If you're not a commercial photographer, it's tough starting out in stock. You have a day job and other responsibilities so there isn't much time you can devote to your little passion on the side. You look at the portfolios of the "big boys" and can only wish. In many cases... More
  • DL no 7000

    by Maigi | 19th of December, 2009

    Here it is: download no 7000. I'd like to reward the downloader, but don't know who he or she might be. Well, that's the microstocker's life. Which I actually pretty much like. :) Is it a sign I have to work harder next year? I'll take it as yes... Best wishes to all microstockers... More
  • Weekend Sales

    by Fultonsphoto | 12th of December, 2009

    I have noticed on this and other sites that sales really slow down over the weekends. I just wanted to let the buyers know that I have absolutely nothing against them downloading my images over weekends, really its fine with me :0) See Article
  • 200 sales and $300

    by Defun | 7th of December, 2009

    With today's 6 sales. Now over 100 sales and $300. Thanks the buyers, Thanks DT!!!! See Article
  • Estatic about Reaching 1000 sales today!!!

    by Retina2020 | 4th of December, 2009

    I joined Dreamstime October 29, 2007 thinking it would be fun to see if any of my photos are high enough quality for commercial purposes. When I sold my very first photo, I thought to myself. "Cool, I wonder if I will sell anymore." Now over 2 years later, I've finally... More
  • 500 Sold

    by Rnonstx | 27th of November, 2009

    https://www.dreamstime.com/stock-photos-caribbean-rainbow-image10261143 It took three years, but I finally reached a milestone with 500 sales. Working with Dreamstime has provided the opportunity to learn much more about the art of producing photos for the stock photography... More
  • Today I have made my 500$

    by Eugene78 | 26th of November, 2009

    Hello everyone. I want to share with you all a happy news, thanks dreamstime site and my buyers first time I have earned so much - more than 500$. Thank you all! See Article
  • My October stats

    by Rangpl | 26th of November, 2009

    I'm late with this post and November report coming soon, but couldn't find the time due to lot of work. Anyways i'm happy to announce that there was again positive switch from my September earnings at Dreamstime. Short stats for October 2009: * +45.... More
  • 3000 sales!!!

    by Aprescindere | 25th of November, 2009

    Today I have already had the 3000th sale. I have spent less than two year reaching this goal. I am very satisfied and I am very grateful to all buyers and DT team. I never expected to achieve this result in so little time. Thanks Aprescindere This is my... More
  • 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

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