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  • Finally ...

    by Jdazuelos | 6th of October, 2010

    I finally reached 300 dollars worth of sales today, almost 1 year after joining, I'm very happy, my sales keep increasing each month, September I sold nearly 72$ worth of images !! Thanks DT See Article
  • Microstock Photography – A new Approach to ensure success?

    by Gbphotostock | 27th of September, 2010

    For the past four or five years that I’ve been submitting to the Microstock Photography market I had always said it was a numbers game. Therefore the more images that you uploaded to the libraries or agencies the more downloads you would get resulting in higher earnings.... More
  • Primary Images versus Secondary Images

    by Wisconsinart | 23rd of September, 2010

    Which would you rather have? A hundred images that will earn 100 sales per year or ten images that also have the potential for earning 100 sales each year? That is the difference between Primary and Secondary images. Primary images are those "winners" in your portfolio... More
  • New here

    by Swelsh1 | 31st of August, 2010

    Hi everyone, I am new to dreamtime and looking forward to using it as a tool to improve my photography and hopefully make a few dollars at the same time. I have recently moved to Australia and I am really looking forward to getting out with the camera and taking some landscapes... More
  • Level four

    by Meryll | 20th of August, 2010

    Lol! Today my best seller has reached the level four! Feeling good... See Article
  • My first payment on DT as an illustrator

    by Facesgroup | 2nd of August, 2010

    Today I received my first $100. Hooray! Ok, it took far too long but lets see if I can get the next payment faster. My next targets are 200 images uploaded and 100 sales. Here's the image that brought me over the $100 line: It's online for 1 and a half month and has... More
  • First sale!!!!

    by Cupeles | 23rd of July, 2010

    It does feel great to join those who do have a sale on Dreamstime. I thank DT on this and all of you who create so much useful blogs that give me great information on improving. Currently working my way to become Exclusive to DT. Thank you all and if you have any feedback... More
  • My painting is on the cover of an award winning novel!

    by Loveliestdreams | 20th of July, 2010

    Bobbie Darbyshire, British author of best selling novel "Truth Games", has been selling out copies of her new book fast! She contacted me to let me know that my painting, titled: Dreams Time, is on the cover!! We're now friends on facebook! She's totally awesome, I... More
  • For Every Microstock Artist

    by Radivoje | 5th of July, 2010

    Hey everyone! Here is another useful link for everyone who contribute on micro stock sites. Thought I share it with you! HERE IT IS. " Make micro stock Macro Job" More
  • My bestselling image

    by Facesgroup | 1st of July, 2010

    Just wanted to share my bestselling image. The total revenue of this image is $36.83 with 14 sales. :-)) See Article
  • Using Twitter to Promote Your Account

    by Davewebbphoto | 14th of June, 2010

    Twitter could be the greatest advancement in Internet marketing since the e-mail autoresponder. There are millions out there in the Twitterverse, all hanging on your every word - sort of. Here are a few tips to drive people to your Dreamstime profile via Twitter: 1. New... More
  • Selling Stock Does Not Mean Selling-Out

    by Krey | 7th of June, 2010

    It took decades for me to convince myself that I am an artist. Everyone else with a camera was an artist, but I…alas, I was merely photographer and writer, not artist and author. Being the passive masochist that I am, I now seek new frustrations and critiques as part... More
  • The Art of Not Selling Photos

    by Russelllinton | 4th of June, 2010

    Well, it's been a while since I have posted so I figured I would give a sign of life to my fellow photographers. I haven't given up on photography - far from it. I've been immersed in other creative work for a while but I am always looking for opportunities to take a few... More
  • What to do after first selling????

    by Mjak | 24th of April, 2010

    What to do after first selling? Maybe you already asked yourself exactly this? My congratulations, dear submitter! You are already sold your first picture, well done!!! I remember myself in this sweet time, my feelings, my emotions, my crazy energy and wish of action. What... More
  • 500 images online!

    by Cienpiesnf | 24th of April, 2010

    Hi from Uruguay, This time was harder to get to this milestone. It took me more than a year from the first 100 illustrations. The image Number 500 is a 2010 WORLD CUP SOUTH AFRICA GROUP A composition. The Group which open the World Cup Soccer and where my country... More
  • Are they honest

    by Bobsphotography | 22nd of April, 2010

    I was just thinking how DT is controling the usage of a picture. If for instance a picture is bought by subscription as royalty free, but the buyer makes 50.000 creeting cards with it, who is checking that? If he sells these cards outside the Netherlands, where I live, I... More
  • 25 images on line...

    by Trottola | 21st of April, 2010

    ...I'm now in the exact middle to reach my next step: I look forward to reaching 50th upload! With 50 images I'll be able to upload for contests and to choose to became exclusive... I'm the happy mum of a toddler and an architect in the rest of time... but I'll try to... More
  • How to be found with few images in portfolio

    by Trottola | 6th of April, 2010

    Maybe I'm only lucky, or maybe my work is on the right way... I've been able to sell 4 images with only 21 images in my portfolio. You can see I'm on Dt since march 2009, it's true, but I had only three or four images since last December. So I can say I've been working... More
  • Yes, yes, yes! I'm so happy... thank you DT

    by Trottola | 1st of April, 2010

    Just two days ago I wrote a blog to cheer my second sale, to show you all my happiness and to say thank you DT! And today with just 21 images on line I'm cheering my 3rd sell!!! Few days and I've sold another image... you can image how I'm happy... would it be a first... More
  • First sell

    by Polarisvideo | 25th of March, 2010

    I have sell my first image! :) I was happy like a kid! This is the image: I have a low number of image and a low visibility, so I start to take it! :D See Article

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