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  • New Wishes for 2017

    by Sylvaindeutsch | 2nd of January, 2017

    Hey everyone, I wish to the Members, Buyers, Sellers, Clients, Dreamstime's Team, and all the Visitors a very very very very Happy New Year. Full of Love, Health, Success, Money and Sales, ahahah. And especially everything each one deserve or wishes :) Some of... More
  • The Contributor's Guide to Understanding the SEO of Stock Images

    by Smokinggun7 | 9th of December, 2016

      (This featured image was the first result for "SEO" on Dreamstime.) This is not a leaked document, nor a methodical dissection of any general or specific stock library algorithm out there, full of equations and statistics or anything mathematical. Instead this is... More
  • 10 Power-Packed Insights to Capture a Hero on Camera or Digital Canvas

    by Smokinggun7 | 8th of December, 2016

      BAM! Oof! Snikt! Pow! Heroes are ingrained deeply into our culture. From ancient Greece to Gotham City, heroes help us tell our story of what it means to be human through their powerful symbols, epic plot lines, Herculean feats, and mysterious superpowers. Not to... More
  • 50 sold

    by Mgntplus | 15th of November, 2016

    After two years I've reached 50 sold photos of 850 accepted. Honestly, I expected more when I became a contributor. It is obvious that it takes far more effort for a good result. My involvement and expectations are now higher. I am sure that the reason for the high criteria... More
  • My first blog with my silent whisperer- my flowers

    by Tokken2380 | 28th of October, 2016

    I am an amateur, clicked whatever seems beautiful. My brother recommends me to try at Dreamstime, as he is also here. I uploaded some and few got selected. My brother is also a keen photographer though he himself is also an amateur. we exchanged ideas and views. Recently... More
  • I became the exclusive seller!

    by Saulute123 | 5th of September, 2016

    Hey everybody! I became the exclusive seller and I am so happy! I don't have a lot of sales, but I'm still excited. Because I like to take pictures, and if you earn something, then it is amazing :)) Here are some of my photos///                 Have... More
  • New Achievement: 5000$

    by Julicos | 29th of August, 2016

    I've just reached 5000$ earnings on Dreamstime. It's a nice feeling, but it would have been even greater if I wouldn't have requested previous payments. But still, it gives me a great satisfaction.   Good luck to all in selling as much as possible! 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 image downloaded!!! :-)

    by Parinmnparmar | 30th of June, 2016

         When I created my account on Dreamstime before more than 2 years, I knew nothing about stock photography. Only I wanted to share my images, to learn more, and to improve my photography. It was a pleasure when after many rejections, some of my images were... More
  • Assignments - Should You Sell the Rights?

    by Qiwoman01 | 23rd of June, 2016

    It's an exciting moment, you have 50 images in your portfolio and are ready to submit a photo for the first time to the monthly assignment contest! But wait. . .do you click Sell the Rights or Upgrade this photo to Level 5? What do these options mean? Let's talk about what... More
  • 304 + 70 sales

    by Adammeadows12 | 10th of May, 2016

    Hello DT community, today I am happy to announce that I have reached 300 (304) uploads with a total of 70 sales. I hope that I can reach another goal soon of 100 sales and 350 or even 400 uploads.   I have learned so much from uploading and from sales of what to upload... More
  • Real people in real time

    by Shaikhkamalk1 | 18th of March, 2016

    Vegetable seller    In Pakistan many poor people sale vegetables in street through cart. they wake up early in the morning and go to vegetable wholesale market to purchase vegetables than they visit streets with cart to sale vegetable by call till sunset. Thadal... More
  • 5O pictures sold, milestones + Tips

    by Cleymans | 3rd of March, 2016

    Yes! Hi photomaniacs, finaly 5O pictures sold, seems that "urbex" does it for me: maybe a tip for creating new pictures. Abandoned places. Pictures made in old factories, lost buildings... are quiet unique. They vanish, your picture does not... Picture 50, buyer keyword:... More
  • Strange sells

    by Jonathanfett | 11th of February, 2016

    I dont know why but sometimes i upload some photo whit any sense, i mean a picture of some thing or place and even doubt if it will be accepted but finally happens and the most strange thing about it is the selling of this pictures before some other that i really think and... More
  • My render of Planet Earth SOLD 300 TIMES!

    by TMarchev | 9th of February, 2016

    Here is my bestseller of my portfolio :)       It's old file but sold a lot each month... now reach 300 sales and that makes that file one of best sellers in dreamstime of planer earth. I have others very good renders but they are new and not sold... More
  • 8 "night" sales!

    by Msalena | 25th of January, 2016

    Till today, while reading blogs about 5,6,7...etc downloads at once, I felt.....mmmmm... a little bit envious, wondering "Does it really happen?!" I was sure that such nice surprises are not for me. Till today the best selling day brought me 3 sales and I remember I was as... More
  • Next milestone: 100 pictures online

    by Anouknoordhuizen | 3rd of January, 2016

    Today I reached my next milestone: 100 pictures are approved and online! I am very happy so many photo's got approved:-) My next goals are selling 10 pictures or getting 200 pictured approved. I will keep uploading photo's:-) Here are soms of my latest pictures... More
  • 300 sales new milestone!

    by Mihocphoto | 29th of December, 2015

    I have reached a new milestone on Dreamstime: I have just sold over 300 photos! With every new sale I am more convinced that taking up photography and setting an account on Dreamstime were some of the best decisions I've made. What I can say is that I am looking forward to... More
  • First sell within 24h from the image upload. Thanks Dreamstime

    by Dhermendratiwari | 25th of December, 2015

    Since I have 50 images now and the first sell of this image was within 24h of its uploads and approval. More excited to continue uploading....  See Article
  • First sale!

    by Anouknoordhuizen | 25th of December, 2015

    Just 1,5 weeks ago I posted my first blog: New on dreamstime. I just got accepted on Dreamstime and was wondering when I would sell my first picture. And then it happend: Two days ago I sold my first picture! It was a picture of presents under the christmas tree. I am very... More

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