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  • 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
  • I sold 165 pictures yesterday

    by Maocheng | 23rd of December, 2015

    December 23, I sold 165 pictures. December 23 is my lucky day, maybe this is the Christmas gift. December 22 is the day of longest time of the night, from December 23, the time of daylight will gradually increase.   See Article
  • 250 uploads!

    by Adammeadows12 | 18th of December, 2015

    I have reached another goal of 250 uploads. Thank you all who bought my images and helped me on the way with supportive feedback. Here is some of my approved work in the past week           More
  • Slowly, but surely!

    by Dubsy21 | 2nd of December, 2015

    This is my first blog, but only to say thanks to those who have purchased my photos! Nothing gives me more encouragement than people giving me support and advice to improve my photography. The refused files with attached reasons for refusal is really painful but USEFUL... More
  • Up and away, keys to success on Dreamstime.

    by Clewisleake | 3rd of November, 2015

    Been on Dreamstime a few years now and I can say there's no magic formula to selling images, in other words sales don't explode by reaching any certain approval rating or having a certain amount of images in your portfolio, I believe that the 80% approval rating sales kicker... More
  • New contributor

    by Sandraipswich | 5th of September, 2015

    I recently joined Dreamstime, to load some of my favourite photos from my travels overseas- I have sorted most of my 40,000 on my computer and now have over 800 online....but what will sell?           More
  • 100$ breakethrough

    by Ismogismo | 4th of August, 2015

      Yippee! yes this summer crossed my earnings balance the $100 level. One reason is my picture: digitization of money See Article
  • A Goal Reached

    by Bigpollo62 | 1st of August, 2015

    Finally reached my first payout.But it was never about the payout ,but the joy of my photographs being found by buyers. Okay, the payout has big joy to!   See Article
  • Its working!!!

    by Kitneyi | 16th of June, 2015

    My previous blog post was about testing the waters and deciding to start selling more seriously... well it has worked. It is slow but it is moving. I am grateful to those who have supported me and given the the encouragement to carry on pushing forward and sell more images... More
  • Trying to figure out what THEY want...

    by Ezzian | 11th of April, 2015

    Stock photography has really got me thinking about what THEY (buyers) really want. My usual fun and forgetful photography isn't proving of any interest to potential buyers. I had to ask myself a few questions. Wondering day and night what it was that I was missing.... More
  • My Experience Buying Your Images

    by Litifeta | 28th of February, 2015

    For many years I was a photographer on Dreamstime. And I still have an old, but still selling portfolio here. These days I am too busy to shoot. But I am back on Dreamstime buying instead of contributing. It's early days, but I thought I might share a few thoughts with... More
  • My Best Selling Images in last 12 months

    by Mrallen | 24th of February, 2015

    After reading Tangle's blog (Carmen Pietraru): 'Best Sellers of 2014' and seeing that one of my images was included as a top seller, I decided to have a look at my personal best sellers of the last 12 months. So here are the results..... &#... More

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