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  • New blogs by Ellen Boughn

    by Ellenboughn | 3rd of January, 2010

    Thanks to all the wonderful experience I gained writing blogs for Dreamstime for two years nicely organized by Maigi here, I have decided to go forward with a new blog on my own site found here I hope you find them helpful as you continue to succeed at Dreamstime and look... More
  • Ups and Downs

    by Ellenboughn | 14th of October, 2008

    Images that reflect the current turmoil in world financial markets and it's impact on key industries will be in the news and show up in print and online for months (years?) to come whether the economy plunges further or rebounds quickly. What goes up, must come down but... More
  • A trip to the bookstore (Part 1)

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    We all get "stuck" in a void of inspiration sometimes. I find that my best ideas often come out of the blue when I'm NOT consciencously trying to think of something creative. When that kind brain freeze sets in, try just taking a break from even thinking about your own work.... More
  • Introduction

    by Ellenboughn | 16th of February, 2007

    Dreamstime has asked me to write a blog to share my knowledge of the stock photo business. First a bit about me. Before I found myself in the business of editing, marketing and producing images, I was a schoolteacher. Thus the art above. I hope to both teach and learn in... More
  • 250 Photos ONLINE!!!

    by Brigitt1 | 5th of December, 2016

    I am really excited with the number of photos accepted in less than 2 years. I started to join dreamstime in June 2015 and by December 2016 I reached 250 photos online. Here are my first accepted photo and my 250th accepted photo. First photo   250th photo  ... More
  • 100 pics online

    by Leg0ra | 30th of November, 2016

    Few days ago I reached 100 photos online, I have registered in 2014, but have only been active in the begging and few months back. I plan to be more active in future and upload more photos per month, reach milestones faster, and try to be better in quality. Here is my... More
  • New milestone!

    by Pet548 | 27th of November, 2016

    Hi all! I want to share with you how happy I am! First I have 1000 pictures accepted and second I reached to $ 100. It was a long and hard work and even though my acceptance ratio is low, I continue to learn and improve my skill! I wish you all good luck! My latest uploaded... More
  • First Milestone

    by Davidnew7 | 25th of November, 2016

    hello everyone i am new here on dreamstime (less then a month) I wanted to share with you my first milestone - 100 online files! of course no sales yet but i believe that time will make them! I want to invite you all to take a look at my small portfolio I will like... More
  • A milestone: 5000 pictures on Dreamstime

    by Pjworldtour | 19th of November, 2016

    With my last journey to Vietnam I reach a new milestone on DT with more than 5000 pictures in my portfolio         See Article
  • 200 milestone

    by Patrick57 | 18th of November, 2016

    Hi everyone, I have just passed the 200 milestone. More importantly I have improved my acceptance ratio by quite some way, which is pleasing. I'm not sure whether my images have much commercial value but it is enjoyable trying to get something useful. I have tried a reasonable... More
  • Six years contributor on DT

    by Hellen8 | 18th of November, 2016

    Six years contributor on DT Exactly six years ago, I registered and sent a few photos for approval. Can you imagine how happy I was, after acceptance? ... Great! I gradually sent more and more photos. After accepting 50 pictures, I became the exclusive photographer... More
  • 100 Online> Milestone

    by Genadijsz | 16th of November, 2016

    I reached the 100 upload files. Ok. My next goal the 200 online until New Year>>>  See Article
  • Milestone - 200 files online

    by Gibizet | 13th of November, 2016

    A hundred files online further, I arrive at two hundred. For this I took a tour at the Paris Motor Show                I followed a ladybug      I photographed Paris      I did panorama in the churches  ... More
  • Milestone - 100 photos onine

    by Saulute123 | 2nd of November, 2016

    Hey everybody! I have 100 photos online! That was not so easy, but it's worth :) I am so excited about that. I want to take more pictures and keep creating my portfolio :) Now my goal is to have 200 photos online and more sales (well I will have to work hard). Hmm... And... More
  • Milstone reached

    by Jamesbuys | 2nd of November, 2016

    Good day I have reached the 50 image milestone (68 images online). All my photos are now exclusive for Dreamstime and will not be found anywhere else. please visit my photos and feel free to share with friends. I love all the other photographer's photos, learn a lot by... More
  • Milestone - 1500 files online!

    by Slanapotam | 1st of November, 2016

    Today I celebrate my milestone - 1500 files are online! It took me 4 long years to get to this point. And today I want to share with you some of my favourite images from my portfolio:                   Flowers, of course :) I can't decide... More
  • 500 IMAGES ONLINE!

    by Peasac | 31st of October, 2016

    Hello everyone. I would like to share with you my small milestone. 500 uploads online. I know that my portfolio don't offer such a beautiful images as the most popular images which you can find at dreamstime, but everything is about practice and feedback. So here are few... More
  • How to make Money on Stock sites like Dreamstime and Have Fun

    by Bryanroschetzky3 | 30th of October, 2016

    After being a Stock Photographer on Many different stock sites , every site has it's ups and downs. Dreamstime has many perks! They Accept almost everything. They have wonderful Media Sharing Options. Which helps with exposure and linking to other free sights like Facebook... More
  • Just looking for

    by Annngina | 28th of October, 2016

    I have reached my first 10 sales and I´m so so happy about it. But I would like to say one thing. Sometimes we are playing off photographers and forget that our art is not exatly "our". Don´t get me wrong :)   Most of all I prefer the nature photo. What nature can... More
  • Nice number

    by Afrumgartz | 28th of October, 2016

    1155 pictures online. 2000 pictures milestone coming   See Article

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