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  • Cloverpatch
    Fifty photos uploaded

    by Cloverpatch | 26th of September, 2016

    The adventure continues! Today my 50th photo was uploaded and it happens to be a photo of my favorite subject: Clouds. The photo below was taken when a storm was approaching our area. The clouds which formed were a more uncommon type called "undulatus asperatus."  ... More
  • Cleymans
    Just happy, never give up pays

    by Cleymans | 16th of May, 2016

    Hi Photomaniacs, Got my 100 picture sold milestone and how: 40 pictures sold in one day... it is a Shame that I do not know who the buyer is cause I want to thank him/her for buying all those pictures! All the pictures purchased are from Ghent... my lovely home-town,... More
  • Winnietam
    To my first $100 in sales

    by Winnietam | 13th of April, 2016

    My jellyfish image taken from Monterey aquarium gave me another important Dreamstime milestone today! How fitting that this image was taken almost one year ago today.    See Article
  • Winnietam
    March milestone month

    by Winnietam | 31st of March, 2016

    This past month has been a great one as I consider myself still new to the game. I had a personal best in terms of sales, including my largest sale yet.    This particular photo was a best-seller multiple times this month. Politics must be on everyone's mind.... More
  • Wxh6763
    New milestones to me

    by Wxh6763 | 27th of March, 2016

      Since I joined and became a exclusive photographer for Dreamstime, I have more and more surprise and achievement in my work. No matter what kind of different cultural, nation and history, we all are showing ourselves.   There are two things which give me too surprise... More
  • Cleymans
    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
  • Winnietam
    Milestone August

    by Winnietam | 1st of September, 2015

    August was a great month for me as a new-ish Dreamstimer.   I had my second TIFF sale!   I had my highest sale value (a credit sale, no less)! But overall, I had my highest ever number of sales in a month. August was an all-around success.   Hooray!... More
  • Cleymans
    Celebration-day for me today: over 500 pictures online!

    by Cleymans | 6th of May, 2015

    Hi Finally and just in one years work I have 500 pictures online and counting... and I didn't even have a camera one year ago... I'm really more and more into stock-fotography and take my camera with me every day i go out, I think it is the best way to create a stock.... More
  • ImagesLib
    Beaches, shores, stones, summer

    by ImagesLib | 15th of March, 2015

    A beach is a landform along the coast of an ocean, sea, lake, or river. It usually consists of loose particles, which are often composed of rock, such as sand, gravel, shingle, pebbles, or cobblestones. The particles comprising a beach are occasionally biological in origin,... More
  • Cleymans
    Ha, love the dreamstime milestones: 100 $ earned , next step!

    by Cleymans | 10th of March, 2015

    Hello again photo-maniacs! Yes my first 100 dollars and I'm more and more motivated! Got more uploads then ever in the month of February... Better Acceptance ratio... And now I'm gonna approve my keywords... Also hope to get 500 pictures online in my first year.... More
  • Pearlancer
    100 over uploads

    by Pearlancer | 3rd of September, 2014

    Hello :) 100 images upload but only 3 sell. What I'm doing wrong?          PORTFOLIO See Article
  • Malinash
    #Roaring25, a trip down memory lane

    by Malinash | 3rd of September, 2014

    It seems like yesterday to us that moment, 10 years ago, when Dreamstime, in its current form, was born. Transitioning to microstock can be hard, but when you start with a team of people who are young, innovative and willing, things will take shape pretty fast. Before... More
  • Osmar01
    Gemologist

    by Osmar01 | 20th of January, 2014

    I'm creating a collection of images of the gemologist at work. The gemologist, gems, pearls and precious stones. These factors Gemologists study while valuing or appraising cut and polished gemstones. Gemological microscopic study of the internal structure is used to determine... More
  • Wordplanet
    Happy Halloween

    by Wordplanet | 20th of September, 2013

    It's time to get out and shoot some Halloween photos if you haven't already. I'm heading to the farmer's market tomorrow to get some pumpkins, gourds, Indian corn and mums, and planning some shoots for next week on my friend Sarah's front porch. Her house was built in the... More
  • Matthiase
    100$ - September best month!

    by Matthiase | 19th of September, 2013

    I have passed over the magic limit a few days ago and wanted you to know now :). Just cashed out 108$. So far this month i have gotten 9 sales, i have never gotten that much in one month before, Im hoping for at least 10 this month to cross that limit too. More
  • Famed01
    100 images online

    by Famed01 | 25th of July, 2013

    I finally reached the milestone of 100 images online. I think for me it is a great achievement!!! See Article
  • Matthiase
    Milestones - Most productive month in my stock career! 

    by Matthiase | 30th of June, 2013

    This month has been great! I have taken a lot of images i many different situations and locations.  I have never been this productive in stock before. I guess it pays of to shoot shoot shoot, and learn about your mistakes and rejections.  MILESTONE #1 I have 56 accepted... More
  • Gunaleite
    First milestone completed: 50 photos online till the end of 2012!

    by Gunaleite | 1st of February, 2013

    Rickshaw driver is my 50th accepted image. I´ve been student of fine art photography and also worked as a photographer for few years. In September 2012 I decided to try out my luck with microstock photography. I never considered myself as excellent photographer, but... More
  • Marleenwolters
    100 uploads and first assignment photo accepted

    by Marleenwolters | 28th of November, 2012

    This week I reached 2 milestones! First I got over a 100 pictures accepted and second one of my files was accepted into the assignment. So I thought it would be nice to write my first blog to. Last year I did a photography course for hobbyists . I learned to handle the... More
  • Peanutroaster
    Milestone - first $1,000

    by Peanutroaster | 16th of July, 2012

    Now here is a milestone worthy of marking - I just reached my first $1,000 in sales. This month also marks my one year anniversary with Dreamstime, 600+ sales and 1,354+ uploads. And importantly my acceptance rate has gone from about 20 percent to around 70 percent.... More

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