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  • Best Seller Tips-Illustration

    by Ellenboughn | 6th of February, 2008

    I have just reviewed some of the most popular images as selected by our users during 2007. I’ll first discuss what I learned about illustrations and then next week the lessons from the most popular themes/images captured in photographs. Some of my findings surprised me... More
  • The I Hate to Keyword Guide to Keywording (part II)

    by Ellenboughn | 26th of March, 2007

    Correct Image Name, Description, Categories and Age of Models. Dreamstime offers a variety of methods to identify the important information in an image. The system provides variety and choice by offering four different means of adding information.... More
  • The Do Nots of Successful Keywords

    by Ellenboughn | 13th of March, 2007

    Over the next week or so, I'll continue a short course in keywording the Dreamstime way. I can't promise that our guide will take all the tedium out of the job but if you follow it, the time you spend in adding data to your images should improve your downloads and the process... More
  • Not Just a Pretty Face

    by Ellenboughn | 9th of March, 2007

    Facial expressions send strong messages about what an image is trying to say...what the image is about. Unfortunately, a model's lack of expression can sometimes cause the photo to say next to nothing. One expression to avoid is the pouty-pouty runway model blank look that... More
  • The science of color

    by TMarchev | 27th of June, 2017

    Hello! :) I just share many of my designs where color is "key of success"    - bestseller for 2016       I think they are not very complex designs, super professional or something, but the color is important! The color is important than keywords and other... More
  • I referred first 20 friends to Dreamstime

    by Primesh7 | 17th of June, 2017

      I successfully referred so many people into Dereamstime and now I reached 20 referrals under my id in dreamstime.I am sure it will be keep growing.. Thanks to all the friends who joined.             More
  • Assignment performance - Save the Earth

    by Digikhmer | 16th of June, 2017

    An exceptional month, this month, I managed to place ten pictures in ten in the contest with a total success. It is my first time since I started regularly to upload picture. The first one is my preferred one :P The ten photos were accepted one after the other. You can see... More
  • It is Good to sleep

    by Digikhmer | 13th of May, 2017

       Like myself, I am living somewhere in Europe. I don't know if you notice something usually happened some night. Most of the time, we always deny or argue that "it will not happened over night". I may say "except sales on Dreamstimes" ;) This morning, when I wake... More
  • 3500 sales milestone

    by Digikhmer | 18th of April, 2017

    Just wanted to yell loud my new milestone. This picture is 3500th pictures sold since 2011.   Time flies very fast with a lot of milestones achieved along these 6 years. Thanks to all the buyers for their interest on my pictures. See Article
  • Assignment as principal for your concept picture improvement

    by Digikhmer | 29th of March, 2017

    Several months, I try to reading the assignment descriptions closely. Most of the time, it is kind of exercise that can brighten your creativity because there is a lot of examples or ideas to help you to create the concept picture and to pass the first assignment selection.... More
  • I received my first payment!!!

    by Primesh7 | 24th of March, 2017

    I received my first payment from Dreamstime last week in my Bank account. Thanks to Dreamstime and all the downloaders.   See Article
  • The first $ 100!

    by Vladimirkz | 27th of January, 2017

    This picture is my last sale which I reached the top $ 100  This picture gave me the top of the image adopted in 1600!  I am very happy! See Article
  • Newer in 6 years

    by Physi28 | 11th of January, 2017

    After quite some posts in the message boards section discussing the sales situation here for us contributors and many of us considering that the saturation of contributed material to microstock could be among other reasons the cause for the difficulty to achieve satisfactory... More
  • 2016 milestone

    by Digikhmer | 5th of January, 2017

             I grab the opportunity, reaching more than 3100 sales already, to write another little blog to celebrate six years with Dreamstime as active participation and four milestones achieved : - 6 years at Dreamstime with constant uploads (2180 to date&... More
  • My 2016 Accomplishments and New Year's Goals for 2017

    by Biotabby | 29th of December, 2016

    My 2016 Accomplishments I had Dreamstime account for a year now I have not been as active as I had hoped for I have had a few photography jobs fall in to my lap. Like my first freelance job with a local paper. Managed to get a few payed photography gigs for senior portraits... 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
  • Success stories in your favorite categories

    by Schoolbookpk | 10th of July, 2016

    Hello everyone! I am a new member on DT. I intended to start a discussion - from your experience, I would like to invite you to share tips for taking pictures in your favorite categories. I look forward to see your ideas, sample work, tips for new photographers in your... More
  • 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
  • International Women's Day

    by Debratos | 8th of March, 2016

    It's International Women's Day and I'm proud to say that I have been fortunate enough to participate. As a woman, and one with a visual disability, I have proven success to myself and others. I hope I can be inspirational to others who might be struggling and unsure of their... More
  • Celebrating 500 sales

    by Sebastian423 | 3rd of March, 2016

    After 1 year and 9 month i have my 500 sale today so something small to celebrate:) Below picture is a milestone sale. Window blinds with sunshine must be a sign for good sales in the future hehe!   Thanks to all buyers ! See Article

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