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  • Ratmandude
    3rd year milestone in early

    by Ratmandude | 22nd of January, 2011

    I've been quite on the blog forums of late … Lots of craziness, little time to share! But as I see the reality of the self imposed milestone, [as of Feb 2010], for Feb 2011 … In fact it has come a month early. On year 2, I made the 800 mark that I wanted to reach,... More
  • Riana444
    Positive 2011 !!!

    by Riana444 | 20th of January, 2011

    I am with Dreamstime just over a year now and with 122 images I have 64 sales so far. I am very excited about two images in Level 3 - with total downloads between the two pictures of 26! All that I can say is not to get down when your pictures are rejected. Focus,... More
  • Robseguin
    So happy ;)

    by Robseguin | 12th of January, 2011

    Finally 50 images up! We are so so happy ;) See Article
  • Infotrontof
    Reached 50 :)

    by Infotrontof | 1st of January, 2011

    Finally reached 50 photos in my portfolio! Quite happy I have to say because my acceptance ratio was pretty bad in the first two months. I've been creating some illustrations as well to increase the numbers in my portfolio.. by doing so, I've found myself following tutorials... More
  • Gina rothfels
    Happy New Year from South Africa

    by Gina rothfels | 31st of December, 2010

    Happy New Year to all at Dreamstime. Hope it's your BEST one yet! See Article
  • Starblue
    Adobe´s Lightroom

    by Starblue | 29th of December, 2010

    Hi to all! I hope that you have a wonderful festive time! Today I will be very short :-) Do you use Adobe´s Lightroom? It is a wonderful software. I love it! Here is a nice article about a new version of Lightroom. Perhaps you can find it useful! The link for the... More
  • Meryll
    Requested "Christmas" payment

    by Meryll | 23rd of December, 2010

    Today, one day before Christmas, I requested my 100$ payment, a nice Christmas present, thank you DT, thank you buyers! These pictures made it... See Article
  • Meryll
    Next most successful image!

    by Meryll | 17th of December, 2010

    Four last sales of the same image in two days made this picture of white paper my next bestseller... a nice surprise! See Article
  • Jdanne
    100 Photos Online!

    by Jdanne | 15th of December, 2010

    That's my photo number 100: It's the Salisbury Cathedral's cloister in South-England, Europe. And this is the indoor view of the cathedral: My start at DT was the beginn of this year and just before the... More
  • Alexhor
    Milestones in action

    by Alexhor | 7th of December, 2010

    Do you consider your personal Dreamstime milestones only as a neat statistics? I will let you answer this by yourself. Let me try to direct your mind flow before you answer that. Few months ago I reached a small milestone of first $100 in sales, recently I reached 100... More
  • propagandruw
    Making A Focus...

    by propagandruw | 2nd of December, 2010

    It's only been a few hours into the 2nd day of December and already I've made 5 sales this month. Easily my best month by far. The tiny but recent surge in sales can be contributed to the fact that my focus the last while has been on the holiday season. This recent... More
  • Mjak
    Hunting for success

    by Mjak | 30th of November, 2010

    Many, many blogs I've read about THE SUCCESS on stock. Much, much true - how to catch $$$... and much, much lie - mmm, I just enjoy in creative job, $$$ is not main! Yess, it is not main if you have enough. Well, bullying wasn't my goal, I just want to share my experience... More
  • Afagundes
    My Recipe in Dreamstime

    by Afagundes | 29th of November, 2010

    I thought about sharing my recipe here in Dreamstime with you. First, you should start with a lot of patience. Add passion to the other ingredients and we are on our way to go. Yes, you will need to work hard with perseverence.... More
  • Trevorb687
    50 images online!

    by Trevorb687 | 26th of November, 2010

    Hi all I started with Dreamstime back in 2007 and after a series of submissions where everything was rejected I kind of gave up . A few months ago I decided to have another go and now seem to be making a bit of progress !! I`ve even managed a few sales !! I still find... More
  • Alexhor
    Acceptance ratio

    by Alexhor | 24th of November, 2010

    Hi, fellow contributors! This will be another long reading. So if you are waiting for your uploaded files become unfinished files you may want to spend some time here. Once again, here are some of my thoughts and notes which I would like to share with you. As usual... More
  • Dteurope
    5 Level 2 downloads

    by Dteurope | 20th of November, 2010

    yeaaahh. 5th Level 2 download reached. See Article
  • Dorvard
    50 downloads accepted!

    by Dorvard | 20th of November, 2010

    Finally I reach 50 downloads! Me have successfully accepted in exclusive photographers on Dreamstime See Article
  • Meryll
    TIFF sales

    by Meryll | 19th of November, 2010

    In last three days I had among common sales also two TIFF sales: I am lucky. Thank you Mr/Mrs Buyer! See Article
  • Meryll
    My successful images approaching level 3

    by Meryll | 2nd of November, 2010

    There are a few images approaching to level three in my PF . I like watch how these images sell and wonder which of them would be the first one to make it into level three and get the desired tenth download first. Actually, it feel exciting to watch the game as each of the... More
  • BCritchley
    110 Approvals in 10 days

    by BCritchley | 28th of October, 2010

    After a great 14 day trip, time to chill out, relax and get away from everything I decided to upload a few shots on my return and see how things went. To my delight I have now had 110 images accepted in the last 10 days with an acceptance ratio of around 75% This... More

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