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  • Haunting and haunted locations for photography

    by Tangie | 30th of October, 2013

    We're getting closer to that spooky night of the year when they say the dead walk the earth and all sort of supernatural, spine-chilling phenomena occur. Most of you will probably grab their cameras. Experienced photostockers will always try to shoot the best of the worst... More
  • Learning with every image accepted and rejected

    by Callearlisa | 27th of April, 2017

    I like how they let you know when an image is rejected what problems they had with the photo. I am learning so much. I have read other blogs and I am totally looking and everything differently. Things I never considered taking pictures of are now getting my undivided attention.... More
  • 2000 taken photos, 175 sales.

    by Vladimirkz | 7th of April, 2017

    I am very happy to reach new heights, 2000 jobs accepted and 175 sales. I would like to make it on the contrary, in 2000 sales, and for this it is necessary to strive for!  My two thousandth job accepted. I wish everyone new achievements! See Article
  • FC Rostov vs. Manchester United

    by Ajlis | 13th of March, 2017

    Game between Rostov and Manchester United took place on 9 March in Rostov-on-don. The result 1-1.     See Article
  • My first unexpected sale

    by Danieltork12 | 11th of March, 2017

      Hello everyone! This is my first sale. This blog is for those who are still waiting for their first sold photo. I never expected to sell this image. If you are one of those who belongs to that category, then maybe you are wondering "Will this even work?" or "What... More
  • 300 Milestone

    by Patrick57 | 5th of March, 2017

    Just achieved the 300 milestone today more satisfying is my acceptance percentage which now stands at 78% from a low of 57% at the beginning of me uploading images to Dreamstime. I have found the comments on rejected images very helpful in helping me improve. Thanks to the... More
  • Winter in Yellowstone

    by Pjworldtour | 16th of February, 2017

    I had the chance to visit Yellowstone National Park for a small week at the end of January. Here are some of my pictures of this magic !         See Article
  • Accepted photos on Crowds assignment - an improvement?

    by Raulbaldean | 10th of February, 2017

    I haven't uploaded a lot since last time I wrote a blog article 2015, but I had a nice surprise having 6 photos accepted for "Crowds" assignment. Last time I sent photos for an assignment, all 10 were refused. After that, I uploaded them normally and they were accepted, so... More
  • Making the most of January

    by Nycscripts | 31st of January, 2017

      Have been taking baby steps with my submissions on Dreamstime, but this last year, have finally found the time needed to get on board. Happy to say that today I finally hit the 200 posted picture mark and happy with this milestone. What I found to be helpful was... More
  • Photo selected

    by TheSlowWalkers | 21st of January, 2017

      I've had a message from DT to say that this photos was selected to be added to their "Dusk and Dawn" collection and that I should shout about it. As I don't use facebook, twitter etc, I thought at least I could tell you all about it here. I haven't been with DT very... More
  • The concept: Autumn leaves

    by Physi28 | 18th of January, 2017

    Some days ago I took my camera equipped with a macro lens and went to the nearby forest, I was looking for the concept "Autumn to Winter". I wanted to show somehow the decay of the Autumn leaves as fungus and bacteria separate their components and "help them&... More
  • What’s up with Growing Up?

    by Dream111184 | 27th of November, 2016

    My grandmother was born in central Minnesota and when the flu epidemics hit in the 1900’s, both of her parents died. My grandmother and her brothers and sisters were then put into an orphanage because there weren’t any other family members to take the children. When people... More
  • My daughter's room

    by Rickygoshen | 13th of August, 2016

      My youngest teenager daughter decided to paint her room. She chose the color and painted the walls by herself.   She took her dolls and teddy bears from the attic and brought the most of them to her room and into her bed. Since the transformation, her room brings... More
  • Turning Refusal into Acceptance

    by Kheng1987 | 30th of July, 2016

    One of the common refusal comments is "The image contains elements that might be protected by copyright/trademark (logos, brands, specific buildings etc.)... Read more: https://www.dreamstime.com/thread_148". I have my fair share of refusals with this comment.  ... More
  • My Teddy Bear Rose

    by Hkgfcochina | 6th of July, 2016

    Hi, everyone. Let's take a break to have a look at my Rose's new shoes. Do you think it is cute?   See Article
  • Concept photography

    by Apers | 20th of February, 2016

    Concept photography is still very challenging for me. The challenge is to visualize an idea in a single picture. In such a way that it is immediately recognized and that it needs no explanation. I have tried several, however, this did not result in a big sales. Here is my... More
  • 600 Images on Dreamstime

    by Umdash9 | 5th of January, 2016

    I am pleased to have reached a significant goal of 600 images on Dreamstime, Iset this goal of 600 images as the minimum amount to start thinking about stock photography as an income. My first accepted image Dubrovnik cable car 10/02/2013     More
  • Waiting 1 more acceptance for 3-digit club and new year celebration

    by Dhermendratiwari | 31st of December, 2015

    It is less than 2 month, almost 70% rejection but now 99 accepted images. Sometime some rejected with totally unrelated reasons, but I can understand that different reviewers has different mindset for acceptance. Now excited to celebrate New year and hopeful to see 100th... More
  • 500 images online! Wahoo!

    by Williamsphere | 14th of December, 2015

    Some days I thought it would never happen. 500 DT images accepted and online. I am excited and appreciative of the admin folks who take time to peruse my work and give suggestions. I may not always agree (sometimes my favorites are declined) but those times make me think,... More
  • New on Dreamstime

    by Anouknoordhuizen | 14th of December, 2015

    Just recently I got accepted on Dreamstime. I was really very happy and honored I got accepted. Step one was taken, now I will have to find my way in this. I will have to find out what kind of pictures are accepted and which pictures are not. Also I will have to discover... More

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