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  • About and around CEPIC, Dublin 2010

    by Tangie | 17th of June, 2010

    We're back from this year's CEPIC conference and after gathering the notes and observations made there, we've put together this article to give you a general idea of what went on in Dublin. This year, more than ever, microstock was under the spotlight. Many... More
  • Dreamstime search box

    by Tangie | 24th of February, 2009

    Dreamstime brings you our latest addition: the DT search box, a more practical and direct tool to look for images on our site. Not only can you now take DT as companion in all your virtual online journeys, but our site is always at hand in no time. When you browse... More
  • Rites of Passage

    by Ellenboughn | 1st of May, 2008

    Life is a series of events that mark our passage through time. Some events are as unremarkable as a Grandfather teaching his grandson how to swim or parents looking on as their child takes its first step. Other occasions such as traditional religious events or advancement... More
  • What Time Is It?

    by Ellenboughn | 14th of November, 2007

    There has been noise recently in the photo news about an email exchange that writer and Wired Magazine Editor-in-Chief, Chris Anderson, had with a hapless photographer who had sent Anderson a promo piece using bulk email from a purchased list. Anderson blasted back, accusing... More
  • Dreamstime and CEPIC

    by Ellenboughn | 11th of June, 2007

    The Dreamstime Team is in Florence, Italy for the annual CEPIC (Coordination of European Picture Agencies) Congress. Serban Enache, Dragos Jianu and I were among the 900 delegates from 500 companies from 50 countries to attend the four day Congress. We met in a truly... More
  • Springtime

    by Ellenboughn | 21st of March, 2007

    A few Christmas images have been downloaded in the last few days. Seasonal images are often put into play many months prior to the actual time of year. The conundrum is that the best time to shoot seasonal images is after the images have reached their peak download period.... More
  • An Unusual Milestone

    by Bradshawj567 | 8th of March, 2017

    100 VIEWS! I'm not sure I have seen a blog on this subject before, so I figured I would be the first. If I am NOT the first, my apologies. I just feel so good about being on here since 16 Feb of this year, & it is finally today, 08 Mar, that I finally got my 100th view.... 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
  • My first 100 photos

    by Sea1960 | 14th of February, 2017

    I am happy, I have overcome the first 100 approved photos... before all!!!! hi  See Article
  • 5 More Ways to Find the Perfect Image for your Next Project

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 7th of February, 2017

    “Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” said Alice to the Cheshire Cat. “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,” said the Cat. “I don’t much care where–” said Alice. “Then it doesn’t matter which way you go,... More
  • Photo number 2001: Story of A belgian traveler

    by Cleymans | 25th of January, 2017

    Hello, Photo-maniacs. No nonce, "why do we do this", really not for the money. We do it for the beauty of the eye of the camera, the light, the sunshine in early cold mornings. Passion My name is Bart, I live in Belgium. It was a long time ago that I wrote a long... More
  • A dream come true with Dreamstime

    by Axylexu | 25th of January, 2017

    Since childhood I loved to take pictures. At age fourteen I began to know editing programs. I always was thinking how much a photo well done can cost . Until recently when I heard obout stock photos and I said to give it a try . Shortly I upload photos on Dreamstime... More
  • 500 sales :)

    by Baspentrubas | 16th of January, 2017

    Hello DT community, today i reached 500 sales, yey! Here is the latest sale, Sofa and bellow the latest upload. Wish you all the best!     See Article
  • Greenery - Pantone color of the year 2017

    by Dudau | 16th of January, 2017

    Pantone has chosen Greenery as the color of the year 2017, enough reason for us to celebrate as, you guessed it right, Greenery is pretty similar to Dreamstime’s brand color:          We’ve been committed to, and supported this color, for more than 10 years.... More
  • New Wishes for 2017

    by Sylvaindeutsch | 2nd of January, 2017

    Hey everyone, I wish to the Members, Buyers, Sellers, Clients, Dreamstime's Team, and all the Visitors a very very very very Happy New Year. Full of Love, Health, Success, Money and Sales, ahahah. And especially everything each one deserve or wishes :) Some of... More
  • A Dreamstime Christmas Tale

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 22nd of December, 2016

    Twas the night before dreamstime, as I clutched at my mouse, My images were all sorted, the time’d come to pounce. The keywords were entered with such loving care, In hopes that the buyers soon would be there.          When suddenly my smartphone started... 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
  • Milestone 9 000 photos online :)

    by Thorken | 26th of October, 2016

    I have been working with Dreamstime for years... and when I have begun, I haven´t thought that once I´ll have even 100 photos in photobank. It went really slowly. I learned and I tried to take photos better and better. And with practice grew up also acceptance of my photos... More
  • 10 years of Stock Photography

    by Thefinalmiracle | 23rd of September, 2016

    It seems like yesterday but its been 10 years since I got my first digital camera Canon Powershot A320. A 3.2 mexapixel camera that opened the world of stock photography for me. I was a hobbyist and was happy with my Nikon SLR till I understood the potential of digital photography... More
  • How to increase your sales?

    by Crisdumitru | 16th of September, 2016

    Hello dreamstime users, For improve your sales on Dreamstime, is important to upload images every day, without too much breaks. If you treat this like a full time job, you have more likely to succeed. More images = more earnings. Image quality is important, and then,... More

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