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  • My First 100 images

    by ShorelineUK | 31st of December, 2016

      So I have reached 100 images, well 109 actually, and so far 1 sale, in just 6 weeks here on Dreamstime. And so a new year starts tomorrow and with it a new determination to take more varied and unique images as well as standard stock images. My Photography background... More
  • a New Year and a new set of goals

    by Phoenixci | 31st of December, 2016

    In late 2015 I started working for a cultural Webzine as an event photographer, this took me to some very nice venues. From movie premiere red carpets to music festival and Cons. The deadline to provide images is so tight that I have for the last year been rarely uploading... More
  • A picture of a fox... or some general thoughts on vision.

    by Helgardas | 28th of December, 2016

    Being in a forest and mostly with a photo camera, I have felt many times over that it was not I who was looking at the surroundings while my expectations to see a wild animal had fulfilled. On certain days before seeing an animal, I felt that it was rather the unseen animals... More
  • Milestone - 300 files online

    by Gibizet | 27th of December, 2016

    300 images to the stock to finish 2016, it becomes difficult to advance, I work both on old photos of past years and on those that I manage to do at this time. 300 images and 4 sales, small average, but I always hope that this starts soon. So some pictures of this hundred... 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
  • Finaly reached 100 approved images - 26 Sales

    by Habibnawaz | 22nd of December, 2016

    I started uploading picture few years ago and in couple of months I was able to upload 32 images. Then I could not give much time to Dreamstime but continued shooting for couple of years. Those few images then started selling and again I started to upload. Finally got 100... More
  • 10.200 Pics online !

    by Milllda | 21st of December, 2016

    I am happy having 10.200 photos in my portfolio :)  See Article
  • Tips for Capturing Great Photos in Your Own Backyard

    by Jruffa | 20th of December, 2016

    We’ve all been there- you’re going on a big trip to an exciting destination and you want to make sure you come back with some amazing photographs to document your trip and the locations you visited. However, despite your best intentions (and ambitions!), the reality... More
  • Why do I like markets and street food

    by Frank11 | 19th of December, 2016

       I like traveling, taking pictures and I like good food too. I admire marketeers, for example, on French and Italian markets and street stands, how long and beautifully they describe about producing cheese or sausage you want to buy. In the beautiful Provence -... More
  • The top of 1,500 images

    by Vladimirkz | 18th of December, 2016

    Hi everyone! I have a holiday, my portfolio reached 1,500 images. I was very grateful to the team Dreamstime for having they give us the opportunity to show and sell their work on this site! As for me Dreamstime? For me, it is as a sport, as mountains, where many peaks... More
  • 1st sale on Dreamstime

    by Zafarkhan132639 | 18th of December, 2016

    Hello every one. I am from Pakistan. I have a skill in illustrator. I want to know how much my files are likable. When I uploaded only 13 files within 10 days one of my file sold. I will make my portfolio bigger in quite little time. I need your comments please. ID#79570284... More
  • 2nd milestone @ 600

    by Guernica | 15th of December, 2016

    I reached finally my second milestone @ 600 sales I was expecting more progress but i have not submitted much in 2016 i am still grateful by the end of this year to reach another milestone, Also found some of my photos used online on some websites on women issues hope 2017... More
  • Tractor under heavy rain

    by Plagesse | 14th of December, 2016

      I think a photo must have a certain atmosphere to create emotions. When I saw this tractor working under heavy rain I could note resist the picture. It works well in Black and white. See Article
  • Portfolio milestone - 2000 images online

    by Newsfocus1 | 14th of December, 2016

    Whilst quality is important as well as quantity it is always nice to pass a significant milestone. My latest batch of images from the Tentertainment music festival did just that taking my portfolio to 2005 images. For those of you just starting out and with only a few images... More
  • 11 Ways to Get Started Creating Concept Pieces

    by Smokinggun7 | 8th of December, 2016

      (This is the #1 result for "big fish in a small pond." But it's a shark. How could you benefit from creating concepts?) Can I let you in on a dirty little secret? A lot of designers out there don't want to admit it, but, well... There are a lot of us who have... More
  • Facebook and photography

    by Romeocharly | 8th of December, 2016

    FaceBook is also literally BURST in Italy, with many visitors a day, although it is completely different from the search engines, and to some extent also from other social networks. So many people are wondering how Earning using FareBook, and while I think it is possible... More
  • 250 Photos ONLINE!!!

    by Brigitt1 | 5th of December, 2016

    I am really excited with the number of photos accepted in less than 2 years. I started to join dreamstime in June 2015 and by December 2016 I reached 250 photos online. Here are my first accepted photo and my 250th accepted photo. First photo   250th photo  ... More
  • Travel to Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

    by Rosebc10987 | 1st of December, 2016

    This is the famous place to visit in British Columbia Please visit my portfolio.       See Article
  • And now just for fun..

    by Physi28 | 1st of December, 2016

    I have been an exclusive contributor at DT since 2010 and there have been many ups and downs, after the first difficulties and the unavoidable learning process my acceptance ratio increased to over 80% and it seemed that slowly but steadily, as the sales and also the revenue... More
  • 100 pics online

    by Leg0ra | 30th of November, 2016

    Few days ago I reached 100 photos online, I have registered in 2014, but have only been active in the beginning and in this few last months. I plan to be more active in future and upload more photos per month, reach milestones faster, and try to be better in quality.... More

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