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  • Start to shoot food

    by Nimless | 22nd of March, 2017

    Couple months ago, I start shooting food and food ingredients. A whole new universe was open to my eyes. Didn't realize that usual, daily products, fruits and vegetables can be artistic in some way. For me, photography was focused on portraits: seniors, childs, men, woman,... More
  • Upload What?

    by Cwinkler25 | 20th of March, 2017

    As someone who is just taking my first tentative steps into the world of stock images,‭ ‬I am of course wondering what sort of images are most likely to be accepted.‭ ‬I would‭ ‬prefer to not waste my time on images that‭ ‬have no chance of being accepted... More
  • Patience pays out!

    by Bwagner656 | 14th of March, 2017

    I know, you heard it a thousand times. Now I'd like to talk to those, who have some experience with other stock sites, but are new on Dreamstime. I guess, you have some photos, that sold well on other sites, and are a disappointment here. Or maybe you have pictures that you... More
  • 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
  • My new illustration (vector)

    by Pal1983 | 8th of March, 2017

    Hi! Offer you my new illustration (vector)                   More
  • Why Your Content Calendar & Stock Image Portfolio Are Missing Out

    by Smokinggun7 | 6th of March, 2017

        Why Your Content Calendar & Stock Image Portfolio Are Missing Out aka “Marketing for Obscure Holidays, Part 2” When the movie, Independence Day was released back in 1996 on the 2nd of July 2 (the same day the action in the film started), we all knew that the... More
  • My 2nd Editors' Choice

    by Georgeskyrillos | 6th of March, 2017

    From my latest bicycle series: One got to be an Editors' Choice:      and I'm very happy about it :) Thank you! 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
  • Milestone - 400 files online

    by Gibizet | 5th of March, 2017

    400 images to stock, not so easy, I tried new stuff, and I even had two pictures taken to the assignment on the crowd. Besides I am happy because my sales number now contains two digits, 11 sales. I share some pictures of this new hundred.       More
  • My First Acceptances!

    by Chockcaitlin | 4th of March, 2017

    I'm super excited to be part of the Dreamstime contributor team :) My first submission was accepted - 100% so far! (It was only 15 photos though.) I'm focusing mainly on my underwater and marine life photography at the moment. Here's one of my favorites from the group-- a... More
  • Happening street is a warehouse of stock photos

    by Mangalika | 3rd of March, 2017

    Recently I have developed a keen interest on streets. As I roam around with my fuji mirror-less and the good old 500D, the streets give me immense pleasure to shoot all the people, events happening around them, food and culture. Some beginners might feel very much shy to... More
  • The Weekend Stock Photographer

    by Amitai | 3rd of March, 2017

    What does it take to become a stock photographer? today? nothing.   (shot on a day trip with my daughter). A decent camera, basic composition skills (since Auto everything/photoshop will take care of the rest) is all you need.   (shot on a family trip to a nearby... More
  • "Carpe diem"!

    by Helgardas | 3rd of March, 2017

    The most common symbolic use of the skull is a representation of death. At first impression it carries a negative aura and nowadays more often its portrayal express everything what can be associated with evil in general. However, it can have and another meaning such as life... More
  • My first exclusive sale

    by Olgabugrovskaya | 2nd of March, 2017

    And here is my first sale as a photographer working exclusively with Dreamstime.com. I am very happy and proud!   See Article
  • My first 100 images

    by Bographics | 1st of March, 2017

    I have started submitting photos and other graphic materials on Dreamstime almost two months ago, but now I've reached my first goal: 100 images online. This is a small but pretty hard step, but big things starts with small steps, isn't? Here are some of my newest images:... More
  • Latest assignment contest

    by Shahmeiraj198139 | 1st of March, 2017

    This month five images of mine have approved by DT to compete in this month's contest. Please vote for these below shown images to encourage me. Thanks in advance           More
  • Over 1000 online

    by Mgntplus | 26th of February, 2017

    I thought that I would not succeed, but here they are, over 1000 photos. After more than two years, I can say that I kept interest. I was skeptical, but now I'm satisfied. Several interesting photos for me I will point out in this blog.        ... More
  • Color management for dummies

    by Klodvig | 24th of February, 2017

    Sorry for the title, I didn't mean to insult anyone, just wanted to get your attention. Now that I have it, let's talk about color profiles and color management.      Without going too deep into color theory or technical specifications, lets just me just say that... More
  • 500 images online! :)

    by Parinmnparmar | 24th of February, 2017

    Dear friends, It is a great pleasure for me to share that I have reached 500 milestone. I became actively working on dreamstime from August 2016, and I am happy to reach 500! This is one of my very initial images:    And this one is one of my recent ones...... More
  • 2,000 sales - the Power of Grit and how it applies to photography

    by Amitai | 21st of February, 2017

    In a very interesting coincidence, I stumbled upon this TED talk about 2 weeks before I reached my 2,000 sales benchmark (today!!!). Grit is a concept that claims that individuals who show passion and perseverance have more chance to succeed in the long run than other... More

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