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  • Capturing the 2017 total solar eclipse

    by Klodvig | 4th of August, 2017

      On Monday, August 21, 2017 there will be rare celestial event visible in the United States: A total solar eclipse. The umbra, or the deepest shadow cast by the moon completely blocking out the light of the sun will trace a band across 14 states from Oregon to South... More
  • My bird photos

    by Bwagner656 | 18th of July, 2017

    If I have to choose one subject as my favorite, it is nature photography. Unfortunatly birds are not very much into modelling, and you need to wake up early to catch them. So most of my bird portraits are a bit noisy. That makes every bird photos of mine accepted even more... More
  • Becoming exclusive

    by TheSlowWalkers | 7th of May, 2017

    Well, the e-mail arrived yesterday, confirming I am now a photographer, working exclusively with Dreamstime but how did I get to ths stage? I had 85 photos in my portfolio and was pleased with the submissions process. I'd had a few photos refused but, although disappointing,... More
  • New milestone. 1000 images sold!

    by Baldas1950 | 20th of April, 2017

    Today I have discovered that it has reached the goal of 1000 sales. This is the thousandth photo sold. "The four primordial elements: earth, water, air and fire"   I started uploading images in 2011 and then creating compositions like this one just for fun. Today it... 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
  • Christmas in Bethlehem

    by Fatema7864 | 24th of December, 2016

    Got an opportunity to visit Jerusalem and Bethlehem during the Christmas season in 2015. Some clicks...                  More
  • How my dog photography has grown in quality with Dreamstime

    by Epicmagnagraecias | 21st of August, 2016

    Hi everyone, since I am a Dreamstimer I submitted a lot of my dog photography with tips on how to take decent shots on non cooperative models such as dogs... and I have to say, each refusal note was teaching me to perform better shots me too...   This was one of my... More
  • A 1000 images milestone and two editors' choices!

    by Teolazarev | 2nd of August, 2016

    Hey there everybody! As of today I am a proud owner of 1000+ portfolio on Dreamstime! It's been two painful months to sort out all of my travel images, dig up pet photography and organize new shoots, but the longer I do it the more fun it gets. Today was also my first... More
  • Las Vegas

    by Pettys | 18th of June, 2016

    Las Vegas. Nevada, USA. City of Las Vegas is mainly known for its nightlife, but also crime. The heart of Las Vegas is Las Vegas Boulevard, or its part called The Strip 7.2 km long. In this section you can find most hotel complexes, which are also a giant casino. There are... More
  • 1000 sales!

    by Perstock | 25th of February, 2016

    Time to celebrate - again! Today I past 1000 sales and very, very soon I will have 2000 images online. Also, in the recent assignment I had three images accepted. All three taken in Havana where I spend a couple of weeks in december. A trip partly financed from Dreamstime... More
  • Published!!

    by Clewisleake | 3rd of February, 2016

       So I was at home in Memphis, Tennessee sitting in a waiting room for an appointment, getting bored I decided to pick up a magazine to kill some time. Thumbing through the pages of "Memphis Magazine", I came across an image that looked oddly familiar, low and behold... More
  • Who buys your photos?

    by Bragearonsen | 17th of January, 2016

    Have you ever wondered who actually buys your photos and what they are used for? I have. I occasionally google my own name to see if I can track down any usage of my photos, just for fun. Recently I discovered that one of my photos from beautiful Petra in Jordan was used... More
  • The Benefits of Winging a Trip

    by Cgardinerphotos | 16th of December, 2015

    I want to talk to you about the benefits of just 'winging' your next big travel trip. I've come to really enjoy traveling this way, and will show you how a road trip through the national parks of the United States looked in about 29 days. I had built up a list of places... More
  • $1,000 milestone

    by Rhbabiak13 | 15th of November, 2015

    Today marks the day that I crossed the $1,000 mark on Dreamstime. I never would have imagined that a homemaker, wife, mother of 10, grandma to 4, could make money from doing something I love. I feel blessed. Thank you Dreamstime, buyers and fellow photographers who encourage... More
  • 1000 files online

    by Sebastian423 | 31st of October, 2015

    Small milestone reached in my portfolio there is now 1000 files. It took over 1 year to get here and it's just 10% of my ultimate goal which is 10.000 files :) Along with files I've managed to sell my pictures 316 times. It's been very interesting journey so i'd like to... More
  • 1.000 SALES!

    by Bennymarty | 18th of September, 2015

    Hello! I would like to share with you my happiness reaching 1.000 SALES milestone! This is my 1000th sale:    I love Dreamstime because here you can sell any kind of subject for example: - illustrations about New York patriotic symbols    - Animals... More
  • Finally 2000+ images done!

    by Matthiase | 24th of August, 2015

    It has been a long journey to reach this goal, but i did it =). Its hard to find time to photograph as much as you would like to, since most of us have full-timejobs and families.   Every milestone is fun to achieve, you have to put in a lot of time to shoot and edit... More
  • 1,000 Photos In Portfolio

    by Rhbabiak13 | 22nd of June, 2015

    Today, I reached 1,000 photos in my portfolio. I have been a part of Dreamstime for 10 months now. It is quite exciting to be a part of such a wonderful group of people. I will share some of my latest accepted photos with you. This is a photo that I took at an artist... More
  • Why assignment refusals should be welcomed

    by Stamena | 9th of February, 2015

    Assignments are a nice way to put your imagination to work and force yourself to think out of the box. But to have images approved for an assignment you need to raise the bar for yourself as well. I realized that the hard way as I had three rejections before having an illustration... More
  • A perfect month

    by Phoenixci | 8th of February, 2015

    Long have I awaited for it to happen, I kept trying and trying and trying, sometimes even too hard. I kept telling myself this is the one I will get it an when I got a refusal my dream of a perfect month was shattered even to my dismay that images that was refused, someone... More

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