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  • When even "hopeless" photo is sold

    by Olgabugrovskaya | 23rd of May, 2017

    This picture was uploaded over a year ago. During this time it has only 7 views. I was almost sure I will never sell this image. It was even a lot of shame for this beautiful place. But I realized that I shouldn`t despair when I saw today the first sale of this photo! ... More
  • Staying active to keep your profile fit

    by Westwoodkuba | 13th of May, 2017

       Hello everyone its been a few weeks since my last blog, and don't i know it. You see when i was very active,adding comments and uploading, people were viewing my portfolio and i even made a sale. But last couple of weeks i have not found or had the time to do much... 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
  • New in a big family

    by Mihaistanciu1977 | 4th of February, 2017

    Hi, I decided to write few words with the hope that some one will read this as I have some questions actually. I got my account set about three weeks ago and since then I have 92 images online with about 200+ in the waiting list. My question is that I maybe did something... More
  • 1 view 1 sale...

    by Cleymans | 16th of March, 2016

    Hi, I'm glad, my first one view = one sale, that's really a nice feeling... this is the picture:   This picture is taken at less then a mile from my home, a strange place at night with the sounds of cars over your head and never nobody around... it's a depot of... More
  • 2 years with Dreamstime

    by Msalena | 27th of November, 2015

    Hello, guys! In fact, these 2 years were very interesting, teaching and ...quick! I would say, I have learnt a lot. I made a decision at the early stage tp become an exclusive contributor. Sometimes I doubt if it was right, but meanwhile I stay with this. Photography... More
  • +100 photos online - Milestone

    by Fotografieschnabel | 28th of August, 2015

    Because of my fathers health problems this month, I wasn't able to reach my goals this month of getting 150 photos online this month. But family comes before everything else off course. Now he's on the better hand, I'm uploading several photos from my holiday in Germany.... More
  • How many views?

    by Gavinp101 | 11th of August, 2015

    I've just had my first picture receive 1000 views. This to me was a nice milestone. I think the number of views are important as obviously the more your photos are being looked at the more chance they have of being sold. Although it appears this is not always the case.... More
  • Use social networks to increase the views/sales?

    by Angelaciudad | 8th of April, 2015

    I wanted to discover by myself if the use of social networks helps to increase the views of my photos and as a consequence, the possibility of more sells too. I used always facebook only for private proposals and I had not any twitter account, so I decided to create a new... More
  • Image with over 1000 Views

    by Amdizdarevic | 14th of October, 2014

    I understand that views are only views and not sales, but at least I feel that these images are getting a lot of exposure. Here is my image with most views, this image is also ranked highest by downloads in my portfolio. Other 4 images are other images with highest... More
  • 300 UPLOADS!!! Double then last post!!

    by Newnow | 20th of August, 2014

    Hello everyone, my last blog was at 150 uploads, now I've double it...Yeah!!! But, I do need some advises because my images have good number of views but very low sale! Can anybody give me some advise what to change or what to do? I know my images are not always people... More
  • 1 sale 0 view!?

    by Perstock | 11th of April, 2014

    Numbers and stats obviesly fascinates and enchants many of us Dreamstimers. Many of the blogs here is all about milestones and stats. Less than a month ago i wrote about my latest milestone 1000 uploads. Two days ago I passed another magic number: 1111 uploads. The latest... More
  • Some superfast sales

    by Perstock | 10th of January, 2014

    After a trip to Abu Dhabi and Dubai in United Arab Emirates in November I started to upload some of the photos I took there. The first sale, Burj al Arab in Dubai came very fast, just one or two views and then a sale and then it went on. Not many but superfast sales. These... More
  • Question: Image Views

    by Kingtrac | 8th of January, 2014

    How many image (estimated or average) views did your first images receive before they sold for the first time? See Article
  • Most viewed doesn´t mean most successful

    by Thorken | 16th of December, 2013

    There is quite big gap among the most viewed images and the most successful ones. My most viewed photo has almost 5000 views and only 1 download. The 4th most viewed with 2700 views has no download. On the other hand the most successful photo has 7 downloads at 438 views.... More
  • Illustration!

    by Akvileja | 5th of August, 2013

    Hello , I need your help people, could you tell me your opinion how I could improve my latest illustration -----> thanks in advance See Article
  • Lot of views?

    by Augustinasg | 22nd of July, 2013

    Hello. I need an advice of how to improve views of my illustrations. what should I do ? See Article
  • Frames

    by Akvileja | 12th of July, 2013

    I have uploaded a several frames during last week. But still I have 0 sales and 0 views, could you help me out and tell whats wrong with my frames ? See Article
  • Succes ?

    by Augustinasg | 8th of July, 2013

    Does anybody know how to be succesful on Dreamstime? See Article
  • Why photography? (win a 7 credit sale!)

    by Robinstockphotos | 1st of July, 2013

    Share your obsession with photography, why you like it, what makes you admire your subjects and what you want dream of capturing one day and where would be your dream destination for photography? Great to know your fellow photographers better and you might hit upon something... More

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