Articles by Kenishirotie

Cheer to NYPD!

After 1 year in microstock business, this is my first editorial image accepted in Dreamstime. I visited New York right after May 1st attempted car bombing incident. Manhattan city has tightened its security as you can find police officers at every corner of the city and police cars are in standby mode at every junctions of traffic light. I never feel so safe to visit New York city, cheer to NYPD! continue reading

First 100 sales

As of today Feb 8, 2010 I achieve my first 100 download here at Dreamstime. I joined Dreamstime back in Feb 2009 and only start to contribute photos in April 2009. I want to take this opportunity to thanks those who have purchased my photos.The image at the right side is my first image got accepted at Dreamstime and it produced my first sale too. The image on left is the image marks my 100 sales. continue reading

One way to shoot people without needing a model release form

I just want to share in this blog one way to shoot people oriented stock photo without needing a model release form. For those who are new to stock photography, any photo with recognizable persons in it must have an accompanying model release form or else it can be sold only for editorial use.I have two photos taken last week at farmer market have been accepted by Dreamstime and most other microstock sites as Royalty Free image without needing to fill in a model release form.What I did is... continue reading

My first sale in Dreamstime

Just wanna share my experience with Dreamstime. I uploaded 2 photos to Dreamstime and 1 was accepted and the other was refused due to trademark seens on the photo. I was pretty excited although only 1 was accepted. I mean this is my first experience selling photo online. Well, guess what? I manage to make my first sale within a week! that's really surprise me! I thought typically most users have to wait at least few months before they make the first sale. I think I'm just get lucky... thanks to the... continue reading

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