Articles by Per Björkdahl

Time to celebrate, again!

 A bit slow right now but thanks to phenomenal sales recently I have now past 1500 sales! Thats worth celebrating! :-) Also, just a few days ago I past the 2500 uploads mark. A milestone i believed where very far away when i joined DT. Also, yesterday i launched my tenth managed Collection – Functionalism In Architecture. The managed collections may be a great way to present interresting topics where you are represented.A little tip for those of you who are new or relatively new... continue reading

Time to celebrate!

 Today i past the 2000$ mark from just above 2200 uploads. And, in just four days this month I have had 70 sales - so far! It feels really good. The image above was taken in Havana in december so now its time to plan the next phototrip. :-)Patience pays...Cheers from Stockholm! continue reading

1000 sales!

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 sales :-)Cuba and Havana is really photogenic and the people are very kind and friendly. Its very easy to photograph people there - they even are modelling, just for fun.Cheers from Stockholm! Sale number 1000 is taken... continue reading

1500 images online

  Time to celebrate! Today I past 1500 images online - an image from Vaxholm, "capital" of Stockholm archipelago. The other image is taken in Gaschurn, Austria where I spend a great week in february - partly financed from DT sales :-)Cheers from Stockholm! continue reading

1000 dollars

 Yesterday I past the thousand dollar mark! Close to five hundred sold images (two left) after a bit more than two years. On conventional stock market before microstock existed this was my level for a month or so with less images on stock.For the newbees it might be interresting to now that my sales came on a higher level when I past some seven hundred images online. So just head for as many - good - as possible. My next goal is two thousand images online. Also, my bestseller so far is - flags.... continue reading

1 sale 0 view!?

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 hundred uploads also rendered two interresting sales - one sale, one view, a topic that also have its own blog here...I bet that these images will have considerable views after this blog...Also, yesterday I passed... continue reading

1000 online today

Time to celebrate :-) After one and a half year i have passed one thousand images online and over 230 sales.A lot of work is now starting to give some result also when it comes to earnings.November was some kind of turning point with around eighty dollars income.One odd thing is that my bestseller is flags, wich DT initially didnt want to approve - to much flags...These are my bestsellers so far:Cheers! continue reading

Assignment question

Anyone, how can i use an already uploaded image to enter an assignment?I am a little confused right now... I think some of my already uploaded - and some of them also been sold - images would ”fit in” as assignment images...A little bit of frustration...Cheers! continue reading

Some superfast sales

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 four sold within one or two views:I also got one of the images accepted as assignment - Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi.That one also sold within hours after one or two views.A new experience,... continue reading

100 sales and tripled earnings

Today I celebrate my one hundred sale!After one year on DT I passed this milestone.Also, during October I was accepted as exlusive photographer.And, suddenly after a week or two the earnings where trippled compared with the best month - August. I don´t now if this depends on going exclusive or if the uploaded amount - which then passed 700 - is critical.Anyway it´s quite thrilling.Some of the latest sales: continue reading

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