Articles by Alexa Sklar

Oasis of the Seas -Worlds Largest Cruise Ship

I just got off a 7 day cruise on the Oasis of the Seas, the worlds largest cruise ship. It was an amazing trip and a great place to take pictures!Check out some of the shots I got! continue reading

My first assignment picture!!!

I have entered pictures for the assignments before but have never been lucky, well today is the day! I logged on and found that one of my pictures has been accepted for the assignment this month!!!! Take a peek and make sure you vote for the upcoming winner!!! continue reading


WOOOHOOOOOI finally got my hundredth download yesterday! I have been with Dreamstime for about 13 months and it has been both exciting and informative. I feel that i have strengthened as a photographer in many ways. Check out the Hundredth pic! (and some other fun photos).hundredth pic continue reading


Boy was I excited when I came across one of my pictures today in a broshure for coping with the loss of your pet!! I always wonder where my pictures go when they are purchased and now I know! I am so excited!! They even put my name at the bottom of the page. There are many other pictures in this broshure from other dreamstime members. So check it out and see if yours isthere!link here continue reading

Almost 1 year and 2$ away from my first payout!

I started with Dreamstime 1 year ago July 7th and I am only 2$ away from my first payout. My most recent pictures are of my puppy Bailey. Wish me luck! continue reading

Swimming lessons

I am a second grade teacher. I teach during the school year but instead of taking the summer off I do one of my real passions... infant swimming lessons.I work with 1-5 year old's teaching them survival swimming skills in case they were to ever find themselves in a drowning situation. I started training new instructors this weekend and snapped some shots of these terrific children. Take a look! continue reading

My first level 2 image!!!!

With patience and perserverence i finally have a level 2 image!! I am so excited. This is the image>>>>>> continue reading

Cutie Patootie!!!

So how cute is this little boy?!? It was a pleasure shooting him and hopefully he brings me lots of luck. I am finally over 100 images. continue reading

Sports pictures

I have been on Dreamstime since last July and haven't had tremendous success with my uploads. I tend to get a lot of comments like "Image is out of focus" or "Too much noise". I have been trying to fix these issues but it is still proving hard. Although I have had my hardships it seems that I have the most success with Sports shots. I live in Tampa Florida where there are many teams and sports to choose from and it seems capturing the moments has benefited me because 40% of my have been from these... continue reading

100 Images Online!

What an accomplishment for me! I am an ametuer photographer who has been on Dreamstime for 5 months now. I had my fair share of rejections and recently surpassed 100 images online! THis is the one that put me over. And it isn't even one of my favorite shots so i have included those as well.100th image! continue reading

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