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Hello! I have decided about 2 weeks ago to give this website a try. I have been doing photography as a hobby for the past 25 years of my life. So I thought this would be an interesting challenge.

I think I can do good photography (but then, of course, I am biased)... However doing stock photography seems to be a different thing. Not only you have to be good at photography, but you must meet the requirements of Dreamstime for stock photography. I seem to be a bit to art oriented, based on the first reviews...

But so far, it is fun. It forces me to think, find ideas, and take pictures that I would not necessarily take otherwise. And that is a good thing. Phtography requires practice, practice and practice.

I have 2 so far that have been approved. My favorite was taken during a recent hike in the mountain.

Photo credits: Photoaria.

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November 02, 2013


The rainbow picture is mine, but I didn't try to upload it. It is probably too artistic for Dreamstime

October 27, 2013


Welcome in dreamstime and good work! Nice image!

October 27, 2013


Congratulations! I am new to DT too. I have a very small portfolio at the moment which I am hoping to gradually increase.
There is a big difference between a stock photograph and a beautiful artistic photograph. I'm sure you will see this for yourself very soon, then your photographs will get accepted at a faster rate. I love your rainbow photo, I have one in my portfolio too. Good luck :)

October 25, 2013


Good luck

October 24, 2013


Good luck and welcome to DT.

October 23, 2013


It is fun being in here, uploading photos and watch your balance raise. And it is indeed a different challenge than just taking a good photography.. You have to aim for the user, that is the key on these micro stock sites.. Congratulations with your approved photos and good luck in the future! :)

October 23, 2013


I did the same thing there is less that three years ago. I am still here ;)
By the way Congratulations for your first pictures !!!

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