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2011 in review

It’s about one month since we have passed into the New Year. 2011 was the best year yet on Dreamstime, and I will soon celebrate 8 years of collaboration. The growth was overall below my expectation on the beginning of the year, but it is still there despite the many economic problems our world is facing.Image productionI have closed the year a little under the production target for 2011 – 113/120. 95% of them were accepted by Dreamstime (107), which represent around 13% increase in portfolio... continue reading

Best selling illustrations and vector drawing of 2011

 CALLING ALL GRAPHIC DESIGNERS WHO SELL IMAGES ON DREAMSTIMEI want to put together a Collection of the best selling illustrations and vector drawing on Dreamstime for 2011.So please let me have your best, maximum of three image numbers and I'll add them to the collection.Thank you for your help in doing this.    continue reading

Christmas Homes 2011-Virginia and Washington D.C.

Every year in December ambitious home owners in Virginia and Washington D.C. decorate their homes with many Christmas lights in a competition for the best decorated home.For many their electric bill for the month of December is at least $2000.00.Some displays are timed to music with changing lights.Others are static.All most all of these well decorated homes are in the suburbs with many in lonely secluded neighborhoods.Washington D.C. has only one well decorated home.All of the displays... continue reading

Best of 2011

This image of a green window is among my favorite images from 2011. Which ones are yours? I've posted all others on my blog, feel free to check them out:Best of 2011.Happy New Year and all the best for 2012! continue reading

Goodbye 2011, Hello Baby 2012

Happy New Years!Looks like yet again another New Year's Eve watching Dick Clark.Here's a toast to the world economy improving in 2012, more peace on Earth, less bickering politicians, more concern for preserving the earth, less extremist viewpoints, less greed, ever spreading freedom, improving global women's rights and more goodwill to our fellow planet Earth inhabitants. continue reading

total 400 pictures accepted in 2011 !!

I reached my goal to have a total of400 pictures accepted at Dreamstime in 2011 !!Merry christmas to you all and a happy new year !!My next goal is to changefrom Sony to Nikon in 2012 !! and much more pictures accepted and sold !!Wishing you all the best !!! continue reading

2011 in a nutshell - my blatant self promotion and thanks to all

Well we are nearing the end of 2011, "it's not over yet" I hear you cry but for me the end of December is real busy so I thought I would write this very self promoting blog now.As I write this I have just had my 900th image accepted by DT ( and my 901st )   That's 537 accepted images this year resulting in 1225 sales so far in 2011 with an RPD of just under $2.For me though this year has not been about the sales but more about working on the technical side of things.I'm lucky that... continue reading

The Total Lunar Eclipse on December 10th, 2011

Six months ago HERE IN MY BLOG I told you on total lunar eclipse that happened on June 15, 2011.Now I would like to tell you that this Saturday, December 10th, total lunar eclipse will take place, again!All the information can be found IN WIKIPEDIA. Those of us who are located in South America or Antarctica (heh-heh, is there somebody from Antarctica here on DT? :-) ) have no chances to see the eclipse. Others may be lucky (if the sky will be clear of clouds).Here are a couple of useful... continue reading

1th december 2011: The world of animation loses Shingo Araki

Shingo Araki has died today, 1st december 2011, at the age of 72 y.o.He was the genius who turned into cartoons, many Japanese manga: Versailles no Bara, Devilman, Babil Junior and Saint Seiya (Probably The Most known)!But for me he was much more: Shingo Araki was the person who, through his works, lit in me the passion of the design definitively. He was one of my biggest inspirations, the one I am most deeply tied because he is the one I took inspiration for the characterization of the human... continue reading

Today is 2011 2011 !!

Today is 20112011(ddmmyyyy)A day in history. Why it is so special? Because for next year is 2012 2012 and no more double year appear for this century,20132013, 20142014,.... do not exist.Most important, today is also my birthday!So far, I still can'tfind someone with the same birthday as me.Hope I can find one in DT!:) continue reading

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