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Hope to sell more in 2017

THE 2000TH SALE TODAY.New little milestone.THE 1000TH sale on 25th of January, 2016.Just a year ago.Under the guidance of my friend Mr. Gao, I registered DT account in May 2013. Bulkimages upload from November 2014.Became an exclusive Dreamstime contributor in January, 2015.After becoming exclusive, sales increased significantly.Sales began to decline in May 2016 and I expect an increase in sales in 2017.Thank Gao for selfless help. Thank DT.Thank all my buyers.           continue reading

My Very First Blog Entry

Hello,As most of you know. I love taking photos so I decided to return to the uploading my photos on Dreamstime.com.I've been a photographer for most of my life, taking mostly photos of nature and wildlife and people.It'ssite for commercial photographers to upload images that could be used in magazines, tri folds, signs, catalogs, etc.Once someone is interested in uploading one of the images, the owner gets a certain percentage of the royalties, usually a small amount but still a lot of... continue reading

Never give up chasing the light

485 reaching 500, Finally I'm close to 500 uploads, still have pending uploads, After long slow journey and many rejections, I like to say I learned a lot about stock and with the help and support of kind contributors on Dreamtime and your positive comments I was able to be better. If I may say I feel I was able to achieve even a little success, I used to take only artistic photos with textures and blurs sometimes, that was the only kind of photos I was interested in, this kind of photos fit for a... continue reading

PROFESSIONAL CAREER IN PHOTOGRAPHY. JUST A FEW STEPS

Recently I’ve been reading several articles on how famous photographers built their professional careers.I discovered that actually many people took a few very similar steps on their way up to the top.Step one – shooting celebrities (not Hollywood stars Like Brad Pitt, but local theater actors, young singers, teen musical bands etc.). Studio shots and reportages (concert rehearsal, theater piece rehearsals etc.) showing some famous faces can be a good start for the professional photographer... continue reading

At Last! 10,000,000!

After coming close in recent years. On the 29th of December 2014 Alicante airport had its 10,000,000th passenger of the year.When in Spain instead of going to the beach everyday I spend a lot of time standing on a muddy hump near to the airport.It is worth it to see all of the cleverly painted aircraft and the recent new terminal building.           I have arranged all of the photos in a managed collection here.Managed Collection continue reading

1st sale 27-10-2014

Today I am feeling happy because I got my 1st sale @0.42 ,I have 31 file online and joining date March 8, 2014.So my 1st sale come out after 7 months 19 days later.  continue reading

Editorial or Commercial? For the beginner .....

Many beginners in stock photography are still struggling what photos they can put as commercial or editorial. Commercial photos can be used commercial and also editorial. Editorial photos or better said “Editorial Use Only” photos can be only used for editorial purposes. So NO COMMERCIAL use.Lets start to explain in more details what the licenses mean.What is a commercial photo?This is a photo that can be used for commercial and editorial purposes. This means that they can be used... continue reading

The Kung Fu Master of Stock Teaches Grasshopper About the "Obvious"

The Kung Fu Master of Stock was in his garden photographing garden tools arranged in ways to appeal for commercial purposes when Grasshopper wandered in, looking dejected and sad. Master inquired as to why the long face and the reply was Grasshopper was disappointed with the sales in his portfolio."Let's take a look at your portfolio" suggested Master and together they huddled behind a laptop screen. "Grasshopper, you have over 500 images in your portfolio after two years and only 83 sales. Can... continue reading

Architecture as Commercial or Editorial

Hello Community,Its been a while since I wrote a blog but I've been really busy. still keeping up with Dreamstime since I hope this to be a success. I've been learning a lot about taking different kind of pictures but unfortunately only have 2 sales...Anyway the purpose of this blog post is to see what you all know about Architecture/ Landmarks and how it would relate to whether it would be a commercial image or a editorial image?I am asking because I have beentaking lots of Architectural... continue reading

Every approved photo is not easy

I haven't into photography in the road, I saw the photography of others, always think they are easy to get, but in fact, when I seriously carry camera decided to take some good work, but found himself can't really grasp this everything, not only is the art photography, and even commercial photography is also very helpless. Now, I need is more practice and photography knowledge and experience of learning.A test article. continue reading

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