I am still a newbie, in many ways. It has been an interesting journey here, up and down. Just a few observations and experiences for sharing.First Month – Importance of Acceptance RatioAll fire-up to upload all your pictures? Remember the excitement and trepidation in waiting for pictures acceptance? Then, the rejection. One by one. Quite a morale buster. The initial action plays a heavy price in the future. Acceptance ratio dictate the number of images each photographer can upload each week.... continue reading
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Kept thinking these few months since I've been a member of DT about different ways of catching up with the most "older" members sales wise ... and one of the ways I came up with is to DIVERSIFY MY PORTFOLIO.There's no way I'm going to catch up with portfolios that reached at least four figures in their images number that soon, but I can cover a similar number of subjects in less pictures posted ... for now!I tend to get involved with one subject and try to perfect my technique with it,... continue reading
I admire the submitters at Dreamstime who have committed to developing their art and skill. I often look at other people's work and try to learn from it. Unfortunately, this cuts into my productivity but fortunately, when I do learn a new technique I can hardly wait to try it out. Ultimately, this ends up diversifying my portfolio to the point where I'm not sure if I have much of a distinctive personal brand. I still feel like I'm constructing the right combination of photography and illustration... continue reading
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