Today marks the day that I crossed the $1,000 mark on Dreamstime.I never would have imagined that a homemaker, wife, mother of 10, grandma to 4, could make money from doing something I love.I feel blessed.Thank you Dreamstime, buyers and fellow photographers who encourage me on this journey.Here's pictures of my last ten sales.As always, pictures look best if you click on them. As you will see, my pictures are from real life... continue reading
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Small milestone reached in my portfolio there is now 1000 files.It took over 1 year to get here and it's just 10% of my ultimate goal which is 10.000 files :) Along with files I've managed to sell my pictures 316 times.It's been very interesting journey so i'd like to thank all the buyers and DT for giving me the opportunity to sell my work. continue reading
I just sold my 200 photo!It's my lucky best photo which brought me the third place atHome improvement assignments and it's my best sold piece, with 39 sales in three month.Today when I saw my 199 sales I thought "Choosing colors" should be my lucky 200. And it was.I'm glad that I've reached this goal and I have notice that: last year in October i had 4 sales and this month I already have 40 sales.That means posting on Dreamstime helped me a lot with my evolution in photography and the concept... continue reading
I am very exited to say that I have reached my second goal of 200 images online on DT.About a few weeks ago I have gave illustrations a try and found it to be quite entertaining and fun. Its easy to shoot imagesthen manipulate them into what you want your image to "say" what you want it to say.I still shoot raw photos and will also continue giving illustrations a shot because they honestly sell the best :) continue reading
After four years and seven months I got a 1000th sale on dreamstime. Its really exciting and encouraging to see that my work has been rewarded 1000 times.This is the image that got me 1000th sale And oddly enough I have 2121 files in my portfolio. Hopefully we will keep working with dreamstime by the year 2121 and beyond.There is hope for the new contributors here. Keep learning and keep doing the work. You will rise and will be rewarded soon. continue reading
I'm so excited and feel so privileged to be able to travel in my retirement. One of my goals was to "see" as much of the world as possible while my eyes were still good enough to do so.My other goal was to share all my travels with others through my photography. As of today, I am now able to share 1002 photos and even more lucky to have sold 111 of them, all "snapshots" of my life. Where else can you make money while doing what you love on vacation, other than here on dreamstime?... continue reading
My 1000th sale Three years ago I found dreamstime almost by chance, I had no idea what micro stock was, or even that it was possible for a simple mortal like myself to offer my own images for sale. When I joined, I thought to myself : Who the hell is going to buy my photographs ? No chance !My acceptance ratio the first month was a lousy 4% , I almost give up, but I decided to give it a try, and I am glad I did, with the revenues already recovered the cost of my camera, lenses and filters... continue reading
After 12 months of high speed-uploading, I finally reach my SECOND HAPPY GOAL: 1000 images online, with Acceptance ratio: 95.1%This is my lucky online artworks #1000 I do make a 'deadline' for my self and so that I can trully put a hardwork in every single day. ^_^ I never wonder that I finally can step in here, swimming in the wonderful land with a lot of talented friends. A lot of wonderful friends in Dreamstime bring a lot of positive... continue reading
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