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Other images accepted

Hi there,I have been under great expectations in these days as I had about 14 images under pending status.Almost a day or two some were in 'image under review' status.Very strange :) However, I was very disappointed when I have seen lots of them with: " Distorted pixels, image was interpolated, poorly scanned, upsampled, oversharpened or JPG was not saved at the highest quality." refusal message status :( or even " - Subject of your submission is already well covered in our data base and... continue reading

Complete Collection of Refusing Reasons Vol. 2

How many kinds of reasons have you received about refused files? Did you really understant these reasons and do a well job to avoid receiving again? Undoubtedly, reading these reasons carefully is very helpful for you to avoid refusing and improve your acceptance ratio. Here is the complete list of refusing reasons which I collected before when my pics are refused. And some reasons are added for this time. So I call it vol. 2:) Maybe, some of them are too old to use, but I still hope this can be helpful... continue reading

New camera body or better lens?

Today, almost all photographers who sell pictures on microstok are using digital slr cameras. Many novice photographers at a time will face ''the big dilemma'': new camera body or a good, sharp, more expensive lens?I personally know many persons who upgraded from say Canon EOS 40D to 50D/7D, from EOS 450D to 550D....WOW.... XX megapixels...WOW.... X frames/second, super mega LCD...and they use kit lenses.On the other side i know many photographers who kept the ''old cameras'' (Canon... continue reading

Avoiding Refusals – Part II Rejections that could be fixed:

I have started a series that I hope will help newcomers, and perhaps even give a little different perspective to seasoned vets in avoiding refusals. Due to the volume of submissions, I am sure that you have sat and waited for many days for your images to be reviewed, only to have them bounce back to you because of the following reasons:1.“The image contains a large amount of noise artifacts. Please fix this issue using noise-removal software and resubmit.”2.“White balance parameter was... continue reading

Complete Collection of Refusing Reasons

How many kinds of reasons have you received about refused files? Did you really understant these reasons and do a well job to avoid receiving again? Undoubtedly, reading these reasons carefully is very helpful for you to avoid refusing and improve your acceptance ratio. Here is the complete list of refusing reasons which I collected when my pics are refused. I hope this can be helpful to you.1.This is a very well covered subject in our data base or the subject of your image is too specific. We... continue reading

Reasons for refusals

Many of our community members have found it difficult to accurately comprehend the reasons for refusal when they received the rejection notification and wondered what to do in order to comply with the Dreamstime criteria.Given our wish to prevent further disappointment and frustration for our photographers and illustrators due to refusals, here is a brief, but hopefully useful set of specific and often encountered reasons backed by images. These are mostly technical reasons. Along with them, don&#... continue reading

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