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NEWBIE!

>Hey All! I'm new to Dreamstime and Stock Photography in general, I have already had a handful of random images accepted, and am simply looking for insight into how I can get more exposure and hopefully more sales. I have been taking photos for 2 decades and take great pride in my work, please let me know what you think of what I have so far, good and bad, I can take it!Also, most of my travel images are from when I was shooting for pure enjoyment with no foresight that I would ever use these images... continue reading

How my first sale happened

It was January 2015. I had joined Dreamstime just a few months before that: October 2014. By then, I had just uploaded the pictures I had taken since I bought my DSLR and found that had just about 66% survived the review process. I found myself wondering: where can I get more subjects? What else could I photograph that would be worth uploading to DT?I found out that tweeting mi images increased the number of views. I knew that this most likely WON'T mean that anyone would buy an image. But I thought... continue reading

Newbie Alert!

I've been taking pics all my life but didn't start getting serious about it until my first child was born in 1995. A year later I started a small bakery business specializing in cookie bouquets. I had a lot of fun and learned a lot staging my cookies for pictures for my brochures.Speed forward to today, and while I am no where near a pro, I do have a few non-profit organizations that I take pictures for. Mostly, I cover events for organizations' web sites, social media and newsletters.My... continue reading

3 Months in, Progress Update, First Blog Post

Hey Everyone,Never posted a blog before so thought I'd make a start by posting about my very limited experience with the world of stock photography.Photography has been a serious hobby for me for around 2 years now (serious in the sense of purchasing my first SLR and spending time getting to know how to use it and take good shots, 2 years ago i didn't even know the correct term for Depth of Field). I first heard about stock photography around a year ago, but never really looked... continue reading

Uneasy

Being a newbie in a new place makes me nervous to the point of being unusual, but everyday I learn a new thing, thanks to Admin.Happy holiday for everybody, best of luck in coming year.*Sorry for my bad English  continue reading

24 sales

I am happy to announce that I have more than tripled my sales since my first/last blog entry.24 sales is still extremely modest but I feel like I am making progress.    continue reading

Newbie here!

 I'm new to Dreamstime, and I'd love to make new friends with the same interests!And this is my cat, he licked his nose out of nowhere and it turned out to be such a GREAT photo!My main focus is nature, animals and tattoos! continue reading

..my first picture!

Finally! I sold my first picture! I had already sold 8 illustrations and despite my happiness was not fully satisfied. The photo in question is one of my favorite shots ... And at this point, I think of being even a little jealous =P..at a step out of my 50 approvals .. I can only wish you good sale!Byee!  continue reading

So well... let´s do microstock, what could possibly go wrong?

First things first: Hi. My Name is Konstantin (yep call me Konsti pls) and i´m 19 years old. So i did photography for a year now and wanted to go commercial since i started this thing. I love it! I´m kinda addicted to upload. Until the weekend, i think I´ll gonna get exklusive with dreamstime.Happy shooting to all and sorry for my english!Konsti    continue reading

Newbie on the Block

So hello everyone. I'm the newbie on the block. I just joined today as a contributor. I'm still waiting for my first image to be approved. *crosses fingers* Hopefully people out there will like my stuff and download something.My name's Christina. I'm a 90's alternative chick at heart. I love big comfy sweaters, chipped nail polish, and my faux-retro eyeglasses. (Without which I couldn't see.)I guess I should tell you about my art. I'm a photo-manipulator. I take macro photos of every... continue reading

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