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Patience pays out!

I know, you heard it a thousand times. Now I'd like to talk to those, who have some experience with other stock sites, but are new on Dreamstime. I guess, you have some photos, that sold well on other sites, and are a disappointment here. Or maybe you have pictures that you liked, even LOVED, but got only a few views on other sites.Now, every stock site attracts different buyers. They like different things. I had some photos, that sold well on another site, and nothing here. And also, the contrary.... continue reading

My first unexpected sale

 Hello everyone! This is my first sale.This blog is for those who are still waiting for their first sold photo. I never expected to sell this image. If you are one of those who belongs to that category, then maybe you are wondering "Will this even work?" or "What am I doing wrong?". I agree with those who say that patience is your friend. After 4 months of waiting, I finally made it.The image is not so brilliant and neither so special. It's alright from a technical point of view, yet... continue reading

Exclusive contributor sales vs non-exclusive contributor sales

till now have 152 image online 11 salesif your client buys SR-EL license then you have to remove your image within 72 hours from your portfolio but if not get SR-EL sales then your same image can give you more income for long term.Advice from myself personally want to request you go for exclusivity if have low time and unable to handle more than 1 agency ,if you work more than 1 agency then {your time+ data uploading cost+ internet cost+ time for title, keyword and description+ review time+... continue reading

Patience and wildlife photography

In wildlife photography the best image almost never happens with the first exposure, sometimes we have to wait for the situation to develop.Watching and waiting after you grab your first exposure can yield the better result.Raccoons are mostly nocturnal animals, so sitting in a park for lunch, I was surprised to see a raccoon climb onto a park trash can.I took my insurance shot. While I was being watched by this curious raccoon, I waited without moving for the next shot. I watched... continue reading

Contacting support

please read below blog discuss all about uploading problem sample image will attached here after it approved by editors just upload today after approved i will again modify this blog.Thanks for your patience.Please make useful this blog if this help you to understand properly.All friends keep patience many times I face same problem as you face on uploading time.Let me clear all to understand you properly. Exactly don’t know well what type problem you face but I just try to describe... continue reading

100 accepted

hi folksIt has took me a while but i have managed it, I got my 100th picture accepted today.           It has been a bit of a struggle with some ups and downs and some lessons learned.My main genre is nature especially birds however I did realise that i needed to expand my portfolio into other areas.Being more of a nature lover landscaping was really a first choice but i soon found that this was easier said than done.I presented a couple that were rejected fro the... continue reading

MY FIRST SALE !

I am very hapi ! I have first sale ! And when I drafted the text on the occasion of the first sale, came a SECOND sale ! 6 Months on, 4 Months actively, acceptante ratio 59.7%, 188 files online. Start ? I did not know what a stock photo. I do not know English well. I write : The plane flies, Google translate : The planecrashed !!!. How to write keywords ? What do they really want ?Bat slowly and patiently everything was in its place. I follow your dear friends and I learned a lot.... continue reading

My First Sale!

A bit of a cliche making a blog about my first sale, but I don't care I've waited almost three months.I don't believe in premonitions or anything like that, but last night I had a dream that I made my first sale, then the very next day...When I first started on Dreamstime I said to my wife that I would be getting my first sale printed out and framed. Well, here it is.   continue reading

50th image accepted

hi folksWell when i started with DT i set myself a target, get 50 images accepted, i am pleased that today i successfully crossed that off my to do list, well not really i just added another 50 and now aiming for the round 100.      At the same time i was concentrating on keeping a good acceptance ratio but i have to say the past couple of months has been a challenge to meet my goals, small as they may be.Although i have been in photography for some time and done quite a bit... continue reading

Goals for 2015

1. Have 1000 + images online2. At least 70 sales3. Take more portraits outside using existing light4. Visit and take photos of new places, preferably abroad5. Have more patience while either waiting or preparing for the perfect image6. Master the basic skills in illustratingHopefully an evaluation will be done at the end of the year with a pleasant outcome.Fire away photographers!My last sale   continue reading

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