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My observations of being in stock photography about a year

A bit less than a year ago I decided to give stock photography a try as I have thousands and thousands photos sitting on my hard drive. Today I hit 1000 uploads and to celebrate that I decided to write a blog post on my observations. Why not, right?During this time I have realized that you have to submit much much more photos than that if you want to have decent sales provided you have started with stock photography recently. I have analysed some users and the ones that have high sales per image are... continue reading

The journey to my first sale

I still remember when I was starting, it was a hot month of august, I took my camera and went to take as many images as I could.Among those photos was one that I did not find very pleasant to admire, because it seemed very simple, it was a rocky texture of the earth that at first had caught my attention, but over time lost interest.Each photograph that I was uploading achieved a medium success, which motivated me to continue again and again with the taking of new and new photos, improving my technique... continue reading

The Greatest Sale of the Year for Stock Photographers

The food has all been eaten, the relatives have gone home and kids have been put to bed.The holiday is over for another year, and it’s now time to turn your attention to the biggest shopping event of the season. No, I’m not talking about Black Friday sales after the Thanksgiving holiday.If you are interested in shooting stock photography, the holiday sales to keep an eye on are the ones on the day after Halloween!Think about what stock photography is all about.It’s not just... continue reading

The Story Behind My First Sold Photo

Hello everybody,I want to tell the story behind my first sold photo recently.   (my first sold photo)It was a sunny summer day, weeks after spring ends. I with my family visited to a gardener that hiding in the trees of city, for get some flowers and little grape tree. The garden is not too visible because trees covers the garden, but the garden is just on the center of big city. Not all people around knows the gardener are here, they might guess there as a little park.   The... continue reading

My un/conventional workplaces and the first assignment file sale

This assignment is very a good one for me.In the contest took three of my works and one of them I was able to sell.This is my first sale of assignment file.For each picture in this contest is its own story. For example, this was done at the Hermitage, where my husband and I went to our first journey together. The Hermitage is still my favorite Museum.We traveled a lot and was in the Vatican Museum in Rome and the Dresden gallery and many other museums, but the Hermitage is my favorite.By the... continue reading

First milestone

This evening , I pass my first milestone on DT, I posted 10 photos :)photos from my travel in 2017 in carabeans islandsnow , i'm putting spanish photos from barcelona ...pending now my first sale , just have a look on my portofolio and tell me what can be improved   to be continued continue reading

Sale and assignment voting stage

I was happy that my picture was aproved in assigment. Today i found out that my image was sold and now i have 101 sales on that picture. I am very happy and i what to tell you this . Do don't give up and upload for assigment . Maybe i will win the assigment this time.  continue reading

My first sale - Man of Sorrow!

So after around 220 photos and 2 months of waiting I have my first sale and I am delighted. Thank you to the buyer, whoever you are!Man of Sorrow  continue reading

First sale! :)

 I have been uploading on DT since beginning of march and today realized that I had my first sale 2 days ago. :))) It was Oxararfoss waterfall in Iceland. Both color and B&W was bought. So fellow DTers- do not loose hope, there is always a first time!If buyer is reading this, I would be happy to know the usage of the photos :)Cheers,Janina continue reading

2nd sale

 Had my second sale last night. One of the many pictures I took of a sunflower in a garden that hadn't fully turned the seeds yet. To whomever purchased my picture, thank you very much & thank you for shopping Dreamstime. Please come again! continue reading

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