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I nearly gave up

As a beginner, I uploaded more than 10 images,but all of them are all rejected...The first time I got refused, I feel very very ashamed.But a few days later, I think my photographing skills that bad is a fact,it does not matter get refused some more times.So I upload more...again fail..At the 13th time, I feel this site requires too high skills, I will neverhave any chance.So..I decide to donate my refused pictures to some other free image websites..Then I opened my dreamstime,... continue reading

Important Tips for Newbies to minimize Rejections!

Hi there.I had to learn the hard way with under 50% approval...So i would like to help YOU to get started BETTER!Problem: Dreamstime don't accepts single Web Graphic ButtonsSolution: Group your buttons and banners to 2 or more in one pictureProblem: Car's and Car Parts are under copyright!Solution: Don't waste your time taking photos of car parts. (The ones visible from outside.)Problem: Tight Crops!Solution: Don't crop your pictures, the more is visible the better!Problem:... continue reading

How Rejected Images Helped Me

I remember my first image that got approved on Dreamstime . It was 3 years ago. I was so happy! "Finally!"  Oh yes, because I had numerous images decline at first. I began to be worried if I will ever be able to have at least one picture approved.But I was never got discouraged about it. I learned a lot from those refuse images and now I know what to do or to avoid to get the best stock image possible.I still have a lot to learn but I think I'm going in... continue reading

The joy of finding out where your images have been used

Hi everyone,I am so excited and just wanted to share with you all that I have just found out that one of my images, the one with myself and my pet Airedale Terrier dog Mordi on the beach,was used in the latest edition of the Dogs Victoria Magazine.The Dogs Vic Magazine is the Australian Canine Council organization and part of the Australian Kennel Club.The photo was on the first inside page on the Presidents page, in full color.I was amazed and only found out through a friend.I am a member... continue reading

Refused city scapes.

Dear all,I am a new contributor and I don't understand why many of the pictures of towns I have uploaded have been refused because: " The image contains elements that might be protected by copyright/trademark...".For example most of them were views of the Canal Grande in Venice token from the Rialto Bridge and if you search in Dreamstime you find many scapes taken from the same position those have been accepted and are not editorial.Do you have an idea?Thank you and best regards.... continue reading

My bestseller used on a website!

Now this is something really exciting! I casually searched my bestselling image, the comet and moon night scene...and found it on a binocular related website along with many other spectacular images. This isn't really the typical "bestseller" with 300 downloads. It only has 5 downloads...but for me that is quite a good sale rate because this file isn't even 6 months old. This would make it to level 5 one day (nobody got arrested for dreaming yet). :)Here is where it is used: Which-binoculars... continue reading

Used Canon 6D

I was poking around on Amazon.com.They have used 6D's at a significant discount.There is more information atFun PhotographyThey are advertised as like new and it is hard to see how they could have much use on them.I know some people have been anxious to get their hands on one and these are about $800 cheaper than new, so figured I would pass the info on. continue reading

One of my Free Images In Use

Earlier this week, I decided to randomly google "EclecticElegance dreamstime.com."Which, interestingly enough, revealed where one of my free images had been used to announce the winner of a contest on a webpage.To date, this illustration has 108 downloads in the free section.My image:Webpage: http://statecollege.macaronikid.com/article/300311/and-the-winner-isNeedless to say, I was quite excited.:-D continue reading

How to create a set of similar photos

Hello to everybodyI need an information.One of the photos that I have uploaded have been refused beacuse I have uploade too many photos on the same subject or from the same series.And DT suggested me to create sets of similars (several shots included within the same image).But I don't know how can I do it. Somebody can help me or give me an advice?Thank for your adviceAndrea continue reading

I think I should move to the beach

I was reviewing my portfolios on various sites to see which images were working best for me and clearly it's my nautical images. Lighthouses have been an especially good subject for me, and along with boats and other images of the sea, they account for over half my total stock photo sales.I found this one from Nantucket in a slide show on the site of Budget Travel magazine for September licensed from Dreamstime in an article called Charming Fall Islands. It's no. 13 in the slideshowOther... continue reading

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