If you like Web Design, you probably use a lot of stock images in your designs. The following article is a list of 50 websites that provide free, open-sources images and photography to help you creating stunning designs without spending a dollar.
FreeFoto.com : Lots of images, orgnized in different galleries. Dexhaus : Good site with excellent photos. Kavewall : images and textures. Digital Dreamers : Different falleries. StockVault : Very well-known, and very good of course. FreePhotosBank : Good choice. FreeDigitalPhotos : Lots of photos. Cepolina : Many free images availables in different formats. TurboPhoto : Simple and efficient! FreeStockImages : Beautiful website, awesome content. DeviantArt : Another well-known site with images, photo and Photoshop brushes. DreamsTime : Hi-Res pictures. Unprofound : Many, many, many, images! VintagePixel : Old-School style images. OpenStockPhotography : More than a million images. ImageAfter : Images and textures. FreePhotosIndex : Good but hard to navigate. EveryStockPhoto : Nice site, nice content. Photocase : Same Stock.xchg : Simply great. MorgueFile : A site everyone should have in his bookmarks!. Flickr : You already know it, right? 😉 GraphicsArena : Stunning pics to donwload. PixelPerfectDigital : If you like digital photography, you’ll love this site. FreeRange : Another well known site. AnimationFactory : If you like animations, you’ll be happy with that one! Fotogenika : Very nice galleries. Woophy : To find pictures of the world. MayangFreeTextures : Lots of free textures to download. FromOldBooks : If you like old books! TextureWarehouse : Only top quality textures. FreeStockPhotos : Ugly site but cool pictures. MajesticImagery : Very nice. BurningWell : Same here, very nice site. DesignPack : Themed images packs to download ZurbPhotos : Download Bryan Zmijewski pictures. AmazingTextures : The name says it all 😉 ImageBase : Lots of gorgeous photos. DiwieDesign : Images are free but you’re encouraged to make a donation. Tofz : Free stock urban photography. LightMatter : Download Aaron Logan’s pictures. InsectImages : Only insects images. Bzzz… Afflict : Great site. ArtFavor : Images, fonts and wallpapers on the same site. FreeImages : Another nice one.. CreatingOnline : Good resource. GeekPhilosopher : Pictures from GeekPhilosopher. Creativity103 : Lots of images. PhotoshopSupport : If you like Photoshop, you’ll love that site!. FreeMediaGoo : Very complete resource. Une Image au Hasard : Gallery from an amateur photographer.
That’s all. Now I just have to hope that this article will be as useful to you as is it to me. That’s always a good thing to see that we can still find very good free images online.
And you, do you have another site to tell us about? Leave us a comment!
This article is an English adaptation of Fred Pereira list of free stock images sites.