Free Image Sources And Other Graphic Resources

Searchable photo databases

1.) Dreamstime

- a free section that's searchable and frequently updated. It requires you to create a free account.

2.) Free Digital Photos

- a wealth of free images, categorized and searchable, for business, personal or educational use. They're smaller sized, but usable, and larger versions are available to purchase. Using the free images often requires a credit to the photographer.

3.) Free Images

- a large gallery of more than 350,000 stock photos, searchable and categorized. A longer than typical free signup process is required but the bigger selection might be worth it.

4.) Free Range Stock

- a collection of free high-quality, high-resolution stock photos. Free registration is required.

5.) Free Photos Bank

- a nice collection of free photos available for download without login. Extensively categorized and a few different ways to search.

6.) ImageFree

- registered users can download both free and paid images to use in corporate and personal projects. The free selection does seem to be fairly limited.

7.) IM Free

- a curated collection of free resources, all for commercial use. Search for a keyword or browse through the stylishly crafted categories.

8.) Morguefile

- contains photographs freely contributed by many artists to be used in creative projects by visitors to the site. A short registration is required, and morguefile asks that users credit the photographer when possible.

9.) Pixabay

- copyright-free, cost-free images published under Creative Commons. You can copy, modify, distribute and use the images, even for commercial purposes. No registration required.

10.) Public Domain Pictures

- a repository for a wide variety of free public domain images uploaded by amateur photographers. A quick signup is required. There is a premium download option if larger images are needed.

11.) Stockvault

- a stock photo sharing website where photographers, designers and students share their photographs, graphics and image files. These may be used for personal and non-commercial design work. No registration required.

12.) Rgbstock

- a free stock image site created by photographers and graphic artists. Free registration is one-click. The pool of photos is significant.