Images are a powerful tool and finding the right one – whether it’s for your album cover, an article header, t-shirts, etc. – doesn’t have to be difficult.
Getting a first-class image that you can use however you want at no cost is actually very easy! Thanks Internet.
Here we’ve rounded up some of the best places on the web where you can explore and download fantastic quality images that are free to use and royalty free.
With over 110,000 photographers contributing their incredible images building up a library of over 810,000 images, Unsplash has an incredible range of stunning images.
Freerange offers an amazing selection of completely free stock images to use however you want. Supported by ads rather than your purchases, their talented community of photographers earn money every time users click on ads – so maybe give them a click if you like their photos!
Flickr isn’t just for images, it’s also a great source for video. Now, they’re not exclusively in the realm of public domain images, but with over 3 million high-quality images that can be used freely as you wish, they’re an incredible source of free images.
Hundreds of thousands of free stock photos are available on Pexels, all licensed for free use under their own “Pexels License”. They call their work: “Empowering Creators”.
Pixabay is a massive free-licensed image source with over a million free photos, illustrations, vectors, and videos. They collect a lot of their images from other sites for a full range to check out.