Quick Note About Licenses
Many of these photographs are free from copyright restrictions or licensed under creative commons public domain dedication. This means you can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission.
However, some photos may require attribution. We’ve done our best to identify which license they fall under but we still advise you to do your own research and determine how these images can be used.
With that out of the way, let’s dive into our top picks for free stock photos.
Free Commercial User
Watch out these archives for different, authentic photography. FREE stockphotos for your commercial and personal works. Stunning lifestyle imagery for modern creatives.
StockSnap.io has a large selection of beautiful free stock photos and high resolution images. The site also has a very handy search feature making it easy to browse through the thousands of images available. In addition, the site tracks views and downloads so you can find the most popular photos available.
StockSnap adds hundreds of images on a weekly basis and all photos are released under creative commons public domain – no attribution required.’
Unsplash is a collection of free high-resolution photos and has arguably become the best source for stock images. In fact, we’ve noticed some of our theme authors using these images in theirBootstrap themes & templates.
Unsplash releases 10 new photos every 10 days and they’re released under the creative commons public domain license.
Gratisography offers free high-resolution pictures you can use on your personal and commercial projects. New awesome pictures are added weekly and are free of copyright restrictions. All pictures are captured by Ryan McGuire of Bells Design.
Splitshire is a collection of delicious free stock photos by web deisgner Daniel Nanescu. The photos are free for personal and commercial use.
Sign up with Little Visuals and you’ll get 7 hi-res images zipped up in your inbox every 7 days. Photos are released under the creative commons license public domain dedication.
Life of Pix
Life of Pix is a resource created by the LEEROY creative agency offering free high-resolution photos with no copyright restrictions. New pictures are added weekly.
Death to Stock Photos
Every month a photo pack of 10 photos within a certain category will be delivered to your inbox. The goal of Death to Stock Photos is to bring you a variety of options in which to use for your mockups, blog posts or social media.
Death to stock photo uses their own license which you can read on their webpage.
Superfamous is the Los Angeles-based studio of Dutch interaction designer Folkert Gorter. You can use the work for your own purposes — including commercial use — as long as credit is provided. Folkert features various collections including aerial, biological, geological, and more.
Picjumbo is a collection of totally free photos for your commercial & personal works. New photos are added daily from a wide variety of categories including abstract, fashion, nature, technology and much more.
A curated collection of free resources, all for commercial use. Since the photos are curated from various sources, some photos may require attribution.
New Old Stock
Vintage photos from the public archives free of known copyright restrictions.
Free mobile photos for your personal or commercial projects.
Lock & Stock Photos
Lock & Stock Photos are the works of AJ Montpetit. He’s giving back to the open source community by sharing his photographs under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareALike.
Get 7 free photos every 7 days. Photos are public domain and free from copyright restrictions.
7 new photos released every Thursday under the Creative Commons CC0 license. Jay Mantri posts some really nice photos with a variety of different themes.
As you can see, there’s a growing number of fantastic resources for stock photography. These websites have become a blessing for web designers, bloggers and creative people. We strongly encourage you to browse through each of these websites and incorporate them into your own designs.
PS: If you’re looking to create highly engaging images for your blog posts, social media, or ad campaigns, check out Snappa – the perfect graphic design tool for digital marketers.
Original Article from – https://bootstrapbay.com/blog/free-stock-photos/
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