9 Best Free Stock Photography Websites

December 01, 2014

Do you need photos for your blog, new logo or a design project but you’re on a limited budget? Tired of spending hours searching the web for free photos and still coming up empty handed? Here is a list of the 9 best free stock photography websites. Enjoy!

Pexels.com

This is a great stock photography site with over a thousand free stock photos to choose from. The photos on this site are all really nice and of high resolution.  The photos here are licensed under the Creative Commons Zero (CC0) license. This means that you can copy, modify and distribute the photos you find on this website. Have fun!!

Death to the Stock Photo 

I love this name of this site. Ha ha! It is a fantastic free stock photo site that offers “free monthly photos for all your creative needs”. You are free to reproduce, adapt, collect and distribute the photos on their website. 

Life of Pix 

More free stock photographs with no copyright restrictions. All the images on the website have been donated to the public domain and they were all captured by Leeroy Advertising Agency in Montreal.

IM Creator 

This is one of my favorite free stock photography websites. It has tons of awesome free photos but it also has other free resources that are super handy for designers. They have free templates, free icons and a free button maker. This website is definitely worth bookmarking and checking out. 

SplitShire 

The creator of SplitShire is one of us. He is a designer and photographer that was frustrated with the lack of good, high quality stock photo available for free online so he started his very own photo sharing site. All of his photos you are free to use for all of your personal and commercial projects. 

Refe 

If you are specifically looking for free stock photography of people and technology, this website has some great royalty-free, high-quality photos. 

Picjumbo 

This website has a great collection of free stock photography. Sorted by categories, the photo that you need is easy to find and available for download with just one click. 

Pixabay

Another awesome free stock photography website. This website has a collection of over 250,000 free photos, vectors and art illustrations that are just waiting to be used. This photography website is fantastic for creating new logos, business cards and so much more. Enjoy!

Gratisography 

All the photographs on this website were captured by Bells Design. They are all free high-resolution photos that are free of copyright restrictions. Ryan McGuire of Bells Design adds new pictures weekly so be sure to check regularly to get the best of his new photo stock. 

If you want to check out some great free graphics including some awesome wallpapers and background designs, click here: https://www.pixellogo.com/graphics




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