Royalty-free stock photos and Textures are very useful in every graphic project for web or print, especially if they are free. There are many websites where you can find royalty-free stock photos and textures, but the problem is most free stock photos are of poor quality and low resolution.
Where can you find royalty-free stock photos and textures?
Here is a list of 25 of the best sites to download royalty-free stock photos and textures .
Here’s Some Other Resources for Royalty Free Stock Photo and Textures.
Free Texture Tuesday: Paint Splatters-Bittbox
19 Free Hi-Res Burnt Paper Textures-Design Shard
Smashing Texture Contest Results-Smashing Magazine
Hi-Res Wood Textures-Fudge Graphics
this one should be in the list too: http://www.sxc.hu
Wow, useful resources for me. Thanks a lot !
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Thanks guys for sharing this.. but
Yeah! u guys have missed http://www.sxc.hu !!
thanks once again!
Glad you guys like the list. and yes its included.its on the 2nd of the round up:)
oh, congratulations with Your first post 🙂 Have a long future to this blog too 😉 Good luck! 🙂
thats great collection of sites. Gonna surf some of them. And probably will translate the post for my russian site… if author don’t mind??
Hey: You’ve missed http://www.photostogo.com
Bookmarked! Great list.
thanks very interesting
Wow!! So cool!! Tnx…..saying hello from mexico…here, have some influenza.
Missed a very good resource for textures:
They have a limit of downloads per day, but otherwise is a great resource.
Thanks for sharing!Good to know
Great post, I use stock.xchng [aka sxc.hu] and MorgueFile quite frequently for visuals and some live client work. I’ll definitely check out some of the rest.
I’m not sure pixelio should be on this list. I clicked on the link, they tried to download files to my computer. No, not images. I just went to their site, I didn’t ask to download anything. It was some kind of trojan activity.
Hi! I discovered a new site with 300dpi jpg free images in http://www.designios.es/galeria-de-imagenes-jpg-a-300-dpi-gratuitas/
there’s one good for textures too: cgtextures.com
and there’s a torrent forum that’s the best for any graphic thing.. it has from softwares to image banks… it is called: http://forum.gfxnews.ru/
they open registration one a month i think,,.. but u also gotta keep your upload/download ratio kind of high, otherwise they put u out…
I was just now googling around about this when I stumbled on your blog post. I’m simply visiting to say that I very much liked reading this post, it is really clear and well written. Are you considering writing more about this? It looks like there’s more fodder here for more posts.
There are lots more free stock photography sites listed at http://freeres.info/free-stock-photos.php
Added to my RSS, Thanks!
I found good quality free images at http://www.sunipix.com
Excellent list. I did not know about many sites from the list you shared, even I did not find them on search engines when looking for royalty-free stock photos.
Thanks for the great list 🙂
A good list. Thanks! Used a few of the entries for my own one..
For my own experience, sxc is one of the best ones.. lots of images and clear use terms..
I will save this link! This is the best list of its type that I have seen yet…