11 Free Stock Photo Websites You Should Bookmark

May 20, 2016 Content Creation

There’s a lot of great stock photo websites out there, but purchasing high-resolution content can get quite expensive. I’ve compiled a list of some of the best free stock photo sites where you can find awesome royalty free content for personal or commercial use.

The majority of the photos you’ll find on the sites listed below have no copyright restrictions. They are “No Rights Reserved” or licensed under creative commons public domain dedication (CCO 1.0). You might come across the odd photo that requires attribution, but most of them don’t require this.

You can modify the photos as you please, copy, and even distribute without having to ask for permission. Enjoy!


Pixabay free stock photos

Pixabay has a great collection of free stock photos, illustrations, vector graphics and even video loops.



Unsplash free stock photos

Find free stunning images to use for personal or commercial use.



Gratisography free stock photos

Free high-resolution pictures you can use on your personal and commercial projects. New photos added each week.



picjumbo free stock photos

A large database of free stock photos in several different categories.



Pexels free stock photos

Visit Pexels daily to see newly added free stock photos.


Image Finder

Image Finder free stock photos

Search thousands of free high-quality images.


Life of Pix

Life of Pix free stock photos

Find original and royalty free stock images. Lots of great new photos being added daily.


The Stocks

The Stocks free stock photos

The best royalty free stock photos in one place.


Visual Hunt

Visual Hunt free stock photos

A vast collection of more than 350 million creative commons photos.



Moveast free stock photos

This is a journey of a Portuguese guy moving that decided that every photo should be used for free.


Barn Images

Barn Images free stock photos

Lots of cool free images to browse that you won’t find anywhere else.


Darryl Burma

Darryl Burma

Founder / Digital Media Specialist at Triumphant Flame Studios
Providing effective digital media solutions that are strategically designed to help you grow your business and gain more customers.
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