Free Resources for High Resolution Photos

Free Photos, Web Design

Free Images For Your Website, Blog & Social Media

No Attribution Required Photos

The following sites allow you to grab high-resolution images for any purpose you want and absolutely free. The only catch is, you can’t pass them off as your own (i.e. entering them in a contest, putting them in your portfolio, etc.). You can copy, modify, distribute and use the photos for free, including commercial purposes, without asking permission from or providing attribution to the photographer.

Below you’ll find some of my favorite go to sites plus many more that you can explore.

My Favorite Photo Resources

Unsplash

You don’t have to sign up to download the images, but if you do they’ll email you 10 new photos every 10 days. Signing up serves as a nice reminder to check out the images and save the ones that you like. There’s unfortunately no way to search images by category or keyword. Great images though.

MorgueFile

The morguefile contains photographs freely contributed by many artists to be used in creative projects by visitors to the site. The images are really free to use in creative projects, although they are not in the public domain. Search by keyword is available.

Pixabay

Over 350,000 free photos, vectors and art illustrations – a repository for stunning public domain pictures. You can use any Pixabay image without attribution in digital and printed form, even for commercial applications. Search by keyword is available. (Also find great tips on photography, web design and development from the pixaby blog.)

Pexels

Pexels provides high quality and completely free stock photos licensed under the Creative Commons Zero (CC0) license. All photos are nicely tagged, searchable and also easy to discover through our discover pages. Currently they cover over 10,000 free stock photos. And every month at least 1,500 new high resolution photos are added.

Even More Photo Resources For You To Explore

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