26 Best Free Stock Photo Websites 2016

Best Free Stock Photo Websites

This is probably the best list of free stock photo websites in the world.


Note: Websites mentioned in this article are not in any order.

Here is the list...

  • Pixabay


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Pixbay has almost half million free stock images and an advanced search feature that allows users to find the best images. The site also has an Editors Choice section where you can find the best images and videos. If you are looking for images for commercial use, then you'll love Pixabay.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not required for almost all images and videos.



  • Unsplash

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You can find brilliant photos on Unsplash. The site adds 10 new royalty-free images every 10 days,  and you can do whatever you want with these images.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not required.



  • StockSnap

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Another brilliant free stock photo website. StockSnap adds hundreds of high-resolution images every week. And, it allows you to sort photos by date, popularity, and downloads.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not required.



  • Gratisography

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This site not like any of the usual stock photography sites, all the pictures on this website were photographed by only one man, Ryan McGuire. The site adds new awesome photos every week.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not required.



  • Superfamous


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If you are looking for pictures for website design, this site is a perfect choice. You can use the images for your own purposes as long as credit is provided.

Searchable: No

Attribution: Required.



  • Negative Space

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Negative space is not a big stock photo website, but you can get a lot of high-quality images for free.

Searchable: Yes

Attribution: Not required.



  • Picjumbo

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Picjumbo is an amazing free stock photo website that has a lot of high-quality images. It is basically a free website, but if you are a premium member you get, unpublished and upcoming images each and every month.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not required.



  • IM Free

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This is not really a stock photography website, it is an online website building tool. But they are providing free web design resources including a lot of premium quality free photos.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Required.



  • Splitshire

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Splitshire is a wonderful free stock photo website created by a web designer Daniel Nanescu. The photos on this site have no copyright restrictions so that you can use these photos any way you like.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not required.



  • MorgueFile

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The MorgueFile contains photographs freely contributed by many artists to be used in creative projects by visitors to the site. These images are with free usage rights, it's like taking the image yourself, but you can not claim ownership of the image.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not required.



  • Little Visuals

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The creator of Little Visuals died in Nov 2013 therefore, the site not updating. But it has some high-quality pictures that you might find useful.

Searchable: No

Attribution: Not required.



  • Free Images

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The Free images provide over 388,419 royalty free photos and textures. But if you are a premium member, you get a lot more than that. The only problem with free images is, you have to sign in to download files.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not for commercial use, but if you are using images for editorial purposes, you must include it.




  • New Old Stock

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New Old Stock is a free stock photo website with a collection of antique photos. I don't know about you, but I love to see the old photos.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not required.



  • Life Of Pix

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Life Of Pix adds new photographs every week. You can find a lot of nature photos here, consider this an alternative to the Unsplash.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution:  Not required.



  • Picography

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Picography is not a big stock photography website, it is just a  small collection of very high-quality images. I think you might find it useful.

Searchable: No.

Attribution: Not required.


  • Death to Stock Photos

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You will get a photo pack of 10 photos of a certain category every month if you signup with your email.

Searchable: No.

Attribution: Not required.



  • Getrefe

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Getrefe is a not a complete free stock photo website, but it has free section hat contains a lot of cool pictures!

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not required.



  • Free Stocks

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Free stocks don't have a big collection, but you can get many high-resolution pictures in various categories.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not necessary.



  • Snapwire Snaps

Snapwire Snaps Screenshots

Snapwiresnaps is the free section of Snapwire. The site provides 7 free beautiful photos every 7 days.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not required.



  • Jay Mantri

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Jay Mantri offers free new high-resolution photos every Thursday. The site is created and maintained by one of Southern California's finest designers, Jay Mantri.

Searchable: No.

Attribution: Not necessary.



  • Public Domain Archive

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Public Domain Archive contains 100% Free Stock Photos that you can use to create whatever you want.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not required.



  • Tookapic Stock

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Tookapic Stock provides license royalty-free, authentic lifestyle photos for your brand, social media, and online marketing. It is also a market place for premium stock photos.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not required.



  • Jeshoots

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Jeshoots don't  have a big collection of photos, but the images they provide are brilliant. You can copy, modify, distribute and use the images, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission and without paying attribution.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not necessary.



  • Kaboom Pics

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Kaboom Pics is a completely free stock photo website that has a lot of awesome images. I love the site design and the pictures.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not required.



  • Stok Pic

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Stock Pic has a lot of amazing photos, if you are looking for pictures for printing on a T-shirt, you are going to love Stock Pic.

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Not required.



  • Freepik

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Freepik is best known for free vector images, you can also find a lot of brilliant photos there. This site is actually a lot similar to the iStock (getty images inc).

Searchable: Yes.

Attribution: Required.

URL: http://www.freepik.com/popular-photos


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1 comment :

  1. Great List

    Please also have a look at http://blogpiks.com

    1. In excess of 30,000 cost-free Pictures.
    2. For personal or commercial use.
    3. No backlink needed.
    4. A large number of business, financial, education, 3d character and backdrop images.

    Thank you

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