5 of the Best Free Stock Photo Websites


Do you find it challenging to find high-quality, license-free images at no cost? Thankfully, there is a wide range of websites popping up that offer just that and many of these photographs are licensed under the Creative Commons domain, which allows you to copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission.

Discover great images for your next piece of content on these websites:


1. Pixabay

Pixabay offers a large collection of images and videos that are copyright free and safe to use without asking for permission. Looking for a specific photo to represent your brand or business? The website allows you to search over a million stock images in various categories or topics. 


2. Unsplash

The Unsplash team helps you find inspiration with photos that they hand-select every day. You can also search a huge library of high-resolution images for your next project from a community of photographers that upload them. 

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3. Freerange Stock

Freerange Stock was formed with the goal to provide quality stock photos for commercial and non-commercial use. For free. Their photos either come directly from their in-house photographers and archives or they are contributed by a growing community of creative and talented photographers.


4. Death to the Stock Photo

Death to the Stock Photo sends you free monthly photos to your email inbox for all your creative needs. These ' photopacks' are carefully crafted stories accompanied with 12+ photos from the perspective of the artist. The photos are even touched up and edited before they are delivered!


5. Pexels

All photos on Pexels are free for any personal and commercial purpose. Every month at least 3,000 new high-resolution images are added that are handpicked from photos uploaded by their users or sourced from free image websites. 

Do you have a favorite website for free stock photos or videos? Let us know in the comments below!