10 Free High Quality Stock Photo Sites

by Jannik on 01/6/2014

Stock photo from little visuals

Finding images for websites is hard. We try to use as many self taken pictures as possible since it’s a bit more personal. As we have very good hobby photographers in our team that works quite well for us. But once in a while we need stock photos for certain sections on our site. Here’s a list of stock photo sites with good images. Most of them are free.

Free (stock) photos for commercial use

These are the well known older players in the stock photo game.
http://www.sxc.hu/
http://www.flickr.com/search/?q=&l=comm&ct=0&mt=all&adv=1

Free community stock photos for commercial use

Unsplash came up with an interesting new model for stock photos. x new photos each x days. In the last months more sites like unsplash came into the picture.
http://unsplash.com/
http://nos.twnsnd.co/
http://littlevisuals.co/
http://superfamous.com/
http://compfight.com/
http://picjumbo.com/
http://splitshire.com/
http://pixabay.com/

Not free but reasonably priced

https://www.picfair.com/?direction=false&sort=pic_views_count

Please send us more cool stock photo sites either in the comments or on twitter @jnk_wyrch

Note: Please check the license of every picture before you use it. Check if it matches the purpose you are going to use it for.

Find this cross post also on Jannik’s personal website.

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