Long gone are the days where you had to settle for lousy, grainy photos or pay a hefty sum for high quality ones. In a time when visuals greatly improve your social media engagement there are many websites with beautiful stock photos that prove how finding a great image for your photo post does not mean going through the copyright nightmare or seriously damaging your wallet. On contrary, on the list we have compiled, all photos are free from copyright restrictions or licensed under creative commons public domain. That means you can copy, modify and distribute them, even for commercial purposes, without asking for any permission. And the best thing is, they are completely free!
1. Death to Stock Photos
Unusual name hides a photo stock that offers new personal and commercial use photos every month (10 photos per month to be exact). All you need to do is sign up for the email list and wait for photos to be delivered to your inbox. You may object to the number of photos that are available each month but rest assured that the quality of photos makes up for the lack of quantity. If you want to explore Premium options you will get full access to their library for just $15 per month.
This site is perfect for those who are looking for more options and more images to choose from. New photos, completely free of charge, are added daily and cover different categories such as fashion, office, abstract, nature and much more. If you want more exclusive content all you need to do is pay $6 per month for a paid membership that involves unpublished and upcoming images, as well as complete collections, delivered to your inbox every month.
Another stock that offers not just hundreds of new free stock photos weekly but has a great search feature allowing you to sort photos by date, views, downloads and even favorites. All photos are released under creative commons public domain and do not require any attribution. This is one of our personal favorites and I am sure that you also will not be able to resist the temptation of browsing through them all.
This is a great place if you are looking for quirky and fun images that are out-of-the-box and definitely eye catching. All high-resolution photos are free to use for any personal or commercial projects.
5. Foodie’s Feed
We all know that showcasing food in an appetizing way can often be very challenging. If you are looking for individual food photos or themed food photo packages this is a place for you. Check it out and enjoy in up to five new high-resolution and delicious photos uploaded weekly on the site.
If you do not have time to go through different free stock photos yourself you can use this tool that hand-picks them from free image sources such as Unsplash, Gratisography and many more. Each week at least 70 new high-resolution photos are added to the library that holds over 2.500 free stock photos. All photos in this database can be copied, modified and used for personal and commercial purposes without any fee or attribution.
7. Amazing Pattern Library
This technically is not a stock of photos, but sometimes all you need for a great photo post is a cool patterned background. If you are looking for amazing patterns and textures check out this site that gives you great selection of high-resolution files or an option to upload your own.
That is all for now. Hope you will try at least one of these sites the next time you design beautiful cover photos or photo posts with Content Creator app. If you have suggestions for other resources with free stock photos please let us know. We will keep updating the list and informing you on all new website with high-quality and free images.