Finding the perfect photo for your website is very challenging. This article outlines the stock photo sites I use for various projects.
Free Stock Photos
A Digital Dreamer
Free stock photography.
AMG Media Works Inc
All these digital photos (taken with Nikon Coolpix) are 72dpi.
Free quality desktop wallpapers and myspace backgrounds
Really large images.
If you are looking for images of places, this one is pretty good.
Free Digital Photos
Nice design, nice pictures. The trick here is you use the web images for free then you pay for the print versions. One of my most awesome free stock photo sites.
This site is old but free. You might find a rare gem here.
Free stock photos, absolutely one of the best free stock photo sites. Used to be stock exchange.
Free Photo Bank
Small bank of photos
They claim to be totally free, but require registration.
FreePhotoBank - Creative Commons licence
This gallery is created using Gallery 2.
This is a famous site, I don't find it to useful (but I'm not artsy).
Historical Stock Photos
Free Historical Stock Photos for Emails and Personal Websites.
KAVE WALL STOCK
The site doesnt work in Firefox, but there are some really good images and textures here.
Mayang's Free Texture Library
Mostly textures, there are over 3,800 images here.
Free stock photo search utility, pretty good License.
Royalty Free, Public Domain, Stock Photos. The site looks like it is from the 90s, but the images are pretty good.
Great photos! Huge Archive, and many categories!
Public Domain Photos
5,000 free phtos and 8,000 free cliparts
Contains Images and textures.
Studio25 - Free Pictures
Lots of categories.
Free HD Stock Photos
Do you have any photo sites I've not listed here? Have you had any good/bad experiences with the above? Please leave a comment