The 10 best sites for stock photos

Your blog or website can have loads of helpful information on it. But if it’s low on eye candy, you’ll have a hard time getting people to stick around.

Where can you find good stock photos that don’t actually look like stock photos? Say hello to the 10 best FREE stock photo sites for your website or blog:

 

 

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Kaboompics stock photo site

1. Kaboompics

The images on this stock photo site were curated by Polish web designer Karolina. Choose from a wide range of photos, including snaps of food, fashion, and landscapes. You can use the images on Kaboompics for commercial and noncommercial use, even without attribution. That said, Karolina asks users to credit the photos when possible so she can grow her website and add more awesome images.

Price: Free

 

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2. Gratisography

Need something a bit on the quirky side? Head on over to Gratisography. The unique photos on this stock photo site promise to break barriers. And because you can use them for personal and commercial work, they can be a great fit for pretty much any project.

Price: Free

 

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3. Unsplash

Want photos you can use without attribution? Consider using Unsplash. It’ll give you access to over 1 million photos that you can use in any way you’d like.

Price: Free

 

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4. Freerange

The photos on Freerange come from one of two sources: a pool of in-house photographers and a growing group of external contributors. Enjoy access to a large selection of high-quality photos on a range of topics that you can use for commercial or noncommercial projects.

Price: Free

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5. StockSnap.io

StockSnap.io prides itself on being something other than “your typical crappy stock photo site.” So you know you’re bound to find some good snaps here. Even if you’re not in the market for a new batch of photos, you could easily kill time scrolling through the large collection of gorgeous images, all of which are covered under the Creative Commons CC0 license.

Price: Free

 

 

Reshot stock photo site

6. Reshot

Promising “handpicked, non-stocky” images, Reshot is full of unique photos that you can use for free for commercial and noncommercial purposes—all without attribution. You can also download curated photo packs to grab a stack of visuals all at once.

Price: Free

 

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7. Pexels

This stock photo site doesn’t share its own photos. Instead, it curates the best ones from a range of free image sources. So if you don’t feel like combing website after website looking for the right images, check this site out. You can use all photos for either personal or commercial use with no attribution required.

Price: Free

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8. LibreShot

Looking for some truly stunning photos? Take a look at LibreShot. Martin Vorel, a photographer and SEO consultant, is the creative force behind this gorgeous collection of images. Crisp and vibrant, LibreShot’s photos will make your blog or website visually stunning. They’re also released under Creative Commons CC0 and don’t require attribution.

Price: Free

 

 

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9. Negative Space

All of the images on this stock photo site are free of copyright restrictions. And you know what this means: you can use them in any way you want.

Price: Free

 

 

Picspree stock photo site

 

10. Picspree

Looking for a one-stop shop for free, high-quality images? Stop by Picspree. Whether you’re an entrepreneur, blogger, or small business, Picspree will help you spice up your website, blog, or sales page with stunning, royalty-free images.

Price: Free

Use the best stock photo sites on the block

A lot of stock photos are known for being cheesy and cliché. But this doesn’t mean you need to snap your own photos or hire a photographer to do it for you.

Instead, check out the sites on this list to find gorgeous, high-quality images that are perfect for your biz or blog and, best of all, FREE!

 

 

Want to make sure you never run out of stock photos that fit the look and feel of your biz or blog?
Grab my free list of 25 top stock photo sites.

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4 thoughts on “The 10 best sites for FREE non-cheesy stock photos + 15 bonus sites

  • July 1, 2020 at 10:51 am
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    Thank you Nadia, I just looking for free image sources for my next video project. It helps me a lot.

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    • July 3, 2020 at 4:59 pm
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      I’m glad you found the list helpful, Sudesh!

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  • August 29, 2017 at 9:52 pm
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    thank you for this post. this is just the information I need to continue improving my website. I discovered you all on Instagram and I am really glad I did.

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    • August 30, 2017 at 3:56 pm
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      Hi Natasha. I’m glad to hear that you’re enjoying the posts and resources. A solid website can make a huge difference when you’re trying to grow a business. Good luck!

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