- 40 Amazing Photoshop Brush Directories and Collections – speckyboy.com
- iClipart – World’s Largest Royalty-Free Clipart Site claiming Over 7.8 Million Images
- CrystalXP.net – Very nice graphics and icon site with multiple OS support
- WebsiteTips.com – Good general resource for website design, including icon / clipart download sites
- FreeIconsWeb.com – Free icon site
- Colors – Canva’s Design Wiki – Nice site with color, font, and image tools, tutorials and other resources – canva.com
- Adobe Color Wheel
- 6 Color Matching Techniques for WordPress Web Designers – Nice article about color design from the folks at Elegant Themes
Reviews and Directories
- High Quality Free Images: How to Find and Add Them to Your WordPress Blog – Very nice article on guidelines for finding images for your website. Written with a focus on WordPress sites but applicable to all sites. From the folks at Elegant Themes Blogs
- Finding Free Images for Your Blog – A nice introduction to legally downloading and using images on the Internet with a good list of reference sites to start with by Mike Wallagher
- The Badass List of Free Stock Photos Websites for Designers – NuSchool
- Free Stock Photos: 74 Best Sites To Find Awesome Free Images – Nice list of image sites – Canva
- 15 Amazing Sites With Breathtaking Free Stock Photos – Bootstrapbay
- 14 Amazingly Free Stock Photo Websites – Entrepreneur Magazine
- Where to Find Free Stock Photos Online: 29 Sites to Check Out – Inc. Magazine
- 22 Awesome Websites with Stunning Free Stock Images – Shopify
- 53+ Free Image Sources For Your Blog and Social Media Posts – BufferSocial
- 25 Free Stock Image Sites – Kozzi
Free Image Downloads
- Pixaby – Over 420,000 free photos, vectors and art illustrations
- PicJumbo – Very nice free collection of photos
- PikWizard – Relatively new free image collection – many high quality people and scenic shots
- FreeImages.COM – Another nice high quality free image site
- Unsplash – Relatively small collection but good quality. They have a nice free photo by email service also.
- Pexels – very nice indexed and searchable collection of free images. This should be one of your first sites to check.
- Jay Mantri – A nice but small collection of mainly outdoor photos. Appears to be a private collection but very good quality.
- Magdeleine – Another nice but small collection of quality photos. These appear to be hand picked from a variety of sources across the Internet.
- Refe – This site provides both free and for-purchase photos. All seem to be of good quality but be sure to check the license terms as they have their own terms.
- Gratisography – A larger collection of high quality high resolution images. Sorted into several categories. If you are looking for something unusual that will attract the eye be sure to check here.
- Moveast – Nice collection of community style photos apparently from Portugal. All high quality and resolution
- Startup Stock Photos – nice but small collection of photos of office surroundings, computers and stuff like that.
- New Old Stock – This is a very interesting collection of vintage black and white photos – well worth the look if you’re looking for that vintage/retro look.
- 123RF Stock Photos
- Shutterstock – Over 50 Million Stock Photos, Vectors, Videos, and Music Tracks