If you are looking for free stock photos on the Internet, you should spend countless hours in front of your computer before you find a few decent sources. In order to avoid situations like this, it is the best idea to stick to websites that have already proven to be useful and helpful. In this article, we will highlight six attractive free stock photos websites and tools.

  1. StockSnap

StockSnap is an online source of attractive stock photography. The photos shared on this website are licensed under the well-known Creative Commons Zero license. What is interesting is that this website was created by Snappa, one of the most popular graphic design tools. StockSnap shares hundreds of new stock photos every week. They also have a great search feature and you can also look for popular searches.

  1. Negative Space

Negative Space might not be the largest free stock photo website, but it is definitely one of the most interesting ones. The platform publishes twenty free stock photos per week. They all have the same Creative Commons Zero license. People love Negative Space because it organizes photos by copy space position, color, and category. In this way, they can find the best image in a matter of seconds.

  1. Pixabay

What makes Pixabay different than most of the websites on this list is that it provides videos, vectors, and illustrations too. Of course, every type of media on Pixabay is licensed under the aforementioned Creative Commons Zero license. There are twenty categories that users can browse through and a useful search tool.

  1. Magdeleine

Magdeleine is a relatively new stock photo depository that has managed to build a strong base of fans. Keep in mind that not all of the images on Magdeleine are licensed under Creative Commons Zero – some of them have different kinds of Creative Commons licenses. Luckily, you can refine your search in the way you want.

  1. Skitterphoto

Skitterphoto is yet another free stock photo website. The team behind this project is adding one new Creative Commons Zero image per day. The website has nine different categories of photos. You can search images with the help of tags.

  1. Stokpic

Finally, there is Stokpic, a website with collections of free stock photos found in 16 categories. Less than 50% of the photos found here are licensed under Creative Commons Zero.