Community-Powered Content In addition to being a great source of images, these sites host forums, file sharing and other features designed to nurture community spirit.
Artists Welcome It’s probably pretty safe to say that every stock image site on the Web needs the help of photographers to keep it running. The following sites, however, really cater to the needs of photographers, designers, and other artists even though they’re donating their photos for free.
Less is Sometimes More Just because the sites listed in this section aren’t as expansive as some of the others on our list doesn’t mean they’re not worth checking out. Sometimes less can really means more, especially when it comes to narrowing down your search or coming across hard-to-find treasures.
Stock Images Plus There is a lot more to legal stock images than just a bank of free photos. The sites in this section all go beyond being a basic stock photography resource by offering more services that will help improve your search for and use of stock images.
Miscellaneous These image sites don’t necessarily fit into one particular category, but they’ve still got a lot to offer for your website’s needs.
General These stock image sites offer a wide range of photo subjects, perfect for casual browsing or a way to get ideas before you plan out your site.