45+ HQ Free and Commercial Image Resources and Search Engines

by on August 30th, 2009

Being a designer you need quality resources for your next design assignment. You need more than just Google image search. Here is a list of some really cool resources of high quality images, art, vector and photography. If your client is willing to pay for the images, you can purchase unique high quality images or otherwise there are also search engines and hosts for images which give you royalty free high quality photos for your design needs. Here is a list of free and commercial image resources and search engines.

Free Quality Image Resources

http://www.sxc.hu/
http://www.stockvault.net/
http://www.flickr.com/creativecommons/
http://www.burningwell.org/
http://www.openphoto.net/
Wikipedia Public Domain Image Resources
http://www.freephotosbank.com/
http://www.everystockphoto.com/
http://imagebase.davidniblack.com/main.php
http://www.morguefile.com/
http://www.deviantart.com/
http://www.freerangestock.com/
http://mayang.com/textures/
http://www.vintagepixels.com/
http://www.photogen.com/
http://www.freestockphotos.com/
http://www.kavewall.com/stock/
http://www.turbophoto.com/Free-Stock-Images/
http://www.adigitaldreamer.com/gallery/index.php
http://www.freepixels.com/
http://www.freefoto.com/
http://www.bigfoto.com/
http://geekphilosopher.com/MainPage/photos.htm
http://www.corbis.com/

Paid Image Resources for Commercial Usage

http://pro.corbis.com/
http://www.photocase.com/
http://www.pixmac.com/
http://www.istockphoto.com/
http://us.fotolia.com/
http://www.freedigitalphotos.net/
http://www.bigstockphoto.com/
http://www.shutterstock.com/
http://www.photos.com/
http://www.stockxpert.com/
http://www.gettyimages.com/
http://www.canstockphoto.com/
https://www.123rf.com/
http://www.vectorious.net/
http://www.veer.com/
http://www.jiunlimited.com/en/
http://www.spffy.com/
http://www.punchstock.com/
http://www.vivozoom.com/
http://www.fotosearch.com/
http://www.dreamstime.com/
http://www.photospin.com/
http://www.inmagine.com/
http://www.unprofound.com/
http://www.matton.com/


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