Top Sources of Free Graphics

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at — software documentation tool

The following resources offer photos under CC0 (Creative Commons Zero) which means that you can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial purposes, all without asking for permission.

Please, enjoy!


Magdeleine is a website that offers free stock photos of 2 types according to the license: CC0 — Public Domain and Attribution Required. Also you can search photos by categories, dominant colors and tags.

The design of the website is clean and appealing. Magdeleine adds a new photo every day — follow it in twitter to keep up with the updates.


Created by a 22-year-old photographer Viktor Hanacek from the Czech Republic, Picjumbo is a place where he shares his photos with the world for free.

Picjumbo is a great place for bloggers, theme developers, marketers, web designers, app designers or even whole design agencies.


Unsplash contains over 300,000 free high-resolution photos brought to you by the world’s most generous community of photographers.

Photos here are sorted into several main categories: Business, Coffee, Nature, Love, Team, Health, Space, Social media, Computer, Girl, Food, People

There you may also search wallpapers by categories (Cool Wallpapers, Cute Wallpapers, iPhone Wallpaper, HD Wallpapers, Christmas Wallpaper, Tumblr Wallpaper, Black Wallpapers, Galaxy Wallpapers)


On Pixabay you can find 12,952 free images — photos, illustrations, vector graphics which are all free for download.


Another stock photos website. It offers hi-res photos of the following categories: architecture, urban, textures, sea, people, object, food, city, black & white, beach, animals, desk, nature.


Cupcake offers photos under CC0, which means that you are free to use the images without any costs. You can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial purposes, all without asking for permission.

Negative Space

One more source offering CC0 photos sorted into the following collections: MacBook, Coffee, iPhone, Web Design, MacBook, Desk, Sunset, Man, UX - User Experience, Minimal, Laptop, Mobile, Beach, Wireframe, Night, London, Sea, Neon, Forest, Sketch, Code, Notepad, Car, Retro, Street, Mac, Sky, Water.


Free high-resolution pictures you can use on your personal and commercial projects. Click on an image to download the high-resolution version. New awesome pictures added weekly.

Pexels (tx to Manu Vikraman)

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Have a nice day!

Bradley Nice,
Content Manager at — best online documentation tool for SaaS vendors

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