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How To Find Graphic Design Stock Images | 5 Royalty Free Stock Photo Websites

January 29, 2020


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  • Reply Cristian Sandoval October 25, 2016 at 7:33 pm

    Woah I'm early

  • Reply James Joseph Sewell October 25, 2016 at 7:47 pm

    unsplash.com is another good resource

  • Reply Fabitalism October 25, 2016 at 7:49 pm

    Sound?

  • Reply Legion of Weirdos October 25, 2016 at 7:51 pm

    Pixabay 🙂

  • Reply Zoe Does Life October 25, 2016 at 8:06 pm

    I have a question, not entirely related but do you think Adobe CC is worth the price? For someone like me that is a beginner and wants to become very familiar with Photoshop, Premiere Pro & After Affects. I am looking to get into it professionally in the future but for now I'm just beginning so I really need to know it will be worth it before I go ahead and get a full subscription. Thanks 🙂

  • Reply EdVentures October 25, 2016 at 8:32 pm

    Great video. Will you be doing more live photoshop videos like the one you did a couple days ago?

  • Reply Jay McCaughrean October 25, 2016 at 9:25 pm

    prexels is my favourite

  • Reply 0000 0000 October 25, 2016 at 9:50 pm

    K

  • Reply Jeremy Thomas October 25, 2016 at 10:19 pm

    Unsplash.com is also a great place for free stock images as well.

  • Reply Galaxy FX | أفتر افيكتس October 25, 2016 at 11:35 pm

    It looks like you will have to make the " free stock images sites" video sooner than you think LOL

  • Reply helloiamarra October 25, 2016 at 11:47 pm

    Pixabay is also a great place for stock images.

  • Reply Luke Bass October 26, 2016 at 12:16 am

    pixabay is free and pretty good

  • Reply MayitoTek October 26, 2016 at 4:33 am

    thanks for the info. I started my channel about a month ago and this will help me alot!!

  • Reply Bull Bosphorus October 26, 2016 at 6:08 am

    Youre a professional guy!

  • Reply Tymski October 26, 2016 at 2:27 pm

    Free CC0 images at Pixabay. They have only 780000 pictures but it's free and quality is ok.

  • Reply Shelsie Myles October 26, 2016 at 2:51 pm

    I was using Istock photos for a while until we got an adobe subscription at work. I need a variety of images and graphics since I do all the design work for our ads, coupons, website, posters etc. I'm a bigger fan of adobe stock now b/c I noticed our competitors using some of the same stock images we had that I downloaded from Istock. The Getty images are more common that the ones on adobe stock

  • Reply Stephanie Noel October 26, 2016 at 2:53 pm

    Since I am unemployed and don't have much money to spend I use free stock photography sites like Morguefile, Free Images, Pixabay, and CG Textures. Sometimes I take the pictures myself. Eventually later down the line I would move towards the paid sites instead.

  • Reply Creative Kitchen October 26, 2016 at 7:14 pm

    Hi man, good footage, but why not shutterstock?

  • Reply iSasFTW October 26, 2016 at 8:12 pm

    Here's what I use:
    Pixabay
    Pexels
    Gratisography

    Those are the best places that I use for fully royalty free images, that you can use commercially!

  • Reply Larceny OG October 26, 2016 at 10:44 pm

    How to find free stock Images for graphic design:
    – Use Google and search "Stock Images"

  • Reply Michael Juzwick October 27, 2016 at 8:59 pm

    Thank you Robert Blake. You are a real blessing in all you do for educating us.

  • Reply TechnologyTeacher October 28, 2016 at 1:08 am

    Awesome as usual! Thanks for the help Roberto, I am looking for new channel art 🙂

  • Reply Harley Pebley October 28, 2016 at 4:35 am

    Just wondering if you knew FreeImages.com is a Getty property.

  • Reply Build Your Online October 28, 2016 at 9:45 pm

    good info thanks

  • Reply Marenda Figgs October 30, 2016 at 11:50 pm

    Hey Mr. Blake! This particular question isn't about stock images but it is important. I am a graphic designer and I have my BFA in graphic design but I'm currently undecided on how important a Masters Degree is to the real world graphic designer and the market place. (As I am considering getting a B.S. in Marketing instead of the MFA and just doing graphic design internships to build my skill levels).
    I guess my question is In the field of design do you feel that real world experience > college degree, particularly a Masters Degree in Design? Your opinion would be greatly appreciated. =^|

  • Reply Joshua Ekeh October 31, 2016 at 12:03 am

    Thanks a lot Blake. I also find freepik.com a very useful resource. What are your thoughts?

  • Reply Matt Christian November 1, 2016 at 1:18 am

    I use PixaBay. They have all a Graphic Designer needs: Jpeg, PNG, Vector, anything in between. as well as you get to choose the dimensions of the image. Please let me know what you decide about it.

  • Reply Way 2 Good Life Kids November 2, 2016 at 4:38 pm

    I am an in-house designer and I am so with you – thank you for the resources! Have you heard about https://www.graphicstock.com/ ? I use them and they also have Audio site. very reasonable!

  • Reply AP Stevens November 2, 2016 at 7:46 pm

    Just found unsplash.com today which do some really cool images, freepik is pretty decent too.

  • Reply The Travel Vlogger November 22, 2016 at 1:16 am

    Like 409 here!

  • Reply Jovaughn Thomas November 26, 2016 at 4:08 pm

    Hi, Roberto I'm from Trinidad and Tobago and I'm on my way to setting up my own freelance graphic design business. However im indecisive on what is the best affordable laptop to get and my country isnt the best resource for these things as they offer sub-standard and obscene rates. Any suggestions?

  • Reply Sarah Connor January 10, 2017 at 10:49 pm

    Quick question, what issues do creatives have with Getty? Just trying to understand the Stock world better! Thank you!

  • Reply kevinsmak January 18, 2017 at 8:57 pm

    Just hit 500 likes =)

  • Reply molly2 frodo2 February 13, 2017 at 3:51 am

    How do you use adobe stock for commercial projects? They want you to pay tons of money for an extended license for each photo.

  • Reply Dhanushka Herath March 1, 2017 at 7:50 am

    i always use freepick.com

  • Reply Karuna Beckmann April 5, 2017 at 1:48 pm

    Have you seen deathtothestockphoto.com? You get whole series of images!

  • Reply Eric Brito April 5, 2017 at 4:00 pm

    my boy Roberto came in clutch with the help! thanks!

  • Reply sai pavan April 14, 2017 at 9:21 pm

    bro can u please help me …… how to find 3ds max files like beds, sofas, chairs ???? thankxx

  • Reply KenAmaSun Smith May 25, 2017 at 2:53 pm

    Roberto, Thank you for all your great videos! you are clearly an expert in your field! I will first look into freeimages.com. I will most likely purchase Adobe stock. Are you familiar if adobe has the capability of teaching me to do simple silhouette drawings of the body? Again, Thank you for CREATING AWSOME!!!

  • Reply One Web Street June 11, 2017 at 11:52 am

    Great video! You highlighted many stock image websites that we were not aware of! Thanks!

  • Reply Vita Valka July 12, 2017 at 3:29 pm

    Hey, great guide! Just make sure the photos you find, are really completely free. As there is some risk to CC0 and Public Domain license, that covers most free photos. There's a lot of info online, for example here https://www.pixelrockstar.com/the-risks-of-using-creative-commons-photos/

  • Reply Good Free Photos July 22, 2017 at 6:37 am

    Please check out goodfreephotos.com for thousands of free public domain photos, constantly updated.

  • Reply NAT T September 27, 2017 at 2:37 pm

    So usefull!! I'm in school and at a job interview they asked where I usually get my stock photos from. I honestly never thought about it before. And the only thing I use is DeathtotheStockPhoto, but I know nothing about using stock photos for let's say.. a company's Instagram.

  • Reply InfoMania Talk October 17, 2017 at 11:07 am

    There are very websites which are providing photos free of cost and all these pics are royalty free photos and personally recommend pixabay.com Regards- Infomania Talk

  • Reply Porsche LK -Horses -Comedy -Vloging & More November 4, 2017 at 4:06 pm

    How do you put your Image on one of these stock photos?? do we have to cut our photos out? Not sure how to do that. :/

  • Reply Gadgets news and tests December 3, 2017 at 10:50 pm

    What about a new website www.bestartstock.com. Has anyone tried this site?

  • Reply Евгения Исмагилова December 12, 2017 at 5:02 pm

    A new free photos source is https://everypixel.com/free/exclusive

  • Reply x0captainblack0x December 14, 2017 at 9:39 am

    Hmm why not just pay for your images…… Oh cuz you want to make money…….but a photographer should bye 20 to 50 grand to work for free because you need free photos….. This makes you sir a pile of steaming hot dung …… Pay for your sh** support photographers …..so thy can keep working……and you can to

  • Reply Paschal chigozie Obiagwu January 31, 2018 at 10:37 pm

    Need high quality stock images then try Stock image PLR firesale 2.0 on this link https://jvz7.com/c/965127/289377

  • Reply Salah Ait Mokhtar March 15, 2018 at 11:12 pm

    here is one more free stock photo site 🙂 https://www.motosha.com/

  • Reply StarZu April 23, 2018 at 8:10 am

    Kinda Got clickbaited by the TItle xD

  • Reply Zereko August 20, 2018 at 2:51 am

    One of my most favorite Youtubers

  • Reply Kenneth Rochelle October 5, 2018 at 9:06 am

    Great presentation and informative.

  • Reply Rohit Sharma YT August 23, 2019 at 6:01 am

    I like your T-shirt 👁🥰👁

  • Reply Tryna Gee September 15, 2019 at 12:39 am

    Thanks a lot

  • Reply Huck's World Powered By Tech December 10, 2019 at 6:55 am

    Hey Roberto how are you have a question I would like to know how can I get PNG files royalty free for commercial use to make t-shirts designs

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