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Anyone knows wher eto get free pics from the Internet?

  1. Ruben Rivera profile image82
    Ruben Riveraposted 7 years ago

    I usually get them from freefoto.com but I would like to know if anyone knows any other places to get more variety.

  2. couturepopcafe profile image59
    couturepopcafeposted 7 years ago

    NASA Images is free but they ask that you give credit for pictures when used.


    All free for commercial and personal use.

    Also DSL - digital library system of U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

    gimp.com and paint.net are photo editing sites

    there's always photobucket and flickr but i don't love these two.

    1. lrohner profile image82
      lrohnerposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I don't know about PhotoBucket, but you can't use just any photo off of Flickr. You have to do an Advanced Search and look for photos that are designated as able to be used commercially--and you have to give attribution.

    2. Marisa Wright profile image99
      Marisa Wrightposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      You MUST link back and provide attribution when you use photos from freephotos.com or freedigitalphotos.net.  In both cases it's a requirement for using the site.

  3. rmr profile image83
    rmrposted 7 years ago

    This is one of my favorites for free images

  4. KCC Big Country profile image88
    KCC Big Countryposted 7 years ago

    Wikimedia Commons

    1. Iznogoud profile image80
      Iznogoudposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      That's a good suggestion. I found a few that were copyright free but then I ended up using a lot of images from www.sxc.hu

    2. Marisa Wright profile image99
      Marisa Wrightposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Careful - always check the conditions.  Many of the Wikimedia Commons photos require you to acknowledge the photographer.

      I don't use Photobucket, it's full of stolen photos and there's no way of telling which is which. 

      I really like Flickr - I wrote a Hub about how to use the photos. You have to do an advanced search, as you say, and you have to provide a link to the photographer, but that's no big deal - and they have a fantastic selection of images.

      1. online4income profile image75
        online4incomeposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        I too use flickr photo by searching for creative common license. I still try to at least credit the source in someway.

        1. Marisa Wright profile image99
          Marisa Wrightposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          What do you mean, try?  It's not optional, you know!

  5. sofs profile image83
    sofsposted 7 years ago

    Great suggestions, used some!! Thanx!!

  6. saleheensblog profile image60
    saleheensblogposted 7 years ago

    opps, didn't know there are stolen photos in photobucket. I have read your and Pucnix's hub on free photo. I have to look for flikr now. I like to use a lot of photos in my hubs.

  7. Spacey Gracey profile image37
    Spacey Graceyposted 7 years ago

    www.photos8.com - have some nice shots in there.

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    TopUniverseposted 7 years ago

    Good suggestions.