Images, Graphics, Audio, Video, Animation
Themes, Plugins, Code, Apps, Education, Jobs,
Buy & Sell Art, Freebies
OVERVIEWS – PART 1
*One of my very favorite multimedia tools. A very handy search engine that can save you valuable time. The database is huge!
Departments: free stock photos, free mockups, free stock videos, free sound effects, color inspiration, free website templates, free fonts, free icons, free email templates, free illustrations, free patterns, food pics, email list, placeholder.
Sites Included in the Search Database
Free Stock Photos
- Reshot, StockVault, Nappy, Slon, Focus Fitness, Burst, Moni’s photo, Pic Melon, MET Museum Artwork,
- Nomad Pictures, Vladimir’s Collection, My Stock Photos, ThePicPac, The British Library, The Library Of Congress
- Unsplash, Shuteroo,
Skuawk, StokPic, NegativeSpace, LibreShot, StockSnap Tookapic, FancyCrave, NoblWeb, PhotoStockEditor, Boss Fight, FreelyPhotos, BarnImages, Cupcake
reSplashed, Splashbase, FreeNatureStock, GoodFreePhotos, ISO Republic, Designers Pics, Magdeleine, Pond5
- MMT, FuriousCamera, ABSFreePic, Trunklog,
Jeshoots, Picography, Gratisography, Bara-Art
- 1MillionFreePictures, KaboomPics, SplitShire, LifeOfPix, StartupStockPhotos, StockImagePoint, StockPhotosForFree
- MorgueFile, SkitterPhoto, Good Stock Photos, JayMantri, NewOldStock, SnapwireSnaps, FreeRangeStock, Pixabay
- Moveast, PicJumbo, FreePhotos, Every Pixel, Photostack, VisualHunt, FindaPhoto, Pexels, Libre Stock, StockUp, CreativeCommons
- The Mockup Club, MockupTime, Threed, MockupsJar, SmartMockups, Mockerie, MockupWorld
- PlaceIt, LaunchKit, MagicMockups, Dunnnk
Free Stock Videos:
- Vidlery, CuteStockFootage, LittleCloudCinema, MitchMartinez, Coverr, Videvo, LifeOfVids, Pond5
- Pexels, Videezy, StockFootageForFree, X Stock Video, BeachFront B-Roll, VidsPlay
- ClipCanvas, WeDistill, Mazwai, MotionElements (free stock footage, free After Effects templates, free FCPX motion templates, free background music for video, free sound effects, free animated gifs)
Free Sound Effects:
- M-Operator, TheMotionMonkey, Purple-Planet, Landr, JukeDeck, MusicForMakers
- WhatFunk, NoCopyrightSounds, ConverseSampleLibrary, Octave
- FreeMusicArchive, FreeSound, Pond5, AdobeAuditionDownloads, SoundBible, RCP Tones, BXFR
- Google Art Palette, Pigment, ColorHunt, ColorWise, KK Met, CoolHue, HTML Colors, ColorMind, OpenColor
- ColorClaim, HelloColor, WebColourData, ColorThief, Paletteable, ColorDrop, ColorLisa
- LolColors, ColorFavs, PLTTS, SwissColors, Blend, GuidelineColour, Material UI Colors
- ColorDot, ColourCode, Palettr, ColorCombos, PictaCulous, CohesiveColors, BootFlat, Coolors
- 0to255, Colllor, Coleure, Get UI Colors, Colorrrs, AdobeColorCC, Flat UI Colors
- Flat UI Color Picker, PokePalettes, Material Palette, Material UI, ColourLovers, BrandColors, SocialColors, Color-Hex, Paletton
Free Website Templates:
- Jam-Icons, Illustrio, ClarityIcons, Feather, Material Design Icons, FontAwesome, The Noun Project
- IcoFont, Zondicons, CSS Icon, ByteSizeIcons, Nova, IconShop, Simple Icons, Octicons
- WeLoveIconFonts, IconStore, MaterialIcons, Aiconica, SmartIcons, FlatIcon, IconMonstr
- IcoMoon, Icons8, ToIcon, Icony, Sky Cons, Graph Berry, ION Icons, Modern UI Icons, Icono, EvilIcons
Free Email Templates:
Slogan: Find the art you’ll love.
Departments: best sellers, botanical, abstract, scenic, decorative, animals, featured collections, photos to art, subjects, artists, framed art, canvas, rooms, decor, all art, for business, sale.
- Framed art prints, framed mount, framed canvas
- Decor, fine art, photography, vintage art
You can buy and sell art. Larges selection, custom framing & mounting, easy shopping, commercial pricing, tailored products, dedicated account manager, consultation and curation, customization.
Slogan: Find your perfect art. 93,000 artists selling original art, prints, and custom framing.
- Paintings, prints, drawing, illustration
- Digital art, sculptures, carvings, ceramics
- Pottery, glass, jewelry, textile, apparel, crafts
You can buy and sell art.
Slogan: The best online photo editor, ever. Anything you want to do with your photo, you can do with BeFunky.
Founder: Tekin Tatar.
- Edit images
- Create collages
- Design from scratch or by using templates
- Crop, resize, rotate, cutout, background, replace color, exposure, fill light, auto enhance
- Beautify, color, vibrance, sharpen, clarity, glow, vignette, smoothing, blur, funky focus, soften, blur edges
- Tilt, tint, levels, color mixer
- Perfect skin, wrinkles, blemish fix, bronzer, blush, flashspot, clone, mascara, eye color, eye brighten
- Eyebrow pencil, fix redeye, lipstick, teeth whitten, hair color, reshape, paint brush, slimming
- Featured, lens flare, chromatic, black & white, charcoal, color pinhole, cooler, cross process, cyanotype
- Grunge, HDR, holga art, instant, line artopia, lomo art, motion color, old photo, orton style, patriotic
- Pinhole, pop art, sepia, stenciler, summer, sunburst, tilt shift, tin type, united colors, warmer, vintage colors, winter
Additionally, there are Artsy Effects, Frames, Graphics, Overlay Effects, text, and textures.
The collage maker is awesome and you can select from a wide range of presets and grids.
With the designer feature you can create:
- Invitations, save the date, menus, thank you cards, posters, brochures, flyers
- Business cards, letterhead, Facebook ads, wide skyscrapers, leaderboards, medium & large rectangles
- Blog images, blog titles, infographics, headers & graphics for all the social media channels
- Greeting cards, event graphics
There are tutorials, a section for inspiration, case studies, and job opportunities.
The software can be used for free, but there are premium plans as well starting at $2.91/month.
*a mini Photoshop, this is the tool I use the most for my everyday graphics.
Slogan: Showcase and discover creative work.
Departments: Discover, live, jobs, best of, curated galleries, creative tools, schools & organizations, education.
- Architecture, art direction, branding, fashion, graphic design
- Illustrations, industrial design, interaction design, motion graphics
- Photography, UI/UX, web design, cartooning, cinematography, crafts
- Drawing, films, graffiti, jewelry design, makeup arts, music, painting
- Retouching, sculpting, sound design, textile design, toy design, visual effects, web development
You can display your work and you can search for a job.
AR/VR, advertising, animation, architecture, design, cinematography, copywriting, digital art, drawing, editing, engineering, film, fine arts, graphic design, journalism, motion graphics, music, photography, product design, street art, visual effects, and more.
Slogan: Creating human connections. At CafePress, we believe a mug can start a conversation and a t-shirt can ignite a movement. We’re working to create a more connected and engaged world that supports and celebrates everyone’s unique identity and passions. Our promise to Inspire people to express themselves with the best assortment of engaging merchandise.
Cafepress was founded in 1999, headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.
Departments: products, interests, recipients, occasions, shop sale, gift center, design your own, start selling.
- Gift shop – t-shirts, clothing, bags, buttons
- Stickers, magnets, cases, covers, baby blankets
- Home accessories, shower curtains, hats
- Jewelry, scarves, neckties, watches, posters, wallpapers
You can sell your art. The Shops service provides an online shop where you can, design, manage, and sell your own branded merchandise on your website. If you already have an audience, this is the pick for you!
CafePress fan portals make it easy to create T-shirts, bags, coffee mugs, and more for your favorite Television shows, movies, comics, and more!
Slogan: Beautiful, free videos for your homepage.
An awesome resource for free videos you can use with no restrictions. Coverr was made by the CodersClan and Veed.me teams.
You can contribute your own footage. In the contribution page, they list all their contributors.
*They deliver 7 new free videos every Monday via email.
Slogan: the world’s marketplace for design. Bring your creative projects to life with ready-to-use design assets from independent creators around the world.
- Photos, graphics, templates
- Themes, fonts, add-ons, 3D
You can sell your media, open a shop, find partners, discuss in the forum, read the blog. you can connect with other designers, companies, and buyers inside the Creative Market website. There is an option to follow people and create a small private network.
You grant around 70% commissions of the sales setting your own prices, although you have to keep in mind the competition’s prices. You can update your shop with new artwork whenever you want and your products go live instantly. There are tracking tools to analyze traffic to your shop and a messaging system to stay connected with buyers. The market will deliver your products instantly.
*6 free design assets every week for all members
Slogan: Discount design bundles with extended license.
- Creative and Unique Hand Drawn Fonts, Presentation Kits, Logos
- Typography, Photograph packages: Vintage, Retro etc.
- Backgrounds & Shapes: Abstract, geometric, Decorative Graphics
- Posters, Flyers, Mock-Ups, Textures, Branding & Print Templates
- Effects, Graphic elements: Icons, vectors, illustrations.
You can become a vendor and sell your media.
*free files almost daily for all members
Death to the Stock Photo
Slogan: Free monthly photos for all your creative needs. For commercial use, your blog posts, social accounts, and mockups.
We aim to be just like coffee for the modern creative.
You just sign up and they send you free photos every month. I recommend this website for the high-quality images, images that differ from the competition.
There’s also a premium package. Get the completely “custom-shot” look you’re going for — without spending an hour clicking through stock photos you hate. Go premium and get access to 2,000+ images you can’t find anywhere else, 7+ video packs + more every month. Premium plans start at $12/month.
Slogan: Over 80 million high-quality royalty-free stock images and high-definition footage at the best prices to fill all your creative needs.
Departments: royalty-free stock photos, vector images, editorial photography, and videos. 75+ million files. Clients in 192 countries. 24/7 support in 20 languages. Locations: New York, Milan, Kiev, Moscow, and Warsaw. Among their clients, you’ll find Bosch, Subaru, Ricoh.
There’s a separate department with free photos.
Top stock photo categories:
- Abstract, animals, architecture, objects, beauty, fashion, business & finance, celebrities, cities
- Computer, electronics, concepts, decoration, education, fauna & flora, food & drink
- Holidays & events, illustrations, industrial, interiors, jewelry & gems, medicine & health
- Misc, nature, people, places, religions, professions, science, shopping, signs & symbols
- Technology, textures & backgrounds, tools, transport & auto.
Premium plans start at $29/month.
You can become a contributor and sell your photos. A Contributor’s Level is determined by the number of a Contributor’s files sold on our website. The more sales you have, the higher your Contributor’s Level. Hence, the higher your Contributor’s Level, the bigger your royalties.
Slogan: We create websites and email builders designed for developers and non-tech users, in addition to services such as the Designmodo Market and Designmodo Jobs.
Designmodo also provides articles, tutorials, and industry news about trends and techniques. The website is visited by professionals from small- to large-sized companies and is used as a reference by many design and coding schools. Founded in 2010.
Departments: news, coding, design, inspiration, freebies, tutorials, WordPress, postcards, slides framework, startup framework, qards, job board, mockups, UI kits, icons, fonts, tools, newsletter.
- Drag & drop Static website builders, frameworks, and generators.
- Postcards: responsive email generator with drag & drop simplicity
- Slides: static website generator – animated web presentations
- Qards: WordPress plugin – easily create beautiful landing pages in no time with no coding skills
- Startup framework: create beautiful and responsive websites in under 60 minutes
130 tutorials, 43 articles with freebies, 93 WordPress articles, 321 articles on inspiration, 369 design articles, 112 coding articles.
You can find jobs: Remote and full-time jobs for web designers and developers.
You can additionally sell your own products. You earn 70% of the product’s price.
Slogan: Looking for art tips or how to sell art online? You’re in the right place.
EmptyEasel is a website for artists and art lovers. It has two purposes: first, to bring greater understanding of art through clear, well-written tutorials and articles; and second, to help new or unknown artists reach a wider audience by encouraging ALL artists to use the internet to promote and sell their artwork.
Departments: art tutorials, business advice, research, featured art, misc. Submit your art, write an article, get the newsletter, eBooks, art contests.
- Paintings (oil, acrylic, watercolor), graphite
- Pencil art, pen & ink artwork
- Mixed-media art, fine art photography, sculpture, 3D art
Envato Elements & Tuts+
- Stock video, video templates, graphic templates
- Graphics, presentation templates
- Photos, fonts, add-ons
- Web templates, CMS templates
- WordPress, 3D
A subscription-based membership gives you access to:
- 475,000 photos, 40,000+ design ready assets, quality templates & themes.
- EnvatoTuts+ (1,140+ video courses, 240+ eBooks, 26,160 tutorials). Education on design & illustration, code, web design, photo & video, business, music, audio, 3D, graphics, game development, computer skills. Courses: Photoshop, Illustrator, inspiration. Plus eBooks.
Starting from $19/month
*Freebies every month for all members
Slogan: Everything you need for your next creative project.
- EnvatoMarket: Browse 9+ million digital assets
- EnvatoStudio: Hire designers and developers
- EnvatoTuts: Learn with tutorials and courses
- EnvatoSites: Launch simple websites, no code required
- EnvatoElements: Download 400,000+ creative assets
- Forum, Blog, Community Meetups, Careers
- ThemeForest: themes and templates for WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, Magento, landing pages and more.
- VideoHive: A huge range of stock footage, after effects, logos, intros, Apple motion, templates.
- AudioJungle: Music, sound effects for films, games, trailers, promos, podcasts, backgrounds.
- GraphicRiver: Flyers, resumes, logos, and banners, illustrations, icons, web elements, templates…
- PhotoDune: Royalty-free images of weddings, fashion, business, food, family, fitness, people, tech, travel…
- 3dOcean: Games, animations, models, textures, materials, base meshes, plugins.
You display your products, you have a chance to get hired as a freelancer, and you gain popularity, visibility, and recognition in the market. Make sure you read the terms and licenses carefully before you publish your artwork.
Finally, the career department offers flexible job positions.
*Freebies every month for all members
Slogan: stock image search engine powered by AI. Search across 50 leading stock image agencies.
It is a powerful search engine that indexes 51 paid and free stock image websites and allows users to search through a massive database of stock photos in seconds. Founder – Dmitry Shironosov.
There are free photos as well.
How it works:
- #1 Search by image
- #2 A variety of search filters give you the ability to search by color, orientation, image type, etc.
- #3 Price comparison. Search the lowest price for the photo on various websites. Sometimes the difference is surprising
- #4 Search by author
- #5 A huge database of paid and free photos, illustrations and vector files in one place.
- #6 The luxury collection of images from Premium stock photo agencies for experienced perfectionists.
28M+ vector images, 220M+ paid photos, 1,5M+ free photos, 29 paid stock image sites, 22 free stock image sites.
*Weekly freebies via email
Slogan: When art comes to life. 14 global production facilities in 5 different countries running 24 hours per day. Santa Monica, California with 14 fulfillment centers in 5 countries. They ship worldwide and they guarantee museum quality.
Departments: Featured, 1X, say what, word art, animal portraits, pop culture, dictionary art. You can search the curated art collections.
- Wall art, apparel, paintings
- Photos, drawings, digital art, home decor
- Phone cases, tech, lifestyle, stationery
- Beach products (towels, bags, pouches)
You can sell your art as an artist, photographer, or a gallery. Sell canvas prints, framed prints, home decor, phone cases, t-shirts, and more. You can sell through the website, mobile app, retail store, Facebook, your own websites, Shopify.
Set your own prices for each of their available print sizes, and when a buyer places an order, they take care of everything for you, including printing, framing, matting, stretching, packaging, shipping, insuring, processing credit cards, dealing with your customers, and sending your profits each month!
You can license your artwork on TV. Fine Art America has been selected to provide artwork for many of ABC’s popular TV series. If you choose to participate in this program, you may one day see your artwork hanging on the set of your favorite TV show.
You can participate in groups and join 5,000+ members, participate in contests, and discussions.
They provide tools for analytics.
Slogan: the largest search engine of free icons in the world.
Icons, packs, web design search engine. Founded in 2013 after the great success of the startup Freepik. More than 100 team members, 4 million monthly visits.
They use a freemium business model which means, the majority of the resources offered at Flaticon can be used for free, only having to attribute the illustration to Flaticon. In addition, just by paying a little, a user can subscribe to the Premium plan and can use all illustrations without any attribution.
Departments: categories, packs, authors, top icons, latest icons, tags.
85 categories, more than 920,000 free icons for both personal & commercial use. Available in SVG or EPS vector, PNG, PSD files and Icon Font.
- Animals, architecture, beauty, birthday, buildings, cinema
- Computer, fashion, food & restaurant, gaming, Halloween, logos
- Marketing, medical, people, professions, shapes, smileys, technology
You can become a creator as a designer, photographer, contributor, writer, design instructor.
Premium plans for buyers start at $9.99/month
Slogan: graphic resources for everyone. Find free vectors, PSD, icons, and photos.
The leading search engine of free vector designs. Freepik was founded in 2010 by the brothers Alejandro and Pablo Blanes with Joaquin Cuenca, founder of successful startups such as Panoramio (Acquired by Google). More than 100 team members, 30 million monthly visits.
They use a freemium business model which means, the majority of the resources offered at Freepik can be used for free, only having to credit the author of the illustration to Freepik. In addition, for a small fee, you can subscribe to the Premium plan and use all our illustrations without any accreditation whatsoever.
Among their clients, you’ll find Google, Adobe, Smashing Magazine
- Animals, banners, business, cartoon, design, graphics, human
- Illustration, map, nature, ornament, silhouettes, summer, textures, Valentine
- Web, wedding, background, birthday, buttons, Christmas, Easter, Halloween, icons
- Logo templates, music, objects, ribbons, sports, templates, transport, water, signs, symbols
Premium plans start at $9.99/month.
Slogan: Get inspired by stunning curated creative images.
Departments: creative, editorial, video, music, foto, boards, enterprise solutions, premium access, photo assignments, API, media manager, custom content.
Getty Images creates, distributes, and licenses award-winning, royalty-free, stock photography; creative rights-managed images; editorial images; video; music and multimedia products.
Slogan: Bringing you closer to this extraordinary photographic resource, the Gallery offers beautiful, affordable photographs hand-printed in our darkrooms. Available for you to buy are images that have illuminated modern history, the faces that have defined our times, landscapes and interiors to inspire, alongside both the peculiar and everyday moments that only the camera can capture.
Departments: buying photography, gallery hire, interior design, picture library, collections, exhibitions.
- Architecture, contemporary, food & drink, funny
- High society, fashion, landscape, nature, people, personalities
- Social documentary, sport, transport, oversize prints, the classics
Slogan: Search over 25 million graphics.
GraphicsFuel founded in 2010 with the aim to help the founder and his friends in the design space. 680,000 monthly visits, 20,000+ subscribers, 32,000 feed subscribers.
There is a department with Free photos.
- Backgrounds, design articles, fonts, PSD, giveaway, logos, patterns
- Photoshop tutorials, PSD templates, text effects, UI & mobile apps, website layouts
- Brushes, design inspiration, free photos, graphics, icons, mockup templates, Photoshop gradients
- Premium, Sketch app files, textures, vectors, websites
Premium plans start at $10/month.
You can advertise your products, website, or offers. They offer sponsored posts, delas promotion, product reviews. They run giveaways and contests.
Slogan: Quirky, creative, always free photos. The world’s quirkiest collection of free high-resolution pictures, comprised of the world’s best, most creative images – photos you just won’t find anywhere else.
All the photos are completely free of restrictions. Gratisography was founded and created by Ryan McGuire.
- Animals, business, fashion, food, nature, objects, people, urban, whimsical
Slogan: Dive into the largest collection of SVG icons in the world for just $19/month
A search engine to find icons.
Departments: Icon Sets, designers, custom icons, icon editor, pro, API, free icons.
- Abstract, animals, arrows, business & finance, clothes, culture, education, science
- Electronics, events, family, flags, files, food & drink, furniture, gaming, health, holidays
- Maps, military, music, multimedia, nature, network, photography, real estate, religion
- Romance, seasons, security, shipping, delivery, shopping, eCommerce, social media, sports
- Seasons, tools, toys, transportation, travel, hotels, UI, weather
- Glyph, outline, flat, filled outline, photorealistic, 3D
- Hand-drawn, cartoon, pixel, smooth, long shadow, badge
Slogan: The best deals for digital design assets.
Since 2011 Inky is bringing the Black Friday Deals every day for creatives all around the world. InkyDeals was created from the desire to offer fellow designers (beginners and veterans alike) high-quality resources at unbeatable prices.
- Patterns, backgrounds, icons, vectors, illustrations
- Ribbons, Typography, Lightroom presets, Floral packs
- Css3 utilities, Html5 templates, Photoshop actions, Add-ons, Textures, Badges, Brushes, Buttons, Fonts, HTML, CSS courses, Mock-Ups
- Stock photos, PSD templates, UI Sets, Origamis, Tags, T-Shirt Designs, Vector Mascots
- Bundles, web design
- WordPress, Photoshop, eLearning
You can join hundreds of vendors already selling their digital products. Advantages for vendors:
- No upfront marketing costs
- Exposure to a large audience
- Extra marketing channel
- Test products really fast, get traction to products you launch
- They handle payments, refunds, affiliates, promotions on partner websites
*They include freebies in some of the products
Slogan: less searching,m more finding. Discover royalty-free images, illustrations, and videos that will make you stand out.
Belongs to Getty Images. Founded in 2000, iStock created the crowd-sourced stock industry and became the original source for user-generated stock photos, vectors and illustrations, and video clips. It’s one of the world’s leading stock content marketplaces, offering millions of hand-picked premium images at ridiculously low prices.
Departments: photos, illustrations, video, audio.
- Nature & landscapes, jobs & careers, pets & animals, business & finance, science and technology
- Education, family, healthcare & medicine, food & drink, seasonal & holiday
- Special occasions, fitness & wellness, fashion & beauty, sports & recreation, moods & feelings
- Travel destinations, architecture, transportation videos, adventure videos, 4K videos
*Free stock files every week.
*iStock Audio has moved. It’s now available on Getty Images Music.
Slogan: We scan and index the best free photos from the top stock sites so that you can find that perfect image much, much quicker. 40,000+ CC0-licensed photos.
A search engine to find free photos and videos. As will all the CC0 licensed items, you can use the media for any purpose with no restrictions.
You can start immediately by entering a search query or you can filter by a website. Right now LibreStock uses the database of the following sites:
- Pexels, Magdeleine, FancyCrave, StockSnap, Pixabay
Tookapic, Kaboompics, Picjumbo, LibreShot, Littlevisuals
- Skitterphoto, Jay Mantri, MMT, Free Nature Stock
BaraArt, Freely photos, Barn images, Good stock photos
Picography, Negative space, SplitShire, Realistic Shots
- Street Will, Boss Fight, Life of Pix, Public Domain Archive
- Bucketlistly photos, Free image bank, Creative Vix, Designer Pics
Freestocks, Travel coffee book, Foodies feed, My stock photos
- ISO republic,
Jeshoots, Stokpic, Joshua Hibbert, Minimography
- Pickle jar, Alana.Io,
Picalls, Stockified, Looking Glass
- Nomad pictures, Avopix
- Business, nature, people, food, computer, family, city, design, travel
- Fashion, book, health, music, wedding, meeting, art, party, beauty, and more.
Slogan: Free and premium tools for graphic designers.
LS stands for Lstore.
- UI/UX tools
- Devices Mockups
- Branding Mockups
- Scene Creators
- FREE Mockups and Tools
There’s a special offer to access all their products for a one-time fee.
They also own LS.Graphics Charts – the most comprehensive collection of charts, graphs, and diagrams for Sketch (featured on Product Hunt).
One of my favorite resources for free business mockups on the web.
Slogan: Hand-picked free photos for your inspiration. A free hi-res photo every day.
Another great resource to find free photos you can use with no restrictions. Some of the photos require attribution.
- Nature, city, architecture, people, animals
- Food, technology, objects, abstract
You can submit your own photos.
Slogan: Save up to 97% with our amazing and web design deals.
Based out of Vancouver, Canada, MightyDeals has been providing top-notch designer resources at great discounts since 2010. It’s run and owned by the same great team behind Webdesigner Depot, a very popular blog for web designers.
- Bundles, fonts, goods, graphics, icons
- Plugins, software, themes
- Courses, eBooks
You can sell your own digital media.
Location: Singapore. Founders: Mark Sun, Joanne Chua, Sean Quek. Featured in: TechInAsia,
Departments: Video, animation, music, After Effects, Apple Motion, Premiere Pro, images, gif’s, sound effects, 3D, user guide, tutorials, events, sell your creations, free banner generator, video converter, press, careers, API.
- Aerial, animals, beauty, business, education, characters, food, drink, gaming, events, industrial, nature, and more.
- Beauty, building, business, cute, elegant, energetic, minimalist, romantic, and more.
- Anime, battle, cinematic, corporate, holiday, kids, news, workout, ambient, ballroom, blues, electronic
- Folk, Hip-hop, Japanese, jazz, latin, oriental, pop, rhythm and blues, rock, world, and more.
- Broadcast, design, logos, photo, video, text, transitions, flat design, grunge, high-tech, retro, minimalist, romantic, and more.
Apple Motion Templates:
- Broadcast, design elements, text, transitions, vertical, cute, elegant, high-tech, grunge, retro, vintage, romantic, and more
- Design elements, logos, social media, text, transitions, vertical, weddings
- Animals, backgrounds, buildings, business, food & drink, nature, people, science, technology, sports, and more.
You can sell your media as an artist. There are guides and requirements. You earn 50% of the revenue from the sale of your Elements.
They are also hiring: Marketing & business development manager in Seoul, front-end web developer in T
They offer Free Assets:
- Free stock footage
- Free After Effects Templates
- Free Premiere Pro Templates
- Free FCPX Motion Templates
- Free Music
- Free Sound Effects
- Free Animated GIF’s
*5 free elements every week for all members. You choose what to download from a variety of options.
Slogan: Video is easy. With our all-in-one video software, the only limit is your imagination! Since 2004, we have been developing easy-to-use and effective software for Windows to inspire your creativity and make processing, creating, and sharing your media content fun and fulfilling!
Movavi produces a wide range of multimedia programs that ensure you can have fun with your videos, music, and photos on any platform and any device. Founded in 2004. Over 100 employees, sales in 150 countries. Location: Saint Louis, Missouri, USA.
- Edit videos
- Convert media
- Capture screens
- Edit photos
Departments: video suite, video converter, video editor, screen capture software, photo editor, How-to’s, job opportunities.
Video editor: timeline, image quality, Hollywood-worthy effects, high-grade titles and fades, wide range of formats. Available for Windows and Mac.
Video suite: a comprehensive video making software that helps you create professional-looking movies and slideshows on your home computer – even if you have no experience.
Incorporate music, create text captions, apply visual effects and transitions – you can do whatever you want with your video.
In addition to the video making app, Movavi Video Suite contains a number of useful apps to help every video maker: powerful video converter that supports 180+ media formats, a convenient utility for burning DVDs, a special tool for digitizing analog video, and more.
Video converter: lightning-fast conversion, any device, any format (180 media formats), music and pictures, easy editing (200 presets).
Slogan: Create an amazing logo design for your brand, right now, for free. More than 2M users.
A handy app to create your own logos.
- Very easy to use, fast, reliable, no freezes, accurate.
- High quality on the majority of logos.
- Variety of categories and different styles
- Enough Text Fonts
- Vector quality on the designs.The quality won’t get reduced in any project that you intent to use them.No matter how much you stretch the designs , they are vectors.
- Unlimited usage , no restrictions , no questions , no interruptions.
- Free to use and download as many times as you want 24/7.
- Animals, finance, outdoors, real estate, religious, repair, science, sports, travel
- Women, stars, arrows, justice, energy lawn, jewelry, arts, cars, business, clothing
- Marketing, consulting, kids, community, IT, delivery, education, various shapes, and more
Slogan: Best free stock photos in one place.
Another great website to find free photos and videos. Pexels is run by Bruno Joseph, Ingo Joseph, and Daniel Frese. Bruno and Ingo co-founded Pexels together in 2014 and Daniel joined them in 2015.
It’s hard to understand complex licenses that is why all photos on Pexels are licensed under the Creative Commons Zero (CC0) license. This means the pictures are completely free to be used for any legal purpose.
The pictures are free for personal and even for commercial use. You can modify, copy and distribute the photos. All without asking for permission or setting a link to the source. So, attribution is not required.
Over 40,000 free stock photos. And every month at least 3,000 new high-resolution photos are added.
Departments: discover, popular, leaderboard, photo challenges, photos by color, collections, top photographers, wallpapers, free videos, API.
- Data, books, city, fun, music, summer, camera, street
- Family, art, paint, health, nature, plane, makeup, Earth, buildings
- Travel, business, holiday, security, computer, people, training, textures, and more
They provide tools: Chrome extension, Mac & Windows app, Photoshop plugin, MS Office Add-in, WordPress plugin.
You can contribute your own media and get discovered by millions of people. You have a chance to win a prize through the photo challenges as well.
Slogan: search for the perfect photo, illustration, and more.
Belongs to Getty Images. It’s a global online art marketplace with one of the world’s most comprehensive archives spanning the birth of photography to current day.
Departments: best sellers, slim aarons, photographers, collections, subjects.
Framed print, fine arts, canvas, aluminum, acrylic.
Slogan: Level up your websites, templates, apps or blog posts with exclusive photos sent to you every month.
Another very popular website to find free stock photos you can use for personal and commercial projects and premium images. A free stock photo site created in 2013 by designer & photographer Viktor Hanacek. It all started when all of the regular stock photo sites rejected his photos for “lack of quality”. Two years later, people have downloaded more than two and half million pictures from PicJumbo.
- Abstract, animals, architecture, business, fashion, food & drink
- Holidays, love, nature, people, roads, snow & winter, sunlight, technology, things, transportation.
PicJumbo delivers free photos every week.
*One of my very favorites, I’ve built many landing pages using PicJumbo’s images.
Slogan: Everything you need to make your ideas come to life—photo editing, collage making, graphic design—PicMonkey’s got it. It’s never been easier to feed your creative beast. We create image editing tools that truly get what it means to compete across digital and real-life domains. Flexibility, collaboration, rapid iteration—all the power and mojo that designers and non-designers alike need to get to awesome, faster.
With 3.4 billion images made and millions of users in more than 190 countries, PicMonkey has headquarters in Seattle, WA and a worldwide office in Ireland. CEO: Frits Habermann, founder: Jonathan Sposato.
- Photo editing (clip art & overlays, photo effects, textures, themes, adding text, filters)
- Free vectors and graphics
- Touch Up (eye color changer, face editor, teeth whitening, blemish remover, portrait & skin retouching)
- Design maker (logo maker, cards, posters, wedding invites) & tools (editor for Chrome, extension for Chrome)
- Collage maker (Facebook cover maker, projects, Instagram, birthday cards, DIY wedding invitations, holiday, DIY Valentine’s day cards, Pinterest, YouTube banners, Facebook ads)
- Seasonal clip art
- Overlays (monograms, place cards)
- Effects (tried and true, basics, black & white, vintage camera, paintbox, light, area, artsy, layer and erase, orton, cross process)
- Textures (starry sky, double exposure)
- Themes (trick or treat, vampires, zombies, demons, witches, day of the dead, winterland, santa land, school U, valentines, comic heroes, celebrate)
- Picture frames (shape cutouts, classic, polaroid, wayback, museum quality, customizable)
- Templates (announcements, business, invitations, cards, social media)
They offer design tutorials and articles for inspiration. Moreover, there are job opportunities (senior engineer, test engineer, general application, principal UX designer, UX mobile designer)
There is a 7-day free trial and the premium plans start at €7.49/month.
Slogan: discover over 1,4M images and videos that our grateful community is sharing.
One of the most popular destinations for free images and videos you can use both for personal and commercial projects.
- Computer, communications, holidays, travel, religion, feelings
- People, education, places, monuments, food & drink, sports
- Science, technology, transportation, health, architecture, business, finance
- Music, textures, industrial, craft, animals, beauty, fashion, nature, landscapes
You can submit your own media.
Royalty-free stock photos, illustrations, and footage. More than 33,900,000 items. Established in 2005. Location: Tokyo, Japan. Founder: Daisuke Komata.
- People, lifestyle, health, beauty, leisure, event, business, animals, nature
- Traffic, food, music, cooking, fashion, stationery, space, facility, environment
- Backgrounds, textures, characters
- People, business, animals & plants, things, scenery, material
Timelapse, event, countdown, background, particles/gleam, people
They offer subscriptions plans based on duration. Starting from $49 for 30 days.
You can submit your own digital media and become a contributor.
*Free stock items every Tuesday
Slogan: Stunning footage you won’t find anywhere else. Royalty-free stock video and creative assets.
Pond5 is driven by a commitment to its passionate and growing global community of more than 60,000 professional visual and audio creators, providing a platform where their creative work can flourish, and helping them to make a sustainable living.
Founded in 2006, 170+ team members, 5 global offices, 92,000+ active sellers, 50% paid to artists, 63M+ files to license.
Among their clients, you’ll find BBC, Netflix, Vice.
- Videos, footage, music
- After effects, sound effects
- Photos, illustrations, 3D models
You can sell your media. Media types they accept: video, music tracks, sound effects, images, 3D objects, AE templates (infographics, movie trailers, stop motion, 3D particles)
*1 free video every week for all members
An online art community operating since December 1998 and the name Renderosity was created and voted by the community of digital artists in October 1999. The graphics arts industry grew worldwide and a need for a medium of communication that could link this diverse and international group was born. Renderosity came to life to fill that need.
Departments: marketplace, free stuff, galleries, community, magazine, deals
- Grabbed by the Ghoulies sale, Music – Soundtracks – FX, Poser software – Smith Micro
- Prime flash sale, 3D models, 2D, 3D figure essentials, Services – Rosity stuff
- Merchant resources, Lights or cameras, Game content – Games and apps
- Software, Tutorials, Gaming extended licenses
Join and reap the many benefits of being involved in a global marketplace which reaches half a million registered members, 250 new members daily and 330 million hits per month.
You can become a vendor and sell your media. As a vendor, you can set an exclusive status on some or all of your products. That means that these products will be sold only at Renderosity.
Moreover, you can add coupons and you can track the progress via a code that can be used on Google Analytics.
Slogan: create a positive atmosphere, on demand. Public domain photos.
Skuawk delivers free of charge public domain photos. No need for attribution, no restrictions. Very professional and HQ images that guarantee engagement. Created by Dave Gandy.
- Food, Landscapes, Urban, Technology, People, Objects
- Wildlife, Miscellaneous, Sport, Space, Business, Back to school
- Shapes & Architecture, Music and sound, Nostalgia (coming next)
All the photos are free but there is a premium bundle as well. The price? Pay what you want.
*One of the very best websites for HQ images that stand out.
Slogan: Create online graphics in a snap. Whip up graphics for social media, ads, blogs, and more without Photoshop or graphic designers. Over 3 million images have been created using Snappa.
Snappa has been featured in Leadpages, QuickSprout, Forbes, Inc, SemRush. Founded in 2015. Location: Ottawa, Canada. Founders: Christopher Gimmer, Marc Chouinard.
- Multiple image dimensions
- Pre-made templates
- Find free high-res stock photos (over 570,000 items)
- Add text, graphics, and effects in seconds
- Schedule and share your graphics instantly
- Resize graphics in a couple of clicks
You can create:
- Banners, eBook covers, Facebook cover photos
- Google+ covers, Infographics, social media graphics
- Soundcloud banners, Twitch banners, Twitter headers
- YouTube channel art, YouTube thumbnails
There are both free and premium plans starting at $10/month.
Slogan: Empowering independent artists worldwide.
Hundreds of thousands of artists from around the globe, uploading and selling their original works as 30+ premium consumer goods.
Departments: wall art, home decor, pillows & bedding, bath, tech, stickers & stationery, apparel, tabletop, bags, featured.
- Art prints, canvas, metals, wall tapestries
- Wall clocks, stickers, bags, pillows, blankets
- Towels, mugs, phone cases, laptop skins
- Leggings, t-shirts, sleeves, tops, hoodies
You can follow your favorite artists, promote their artwork, and sell your own. When you sell a product, they’ll produce it, package it and ship it for you, so that you can focus on making more art!
Set your retail price and your profit for each art print type and size, if you don’t add profit then all sizes will be made available at the base price. Based on the quality of your digital file, they will only allow you to post at sizes that will reproduce as high-quality prints, some sizes may not be available.
Art prints, framed art prints, and stretched canvas product royalties are determined by you. All other product royalties are 10% of the product cost. Track your earnings in your account.
Slogan: beautiful free stock photos. Hundreds of high-resolution images added weekly free from copyright restrictions.
Another site you can find free stock photos both for personal and commercial projects. They deliver free photos every week via email.
- Business, nature, people, girl, woman, food, computer, office, flower, beach, happy, city
- Family, coffee, love, design, travel, couple, car, fashion, man, women, dog, summer
- Book, fitness, friends, music, money, school, house, water, work, spring, health, laptop
- Meeting, wedding, baby, art, party, beauty, sad, sky, phone, Easter, buildings, technology, home
- Sunset, yoga, forest, road, black & white, children, and more.
You can submit your own photos.
Slogan: Be under budget and over brilliant. Save on millions of studio-quality stock videos, After Effects templates, and more.
Videoblocks delivers royalty-free HQ videos at very affordable prices. Among their clients, you’ll find ABC, NBC, USA Network. Founded in 2009 by Joel Holland.
Departments: 4K videos, stock videos, motion backgrounds, After Effects templates, collections.
A subscription-based membership that gives you access to:
- Unlimited downloads – 115,000+ HD footage clips, motion backgrounds, and After Effects templates in the Member’s Library.
- Every stock video you download is yours to keep and use forever, royalty-free
- Browse millions of additional videos for sale by artists. They don’t take a cent. You save 40%
- 360 and VR, aerial, animals, business, professions, effects and lower thirds, food and beverage
- Historical and archival, holidays and celebrations, nature, people, places, landmarks, slow motion
- Sports and recreation, technology, timelapse, transportation.
- Abstract, business, space, fire, flowers, energy, particles, water, love, countdown, medical
- Science, music, technology, religion, shapes
- Intro, business, logo reveal, typography, presentation, slideshow, promo, cinematic, titles, photo, Apple Motion templates
Additionally, there are collections.
Memberships start at $99/year.
You can submit your own media and you earn 100% commissions on sales.
Slogan: search millions of premium royalty-free images selected from Getty Images and iStock.
- Animals, architecture & buldings, backgrounds, business, concepts & ideas, education
- Entertainment, food & drink, health & beauty, holidays & celebrations, illustrations
- Industry, nature, objects, people & lifestyle, science & medicine, sports, technology
- Travel, vectors, vintage
Slogan: beautiful, free photos. Gifted by the world’s most generous community of photographers.
Another awesome resource to download free stock photos both for personal and commercial projects.
All photos published on Unsplash can be used for free. You can use them for commercial and non-commercial purposes. You do not need to ask permission from or provide credit to the photographer or Unsplash, although it is appreciated when possible.
More precisely, Unsplash grants you an irrevocable, non-exclusive copyright license to download, copy, modify, distribute, perform, and use photos from Unsplash for free, including for commercial purposes, without permission from or attributing the photographer or Unsplash. This license does not include the right to compile photos from Unsplash to replicate a similar or competing service.
Departments: photos, wallpapers, community, store, history, tag photos, API/developers, hiring, license, help.
- Business, nature, technology, food, travel, happy, cool
- Love, animals, beach, white, and more
You can search the collections or browse by the author’s name.
You can submit your own photos as well.
*One of my favorite websites.
Slogan: make videos like the pros with the most powerful video creation software.
- Easy to use & master
- Awesome videos
- No restrictions.
- Grow your sales
You can create:
- Product promotion videos
- Affiliate review videos
- Amazon product review videos
- Offline business promotion videos
- Videos from text articles
- Express video sales letters
- Business presentation style videos
- Amazing photo slideshows
- Logo intros & stingers
- and more
Pricing: $37 one-time payment. 30-days money back guarantee.
Additionally, you can get the software with the ProThemes Add-on, the ultimate membership for VideoMakerFX. More than 100 additional scenes, 50+ scenes every month, amazing character animation themes, suited for all kinds of businesses and products.
Starts at $37 and then $27 per month. 30-days money back guarantee.
Slogan: Simply art, simply beautiful. For 17 years, artists and buyers have trusted Yessy to buy and sell art. Now find your perfect art.
- Paintings, prints, photography, drawings
- Illustrations, computer & digital art
- Sculptures, carvings, ceramics, pottery
- Glass, jewelry, furniture, textile, apparel
- Antiques, collectibles, crafts
You can buy and sell art. 14-day free trial to display and sell your art. Display as much of your art as you wish. There are no limits. No commission! You receive the full amount when your art sells. Instantly accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, PayPal, & more.
The annual fee is $59. There are no other fees. And when your art sells, there is no commission. You receive 100% of the order total.
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