6 Best Sites to Download Free Stock Photos and Videos

In our previous article, we’ve recommended some of the best sites where you can download free copyright-free music for your videos. This time, we’ll share with you some of the best sites where you can download free stock photos and videos that you can use for commercial and non-commercial purposes.

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Pexels is a free stock photo and video website and app that helps designers, bloggers, and everyone who is looking for visuals to find great photos and videos that can be downloaded and used for free. If you see a photo or video you like, simply download it for free. It’s free for commercial use and no attribution is required.


Pixabay is a vibrant community of creatives, sharing copyright-free images and videos. All contents are released under the Pixabay License, which makes them safe to use without asking for permission or giving credit to the artist – even for commercial purposes.

Life of Pix/Life of Vids

Life of Pix and Life of Vids are sibling sites that let you download free high-resolution photos and videos. There are no copyright restrictions, be it for personal or commercial use. However, they don’t want their entire collection on your website, so they set the redistribution limit to 10 videos on other sites.


Unsplash offers over 1 million free high-resolution images. All photos can be downloaded and used for free, be it for commercial or non-commercial purposes. No permission needed, though the company would appreciate it if you would attribute them.


Created by web designer Daniel Nanescu, SplitShire offers thousands of free high-resolution photos and videos created by Daniel himself. All photos and videos can be used for personal and commercial use. No attribution required.


StockSnap.io offers hundreds of high-resolution images that are free to use. All photos on StockSnap have been released under Creative Commons – CC0. This license allows you to download, copy, modify, and distribute the photos, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission.

And there you go. Do you have any other sites that you would like to recommend as well? Share it with us in the comments down below! Also, don’t forget to thank these awesome creators for providing us with free stuff!

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Alyza is a Multimedia Producer for YugaTech. You can follow her at @tadboring.

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