Public Domain Images
Free For Any Use Photographs Free For Any Use Photographs - Carbuncle's Blog is placing photographs of London in the public domain that are free for any use including commercial.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: Good source of public domain photographs and images of London, without restrictions.
Images in the Public Domain Images in the Public Domain - The U.S. Copyright Office's circular entitled Copyright Basics and particularly the section on How long copyright protection endures, explain why these images came to belong to the public. In a nutshell, works published prior to 1978 were protected for a maximum of 75 years. See "sources", below for more information on these particular images. Sources: The images in the directories referenced at the Images in the Public Domain page are from scans by (Jessica Reardon at Williams College and dpd, with some logistic help by Fran Hutchinson) of images from Webster's New International Dictionary of the English Language, 1911, G & C Merriam Co. Springfield, MA. Categories of Images in the Public Domain include: Machines, Insects, Mammals, Mollusks, Reptiles, Agriculture and Maxim's flying machine.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: This is a good public domain resource for free images that have absolutely no copyright protection and so can be used for any commercial or non-commercial use.
Public Domain Images, A Cornish Sourcebook Public Domain Images, A Cornish Sourcebook - The photos are free to download, distribute and publish, either electronically or in print, and the photographer and copyright holder, Chris Bond states that he has waived copyright on these particular photos. High quality, good definition images here, well worth a visit.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: A fantastic free to use for any purpose public domain resource. Chris Bond has many historical photos including Cornish standing stones and Stonehenge pictures, and has released them into the public domain.
Karens Whimsy Public Domain Images Karens Whimsy Public Domain Images - A fantastic collection of Ancient Roman scans and images, all in the public domain. The Karen's Whimsy website has literally hundreds of scans of beautiful images from the publishers collection of old books, magazines, and postcards. They are all from material printed prior to 1923 and are in the public domain.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: A very good public domain image resource if you need any image or map relating to Ancient Rome.
Images in the Public Domain in the USA Images in the Public Domain in the USA - Literally thousands of public domain images listed at Wikipedia with thumbnails for easy viewing.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: Wikipedia is a fantastic free resource. License implications are clearly explained for every image nd you will literally have thousands of public domain or copyright expired images to choose from here.
Public Domain Images You Can Use Public Domain Images You Can Use - Here are collected web sites that contain photos, graphics, art images, maps, drawings, clipart, etc. in the public domain.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: This is a list of public domain image resources with links and descriptions.
Public Domain Images Public Domain Images - User uploaded public domain photographs and image files.
Liam's Pictures from Old Books Liam's Pictures from Old Books - A collection of old photographs scanned from out-of-copyright old books. Remains of Ruined Castles, Deserted Abbeys, Old Manor Houses, mansions and stately homes; also engravings, woodcuts and pictures of Old England and Wales; also many other subjects, including pictures of old books, scanned, prepared and published by Liam Quin..
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: The main index page for Liam's Pictures from Old Books site, has a list of all the books that have been scanned so far and the number of images online from each old book. The images are truly public domain and can be used for any purpose without restriction (check site for details).
Yellowstone Digital File Image Archives Yellowstone Digital File Image Archives - Yellowstone Digital Slide File Home Page frequently gets requests from the media for graphics that can be used in conjunction with articles and reports on Yellowstone. To help simplify the procedure for acquiring those graphics, this page has been created to provide publication-quality images for use by the media and the general public. There are currently about 9,000 images in this collection. Additional images will be posted here as they are scanned. Categories include:
Arthropods, Graphics, Plants,
Birds, History Research & Resource Mngt.,
Stars, Clouds, Rainbows, etc.,
Environmental Concerns, Miscellaneous, Special Events,
Fire, National Park Areas, Thermal Features,
Fish, Reptiles, & Amphibians, Park Staff, Visitor Activities - Misc.,
Gateway Communities, Park Structures, Visitor Activities - Winter,
Geology, Photo Points, Water-Rivers, Lakes, Ice, Snow, etc..
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: This is a fantastic public domain resource for free images and high quality nature and animal photographs.
Free Images Free Images.Co.UK describes itself as: "Not just another clipart graphic site!.... more than 2500 original stock photos all for FREE!" Galleries include Technology and Transport, The Home, Backdrop Photos, Building and Travel, Objects, Space Planets and Stars, Light, Sports and Games, Nature Images, Workplace, Festive, Seasonal, Celebration, Food and Cooking and Medical. There is also an ideas and tips page as well as free wallpapers and desktop graphics.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: Free Images offers genuinely FREE stock photos with immediate free access. Top three galleries are listed on the index page so there is something new each time you visit. A top-notch free images resource.
JSC Digital Image Collection JSC Digital Image Collection - The JSC Digital Image Collection offers more than 9000 NASA press release photos that span the American manned space program, from the Mercury program to the STS-79 Shuttle mission. The site includes both a full text search and a simple browse tool to help you find the photos and images you are looking for.
Free Musical Notes and Symbols Free Musical Notes and Symbols - Page with a quantity of Free Musical Notes Images and Free Musical Symbols Images for immediate download.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: This page is a useful free resource if the only thing you are looking for is Free Musical Notes and Symbols images.
U.S. Government Graphics and Photos U.S. Government Graphics and Photos - Most of the images, photographs and graphics that are listed on the USA Government Graphics and Photos site are available for use in the public domain; i.e. they may be used and reproduced without permission or fee.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: U.S. Government Graphics and Photos is an excellent free images and free photogfraphs resource. Download free graphics to your hearts content.
Public Domain Images at Gimp-Savvy Public Domain Images at Gimp-Savvy - A Community-Indexed Public Domain Photo and Image Archive. The photo archive at Gimp-Savvy.com has more than 27,000 free public domain photos and images, consisting of over 2.5 Gbytes of data.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: The Public Domain Images at Gimp-Savvy are generally provided free of restrictions. This is a huge archive of free photographs and images and a good place to start a search for that hard to find photo.
PD PHOTO Free Public Domain Photo Database PD PHOTO Free Public Domain Photo Database - The Free Public Domain Photo Database at PD Photo has literally thousands of royalty free pictures available for immediate download and use. There are no restictions on use and commercial use is included though there are warnings and caveats on the site. i.e although photos are in the public domain, model releases are not provided with the photos.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: PDPhoto.org is a repository for free public domain photos. It is one of the very few resources on the Internet for free images and free photos that does not impose any restrictions on use, including using the public domain images for commercial use - recommended public domain photo site.
Classroom Clipart Classroom Clipart has free photograph quality clipart. Categories include: Animals, Architecture, Clipart, Color, Computers, Countries, Culture and Communities, Dinosaurs, Entertainment, Fonts, Foods, Geography, Habitats, History, Illustrations, Industry, Leisure and Recreation, Maps, Music, Nature and Environment, New, People, Plants, Scenery, Science, Screensavers, Sounds, Space, Sports, Textures and Backgrounds, Things, Transportation, Travel, Videos, Wallpaper, Weather.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: Online archive of free high quality clipart images.
Wikipedia:Public domain image resources Wikipedia:Public domain image resources - This page lists public domain images and photographs that are available for use without restrictions. Lots of categories of free photograhs and images here.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: A very good and comprehensive listing of free public domain images and photographs.
Free Public Domain Images Free Public Domain Images - PD Images has several pages of Free Public Domain Images and Public Domain Photographs.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: The Free Public Domain Images and Free Photographs at PDImages are a useful free resource. They are free to copy, download and use. Start at this page - there are several other pages of free images and free photographs.
Stock.XCHNG Free Stock Photo Site Stock.XCHNG Free Stock Photo Site - Browse through the categories of the gallery containing over 50,000 quality stock photos by more than 2.500 users. Whether you need a wallpaper for your desktop or a pic for your commercial website design Stock.XCHNG Free Stock Photo Site has the free images you need.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: This is a great free stock photos and images site. The search function works really well and returns multiple results.
Go Graph Go Graph is a big free graphics resource. There is a good free photos and images section. Categories include:Animals, Bulidings, landscapes, Nature, Transportation. The Go Graph site also has free animated gifs, free clipart, free wallpapers, free icons, free banners and more.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: Go Graph is a huge free graphics archive. I particularly liked the free photos and free images section but all the free graphics here are high quality and worth checking out.
NetMuslims Islamic Art Gallery NetMuslims Islamic Art Gallery - Multiple alsbums of photographs and images with an Islamic Theme. Categories of Islamic images include: Masajid (Mosques), Islamic Art, Random Pictures and Latest Additions.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: A free Islamic Images Resource, I could not find copyright information for these Islamic Images, so check before use.
morgueFile Public Image Reference Archive morgueFile Public Image Reference Archive - The morgue file contains free high resolution digital stock photography for either corporate or public use. The Morgue File provides free image reference material for use in all creative pursuits.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: Excellent free and public domain photo and image resource. No registration is required and the range of free stock photographs is rapidly growing.
Free Christian Wallpapers Free Christian Wallpapers has fantastic free photographs for use as wallpaper on your desktop. Free categories include: Animal Wallpapers, Lake Scenery, Ocean Scenery, Mountain Scenery.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: Each free Christian Photograph has an inspirational Bible verse, and a choice of resolutions for your desktop.
Image After Image After has free non-polished images and textures which are free for commercial and personal use. When I last checked there were over 5000 free images and free photos.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: Image After is a good site offering free images and free photos for use in your web site and art work.
Nutrocker Free Photos and Images - Nutrocker Free Photos and Images - All the public domain photographs and images are free to use on your web page or web site. Many of the free photographs have been submitted to the site, and there are some supplied by the webmaster.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: Nutrocker is a well designed and easily navigated free images and photos resource. There are lots of user submitted public domain photographs here on this free graphics site.
Image After Free Images and Textures Image After Free Images and Textures - Free Non polished textures and images. At least 10 free images added daily.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: A great free images resource. The free graphicxs at ImageAfter are free for non-commercial use.
Moms Break Free Public Domain Images and Photographs Moms Break Free Public Domain Images and Photographs - The free pictures on the Moms Break free graphics site were taken by Moms Break and placed in the public domain. From the site: "What does the term "Public Domain" mean? Free & For Sale - True Public Domain Free Pictures, Copyright Free Pictures, Permission Free Pictures, and No Strings Attached Pictures that can be used without worry of copyright infringement."
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: Moms Break Free Public Domain Images and Photographs is a great free photographs resource where you will find genuine public domain graphics.
The Mary Magdalene Gallery The Mary Magdalene Gallery has images gathered from around the Net. All the graphics, photos and images are linked to the site from which they came, and all rights are reserved by the artists and the owners of the art displayed here.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: The Mary Magdelene Gallery is an interesting Christian Graphics site that serves as a hub for Mary Magdelene Photos and Images.
Royalty Free Art Free Photos, Free Images and Free Wallpapers Royalty Free Art Free Photos, Free Images and Free Wallpapers also has free backgrounds, free buttons and free fine art.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: The high quality free photos, free images, free wallpapers and free buttons are free for immediate download from this great free graphics site.
The Pet Professor Free Photos The Pet Professor Free Photos - Free pictures of dogs, cats and other subjects. Lots of free photos here. Categories include: Animal Pictures, goats, pigs, horses, birds. Plant Pictures, flowers, leaves, trees and cacti. Landscape Pictures, moantains, lakes, sunsets, cities, towns. Food, fruit and vegetables.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: The Pet Professor has a great collection of free images and photographs. There are also free screensavers for download from this site.
Free Photographic Images and Wallpapers Free Photographic Images and Wallpapers has some stunning photographic images suitable as wallpaper and which are also available as posters.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: Gorgeous high quality images for wallpaper at this site.
Free Astronaut Photography of Earth Free Astronaut Photography of Earth - The Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth hosts the best and most complete online collection of astronaut photographs of the Earth from 1961 through the present. Free Image Collections include: Cities Collection, Mission Highlights, Earth From Space.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: A fascinating and well-organised free photography resource. Can you find where you live viewed from space?
27 Stars Free Web Graphics 27 Stars Free Web Graphics has Free Photos, Free Clip Art and Free Web Templates, all available for immediate download.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: 27 Stars Free Web Graphics offers useful free tools for webmasters. The original collection of photos in the free photo gallery is particularly useful.
Free Islamic Fonts, Pictures and Screen Savers from Jannah Free Islamic Fonts, Pictures and Screen Savers from Jannah - This page at Jannah has lots of free Islamic Screen Savers, Islamic Fonts and Islamic Pictures..
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: Worth checking out if you are looking for free Islamic Graphics Resources.
freemediagoo.com freemediagoo.com offers royalty free images for download. Categories include: Wildlife, Beach, Aviation, Buildings, Finance, Sports, Foods, Others, Nature, Digital_Factory. Here's a snip from the mediagoo copyright notice: "This content is available for both commercial and private use free of charge. All content contained within FreeMediaGoo.com may not be used for propaganda, pornographic or suggestive materials."
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: So yes, it really is FREE! As well as free images they have free audio, free textures and free flash files. Worth checking out.
freefoto.com FreeFoto.com is the largest collection of free photographs for private non-commercial use on the Internet. The photographs are free to private non-commercial users.
FreeFoto.com contains over 50,000 images with new pictures being added every week.
eNub the Free Graphics Hub Comment: FreeFoto is a comprehensive and easy to navigate site and contains over 50,000 free images and free photos with regular weekly updates.
Public Domain Pictures http://www.princetonol.com/groups/iad/links/clipart.html
Internet Public Domain Index http://www.bin.org/pd/
America From the Great Depression to World War II: FSA/OWI 1935-1945 http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/fsowhome.html
American Memory Collection: Library of Congress (click on "Photos and Prints" and check the "Copyright and Restrictions" section for each collection) http://rs6.loc.gov/ammem/mdbquery.html
American Memory Maps Collection http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/gmdhtml/gmdhome.html
Art Images for College Teaching http://www.mcad.edu/AICT/index.html
Daguerreotype Portraits and Views 1839-1864 http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/daghtml/daghome.html
Department of Agriculture Image Gallery http://www.ars.usda.gov/is/graphics/photos/index.html
Department of the Interior Photo Resources Library http://www.doi.gov/oirm/photolib/
*Graphic Maps.com http://www.graphicmaps.com/clipart.htm
Great Images in NASA (GRIN) http://grin.hq.nasa.gov/
Images of American Political History http://teachpol.tcnj.edu/amer_pol_hist/
Internet Moving Images Archive (read Conditions of Use) http://www.archive.org/movies/
Metropolitan Museum of Art http://www.metmuseum.org/home.asp
(Please read copyright info onhttp://www.metmuseum.org/copyright.htm)
NARA's (National Archives and Records Administration) NAIL Search http://www.nara.gov/cgi-bin/starfinder/0?path=images.txt&id=demo&pass=&OK=OK
NASA Image Exchange http://nix.nasa.gov/
NASA Multimedia Gallery http://www.nasa.gov/gallery/index.html
NASA Photo Archive http://www.nasa.gov/gallery/photo/index.html
NASA's Planetary Photojournal http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/
National Library of Medicine: Images from the History of Medicine http://wwwihm.nlm.nih.gov/
Picture Collection Online (New York Public Library) http://digital.nypl.org/mmpco/
NOAA Photo Library (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) http://www.photolib.noaa.gov/
Public Health Image Gallery http://phil.cdc.gov/Phil/default.asp
*Pics4Learning (A great collection of donated photos!) http://pics4learning.com/
Picturing the Century: 100 Years of Photography http://www.nara.gov/exhall/picturing_the_century/home.html
Science Images (Earth Zone) http://www.ase.org.uk/cgi-bin/imageFolio/imageFolio.cgi?direct=Earth_Zone
Selected Civil War Photographs http://rs6.loc.gov/ammem/cwphome.html
US Air Force Link: Photos and Art http://www.af.mil/photos/
US Fish and Wildlife Services Images http://pictures.fws.gov/
US Geological Service Photographic Library http://www.usgs.gov/fact-sheets/photographic-library/photographic-library.html
US Navy Images http://www.history.navy.mil/branches/org11-2.htm
USDA Historical Photos http://www.usda.gov/oc/photo/histfeat.htm
Action Links Clip Art http://www.action-links.com/clip/misc/index.htm
Animation Factory http://www.animfactory.com/dailygif/today.html
Barry's ClipArt Server http://www.barrysclipart.com/
ClipArt Connection http://www.clipartconnection.com/
*Cool Archive (Mrs. V's favorite!) http://coolarchive.com
Cool Finder: Free Graphics http://www.coolfinder.com/free/graphics.htm
Cool Text http://cooltext.com
*Discovery School Clip Art Gallery (great for teachers!) http://school.discovery.com/clipart/
Free Science Clip Art http://users.ids.net/~jkinnie/clip/cliparch.htm
Pixel Place.com http://www.pixelplace.com/
Science-Related Clip Art http://www.clipartguide.com/clipart_science.shtml
*Web Clip Art (About.com) http://webclipart.miningco.com/internet/webclipart/