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The Only stock resources library you will ever need.

If you have ever searched the mystic lands of the internet for quality stock photos, videos or music, you have come to the right place. This excerpt from Dev Resources lists the quality websites for stock resources. If I have missed out on any websites, comment down below and they will be added.

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Stock Photos

Websites that offer free stock photos of all kinds for your websites and apps

Website                            Description
Pexels Free stock photos shared by talented creators
Unsplash The internet’s source of freely usable images
Pixabay Over 1.7 million+ high-quality stock images and videos
Magdeleine Gallery & free high-resolution photo everyday
Picspree Royalty free images, stock photos, illustrations, and vectors
Burst Free stock photos collections
Gratisography Free collection of free high-resolution pictures
Life of Pix Free high-resolution photography
Stock Snap Hundreds of high quality photos added weekly
Morguefile Over 350,000 free stock photos for commercial use
Kaboom Pics Stock photography and color palettes. Good for product images
New Old Stock Stock vintage photos
Pic Jumbo Good collections of different types of photos
Public Domain Pictures Public domain images of all types
Find A Photo Searches multiple stock photo websites
Stockvault Categorized stock photos
Placeholder A free image placeholder service for the web. You can specify image size and format
Realistic Shots Free high-resolution stock photos
Negative Space High-Resolution Free Stock Photos
SkitterPhoto Free high-resolution photography
PicoGraphy Gorgeous, High-Resolution, Free Photos
Wunder Stock Stunningly amazing free photos
PxHere Free Images & Free stock photos - PxHere
Piqsels Royalty Free Stock Photos
FoodiesFeed Food photo stock
Nappy A website offering Beautiful, high-res photos of black and brown people.
Generated Photos Unique AI Generated model photos
Reshot Uniquely free photos. Handpicked, non-stocky images.
Free Images Find and download free stock photos - all free for personal and commercial use
Lorem Picsum An easy to use API to get beautiful placeholder images. Size and other parameters can be specified.
scienceimage An image library specializing in science and nature images
Integration & Application Network Image Library Free images to provide scientists, resource managers, government agencies, community groups and graphics professionals with a resource for enhancing science communication.
Saxifraga Free nature images
Creative Commons Search for free images to reuse.
AllTheFreeStock a curated list of free stock images, audio and videos.

Stock Videos

I've listed the top ten websites to get great stock video from in this tweet of mine. Do check it out and drop me a follow if you like it.

Stock Music & Sound Effects

Websites that offer free stock music and/or sound effects

Website                            Description
Free Stock Music Royalty free stock music for YouTube videos, podcasts, etc
Bensound Download Royalty Free Music for free and use it in your project
Mixkit Free music for your projects
Freesound Free stock music and sounds
Free Music Archive Collaborative database of creative-commons licensed sound for musicians and sound lovers
Musopen An online copyright free classical music library
Unminus Free Premium Music for Your Projects 🎁 Royalty Free. Cleared for YouTube.

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