Stock Photography Resources

Many of my clients need to invest in stock photogrphy. Unless my clients can provide me with very good quality photography, I strongly recommend that they consider chosing stock photography. The quality of photos used for websites can greaty enhance the overall outcome for a clean, professional website. The costs vary with each vendor.

Here are a few stock photography vendors that I can recommend.

Artbitz (Stock Illustration and Design)
CorbisImages
DGUSA
GettyOne
Hemera
Matton
PhotoDisc

Sometimes you can find some good quality images by paying as little as a dollar for a picture. The following websites offer very low cost stock photography:

Big Stock Photo
DreamsTime
I Stock Photo
Fotolia
Stock Xpert

If you need to uses a lot of images, you can get a subscription at the following websites and download unlimited photos:

Ablestock
Comstock.com
Fotosearch Stock Photography
Jupiter Images
Photos.com
Shutterstock

I do not recommend Free stock photography. The following websites provide free stock photography:

DreamsTime
FreeImages.co.uk
FreePhotosBank
Stock.Xchng

Lastly, here is a link for public domain images that are legal to use.

Public Domain Images