Royalty-free images are images that can be used without the need to pay royalties or licensing fees for each use. These images are typically licensed for multiple uses, allowing you to use them in various projects without incurring additional costs.

Here are some popular sources for royalty-free images:

Unsplash ( Unsplash offers a vast collection of high-quality, free-to-use images. They have a wide range of categories and themes to choose from.

Pixabay ( Pixabay provides a large collection of free images, illustrations, vectors, and videos. All content is released under the Creative Commons Zero (CC0) license, meaning you can use them for commercial purposes without attribution.

Pexels ( Pexels offers a curated collection of free stock photos and videos. You can browse through their extensive library and find images suitable for various projects.

Freepik ( Freepik provides a mix of free and premium content, including images, vectors, icons, and PSD files. While the free section offers many resources, some items may require attribution.

Burst by Shopify ( Burst offers a wide range of free high-resolution images, primarily focused on business, fashion, and lifestyle categories. These images are suitable for use in e-commerce, blogs, and social media. ( provides a vast collection of high-resolution images with a searchable database. The images on this platform are released under the CC0 license.

Reshot ( Reshot offers a collection of handpicked, unique, and free stock photos. The platform focuses on providing high-quality images that stand out from traditional stock photography.

Remember to review the licensing terms and conditions of each platform and image before using them, as some restrictions may apply depending on the specific usage requirements.