Stock photos are a thermometer for culture and representation–or lack thereof. The types of people usually featured in stock images are often white and gender normative: people who are considered “normal” enough to represent a broad range of experiences by the companies that commission them. Source: Powerful Portraits Make StockRead More →

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Photography and illustration are integral part of making your blog or website look the best it can. Finding free, high-quality images that you have permission to use can be a challenge. However, photographers and artists are increasingly making their work available free for others to use. Source: 20 Sites ForRead More →

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I have been using Adobe Stock for the last year. I was attracted because of the comprehensive integration with Adobe Creative Cloud. As a Creative Cloud subscriber, I can use Adobe Stock mainly with Adobe Muse.Read More →

In a sense, photographs and illustrations often serve as ambassadors to your brand. In any design project, high-quality images are a necessity to help get your message across. That’s why having a trusted source for images is so important. Source: Depositphotos Offers Compelling, Affordable Stock Photography for Your Design ProjectsRead More →

When I am designing a website if the client has not provided me with images, I will use creative commons or open source images to display in the website mock-up.  Google images are one of the easiest methods to locate images that you will be able to use in aRead More →