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5 Free or Inexpensive Places to Find Photos for Your Small Business

Published on Jan 19, 2011

Summary

Learn about these 5 Free or Inexpensive Places to Find Photos for Your Small Business at 'Time to Start Up,' the small business blog by BizFilings.
Small business photo Whether you're looking to use visual images to brighten your blog, marketing materials or website, here are five free or inexpensive places to find these photos - courtesy of Small Business Trends.
  1. iStockphoto. Most of the lovely photos you see here complementing our blog posts come from www.istockphoto.com. You are free to buy a subscription or pay as you go. As a bonus, there is a free photo of the week as well.
  2. Free Digital Photos. If you publish a credit for the person who supplied the image, you are free to use photos from www.freedigitalphotos.net. You can find the instructions for publishing credits to the right of the image. If you do not want to publish a credit, you must purchase a license, which starts at $5 per image.
  3. Photogen. A nice site loaded with free, quality stock photos. Check it out at www.photogen.com.
  4. 123RF. The site, www.123rf.com, contains a healthy collection of 8,476,759 royalty-free stock photos. You can purchase credits to fit your image needs or participate in a subscription fee payment plan.
  5. Free Range Stock. Any relation to free-range chickens? Nope, it's actually a site supported by ad revenue. Images on the site are free. Check it out here: http://www.freerangestock.com/.
For 45 more resources, check out TJ McCue's list. What about you? What sites house your favorite photos?