10 Free Photo Stocks To Decorate Your Website for Xmas

BY IN Freebies, 15.12.2015

Photography is a substantial part of web design, I think there’s no arguing about that. Unfortunately, it’s hard to find really good stock photos these days, especially free ones.

I love free resources and deals (obviously), so I’m in constant search of all freebies related to web design. Today I’m gonna share the most recent collection of mine – 10 free image stocks with high quality photos.

I selected these 10 because they are not your typical image stocks with crappy photos of men in suits and women with apple devices, there are really great high quality photos at these stocks. The other criterion was that there are really awesome Christmas photos for free at each of these websites below. It is the holiday season after all, so why not decorate your online projects with some Christmas cheer?

So, here they are 10 amazing free photo stocks with great Christmas photos:

The Stocks


It’s safe to say that this one is the ultimate choice when it comes to quality free pictures – this resource is an aggregator of free photos from various places. The pictures are divided into categories and subcategories. Navigation is quite easy, plus there’s always the search option.


This free stock service has photos on various themes and subjects. The most popular categories are business, summer, sunset etc.

Designers Pics


This is a curated collection of free photos in high resolution. There is a feed with all new additions and division by categories.



This website belongs to Hidden Depth studio, and all the free professional photos here are shot by them as well.


This is not a free stock per se but there is an awesome freebies collection here. These guys make it the point to feature only the most “real life” photos that look natural and not contrived at all.

ISO Republic

This gallery of free pictures is divided by categories. Among the most popular ones are Urban, Architecture, Nature, People etc.


Every two weeks these guys send out 10 new free photos in high resolution to their newsletter subscribers. And you can view all their freebies at the website itself, the home page features 20 of the latest additions.


This all free photo stock also has division by categories, there’s Abstract, City and Architecture, Fashion, Food etc.


This free stock has over 700 free quality photos, new ones being added regularly.