Free and Diverse Image Collection Guide
Unless otherwise noted, the images provided on the sites below have been licensed by the copyright owner to allow free re-use for educational purposes without attribution. With that said, giving credit to the photographer is always good practice.
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Popular, free image collections
- Unsplash - unsplash.com
- Burst - burst.shopify.com
- Pexels - pexels.com
- Gratisography - https://gratisography.com/
- Pixabay - https://pixabay.com/
- Creative Commons (CC) Search https://search.creativecommons.org
Image collections featuring diverse people
- Create HER Stock - https://createherstock.com/free-stock-photos
Positive images of black women.
- Tip: Click on Access on Pixieset for the best experience; however, this does require you to enter your email address.
- Nappy - www.nappy.co
High res photos of black and brown people.
- Women of Color in Tech - https://www.flickr.com/photos/wocintechchat
- RE-USE NOTE: Re-use requires attribution to #WOCinTech Chat or wocintechchat.com
- Broadly - broadlygenderphotos.vice.com
Images of transgender and non-binary conforming people.
- RE-USE NOTE: Re-using these images requires attribution to The Gender Spectrum Collection
- Representation Matters - https://representationmatters.me
A commercial-use only site with free and low-cost images focusing on a very wide range of inclusion and diversity.
- RE-USE NOTE: While most of their images are for purchase and commercial use only, they do offer a sign-up option to receive a mailing of 'free-to-use' inclusive stock photos every month. See Free Photos link at the top.