Flickr, the premier site for online photo-sharing and the hangout of many designers and
morguefile contains user-submitted stock photographs contributed by many artists.
Stockvault.net is another excellent photo-sharing site for designers and photographers.
The community boasts almost 14,000 members and over 3,000 photographers ensuring
that you’ll have more than plenty of high-quality stock photos to sift through.
CG Textures is an excellent texture site created by 3D artist Marcel Vijfwinkel. CG
Textures is structured to help you quickly find types of textures such as Grunge and
TextureKing is a fast-growing, high-resolution texture repository maintained by creative
agency, REH3design. There are currently over 300 stock textures – usually available at
1,600 x 1,200 pixels. TextureKing is currently working on giving users the ability to
submit their own textures to share.
Image After is a large collection of free photos and textures. The site provides images
and textures that are available for personal, as well as commercial, purposes.
PS Brushes.net shares beautiful and high-quality brush sets organized in a variety of
categories such as the Patterns category and the Drawings category. If you’d like to see
the full collection of brushes, check out the All Brushes category.
Vecteezy is a site that indexes free vector graphics by some of the top graphic designers
in the world. Vecteezy also allows users to submit vectors to be indexed.
FreeVectors.net is an online gallery that features free vector graphics by talented graphic
artists. The vectors showcased on FreeVectors.net are available for personal and commercial use.
dafont.com is a repository of public domain, freeware, shareware, and demo fonts from
some of the top font designers and foundries. With excellent organization and
searchability features, it’s a great resource to visit for free fonts.
UrbanFonts.com is another excellent resource for top-notch, high-quality free fonts. The
site currently indexes over 8,000 freeware fonts. You can find the most popular fonts by
going to the Top 100 Free Font Downloads page.
deviantART is the premier community for graphic artists. The downloadable graphic
design resources are from community members and you will find absolutely everything
in deviantArt, including vectors, brushes, textures, and much more.
Photoshop Essentials.com is where anyone can learn Photoshop! they offer tutorials you
won't find anywhere else, with easy to follow, step-by-step training on everything from
Photoshop Basics to photo editing and retouching, photo effects, text effects, and more,
and it's all written with beginners in mind. You'll be amazed at what you can do with
Photoshop in no time at all.