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Free images

Animal photos - large collection of animal photos, many of birds                                      

Clkr - crowd-sourced clipart, can make and share designs online

Creativity103 - abstract backgrounds, textures and design ideas

Flickr - photographs of various subjects which you can filter by Creative Commons licenses

Getty Images: Embed - enormous collection of news related photographs, free to embed

The Getty: Open Content Program - thousands of works of art from The Getty Museum

Gratisography - random, artistic photographs

HubbleSite - explore the universe with images from Hubble's eye

The Metropolitan Museum of Art - a vast archive of 400,000 images from this New York museum

NASA  - NASA image galleries

PhotoEverywhere - geography, cities, landmarks

Pixabay - a vast library of public domain images

RIJKS Museum -  images of public domain artwork from this museum in Amsterdam

Visible Earth - earth photographs from outer space









Free music

Musopen - royalty free music

PublicDomain4U - great historical music recordings free to play and share legally

YouTube Audio Library - music you can download to use in projects online and offline

Flashkit - offers more than 7,000 royalty-free music loops 

Free-Loops - offers more than 7,000 musicians' loops, including many drum beats and various instruments


Free sound

The best things in life are free

(Source: Howard Poon)

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