Over the past few weeks you might have noticed we've been busy updating http://www.freeimages.co.uk with a new look and some improvements to our image search features. We have started displaying images from dreamstime in our sidebar: as well as 11 million commercial images dreamstime also have an extensive collection of 200,000 free stock photos.
As some of you may already know we have been donating our freeimageslive.co.uk advertising revenue to kiva microloans for the past couple of years.
This year we have been able to loan a further $125 in assistance to worthy causes.
We've added a further 500 free stock photos to our exclusive for site members collection; bringing the total to 1000 images, more than 1GB of free downloads.
You can access the images by in the members area
The gallery contains more than 250 backgrounds and textures including natural, grunge, patterns, water, urban; plus almost 750 stock images covering environmental issues, outdoors, transport and landmarks, light and colour, urban, technology and grunge subjects.
We've added a gallery of 500 free stock photos exclusively for our subscribers.
You can access the images via our members area.
The gallery contains almost 250 backgrounds and textures including natural, grunge, patterns, water, urban; plus more than 250 stock images covering environmental issues, outdoors, transport and landmarks.
Updated gallery of 58 new free wedding stock images covering concepts of marriage, romance and relationship.
With thoughts turning to the upcomming football world cup, heres a few football related images you might find useful:
Just in time for the romantic weekend we've added 38 new images to our free valentine images gallery
Here's a sample of just a few of them...
When we launched the community side of freeimages at freeimageslive.co.uk (where photographers and designers can share their work with images users and other designers), it was one of our unofficial goals to eventually be able to share advertising revenue across our contributor community – to say thank you for sharing your images.
Time to open the first door on the advent calendar!
Don't worry were NOT going to post a news story every day until Christmas! But, we recently added a guide on using freeimages to create personalised greetings cards. Read the full article here.