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Updated 6-30-16

Holiday Imagesart

  1. Animated Christmas banners
  2. Christmas photos and Christmas images
  3. Christmas Pictures 
  4. Free blog header – Christmas Holly
  5. Free Christmas header art
  6. Free Christmas PowerPoint Backgrounds
  7. Free Christmas Vector Graphics
  8. Free Christmas wallpapers
  9. Free Christmas-related clipart images
  10. Public Domain Christmas Pictures

Kid-safe image websites

  1. National Gallery of Art–for kids
  2. PhotosForClass
  3. Pictures for Learning
  4. Smithsonian Wild–200,000 animal pictures!

Image Editing

  1. ASCII art picture generator–instant
  2. ASCII Art Text Generator
  3. Fotojet–lots of fun options for formatting photos
  4. Fotor
  5. GIMP
  6. Lunapic–filters, animations, quick editing and more
  7. Paint.NET–download, popular, for PCs with Windows, free
  8. PhoXo–mini Photoshop (their words); downloaded software, free
  9. PicMonkey–online photo editing
  10. Pixlr–fee and free; web-based or app; a bit like Photoshop
  11. Sumopaint

Photoshop Help

  1. 12 Photoshop Tutorials for Beginners
  2. Beginners Guide to Photoshop
  3. Change your car color
  4. Drop shadow
  5. How-tos in Photoshop, GIMP
  6. Photoshop for Beginners
  7. Photoshop Tips for Beginners
  8. Photoshop Tool Basics
  9. Photoshop tutorials
  10. Photoshop tutorials–beginners

Public-domain pictures

  1. Creative Commons
  2. Free Images
  3. Free Photo
  4. Getty Images--NOT public domain, but offered free to users under certain circumstances
  5. Google Images—reverse image search
  6. Graphics—animated GIFs
  7. Open Clip Art
  8. Pixabay

Using Images

  1. Adobe Spark Video–digital stories that blend images and audio into a video
  2. ChatterPix–make pictures talk–an app
  3. Fotobabble–make photos talk; add slideshows
  4. Image Edited? Check here
  5. Image edit exposure tool
  6. PhraseIt–add speech bubbles to pictures; no log-in required

Lesson Plan: Copyright Do’s and Don’ts

2 Responses to Images

  1. Yinan Chen

    Hi, very informative article.
    Please also check out for thousands of unique public domain photos, all high-resolution and free to use for any purpose.We specialize in photos by location as we document cities, national parks, state parks, national landmarks, and more. We update with 20+ photos each week. Appreciate it if you could add us to your list of sites.

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