Stock photos are a fabulous way to create attractive visual content. No need to spend hours trying to capture the perfect shot. Use free feminine stock photos to grab the attention of your target audience and create drool worthy blog graphics and social media feeds.
If your website and social media pages are feeling a bit blah it’s time to add some professional looking images. Stock photos are not only great for sprucing up your website, blog or social media pages they’re also the perfect addition for creating Pinterest images. If you haven’t already heard how Pinterest can grow your blog traffic and earn you money check out this article.
Stop feeling photo envy when you check out other’s Instagram feeds and websites. Instead, have them drooling over your feeds.
Today, I’m sharing my favorite free feminine stock photos as well as some very affordable options.
Get excited because your brand is about to get a major facelift with these feminine stock photos.
Free Feminine Stock Photos
Over 550 free stock photos. All you have to do is sign up to their mailing list. Plus, you’ll get weekly tips and new images every month. The stock photos by Ivory Mix have a commercial use and are royalty free. Meaning, you can use them on your blog, website, social media and more without having to worry about legalities.
Get 20 free stock photos when you sign up for the mailing list. You’ll also get new freebies emailed to you every month. If you like what you get check out the full SC Stockshop Shop. They just recently changed their pricing model. All photos (with the exception of bundles) in the shop are now just $19. These types of photos on other sites would cost more than double that price. With so many different ways to use just one image you’ll get a lot of bang for your $19.
If bright floral patterns fit with your branding you’ll want to check out Creative Convex. When you sign up they’ll send you 20 high resolution photos for free. Use them for landing pages, Pinterest images, social media and lots more. Creative Convex also offers a free 7 day course that will teach you how to create eye catching photos for your Instagram account. No need to purchase an expensive camera, learn how to take stunning photos with your iPhone.
100’s of free feminine stock photos. Perfect for creatives, beauty, fashion and lifestyle biz owners and bloggers. Choose a photo you like and instantly download it. Or, sign up for their newsletter to get images delivered directly to your inbox each month.
Her Creative Studio
By signing up for Her Creative Studio mailing list you’ll receive free stock photos in your inbox each month. Her Creative Studio has also taken on a standard pricing model of just $17/image. Many of the images are simple yet beautifully laid out. If you’re looking for images that don’t have a ton of color, this is the place for you.
Affordable Stock Images
If you don’t already have a free Creative Market account sign up today! You’ll receive 6 free products every week plus 10% off your first purchase. Freebies include fonts, photos, backgrounds, icons and more. You’ll also get notifications of major sales; up to 90% off.
Here’s are a few of my favorite affordable Creative Market sellers:
Springs and Co.
Lots of love for Springs & Co. Simplistic and elegant styled stock photos for entrepreneurs, creative professionals, web designers and bloggers. Bundles are affordable, beautiful and high quality. You’ll be able to style your entire website and social media accounts with a single bundle. Lots of colors and styles to choose from. For even more exposure on social media tag Springs & Co. when you use their images for a chance to have your photo featured.
White Hart Design Co.
Perfect for creatives and foodies. These naturally styled stock photos and mock ups will create a pretty, soft and minimal style for your brand. The mockups are fantastic for adding your own text and images to promote your services/products. Add an inspirational quote and post to social media to increase your reach and engage your followers.
Citrus and Cinnamon
Bundles for under $10 that include 4 full size styled stock photos. Lots of whitespace to add your own text which is perfect for Pinterest graphics. All photos are delivered as JPG files, meaning you don’t need fancy software like InDesign to edit and use these photos. You can also request a custom mockup specifically for your brand.
Create a cohesive look for your brand with these stock photos and mockups. Keep an eye out for sales, I’ve purchased some of Twigy Posts’ images for as little as $3. No need to spend hours trying to create the perfect mockup or capture the perfect shot for your brand. Twigy Posts’ has a large variety of layouts and colors to choose from, perfect for every niche.
Give your brand a facelift with Kate Max’s beautifully style stocked photography. You’ll find every color, niche and style with over 1000 images to choose from. The quality is worth every penny. You can purchase directly from Kate’s website through her membership program. If you’re not ready to make a long term commitment check out her photos on Creative Market. Purchase the bundles or individual images that suit your brand. Lots of options for foodies, beauty, fashion, lifestyle and business.
Have Fun Designing
So there you have it. No need to invest in fancy photo editing and design software. Create a free Canva account download some stock photos and start designing beautiful graphics for your brand.
Need to learn how to use Canva? Check out Got a Crush on Canva by Lady Boss Studio. This course walks you through step-by-step how to create the perfect graphics for your business.
Lady Boss Studio also offers some amazing Canva templates to take the guesswork out of designing. You can check out all the goods here. I personally purchased the Blush Opt-In Freebie Template for Canva and have created so many different opt-ins for clients. One template, unlimited design possibilities.
Make sure to always read and understand the Terms and Conditions for each photo. At the time of this post these photos do not require attribution and you can edit each image as you see fit.