As a designer, we recognize the problem of not having a paid image bank account, and although this would be ideal for our business, sometimes it is simply impossible, so we use resources free of charge. Today we inform you that you can download and use millions of free photos with CC Search, a new tool that made the organization of Creative Commons.
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This project emerged two years ago, but it remained in beta (testing) phase and recently released its official version. It consists of a search engine for indexed images that are under this type of license (CC) and that you can use under the same guidelines, it has 19 collections that it takes from sites such as Behance, DeviantArt Flickr, Thningiverse, 500px, the New York Public Library or the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York; altogether more gather 300 million images.
CC Search It works like a search engine similar to Pixabay, it includes some filters such as the use for the image, by the type of license and by the collection of images, once you select the photograph it opens in another screen and a menu is displayed so that you can decide how share and attribute the image.
Let us remember that Creative Commons is a copyright system, to make some intellectual work public domain, there are six types of license that derive from the conditions, which are: “ShareAlike (sa) “,”Non-commercial (nc) “,”NoDerivatives (na) “ Y “Attribution (by) ”.