Best Royalty-Free Images Site?

Hi all,

As my istockphoto.com account has switched to a new credit pricing model, the small amount of images I need are getting very pricey. I could not buy any images for a month, then all of the sudden need about a hundred, then the next week I could need 5. So, it doesn't seem worth it to get a subscription which costs a lot because they assume you download the max.

I can obviously google for a list of sites but I am wondering what other community members have found success with for similar cases like mine.

Thanks in advance for your suggestions!

Jordyn

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Pamela Davison

Hi Jordyn!  I usually just use free creative commons photos, unless there's one really specific photo that I can't find, then I'll purchase it one-off.  Some of the sites that I've used for free creative commons pics are:

http://morguefile.com

https://www.flickr.com/creativecommons/

http://500px.com/creativecommons