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These images are all from the Flickr Creative Commons Attribution collection. The "Insights" were inspired by the work of Jill Bolte Taylor in her book --
My Stroke of Genius
. For particulars on each image, please check out my photostream. This is a work in progress!!
Making work visually appealing requires lots of public domain and creative commons online resources.
"The Artbeats library encompasses an extensive array of royalty-free NTSC, PAL, Hi-Definition & RED Hi-Res clips.Search, preview and download today"
This is a super search tool for Flickr images. Get the students to set the search parameters. Click the image to get to the Flickr page of the artists.Please ask students to respect the rights of content creators, learn what the CC licenses mean, and search all sources.
The only thing I don't like here is the last line under the Safe Search guidelines above.
They've made it really easy to Google Creative Commons licensed media in
Google (full web search)
Yahoo (full web search)
Specify how you'll use it by ticking the correct boxes (for commercial purposes OR to modify, adapt , or rebuild) -- select neither, one, or both
Over 50 graphics generators using photos and webams
A beautiful, animated Flickr search tool, but students will have to learn to read the copyright information posted by the artist because this searches all of Flickr, not just the CC licensed images
Flickr image search (not just CC)
Sept.09 from Vince Hill
These free movies and cartoons are available in the public domain, so they can be freely downloaded, traded, transferred to digital devices and edited without a fee or copyright problem."
for streaming or downloadin9
Ruston Hurley's wiki page on places to find Copyright-friendly Images on the web.
Capture your computer screen and audio; instantly share your recording online
free screen capture tool
Welcome to the Archive's Moving Images library of free movies, films, and videos. This library contains thousands of digital movies uploaded by Archive users which range from classic full-length films, to daily alternative news broadcasts, to cartoons and concerts. Many of these videos are available for free download. Check our FAQ for
Part of a much larger website which also includes live music, audio and texts --->
*NASA History of Space Flight Motion Pictures
*United Newsreel Motion Pictures (1942-45)
*Department of the Interior Motion Pictures
"Home to millions of audio & video episodes from thousands of podcasts and media sites across the web, Odeo.com is part search engine, part media directory, and part social network. Users can search & explore media channels covering just about any topic or area of interest – from automotive to technology, comedy to cooking, education to entertainment. With Odeo, it’s easy to subscribe to channels and be alerted when new episodes are published, save favorites & create playlists to share with friends"
video & audio
a good source of b-movie fare to stream or download
They are committed to curating the best free online educational videos from across the internet -- accurate, safe, appropriate
' page is worth a read.
video & games
"Pics4Learning is a copyright-friendly image library for teachers and students. The Pics4Learning collection consists of thousands of images that have been donated by students, teachers, and amateur photographers. Unlike many Internet sites, permission has been granted for teachers and students to use all of the images donated to the Pics4Learning collection."
Park your images here if you want embed code to display them in blog, wiki, or website
FREE photo editing for android or iPhone (see
comedy footage in the public domain
also has a
"SXC is a friendly community of photography addicts who generously offer their works to those who need them free of charge.Browse through the categories of our huge gallery containing over 350.000 quality stock photos by more than 30.000 photographer"
"Wikimedia Commons is a
media file repository
making available public domain and freely-licensed educational media content (images, sound and video clips) to all. Unlike traditional media repositories, Wikimedia Commons is
. Everyone is allowed to copy, use and modify any files here freely as long as the source and the authors are credited and as long as users release their copies/improvements under the same freedom to others. To fulfill the free license requirements, please read our
guide. You can also
request a picture
images and other media files
"WPClipart is a collection of high-quality public domain images specifically tailored for use in word processors and optimized for printing on home/small office inkjet printers. There are thousands of color graphic clips as well as illustrations, photographs and black and white line art."
image & clipart search
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