Use Stunning Stock Images, or at least – Expressive Ones

It is always best to use images in your posts – blog, social media and website – even your print work could use some imagery. It is not just the case that images, whether photo or vector, help to attract, they also add an explanatory power going beyond just an echoing of your message. They help to add emotion, a background or texture to all that is being said. It may be a moment of contrast or of extension of the message as a whole. The style of the image makes a point. There is also a point to the major colours involved. Colour has an emotional point to it, it relates in particular ways, adding feeling or the direction towards certain feelings. The style of the image places you and your argument as well as elements of the story in toto.Whether you want free stock images for your website, blog or social media posts, this guide will help you to find the best images to use.

Source: Free Stock Photos: The Complete Guide on How to Find and Use Stunning Stock Images

If you need help with all of this – we are here! A big part of what we offer are precisely images created or chosen to suit combined with the right taglines for you and your purposes.

Ask yourself these questions to begin with:

  • where do you place yourself in the market, what king of business are you?
  • who is it that you are hoping to reach?
  • what sort of image will they react best to?
  • what will spark their interest and keep them looking and reading?
  • what feelings do you want to generate?

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just a few images of those things you might find in water and around it, all nice little jpegs, don’t croak at the sight, or ribbit up

Source: waterlife and more | f4mmedia – Sellfy.com

photos featuring light, colour, the night and youthful imagination – from one of the collective –

Source: electric ingenue | f4mmedia – Sellfy.com

I have lived and worked on 2 continents, working in a variety of industries, from multi-nationals to small, local businesses. I have a world of experience and the creativity and imagination to back up the hard work and perseverance.I have 2 blogs writing on maketing, design and more.

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From your business outline and stated goals I will create illustrations to aid in branding, adding content – for you to use either generally online, in social media or elsewhere. 2 revisions are allowed.

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Design and video resources by f4mmedia

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Reflections involving water and water features, mainly taken in the north of England, typically Sheffield

Source: Water reflected Stock Video Footages | C-8005

flowing water involved in architectural and other features of a city, often Sheffield

Source: City flow Stock Video Footages | C-8003

Source: gt abstracts 2 by f4mmedia on DeviantArt

well why not eh?

Source: geometric nuts a by f4mmedia on DeviantArt

colourful abstract backgrounds using snakeskin

Source: snakeskin Stock Video Footages | C-7688

well coloured animated backgrounds featuring blurs and polygons combined

Source: blur and polygons Collection | C-7690

a series of animated backgrounds using basic shapes, a 3d effect, movement and colour

Source: basic shapes Stock Animations | C-7691

a basic animation collection useful for vj loops, overlays, added movement, combination effects

Source: hair glide Stock Animations | C-7824

f4mmedia available materials

f4mmedia’s DeviantArt gallery.

Beyond the blur « colours heard.

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f4mmedia (f4mmedia) – Sellfy.com.

coloured grunge bg 1 cover

coloured grunge backgrounds 1 | 33.5MB .RAR file – Sellfy.com.

coloured grunge bg 2 cover

coloured grunge backgrounds 2 | 29.9MB .RAR file – Sellfy.com.

polygon | 29.3MB .RAR file – Sellfy.com.

radials cover

radials | 3.4MB .RAR file – Sellfy.com.

electric ingenue cover

electric ingenue | 32.6MB .RAR file – Sellfy.com.

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f4mmedia Stock Footage | Royalty Free, Instantly Downloadable | MotionElements.

skin cover

snakeskin | 10.8MB .RAR file – Sellfy.com.

cover arty blurs

arty blurs | 10.7MB .RAR file – Sellfy.com.

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polygonal backs | 191.3MB .RAR file – Sellfy.com.

polygon cover

polygonal blur | 30.2MB .RAR file – Sellfy.com.

New materials from f4mmedia on Sellfy.com and beyond

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Having materials to hand for your projects, design or otherwise, can be more than a help, it can be a massive time saver and an inspiration. Here are some of our materials made available to you – share and it helps us to grow …

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coloured grunge backgrounds 1 | 33.5MB .RAR file – Sellfy.com.

coloured grunge backgrounds 2 | 29.9MB .RAR file – Sellfy.com.

polygon | 29.3MB .RAR file – Sellfy.com.

We hope to bring you a variety of materials – those in fashion and those not necessarily but still potentially of use. As we all know things change at times quite quickly in the fields of design and marketing. We all need time to prepare – having resources to hand is a boon. Take a look at sites like Death to stock photos for an approach that goes beyond the mainstream but is still effective.

Death to the Stock Photo –.

electric ingenue | 32.6MB .RAR file – Sellfy.com.

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coloured grunge bg 1 cover

polygon cover

electric ingenue cover

industrial past cover

 

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Stock images – skies, clouds, coloured sunsets

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Stock images are extremely useful for any project, business or otherwise. Skies, sunsets, clouds in formations or not all add a variety of possible elements of emotive content. Download away …

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Stock images and graphic resources

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f4mmedia on Dropr.

Silverback DJ – Free listening, videos, concerts, stats and pictures at Last.fm.

Futurhood Av | Mixcloud.

Digital marketing and the music industry: six key trends for 2014 | Econsultancy.

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Stock images, photos

Websites, publications, indeed any content created for any business or endeavour has added impact if you combine your message with graphic images. Suitable stock imagery plays a part in getting your message across.

The graphics you use, the stock images or photos you use all carry much more than just the image itself or themselves. They carry semantic content – indicating meaning even if just partial. They carry an emotive content as well – they indicate particular forms of mood and feeling. Each of us associates particular feelings, memories and more with distinct forms of images. Sunrise, sunset, damp days of spring or autumn, city traffic, a beach and shoreline – I am sure that each such brings certain feelings, memories to mind.

freerangestock.com | Free Stock Photos – Totally Free Commercial Photography and Textures.

Gratisography: Free, use as you please, high-resolution pictures..

Stock photos, royalty-free images, video & music clips – iStock.

Free Stock Images & Photos by StockFreeImages.com.

I am not the greatest of photographers but here are some images which may be of some use – download away folks – credit to f4mmedia where you can.

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The Leading Source Of Free Stock Photos – stock.xchng.

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Free stock photos – Rgbstock -Free stock images.

12 best places to get free images for your site | News | TechRadar.

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Morguefile.com free stock photos.

Sometimes there is a use to be made of images that have a slightly different sensibility, stand a little away from the norms of stock photography.

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