Free background images – A gift from me to you

As I may have said before, I’m the world’s best procrastinator – yes indeed. In fact if there was an Olympic medal for it, I’d be bringing gold home for GB. When I have to do things that bore me, like editing, then I stop and play with design software to reignite my creative flame.

So I’ve got loads of different backgrounds images  just sitting idly, lazing away on my laptop. In a stroke of master procrastination, to avoid more of the aforementioned editing, I thought why not share them with my blog visitors and followers. So here is a gift from Hazel of Novel Experience, master procrastinator extraordinaire to you….

Free background images – chalkboard theme.

I created these in a combination of Pixlr Editor and Picmonkey and they are totally free for you to use as you see fit – for blog images, social media visuals, or any other design you want to create. Each image is 849 x 849 pixels.

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5 sitios para descargar imagenes #gratis

5 sitios web donde podremos descargar imagenes gratis para nuestros proyectos impresos o web.

Para trabajos web la resolución de las imágenes no tiene que ser necesariamente alta, de hecho no es aconsejable subirlas a mas de 72pp ya que de lo contrario llenaremos nuestros servidor en poco tiempo. Aunque yo aconsejo partir de una imagen de 300pp y guardar para web con Photoshop. Pero, que pasa cuando los trabajos son impresos? Necesitamos que las fotos tengan 300pp.

1. Everystockphoto

2. MorgueFile

3. CreativeCommons

4. SXC

5. OpenPhoto