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Guide to Royalty Free Photographs for Agency Use: Home

Avoid questions of copyright and usage by using some of these resources to locate images that are royalty free.

Free Photos from Oregon State Agencies

Oregon Scenic Images and Landscape Photos
Oregon State Archives – may be used with permission

DAS STATE Image Stock Library
Archived in the Wayback Engine. A wide selection of small images.

Oregon Fish and Wildlife Photos and Videos

Travel Oregon Stock Photos
May be used by state agencies with registration. Also includes videos.

ODOT History Center Historical Photographs
Roads, bridges, construction equipment and more.


Look for Public Domain and Free Photos

Google Search for photo sites 

Use Flickr to search for Create Commons Licensed Photos
(use "Any License" pull-down menu on left to choose license type - explained here)

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