Jeremy Brandt
Voorhees High School

Why use the Images, Audio and Video Portals found on this page?

These portals collect images, music and videos which are copyright friendly. Either the original creators have labeled their creations as free to use, with a Creative Commons License or the creations are in the public domain, meaning that their copyright has expired.


All resources used must be cited, including Free Use Media. 
Citations should include:
Author, Title and Where you downloaded it from.
For example:  Smith, John. “Frog in Water”. Flickr.


REMEMBER- Always download original image…NOT Thumbnail.

AUDIO – Be sure to credit in your production (for example: “Music: Song title –“)

CC Mixter  – Thousands of songs free for commercial use

Jamendo – Music finding site

Free Music Archive

Open Source Audio from the Internet Archive
Purple Planet Music  Royalty free music Sound effects, vocal and drum loops
Animal Sound Clips from the US Fish and Wildlife Service
Free Stock Music – 100% free video production music
Incompetech by Kevin MacLeod
SoundBible– Free sound clips, sound bites, and sound effects

Flickr Add search terms->Advanced ->videos only->Change “Any Licensee” to “All Creative Commons”

Pixabay Change Images to Video



Burning Well

Image Base

Morgue File





Historical Images

Google LIFE Photo Archive

Wikimedia Commons

World Images

Smithsonian Images

Library of Congress Photos

From Old Books

Library of Congress Flickr Photostream

Smithsonian’s Flickr photostream

New Old Stock

NYPL Digital Gallery

NASA Images

LIFE Photo Archive

The Commons

The New York Public Library Digital Collections

Specialty Stuff

Creativity103 Backgrounds

Public Domain Clip Art

Clip Safari A database of searchable copyright free clipart 

FCPX FREE  A HUGE collection of free effects, titles, plugins, generators and tutorials for FCPX