Free Textures, Stock Photos and Design Elements

Free Texture Friday – Grunge Rust

I apologize for the delay on today's textures, but I have a great set of grungy, rusty metal textures for you guys today. These are perfect for adding that so desirable grunge feeling to your designs and images. I shot them at an abandoned house in the country around...

Free Texture Friday – Slate

Today I have five great high-res slate textures for you. Stone textures are some of the most useful ones around, perfect for adding a hint of worldly texture to your‎ designs. Enjoy and let me know if you find any cool uses for...

Free Texture Friday – Dirty Metal

These dirty metal textures are perfect for adding a significant amount of grunge and erosion to your designs and photography. They were part of a chimney system I came across, the soot dripped down and created this cool layered effect....

Free Texture Friday – Grey Grunge

These grey grungy textures serve perfectly as photo overlays to add just a subtle hint of texture to your images or designs. They're also great for website backgrounds, you can never have too many subtle grunge textures laying around....

Free Texture Friday – Leaves 2

Leaves have some of the most delicate and beautiful textures when you really take the time to look at them. These images are perfect for your outdoor recreational or nature-based projects. I plan on doing another set like this when the leaves change colors this fall,...

Free Texture Friday – Metal 2

Among man-made textures, metal ones are some of the most useful. Use them as overlays on images for a vintage look or incorporate them into your designs to show a bit of wear and tear. These are the 500th textures we've released here on the Free Texture Friday series,...

Free Texture Friday – Wheat

Time for something a little different today. Here in the midwest it's nearly time for the annual wheat harvest, I love walking next to the fields of gold and watching the plants blowing and swaying in the wind... it reminds me of the ocean in a way. These wheat...

Free Texture Friday – Black Wall

Today I've got a set of grungy, dark surface textures for you. These bumpy and dirty textures should work perfect for adding some grunge to your illustrations or designs, they'll also work great for 3d design and animation projects....

Free Texture Friday – Rust 6

This week I've got another highly useful set of rust textures for you. As always these are perfect for a number of different applications, including photo overlays, adding texture to illustrations and design, and plenty more....

Free Texture Friday – Simple Concrete

Sometimes the most simple textures are also the most useful. These five concrete images will work perfect for adding just a hint of textures to your designs or photos. They also work perfect for 3D applications and model building. Enjoy and have a good...

Free Texture Friday – Worn Wall

I get a lot of requests from 3d designers for building textures, so when I stumbled across this old stone wall I had to stop and take a few shots. I'm not too familiar with 3d design myself, so if anyone has more suggestions on what to shoot please drop me a line....

Free Texture Friday – Urban Grunge

Let me tell you something: city alleyways are probably one of my favorite places to look for new textures. It's really no surprise, these towns that have been around for a century or two show so much character and where and tear that it shows through in the textures...

Free Texture Friday – Oil Stained Concrete

Some of the best textures I've ever found are in the dark alleyways of big (and small) cities. There's just something musty and worn about them that seems to produce greatly worn surfaces and interesting textures. These oil stained concrete textures were shot in one...

Free Texture Friday – Old Wood

Today's set of textures comes from an old broken down shed that I found in the country not far from where i live. These textures are perfect for adding a weathered, old feel to your designs of photographs. I love the story that they tell through their chipped paint...

Free Texture Friday – Colorful Grunge 2

This Friday's set consists of five colorful, layered grunge textures. These are perfect for using as overlays in nearly any design, illustration, or photography projects. They were created by combining several different images in various blending layers in Photoshop,...

Free Texture Friday – Concrete 5

Concrete textures are always some of the most useful resources in my mind. These came from in and around an old fountain at the local zoo around here, I shot them when it was too cold to run it and it was empty. Hopefully you guys find some good uses for them,...

Free Texture Friday – Rusty Metal

My brother took me out to this old abandoned farmhouse recently for the sole purpose of shooting textures. I found a treasure trove of old rusty metal, broken glass, burned wood, and many other great textures. Unfortunately I ran out of light and didn't get to shoot...

Free Texture Friday – Bubbles

Today I've got a wonderfully beautiful and complex set of bubble textures for you. These may not be the most ubiquitous textures around, but they're perfect for when you need to add a little pop to your designs or photographs....

Pin It on Pinterest

Shares
Share This