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  • Free QUALITY animated background loops?
    I can think of a couple of free options, but I don't know what your bar for quality is. Pixabay has some ok ones. You can also use Shadertoy for browser sources. Source: 3 days ago
  • HAS ANYONE SEE GOLD JEWELRY THAT’S REALLY INTENDED AS MONEY? Like say necklace links that are easy to separate and of a fixed weight and fineness that might equate to 0.2 grammes of 22k gold. Kind of a CombiBar type necklace? I could see how such jewelry might have extra appeal due to flexibility.
    I don't know myself. I found the image on, where I go for royalty-free images. Posts with images garner more attention. Source: 5 days ago
  • Where can I get free 2d assets for a school proyect?
    Also and are good resources. Have fun making your game! Source: 6 days ago
  • Is it professionally acceptable to make my first showreel out of stock footage?
    FYI there is a lot of free stock footage out there to use. I would never turn someone down that had watermarks in a shot they worked on. For example : Source: 18 days ago
  • Image/clipart of lost looking guinea pig
    Check out These images are free to use and legit. I just checked and there are a lot of really cute ones that might work for you! Source: 29 days ago
  • My pc needs help! and I'm a dummy
    About a week ago I recently upgraded my hard drive to an SSD on my PC, as I was experiencing really stuttery framerates on any of the games I played, from less intensive games like Minecraft to harder games to run like Red Dead 2. Not to mention, sometimes my PC would totally crash. I also had another issue when I dragged my tabs around, my tab would become super slow, and lag behind where I was dragging it. All... Source: 29 days ago
  • How to find interesting stock footage?
    I mostly use , and but there are many other sites. Source: about 1 month ago
  • Second attempt at a video, but don't let that stop you from showing me that I'm still very much a beginner! Feedback welcome.
    Sound: I felt like it was a little weak sound design, I used sound effects from but felt like some of them were not of quality. Would be cool to get an actual license for sound effects. Or... Ya know... Actually carry my microphone around and use it. I played with reverb against my dog's panting at the end to play myself out. Source: about 1 month ago
  • Working on a horror story telling podcast, trying to find the best place to create background noises for certain parts of the stories like a creepy door, closing or tapping on the window noises anybody know an app or something that could help? If so, I can bring no sleep stories to life.
    I have been using sounds from for my story-telling channel, "The Midnight Broadcast of Sinister Words" and they have a large, interesting variety of sounds you can choose from. Source: about 2 months ago
  • Where you get wallpapers for your Mac? Also, Atlantic photos if you're a subscriber. Source: about 2 months ago
  • First try beyond my backyard
    Thanks. I'll usually grab free royalty-free music from when I do these little cuts since it's just goofing around. I believe it was called something like "Ambiant Relax Sounds". Dug the tension in the track. Source: about 2 months ago
  • Any love for moody low clouds?
    I downloaded it from Pixabay (royalty free MP3 site). Source: about 2 months ago
  • Our AI-Powered TechCrunch Clone Went Viral, This Is How We Built It
    Finally, to generate the thumbnail, we start by asking Chat GPT to Choose one word that will make a good article cover image from title X, and has good chances to find a free stock image. We take the output word and try to search Pixabay for a result. If we can’t find any, we use DALL-E to generate the image for this word. - Source: / 2 months ago
  • At what point do I start making music for a game? is where I get most of mine from. Source: 2 months ago
  • Is there a community submission based type website for vinyl cutting vector files like thingiverse is for 3D printing?
    Pixabay is a free site where you can download royalty free images. It has a section on their site for vector graphics, a lot of which can be downloaded in SVG form. Source: 2 months ago
  • How to be a pro creator on IMVU by iLucky (AyyKevz)
    Adding Textures: Each texture has a designated size for the best results, follow these sizes limits and achieve what you are creating with better quality and with ease. A free site that has images that can be used for commercial use is these images can be downloaded without an account and can prove to be very helpful for your creations. Source: 3 months ago
  • Gerenuk "Giraffe Gazelle" Barbarian, by me, inspired by A.I.
    Step 3. I gathered a few different references from pexels & pixabay. I ended up looking at where the animal was native to and tried to sort of fit the clothing into that. Source: 3 months ago
  • Stock Photography/Prints
    Worse, you're now up against royalty free/unrestricted images that don't cost a dime to use anywhere for any purpose. Look at what you find on or -- is your work as good as or better than what you see there? Because it has to be if you want your images to sell. (And those are just two sites, there are dozens more). Source: 3 months ago
  • How would someone make this bark? What is the right node setup? and too, not just textures but copyright free photos on these two. Source: 3 months ago
  • Any advice on how to avoid plagiarism when making art of animals?
    There are also free image sites that you can search. If you make a final piece close to the reference, make sure to acknowledge the photographer. Here are two. Unsplash Pixabay. Source: 3 months ago
  • My Favourite Websites to get stock footage for IG reels & Tiktok
    Pixabay - Find royalty free images taht you didn't find on unsplash. Source: 3 months ago

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