There are a few important terms you should know about:
– Royalty Free: This means you can use the photos without having to pay license fees or royalties. – Creative Commons: You can use these photos for free since the creator has waived their official rights to their work. We highly recommend you to read the terms and conditions of these photos, before you decide to download them and use them.
– Public Domain: If any photo was created in the USA prior 1923, then those photos are part of the public domain which means that you are allowed to use these photos, edit, copy, modify, and distribute without any permission.
– Commercial Use: You are allowed to use royalty-free photos for any type of business.
– Attribution: You can use these photos as long as you give attribution to the author. – Membership: You must register or sign up to the website if you want to use the royalty free photos. There are websites that may charge for membership.