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Old 10-18-2017, 02:46 AM
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public domain and cc images

Usually, I'm creating images by myself for my projects but It takes a lot of time and effort.I'm trying to avoid using images from not even when it declared as free because I heard horror stories about people being sued because of copyright issues.Anyway recently heard about public domain and cc images, and I thought that it can make my lie easier.I just wanted to understand if there are small letters that I should be aware of because it's hard to believe that it's totally free.What little details I should know before using such images.
And if you know a resource or a site of totally copyright free images(without any restrictions or conditions) I would be very grateful if you share a link because I'm really looking for such a resource that I would use it freely and without worries.
 
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Old 10-18-2017, 12:57 PM
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Here is a guide from the Stanford University about Public Domain: Welcome to the Public Domain

For cc (Creative Commons) you might want to read through the Creative Commons Org website. Possibly start here: https://creativecommons.org/policies and also read up on the type of licences here: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/

It is always doggy using someone else's image. To be safe it is always better to create your own or get specific permission to use the image.
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Pixabay images are public domain images. When someone submits an image to the site they agree they're releasing it into public domain. There shouldn't be a problem using these images.
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