Free/Libre art in the Creative Commons (including public domain)

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Free/Libre art in the Creative Commons (including public domain)

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If you need some inspiration or some source material from which to make derivative work:

https://opengameart.org/
https://atys.wiki.ryzom.com/wiki/Category:CC-BY-3.0
https://search.creativecommons.org/collections
https://snappygoat.com
https://pixabay.com/
https://freesound.org/ -- libre audio files!
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:CC-Zero Wikimedia Commons CC0 images (ca. 4 million) - Thanks Hybrid Dog!
Resources for free/libre art many just requiring to mention the name of the original author (CC-BY) and lots in the public domain (CC0). Several collections can be searched from here. Be aware that in some cases you will see "ND" which restricts derivative work or "NC" which restricts commercial use.

Trees in Jamaica, West Indies
by Frederic Edwin Church, American, 1826–1900 (CC 0)

Image from
https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18201249/

Fall Colors
by Greenville, SC Daily Photo (CC 0)
Image
https://search.creativecommons.org/phot ... baa26e3807
result of "tree trunk color"
Image
https://search.creativecommons.org/sear ... ture=false

Happy Hunting!
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Re: Free art in the Creative Commons (including public domain)

by ShadMOrdre » Post

This is the preferred way to find free graphics. There are many resources available, for those who simply look. Thanks for posting the link.

Using FOSS or CC content from other game and or project sites is also a good resource.

There is the Opensim community of content, some based off of Second Life assets, but relicensed by the owners/creators for Opensim after SL took a crap.

Linda Kellie is a name of a content creator for those platforms who release her entire collection under CC terms. Worth g00gling a name...

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Re: Free art in the Creative Commons (including public domain)

by runs » Post

Cool I will usé it for my next oak tree. Thankz.
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Re: Free/Libre art in the Creative Commons (including public domain)

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Wikimedia Commons has many CC0 images (ca. 4 million): https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:CC-Zero
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