Free Textures – An Enormous List

While all the textures found at the sites below are free to use, some of them may be under a Creative Commons license, make sure you check before you use them.


CGTextures
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Claiming to be the world’s largest free texture site (it may well be by the looks of it) The textures on this site tend to be of excellent quality, thoroughly searchable and usually available in multiple sizes. They are grouped into dozens of categories and sub-categories.
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Texture King
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337 Free High Res textures in 14 categories.
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2Textureddownload hi rez textures
Plenty of images and textures, categorized by type.
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         Grunge Textures
free grunge textures
Hundreds of free textures organized by category. Including: Aircraft Aluminum, Concrete Textures, Graffiti & Vandalism, Metal Textures, Peeling Paint, Rusted Metal, Spills & Splatters, Wood Textures. Non commercial use only. Under Creative Commons license.
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Openfootage.net
download brick wall textures
Freely downloadable textures organized by category including,Abstract, Building Materials, Dirt, Nature, Urban. Also available are HDRi panoramas, and Timelapse video footage.
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Urban Dirty
free urban dirt stock photography textures
451 Free Stock Textures
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Lost and Taken
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A great frequently updated blog with links to download tons of high resolution textures.
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Amazing Textures
amzing textures download free
Hundreds of textures. Free registration required to download Hi Res versions.
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DeviantARTfree texturesfree texturre downloads
A search for ‘Textures’ on DeviantART, a great resource for all things arty, returns 300334 results.  Check the comments for licensing conditions. Usually it’s a simple acknowledgment.
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Lugher Textures
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Many categories of free high resolution textures and images.
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Free Textures
great free textures
Although the site is German, click on the category links at the top to reveal a great collection of crispy textures. Most are 700 to 800 pixels by 500 or 600 but they are still great for most web applications.
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Archive Textures
free patterns and textures download
3500 Photo textures and patterns
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TextureZ.com
free paint textures high res
Vast library of textures including  Brick, Concrete, Fabric, Food, Glass, Ground, Grunge, Metal, Paint, Plants, Plaster, Plastic, Rust, Stone, Wood.
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Texture Warehouse
download free photographic textures
Large collection of free textures sorted by categories including  Aphalt, Brick, Concrete, Fabric, Glass, Ground textures, Liquids, Marble, Mechanical, Metal, Misc, Organic, Paint, Plastic, Rock, Rubber, Rust, Tile and wood textures.
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Texture Snob
free concrete distressed textures
289 images in 17 texture categories (some with only a few images) including Brick, Buildings, Concrete (seen above) Fabric, Ground, Metal, Paper, Road, Stone Tiles and water textures.
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Stock Textures
free brick wall textures
An assortment of textures, mostly walls, floors and roofs.
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DrWeb
download free textures
Wood
, Walls, Sand, Plastic, Stone, Metal & Rust, Graffiti and other downloadable textures, many available in 4000 X 3000 resolutions free for personal or commercial use.
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ImageAfter
natural stock textures download
Hundreds of photos and textures of various sizes from 1600X1200 and up.Sortable by various criteria including name, category and colour.
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TextureBits Blog
Free texture blog
Lots of high resolution textures updated regularly.
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Paper Bags from Spoongraphics blog
paper bag textures
Five super high resolution (300dpi) paper bag images
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60 Free Hi Res Textures
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60 very nice textures from PhotoshopRoadmap.
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Michael Kotek Texture Collection
sample stock footage texture download
128 Hi Res (1-2K) textures for download in zip archives.
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Stock-Textures
free wood and tile floor photo textures
Small collection of tile-able textures
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100 MB of Free Sand from Colorburned.com
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37 Images of Mexican sand, free to use in your projects as you please.
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Z7Textures
medium resolution free textures
Miscellaneous mostly medium resolution textures.
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Escrappers
free wood and natural textures
Bricks, Clouds, Papers, Pavements and more.
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Out of Focus Textures
out of focus images
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Highresolutiontextures
free hires photo textures
Another blog style texture site. Textures are offered in zipped packs of multiple textures by theme.
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Free 3DS Textures
free 3d textures
Although intended for the 3d crowd, these textures can serve any purpose.
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Planets
Free Planetary Surface Maps
Surface maps of planets make great textures.
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Six Revisions

free high resolution rock textures[4]

15 free, high resolution rough stone textures (2,500px x 1,950px) from the excellent SixRevisions.com
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Vertex Studios
free paint peeling texture photo
A smallish collection of free Hi-Res textures in about  12 categories, all at a nice resolution of 2832 x 2128
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Mega-Tex
free wood textures
Although billed as 7500 free textures, most are probably better described as photographs of things than textures. Still, there’s plenty of useful images in here.
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Free Granite and Marble textures
granite and marble stock photo textures
A free downloadable set of 24  high resolution (2592 x 1944 pixel) JPEGs in a .zip file
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Free Wall Textures

free wall textures

25 Hi Res wall photos at 3504px by 2336px.
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222 Photo textures from Open Source Hunter

free photographic textures
Two sets of 111 photo textures from OpensourceHunter and stock.xchng  The latter requires registration but it is worth it as stock.xchng.com is a great source of stock photos as well as textures.
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5 Rusty Textures from PSDtuts

free rust textures

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6 Red Rock Textures from 6 Revisions
free red rock textures
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Free Paper Textures
free paper texture 
free old paper texture
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Free Textures From Go Media
free textures from photos
Lots of other freebies on here as well
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Flickr Texture Pool
Free textures from Flickr
Flickr has many free textures on offer, this particular photo pool has many great free textures.
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Seamless Textures
Seamless textures
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TheRoxor – 80+ Free Paper Textures
free paper photo textures
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bestdesignoptions – Free high Resolution Fabric Textures
free high resolution fabric textures
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Free Smoke from BitBox
free smoke photographs
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Free Rocks from BitBox
free rock textures Link


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