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Finding Media For Your Story
Note! 50+ Ways is no longer being updated here but over at the new site for
50+ Web 2.0 Ways to Tell a Story
It has more organizational features and includes
ways for you to add content to the site
once you join the new wiki.
flickr photo by gin_able
Now here is a my rule
the media files you use in your story have to be ones that are licensed or shared with permission to re-use
; this is the only way you can safely then share your new creation knowing it does not contain any copyrighted material plus it is just darn human courtesy to give credit where creation came from.
So just finding a picture via Google is not satisfactory
. For each media file you find, as you search, be sure to document the source by title and URL and find a person or organization to give credit.
Beyond this list below, see
30+ Places to Find Creative Commons Media
Multiple Media Types
Customize Google Search for Free Media
for ways to locate appropriately licensed images within flickr or use any media in
my shared flickr account
(username=cogdogroo / password provided in workshop)
- A collection of public domain images in multiple categories.
Art Images for College Teaching - a personal, non-profit project of its author, art historian and visual resources curator
Youraustralia - cc licensed landscape images
BioMed Image Archive - medical, dental, and veterinary images for use in learning
Several thousand copyright friendly, public domain images organized in categories. All photos are free for any personal and/or commercial use, credit or back link is not required.
EduPic Graphical Resources for Educators
everystockphoto - search form multiple sources
Free Digital Photos
Free Images - 2500 free stock images
FreeFoto - over 100,000 images free for online use
FreePhoroBank - creative commons licensed photos searchable and organized into categories
Great Images In NASA
Image*After - almost 20,000 pictures and textures
Internet Pathology Lab for Education - medical images & diagrams
morgueFiles - photos "freely contributed by many artists to be used in creative projects"
Open Photo Project - cc licensed photos
PDphoto public domain photos
Pixel Perfect Digital 5000+ user contributed images
NOAA Photo Library - weather images
PicApp Add the best stock photos to your blog – for free!
Pictures from Old Books
PicFinder - search multiple sources for royalty free photos
Pics4Learning educational images
Public Domain Images
- Several thousand copyright friendly images nicely organized in categories, free for any personal and/or commercial use, credit or back link is not required.
Public Health Image Library (PHIL)
stock.xching - over 250,000 free stock photos
US Government Photos and Images
Woophy - find images via map
World Images - 50,000+ images free for education, non-profit use
YotoPhoto - searches public domain and cc licensed photo collections
ArtistServer free downloads of independent band music
CC Hits - cc licensed music
ccMixter - remixes of cc licensed music
Free Music Archive - library of high quality copyright cleared music curated by WFMU
Free Music Project - free music of all genres
Funky Remixes "music found on this website is funky and free... a sweet collection of upbeat hip-hop, rap/rock, electronic and funky styled remixes."
Jamendo more than 10,000 albums of free, cc licensed music
Podsafe Audio "a location where musicians can upload music under the Creative Commons license for use in Podcasts, Mashups, Shoutcasts, Webcasts and every other kind of 'casting' that exists on the 'net."
Opsound - cc licensed music
pdsounds environmental sound archive
Public Domain Music
SoundTransit - creative commons licensed field recordings
Entertainment Magazine's Free Movies
Free Public Domain Movies
Open Video Project
Open Source Cinema
Public Domain Comedy Videos
vimeo creative commons tagged videos
Now you are ready for step 3...
select a tool to build your story
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This wiki was hatched in 2007 by
for a workshop as part of
Australian Flexible Learning Framework
and has continued to evolve from there. Everything here is open to be linked, re-used, re-mixed, stolen, etc. This particular page was created on Jul 19, 2007 9:50 pm by
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