AlexaDev Tuesday: Royalty Free Images for Alexa Skills

Publication Date: 7/24/17 – Whether you need images for functional reasons in an Alexa skill for the Echo Show, or for purposes of Alexa skill icon design and card display in the Alexa app, when you’re developing Alexa skills you do need images. Luckily for all of us, royalty free images for Alexa skills are not hard to find.


Paintings Or It Didn't Happen


Open, Public Domain, Royalty Free Museum and Gallery Collections – List Dated 7/24/17

The Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Images with download links are part of the open, free collection.

The National Gallery of Art

New York Public Library Public Domain Collections

The British Library’s Public Domain Flickr Collection

Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met)
Works that are released to the public as royalty free are identified on the Museum’s website with the acronym OASC.

The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam
Free account registration required, you’ll be prompted to register the first time you attempt to download an image.

U.S. Library of Congress Public Domain Posters


Sources for Contemporary Royalty Free Images





Search multiple sites for free stock photos.


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