Prolific, Outstanding DeviantART Stock Image Providers

Stock providers on deviantart.com are very many and very varied. Many provide pre-made backgrounds, or costume-clad models set against a contrasting background to make the cutting out easier for photo manipulators, or get out there and photograph stunning landscapes, seascapes, stormy skies, natural textures, etc. for our benefit.

Whichever way they bring their stock to us, most of it is outstanding and highly useable.

Stock Image Providers

The qualifications for being included in this list are that the provider has posted more than 100 stock images – hence the title ‘prolific’.

Here I am bringing to your attention the accounts of more than 30 stock providers. All have their own rules of use for both within and outside of deviantART, so by clicking on the image you will be directed to their profile where you will find their rules of use along with all of their other outstanding stock images.

For the purposes of this list I have selected just one image from each stock provider, which as you can image, is not greatly representative of the work they produce as many of them have hundreds and even thousands of deviations – so please visit their galleries to fully understand the quality of their stock images. Also, this is very far from a comprehensive list of good stock providers on deviantART – these are just a few that have stood out in my searches.

AshenSorrow

AshenSorrow

AlbaStock

AlbaStock

Inadesign-Stock

Inadesign-Stock

Moonchilde-Stock

Moonchilde-Stock

SolStock

SolStock

UmbraDeNoapte-Stock

UmbraDeNoapte-Stock

Fairiegoodmother

Fairiegoodmother

lumpi691stock

lumpi691stock

night-fate-stock

night-fate-stock

ForestGirlStock

ForestGirlStock

AzurylipfesStock

AzurylipfesStock

Diesel-stock

Diesel-stock

faestock

faestock

dazzle-stock

dazzle-stock

liam-stock

liam-stock

mjranum-stock

mjranum-stock

mizzd-stock

mizzd-stock

LongStock

LongStock

SBG-CrewStock

SBG-CrewStock

LuckyStock

LuckyStock

Della-Stock

Della-Stock

xNickixstockx

xNickixstockx

midnightstouchSTOCK

midnightstouchSTOCK

Talc-AlysStock

Talc-AlysStock

PersephoneStock

PersephoneStock

nixie04

nixie04

decay-stock

decay-stock

sacral-stock

sacral-stock

NHuval-stock

NHuval-stock

x-xSpitFireStockx-x

x-xSpitFireStockx-x

Tasastock

Tasastock

lusete

lusete

MaureenOlder

MaureenOlder

Twins72

Twins72


Stock Image Providers are very often the un-sung heroes of photo manipulations. Although they are often credited on the page of the manipulation, they are rarely showcased in their own right.

Many stock providers are very multi-talented, being good photographers, designers, manipulators and more.

If you think I have missed a deviantART stock provider worth mentioning, please leave a link in the comments below.

Carol

I love using and learning Photoshop, and I also enjoy creating resources to share with the world. I am at my happiest when I have free time to further explore all that Photoshop has to offer and learn more about its powerful built-in tools. I hope people enjoy either using or learning from my free resources, and welcome any hints and tips - and of course, if you would like to offer a free resource on this site, please don't hesitate to contact me (top right of the page).

3 Comments

maureen older

about 6 years ago

Thankyou so much **hug**

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Su Hall

about 5 years ago

This is great! Though I am familiar with many of these terrific artists on your list, I did see a few that are new to me. I sure thank you! Su

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