Sometimes all you need is a quick way to search and grab a picture to insert into your report or webpage. PhotoPin is a great way to find and download high quality images with the necessary Creative Commons release (for free). The site even gives you the text you need to reference or correctly attribute the photos (see below for examples). I did a quick search for antenna and was presented with these two, among many others,
Edit: Another very powerful image search engine I’ve just come across is Compfight. However, generating the Creative Commons attribution text (or HTML code) is much less intuitive on this site.
- PhotoPin: Creative Commons Photos For All Your Stock Photo Needs (techcrunch.com)
- Photo Pin – Royalty-free Image Search (freetech4teachers.com)