Below we have collected a list of platforms where you can find photos and videos of protestors for free. Many of these have been published under a creative commons licence, or similar.
Make sure to double check the licence for all material you use. And even if no attribution is required, usually, authors appreciate a little thank you.
: More than 3000 free stock photos and videos. No attribution is required under their Pexels licence.
: Over 2 million free stock photos. No attribution is required under their Unsplash licence.
: Over 69,000 photos of climate activists. The licence differs per photo. 350 Flickr
(licence unclear): Photos of Fridays for Future protests in Germany. Fridays for Future Germany
: Not a very large library, but more creative looking image. Life of Vids
(account required): Videos of climate activists. Their b-roll footage from 350.org projects is available to aligned filmmakers and news organizations covering the climate movement or promoting climate action, with clear attribution and/or thanks to 350.org. 350 Media Library
: Illustrations of people under a creative commons licence. Open Peeps
Ituango, Colombia ( 350org, 8 Sept )
When adding a media resource to the list above, please add the following information:
Are the photos and videos free to use and under what licence?
Are they stock material or do they capture authentic moments?
How large is the media library?
What is the quality of the material?
Warning: Only libraries with free material should be added to this list! 'Royalty-free’ is not free.