Free Texture Websites: Great for any Photoshop Project

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    Info Free Texture Websites: Great for any Photoshop Project

    Textures will always add a little spice to a project, and add that extra bit of detail you were looking for.* Here is a great list I came across on a site I wrote a few articles for.* AllGraphicDesign.* Its really worth checking out.

    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Free background textures & Photoshop textures
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Free textures for digital artists and designers.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- downloadable JPG textures for creating virtual realities.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Downloadable textures for roof, brick, floor, glass, sandstone, and others.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- The Textures on 3D Valley are unique to this site.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Find over 2000 free textures and backgrounds for your website including Photoshop textures!
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - The largest collection of free textures on the net as well as Photoshop textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Seamless Textures. There are 10 separate "Texture Packs" for you to choose from, each one containing 50 original seamless textures ( Photoshop textures )
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - A beautiful texture library that has hundreds of free textures to download, high-resolution textures, images, backgrounds, wallpapers and texture maps. Check out their massive collection of Tiled Textures or see their users' Top Textures.
    (software) [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - $109 - Not just another texture library - Techtures offers over 500 hand rendered tiles which can be modified using "engines" within the filter and dozens of instant special effects: Smoke, Stars, Explosions, Water Droplets, Lightening, Embossing, and dimensional and environmental texturing.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- 1000 Free textures for download.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Browse Categories and Download Free Quality 3D Textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Over 3500 free quality textures for download.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - 60 professional multi-layered textures in high resolution. See details for a catalog with preview, demo rendering and further information for each texture. Each map is available in 360 kilopixel resolution for free download.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] Over 4,500 Backgrounds, Bumps, and Photoshop Textures, and still in counting.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Back of Beyond's textures are free to download for any commercial or non commercial use. They are approximately 2048x1536 and are optimised jpg's alternatively you can purchase the entire collection on CD/DVD for £15 the images on this version are not optimised jpg's so the quality is a little better.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Ben Cloward loves taking pictures of items that have texture and you can benefit from his site.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- A variety of different types of textures for Blender.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- A collection of opensource textures by the Blender community that you may use free of charge.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - These can be used as 3D model surfaces, backgrounds or to hang on your wall. For seamless textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- This page contains textures for Earth's Moon.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- You can download free textures from CGArena to use in your projects.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - A repository of Cinema4D textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Here you will find a wide range of textures. For use e.g. for your 3D program, your desktop or your homepage.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - The world's largest free textures site.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - The materials posted on this website were made between 1994 and 1998 and they were David's first jobs as a Texture Artist. You can find different quality textures, and a lot of variations made for specific uses. These textures were made out of painting over paper ( with gouache ) and computer retouch.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Our range of Photoshop textures, backgrounds and other resources are available for download from our online store. All of our current textures and backgrounds can also be purchased on two CDs.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Some of the textures on this site are completely finished and tileable, while others are just a good starting point.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- A free online resource for high quality, large resolution textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Free textures including textures of Metal, Stone, Wood, Textiles ...
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Download hundreds of free high quality textures .
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Got 3D takes thousands of photographs each year for their products. Because of time or quality, most never see the light of day. Got 3D are making these textures available to help everyone.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- A growing collection of free high resolution quality images ready for you to download including Aircraft Aluminum, Asphalt Textures, Brick Textures, Concrete Textures, Drains, Vents, & Grates, Grafetti & Vandalism Textures, Metal Textures, Mud, Clay & Earth, Old Machinery, Paper & Cardboard Textures, Peeling Paint Textures, Rusted Metal Textures, Spills & Splatter Textures, Stone Textures, Trash & Garbage Textures, Wood Textures, and other Distressed Surfaces.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- This site features seamless tiling textures for web backgrounds, 3D projects, game mods, scrap booking, prettying up your My Space page and countless other uses.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Features over 90 ultra high resolution textures such as grass, rock, sand, dirt, gravel and more! All available as 2048X2048 high quality jpegs.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ][Only registered and activated users can see links. ] View thumbnails of over 2,500 royalty free tileable Texture Maps and photo-realistic clip art libraries
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- In the imageafter.com 'texture' directory you can expect free high resolution textures of metals, floors, skin, wood, rock, walls etc. Mostly photographic textures.( texturas, texturen, texture) All textures can be freely downloaded and used in you commercial or personal works. The size of the textures range from 1600x1200 to 2560x1920.

    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] is a powerful texture designer and generator
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - 50 different swatch overviews. Each overview has 10 different swatches.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- A collection of free textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Here you will find many different types of textures. Some are your traditional and some are way off from that.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Download free and beautiful textures for your 3d projects or image editing projects. Here you can download all types of texture maps that you need to use in your software, such as Cinema 4D, LightWave, Maya, 3D Studio MAX, Rhino, Bryce, Poser, 3D Studio R4, or others.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Home of the world's greatest texture maps and 3D model libraries.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Have over 1750 free to download, free to use, high-resolution textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - The crazy bat has put down his melon gun and given up on paypal and decided to release his medieval textures to the world under the creative commons license. That means you can download and use them as you like if you make sure I'm in the credits and you don't resell them as textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - High quality textures for free download.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - 2000 Royalty-Free Textures on CD-ROM
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - This site has been created as a meeting point for those who want to share their Maxwell materials with other users. You will find hundreds of wonderful materials to use in your scenes.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Great photographs that can be used for textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Free 2D and 3D textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- PlanIT3D free 3d models textures sound fx tutorials and architectural resources
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Download these textures for use in real time game modifications and other 3d applications.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] is easy to use texture maker which accurately stitches images into seamless patterns.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Textures of rust, metals, slime, and wood, files are in .PCX and JPG format.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - A great, ad-free, and free downloadable textures site.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - High quality, photorealistic, tileable, and free textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- All of these textures were created completely in Photoshop, using PS tools.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - The free texture library.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Huge number of free quality textures from Texture King.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Royalty-free textures for computer graphics, illustration, game design and everything else.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- A nice selection of textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Collection of all of the textures that are avaiable on the Internet for free
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - The textures are divided into the following categories and an attempt has been made not to burden any single page with too many images. Be aware that some textures can be interpreted in a number of ways.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Bringing you the feels you’ve been looking for.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Home of one of the Largest collections of Quality Seamless Realistic textures!
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - High quality texture maps.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] is the unique program for creating various textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Free, High Resolution Textures to Designers and 3D Artist. Our images are licensed under a Creative Commons License(Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0). Their textures are updated frequently.

    (software) [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - (Free to Try, $25 to Buy, Windows) - is a multifunctional toolbox which allows to turn practically any picture into a repeatable tile very quickly and easily. Such tiles are used as backgrounds of webpages, as wallpapers, as textures for 3D objects and for many other purposes.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Our flexible materials let you create an amazing variety of great composed materials quickly and easily, put corrosion, dust, or dirty aspects the way you want them using our special tileable masks and materials libraries as template settings.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- A great textures site and it has a great selection of high resolution photo based textures.Textures to serve the entertainment industry.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- in German, but it looks like a great texture site.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Discover the wonderful colors and textures of the world! Texture Z has quite a few free texture photos for you!
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Over 1300 high-resolution photorealistic texture patterns.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Here you will find hundreds of free textures and stock photographs. They are free for use for almost any purpose
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - huge amount of wood textures for download.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - On this website you can find more than 1350 texture to download. textures on this site are divided into catalogue.Excelent use is as background, in games graphich, or in 3D programs and so on..
    ARTICLES ABOUT TEXTURES AND PATTERNS USED IN GRAPHIC DESIGN
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- An article from our sister site, All Web Design Resources, with a huge list of free textures sites.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Some days I catch myself browsing random things on the net, and sometimes I find things that really grab my attention. Today is one of those days. I found these texture collections on deviantart. These textures are incredibly simple , creative, original and beautiful. Enjoy.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - My friend starts searching “wood texture” keywords on Google and browses some websites galleries for inspiration. In the result of many websites sorted 24 websites for inspiration, which all of that listed here. Many of them use full wood texture images as background to control the uniqueness of whole layout and some designer use wood texture in top header and some of in multiple graphics element. All of them I really like, because all are unique look in all the way.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- If you would like to add some nice effects to some of these textures, you can read a tutorial I wrote about creating paper folds and creases to paper textures in Photoshop.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Internet it's the best resource for everything you might look for. Looking for Photoshop brushes? You got it. Cool pictures? Sure! What about textures? That's also easy!
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Photoshop provides designers with unlimited options for creating unique and attractive backgrounds. One of the most popular approaches is to create some type of textured background, and fortunately there are a number of helpful tutorials to teach you all the tricks you need to know.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- As a designer, it’s not always possible to take the time and generate your own textures for all of your graphics. Thankfully, there are tons of convenient stock textures that others have freely contributed to the design community! We’ve gathered 99 of our favorites in this gigantic list!
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - You don’t need to have your finger on the pulse of web design trends to know that hand drawn style is hot right now. To achieve this look you have a few options: you can do some sketches and doodles on paper and scan them in, or you can draw them directly in Photoshop. The third option would be to take advantage of the resources found in this article.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Add Stock Textures to Images with a PSD file. In this little Photoshop tutorial we’ll be designing a quick art piece, and then we’ll be adding some texture to it, this is to demonstrate the use of texture in artwork, as you may be able to see in works from people such as GoMedia. Obviously this method will work better with some things and not so well with others, so please try to use it in moderation, if you will.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - This is the fourth and final installment of my series on creating textures in Photoshop. If you missed the first three, they were creating: [Only registered and activated users can see links. ], [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] and [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]. This tutorial will combine much of what we learned about in the first three installments, we will also go over some new techniques, and add some finishing touches that pull the whole look together.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - In case you downloaded a few of my high resolution textures and you don’t know how to implement them in your designs, I would like to present you a small list of hand-picked websites, which all make superb use of various sorts of textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Learn about Making an Old Tile Texture with Photoshop.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - n this next example we’ll see how painting in shades of gray allows you to introduce transparency effects: Darker grays conceal more, lighter grays reveal more of the layer. Or put another way, the closer you move towards black, the greater the masking effect; the closer you move towards white, the more the revealing effect.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- A trick often employed on webpages is to use a seamless background that can tile both vertically and horizontally. If your website gets alot of traffic and you don’t like paying for extra bandwidth costs you need to optimize your site for every single kilobyte. This generally translates to NOT using a giant JPG as a background. (unless you’re doing silly myspace layouts) This tutorial will explain how to make seamless backgrounds for your webpages.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- Using a seemless texture is one of the most popular, and easiest way to create a nice scalable background for use on anything, all it requires is the use of the offset filter and a few different tools, like smudge and/or clone. So open up your copy of Photoshop and lets get learnin!
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - In this post we present a showcase of sites using textures and patterns— we want to focus designer’s attention on design options available beyond wood.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Here’s a quick look at one easy way to create realistic shadow effects in your textures.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - The ultimate collection of background patterns, background tiles and free textures for your website. All high quality. All for graphic designers. You can download them for free and use them in Photoshop to fit your web pages.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ] - Here are some of the best watercolor brushes and textures that can be found on the web.
    [Only registered and activated users can see links. ]- When the audience can relate to your design, which is telling the story of a person, business, product or service, they can have a much deeper connection than with a composition devoid of that experience.
    Last edited by Raptor; 18th September 2008 at 08:26 PM.