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Spencer Cross is kind of like the patron saint of design right now. He spent last night helping dozens of beer-drinking designers make buttons just for fun, and today he gave us access to this ultra-rad list of resources that we thought we’d turn right around and give to you. Because you’re worth it.

You actually don’t even have to subscribe to UnBeige to take advantage of this free gift, but we’d love it if you did. Or at least bookmark this entry and return here again. And again.

In order of usefulness.

Stock Photography

stock.xchng
http://www.sxc.hu/

morgueFile
http://www.morguefile.com/

Open Photo Project
http://www.openphoto.net/

Pixel Perfect Digital
http://www.pixelperfectdigital.com/

Image*After
http://www.imageafter.com/

FreeStockPhotos.com
http://freestockphotos.com/

FreeImages.co.uk
http://www.freeimages.co.uk/

Brushes

vbrush.tmp.layout
http://veredgf.fredfarm.com/vbrush/main.html

Misprinted Type
http://www.misprintedtype.com
(look under Goodies)

SFAustina
http://www.sfaustina.com/
(under Downloads)

Jason Gaylor
http://designfruit.com/jasongaylor/blog/?p=18

Textures

Mayang’s Textures
http://www.mayang.com/textures/
(you can buy a DVD of all of these for $45)

graysage Texture Backdrops
http://www.graysage.com/cg/BackDrops/Textures/
(Unclear about usage restrictions, but if you’re planning on using them as source material and not as is then you’re probably okay.)

Vector Logos

logotypes.ru
http://www.logotypes.ru/

Brands of the World
http://brandsoftheworld.com/

Webchantier Vector Image Portal
http://www.webchantier.com/_index_en.html
(Click on Logos Bank on the top-ish right. They also have fonts and random stuff.)

Brushes, Plug-ins, Pretty Much a Carnival

Adobe Studio Exchange
http://share.studio.adobe.com/

Thanks Saint Spencer, for everything.