Most Downloaded Photos from Freepik in 2020

Every year on August 19th we celebrate World Photography Day, a worldwide celebration of the arts, crafts, science and history of Photography. It has been around since the 19th century and has become an increasingly medium of personal expression and appreciation for countless people around the world. 

However, Stock Photography is a bit more recent but has been part of our lives since the early 20th century. It was born as a solution to the high costs of professional photographers and their services. 

Nowadays Stock Photography is everywhere because of their high quality, so companies can quickly adapt them to every platform: for the web, social media, or even printing. Especially this year it has proven its efficiency, due to the Coronavirus crisis, many industries had the need to illustrate a new reality and we were able to provide those images.

As part of the celebration of this day, we want to share with you 10 of the most downloaded photos from Freepik during 2020. You’ll see that most of them have to do with the same topic, but there is a surprising exception. Check them out below:

Coronavirus Infection with Space Background

Coronavirus Infection

Coronavirus Outbreak in Blue Shades

Coronavirus Outbreak in Blue Shades

Cleaning Hands

Cleaning Hands

Microscopic Coronavirus Illness

Microscopic Coronavirus Illness

Woman Sanitazing Hands

Woman Sanitazing Hands

Man Wearing a Face Mask

Man Wearing a Face Mask

Doctor Wearing Mask

Doctor Wearing Mask

Minimalist Living Room Design

Minimalist Living Room Design

Doctor with Surgical Mask

Doctor with Surgical Mask

Nurse with Hands in Heart Shape

Nurse with Hands in Heart Shape

All these resources were the most downloaded photos from January until August 2020 and they represent one of the most important topics from this year since Stock Photography evolves in order to be useful to people around the world. We hope you enjoyed this compilation and stay around so next year we can share with you our most relevant resources!