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This week’s new seamless textures are all fantasy textures:

TXR - METAL - Seamless
Some grungy textures…perhaps for urban-based structures or sci-fi things?
https://soundimage.org/txr-metal-seamless/

TXR – ROCK / STONE – Fantasy
These don’t exist in reality but are combinations of other images that I’ve created.
https://soundimage.org/txr-rock-stone-fantasy/

Have a good week and keep being creative!
 
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Hi Folks,

I have some cool new seamless textures ready for your projects. They are on the following pages:

TXR- ALIEN SKINS
Might work for creature skin or perhaps vegetation.
https://soundimage.org/txr-alien-skins/

TXR – GROUND
Some new gritty sand textures. Might come in handy for sandy bottoms of things. (Scroll down to the seamless images area.)
https://soundimage.org/txr-ground/

TXR – ROCK / STONE – Fantasy
Some more fantasy stone textures.
https://soundimage.org/txr-rock-stone-fantasy/

Enjoy!
 
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Greetings fellow creatives,

I’ve been super busy for the past week, but I managed to create some new free music tracks for your projects. You’ll find them here:

On my Fantasy 9 page:

SECRET SPELLS – (Looping) – All alone in the drafty castle…what is that mischievous wizard cooking up?
https://soundimage.org/fantasy-9/

THE LEGEND BEGINS – And so begins the tale.
https://soundimage.org/fantasy-9/

And on my Puzzle Music 4 page:

PUZZLE ISLAND – (Looping) – Here’s a fun little piece that has a quirky, magical feel to it with a hint of mystery as well.
https://soundimage.org/puzzle-music-4/

Enjoy!
 
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Greetings fellow creatives,

If anyone is interested, I was recently asked to do an interview for a website called Exilian. Hopefully my answers were entertaining and (somewhat) intelligent…lol. Here’s a link if anyone wants to check it out:

https://exilian.co.uk/articles.php

That said, this week’s cool new textures are on the following pages:

TXR – BRICK - Seamless
Some really interesting brick textures.
https://soundimage.org/txr-brick-seamless/

TXR – ROCK/STONE – Seamless
Some new stone textures that could be used for old roads, paths, castles, etc. Some have grass between the stones, too.
https://soundimage.org/txr-rockstone-seamless/

More music is on its way as well as some cool new city ambience sounds.

Keep being creative!
 
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Hey everyone,

For those of you who have been using my original music in your projects, I’ve had a good number of requests for uncompressed versions of my tracks, so I’ve begun making them available on Gumroad for a small fee to help support the site. The MP3 files that I make freely available sound very good, but the original uncompressed WAV files really sound incredible…give them a try!

If anyone is curious as to why I didn’t upload WAV files onto my site to begin with, the reason is that my web hosting service places limitations on file sizes and WAV files tend to be very large.

Anyhow, it’s going to take some time to upload everything, so if anyone has any requests for WAV versions of tracks you happen to like, just drop me an email and I’ll upload them to Gumroad for you. Feel free to convert to Ogg (or any format you like.)

That said, this week’s new free textures are on the following pages:

TXR – BRICK - Seamless
These might be really nice for castles.
https://soundimage.org/txr-brick-seamless/

TXR – WOOD – Seamless
Perhaps for old doors, structures, barrels or other things.
https://soundimage.org/txr-wood-seamless/

More music and ambient sounds coming this week.

Enjoy and keep being creative!
 
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Hi guys,

New free images are waiting for your projects on these pages:

ART – Cobblestones
More mad experimenting. I made some pixel art style images from a couple of my cobblestone images. Maybe for castles and things? They look pretty cool scaled down. Feel free to edit / take samples from them / scale them as needed, etc.
https://soundimage.org/art-cobblestones/

ART – Brick
Some new pixel art-style brick images. Trying to come up with some fresh new looks. Feel free to edit / take samples from them / scale them as needed, etc.
https://soundimage.org/art-brick/

MUSIC UPDATE:

WAV files proved too large to upload onto Gumroad in any reasonable amount of time…(we’re talking about 1900+ tracks) so I’m uploading Ogg files instead. I’ve started with my Fantasy page. They sound really great…give them a try!

Meanwhile, if anyone has requests for WAV versions of tracks you happen to like, feel free to contact me.

Have a good week and keep being creative!
 
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More mad experimenting this week.

I’ve been trying to create some new looks for pixel art-style images, specifically tiles that can be used in 2D games and things.

On my ART – Brick page, you’ll find:

A bunch of cool new brick tiles, 64 by 64 pixels each. Some have a 3D look to them.

https://soundimage.org/art-brick/

On my ART – Ground page, you’ll find:

A variety of new ground tiles that could work for rocky surfaces, grass, sand, etc.

https://soundimage.org/art-ground/

MUSIC UPDATE:

Super high-quality Ogg files are now available for every track on my Fantasy 1 page as well as my Sci-Fi/Space page. And for about half of the tracks on my Looping Music page.

Eventually, they will be available for every track on my site.

Meanwhile, if anyone has requests for Ogg versions of tracks you happen to like, just let me know and I’ll be happy to upload them for you.

Enjoy and keep being creative!
 
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Hi guys,
I’ve been super busy this week creating custom music for a bunch of indie projects, but I did manage some more mad experiments with pixel art-style wood tiles...128X128. You can download them freely here:
https://soundimage.org/art-wood/

OGG MUSIC UPDATE:
All of the music tracks on my Horror/Surreal page can now be downloaded as very high-quality Ogg files. Halloween’s not too far off, so I’ll try to create more creepy music tracks this month.
Meanwhile, if anyone has requests for Ogg versions of tracks that haven’t been made available yet, just let me know and I’ll be happy to upload them for you.
Enjoy!
 
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Greetings!

New pixel art-style tiles are ready for your projects. All free to use with attribution. You’ll find them here:

ART – Ground
https://soundimage.org/art-ground/

ART – Metal
https://soundimage.org/art-metal/

Enjoy and keep creating!
 
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Hey everyone,

I just opened a new page of stone pixel art-style tiles. You’ll find them here:

ART – Stone
https://soundimage.org/art-stone/

Feel free to edit as needed.

I’ve also created a bunch of new ground tiles. They live here:

ART – Ground
https://soundimage.org/art-ground/

As always, if you have any requests, feel free to pm or email me.

I hope some of my work is helpful!
 
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I was busy shooting a film over the weekend, but I managed to do some mad experiments creating pixel art-style tiles. These were derived from glass surfaces, but might be used for other things as well. Free to use with attribution. Enjoy!

https://soundimage.org/art-glass/
 
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Hi everyone,

I’ve created a bunch of new seamless fantasy textures. All free to use with attribution. You’ll find them on these pages:

TXR – Bark
https://soundimage.org/txr-bark-seamless/

TXR – Rock/Stone – Fantasy
https://soundimage.org/txr-rock-stone-fantasy/

TXR – Vegetation (scroll down for the seamless images)
https://soundimage.org/txr-vegetation/

Btw, if you happen to use my music tracks, I’m releasing premium Ogg versions of them on Gumroad for a small fee to help support my website. Give them a try…they sound great!

Have a good week…and keep being creative!
 
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I can’t believe November is almost over…where does the time go?

Anyhow, I've created more new fantasy textures. 100% free to use with attribution. They live here:

TXR - Ground
https://soundimage.org/txr-ground/

TXR – Paper
https://soundimage.org/txr-paper/

And over 4000 more images are waiting for you as well.

Enjoy…and have a good week!
 
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Happy New Year!

I have a bunch of brand new free texture images ready for your projects. They are on these pages:

TXR – Alien Skins
https://soundimage.org/txr-alien-skins/

TXR – Rock / Stone - Fantasy
https://soundimage.org/txr-rock-stone-fantasy/

TXR – Sci-Fi
https://soundimage.org/txr-sci-fi/

Don’t forget to check out my 2000+ music and sound effects tracks, too.

I hope some of my work is helpful!
 
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Greetings,

New free texture images ready on these pages:

TXR – Abstract
https://soundimage.org/txr-abstract/

TXR – Abstract - Cartoon
https://soundimage.org/txr-abstract-cartoon/

TXR – Bark - Seamless
https://soundimage.org/txr-bark-seamless/

Don’t forget to check out my 2000+ music and sound effects tracks, too.

Have a great weekend!
 
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Happy Sunday!

More free texture images ready on these pages:

TXR – Rock / Stone - Seamless
https://soundimage.org/txr-rockstone-seamless/

TXR – Alien Skins
https://soundimage.org/txr-alien-skins/

TXR – Abstract
https://soundimage.org/txr-abstract/

Don’t forget my 2000+ music and sound effects tracks, too. Free to use with attribution.

Enjoy…and keep being creative!
 
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Man, you guys really are creative, I am learning a lot fto you all. Keep posting!
 
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leopold leo wrote:. . . you guys really are creative . . .

On this thre‍ad, there is only Eric Matyas, producing all these pictures on his own. Yes, he is creative, isn't he.

And welcome to the Ranch
 
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Campbell Ritchie wrote:

leopold leo wrote:. . . you guys really are creative . . .

On this thre‍ad, there is only Eric Matyas, producing all these pictures on his own. Yes, he is creative, isn't he.

And welcome to the Ranch



Thanks, I really appreciate it!  :-)

New images are ready on the following pages:

TXR – Brick – Seamless
https://soundimage.org/txr-brick-seamless/

TXR – Metal – Seamless
https://soundimage.org/txr-metal-seamless/

TXR – Rock/Stone - Seamless
https://soundimage.org/txr-rockstone-seamless/

For those of you using my free music tracks, don’t forget about my super high quality Ogg versions…the sound quality is really amazing…almost as good as WAV files and at a fraction of the size.

Be safe and have a good week.
 
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I hope everyone is safe and healthy. If you have kids (or know someone who does) here's a brand new free resource that I hope is helpful. It's a website for my video learning series, “Dune’s Island.” Within it you can freely access all the episodes, support documentaries and tie-in curriculum (like vocabulary, math problems, writing prompts and more.)

In the coming weeks I’ll be expanding the site with all kinds of cool activities and more documentaries so please be sure to bookmark it. In the meantime, any and all feedback is welcome and very much appreciated. Enjoy and stay safe.

https://www.dunesisland.org/

P.S. Please feel free to share it on social media. Thanks!
 
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I hope everyone is staying safe and healthy…(and not going too crazy from being stuck inside.)

Anyhow, brand new free texture images ready on these pages:

TXR – Abstract
https://soundimage.org/txr-abstract/

TXR – Rock/Stone – Seamless
https://soundimage.org/txr-rockstone-seamless/

More media creators have been asking about my higher quality Ogg music tracks. Please know that I’m in the process of creating them and uploading them to Gumroad, but it’s taking time since there are over 2000 tracks on my site. If you want an Ogg version of a track that isn’t available yet, just email me and I’ll be happy to create it for you and put it on Gumroad.

Be well.
 
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Hi everyone,

Brand new seamless texture images are ready on these pages:

TXR – ABSTRACT

https://soundimage.org/txr-abstract/

TXR – WOOD - SEAMLESS

https://soundimage.org/txr-wood-seamless/

For those of you who are using my music tracks, I had a request last weekend for a bunch of higher quality Ogg versions of my tracks that I hadn’t yet converted, so they are now available if anyone is interested. They are:

Funky Gameplay
Windle Pixel Saves the Day (Looping)
Puzzling Curiosities
Points Tally
Pixelin’ It Around Town
Mysterious Puzzle
Cyber Puzzles
Cryptic Puzzler 2
Arcade Puzzler_v001

They sound great and are a cool way to support my work. :-)
 
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Hi everyone,

It’s been a while…I’ve been super busy with music and other stuff. I’m back to creating images for everyone, though…a bunch of new ones are on these pages…free, as always, to use with attribution:

TXR – ABSTRACT
https://soundimage.org/txr-abstract/

TXR – ALIEN SKINS
https://soundimage.org/txr-alien-skins/

TXR – GLASS
https://soundimage.org/txr-glass/

TXR – ROCK/STONE – FANTASY
https://soundimage.org/txr-rock-stone-fantasy/

Enjoy and stay safe.
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