Reading Images and Photos

Looking for reading pictures for your next project? Burst has curated royalty-free photos related to reading. All photos are in HD format and free to download

two sisters reading together

Two Sisters Reading Together


stack of books and candles on a lounge coffee table

Stack Of Books And Candles On A Lounge Coffee Table


sun shining down on a magazine

Sun Shining Down On A Magazine


bed with a novel and mug set on top of the duvet

Bed With A Novel And Mug Set On Top Of The Duvet


close up of a leather bound book

Close Up Of A Leather Bound Book


young girl reads in comfy chair

Young Girl Reads In Comfy Chair


woman reading on park bench

Woman Reading On Park Bench


cozy couch with a blanket and books

Cozy Couch With A Blanket And Books


the gilded pages of an old book

The Gilded Pages Of An Old Book


backpack with books a map and tech falling out of it

Backpack With Books A Map And Tech Falling Out Of It


reader follows the verse in bible

Reader Follows The Verse In Bible


relaxing and reading

Relaxing And Reading


notebook with coffee books and rain

Notebook With Coffee Books And Rain


enjoying a good read on a summer day

Enjoying A Good Read On A Summer Day


crystal glass rests on a open novels spine

Crystal Glass Rests On A Open Novels Spine


black bag lays with items for school falling out of it

Black Bag Lays With Items For School Falling Out Of It


open book with other stationary

Open Book With Other Stationary


sisters sit together reading a book

Sisters Sit Together Reading A Book


torso of a person in white shirt reading a novel

Torso Of A Person In White Shirt Reading A Novel


open novel with a hand on it by dried flowers

Open Novel With A Hand On It By Dried Flowers


young girl reads to her little sister

Young Girl Reads To Her Little Sister


wet glass with a person reading behind it

Wet Glass With A Person Reading Behind It


A Book Laying Open On A Patterned Blanket Under Parasol

A Book Laying Open On A Patterned Blanket Under Parasol


person stands by a brick wall and holds a book open

Person Stands By A Brick Wall And Holds A Book Open


woman reads while seated in the sun

Woman Reads While Seated In The Sun


novel lays open on a blue linen blanket

Novel Lays Open On A Blue Linen Blanket


finger on a large aged book

Finger On A Large Aged Book


flatlay of painting supplies and books with dried flowers

Flatlay Of Painting Supplies And Books With Dried Flowers


hand flips the pages of book

Hand Flips The Pages Of Book


good book giggles

Good Book Giggles


large window with books and tables inside

Large Window With Books And Tables Inside


black bag with school supplies falling out of it

Black Bag With School Supplies Falling Out Of It


person reads a novel and is getting ready to turn the page

Person Reads A Novel And Is Getting Ready To Turn The Page


coffee books and rain is a perfect day

Coffee Books And Rain Is A Perfect Day


Handwritten Cookbook Lays Open To The Cake Section In A Wooden Surface

Handwritten Cookbook Lays Open On A Wooden Surface


man and woman together sitting on grey couch

Man And Woman Together Sitting On Grey Couch


getting into a good book

Getting Into A Good Book


A Flatlay Of Plants Coffee And Open Notebook

A Flatlay Of Plants Coffee And Open Notebook


frame filled with open novels showing their text

Frame Filled With Open Novels Showing Their Text


a yellow-paged copy of shakespeare's king lear in spanish

A Yellow-Paged Copy Of Shakespeare's King Lear In Spanish


flatlay of a picnic in the shadow of a lace umbrella

Flatlay Of A Picnic In The Shadow Of A Lace Umbrella


camera looks down at a persons afternoon summer picnic

Camera Looks Down At A Persons Afternoon Summer Picnic


woman quietly reads a book under a tall tree

Woman Quietly Reads A Book Under A Tall Tree


person reads a book sitting in a window alcove

Person Reads A Book Sitting In A Window Alcove


young and modern woman takes time to read

Young And Modern Woman Takes Time To Read


book lays open with food and drink and a summer hat

Book Lays Open With Food And Drink And A Summer Hat


woman is sitting under a tree reading on a breezy day

Woman Is Sitting Under A Tree Reading On A Breezy Day


female model poses and reads

Female Model Poses And Reads


what's better than a good book

What's Better Than A Good Book


the side of a large old book showing text

The Side Of A Large Old Book Showing Text


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How to find great reading images

There are plenty of times when a project might demand images of someone reading. We learn to read as children as a pathway to knowledge, education, and freedom, and almost all of us read something every single day. This means that there’s ton of great reading pictures available on Burst for you to choose from — it’s just a matter of narrowing in on the perfect photos for you.

Most reading photos will include at least one subject with an open book or device, and this person will have a big impact on the picture’s style. Keep in mind that your audience may consistent of younger readers, as well as older ones. Many readers enjoy using this relaxing technique as light-hearted or calming relief, while others may prefer to read poems, abstract fiction, or the news online. In a professional setting or at college, people may be pictured reading in groups — discussing a topic collaboratively as they learn more about it. Oftentimes however, reading is completely solitary. Many readers prefer to curl up at home or find comfort in a library, a coffee shop, or on public transportation while they browse the internet. You’ll find pics of people reading on the subway as they commute through major cities or celebrating time off work by diving into a good story on the beach. Your options when it comes to finding great pictures of readers are nearly endless.

Explore the content from our Burst contributors until you find just what you were looking for. With thousands of royalty-free HD images, you’ll enjoy scrolling through images of people reading as you reminisce about your own favorite books. Once you find the right photo, you can download it for free and start using it right away — it’s that easy.