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

wooden table with latte and open book with glasses

Wooden Table With Latte And Open Book With Glasses


A Flatlay Of Plants Coffee And Open Notebook

A Flatlay Of Plants Coffee And Open Notebook


camera looks down at a persons afternoon summer picnic

Camera Looks Down At A Persons Afternoon Summer Picnic


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


pair of hands hold a big book

Pair Of Hands Hold A Big Book


aged leather-bound book with yellowing pages

Aged Leather-Bound Book With Yellowing Pages


person reads a book sitting in a window alcove

Person Reads A Book Sitting In A Window Alcove


reader traces verse in weathered bible

Reader Traces Verse In Weathered Bible


the side of a large old book showing text

The Side Of A Large Old Book Showing Text


man sits on a rock by the water and reading his book

Man Sits On A Rock By The Water And Reading His Book


novel lays on a pink background with a tulip on side it

Novel Lays On A Pink Background With A Tulip On Side It


person sits on rocks and reads a novel in white shirt

Person Sits On Rocks And Reads A Novel In White Shirt


two people read a book sitting on a couch

Two People Read A Book Sitting On A Couch


flatlay of hardcover books and colorful flowers

Flatlay Of Hardcover Books And Colorful Flowers


woman stands in her kitchen with a book in hand

Woman Stands In Her Kitchen With A Book In Hand


wooden table with a book and drinks

Wooden Table With A Book And Drinks


woman sits at a wooden table and holds a book

Woman Sits At A Wooden Table And Holds A Book


novel lays open on dark blue linen fabric

Novel Lays Open On Dark Blue Linen Fabric


fanned out book pages against a pink background

Fanned Out Book Pages Against A Pink Background


the gilded pages on antique book

The Gilded Pages On Antique Book


a stack of hardcover books outdoors with glasses

A Stack Of Hardcover Books Outdoors With Glasses


flatlay of a open book surrounded by fresh fruit on white silk

Flatlay Of A Open Book Surrounded By Fresh Fruit On White Silk


person in grey sweater holds a book open turning the page

Person In Grey Sweater Holds A Book Open Turning The Page


young girl flipping pages of a book

Young Girl Flipping Pages Of A Book


person holds an interior design book on their lap

Person Holds An Interior Design Book On Their Lap


two people read and watch television

Two People Read And Watch Television


cozied up with a good book

Cozied Up With A Good Book


leather-bound book open on table

Leather-Bound Book Open On Table


photo in first person perspective of a person reading a novel

Photo In First Person Perspective Of A Person Reading A Novel


books bound together with twine on a white cloth

Books Bound Together With Twine On A White Cloth


two hands hold a book open to read

Two Hands Hold A Book Open To Read


woman reading a book while man looks over

Woman Reading A Book While Man Looks Over


two people sit and look at a book

Two People Sit And Look At A Book


close up of a stack of books

Close Up Of A Stack Of Books


upright leatherbound bible

Upright Leatherbound Bible


woman and man share a book

Woman And Man Share A Book


woman reads menu on white adirondack

Woman Reads Menu On White Adirondack


book lays open with a fresh fig resting in the middle

Book Lays Open With A Fresh Fig Resting In The Middle


woman in straw hat on a wooden log reading a book

Woman In Straw Hat On A Wooden Log Reading A Book


person in white stands reading a novel by a brick wall

Person In White Stands Reading A Novel By A Brick Wall


woman reading looks at the camera over her shoulder

Woman Reading Looks At The Camera Over Her Shoulder


a picnic outdoors with a novel fresh figs and chocolate

A Picnic Outdoors With A Novel Fresh Figs And Chocolate


small puppy sits next to a person reading a book

Small Puppy Sits Next To A Person Reading A Book


stack of hardcover books on a red armchair

Stack Of Hardcover Books On A Red Armchair


book lays open next to purple cateye sunglasses

Book Lays Open Next To Purple Cateye Sunglasses


pink tulips on a glass jar on top of a stack of books

Pink Tulips On A Glass Jar On Top Of A Stack Of Books


brown dog curled up on a couch next to a person

Brown Dog Curled Up On A Couch Next To A Person


a person holding an open novel in black and white

A Person Holding An Open Novel In Black And White


small puppy curls up next to person reading

Small Puppy Curls Up Next To Person Reading


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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.