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There's lots of awesome models on DA and lots of great places on the web to find pose reference and stock! Here's a little list of some great places to check out for some quality pose reference stock:

:icondaposes:
is a group I founded that accepts submissions of stock photos that are useful for pose reference. To be considered, the model must be wearing form fitting clothing or nude. There are separate folders for nude stock. Watching this group will result in quality pose reference stock appearing in your inbox!

:iconsenshistock:
You are here.

:iconpyjama-cake:
Non-nude female full body

:iconmostlyguystock:
Mostly male, mixed undies and nude. Some fem parts.

:iconimperialstarletstock:
Her gallery is full of great female reference including some wonderful lying, reclining and sitting poses.

:iconmikasorano:
Small but useful gallery of plus size female model in form fitting clothing.

:iconskemmerbjorn:
Male, nude.

:iconszuzi:
has a folder of pole fitness stock photos that are really stunning.

:icondaestock:
has recently started posting a series of images where he's in just some black shorts.  He was already providing amazing action and expressive resources, but this new series is really fantastic for pose reference. There's also some nude stock in the gallery.

:iconnull-entity:
Contains non-nude male stock with some action, and couple (m/f) refs with no nudity.

:iconlalunatique:
mostly full body female, stock is in a folder

:iconrobynrose:
provides some high quality stock photos mainly of herself. Her gallery is very well organized and has a lot of awesome packs available for quick download.

:iconthemalenudestock:
is a fantastic place to go for male nude stock! There's also a ton of images with more than one model.  If you need man on man action, this is the account to visit!

:iconpiratelotus-stock:
has a series called "Melted Wings" which contains really dynamic pose images!

:iconskydancer-stock:
has an MASSIVE gallery, many of the female models are nude and make great pose references! There are also some self portrait pose references in the bearded, wizard type variety. :giggle:

:iconahrum-stock:
has a few male pose reference images in his gallery as well as a ton of head and face references.

:iconkristinkk:
has an amazing assortment of very high quality, professional resources. Some of the models are nude.

:iconjustmeina:
A lot of male reference, mostly pretty classical, nude.

:icontorresadlincdl91:
Has some pose reference folders in this section of her gallery. Be sure to check the subfolders!

:iconkirilee:
Has some form fitting clothed pose stuff in this folder

:iconstockingbird:
Male, nude, full body, as well as face an anatomy

:iconvividlyvictoria:
New and small gallery of female, clothed poses in this folder

SenshiStock Sketch is my web app for randomized SenshiStock poses for gesture and sketching practice. Posemaniacs is a fun site with lots of fantastic poses that you can rotate in a virtual space for reference! Also check out Pixelovely.com for more gesture and sketch practice as well as tutorials.

See also: Find your way around DA #1: Pose ReferencesComing up with interesting, accurate poses for your characters can be difficult. Either they all end up looking the same, or the poses just don't look right. Drawing from a reference is a great way to practice this. Luckily, there are lots of amazing resources available to help you out, both here on DeviantArt and one the big bad WWW. I've listed the ones I know here, so you don't have to do the digging.
- I've picked resources that focus on poses, not on anatomy. This means that the drawn pose references listed here are not necessarily anatomically correct. Though the two are definitely related, to me they're not necessarily the same thing. Your anatomy might be great, but a good pose can really bring your image to life. 
- This journal focuses on humans, not animals. Animal references will be listed in the next journal.
A little guide to the list
Real Life Poses: Stock photographs of real people in various poses, generally against a white backdrop.
Drawn pose stock:&


Feel free to look through the Model Stock I Love folder in my favorites! This is where I tend to collect stock that I find useful for pose reference.

Got any other pose reference resources you think should be listed here? Please let me know!

Happy drawing! :happybounce:

Other great stock accounts on DA that aren't exactly focused on pose ref but are way cool anyway:
:iconaction-stock:  :iconsyccas-stock: :icontanit-isis-stock: :iconfaestock: :iconcharligal-stock: :iconraeyenirael-stock: :icondamselstock::iconmjranum-stock::iconbackward-perspective::danika-stock:
Other places around DA where you can find stock suitable for pose references! Please let me know if you thing someone should be added.

UPDATE 8/29: added :iconmikasorano:, a small but useful gallery with plus size female model in form fitting clothing. And 8/31 Skemmerbjorn, some hands, feet, and male nudes
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:icontanit-isis-stock:
tanit-isis-stock Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2015  Professional Photographer
lovely! thank you :heart:
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Nov 14, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
:highfive:
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:iconcutefluffycat:
CuteFluffyCat Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thankie you! Useful AF. ^^
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
:highfive:
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:iconmastermuffinkitty:
MasterMuffinKitty Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Young male stock was deactivated~ Thank you for the awesome stocks, though!
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
:nuu: It was so good! :crying:
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:iconmastermuffinkitty:
MasterMuffinKitty Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I was really looking forward to seeing what they had~ Oh well, There's a lot of other really good ones! So that's nice~
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
Always sad when one leaves :'(
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:iconrainydayfun:
RainyDayFun Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Awesome!  Thank you!
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Sep 2, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
You're welcome!
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:iconahrum-stock:
Ahrum-Stock Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
:thumbsup:
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
Sorry you guys get tagged every time I update but I like to repost occasionally for the new folks :3
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:iconrkracine:
RKRacine Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
thanks for posting that!
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
:highfive:
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:iconresmensa:
resMENSA Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015
LOL! I just found out... I have a good taste! I used four of these sources (by now). =P

:iconsenshistock:    :icondaestock:    :iconskydancer-stock:    and    :iconjustmeina:
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:iconskydancer-stock:
skydancer-stock Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Professional Photographer
Good taste in deed. and  a fine eye for the fabulous... :D
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
You've been finding great treasures :D
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:iconkaydeeprod:
KayDeeProd Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Hobbyist
Wow thank you for sharing all of this Senshi. Very useful for someone such as me that is still learning how to draw.
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
:highfive:
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:iconrapxic:
rapxic Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Professional Digital Artist
woah , thanks a ton
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
:highfive:
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:iconskydancer-stock:
skydancer-stock Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Professional Photographer
The Power of the POSE! grins.
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
Yaay
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:icontwilightarsis:
TwilightArsis Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you so much! ;u;
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
:highfive:
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:iconpixg:
pixg Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2015
Thanks for this list, these will definitely help.
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
:highfive:
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:icontuesdaynightcompany:
TuesdayNightCompany Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2015
Thank you!
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
:highfive:
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:iconrennalorie:
RennaLorie Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Extremely helpful! Thank you!
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
:highfive:
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:iconsirronix:
SirRonix Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Olha olha lagoliverArtyrie, várias referências pra poses e anatomia Llama Emoji-23 (Shyness) [V1] 
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:iconlagoliver:
lagoliver Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2015  Student Filmographer
ebaaaaa <3 obrigada!!!
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for the links but I'm not seeing pose reference stuff in those galleries. ^__^;
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:iconsirronix:
SirRonix Featured By Owner Sep 1, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Oh no, I'm sorry, those are two of my friends who decided to mark them to see your publication Um 
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Sep 1, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
Ohhh haha I see! The translation wasn't that great :D
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:iconsirronix:
SirRonix Featured By Owner Sep 1, 2015  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
No problem. And thank you for the amazing list.
It will be very useful for everyone Huggle! 
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Sep 1, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
:hug:
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:icontenchibaka:
tenchibaka Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2015
this guy has great photos and stock

skemmerbjorn.deviantart.com/
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
oo thanks!
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:icontenchibaka:
tenchibaka Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2015
yup (also, remember how no ma stock provider was getting back to me? well five did in about a three-day time hahaha)
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
that's good!! :D
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:iconprincessfromthesky:
princessfromthesky Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanks for adding mine ^_^
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
I hope lots of people use it!
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:iconnull-entity:
Null-Entity Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
Hey thanks for the add/mention Sakky :hug:
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
:hug:
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:iconlordmetaknight:
lordmetaknight Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2015
Ahhh, thank you! This is super helpful <3
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:iconsenshistock:
SenshiStock Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2015  Hobbyist Photographer
:highfive:
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:icontenchibaka:
tenchibaka Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2015
any suggestions for stack that allows mature content AND commercial use? i can only find one, the other, or neither x______x though i guess i have only been looking for about two hours which is not long but even so
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